Sinistea (Darkness Ablaze 82)

Sinistea  
ヤバチャ Yabacha
Psychic
SinisteaShiningFatesSV52.jpg
Shining Fates print
Illus. MAHOU
Evolution stage Basic Pokémon
Card name Sinistea
Type Psychic
HP 30
weakness
Darkness×2
resistance
Fighting-30
retreat cost
 
English expansion Darkness Ablaze
Rarity Common
English card no. 082/189
Japanese expansion Explosive Walker
Japanese rarity C
Japanese card no. 036/070
Japanese expansion Shiny Star V
Japanese card no. 076/190
English expansion Shining Fates
Rarity Rare Shiny
English card no. SV052/SV122
Japanese expansion Shiny Star V
Japanese rarity S
Japanese card no. 251/190
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Sinistea.

Sinistea (Japanese: ヤバチャ Yabacha) is a Psychic-type Basic Pokémon card. It was first released as part of the Darkness Ablaze expansion.

Card text

  Furtive Drop [create category]
ひっそりのせる
Put 2 damage counters on your opponent's Active Pokémon.


Pokédex data

Sinistea - Black Tea Pokémon
No. Height Weight
854 4" (0.1 m) 0.4 lbs. (0.2 kg)
Pokédex entry
This Pokémon is said to have been born when a lonely spirit possessed a cold, leftover cup of tea.
残され 冷えきった 紅茶に さみしがりやな 魂が 宿り ポケモンに なったと いわれている。


Release information

This card was included in the Darkness Ablaze expansion with artwork by Kouki Saitou, first released in the Japanese Explosive Walker subset. It was reprinted, alongside a new print with artwork by MAHOU featuring the Shiny version of Sinistea, in the Japanese Shiny Star V subset. The Shiny print was later included in the Shining Fates expansion. A version of the Darkness Ablaze print, featuring a Pikachu jack-o'-lantern stamp in the bottom right corner of the artwork, was available in the Trick or Trade BOOster Bundle from September 1, 2022.

Gallery

Darkness Ablaze print
Illus. Kouki Saitou
Shining Fates print
Illus. MAHOU
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

Furtive Drop is an attack that first appeared on Sableye from Ancient Origins. This card's Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Sword. The Shining Fates print features the Shiny version of Sinistea.


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