Pichu (Wizards Promo 35)

Pichu LV.4
ピチュー Pichu
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Evolution stage
Baby Pokémon
Evolves into Pikachu
Card name Pichu
Type Lightning
HP 30
retreat cost
English expansion Wizards Black Star Promos
English card no. 35
Japanese expansion Unnumbered Promotional cards
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Pichu.

Pichu (Japanese: ピチュー Pichu) is a Lightning-type Baby Pokémon card. It was released as one of the Wizards Black Star Promos.

Card text

If this Baby Pokémon is your Active Pokémon and your opponent announces an attack, your opponent flips a coin (before doing anything else). If tails, your opponent's turn ends.
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Search your deck for a Baby Pokémon card and put it onto your Bench. Shuffle your deck afterward. (You can't use this attack if your Bench is full.)

Pokédex data

Pichu - Tiny Mouse Pokémon
No. Height Weight
172 1'0" (0.3 m) 4 lbs. (2 kg)
Pokédex entry
It is not yet skilled at storing electricity. It may send out a jolt if amused or startled.

Release information

This card was released as a Wizards Black Star Promo through the Pokémon League in April 2001. In Japan, it was one of nine Unnumbered Promotional cards available in the Premium File 2, which was initially sold at participating cinemas showing Spell of the Unown: Entei from July 8, 2000 and was followed by a general release on August 5, 2000.


At the time this card was printed, it was underleveled, as hatched Pokémon would be at Level 5 before Generation IV.


This card's Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Gold.

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