Max Potion (Emerging Powers 94)

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Trainer Item
Max Potion
まんたんのくすり Tank-Filling Medicine
Team Plasma
Team Flare TCG logo.png
FLARE
MaxPotionPlasmaFreeze121.jpg
Plasma Freeze print
Illus. 5ban Graphics
English expansion Emerging Powers
Rarity Uncommon
English card no. 94/98
Japanese expansion Black Collection
Japanese Rarity U
Japanese card no. 051/053
Japanese expansion BW-P Promotional cards
Japanese Deck Kit Master Deck Build Box EX
Japanese card no. 035/046
English expansion Plasma Freeze
Rarity Rare Secret
English card no. 121/116
Japanese expansion Thunder Knuckle
Japanese Rarity UR
Japanese card no. 058/051
Expansion BREAKpoint
Rarity Uncommon
English card no. 103/122
Japanese Deck Golduck BREAK + Palkia-EX Combo Deck
Japanese card no. 012/016
Japanese expansion XY-P Promotional cards

Max Potion (Japanese: まんたんのくすり Tank-Filling Medicine) is an Item card. It was first released as part of the Emerging Powers expansion.

Card text

All prints
AceSpec.png You can't have more than 1 ACE SPEC card in your deck.
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Heal all damage from 1 of your Pokémon. Then, discard all Energy attached to that Pokémon.
 
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.
You may play as many Item cards as you like during your turn (before your attack).


Release information

This card was included in the English Emerging Powers expansion, first released in the Japanese Black Collection. In Japan, an unnumbered mirror foil BW-P Promotional version of this card was awarded to participants of the World Challenge Tournament event held over the course of Battle Carnival 2012 Spring who managed to reach the 'Premier Stage'. In order to reach the 'Premier Stage', players had to win three consecutive battles in the initial 'Challenge Stage'. The Battle Carnival took place at the Sendai Sun Plaza, Sendai on May 3, 2012; at Pacifico Yokohama, Yokohama on May 12 and 13, 2012; at Port Messe Nagoya, Nagoya on May 20, 2012; and at Intex Osaka, Osaka on June 3, 2012. It was reprinted again in Japan as part of the Master Deck Build Box EX, released on September 14, 2012. It was released in the English Plasma Freeze expansion, originating from the Thunder Knuckle expansion, as an Ultra-Rare Secret card with new artwork by the same artist.

During the XY BREAK Series, Max Potion was printed with new artwork by Toyste Beach, in the English BREAKpoint expansion, first originating from the Japanese Golduck BREAK + Palkia-EX Combo Deck on October 9, 2015. This print was also released as an unnumbered Mirror Holofoil XY-P Promotional card during Battle Festa 2015, awarded to those who record three wins in either the morning or afternoon session of the Victory Battle event at each venue. Battle Festa 2015 was held at four locations across Japan: Hiroshima Prefectural Industrial Exhibition Hall, Hiroshima on November 3, 2015; Pacifico Yokohama, Yokohama on November 7, 2015; Intex Osaka, Osaka on November 15, 2015; and Nagoya Trade & Industry Center, Nagoya on November 29, 2015. The XY-P Promotional print features the Battle Festa 2015 logo.

Gallery

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Emerging Powers print
Illus. 5ban Graphics
MaxPotionPlasmaFreeze121.jpg
Plasma Freeze print
Illus. 5ban Graphics
MaxPotionComboDeck12.jpg
BREAKpoint print
Illus. Toyste Beach
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori


Trivia

This card's effect matches that of Pokémon Nurse, a card previously released in the Expedition Base Set, although this card is an Item card rather than a Supporter card.

Origin

Max Potion is a healing item in the Pokémon games that was introduced in Pokémon Red and Blue.


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