New Pokemon TCG Expansion Announced

A brand new expansion has been announced for Pokemon TCG. Yes, we’re covering that now!

The Pokemon Company has announced that a new expansion is on the way for Pokemon TCG and it’s coming in August. 

According to the company, the latest expansion, Darkness Ablaze, is coming on August 14 and will include the following: 

  • Seven Pokemon VMAX cards
  • 14 Pokemon V cards
  • 17 Trainer cards and four Supporter cards
  • Three new Special Energy cards
  • 185+ cards

For those interested in catching the expansion prior to its official release, you can get your hands on the Pokemon Sword & Shield – Darkness Ablaze Build & Battle Box at select retailers on August 1. The Build & Battle Box includes four booster packs, 23 additional cards, and a deck-building tip sheet.

An image of an Elite Trainer Box featuring the latest expansion Darkness Ablaze. Image provided by The Pokemon Company PR.

Notable cards making their way to the Darkness Ablaze expansion in their Gigantamax form are Butterfree VMAX, Charizard VMAX, and Grimmsnarl VMAX, along with many others.

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