Lt. Surge's Pikachu (Gym Challenge 84)

Lt. Surge's Pikachu LV.10
マチスのピカチュウ Matisse's Pikachu
Illus. Atsuko Nishida
Evolution stage Basic Pokémon
Card name Lt. Surge's Pikachu
Type Lightning
HP 40
retreat cost
English expansion Gym Challenge
Rarity Common
English card no. 84/132
Japanese expansion Leaders' Stadium
Japanese rarity Common
Japanese Theme Deck Kuchiba City Gym
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Pikachu.

Lt. Surge's Pikachu (Japanese: マチスのピカチュウ Matisse's Pikachu) is a Lightning-type Basic Pokémon card. It was first released as part of the Gym Challenge expansion.

Card text

   Quick Attack
Flip a coin. If heads, this attack does 10 damage plus 20 more damage; if tails, this attack does 10 damage.

Pokédex data

Pikachu - Mouse Pokémon
No. Height Weight
025 1'4" (0.4 m) 13 lbs. (6 kg)

Release information

In Japan, this card was released in the Kuchiba City Gym Theme Deck. It was later released in the Gym Challenge expansion, having been previously reprinted in the Japanese Leaders' Stadium expansion.



Gym Leader Lt. Surge owns a Pikachu that knows Quick Attack in Pokémon Red and Blue. Quick Attack is a move in the Pokémon games that Pikachu can learn.

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