Ampharos (Steam Siege 40)

デンリュウ Denryu
Illus. Kanako Eo
Evolution stage
Stage 2 Pokémon
Evolves from Flaaffy
Card name Ampharos
Type Lightning
HP 140
retreat cost
English expansion Steam Siege
Rarity Rare Holo
English card no. 40/114
Japanese expansion Cruel Traitor
Japanese rarity R
Japanese card no. 019/054
Japanese expansion XY-P Promotional cards
Japanese card no. 269/XY-P
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Ampharos.

Ampharos (Japanese: デンリュウ Denryu) is a Lightning-type Stage 2 Pokémon card. It is part of the Steam Siege expansion.

Card text

Shocking Light
Once during your turn (before your attack), you may put 3 damage counters on 1 of your opponent's Pokémon-EX.
Flip a coin. If heads, this attack does 40 more damage. If tails, your opponent's Active Pokémon is now Paralyzed.

Pokédex data

Ampharos - Light Pokémon
No. Height Weight
181 4'07" (1.4 m) 135.6 lbs. (61.5 kg)
Pokédex entry
The tail's tip shines brightly and can be seen from far away. It acts as a beacon for lost people.
シッポのさきが ひかりかがやく。 ひかりは はるか とおくまで とどき まよったものの みちしるべとなる。

Release information

This card was released in the English Steam Siege expansion, originating from the Japanese Cruel Traitor expansion. It was reprinted as one of the XY-P Promotional cards in Japan, available as part of a Pokémon Center promotion, which ran from July 23, 2016 for as long as stocks lasted. Customers who purchased at least 5 booster packs from participating Pokémon Centers, Pokémon Stores, and Pokémon Store Outlets were given 1 or 5 possible promotional cards. This print features the Pokémon Center logo.



This card's Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Y.

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