Pikachu (BW-P Promo 120)

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ピカチュウ Pikachu
Illus. Kouki Saitou
Evolution stage Basic Pokémon
Card name Pikachu
Type Lightning
HP 50
retreat cost
Japanese expansion BW-P Promotional cards
Japanese card no. 120/BW-P
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Pikachu.

Pikachu (Japanese: ピカチュウ Pikachu) is a Lightning-type Basic Pokémon card. It is one of the BW-P Promotional cards.

Card text

Flip a coin. If heads, prevent all effects of attacks, including damage, done to this Pokémon during your opponent's next turn.
   Gather Strength
Search your deck for up to 2 basic Energy cards, show them to your opponent, and put them into your hand. Shuffle your deck afterward.

Pokédex data

Pikachu - Mouse Pokémon
No. Height Weight
025 1'04" (0.4 m) 13.2 lbs. (6.0 kg)
Pokédex entry
よわった なかまの ピカチュウに でんきをながし ショックをあたえて げんきを わけることも ある。

Release information

This card was available to customers who purchased goods from any Pokémon Center between December 4 and December 9, 2011 in conjunction with the official opening of Pokémon Center Tōhoku on December 4, 2011. The release is also connected with Pokémon with You, a support group that works with children affected by the Tōhoku earthquake in March 2011.
It was also distributed a second time at the Pokémon Center Tōhoku from March 23 to April 8, 2012 during the Pikachu Festival (Japanese: ピカチュウまつり).


The illustration depicts the first mascots of the Tōhoku Pokémon Center: Snivy, Pikachu, and Victini. The logo for the Pokémon Center is also present at the bottom right of the illustration. In a message of good will for those affected by the earthquake, Snivy is depicted wearing a Muscle Band, Pikachu an Effort Ribbon, and Victini a Soothe Bell.


Agility is a move in the Pokémon games that Pikachu can learn. This card's Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Black and White.

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