Alakazam (Base Set 1)

Alakazam LV.42
フーディン Foodin
Team Plasma
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Evolution stage
064 Stage 2 Pokémon
Evolves from Kadabra
Card name Alakazam
Type Psychic
Hit Points 80
retreat cost
English expansion Base Set
Rarity Rare Holo
English card no. 1/102
Japanese expansion Expansion Pack
Japanese rarity Rare Holo
Expansion Base Set 2
Rarity Rare Holo
English card no. 1/130
Card GB set Mystery
Card GB ID C35
Card GB 2 set Island of Fossil
Card GB 2 ID C40
Expansion Legendary Collection
Rarity Rare Holo
English card no. 1/110
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Alakazam.

Alakazam (Japanese: フーディン Foodin) is a Psychic-type Stage 2 Pokémon card. It was first released as part of the Base Set.

Card text

Pokémon Power:
Damage Swap
As often as you like during your turn (before your attack), you may move 1 damage counter from 1 of your Pokémon to another as long as you don't Knock Out that Pokémon. This power can't be used if Alakazam is Asleep, Confused, or Paralyzed.
PsychicPsychicPsychic Confuse Ray
Flip a coin. If heads, the Defending Pokémon is now Confused.

Pokédex data

Alakazam - Psi Pokémon
No. Height Weight
065 4'11" (1.5 m) 106 lbs. (48.0 kg)
Pokédex entry
Its brain can outperform a supercomputer. Its intelligence quotient is said to be 5000.

Release information

This card was released in the Base Set, first originating from the Japanese Expansion Pack. It was reprinted in the English Base Set 2 and Legendary Collection expansions.



Confuse Ray is a move in the Pokémon games; however, Alakazam cannot learn it. This card's English Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Red and Blue, though it is slightly reworded. The Japanese entry comes from Pokémon Red and Green.

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