Pokémon TCG: Crown Zenith expansion announced for January

Pokemon_TCG_Crown_Zenith_Logo(1).jpgThe Pokémon Company International has announced the final special expansion of the Pokémon Trading Card Game's Sword & Shield Series, Crown Zenith. It will be released on January 20th, 2023.

Crown Zenith includes three brand-new Radiant Pokémon cards, featuring Radiant Charizard, Radiant Charjabug, and Radiant Eternatus, and eight Pokémon VSTAR including Zacian VSTAR and Zamazenta VSTAR.

Crown Zenith will introduce a multitude of new art styles and unique illustrations, with an emphasis on alternate art cards, including the first-ever special art Pokémon VSTAR. It will also introduce a Galarian Gallery subset of 70 cards highlighting regular Pokémon, Pokémon V, Pokémon VMAX, Pokémon VSTAR and Supporter cards with special illustrations that showcase the uniqueness of each featured Pokémon and character. Mewtwo VSTAR, Darkrai VSTAR, and Hisuian Zoroark VSTAR are some of the cards featured in the Galarian Gallery. Trainers will also be able to collect and connect nine different Galarian Gallery cards to reveal a larger image via a new linked illustration feature.

Set description said:
The Legendary heroes Zacian and Zamazenta shine with new VSTAR Powers, and an all-star assembly of Pokémon and Trainers arrive to celebrate the era of Pokémon V! Discover dazzling special illustrations in the Galarian Gallery, and wield the strength of rare and powerful Pokémon, including Charizard as both a Pokémon VSTAR and Radiant Pokémon. Many more Pokémon have their own tales to tell in battle as the Sword & Shield Series reaches its towering peak in the Pokémon TCG: Crown Zenith expansion!

In total, the Crown Zenith special expansion includes:
  • Over 160 cards
  • 3 brand-new Radiant Pokémon
  • 5 Pokémon VMAX
  • 8 Pokémon VSTAR
  • 17 Pokémon V
  • 70 cards with special artwork in the Galarian Gallery
Crown Zenith will be available via an Elite Trainer Box featuring Lucario, special collection boxes, and pin collection blister packs throughout the months following the release.

January 20th, 2023Elite Trainer Box
  • 10 Crown Zenith booster packs
  • 1 Lucario VSTAR special art promo
  • Various gameplay accessories
January 20th, 2023Regieleki V Collection
Regidrago V Collection

  • 4 Crown Zenith booster packs
  • 1 Regieleki or Regidrago promo
  • 1 Regieleki V or Regidrago V promo
  • 1 Regieleki V or Regidrago V Jumbo card
(No image available)February 17th, 2023Pikachu VMAX Special Collection
  • 5 Crown Zenith booster packs
  • 1 Pikachu V promo
  • 1 Pikachu VMAX promo
  • 1 Pikachu VMAX Jumbo card
February 17th, 2023Mini Tins
  • 2 Crown Zenith booster packs
  • 1 sticker sheet
(No images available)March 17th, 2023Galarian Articuno Tin
Galarian Zapdos Tin
Galarian Moltress Tin

  • 5 Crown Zenith booster packs
  • 1 Galarian Articuno, Galarian Zapdos, or Galarian Moltres Full Art promo
April 14th, 2023Rillaboom Pin Collection
Cinderace Pin Collection
Inteleon Pin Collection

  • 3 Crown Zenith booster packs
  • 1 Rillaboom, Cinderace, or Inteleon promo
  • 1 Rillaboom, Cinderace, or Inteleon pin
April 14th, 2023Morpeko V-UNION Premium Playmat Collection
  • 5 Crown Zenith booster packs
  • 4 Morpeko V-UNION cards
  • 1 Professor Burnet card
  • 1 Morpeko playmat
  • 1 Morpeko V-UNION (combined art) Jumbo card
May 5th, 2023Shiny Zacian Premium Figure Collection
Shiny Zamazenta Premium Figure Collection

  • 11 Crown Zenith booster packs
  • 1 Shiny Zacian V or Shiny Zamazenta V Full Art promo
  • 1 Shiny Zacian or Shiny Zamazenta figure
  • 1 Shiny Zacian or Shiny Zamazenta pin
  • A set of card sleeves featuring both Shiny Zacian and Shiny Zamazenta
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