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card review Darkrai Lv.X (2008 Collector's Tins ): The Empire of Darkness..

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Darkrai Lv.X (2008 Collector's Tins )

  • Rarity: Promo
  • Type: Dark
  • Weakness: Ft x2
  • Number: DP19
  • Resistance: P -20
  • Hit Points: 100
  • Retreat Cost: 1
Energy Symbols:
C = Colorless = colorless energy
D = Darkness = dark energy
Fr = Fire = fire energy
Ft = Fighting = fighting energy
G = Grass = grass energy
L = Lightning = lightning energy
M = Metal = metal energy
P = Psychic = psychic energy
W = Water = water energy
Darkrai Lv.X (2008 Collector's Tins )
The Empire of Darkness..

written by anaskhan
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Hey guys its Anas, here making my Card Review in Pokemon i choose to review

Darkrai Lv.X
A card from Dark type.

General description:
This card is 1 in a million. It has an awesome poke-body and an attack to nearly double its power! Not to mention its a basic lv. x (meaning it level ups from a basic pokemon)! I also love how it pops out to grab its victims. and this is also the card i got from my first Pokemon Booster pack.

I'd use it to power up strong Dark pokemon. Its also puts your opponent to deep sleep for 2 flips and a chance for KO! It also powers up sleep hole if the defending pokemon is still asleep and alive

Strategies and game play:
My main stradegy with this card is its poke-body. Its Endless Darkness attack is broken!

Combos with other cards:
You can use cards such as Drapion Lv. X to deliver 80 (if all energy needed are darkness) and 40 to a bench, Honkrow Lv. X to win with Darkness Wing, or my favorite, Tyranitar SF. It turns its grind from 20x to 30x which helps a ton. Or Spining Tail for 80 to active and 30 to all bench! I also plan to add the upcoming Darkrai G to my deck mainly because of Darkrai Lv. X attack. Even if the pokemon isn't dark, you can add Weavile SW for Dark Engage. It can really help with strong colorless pokemon. Its shadow charge adds a whole bunch of power to Tyranitar, Drapion Lv. X, etc. Level Max is a must have with this card!

Ways to counteract it:
Fighting Pokemon. You just need a Fighting pokemon that can do at least 50 since Darkrai Lv. X has F x 2. And only 100 hp. Also, If alone, pokemon that can't be asleep is a problem. But if it has the energy, it can do at leat 60 or 70.

Its Dark Shadow is its best on the bench, and Endless Darkness as active. It makes any darkness pokemon powerful. Even sabelye SF gets a boost. It can KO anything with less hp than it (as long its at full hp). It is also easy to get out too.

DIALGA G LV. X!!!!! It basically demolishes this strategy! Also with a low hp of 100, it can be KO'd quickly against a strong pokemon. You just got to hop he/she gets at least 1 tails when flipping. I also have a problem when its poisoned. But the only way to get rid of it is a trainer or retreat. Although it only requires 1 to retreat, you could still be building on your bench. It also has a problem with Regigigas Lv. X. Sacrifice does not help at all.
Torterra Lv. X is bad for you when it does 100.

This card is from Great Enconters and can come as an Ultra Rare or a tin promo.

Couple of the artworks..

Artwork and aesthetics:
I like how it reaches for you and the dark matter is illuminating from it.

Overall rating:
I give this card a 9/10 it is my favorite card but has some weaknesses.

Hope you guys enjoy it Cya all in next review please RATE and Commentson my first ever review.

BY : anaskhan


Modified on May 1, 2013 07:43 am

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