Metapod (Vending S1)

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Metapod LV.20
トランセル Transel
Grass
MetapodVendingS1.jpg
Illus. Aya Kusube
Evolution stage
010
Stage 1 Pokémon
Evolves from Caterpie
Card name Metapod
Type Grass
HP 70
weakness
Fire×2
resistance
None
retreat cost
  
Japanese expansion Expansion Sheet 1
Japanese rarity Uncommon
Japanese Deck Kit Quick Starter Gift Set
Japanese Deck Green Deck
Card GB 2 set Psychic Battle
Card GB 2 rarity Uncommon
Card GB 2 ID D02
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Metapod.

Metapod (Japanese: トランセル Transel) is a Grass-type Stage 1 Pokémon card. It was first released as part of Expansion Sheet 1.

Card text

Pokémon Power:
Green Shield
グリーンシールド
 
As long as Metapod is in play, ignore Weakness when any of your   Pokémon are damaged. This power stops working while Metapod is Asleep, Confused, or Paralyzed.
   Mysterious Powder
ふしぎなこな
20
Flip a coin. If heads, the Defending Pokémon is now Confused.


Pokédex data

Metapod - Cocoon Pokémon
No. Height Weight
011 2'4" (0.7 m) 22 lbs. (9.9 kg)
Pokédex entry
カラが固くなる前に、強い衝撃を受けると、中身が出てしまうので注意。


Release information

In Japan, this card was first available as a glossy card on sheet four of Expansion Sheet 1. It was reprinted as a non-glossy card in the Green Deck of the Quick Starter Gift Set.

Gallery

GB2 Psychic Battle sprite
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori


Trivia

Origin

This card's Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Blue.


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