Sandshrew (Vending S2)

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Sandshrew LV.15
サンド Sand
Fighting
SandshrewVendingS2.jpg
Illus. Miki Tanaka
Evolution stage Basic Pokémon
Card name Sandshrew
Type Fighting
HP 40
weakness
Grass×2
resistance
Lightning-30
retreat cost
 
Japanese expansion Expansion Sheet 2
Japanese rarity Common
Japanese Deck Kit Quick Starter Gift Set
Japanese Deck Red Deck
Card GB 2 set Sky Flying Pokémon
Card GB 2 rarity Common
Card GB 2 ID F28
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Sandshrew.

Sandshrew (Japanese: サンド Sand) is a Fighting-type Basic Pokémon card. It was first released as part of Expansion Sheet 2.

Card text

  Poison Sting
どくばり
10
Flip a coin. If heads, the Defending Pokémon is now Poisoned.
  Swift
スピードスター
20
This attack's damage isn't affected by Weakness, Resistance, Pokémon Powers, or any other effects on the Defending Pokémon.


Pokédex data

Sandshrew - Mouse Pokémon
No. Height Weight
027 2'0" (0.6 m) 26 lbs. (12 kg)
Pokédex entry
水気の少ない場所に、深い穴を掘ってかくれる。えものをねらうときは出てくる。


Release information

In Japan, this card was first available as a glossy card on sheets one and three of Expansion Sheet 2. It was reprinted as a non-glossy card in the Red Deck of the Quick Starter Gift Set.

Gallery

In the video games

GB2
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
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori


Trivia

Origin

Poison Sting and Swift are both moves in the Pokémon games that Sandshrew can learn. This card's Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Blue.


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