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MEDIA ALERT: New Pokémon Trading Card Game: V Battle Decks Feature Dragon-type Pokémon Rayquaza V and Noivern V

July 22, 2021—Today, The Pokémon Company International announced new V Battle Decks, featuring Rayquaza V and Noivern V, that make it easy and fun to learn how to play the best-selling Pokémon Trading Card Game. The products will be available at participating retailers around the world on October 8, 2021.
The new V Battle Decks star Dragon-type Pokémon Rayquaza and Noivern. This release follows the introduction of Dragon-type Pokémon in the Sword & Shield Series of the Pokémon TCG with the Sword & Shield—Evolving Skies expansion.
Each V Battle Deck provides everything a Trainer needs to play the Pokémon TCG, including a standard 60-card deck, three reference cards, rules booklet, playmat, damage counters, a large metallic coin, deck box, and Quick Guide to help Trainers learn winning strategies.
In addition, Trainers will be able to pick up the V Battle Deck—Rayquaza vs. Noivern bundle version, which offers two ready-to-play decks and accessories so they can easily battle family and friends. The V Battle Deck—Rayquaza vs. Noivern bundle comes with eight additional Trainer cards, including two foil cards.
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