Unreleased Flareon, Eevee, Adversity Gloves Promos from Postponed Gym Tournaments!

Due to coronavirus concerns, Pokemon cancelled several tournaments in Japan through March. This included the next round of Pokemon Gym tournaments, which would have been held February 29th through March 19th. The tournaments have been taking place for years and award participants a booster pack containing one of several promo cards.

Nevertheless the promos for the postponed Gym tournaments have leaked to the net. They include a new Eevee, Flareon, a new Tool card called Adversity Gloves, the Polteageist V we’re receiving in America on May 1st, and alternate art promos of cards releasing in Rebellious Clash.

It’s unknown when Japan will hold the next round of Gym tournaments. They stated they will consider restarting them on March 20th, but there is no official news yet. Pokemon seems to have sent the promos out to stores as scheduled, so perhaps they will hold them soon.

Thanks goes to Bangiras for the translations!

Eevee – Colorless – HP60
Basic Pokemon

[C] Signs of Evolution: Search your deck for a Pokemon that evolves from Eevee, reveal it, and put it into your hand. Then, shuffle your deck.

[C][C] Kick Attack: 30 damage. Flip a coin. If tails, this attack does nothing.

Weakness: Fighting (x2)
Resistance: none
Retreat: 1


Flareon – Fire – HP110
Stage 1 – Evolves from Eevee

[R] Singe: Your opponent’s Active Pokemon is now Burned.

[R][R][C] Kindle: 120 damage. Discard an Energy from this Pokemon. Then, discard an Energy from your opponent’s Active Pokemon.

Weakness: Water (x2)
Resistance: none
Retreat: 2


Adversity Gloves – Trainer
Item

Pokemon Tool: Attach a Pokemon Tool to 1 of your Pokemon that doesn’t already have a Pokemon Tool attached to it.

If your opponent’s Active Pokemon is the same type as the Weakness of the Pokemon this card is attached to, the attacks of this Pokemon do 30 more damage to your opponent’s Active Pokemon.

You may play as many Item cards as you like during your turn (before your attack).

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  1. AbyssalHand Surge Double Bellelba
    AbyssalHand

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    gloves seems like a staple if we run into a unilateral meta
     
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  2. MilesEX Aspiring Trainer
    MilesEX

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    Coronavirus!!! I wonder if it'll affect anything in the west?
     
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  3. Yaginku Aspiring Trainer
    Yaginku

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    Adversity Gloves looks like a fun card, possibly even one that can flip "bad" matchups on its head.
     
  4. zigzag501 Samurott V please!!!
    zigzag501

    Member

    Gloves for Rillaboom Vmax doesn’t seem like the worst idea. But I doubt they’ll see play unless something is weak to metal/fire and can’t OKOH without this.
     
  5. zigzag501 Samurott V please!!!
    zigzag501

    Member

    I sure hope not! Especially Rebel Clash prerealses coming in a bit over a month.
     
  6. Clam Almost decent
    Clam

    Member

    eevee art is nice same for luxio but other then that not much I care for here

    boxing glove look intresting tho i wanna see if they could be playable
     
  7. zigzag501 Samurott V please!!!
    zigzag501

    Member

    Lovin' the Trubbish art!
     
  8. Alexandraka Aspiring Trainer
    Alexandraka

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    The Eevee and Flareon art are lovely ^^
     
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  9. Jeff Stratford Aspiring Trainer
    Jeff Stratford

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    Curious if TPCI will cancel EUIC and potentially worlds if the virus is still a big deal
     
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  10. The Rhyperior I am still Mr. Rhyperior
    The Rhyperior

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    • Eevee/Flareon - ehh?! 2/2
    • Adversity Gloves - I wonder how will it works in the current meta. 3-4 Geodudes
     
  11. FourteenAlmonds Roasted, but not salty
    FourteenAlmonds

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    Adversity Gloves in psychic decks for the mirror match >.>
     
  12. PurgeEmoji123 Aspiring Trainer
    PurgeEmoji123

    Member

    I am glad that the "eeveelution" topic is back. I'm just focusing on and also extremely glad that it is not an ability this generation.