Pokemon USA will release the new Pokemon: Sun & Moon – Burning Shadows expansion set for the Pokemon TCG on August 4.
The set will introduce new Pokemon like Necrozma-GX and Tapu Fini-GX, as well as including Machamp-GX, Charizard-GX, Darkai-GX and Ho-Oh-GX. The set includes more than 140 cards, 12 new Pokemon-GX, and 6 full-art Supporter cards featuring human characters.
The Burning Shadows Launch Display will include 8 Sun & Moon – Burning Shadows Theme Decks, 72 Sun & Moon – Burning Shadows Booster Packs, 16 foil cards (8 each of 2 designs), 16 promo deck boxes featuring Ho-Oh and Necrozmal, and a shelf display to hold the new products.
The Burning Shadows Booster Box will include 36 Booster Packs which include 10 cards each.
The Burning Shadows Prerelease Box will include a 22-card Evolution pack with key cards from current and prior sets, 4 Sun & Moon – Burning Shadows Booster Packs, 1 of 4 alternate-art promo cards, and a deck building tip sheet.
The Burning Shadows Elite Trainer Box includes 8 Pokémon TCG: Sun & Moon-Burning Shadows Booster Packs, 65 card sleeves featuring Necrozma, 45 Pokemon TCG Energy cards, 6 damage-counter dice, 1 competition-legal coin-flip die, 2 acrylic condition markers and 1 acrylic GX marker, a collector’s box to hold everything, with 4 dividers to keep it organized, player’s guide to the Sun & Moon-Burning Shadows expansion, and a code card for the online game.
The Burning Shadows 3-Pack Booster will also be available.
This expansion follows the Sun & Moon: Guardians Rising expansion that released in May (see “New Pokemon Rise this Spring”). Additional new products will be released in July (see “More GX ‘Pokemon’ Arriving”).