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  1. Mudkip_Is_God Aspiring Trainer
    Mudkip_Is_God

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    Those... are... AMAZING!
     
  2. MasterGallade @Mithrarin on Twitter
    MasterGallade

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    THESE ARE AMAZING OMGGG

    I assumed the VMAXs would all get Alternate Art FAs, but not the regular Vs; this is a very welcome surprise <3
     
  3. jamestajames Aspiring Trainer
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    Pros: Level Ball, Durant makes an interesting comeback, Orbeetle and Luxray look interesting, Conkledurr and Obstagoon seem like something the DeciGoons players might want to check out. Speaking of Decidueye: does Corviknight VMAX negate Decidueye’s ability? How many Grass-resistant Metal type Pokemon (with Metal Saucer and Zacian) are they going to create to counter one single Pokemon also with Welder in format? If they hate Pokemon like Decidueye so bad, why do they even make them?
     
  4. Constantine Palaiologos Last Roman Emperor
    Constantine Palaiologos

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    No Kecleon? It was litterally advertised on a poster and it’s not here! No lycanroc either which a friend of mine likes a lot. Don’t scam us like this, Pokemon!
     
    Last edited: Feb 5, 2021
  5. AshCo The Salt Factory
    AshCo

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    OOOH. I need that Empoleon, yup. That's an absolutely fantastic looking card.

    Man, they're really being nice to my favorite Pokemon these days. Darmanitan got its first Ultra Rare ever, and shinies (albeit as the Galar forms), and now this. Man, I'm really loving this.
     
  6. coolcorsola Aspiring Trainer
    coolcorsola

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    Wow, that Tyranitar artwork is so good! I love that art style! So happy to see these special art version of cards with multiple Pokemon again!
     
  7. Chimecho3000 Aspiring Trainer
    Chimecho3000

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    Another Chimecho! That will be 2 English sets in a row, I feel spoiled lol.

    The press release for Battle Styles stated 60 "Battle Style" cards, but I only count 36 here. Hmm...
     
  8. Chimecho3000 Aspiring Trainer
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    I got a feeling now it's just "Battle Style" Pokemon that will get alt art treatment.
     
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  9. The Rhyperior I am still Mr. Rhyperior
    The Rhyperior

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    Assume these Alt arts have Full Arts as well.
     
  10. The Rhyperior I am still Mr. Rhyperior
    The Rhyperior

    Member

    No news for Gym Promos?
     
  11. JayMankey Optimistic Trainer/Collector
    JayMankey

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    OMG, this is just awesome! And I thought I was a sucker for FAs before... wow! I’m higher than a Slowpoke that they actually resurrected the Special FAs. I agree with Chimecho3000’s prospect that these may be for the Battle Stylists only, but even so, it’s so wonderful to see charming artwork like this on cards again!
     
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  12. The Rhyperior I am still Mr. Rhyperior
    The Rhyperior

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    Setlist made partially but I've seen no other BS cards
     
  13. FireLizard Dragon shipper
    FireLizard

    Member

    I swear I expected a little bit more Single\Rapid Strike cards
     
  14. Kaizaac Aspiring Trainer
    Kaizaac

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    Flapples gonna be good with Cheryl.
     
  15. The Fish 0.o
    The Fish

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    Remoraid gives me Feebas vibes, Carnivine is horrifying and I love it. Also the Mawile looks like it came right out of the HSGS era, kawayoo's outdone themselves yet again.
     
  16. Chimecho3000 Aspiring Trainer
    Chimecho3000

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    It just occurred to me to look at their set numbers, and they pretty much do confirm that non-Battle Style Pokemon do not have alt arts while Battle Style Pokemon have both a full art and an alt art.
     
  17. LostSalamence LOST: The End
    LostSalamence

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    Art-wise it is amazing to see that the special full-arts are continuations of other pieces of art in this set. Just look at that Tyranitar busting into Pignite's regular art. Same for Empoleon in Mienfoo's. What a treat.
     
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  18. Anthony Chen Aspiring Trainer
    Anthony Chen

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    is anyone going to tell him or her that orbeetle is a psychic type and rowlet & alolan exeggutor-GX only works with grass type pokemon.
     
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  19. The Almighty Bidoof Just your everyday MtF trans Bidoof worshipper
    The Almighty Bidoof

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    Rowlegg only requires the basic to be grass
     
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  20. Platinum Espresso Falinks Fanatic
    Platinum Espresso

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    Oh my god that Empoleon alt art literally features both of my favourite pokemon
     
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