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Pokémon TCG Expands with Scarlet & Violet—Temporal Forces Release

Pokémon TCG Expands with Scarlet & Violet—Temporal Forces Release

he Pokémon Company International has announced the release of Scarlet & Violet—Temporal Forces, the latest expansion for the Pokémon Trading Card Game, now available at participating retailers globally and at Pokémon Center, the online store for Pokémon merchandise.

Scarlet & Violet—Temporal Forces marks the return of ACE SPEC cards, originally featured in the Black & White Series, to the Pokémon TCG. These cards, known for their powerful effects, are limited to one per deck and have received a design update with a new magenta hue for this expansion. The ACE SPEC cards can be Trainer or Special Energy cards, adding a strategic element to deck composition.

The expansion introduces new Pokémon like Walking Wake and Iron Leaves from the Pokémon Scarlet and Pokémon Violet video games, alongside Ancient and Future Pokémon, new Trainer cards, and Tera Pokémon ex with type shifts. This release aims to provide fresh content and gameplay mechanics for both new and experienced players.

Available in formats such as booster packs, Elite Trainer Boxes, and special collections, Scarlet & Violet—Temporal Forces can be found at retailers around the world, with select items also available at Pokémon Center locations in the U.S., Canada, and the U.K.

Additionally, the expansion is playable on the Pokémon TCG Live app for iOS, Android, macOS, and Windows, offering a digital experience that includes collecting and battling with the new ACE SPEC cards. A Scarlet & Violet—Temporal Forces Battle Pass is available in the app, granting a new deck featuring Raging Bolt ex to players upon login, and a premium deck featuring Iron Crown ex can be unlocked by redeeming Crystals earned from daily quests.