Shining Kabutops (Neo Destiny 108)

Shining Kabutops LV.40
ひかるカブトプス Shining Kabutops
Illus. Hironobu Yoshida
Evolution stage Basic Pokémon
Card name Shining Kabutops
Type Fighting
HP 80
retreat cost
English expansion Neo Destiny
Rarity Shining Holo
English card no. 108/105
Japanese expansion Darkness, and to Light...
Japanese rarity Shining Holo
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Kabutops.

Shining Kabutops (Japanese: ひかるカブトプス Shining Kabutops) is a Fighting-type Basic Shining Pokémon card. It is part of the Neo Destiny expansion.

Card text

You can't have more than 1 Shining Kabutops in your deck.
    Lightning Cut
Flip a coin. If heads, this attack does 30 damage plus 10 more damage and does 10 damage to each of your opponent's Benched Pokémon. (Don't apply Weakness and Resistance for Benched Pokémon.) If tails, this attack does 30 damage and Shining Kabutops does 10 damage to itself.
     Water Slash
Does 50 damage plus 10 more damage for each   Energy attached to Shining Kabutops but not used to pay for this attack's Energy cost. Don't apply Resistance.

Pokédex data

Kabutops - Shellfish Pokémon
No. Height Weight
141 4'3" (1.3 m) 89 lbs. (40.5 kg)
Pokédex entry
This ancient Pokémon uses its razor-sharp claws to cut open its prey and gain access to its blood.



This card's Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Silver, though it is heavily reworded. This card features the Shiny version of Kabutops. This card's art would later be referenced by that of Shining Genesect from Shining Legends.

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