Pincurchin (Sword & Shield 77)

Pincurchin  
バチンウニ Bachinuni
Lightning
PincurchinShiningFatesSV43.jpg
Shining Fates print
Illus. Motofumi Fujiwara
Evolution stage Basic Pokémon
Card name Pincurchin
Type Lightning
HP 80
weakness
Fighting×2
resistance
None
retreat cost
  
English expansion Sword & Shield
Rarity Common
English card no. 077/202
Japanese expansion Sword
Japanese rarity C
Japanese card no. 022/060
Japanese Deck Lightning Pikachu V Deck
Japanese card no. 037/127
Japanese expansion Shiny Star V
Japanese card no. 061/190
English expansion Shining Fates
Rarity Rare Shiny
English card no. SV043/SV122
Japanese expansion Shiny Star V
Japanese rarity S
Japanese card no. 242/190
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Pincurchin.

Pincurchin (Japanese: バチンウニ Bachinuni) is a Lightning-type Basic Pokémon card. It was first released as part of the Sword & Shield expansion.

Card text

   Shocking Needles [create category]
ビリビリニードル
30×
Flip 4 coins. This attack does 30 damage for each heads. If at least 2 of them are heads, your opponent's Active Pokémon is now Paralyzed.


Pokédex data

Pincurchin - Sea Urchin Pokémon
No. Height Weight
871 1' (0.3 m) 2.2 lbs. (1.0 kg)
Pokédex entry
It feeds on seaweed, using its teeth to scrape it off rocks. Electric current flows from the tips of its spines.
棘の 先から 電気を 放つ。 鋭い 歯で 岩に ついた 海藻を こそいで 食べる。


Release information

This card was included in the Sword & Shield expansion with artwork by Akira Komayama, first released in the Japanese Sword expansion. It was reprinted in the Japanese Lightning Pikachu V Deck. It was reprinted again, alongside a new print with artwork by Motofumi Fujiwara featuring the Shiny version of Pincurchin, in the Japanese Shiny Star V subset. The Shiny print was later included in the Shining Fates expansion.

Gallery

Sword & Shield print
Illus. Akira Komayama
Shining Fates print
Illus. Motofumi Fujiwara
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

Origin

This card's Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Sword. The Shining Fates print features the Shiny version of Pincurchin.


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