Arceus (Arceus AR8)

Arceus LV.100
アルセウス Arceus
Illus. Hajime Kusajima
Evolution stage Basic Pokémon
Card name Arceus
Type Fighting
HP 80
retreat cost
English expansion Arceus
Rarity Rare Holo
English card no. AR8
Japanese expansion Advent of Arceus
Japanese rarity Rare Holo
Japanese card no. 058/090
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Arceus.

Arceus (Japanese: アルセウス Arceus) is a Fighting-type Basic Pokémon card. It is part of the Arceus expansion.

Card text

You may have as many of this card in your deck as you like.
    Break Ground
Does 10 damage to each of your Benched Pokémon. (Don't apply Weakness and Resistance for Benched Pokémon.)

Pokédex data

Arceus - Alpha Pokémon
No. Height Weight
493 10'06" (3.2 m) 705.5 lbs. (320.0 kg)
Pokédex entry
It is said to have emerged from an egg in a place where there was nothing, then shaped the world.
なにも ない ばしょに あった タマゴのなかから すがたを あらわし せかいを うみだしたと されている。



Given Arceus's coloring and weakness, this card depicts Arceus holding the Earth Plate. Interestingly, this makes it the only card in the Arceus subset whose TCG type (Fighting) does not directly correspond to its video game type (Ground). This card's Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Platinum.

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