Lugia (Neo Genesis 9)

Lugia LV.45
ルギア Lugia
Illus. Hironobu Yoshida
Evolution stage Basic Pokémon
Card name Lugia
Type Colorless
HP 90
retreat cost
English expansion Neo Genesis
Rarity Rare Holo
English card no. 9/111
Japanese expansion Gold, Silver, to a New World...
Japanese rarity Rare Holo
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Lugia.

Lugia (Japanese: ルギア Lugia) is a Colorless-type Basic Pokémon card. It is part of the Neo Genesis expansion.

Card text

    Elemental Blast
Discard a   Energy card, a   Energy card, and a   Energy card attached to Lugia in order to use this attack.

Pokédex data

Lugia - Diving Pokémon
No. Height Weight
249 17'1" (5.2 m) 476 lbs. (216 kg)
Pokédex entry
It is said that it quietly spends its time deep at the bottom of the sea because its powers are too strong.


This card's attack was the first in the TCG that required three different kinds of Energy to use.


Elemental Blast is a direct reference to Lugia's role as the master of the Legendary birds, requiring one Energy each of Articuno, Zapdos, and Moltres's TCG types to use. This card's Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Gold.

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