The spiny fur on its back is normally at rest. When this Pokémon becomes agitated, its fur stands on end and stabs into its attackers.
背中の ハリの 毛は 普段は 寝ている。 興奮すると 逆立ち 襲ってくる 敵を 突き刺すのだ。
This card was released as a SM Black Star Promo, included in the Sun & Moon Collector's Album 2-Pack Blister, released April 17, 2017. In Japan, this card was first released as one of the SM-P Promotional cards, numbered 024/SM-P, and was awarded to participants of the Welcome Festa held at the Sunshine City Convention Center in East Ikebukuro, Toshima, Tokyo on January 14, 2017. It features the Welcome Festa logo in the bottom right corner of the illustration.
Togedemaru was reprinted in Japan as another SM-P Promotional card numbered 039/SM-P, available as a participation prize at both the 2017 Osaka Champion's League, held at MyDome Osaka, Osaka on February 18 and 19, 2017 and at the 2017 Miyagi Champion's League, held at Sunfesta, Sendai on April 1 and 2, 2017. This print features the Champion's League 2017 logo in the bottom right corner of the illustration. A further SM-P Promotional print, numbered 110/SM-P, was given to customers at participating 7-Eleven stores across Japan for every five booster packs purchased in a transaction. The campaign ran from late June 2017 for as long as stocks lasted. This print features no additional logos on the illustration.