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Melmetal-GX (SM Promo 178)

Melmetal GX  
メルメタルGX MelmetalGX
Metal
MelmetalGXSMPromo178.jpg
Regular print
Illus. PLANETA Otani
Evolution stage
808
Stage 1 Pokémon
Evolves from Meltan
Card name Melmetal-GX
Type Metal
Hit Points 220
weakness
Fire×2
resistance
Psychic-20
retreat cost
  
  
English expansion SM Black Star Promos
English card no. SM178
Japanese expansion SM-P Promotional cards
Japanese card no. 285/SM-P
Japanese expansion Tag All Stars
Japanese rarity SR
Japanese card no. 184/173
Japanese expansion Tag All Stars
Japanese rarity HR
Japanese card no. 217/173
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Melmetal.

MelmetalGX (Japanese: メルメタルGX MelmetalGX) is a Metal-type Stage 1 Pokémon-GX card. It was first released as one of the SM Black Star Promos.

Contents

Card text

Ability
Hard Coat
ハードコート
 
This Pokémon takes 30 less damage from attacks (after applying Weakness and Resistance).
ColorlessColorlessColorlessColorless Metal Blast
メタルブラスト
110+
This attack does 20 more damage times the amount of Metal Energy attached to this Pokémon.
Metal Iron Force-GX
パンツァーフォースGX
Attach any number of Metal Energy cards from your discard pile to this Pokémon. (You can't use more than 1 GX attack in a game.)
809
When your Pokémon-GX is Knocked Out, your opponent takes 2 Prize cards.


Release information

This card was included in the Melmetal-GX Box as one of the SM Black Star Promos, released February 1, 2019. A Jumbo version was also included in the box. In Japan, this card was 1 of 2 SM-P Promotional cards available in the Melmetal Metal Set, released on January 11, 2019. It features artwork by PLANETA Otani. A Full Art print and a Secret print were later included in the Japanese Tag All Stars subset. Both prints feature artwork by sadaji.

Gallery

MelmetalGXSMPromo178.jpg
Regular print
Illus. PLANETA Otani
MelmetalGXTagAllStars184.jpg
Full Art print
Illus. sadaji
MelmetalGXTagAllStars217.jpg
Secret print
Illus. sadaji
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
RioluDiamondPearl61.jpg
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori


Trivia

Origin

Metal Blast is an attack that first appeared on Magnezone from Diamond & Pearl.


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