Kabutops ex (EX Sandstorm 97)

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Kabutops ex
カブトプスex Kabutopsex
Illus. Ryo Ueda
Evolution stage
Stage 1 Pokémon
Evolves from Kabuto
Card name Kabutops ex
Type Water
HP 150
Grass Lightning
retreat cost
English expansion EX Sandstorm
Rarity Rare Holo ex
English card no. 97/100
Japanese expansion Magma VS Aqua: Two Ambitions
Japanese rarity Rare Holo ex
Japanese card no. 026/080
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Kabutops.

Kabutops ex (Japanese: カブトプス ex Kabutops ex) is a Water-type Stage 2 Pokémon-ex card. It is part of the EX Sandstorm expansion.

Card text

When Pokémon-ex has been Knocked Out, your opponent takes 2 Prize cards.
Colorless Hydrocutter [create category]
Flip a number of coins equal to the amount of Energy attached to Kabutops ex. This attack does 40 damage times the number of heads. You can't flip more than 3 coins in this way.
FightingFightingColorlessColorless Spiral Drain
Remove 2 damage counters from Kabutops ex (remove 1 if there is only 1).

Release information

This card is one of the 46 cards first released in September 2003 in the English EX Sandstorm expansion before the release of their Japanese prints. The Japanese print was later released on October 24 in the Magma VS Aqua: Two Ambitions expansion.



Spiral Drain is an attack that first appeared on Butterfree from Expedition Base Set.

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