Muk (Fossil 13)

Muk LV.34
ベトベトン Betbeton
Grass
MukFossil13.jpg
Illus. Mitsuhiro Arita
Evolution stage
088
Stage 1 Pokémon
Evolves from Grimer
Card name Muk
Type Grass
HP 70
weakness
Psychic×2
resistance
None
retreat cost
  
English expansion Fossil
Rarity Rare Holo
English card no. 13/62
Japanese expansion Mystery of the Fossils
Japanese rarity Rare Holo
Expansion Fossil
Rarity Rare
English card no. 28/62
Card GB set Laboratory
Card GB ID D08
Card GB 2 set Island of Fossil
Card GB 2 ID C13
Expansion Legendary Collection
Rarity Rare Holo
English card no. 16/110
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Muk.

Muk (Japanese: ベトベトン Betbeton) is a Grass-type Stage 1 Pokémon card. It was first released as part of the Fossil expansion.

Card text

Fossil Print

Pokémon Power:
Toxic Gas
かがくへんかガス
 
Ignore all Pokémon Powers other than Toxic Gases. This power stops working while Muk is Asleep, Confused, or Paralyzed.
    Sludge
ヘドロこうげき
30
Flip a coin. If heads, the Defending Pokémon is now Poisoned.


Legendary Collection print

Pokémon Power:
Toxic Gas
かがくへんかガス
 
Ignore all Pokémon Powers other than Toxic Gases. This power stops working while Muk is affected by a Special Condition.
    Sludge
ヘドロこうげき
30
Flip a coin. If heads, the Defending Pokémon is now Poisoned.


Pokédex data

Muk - Sludge Pokémon
No. Height Weight
089 3'11" (1.2 m) 66 lbs. (30 kg)
Pokédex entry
Thickly covered with a filthy, vile sludge. It is so toxic, even its footprints contain poison.
普段は地面にまざっていてわからない。体にさわると猛毒におかされる。


Release information

This card was included in the Fossil expansion as both a Holofoil and Non Holofoil card, first released in the Japanese Mystery of the Fossils expansion as a Holofoil card. The Holofoil print was later reprinted in the Legendary Collection expansion.

Gallery

GB1 Laboratory sprite
GB2 Island of Fossil 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


Trivia

Although this Pokémon is level 34, Grimer does not evolve into Muk until level 38.

Origin

Toxic Gas's Japanese name is that of Neutralizing Gas, an Ability introduced in the Generation VIII Pokémon games that Muk cannot have. Sludge is a move in the Pokémon games that Muk can learn. This card's English Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Red and Blue. The Japanese entry comes from Pokémon Red and Green.


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