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Tangela (Base Set 66)

Tangela LV.8
モンジャラ Monjara
Team Plasma
Illus. Mitsuhiro Arita
Evolution stage Basic Pokémon
Card name Tangela
Type Grass
Hit Points 50
retreat cost
English expansion Base Set
Rarity Common
English card no. 66/102
Japanese expansion Expansion Pack
Japanese rarity Common
Expansion Base Set 2
Rarity Common
English card no. 96/130
Card GB set Laboratory
Card GB ID D11
Card GB 2 set Beginning Pokémon
Card GB 2 ID A10
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Tangela.

Tangela (Japanese: モンジャラ Monjara) is a Grass-type Basic Pokémon card. It was first released as part of the Base Set.

Card text

GrassColorless Bind
Flip a coin. If heads, the Defending Pokémon is now Paralyzed.
GrassGrassGrass Poisonpowder
The Defending Pokémon is now Poisoned.

Pokédex data

Tangela - Vine Pokémon
No. Height Weight
114 3'3" (1.0 m) 77 lbs. (35.0 kg)
Pokédex entry
Its whole body is swathed with wide vines that are similar to seaweed. These vines shake as it walks.

Release information

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



Bind and PoisonPowder are both moves in the Pokémon games that Tangela can learn. This card's English Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Red and Blue, though it is slightly reworded. The Japanese entry comes from Pokémon Red and Green.

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