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Hello everyone! This year’s World Championships are right around the corner, and I could not be more excited after the long covid break from major events. I don’t know what I’m going to play, but I have been testing with various off-meta decks to make sure I’m not missing anything. Although the meta decks right …

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We’ve received word a Hisuian Zoroark promo will be given out at Gamestop starting September 9th! This is to celebrate the release of Lost Origin. You will receive the promo when making purchases of $15 or more. It’s likely the card will be a reprint of the Hisuian Zoroark releasing in the set: Hisuian Zoroark …

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Three new “intro decks” featuring Greninja V, Umbreon V, and Lucario V are now being given to new players at select events! Each deck contains 30 cards. The decks feature exclusive non-holo versions of their Pokemon V. This is the first time the English Pokemon TCG has printed non-holo versions of V cards. TPCi has …

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In what should be obvious news to longtime fans, TPCi has announced they will be revealing the first Scarlet & Violet cards at this year’s Worlds! The event will take place in London from August 18th to 21st. “Fans will get a peek at the first cards from the upcoming Pokémon TCG: Pokémon Scarlet & …

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A new “Arceus VSTAR Ultra Premium Collection” will release this winter! We don’t have a release date, price, or product description yet. Presumably the collection will feature a new, alternate art version of Arceus VSTAR from VSTAR Universe, which releases in Japan this December. We already know we’re getting alternate art versions of other VSTAR …

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To celebrate Halloween, a new “Hisuian Zoroark VSTAR Premium Collection” will release on October 28th! It will come with an alternate art version of Hisuian Zoroark VSTAR from Japan’s upcoming VSTAR Universe (not the one pictured above) and Hisuian Zoroark V’s full art from Dark Phantasma. The VSTAR Premium Collections for Dialga and Palkia will …

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A “Hisuian Electrode V Box” will release on November 4th, about a week before SWSH12 Silver Tempest. It’ll come with a promo Hisuian Electrode V, a jumbo version, a bonus holo card, four booster packs, and a code card. It will retail for $19.99. Hisuian Electrode V’s regular print will be cut from September’s Lost …

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This year’s McDonald’s promotion has already started in the UK! The same promotion will start in the United States next week — from August 9th to September 26th. Each Happy Meal comes with a 4-card booster pack containing one foil card and three non-foil cards. There are 15 cards to collect this year. The holo …

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Hello everyone! The current Standard format is in an interesting place right now. With no major events taking place in July, there is a month and a half between NAIC and Worlds. This results in a bit of a lull in competitive play, although there are still online Limitless tournaments and the release of the …

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A new Pokemon Direct presentation just took place, revealing Scarlet & Violet‘s new battle mechanic, three new Pokemon, and the region itself! Latest Trailer Terastal Phenomenon This generation’s battle mechanic will be called the Terastal phenomenon. It’s found only in the Paldea region and makes Pokemon shine and glimmer like gems. When a Pokemon Terastallizes, …

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Silver Tempest will be the name of our SWSH12 set! As posted before, it will release on November 11th following September’s Lost Origin. Prereleases will take place from October 29th through November 6th. The set will probably contain the cards from Japan’s Incandescent Arcana featuring Alolan Vulpix, Paradigm Trigger featuring Lugia and Galar’s Regis, and any …

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Hello everyone! Here’s Gabriel again with another Pokémon TCG article and this time I’m going to talk about a deck that many knows exist, but few truly know how it works to win games and reach the Top 4 of one of the main Pokémon TCG competitions of the world. About Mewtwo V-UNION My interest …

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A new Pokemon Presents will take place on Wednesday! It’ll showcase the latest news for Pokemon video games and mobile apps, including Scarlet & Violet. As usual the presentation will take place at at 09:00 AM EDT / 06:00 AM PDT. It’ll last about 20 minutes. The last two Pokemon Presents were on February 27th …

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Hello PokeBeach readers! Isaiah here, and I am happy to be bringing you another article! Last time, I talked about the newly popular deck that took the North America International Championships by storm, and since then, the deck has consistently proved itself in the online tournament scene. In that article, I talked a bit about …

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The Pokemon Company International recently released its Alternative Play Handbook, which details a number of alternative ways to play with cards from the Pokemon Trading Card Game. If you’ve ever gone to large events like regional or international championships and played in any of the side events there, you may be familiar with a few …