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Hello to all PokeBeach readers! I’m excited to return for another Pokemon TCG article, and this time I’ll tell you my experience and the great results I’ve had with a  and  deck created during my testings with Nathalia Fernandes, my testing partner since 2013. The deck idea came from our desire to find something that …

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S9a Battle Legion has been officially revealed! We first discovered its trademark last July and revealed the first information about the set in October. The set will release in Japan on February 25th and feature 67 cards before secret rares. Battle Legion will introduce a new type of Pokemon card called “Sparkling Pokemon.” As the …

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The Brilliant Stars prerelease promos will be Moltres (SWSH185), Lucario (SWSH186), Liepard (SWSH187), and Bibarel (SWSH188). Our promos will have alternate artwork that hasn’t been released in Japan yet. The four cards originally come from Japan’s Star Birth and Start Deck 100, once again showing our English set will contain cards from both sources. Brilliant …

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The Brilliant Stars product line was revealed last November, but today the Pokemon Center revealed something we didn’t know before: Each booster pack contains 10 cards and either 1 basic Energy or 1 VSTAR marker These VSTAR markers will obviously be cards. We don’t know what they’ll look like, but we should find out soon. …

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A trademark for Paradigm Trigger (パラダイムトリガー) has been filed by Pokemon. It’s under the same terms as trademarks previously used for set names. We usually discover trademarks five to six months before they go into use, so this may be a set releasing around June or July in Japan. Usually this would be the set …

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Hello PokeBeach readers! Isaiah here and I am excited to be bringing you yet another article! Last time, I talked quite a bit about single-Prize Pokemon in Standard, focusing on and / . Since publishing that article, Malamar has started to see a bit less play due to the meta going in a direction that …

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Hello everyone! I don’t know about you all, but I’m incredibly excited for Brilliant Stars. Not only is there a brand new mechanic and some exciting cards to boot, but it’s also — if everything stays on schedule — the set that will make up the final piece of the format for our first Regional …

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Logan Paul’s controversial case of Base Set booster boxes is indeed fake. In a video posted to his YouTube channel, Paul and crew opened the case and could immediately see the boxes inside were forged due to their misshapen appearance and poor print quality. The booster boxes were then opened and contained G.I. Joe booster …

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A new “Collector’s Bundle” featuring promos of Rowlet, Cyndaquil, and Oshawott will release on March 25th for $29.99. The promos were first revealed for the KFC promotion taking place in Taiwan, but they haven’t been seen in Japan yet. The bundle includes: 7 Pokemon TCG booster packs 3 foil promo cards featuring Rowlet, Cyndaquil, and …

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Japanese fans are beginning to post the secret rares from Star Birth to social media! We translated all of Star Birth last week. It will become part of our Brilliant Stars set in February along with the cards from Start Deck 100. Be sure to keep checking this news story throughout the night for new …

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A new “2-Pack Enhanced Blister” featuring the Legendary Genies is now available at the Pokemon Center. It will also release at certain stores. It come with two booster packs, a coin, and cosmic holofoil versions of , , and . It retails for $9.99.

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TPCi has announced PTCGO’s server is undergoing maintenance to prepare for an infrastructure upgrade. This upgrade will allow accounts to migrate to Pokemon TCG Live. On January 11, 2022 the Pokémon TCG Online game client and server were put into maintenance so that infrastructure upgrades could be applied to support account migration for the upcoming …

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Ultra PRO will be releasing a new “First Partner” accessories bundle that includes a card storage box, a deck box, a set of card sleeves, and a rubber playmat. The card storage box will be able to hold over 700 sleeved cards. The pack of card sleeves will include 65 of them. No price has …

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The secret rare versions of Lumineon V and Roseanne’s Research from Star Birth have been revealed! We translated the entire set last week. The rest of the secret rares should be revealed over the next few days, so stay tuned! Lumineon V – Water – HP170 Basic Pokemon Ability: Luminous Sign When you play this Pokemon …

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Pokemon recently announced Team Challenge Season 3 and while a few changes were announced at the time of the announcement, there’s been a hidden change that is sure to cause a bit of disruption. In previous Team Challenge events, players were restricted to their country of residence. With the Team Challenge Season 3, that restriction …