Posted By: Sunain | Mar 26 2015 20:13:26
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Tags: TCG Press Release

The latest English TCG set Double Crisis was released on March 25th, 2015 and the set information has been added to our TCG database. Also revealed was a new English TCG set called XY Roaring Skies which will feature over 100 cards and will be released on May 6th, 2015. Two Rayquaza cards from the set were also revealed.

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Those that attend XY Roaring Skies Prerelease tournaments can get and play with cards two weeks before the expansion’s official release date. A Promo Altaria card will also be awarded to all participants.

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Double Crisis

Two teams of villains emerge from their hideouts to clash over the fate of the world in Pokémon TCG: Double Crisis! Team Aqua brings sheer brawn and willpower while Team Magma leverages logic, and both are willing to move land and sea to accomplish their goals. While Team Aqua’s Kyogre-EX rampages against Team Magma’s Groudon-EX, their rival ambitions could change the Hoenn region forever!

Choose your team and declare your loyalty! Inside each Pokémon TCG: Double Crisis blister pack, you’ll find:
  • 4 Pokémon TCG: Double Crisis 7-card booster packs
  • 28 cards in all, including 8 foil cards
  • A collector’s pin and matching coin featuring the Team Magma or Team Aqua logo
  • A code card for the Pokémon TCG Online

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XY Roaring Skies

Ride the winds of battle with the Pokémon TCG: XY—Roaring Skies expansion! Ascend to the clouds and soar to victory with over 100 new cards, including 4 new Mega Evolution Pokémon and 7 other new Pokémon-EX. Diving from the edge of space, Mega Rayquaza-EX makes its magnificent debut while Mega Latios-EX and a horde of Dragon-type Pokémon bellow their challenge. High-flying superstars such as Deoxys, Dragonite, Zekrom, Hydreigon-EX, and Thundurus-EX call you to battle higher, faster, stronger. And with all-new boosts like Mega Turbo and Double Dragon Energy cards, the sky’s the limit in the XY—Roaring Skies expansion!

The XY Roaring Skies expansion includes:
  • Over 100 new cards to collect and play
  • 11 new Pokémon-EX, including 4 new Mega Evolution Pokémon, and 9 new full-art rare Ultra Pokémon-EX cards
  • 17 Trainer cards, including two rare Ultra cards, and a new Special Energy card add new depth and tactics to Pokémon TCG
  • Two new theme decks designed to introduce players to the Pokémon TCG
  • Code cards in theme decks and booster packs that unlock virtual cards from the XY—Roaring Skies expansion for play in the Pokémon Trading Card Game Online

Sources: http://www.pokemon.com/us/play-pokemon/pokemon-events/pre-release-tournaments/, http://www.pokemon.com/us/pokemon-tcg/xy-roaring-skies/explore-and-watch/ and http://www.pokemon.com/us/pokemon-tcg/double-crisis/explore-and-watch/