Skarmory (EX Dragon 21)

エアームド Airmd
Illus. Hisao Nakamura
Evolution stage Basic Pokémon
Card name Skarmory
Type Metal
HP 70
retreat cost
English expansion EX Dragon
Rarity Rare
English card no. 21/97
Japanese expansion Rulers of the Heavens
Japanese rarity Rare
Japanese card no. 049/054
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Skarmory.

Skarmory (Japanese: エアームド Airmd) is a Metal-type Basic Pokémon card. It is part of the EX Dragon expansion.

Card text

  Pick On
If the number of cards in your opponent's hand is at least 6, look at his or her hand. Choose a number of cards there until your opponent has 5 cards left in his or her hand and have your opponent shuffle the cards you chose into his or her deck.
   Power Count
Count the amount of Energy attached to all of your Pokémon and all of your opponent's Pokémon. If your Pokémon have less Energy than your opponent's, this attack does 20 damage plus 30 more damage.

e-Reader data

This card's ID is K-76-#. The Dot Code strip contains Pokédex information, a TCG glossary snippet, and a brief area summary for Pokémon Ruby and Sapphire.

Pokédex data

Skarmory - Armor Bird Pokémon
No. Height Weight
115 5'07" (1.7 m) 111.0 lbs. (50.5 kg)
Pokédex entry
Skarmory is entirely encased in hard, protective armor. This Pokémon flies at close to 190 mph. It slashes foes with its wings that possess swordlike cutting edges.



Pick On's Japanese name is that of Pluck, a move later introduced in the Generation IV Pokémon games that Skarmory can learn via TM88 in Generations IV and V. This card's e-Reader Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Ruby.

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