Today, The Pokémon Company International announced it will release a special expansion for the Pokémon Trading Card Game, Shining Fates, available around the world beginning February 19, 2021.
Inspired by 2019’s successful Hidden Fates expansion, Shining Fates will feature over 100 Shiny Pokémon. These will include nine Shiny Pokémon V and seven Shiny Pokémon VMAX, such as the highly collectible Gigantamax Shiny Charizard.
The expansion also introduces three more Amazing Pokémon, each featuring Legendary or Mythical Pokémon illustrated with vivid rainbow backgrounds that extend beyond the frame. As well as this, more than 30 Pokémon V and Pokémon VMAX cards will enable Trainers to play with fan-favourite competitive Pokémon TCG cards from the Sword & Shield series.
Cards from the Shining Fates set will be available in the following products:
- Shining Fates Elite Trainer Box (available February 19, 2021): Includes 10 Shining Fates booster packs, one foil promo card featuring Eevee VMAX, and various gameplay accessories
- Shining Fates Tins (available February 19, 2021): Includes six Shining Fates booster packs and one foil promo card featuring Eldegoss V, Boltund V, or Cramorant V
- Shining Fates Collection—Pikachu V (available February 19, 2021): Includes four Shining Fates booster packs, as well as one foil promo card and one foil oversize promo card featuring Pikachu V
- Shining Fates Mad Party Pin Collections (available February 19, 2021): Includes three Shining Fates booster packs; one foil promo card featuring Bunnelby, Dedenne, Galarian Mr. Rime, or Polteageist; and one corresponding pin
- Shining Fates Mini Tins (available March 5, 2021): Includes two Shining Fates booster packs and one metallic coin
- Shining Fates Premium Collections (available March 5, 2021): Includes seven Shining Fates booster packs; one foil promo card featuring either Shiny Crobat V or Shiny Dragapult V; one foil promo card and one foil oversize promo card featuring either Shiny Crobat VMAX or Shiny Dragapult VMAX; and one corresponding metallic coin