ABOUT THIS ITEM
Join the Pokémon Trainers at the Battle Academy!
Prepare for a Pokémon battle with the ready-to-play Pokémon Trading Card Game Battle Academy! The Battle Academy includes everything two players need to play, with guides to the decks so your first game is easy to follow. You can choose Charizard or Pikachu to lead your team in a heads-up battle against another Trainer. Then, switch up the decks to play Mewtwo against Charizard or Pikachu, and lead a different team of Pokémon into the arena! With a little strategy and a little luck, you can battle with the best!
"Known as the “Oscars” of the toy industry, the annual TOTY Awards celebrate the top toys, games, and children’s properties, with winners decided by votes cast by the public and industry, based on a pool of finalists determined by expert judges. The coveted Game of the Year category is evaluated based on the product’s creativity, design, playability, and marketing.
The Pokémon TCG is a cornerstone of the brand, and with Battle Academy, our mission is to give families a fun and accessible way to spend quality time together,” said Barry Sams, vice president of Pokémon Trading Card Game at The Pokémon Company International. “We are thrilled that Battle Academy has been recognized for these efforts, and it’s rewarding to see so many kids bonding with parents over their love of Pokémon TCG cards.
Battle Academy reimagines the classic Pokémon TCG, one of the most beloved and best-selling trading card games in the world, as an easy-to-learn and fun-to-play experience for the whole family, including parents and children who may be new to the game, by providing everything a “Trainer” needs to master the basics of the Pokémon TCG."
The Pokémon TCG Battle Academy includes:
- (3) complete Pokémon TCG decks (60 cards each, 180 cards total)
- Each deck includes 1 of 3 powerful special Pokémon:
Charizard-GX, Raichu-GX, or Mewtwo-GX
- (2) tutorial guides to play right away
- (1) two-player game board
- (3) deck boxes to keep the cards organized
- (1) rulebook
- (1) large metallic coin
- (1) set of damage counters
- (1) code card for the Pokémon Trading Card Game Online
- Box Dimensions: 2.9" x 12" x 12" ( 7.4cm x 30.5cm x 30.5cm)
- Weight: 1.36kg (3.0 lbs)
- Recommended for children 6+
- Includes everything 2 players need to play