Pokemon TCG players are eager to learn all about the new Raging Surf set releasing in September, headlined by the formidable Tera Garchomp ex card. Here’s what to know about the set’s release date, card list, and the mighty new Garchomp.
Pokemon TCG Raging Surf Set Revealed – Release Date
Raging Surf will launch in Japan on September 22, 2023. International dates are still to be announced.
Pokemon TCG Raging Surf Set Revealed – An Overview of Confirmed Cards
The Raging Surf set unveils a tantalizing list of confirmed cards:
- Tera Water Garchomp ex
- Tera Grass Froslass ex
- Gholdengo ex
- Starter Set Terastal Mewtwo ex
- Starter Set Terastal Skeledirge ex
- Energy Turbo TM
- Sneak Attack TM
- Rika Trainer Supporter
- Larry Trainer Supporter
The set encompasses a total of 62 cards, with the aforementioned species representing the current confirmed lineup. As Pokemon TCG reveals more of the set’s contents, expect the list to expand.
Pokemon TCG Raging Surf Set Revealed – Tera Garchomp ex Highlights
While Charizard has enjoyed its place in the spotlight, the main attraction of the Raging Surf set is undoubtedly the Tera Water Garchomp ex card. This card carries the weight of anticipation, and its abilities reflect its status:
- Garchomp ex – Water – HP320
- Tera: This Pokemon remains untouchable on your Bench, as all damage from attacks (both yours and your opponent’s) is nullified.
- [F] Hydro Lander: A devastating 160 damage dealt. Additionally, up to 3 [F] Energy can be attached to your Benched Pokemon from your discard pile, offering flexibility and potency.
- [C][C] Sonic Dive: Expending 2 Energy, deal a fierce 120 damage to one of your opponent’s Pokemon. (Weakness and Resistance for Benched Pokemon do not apply.)
- Pokemon ex Rule: Upon the Knock Out of your Pokemon ex, your opponent claims 2 Prize cards.
- Weakness: Lightning (x2)
- Resistance: None
- Retreat: 0
The Tera Garchomp ex card presents a force to be reckoned with, capable of altering the dynamics of Pokemon TCG battles. Its inclusion makes the Raging Surf set a compelling contender for the most impactful TCG set of 2023.
With fan-favorite Garchomp receiving a Tera makeover and joining heavy hitters like Froslass and Mewtwo, the Raging Surf set looks very strong for the Pokemon TCG. Players eagerly await further card reveals and the chance to add these new powerhouses to their collections and decks.