Blackout (TCG)

Blackout redirects here. If you were looking for the condition from the video games, see Black out.
If you were looking for the glitch screen, see Glitch screen → Blackout.

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Box art
Expansion Base Set
Release date January 9, 1999
Types used WaterFighting
Coin Wizards Silver Chansey Coin.png

The Blackout Theme Deck from the Base Set of the Pokémon Trading Card Game predominantly focuses on Water-type and Fighting-type Pokémon. Each Theme Deck is packaged with a 60-card deck, damage counters, a custom coin, a rulebook, and a card list.


Leave your rivals in the dark as you destroy their energy with the Fighting and Water Pokémon in this "Blackout" deck!

Deck list

Quantity Card Type Rarity
Super Energy Removal T  
PlusPower T  
Professor Oak T  
Gust of Wind T  
Energy Removal T  
16× Fighting Energy   E
12× Water Energy   E

In other languages

Language Title
Mandarin Chinese 威力掃蕩
  Dutch Blackout
  French Blackout
  German Blackout
  Italian Buio Totale
  Brazilian Portuguese Blecaute
  Spanish Apagón

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Pokémon Trading Card Game expansions and releases
Bold indicates a main expansion. Italics indicate a special set. Releases that are entirely composed of prints from other releases are small.
Original Series
Wizards Black Star Promos
Pokémon Demo GameTrainer Deck ATrainer Deck B
Base Set: 2-Player Starter SetOvergrowthZap!BrushfireBlackout
Jungle: Power ReserveWater Blast
Fossil: BodyGuardLockDown
Base Set 2: 2-Player CD-ROM Starter SetGrass ChopperHot WaterLightning BugPsych Out
Team Rocket: DevastationTrouble
Gym Heroes: BrockMistyLt. SurgeErika
Pikachu World Collection 2000
Gym Challenge: SabrinaKogaBlaineGiovanni
Original Era
Unnumbered Promotional cards
Expansion Pack: Starter Deck
Pokémon Jungle
Mystery of the Fossils
Rocket Gang
Expansion Sheet 1Nivi City GymHanada City GymExpansion Sheet 2Kuchiba City GymTamamushi City Gym
Leaders' Stadium
Expansion Sheet 3Quick Starter Gift SetYamabuki City GymGuren Town Gym
Challenge from the Darkness
Southern IslandsIntro Pack