Let's admit it, we all make mistakes, the Pokemon company included. Pokemon error cards have taken many different shapes and forms, from a subtle misspelling to some very blatantly obvious manufacturing defects. Like true Pokémon Masters, we searched far and wide to find the most obscure and unique misprint cards. Here is our list of the Top 10 Most Bizarre Pokemon Error Cards!
10. Rocket's Minefield Gym
There are many cards with subtle typos, but few that completely ruin the understanding of the card itself.
This Rocket's Minefield Gym card reads "Whenever a player puts a Basic Pokemon onto his or her Bench from his or her hand, he or she flips a coin. If tails, put damage counters on that Pokemon."
It was originally supposed to say "put 2 damage counters," but since it doesn't specify, go to town!
9. Dragonite Color Test Strip Error
For the record, I just made that name up. But that's because this particular miscut is so rare that no one has given it an official name yet! What makes these error cards so unique is that these miscuts don't include another Pokemon, they include something that was never supposed to be seen at all! Every sheet printed includes those colors on the side, but this is the first time I've ever seen them make it onto a card. Also notice how the texture runs all the through to the silver line on on the top, whereas the card itself is supposed to be cut off in the black. A little extra bleed on the edges still can't save yah here, Dragonite!
#9 Base Set Ninetales Error
Behold, the worst moveset in the history of worst movesets! This Ninetales card allows you to, for the mod