Facing a New Trial (TCG)

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Cards in set 66
Release date April 21, 2017

Facing a New Trial (Japanese: 強化拡張パック 新たなる試練の向こう Strength Expansion Pack Facing a New Trial) is the name given to the second subset from the Sun & Moon Era of the Pokémon Card Game in Japan.


Facing a New Trial is a subset in the Pokémon Card Game Sun & Moon Era in Japan. It was released on April 21, 2017. It was considered as an enhancement of the second main expansion, Islands Await You and Alolan Moonlight, providing new prints of Pokémon already included in the second expansion. All the cards included within the subset were Mirror Holofoil.

Set list

Facing a New Trial
No. Mark Card name Type Rarity
001/049 A Bellsprout   Promotion
002/049 A Weepinbell   Promotion
003/049 A Victreebel   Promotion
004/049 A Ledyba   Promotion
005/049 A Ledian   Promotion
006/049 A Tapu Bulu   Promotion
007/049 A Tapu Bulu      Promotion
008/049 A Salandit   Promotion
009/049 A Salazzle   Promotion
010/049 A Salazzle      Promotion
011/049 A Alolan Sandshrew   Promotion
012/049 A Alolan Sandslash   Promotion
013/049 A Alolan Vulpix   Promotion
014/049 A Alolan Ninetales   Promotion
015/049 A Wailmer   Promotion
016/049 A Wailord   Promotion
017/049 A Wishiwashi   Promotion
018/049 A Tapu Fini      Promotion
019/049 A Electabuzz   Promotion
020/049 A Electivire   Promotion
021/049 A Tapu Koko   Promotion
022/049 A Slowpoke   Promotion
023/049 A Slowking   Promotion
024/049 A Trubbish   Promotion
025/049 A Garbodor   Promotion
026/049 A Tapu Lele   Promotion
027/049 A Machop   Promotion
028/049 A Machoke   Promotion
029/049 A Machamp      Promotion
030/049 A Lunatone   Promotion
031/049 A Solrock   Promotion
032/049 A Rockruff   Promotion
033/049 A Lycanroc   Promotion
034/049 A Lycanroc      Promotion
035/049 A Murkrow   Promotion
036/049 A Honchkrow   Promotion
037/049 A Sneasel   Promotion
038/049 A Weavile   Promotion
039/049 A Sableye   Promotion
040/049 A Darkrai      Promotion
041/049 A Cottonee   Promotion
042/049 A Whimsicott   Promotion
043/049 A Komala   Promotion
044/049 A Escape Rope I Promotion
045/049 A Weakness Policy I Promotion
046/049 A Wishful Baton I Promotion
047/049 A Acerola Su Promotion
048/049 A Sophocles Su Promotion
049/049 A Olivia Su Promotion
050/049 A Tapu Bulu      Promotion
051/049 A Salazzle      Promotion
052/049 A Tapu Fini      Promotion
053/049 A Machamp      Promotion
054/049 A Lycanroc      Promotion
055/049 A Darkrai      Promotion
056/049 A Acerola Su   Promotion
057/049 A Sophocles Su   Promotion
058/049 A Tapu Bulu      Promotion
059/049 A Salazzle      Promotion
060/049 A Tapu Fini      Promotion
061/049 A Machamp      Promotion
062/049 A Lycanroc      Promotion
063/049 A Darkrai      Promotion
064/049 A Choice Band I   Promotion
065/049 A Multi Switch I   Promotion
066/049 Darkness Energy   E   Promotion
Darkness Energy   E Promotion
Fighting Energy   E Promotion
Lightning Energy   E Promotion
Water Energy   E Promotion


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  Korean 새로운 시련 Saeroun Siryeon

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Sun & Moon Trainer Kit: Lycanroc & Alolan Raichu
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Lugia Legendary Battle DeckHo-Oh Legendary Battle DeckBattle Arena Decks: Black Kyurem vs. White Kyurem
Burning Shadows: Burning Shadows Prerelease KitRock SteadyLuminous Frost
McDonald's Collection 2017Shining Legends
Crimson Invasion: Crimson Invasion Prerelease KitDestruction FangClanging Thunder
Ultra Prism: Ultra Prism Prerelease KitImperial CommandMach Strike
Forbidden Light: Forbidden Light Build & Battle BoxTropical TakedownTwilight Rogue
Sun & Moon Trainer Kit: Alolan Sandslash & Alolan NinetalesMcDonald's Collection 2018
Celestial Storm: Celestial Storm Build & Battle BoxLeaf ChargeHydro Fury
Battle Arena Decks—Mega Charizard X vs. Mega BlastoiseDragon Majesty
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Team Up: Team Up Build & Battle BoxRelentless FlameTorrential Cannon
Detective Pikachu
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Cosmic Eclipse: Cosmic Eclipse Build & Battle BoxTowering HeightsUnseen Depths
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SM-P Promotional cards
Pikachu's New Friends
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Sky-Splitting Charisma
Thunderclap SparkGX Starter DecksFairy Rise
Super-Burst Impact
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Tag Bolt: Tag Team GX Premium Trainer Box
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Double Blaze: Tag Team GX Deck Build Box
Sun & Moon Family Pokémon Card GameGG EndSky LegendGreat Detective Pikachu
Miracle Twin: Tag Team GX Starter Sets
Remix BoutDream League
Alter Genesis
Tag All StarsExtra Regulation Box