All ‘GX Ultra Shiny’ Secret Rares, Rarity Distribution!

GX Ultra Shiny has exactly 100 secret rares! Thanks goes to forum staff AlphaVoxel for collecting the images below!

Each 10-card booster pack comes with one regular Pokemon-GX, one reverse holo (called “mirror holo” in Japan), and two holo cards. The rest of the cards in a pack are made up of the set’s regular cards, including one to two Trainer cards.

You do not get a regular shiny Pokemon in each pack. In fact there are only one to two per box!

Each booster box of ten packs comes with exactly one shiny Pokemon-GX, one to two regular shiny Pokemon, and one to two Prism Stars. A secret rare / ultra rare (such as a full art Trainer or gold GX) is not guaranteed to be in a box; usually you only get one out of every two to three boxes. And if you get one, it usually means the box only has one regular shiny Pokemon.

The rest of the set’s regular cards were revealed the other day.

We do not yet know how these cards will be released outside of Japan.

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  1. The-Kaiser Starfleet Captain and Pokemon Trainer
    The-Kaiser

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    I dunno i have a feeling this wont come to America cus of how many foils there are.
     
  2. Mr. Mirek Aspiring Trainer
    Mr. Mirek

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    In all honesty, this seems like a set that will not be made into an English set. The demand would be/is outrageous, and I can just imagine the price gouging some people would engage in.

    But I'd be happy to be proven wrong. So many of these cards are beautiful and belong in everyone's collections.
     
  3. DMYSYS DUMMY SYSTEM
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    It'd be alright if the SSRs were turned into its own set, even if it was distributed in a form similar to Generations / Shining Legends / Dragon Majesty, but as is, this is a ridiculous set and it's completely offputting to see them do this.
     
  4. pokemon64 Semi-Ace Trainer
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    Does anyone know any sites where I can import these for a cheap price? I want to get a box so I can use some of the GX cards as proxies (Why did they stop world wide legality....)
     
  5. FralPal [model]feraligatr[/model]
    FralPal

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    I need my shiny feraligatr pokemon, pls ty
     
  6. itmealice Aspiring Trainer
    itmealice

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    Welp. The possibility of only ONE non-GX shiny per box killed all my excitement for this set... Way to bring an easy home-run down to a likely distribution disaster, Pokemon.
     
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  7. ShinyJordeon Aspiring Trainer
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    It's sold out worldwide for normal prices. You wont find it with any lower price then $100
     
  8. fleshrum April in Kalos...
    fleshrum

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    so most of these cards are playable? right? that's insane. Unprecedented.

    If this shows up as a subset with the same sort of distribution as the Japanese set, then the english copies will cost a lot. But if this shows up as a usual subset, like RC3... woah. just woah.
     
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  9. Lord Goomy Got Goomies?
    Lord Goomy

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    Does the X over the Team Sull logo on Guzma’s sweatshirt mean that he’s quitting Team Skull or something?
     
  10. Lord Goomy Got Goomies?
    Lord Goomy

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    It’s because they’re playable that they got in here in the first place, unfortunately for other less viable options. Like Goomy.
     
  11. DeadlyBee111 Aspiring Trainer
    DeadlyBee111

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    I just hope we get that set as a sub set like radiant star it helps financially alot if u want to play competetivly
     
  12. GamePhoenix Fellow Mortal
    GamePhoenix

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    Yeah at the end of the story in the games Guzma disbands team skull and does something else.
     
  13. Lord Goomy Got Goomies?
    Lord Goomy

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    Oh yeah. I forgot I played that game.
     
  14. Vaskemaskinen Henlo ^^
    Vaskemaskinen

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    So, we got a lot of relevant and meta pokemon, but no garbodor? The trashbag changed and have been fairly relevant in the meta for a long time!
     
  15. KazamEsper Aspiring Trainer
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    This is what i like to call a wallet Destroyer. And the only way to get what you want is to spend money on cases just to get all the shinies. It's a collector's nightmare. Plus not every secret rare will be high in value. It's Crimson Invasion all over again.
     
  16. Lechu v 2017 Trash monkey
    Lechu v 2017

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    MY GOD SO MANY SHINYS!
    P.S I has a shiny lopunny in ultra sun
     
  17. paulyd84 cooltrainerpaul
    paulyd84

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    As awesome as this set it ive decided to pass... on watching many box openings avg is 2 shiny, 1 shiny gx and 1 supporter FA a box - even seen a couple boxes with NO shiny fa... if i see a complete set in future i would maybe bite the bullet if not too bad a price but box pulling and chasing individual cards just is too much for me.... lets hope if it ever makes it to english its handled better, but u dont think it will - the golden cards will pop up sure but rest will stay jap without doubt...

    Having said that is korea getting this? If so and their regular box price id take a couple dozen boxes... and still have change compared to a normal case of 6 :D
     
  18. Lechu v 2017 Trash monkey
    Lechu v 2017

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    So this is where "Gotta catch em' all!" came from
     
  19. DaLoc Aspiring Trainer
    DaLoc

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    my guess,

    the shiny versions are in special pack similar to Dragons Majesty/Shining Legends next fall, but with alt art numbering and keeping their legality intact

    the gold versions are in Team Up in February extending the legalization until Worlds 2021.
    (yes, i know they will rotate in Japan next year cause they are in their A subblock, and we have a tapu lele/fini box with alt arts)
     
  20. Shishigami Aspiring Trainer
    Shishigami

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    In such a beautiful oppertunity for a set, they actually went in and included Garchomp for a shining slot instead of another more vibrant dragon. The Glaceon, Leafeon, Umbreon and Articuno are all so terrible choices. Classic Pokémon.

    On the other side the stand outs for me are the green Scizor, Espeon, Sudowoodo, Ho-Oh and the ghost white Eevee which I love so much and are all so wonderful to see. ^_^
     
    Last edited: Nov 3, 2018