Pokémon TCG: XY—Flashfire available in stores on May 7, 2014
Key Features of the Pokémon TCG: XY—Flashfire Expansion:
- Three new Mega Evolution Pokémon — The expansion features two powerful versions of Mega Charizard-EX (a Dragon-type Mega Charizard X and a Fire-type Mega Charizard Y), in addition to Mega Kangaskhan-EX.
- Five new Pokémon-EX cards and four new full-art Pokémon-EX rare Ultra cards—New Pokémon-EX cards include Charizard-EX (two versions), Toxicroak-EX, Magnezone-EX, and Kangaskhan-EX.
- New Pokémon—Over 25 Pokémon from the Pokémon X and Pokémon Y video games appear in this set, in addition to 15 Pokémon that appear in the Pokémon TCG for the very first time.
- 15 new Trainer cards including three new full-art rare Ultra Trainer cards—New Trainer cards bring increased depth and player strategy to competitive battles.
- Booster Packs—Packs of 10 additional cards selected from the expansion will be available.
- Theme decks—60-card preconstructed decks are designed to introduce players to the Pokémon TCG by enabling them to play right away.
XY—Flashfire theme decks and booster packs include an in-pack code card that unlocks virtual cards from the XY—Flashfire expansion for play in the Pokémon Trading Card Game Online at www.pokemon.co.uk/tcgo.
Pokémon Trading Card Game
The Pokémon Trading Card Game (TCG) is a collectible and competitive trading card game. In the competitive Pokémon TCG, each player constructs a deck of 60 cards and uses it to battle against other players in fast-paced, strategy-oriented play. Since the debut of the Pokémon TCG in 1996, more than 20 billion cards have been shipped to 74 countries around the world.
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