The Pokemon trading card game is on the rise and continues to add new expansions and cards – and this month sees the Western release of Pokemon TCG: Sword & Shield – Shining StarsThe latest expansion based on the Sword & Shield era of Pokemon games.
This is the ninth of the Sword & Shield-themed expansions, and the first of them to introduce a new VSTAR mechanic, which builds on the existing V-Type Pokemon with a new variant. Pokemon VSTAR evolved from their standard V variants and are extremely powerful, with powerful attacks and lots of HP.
Today we can reveal one of those cards – Whimsicott VSTAR – new for this expansion. Here it is; it’s a beauty:
Here’s what the official TCG description says about the card:
“There was a mischievous glint in the air as the Whimsicott VSTAR floated on the battlefield! Pokémon Windveiled is famous for its pranks, and nothing more than its Trick Wind prevents your opponent from playing Special Energy cards or Pokémon Tools! If the trick isn’t enough, the Fluffball Star VSTAR Power can deal 60 damage per Energy attached to Whimsitcott, to any of your opponent’s Pokémon! ”
Whimsicott first appeared in the fifth generation of the Pokemon game, but it made an appearance in Sword & Shield and had a prominent role as a powerful support Pokemon for teams in that game – making it the go-to card. proper high level in Game themed TCG expansions.
The Pokemon Trading Card game continues to grow with the main series, although the explosion of a huge collector means real It’s quite difficult to get your hands on some cards. Those more inclined towards video games will soon be able to enjoy a new and improved digital version of the game – the launch of Live Pokemon Trading Card Gamean online variant, coming soon.
As for physical cards, this next drop isn’t far away: the Brilliant Stars expansion, which contains a whole new range of cards, launches on February 25.
https://www.vg247.com/heres-an-exclusive-look-at-whimsicott-vstar-a-new-card-from-the-brilliant-stars-pokemon-tcg-expansion Here’s an exclusive look at Whimsicott VSTAR, a new card from the Brilliant Stars Pokemon TCG expansion