Cloyster (Fusion Strike 51)

パルシェン Parshen
Illus. nagimiso
Evolution stage
Stage 1 Pokémon
Evolves from Shellder
Card name Cloyster
Type Water
HP 130
retreat cost
English expansion Fusion Strike
Rarity Rare
English card no. 051/264
Japanese expansion Blue Sky Stream
Japanese rarity U
Japanese card no. 019/067
Japanese Deck Start Deck 100
Japanese card no. 079/414
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Cloyster.

Cloyster (Japanese: パルシェン Parshen) is a Water-type Stage 1 Pokémon card. It was first released as part of the Fusion Strike expansion.

Card text

Shell Armor
This Pokémon takes 30 less damage from attacks (after applying Weakness and Resistance).
   Aqua Split
This attack also does 30 damage to 2 of your opponent's Benched Pokémon. (Don't apply Weakness and Resistance for Benched Pokémon.)

Pokédex data

Cloyster - Bivalve Pokémon
No. Height Weight
091 4'11" (1.5 m) 292.1 lbs. (132.5 kg)
Pokédex entry
Once it slams its shell shut, it is impossible to open, even by those with superior strength.
いちど 殻を 閉じてしまうと どんな 怪力の 持ち主でも 開けることは 不可能だ。

Release information

This card was included in the Fusion Strike expansion, first released in the Japanese Blue Sky Stream expansion. It was reprinted in the Japanese Start Deck 100.



Shell Armor is an Ability in the Pokémon games that Cloyster can have. Aqua Split is an attack that first appeared on Milotic from Dragon Majesty. This card's Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Shield.

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