Item Finder (Base Set 74)

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Item Finder
ダウジングマシーン Dowsing Machine
Team Plasma
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Illus. Keiji Kinebuchi
English expansion Base Set
Rarity Rare
English card no. 74/102
Japanese expansion Expansion Pack
Japanese Rarity Rare
Expansion Base Set 2
Rarity Rare
English card no. 103/130
Card GB set Colosseum
Card GB ID A47
Card GB 2 set Island of Fossil
Card GB 2 ID C54

Item Finder (Japanese: ダウジングマシーン Dowsing Machine) is a Trainer card. It was first released as part of the Base Set.

Card text

All prints
AceSpec.png You can't have more than 1 ACE SPEC card in your deck.
Discard 2 of the other cards from your hand in order to put a Trainer card from your discard pile into your hand.
Do Nothing  
At the beginning of your turn, flip a coin. If heads, you can do nothing during your turn. If tails, your opponent can do nothing during his or her next turn.

Release information

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


  • This card's Japanese and English names are both the same as the item in the games, but spelled differently. The Japanese card is named ダウジングマシーン as opposed to ダウジングマシン, and the English card is named Item Finder as opposed to Itemfinder. The card Dowsing Machine was later released with the same effect as this card and the same name as the item in the games.
  • This card's effect is similar to Junk Arm, released in the Triumphant expansion.


An Itemfinder is a key item in the Pokémon games.

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