The Pokemon Buying and selling Card Recreation recruits Detective Pikachu

The Pokemon Buying and selling Card Recreation recruits Detective Pikachu

I am nonetheless reeling from the primary Detective Pikachu trailer. It has a darkish, off-kilter, extreme-close-up vibe I did not see coming, and whereas I have never utterly reconciled the film’s tone with the property’s normal squeaky clear picture, I am getting there. By the point the film is in theaters, I will have acclimated.

However at the moment is just not that day. So once I see that Detective Pikachu is getting a bit of the Pokémon Buying and selling Card Recreation pie, I make the identical face as once I come throughout something associated to Rubbish Pail Children.

Whereas we’re solely getting an in depth have a look at Detective Pikachu, Charizard, and Greninja playing cards at the moment, there are plans for a complete of 26 movie-inspired buying and selling playing cards. The primary wave will begin popping up in america on April 5. And earlier than you ask, sure: “These playing cards can be utilized in Pokémon TCG decks, together with at Play! Pokémon aggressive occasions and within the Pokémon Buying and selling Card Recreation On-line.”

Here is the bundle breakdown:

  • Detective Pikachu Case File: One promo card that includes Detective Pikachu, one metallic coin impressed by Detective Pikachu, two Detective Pikachu booster packs, one extra Pokémon TCG booster pack, and one code card for the Pokémon Buying and selling Card Recreation On-line. $10.
  • Charizard-GX Case File: One foil promo card and one foil oversize card that includes Charizard-GX, 4 Detective Pikachu booster packs, two extra Pokémon TCG booster packs, and one code card for the Pokémon Buying and selling Card Recreation On-line. $20.
  • Greninja-GX Case File: One foil promo card and one foil oversize card that includes Greninja-GX, one pin that includes Greninja, 5 Detective Pikachu booster packs, two extra Pokémon TCG booster packs, and one code card for the Pokémon Buying and selling Card Recreation On-line. $25.
  • Detective Pikachu Collector Chest: Seven Detective Pikachu booster packs, two extra Pokémon TCG booster packs, one collector’s pin impressed by Detective Pikachu, one Pokémon notepad and sticker sheet, and one code card for the Pokémon Buying and selling Card Recreation On-line. $25.

It is occasions like this I am grateful that I broke my outdated TCG booster-buying habits and might relaxation simple. Different Detective Pikachu merch, together with a cap with pika ears, can be within the works this 12 months.

The Pokemon Trading Card Game recruits Detective Pikachu screenshot