Starter Images in Pokemon Diamond/Pearl TCG Set!
As promised, the official Japanese Pokemon TCG game website revealed the first card images from Pokemon Diamond/Pearl TCG set (it was previously announced that images of the Pokemon Diamond/Pearl TCG set will be released by September 28, 2006). The card images released are the Pokemon Diamond/Pearl starters: Naetle, Hikozaru, and Pochama. In addition, the site revealed some new design features on the cards:
- The Pokemon's level is displayed next to the Pokemon's name.
- The Pokemon's number is displayed below the Pokemon's picture (along with classification, length, and weight).
- Energyless attacks. Attacks without any energy requirements.
Weakness and Resistance Values
- Weakness and resistance values (it use to be weakness equals 2 times damage and resistance equals 30 damage decreased, but different values can now be placed for weakness and resistance depending on the card).
- The Pokemon's Pokedex Entry (flavor text) are displayed.
- A new numbering system, this one uses "DPBP#".
The Pokemon Diamond/Pearl TCG set will be released in Japan on October 27, 2006 (there is currently no US release date available).
Official Japanese Pokemon TCG Website - http://www.pokemon-card.com/
Official US Pokemon TCG Website - http://www.pokemon-tcg.com/
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