The Pokémon Company has unveiled new details about one of the latest official expansions as part of the Pokémon Trading Card Game (TCG). Read on below to learn more:
Pokémon Trading Card Game: Sword & Shield—Astral Radiance Expansion with New Radiant Pokémon Gameplay Mechanic Launching Today
May 27, 2022—The Pokémon Company International has released the latest expansion from the Pokémon Trading Card Game, Sword & Shield—Astral Radiance, at participating retailers around the world.
This new set highlights Pokémon from the Hisui region, as seen in the Pokémon Legends: Arceus video game, and features Hisuian Decidueye, Hisuian Typhlosion, Hisuian Samurott, and more for the first time in the Pokémon TCG. The Sword & Shield—Astral Radiance expansion also introduces the strategic gameplay mechanic Radiant Pokémon, a new kind of Shiny Pokémon with powerful Abilities or attacks that will shake up the Pokémon TCG metagame.
Sword & Shield—Astral Radiance also includes eight Pokémon VSTAR, 21 Pokémon V, two Pokémon VMAX, and a special Trainer Gallery subset of 30 cards with artwork featuring fan-favorite Trainers and Pokémon. The set is now available in booster packs, Elite Trainer Boxes, and special collections. Trainers in the US, Canada, and the UK can grab the exclusive Sword & Shield—Astral Radiance Pokémon Center Elite Trainer Box, containing additional booster packs and Pokémon TCG accessories.
For additional information about the Pokémon TCG, visit Pokemon.com/TCG.
Sword & Shield—Astral Radiance
Travel back to a primitive land dominated by myth and legend, where Origin Forme Dialga VSTAR and Origin Forme Palkia VSTAR shape the very fabric of time and space! Explore a vast wilderness unlike anything you’ve ever experienced, where you’ll encounter Decidueye, Typhlosion, and Samurott as Hisuian Pokémon VSTAR. Meet talented Trainers and other powerful Pokémon that call the ancient Hisui region home, and discover a new kind of Shiny Pokémon: Radiant Pokémon. Charge courageously into battle in a new world with the Pokémon TCG: Sword & Shield—Astral Radiance expansion!
- Over 180 cards
- 3 brand-new Radiant Pokémon
- 8 awesome Pokémon VSTAR
- 21 powerful Pokémon V and 2 enormous Pokémon VMAX
- 30 cards with special art in the Trainer Gallery subset
- More than 20 Trainer cards
Pokémon TCG: Sword & Shield—Astral Radiance Available Now! 🌌 ⌛
Travel back to an ancient land steeped in myth and legend where Origin Forme Dialga VSTAR and Origin Forme Palkia VSTAR shape the fabric of time and space! Charge courageously into battle with the Pokémon TCG: Sword & Shield—Astral Radiance expansion!
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