Aug15

Exclusive TCG coin and marker sets to be available at 2022 Pokémon World Championships Pokémon Center Pop-Up Store

As previously announced, a special Pokémon Center Pop-Up Store will be opening at the 2022 Pokémon World Championships at ExCeL London from August 17th, with a range of Pokémon Center-branded products being available exclusively at the event. The Pokémon Company International today revealed the latest of those exclusive products, with four different coin and marker sets for the Pokémon Trading Card Game.
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Aug13

2022 Pokémon World Championships Streaming Schedule released - Victini and other digital rewards to be distributed as part of broadcast

The 2022 Pokémon World Championships will be taking place from August 18th to 21st, at the ExCeL Centre in London. The Pokémon Company International has today shared details about how fans can catch all the action via livestreams on the various official Pokémon Twitch channels. Also released were details on a variety of digital broadcast rewards that fans can receive simply by tuning in, including the Victory Pokémon, Victini, as well as a physical distribution of Sinistea for people attending the event in-person.
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Aug2

Select TCG retailers across US and Canada to be PokéStops in Pokémon GO to commemorate release of Pokémon Trading Card Game: Pokémon GO expansion

To commemorate the release of the Pokémon Trading Card Game: Pokémon GO special expansion, select GameStop and Best Buy stores in the US, and participating GameStop, Toys “R” Us, London Drugs, Mastermind Toys, and Indigo Books stores in Canada, will be set up as PokéStops in Pokémon GO for a limited time. These promotional PokeStops will be available until August 14th.
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Jul27

TPCI to launch a celebration of Halloween this year with debut of TCG Trick or Trade BOOster Bundle, other seasonal merch to be announced in September

In a press released earlier today, The Pokémon Company International have announced that they will be debuting a new campaign this year centered around Halloween, offering families a variety of different ways they can incorporate Pokémon into their celebrations of the spooky season. This campaign will begin with the launch of the new Pokémon Trading Card Game: Trick or Trade BOOster Bundle at participating retailers worldwide on September 1st.
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Jul19

Pokémon Trading Card Game Live limited beta now available for players in Australia and New Zealand

The Pokémon Company International has announced that the limited beta of Pokémon Trading Card Game Live is now available for players in Australia and New Zealand. These are the third and forth countries respectively to be given access to the limited beta. The beta initially opened to players from Canada on February 22nd, and was later opened to players in Mexico on May 24th.
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Jun22

Several cards banned from use at Pokémon World Championships 2022; 2023 season TCG rotation to begin in early 2023

The Pokémon Company International and Play! Pokémon have announced that several cards will be banned from use in the upcoming 2022 Pokémon World Championships held in August in London. These bans are not being put in place due to any inherent balance issues with the cards themselves, but rather are being made to ensure a fair play environment due to certain cards having not received a worldwide distribution.
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Jun20

Catch the 2022 Pokémon North America International Championships livestream on Twitch from June 24th-26th

The 2022 Pokémon North America International Championships will be held in Columbus, Ohio from June 24th to June 26th. Trainers will compete for Championship Points (CP) for the 2022 Pokémon World Championships, which are taking place across August 18th to 21st in London, England at the ExCeL London events center. Fans can catch all the action via livestreams on the various official Pokémon Twitch channels.
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Jun10

Pokémon TCG Illustration Contest 2022 final results and winners announced

After the top 100 were revealed early last month, the winners of the Pokémon Trading Card Game Illustration Contest 2022 have finally been revealed today by Creatures, Inc. and The Pokémon Company International via the contest's official website, as well as official Pokémon social media channels. The contest was first announced back in September 2021, and asked artists for submissions that captured the theme of “the daily life of Pokémon”.
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Jun8

Pokémon TCG Crossover Event to be held in Pokémon GO from June 16-30

The Pokémon TCG: Pokémon GO special expansion will be released on June 17th in Japan, with a global release to follow on July 1st. In anticipation of this release, Niantic has announced a Pokémon TCG Crossover Event for Pokémon GO. This event will run from June 16th at 10:00am to June 30th at 8:00pm local time. Pikachu wearing a Pokémon TCG hat, Wimpod and Golisopod will be debuting in this event.
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May27

Gamestop in US and Canada giving away holo Hisuian Typhlosion cards with Pokémon TCG purchases over $15 to celebrate release of Astral Radiance

To celebrate the release of the newest Pokémon Trading Card Game: Sword & Shield—Astral Radiance expansion, customers at GameStop stores in the US and Canada can receive a Hisuian Typhlosion holographic card from the expansion, when they purchase $15 worth of Pokémon TCG products. This card is emblazoned with the Astral Radiance logo, and is now available in physical stores and online stores, while stocks last.
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Apr21

Catch the 2022 Pokémon Europe International Championships this weekend on Twitch to receive a code for Marc0fier0's Dracovish

The Pokémon Company International has announced the livestream commentators for the 2022 Pokémon Europe International Championships held this weekend from April 22th - 24th. The event will be broadcast live on the official Twitch accounts of The Pokémon Company International. Some of the world's best Pokémon Trainers will be competing in tournaments including the Pokémon Trading Card Game, the Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield video games, Pokkén Tournament DX, and for the first time on Pokémon GO.
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