The Pokémon Company has announced the next expansion coming to the Pokémon Trading Card Game this November, entitled Pokémon TCG: XY-BREAKthrough, it’ll bring over 160 new cards, even more than the Ancient Origins expansion which launched earlier this year.
In addition to the new cards, the XY-BREAKthrough expansion will bring new booster packs as well as two new theme decks – Burning Spark and Night Striker. All of which will launch this November 4.
If that wasn’t enough, the new expansion will come with a new mechanic, the Pokémon BREAK Evolution, which according to the press release, “opens a new path to power that builds on a Pokémon’s existing strengths and creates all-new battling options!”
The New BREAK Evolution adds an additional level of Evolution to your Pokémon, when evolving into a Pokémon BREAK, it gets a HP boost and a brand new attack or ability, but it also keeps its existing attacks.
The Pokémon BREAK cards will have a landscape design, a unique foil pattern, and uniquely rendered art. There are a total of 6 new Pokémon BREAK including Chesaught BREAK and Zoroark BREAK.
There’ll also be 8 new Pokémon-EX, including four new Mega Evolution Pokémon, 20 trainer cards, including two full-art rare Ultra Trainer cards.
The Pokémon TCG: XY-BREAKthrough expansion launches this November 4.