Raichu (EX Team Magma vs Team Aqua 13)

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ライチュウ Raichu
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Evolution stage
Stage 1 Pokémon
Evolves from Pikachu
Card name Raichu
Type Lightning
Hit Points 80
retreat cost
English expansion EX Team Magma vs Team Aqua
Rarity Rare
English card no. 13/95
Japanese expansion ADV-P Promotional cards
Japanese card no. 058/ADV-P
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Raichu.

Raichu (Japanese: ライチュウ Raichu) is a Lightning-type Stage 1 Pokémon card. It is part of the EX Team Magma vs Team Aqua expansion.

Card text

LightningColorless Spark
Does 10 damage to 2 of your opponent's Benched Pokémon (1 if there is only 1). (Don't apply Weakness and Resistance for Benched Pokémon.)
LightningLightningColorless Kerzap
Flip a coin. If heads, this attack does 40 damage plus 40 more damage and discard all Lightning Energy cards attached to Raichu.

e-Reader data

This card's ID is M-70-#. The Dot Code strip contains Pokédex information, a TCG glossary snippet, and a brief area summary for Pokémon Ruby and Sapphire.

Pokédex data

Raichu - Mouse Pokémon
No. Height Weight
157 2'07" (0.8 m) 66.0 lbs. (30.0 kg)
Pokédex entry
This Pokémon exudes a weak electrical charge from all over its body that makes it take on a slight glow in darkness. Raichu searches for electricity by planting its tail in the ground.

Release information

This card was released in the English EX Team Magma vs Team Aqua expansion, first originating as one of the Japanese ADV-P Promotional cards. In Japan, this card was released through a Meiji Chocolate campaign in February 2004.



Spark is a move in the Pokémon games, though Raichu could not learn it by any means prior to Generation VI. Kerzap is an attack that first appeared on Lt. Surge's Raichu from Gym Challenge, although its Japanese name is different. This card's e-Reader Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Sapphire.

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