This card was included in the Diamond & Pearl expansion with artwork by Ken Sugimori, first released in the Japanese Space-Time Creation expansion. It was reprinted in POP Series 6 with different artwork by Kagemaru Himeno. The Japanese version was available as part of the Trade Please DP event held at venues hosting the 25th Next Generation World Hobby Fair in January and February 2007. Visitors could trade any 1 Pokémon card (including International cards and Japanese cards with a classic reverse) with attendants present at the Pokémon booth for 1 of 8 promotional cards at random. Promotional cards, Trainer cards, and Energy cards were specifically excluded from the trade. It was reprinted again as one of the DP Black Star Promos with different artwork by Kagemaru Himeno, released in September 2007 as one of two cards available in the Mysterious Treasures Two Pack Blisters. The Japanese version was released through a Meiji Chocolate promotion in February 2007.