This card was released in the English HeartGold & SoulSilver expansion with an illustration by Kagemaru Himeno, originating from the Japanese SoulSilver Collection. In Japan, a promotional print of this card was released before the actual version. This print has a graphic covering Typhlosion's Fire Spin attack, which was revealed upon its actual release. The card was available as an insert in issue 9 of Pokémon Fan magazine, released on September 18, 2009. The graphic on this Japanese promotional version displays the Pokémon Card Game LEGEND series logo and SoulSilver Collection logo.