Shining Mew (CoroCoro promo)

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Shining Mew LV.24
ひかるミュウ Shining Mew
Illus. Hironobu Yoshida
Evolution stage Basic Pokémon
Card name Shining Mew
Type Psychic
HP 50
retreat cost
Japanese expansion Unnumbered Promotional cards
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Mew.

Shining Mew (Japanese: ひかるミュウ Shining Mew) is a Psychic-type Basic Pokémon card. It is one of the Unnumbered Promotional cards.

Card text

You can't have more than 1 Shining Mew in your deck.
Lightning Flash Search
Look at the top 3 cards from your deck. Choose 1 card from those cards, show it to your opponent, then put it into your hand. Shuffle the rest into your deck.
PsychicFire Mystic Fire
Discard 1 Fire Energy card attached to Shining Mew in order to flip a coin. If heads, the Defending Pokémon is now Confused. If tails, the Defending Pokémon is now Asleep. If you can't discard Energy cards, this attack does nothing (not even damage).

Pokédex data

Mew - New Species Pokémon
No. Height Weight
151 1'4" (0.4 m) 9 lbs. (4 kg)
Pokédex entry

Release information

In Japan, this card was available as an Unnumbered Promotional card on an insert in the May 2001 issue of CoroCoro Comic, released on April 15, 2001.


  • This card features the Darkness, and to Light... symbol, indicating that it is a promotional addition to the Japanese expansion. It is Cosmos Holofoil, unlike the Shining Pokémon included in the expansion, which have an embossed foil treatment.
  • The text on the bottom of the card border reads: "CoroCoro Comic May issue bonus card."


This card features the Shiny version of Mew. Mystic Fire is an Accessory that can be obtained from the Massage Girl in the Pokémon games. This card's Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Gold.

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