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Mew (Wizards Promo 8)

Mew LV.23
ミュウ Mew
Team Plasma
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Evolution stage Basic Pokémon
Card name Mew
Type Psychic
Hit Points 50
retreat cost
Expansion Wizards Black Star Promos
English card no. 8
English expansion Wizards Black Star Promos
English card no. 9
Japanese expansion Mystery of the Fossils
Japanese rarity Rare Holo
Card GB set Mystery
Card GB ID C37
Card GB 2 set Psychic Battle
Card GB 2 ID D37
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Mew.

Mew (Japanese: ミュウ Mew) is a Psychic-type Basic Pokémon card. It was released as a promotional card.

Card text

Does 10 damage times the number of Energy cards attached to the Defending Pokémon.
Devolution Beam
Choose an evolved Pokémon (your own or your opponent's). Return the highest Stage Evolution card on that Pokémon to its player's hand. That Pokémon is no longer Asleep, Confused, Paralyzed, or Poisoned, or anything else that might be the result of an attack (just as if you had evolved it).

Pokédex data

Mew - New Species Pokémon
No. Height Weight
151 1'04" (0.4 m) 9.0 lbs. (4 kg)
Pokédex entry
So rare that it is still said to be a mirage by many experts. Only a few people have seen it worldwide.

Release information

This card was released as one of the Wizards Black Star Promos, originating from the Japanese Mystery of the Fossils expansion. The English print became available at Pokémon Trading Card Game leagues as a Non Holofoil card on January 8, 2000. A Holofoil Mew card, with the same artwork, became available in April 2000.



Psywave is a move in the Pokémon games that Mew can learn via TM in Generation I. This card's Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Red and Blue.

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