Nintendo news (August 14): Pokémon Trading Card Game / Pokémon ASMR

Today’s Nintendo news: latest Pokémon Trading Card Game news, but also…

  • Pokémon ASMR
  • Fire Emblem Heroes
  • Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp
  • Dr. Mario World
  • Dragalia Lost

Pokémon Trading Card Game

Today, the latest expansion for the Pokémon Trading Card Game was released in Europe and North America. It’s called Darkness Ablaze, and it includes the following:

Sword & Shield—Darkness Ablaze brings the fan-favourite Pokémon Charizard in its Gigantamax form—as originally seen in the Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield video games—to the Pokémon TCG as Charizard VMAX. The expansion also debuts the Legendary Pokémon Eternatus VMAX in its special Eternamax form alongside other popular and collectible cards, such as Grimmsnarl VMAX, Butterfree VMAX, Centiskorch VMAX, and more.

  • Seven Pokémon VMAX
  • 14 powerful Pokémon V—plus nine full-art Pokémon V
  • 17 Trainer cards and four full-art Supporter cards
  • Four new Special Energy cards

Here’s some pictures of the cards, boosters, themed decks, and the Trainer Box:

And The Pokémon Company have announced that the latest set for the Pokémon TCG in Japan will be released on September 18th.

Here’s some pictures:

Source: The Pokémon Company / 4Gamer

Pokémon ASMR

Here’s the latest ASMR video from The Pokémon Company, Squirtle’s Day at the Beach:

Fire Emblem Heroes

Here’s the latest Feh Channel presentation for Fire Emblem Heroes:

Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp

Here’s the preview video for the latest Fortune Cookie in Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp, Pekoe’s boba cookie, now available until November 12th:

Dr. Mario World

Here’s the 3rd Dr. Mario Drills video for Dr. Mario World:

Dragalia Lost

Here’s the latest videos for Dragalia Lost, with:

  • preview video for Chapter 15 of the Main Story, Light and Shadow, which goes live on August 18th
  • the recording of the latest episode of the official Dragalia Lost webradio program

Dragalia Lost (Android, iOS) still does not have a release date in Europe yet.


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