Meowth (Expedition 121)

ニャース Nyarth
Illus. Hironobu Yoshida
Evolution stage Basic Pokémon
Card name Meowth
Type Colorless
HP 50
retreat cost
English expansion Expedition Base Set
Rarity Common
English card no. 121/165
Japanese expansion Base Expansion Pack
Japanese rarity Common
Japanese card no. 029/128
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Meowth.

Meowth (Japanese: ニャース Nyarth) is a Colorless-type Basic Pokémon card. It is part of the Expedition Base Set.

Card text

  Double Scratch
Flip 2 coins. This attack does 10 damage times the number of heads.
   Pay Day
Flip a coin. If heads, draw a card.

e-Reader data

This card's ID is B-26-#. The short strip contains Pokédex information, a brief card summary, and information on the content of the long strip.

Pokédex data

Meowth - Scratchcat Pokémon
No. Height Weight
052 1'04" (0.4 m) 9.0 lbs. (4.2 kg)
Pokédex entry
It loves things that sparkle. When it sees a shiny object, the gold coin on its head shines too.
まぶしく ひかるものが だいすき。 ひかるものを みつけたとき なぜか ひたいのこばんも かがやく。

Construction: Melody Box

The long strip contains sound data for the Construction: Melody Box application.



Double Scratch is a variant of Scratch, a move in the Pokémon games that Meowth can learn. Pay Day is also a move in the games that Meowth can learn. The Japanese name of the attack uses the Hiragana ねこ rather than the Katakana ネコ used in the video games. This card's e-Reader Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Crystal.

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