Ninetales (Base Set 12)

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Ninetales LV.32
キュウコン Kyukon
Team Plasma
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Evolution stage
037 Stage 1 Pokémon
Evolves from Vulpix
Card name Ninetales
Type Fire
Hit Points 80
retreat cost
English expansion Base Set
Rarity Rare Holo
English card no. 12/102
Japanese expansion Expansion Pack
Japanese rarity Rare Holo
Expansion Base Set 2
Rarity Rare Holo
English card no. 13/130
Card GB set Mystery
Card GB ID C12
Card GB 2 set Beginning Pokémon
Card GB 2 ID A15
Japanese expansion Pokémon Web
Japanese rarity Rare
Japanese card no. 034/048
Expansion Legendary Collection
Rarity Rare Holo
English card no. 17/110
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Ninetales.

Ninetales (Japanese: キュウコン Kyukon) is a Fire-type Stage 1 Pokémon card. It was first released as part of the Base Set.

Card text

ColorlessColorless Lure
If your opponent has any Benched Pokémon, choose 1 of them and switch it with the Defending Pokémon.
FireFireFireFire Fire Blast
Discard 1 Fire Energy card attached to Ninetales in order to use this attack.

Pokédex data

Ninetales - Fox Pokémon
No. Height Weight
038 3'7" (1.1 m) 44 lbs. (19.9 kg)
Pokédex entry
Very smart and very vengeful. Grabbing one of its many tails could result in a 1,000-year curse.

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, as a non-holographic card in the Japanese Pokémon Web set, and again in the English Legendary Collection expansion.


A small number of these cards lack Fire Blast's base damage.


Fire Blast is a move in the Pokémon games that Ninetales 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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