The Latest Expansion for Pokémon TCG: Sun & Moon Drops August 4th

The third installment of the Pokémon trading game is getting its own expansion this summer.

In February, Sun & Moon joined the Pokémon Trading Card Game series. Only six months later on August 4th, Sun & Moon's first expansion will debut: Burning Shadows.

The expansion is set to bring a host of new content to the Pokémon trading game fanbase. Here's what players can expect when the new content drops in a few months: 

  • New PokémonPlay with Necrozma, Marshadow, and many more from the Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon video games.
  • Alolan Pokémon: Classic Pokémon will return with a unique appearance to match the proprietary Alolan forms of Sun and Moon.
  • New Theme Decks: These 60-card decks are ready for players to play immediately. 
  • New Booster Packs: The packs contain 10 new expansion cards. One card in each pack will be rare. 
  • New Cards: Have over 140 cards at your disposal, including 12 new Pokemon-GX and Supporter cards with full art.
    • Get ready to play with Machamp-GX and Charizard-GX.

You can read more about Burning Shadows by visiting the Pokémon official website. To pick up this merchandise on August 4th, find a participating retailer near you.

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Published Jun. 20th 2017

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