news culture Pokémon: new cards to collect in collaboration with Pokémon GO!
The collectible card market is still going strong and, definitely, Pokémon is the figurehead. After all these decades, fans will be delighted to learn that the firm is launching a new collection dedicated to Pokémon GO.
Pokemon GO in Pokemon
It may seem logical, but it hadn’t been done yet. The Pokémon Company International has just announced the launch of an unprecedented collaboration between Pokémon trading and trading cards and the Pokémon GO video gamea real phenomenon since its launch on mobile in 2016. With a little new on the program.
We can thus note “photorealistic illustrations and game scenarios taken from the app”, while players will recognize direct references to Pokémon GO in the extension with characters like Spark from the Intuition team, Blanche from the Team Wisdom and Candela from Team Bravery. There are also objects like the PokéStop or the Lure Module.
Where to find these new cards dedicated to Pokémon GO?
Unsurprisingly, the press release informs us that this collection can be found in participating stores around the world, that is to say in our traditional shops. However, they will have to be found in packs containing promo cards, including powerful new Pokémon-V and Pokémon-VSTAR. More Pokémon Go cards will be released later. Here are the affected decks:
- Pokémon TCG: Pokémon GO Collection – Noadkoko from Alola-V
- Pokémon TCG: Pokémon GO Battle-V Decks from Mewtwo-V or Melmetal-V
- Pokémon TCG: Pokémon GO Battle-V Deck – Mewtwo vs. Melmetal
Finally, we are told about a small promotional gesture: if you purchase for 25€ or more Pokémon GO products from the Pokémon Trading Card Game at Fnac, Cultura, JouéClub, Toys Sajou, Kingtoy/Maxitoys, La Grande Récré,toy E.Leclerc, Micromania and PicWicToys, you’ll walk away with a promo card of Pikachu wearing a Pokémon TCG cap. The offer is valid from July 1, 2022 to December 31, 2022.