The shell is soft when it is born. It soon becomes so resilient, prodding fingers will bounce off it.
This card was released in the English EX Team Magma vs Team Aqua expansion, first originating as one of the Japanese ADV-P Promotional cards. In Japan, this card was released through a Meiji Chocolate campaign in February 2004. It was later released as part of a McDonald's promotional campaign in 2006 with new artwork by Atsuko Nishida. This print was released in English in POP Series 4.