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MEDIA ALERT: Pokémon Trading Card Game: Sword & Shield—Chilling Reign Expansion Released

June 18, 2021—The Pokémon Company International has today launched the latest expansion for the Pokémon Trading Card Game, Sword & Shield—Chilling Reign. The new set, available at participating retailers around the world, introduces the King Pokémon Calyrex as a Pokémon V and Pokémon VMAX in both Ice Rider and Shadow Rider forms, alongside Galarian Articuno, Galarian Zapdos, Galarian Moltres, and more.

With over 70 new Battle Style cards, Sword & Shield—Chilling Reign allows Pokémon TCG players to perfect the Single Strike or Rapid Strike decks that they built with Sword & Shield—Battle Styles.

Sword & Shield—Chilling Reign is available in booster packs, Elite Trainer Boxes, and special collections, and includes the following cards:

  • Eight Pokémon VMAX 
  • 15 Pokémon V and 26 full-art Pokémon V
  • 28 Trainer cards and 13 full-art Supporter cards
  • Three new Special Energy cards

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