Politoed (Neo Discovery 8)

Politoed LV.53
ニョロトノ Nyorotono
Illus. Tomokazu Komiya
Evolution stage
Stage 2 Pokémon
Evolves from Poliwhirl
Card name Politoed
Type Water
HP 100
retreat cost
English expansion Neo Discovery
Rarity Rare Holo
English card no. 8/75
Japanese expansion Crossing the Ruins...
Japanese rarity Rare Holo
Expansion Neo Discovery
Rarity Rare
English card no. 27/75
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Politoed.

Politoed (Japanese: ニョロトノ Nyorotono) is a Water-type Stage 2 Pokémon card. It is part of the Neo Discovery expansion.

Card text

Pokémon Power:
Frog Song
Whenever Politoed's attack damages the Defending Pokémon (after applying Weakness and Resistance), if there are more than 3 Poliwags, Poliwhirls, Poliwraths, and/or Politoeds in play (including your opponent's), that attack does 40 more damage (no matter how many heads you get). This power stops working while Politoed is Asleep, Confused, or Paralyzed.
Flip 2 coins. This attack does 40 damage times the number of heads.

Pokédex data

Politoed - Frog Pokémon
No. Height Weight
186 3'7" (1.1 m) 75 lbs. (33.9 kg)
Pokédex entry
Whenever three or more of these get together, they sing in a loud voice that sounds like bellowing.

Release information

This card was included in the Neo Discovery expansion as both a Holofoil and Non Holofoil card, first released in the Japanese Crossing the Ruins... expansion as a Holofoil card.


Although the plural form of any Pokémon's name is the same as the singular form, this card's text uses Poliwags, Poliwhirls, Poliwraths, and Politoeds.


Double Slap, formatted on this card as Doubleslap, is a move in the Pokémon games that Politoed can learn. This card's Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Silver.

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