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Haunter (Base Set 29)

Haunter LV.22
ゴースト Ghost
Team Plasma
Illus. Keiji Kinebuchi
Evolution stage
092 Stage 1 Pokémon
Evolves from Gastly
Card name Haunter
Type Psychic
Hit Points 60
retreat cost
English expansion Base Set
Rarity Uncommon
English card no. 29/102
Japanese expansion Expansion Pack
Japanese rarity Uncommon
Expansion Base Set 2
Rarity Uncommon
English card no. 43/130
Card GB set Evolution
Card GB ID B35
Card GB 2 set Beginning Pokémon
Card GB 2 ID A40
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Haunter.

Haunter (Japanese: ゴースト Ghost) is a Psychic-type Stage 1 Pokémon card. It was first released as part of the Base Set.

Card text

Psychic Hypnosis
The Defending Pokémon is now Asleep.
PsychicPsychic Dream Eater
You can't use this attack unless the Defending Pokémon is Asleep.

Pokédex data

Haunter - Gas Pokémon
No. Height Weight
093 5'3" (1.6 m) 0.2 lbs. (0.1 kg)
Pokédex entry
Because of its ability to slip through block walls, it is said to be from another dimension.

Release information

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



Hypnosis and Dream Eater are both moves in the Pokémon games that Haunter can learn. This card's English Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Red and Blue, whereas the Japanese entry comes from Pokémon Red and Green.

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