METAL BLADE Pokémon (13): 3 Galarian Perrserker S1W (enable) 3 Galarian Meowth S1W (evolve) 1 Zamazenta V S1H (beatdown) 3 Zacian V S1W (beatdown) 3 Jirachi SM8a (search) Trainer (33): 2 Cynthia & Caitlin (draw) 2 Mallow & Lana (healer) 4 Prof. Research (draw) 4 Marnie (draw) 1 Adventure Satchel (searches) 4 Metal Saucer (acceleration) 3 Metal Frying Pan (protect) 2 Great Catcher (control) 3 Escape Board (retreat) 4 Quick Ball (search) 3 Switch (switch) 3 Viridian Forest (search) Energy (12): 12 Metal Energy STRATEGY: Start with Jirachi to search for trainer cards and bench Zacian V. Use It’s effect to either draw three cards or accelerate Metal Energy to Zacian V. Use Viridian Forest and Quick Ball to discard Basic Metal Energy and accelerate it to a benched Zacian V with Metal Saucer. Bench two Galarian Perrserker to boost Zacian V, and knock out the defender in one hit. Next turn use Switch or Mallow and Lana to enable Zacian V to attack. SPOILER: All spoilers are taken from the PokéBeach. Galarian Meowth Basic Metal Pokemon HP: 70 [C] Hone Claws During your next turn, this Pokémon does 60 more damage with Slash. [M][C] Slash: 30 damage. Retreat Cost: C Weakness: R Resistance: G Galarian Perrserker Stage 1 Metal Pokémon – evolves from Galarian Meowth HP: 120 Ability: Steely Spirit The attacks of your [M] Pokémon do 20 more damage to your opponent’s active Pokémon. [M][M][C] Metal Claw: 70 Retreat Cost: CC Weakness: R Resistance: G Zacian V Basic Metal Pokemon HP: 220 Ability: Intrepid Sword Once during your turn, before you attack, you may look at the top three cards of your deck and attach any number of Basic Metal Energy you find there to this Pokémon. Put the other cards into your hand. If you use this ability, your turn ends. [M][M][M] Brave Blade: 230 During your next turn, this Pokémon can't attack. Retreat Cost: CC Weakness: R Resistance: G Zamazenta V Basic Metal Pokemon HP: 230 Ability: Dauntless Shield Prevent all damage done to this Pokémon by attacks from your opponent's Pokémon Vmax. [M][M][C] Assault Tackle: 130 Discard a Special Energy from your opponent's active Pokémon. Retreat Cost: CC Weakness: R Resistance: G Prof. Research Trainer - Supporter Discard your hand. Then, draw 7 cards. Quick Ball Trainer - Item You must discard 1 card from your hand in order to play this card. Search your deck for a Basic Pokémon, reveal it, and put it into your hand. Then, shuffle your deck. Metal Saucer Trainer - Item Attach a Metal energy card from your discard pile to one of your benched Metal Pokémon.