Poochyena (Platinum 86)

Poochyena LV.12
ポチエナ Pochiena
Darkness
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Illus. Tomokazu Komiya
Evolution stage Basic Pokémon
Card name Poochyena
Type Darkness
HP 50
weakness
Fighting+10
resistance
Psychic-20
retreat cost
 
English expansion Platinum
Rarity Common
English card no. 86/127
Japanese expansion Galactic's Conquest
Japanese rarity Common
Japanese card no. 057/096
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Poochyena.

Poochyena (Japanese: ポチエナ Pochiena) is a Darkness-type Basic Pokémon card. It is part of the Platinum expansion.

Card text

  Howl
とおぼえ
Search your deck for Poochyena and put it onto your Bench. Shuffle your deck afterward.
  Lunge
とびかかる
20
Flip a coin. If tails, this attack does nothing.


Pokédex data

Poochyena - Bite Pokémon
No. Height Weight
261 1'08" (0.5 m) 30.0 lbs. (13.6 kg)
Pokédex entry
A Pokémon with a persistent nature, it chases its chosen prey until the prey becomes exhausted.


Trivia

Origin

Howl is a move in the Pokémon games that Poochyena can learn. Lunge is a move later introduced in the Generation VII Pokémon games that Poochyena cannot learn. This card's Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Diamond, Pearl, and Platinum.


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