Raikou-GX (SM Promo 121)

Raikou GX  
ライコウGX RaikouGX
Illus. 5ban Graphics
Evolution stage Basic Pokémon
Card name Raikou-GX
Type Lightning
HP 170
retreat cost
Expansion SM Black Star Promos
English card no. SM121
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Raikou.

RaikouGX (Japanese: ライコウGX RaikouGX) is a Lightning-type Basic Pokémon-GX card. It is one of the SM Black Star Promos.

Card text

   Dig Claws 30
     Thunder 150
Flip a coin. If tails, this Pokémon does 50 damage to itself.
     Thunderous Rain-GX [create category]
This attack does 100 damage to each of your opponent's Pokémon that has any Energy attached to it. (Don't apply Weakness and Resistance for Benched Pokémon.) (You can't use more than 1 GX attack per game.)
Pokémon-GX rule
When your Pokémon-GX is Knocked Out, your opponent takes 2 Prize cards.

Release information

This card was included in the Legends of Johto GX Premium Collection as one of the SM Black Star Promos, released on April 6, 2018.



Dig Claws is an attack that first appeared on Growlithe from Secret Wonders. Thunder is a move in the Pokémon games that Raikou can learn.

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