Venusaur & Blastoise VMAX Starter Sets (TCG)

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Collective box art
Release date December 4, 2020
Coin SEF Green Gigantamax Venusaur Coin.png/SEK Blue Gigantamax Blastoise Coin.png

The Venusaur VMAX Starter Set (Japanese: スターターセットVMAX フシギバナ Starter Set VMAX: Fushigibana) and Blastoise VMAX Starter Set (Japanese: スターターセットVMAX カメックス Starter Set VMAX: Kamex) are a pair of Japanese-exclusive Standard Decks released for the Pokémon Trading Card Game on December 4, 2020.


Each 60-card pre-constructed starter set premiers a Pokémon V and a Pokémon VMAX of the titular Pokémon and contains a fixed selection of cards. Each set comes packaged with a sheet containing 36 damage counters and 2 status markers, a player's guide, a coin, and a playmat featuring either Gigantamaxed Venusaur or Blastoise.

The VMAX Battle Triple Starter Set (Japanese: VMAX 対戦トリプルスターターセット) was also available from retailers on the same day. It includes a copy of both starter sets in addition to an updated version of the Charizard VMAX Starter Set, a sheet containing 36 damage counters and 2 status markers, a playmat featuring all three final evolutions of the Kanto first partner Pokémon, a deckbox, and four Holofoil S-P Promotional cards: Genesect, Heatran, Suicune, and Lugia.

Deck lists

Venusaur VMAX Starter Set
No. Mark Card Type Quantity
001/021   Venusaur   
002/021   Venusaur   
003/021   Yanma  
004/021   Yanmega  
005/021   Celebi  
006/021   Cacnea  
007/021   Tropius  
008/021   Gossifleur  
009/021   Eldegoss  
010/021   Zarude  
011/021   Potion I
012/021   Quick Ball I
013/021   Evolution Incense I
014/021   Pokégear 3.0 I
015/021   Switch I
016/021   Professor's Research Su
017/021   Bede Su
018/021   Boss's Orders Su
019/021   Hop Su
020/021   Marnie Su
021/021   Milo Su
Grass Energy   E 18×

Blastoise VMAX Starter Set
No. Mark Card Type Quantity
001/020   Blastoise   
002/020   Blastoise   
003/020   Horsea  
004/020   Buizel  
005/020   Floatzel  
006/020   Manaphy  
007/020   Volcanion  
008/020   Chewtle  
009/020   Drednaw  
010/020   Cramorant  
011/020   Quick Ball I
012/020   Crushing Hammer I
013/020   Evolution Incense I
014/020   Pokégear 3.0 I
015/020   Switch I
016/020   Professor's Research Su
017/020   Boss's Orders Su
018/020   Hop Su
019/020   Marnie Su
020/020   Nessa Su
Water Energy   E 18×

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