Typhlosion (SM Promo 185)

バクフーン Bakphoon
Illus. Hideki Ishikawa
Evolution stage
Stage 2 Pokémon
Evolves from Quilava
Card name Typhlosion
Type Fire
HP 150
retreat cost
English expansion SM Black Star Promos
English card no. SM185
Japanese expansion SM-P Promotional cards
Japanese card no. 265/SM-P
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Typhlosion.

Typhlosion (Japanese: バクフーン Bakphoon) is a Fire-type Stage 2 Pokémon card. It is one of the SM Black Star Promos.

Card text

  Exploder [create category]
Search your deck for up to 3   Energy cards and attach them to your Pokémon in any way you like. Then, shuffle your deck.
    Bursting Inferno [create category]
Your opponent's Active Pokémon is now Burned.

Release information

This card was one of the SM Black Star Promos included in the Unbroken Bonds Three Pack Blisters released May 3, 2019. In Japan, it was released as a Holofoil SM-P Promotional card and was available as an insert in the November 2018 issue of CoroCoro Ichiban!, released on September 21, 2018. This card features the CoroCoro Ichiban! logo in the bottom right corner of the artwork.

Pokédex data

Typhlosion - Volcano Pokémon
No. Height Weight
157 5'07" (1.7 m) 175.3 lbs. (79.5 kg)
Pokédex entry
It has a secret, devastating move. It rubs its blazing fur together to cause huge explosions.
燃えさかる 体毛を こすり合わせ 爆風を 起こして 攻撃する。 大技を 隠し持っている。


The only Cyndaquil and Quilava cards available were rotated in the 2020-21 Standard format, making this an Orphaned card.


Bursting Inferno is an attack that first appeared on Charizard from EX Power Keepers. This card's Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Y.

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