This card was first released in Japan as one of the DPt-P Promotional cards awarded to players who participated in the season's Gym Challenge for the Advent of Arceus expansion held in June 2009. This print has a graphic covering Ponyta's Ascension attack, which was revealed upon its actual release. It was later included in the English Arceus expansion, first released in the Japanese Advent of Arceus expansion.
The Japanese promotional prints of this card and Porygon-Z were the first cards to be printed featuring a graphic hiding an attack. The graphic displays the release date and set logo of Advent of Arceus.
This card's Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Platinum.