Open main menu

Bulbapedia β

Changes

No.3 Trainer (Pokémon Card Game Official Tournament promo)

2,312 bytes added, 16:30, 26 August 2011
no edit summary
{{TCGTCGTrainerCardInfobox Unreleased}}|
{{TrainercardInfoboxcardname=No. 3 Trainer |
cardname=No.3 Trainer |
jname=No.3トレーナー |
jtrans=No.3 Trainer |
image=100_T_NO3TRAINER1.jpg |
caption=Illus. [[MitsuhiroK. AritaHoshiba]] |
class=Trainer |
subclass=Item |
}}
{{TrainercardInfoboxTCGTrainerCardInfobox/Expansion|class=TrainerItem|jpexpansionexpansion={{TCG|UnnumberedMiscellaneous Promotional cards}}|rarity={{rar|Rare}}{{rar|Rare Holo}}|name={{TCG|No.3 Trainer}}}}
{{TrainercardInfoboxTCGTrainerCardInfobox/FooterExpansion|class=Item|expansion={{TCG|Miscellaneous Promotional cards}}}}
{{TCGTrainerCardInfobox/Expansion|class=Item|expansion={{TCG|Miscellaneous Promotional cards}}}}
{{TCGTrainerCardInfobox/Expansion|class=Item|expansion={{TCG|Miscellaneous Promotional cards}}}}
{{TCGTrainerCardInfobox/Expansion|class=Item|expansion={{TCG|Miscellaneous Promotional cards}}}}
{{TCGTrainerCardInfobox/Expansion|class=Item|expansion={{TCG|Miscellaneous Promotional cards}}}}
{{TCGTrainerCardInfobox/Expansion|class=Item|expansion={{TCG|Miscellaneous Promotional cards}}}}
{{TCGTrainerCardInfobox/Expansion|class=Item|expansion={{TCG|Miscellaneous Promotional cards}}|name={{TCG|No.3 Trainer}}}}
{{TCGTrainerCardInfobox/Footer|class=Item}}
 
'''No. 3 Trainer''' (Japanese: '''No.3トレーナー''' ''No.3 Trainer'') is a [[Traineran ({{TCG)|Trainer]]Item card}}. It was first released in 2004 as a promotional{{TCG|Trainer card}}, awarded to those who came third in Japanthe World onlyChampionships.
 
==Card text (First Official Tournament print)==
{{TrainerTCGTrainerText Text|
| effect position=Top The Pokémon Card Game Official Tournament's third place winner is recognized here, and this honor is praised.<br>By presenting this card, you may gain preferential entry into the Pokémon Card Game Official Tournament.|
class=Item |}}
print=World Championships 2004 print |
effect==If you won this card at the 2004 Pokémon Trading Card textGame (SecondWorld OfficialChampionships, Tournamentyou print)==may return to battle the best in 2005.
{{Trainer'''CONGRATULATIONS!''' Text|
| effect = The Pokémon Card Game Official Tournament's third place winner is recognized here, and this honor is praised.<br>This proves that the one who possesses this card participated in the Best in Japan Final Battles of the First Pokémon Card Game Tournament.}}
{{TCGTrainerText |}}
position=Middle |
class==CardItem text (Blastoise Mega Battle print)==|
{{Trainerprint=World TextChampionships 2005 print |
| effect =If Theyou Pokémon Card Game Official Tournament's third place winner is recognized here, andwon this honorcard is praised.<br>This proves thatat the one2005 whoPokémon possessesTrading thisCard cardGame participatedWorld inChampionships, theyou Bestmay inreturn Japanto Final Battles ofbattle the Secondbest Pokémon Card Gamein Tournament2006.
'''CONGRATULATIONS!''' |}}
}}
{{TCGTrainerText |
position=Middle |
class=Item |
print=World Championships 2006 print |
effect=If you won this card at the 2006 Pokémon Trading Card Game World Championships, you may return to battle the best in 2007.
'''CONGRATULATIONS!''' |
}}
{{TCGTrainerText |
position=Middle |
class=Item |
print=World Championships 2007 print |
effect=If you won this card at the 2007 Pokémon Trading Card Game World Championships, you may return to battle the best in 2008.
'''CONGRATULATIONS!''' |
}}
{{TCGTrainerText |
position=Middle |
class=Item |
print=World Championships 2008 print |
effect=If you won this card at the 2008 Pokémon Trading Card Game World Championships, you may return to battle the best in 2008.
'''CONGRATULATIONS!''' |
}}
{{TCGTrainerText |
position=Middle |
class=Item |
print=World Championships 2009 print |
effect=If you won this card at the 2009 Pokémon Trading Card Game World Championships, you may return to battle the best in 2010.
'''CONGRATULATIONS!''' |
}}
{{TCGTrainerText |
position=Middle |
class=Item |
print=World Championships 2010 print |
effect=If you won this card at the 2010 Pokémon Trading Card Game World Championships, you may return to battle the best in 2011.
'''CONGRATULATIONS!''' |
}}
{{TCGTrainerText |
position=Bottom |
class=Item |
rule=No.3 Trainer |
print=World Championships 2011 print |
effect=If you won this card at the 2011 Pokémon Trading Card Game World Championships, you may return to battle the best in 2012.
'''CONGRATULATIONS!''' |
}}
 
==Release information==
This card was releasedawarded asto athose promotionalwho card.came Inthird Japanin each {{tt|age division|Junior, itSenior, and Master}} in the [[World Championships]]. It was first awarded toin the2004 thirdwhen place[[Pokémon winnersOrganized ofPlay]] hosted the Firstfirst andPokémon SecondTCG OfficialWorld Championships under [[Pokémon CardUSA]], Gameand Tournamentshas heldbeen inawarded 1997at andevery 1998Worlds respectivelytournament since. AnotherIn version2007 this card was alsoprinted awardedon toDP stock, lacking the thirdcircle placepattern winnersprior ofprints featured. In 2010 this card was printed on HGSS stock, adopting the Blastoiseblue MegaTrainer Battlecolor inscheme 1999and gold illustration window. TheIn 2011 this card was neverprinted releasedas inan {{TCG|Item card}} on BW stock as per all previously classed Trainer Englishcards.
 
==Trivia==
This*The cardillustration istakes alsoinspiration popularly known asfrom the ''Pikachufirst Trophy{{TCG No.3''ID|Pokémon card,Card inGame referenceOfficial to the illustrationTournament|No.3 ItTrainer|promo}} is one of the rarest cardsproduced in the world, with only one copy of the card produced each year for three years, meaning only three exist. At the height of the Pokémon phenomenonJapan in the West1997, auctionsfeaturing of{{p|Pikachu}} thisclutching carda sawbronze it reach roughly $8,000trophy.
*The card is predominantly the same in each year; the only difference is the logo of the Worlds tournament it was awarded in and the year in the text.
*The card is only printed in English, making it one of the rarest English cards in existence. There are only three copies of each annual version produced.
*The 2007-2009 prints do not have "Trainer" in the top right corner of the card as per all Trainer cards released during the DP era. The 2011 print also features a ruling as per all Item cards, but is unique to the No. 3 Trainer.
===Origin===
 
{{Project TCG notice}}
 
[[Category:Trainer cards]]
[[Category:Promotional cards]]
[[Category:Illus. by MitsuhiroK. AritaHoshiba]]
[[Category:Holographic cards]]
 
[[ja:No.3トレーナー]]