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Whimsicott (Emerging Powers 12)

エルフーン Elfuun
Team Plasma
Illus. Mizue
Evolution stage
546 Stage 1 Pokémon
Evolves from Cottonee
Card name Whimsicott
Type Grass
Hit Points 80
retreat cost
English expansion Emerging Powers
Rarity Rare
English card no. 12/98
Japanese expansion BW-P Promotional cards
Japanese card no. 060/BW-P
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Whimsicott.

Whimsicott (Japanese: エルフーン Elfuun) is a Grass-type Stage 1 Pokémon card. It is part of the Emerging Powers expansion.

Card text

Colorless Encore
Choose 1 of the Defending Pokémon's attacks. During your opponent's next turn, that Pokémon can use only that attack.
GrassGrass U-turn
Switch this Pokémon with 1 of your Benched Pokémon.

Pokédex data

Whimsicott - Windveiled Pokémon
No. Height Weight
547 2'04" (0.7 m) 14.6 lbs. (6.6 kg)
Pokédex entry
Riding whirlwinds, they appear. These Pokémon sneak through gaps into houses and cause all sorts of mischief.
つむじかぜに のって あらわれる。 すきまから いえに はいりこみ いたずらを していく ポケモン。

Release information

This card is one of the 22 cards first released in August 2011 in the English Emerging Powers expansion before the release of their Japanese prints. The Japanese print was released in September 2011 as one of the BW-P Promotional cards for the Bandai Pokémon Kids Special toy promotion.



Encore and U-turn are both moves in the Pokémon games that Whimsicott can learn. This card's Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon White.

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