This card was released in POP Series 9, originating as one of the Japanese DP-P Promotional cards. In Japan, this card was released as part of the Collection Challenge, a campaign that saw the release of several promotional cards through events during the Summer of 2008. This card was available as part of a Trade Please DP event held at participating store chains from July 19, 2008 for as long as stocks lasted. Visitors could trade any 1 Holofoil Pokémon card (including International cards and Japanese cards with a classic reverse) with attendants for this card. Trainer cards and Energy cards were specifically excluded from the trade.