Michael (TCG GB)

Michael
マサヒロ Masahiro
TCG2 Michael.png
Club Member Michael
Gender Male
Hometown Unknown
Region Trading Card Game Islands
Trainer class Club Member
Generation I
Games Pokémon Trading Card Game;
Pokémon Card GB2: Here Comes Team GR!
Specializes in Fighting Fighting

Michael (Japanese: マサヒロ Masahiro) is one of the three Club Members from the Fighting Club, under Club Master Mitch, in Pokémon Trading Card Game.

Pokémon Trading Card Game

Michael is not found at the Club the first time the player meets him. Instead, he is training at the Grass Club. He appears from the start of the game.

Michael challenges to a 4-card prize match. Upon defeat, he awards the player with two Colosseum booster packs. It is necessary to defeat Michael to be able to challenge either Jessica at the Fire Club or Chris at the Rock Club. All three must be defeated to challenge Mitch.

Heated Battle Deck

Main article: Heated Battle Deck (TCG)
Quantity Card Type Rarity
Magmar    
Electabuzz    
Mankey    
Primeape    
Hitmonlee    
Hitmonchan    
Kangaskhan    
Energy Search T  
Scoop Up T  
Defender T  
PlusPower T  
Potion T  
Full Heal T  
Fire Energy   E
Lightning Energy   E
15× Fighting Energy   E


Pokémon Card GB2: Here Comes Team GR!

Michael plays two different decks over the course of the game. Both decks are four prize card matches.

You Can Do It Machop! Deck

Main article: You Can Do It Machop! Deck (TCG)

You Can Do It Machop! Deck (Japanese: がんばれ!ワンリキーデッキ) is the first deck played by Michael. Upon defeat, he awards the player with one Beginning Pokémon booster pack.

This deck can be played against from the beginning of the game in the Fighting Club communications room, and remains available to play against after GR1 leaves the club, until the GR Coin is completed. If GR1 is the last GR member defeated, Michael will upgrade his deck and cease using this deck immediately.

Quantity Card Type Rarity
Pikachu    
Machop    
Machoke    
Machamp    
Rattata    
Raticate    
Meowth    
Eevee    
Porygon    
Energy Search T  
Professor Oak T  
Potion T  
Full Heal T  
Switch T  
Bill T  
Lightning Energy   E
22× Fighting Energy   E


New Machoke Deck

Main article: New Machoke Deck (TCG)

New Machoke Deck (Japanese: ニューゴーリキーデッキ) is the second deck played by Michael. Upon defeat with this deck, he awards the player with two Island of Fossil booster packs.

This deck can be challenged once the GR Coin is fully assembled and the player has access to GR Island.

Quantity Card Type Rarity
Mankey    
Primeape    
Machop    
Machoke    
Machoke    
Machamp    
Hitmonlee    
Hitmonchan    
Gastly    
Meowth    
Tauros    
Energy Retrieval T  
Energy Search T  
Professor Oak T  
Switch T  
Bill T  
Double Colorless Energy   E  
21× Fighting Energy   E
Psychic Energy   E


Sprites

         
Sprite from Pokémon Trading Card Game Main sprite from
Pokémon Card GB2: Here Comes Team GR!
Win sprite from
Pokémon Card GB2: Here Comes Team GR!
Loss sprite from
Pokémon Card GB2: Here Comes Team GR!
Overworld sprite from
Pokémon Card GB2: Here Comes Team GR!

In other languages

Language Title
  Japanese マサヒロ Masahiro
  French Michael
  German Michael
  Italian Michael
  Spanish Miguel



Grass Club BrittanyHeatherKristin
Science Club ErikDavidJoseph
Fire Club JohnAdamJonathan
Water Club SaraAmandaJoshua
Lightning Club JenniferBrandonNicholas
Psychic Club RobertStephanieDaniel
Rock Club MatthewAndrewRyan
Fighting Club ChrisMichaelJessica


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