Kalos Pokémon Come to the Pokémon TCG!
18 Sep, 2013 in TCG
Get ready for all-new Fairy-type Pokémon and basic Fairy Energy debuting in the Pokémon TCG: XY Series !
Soon after the launch of the Pokémon X and Pokémon Y video games, the Pokémon Trading Card Game will join the next generation of Pokémon with the Pokémon TCG: XY Series. Coming to stores on November 8th, 2013, the Pokémon TCG: XY—Kalos Starter Set gives you the choice of three 60-card decks, each one featuring a brand-new Pokémon: Chespin, Fennekin, or Froakie. You’ll discover other new Pokémon from the Kalos region in the three XY—Kalos Starter Set decks. A deluxe version of the set will also include one Pokémon TCG: Black & White Series booster pack.
The XY—Kalos Starter Set introduces Fairy-type Pokémon and basic Fairy Energy! Fairy, the eleventh Pokémon type in the Pokémon TCG, is the first new type since the Dragon type was added in 2012. There are still many mysteries about the new Fairy type, such as which Pokémon will be Fairy types and how matchups will be affected by Fairy-type Pokémon. In order to attack with Fairy-type Pokémon, players will need to use basic Fairy Energy, the ninth Energy type in the Pokémon TCG.
Following the launch of the Pokémon TCG: XY—Kalos Starter Set, the Pokémon TCG: XY expansion arrives at retail on February 5th, 2014. Fans can expect powerful new Pokémon, Trainer cards, and more when the new series kicks off. Plus, each XY—Kalos Starter Set deck and XY booster pack will include a code card that unlocks virtual cards for the Pokémon TCG Online!Stay tuned to Pokemon.com for much more information on the upcoming Pokémon TCG: XY—Kalos Starter Set and XY expansion!