Fusion Strike Build & Battle Box (TCG)

Fusion Strike Build & Battle Box
SWSH8 Build Battle Box.jpg
Box art
Expansion Fusion Strike
Types used FireWaterPsychicDragonGrass

The Fusion Strike Build & Battle Box was a special product given to participants at the start of Fusion Strike Prerelease Tournaments. Although officially sanctioned Play! Pokémon events were still on hold at the time, unofficial Prereleases were permitted to go ahead and were first held on the weekend of November 6-7, 2021; boxes could also be sold from November 6. Prereleases were scheduled to start the weekend before but were delayed due to shipping constraints. Two boxes were also included in each copy of the Fusion Strike Build & Battle Stadium, which was released on November 26, 2021.

Each Build & Battle Box contained a random set of 23 predetermined cards designed to enhance the experience of the Limited format events in which they were intended. One of these was an exclsuive SWSH Black Star Promotional card featuring alternate artwork to a card from the Fusion Strike expansion. Boxes could include one copy of either Oricorio, Pyukumuku, Deoxys, or Latias. Boxes also included four Fusion Strike booster packs.

Build & Battle Boxes could include a Non Holofoil version of Dragapult, which was normally Holofoil in the Fusion Strike expansion. They could also provide a re-release of Non Holofoil Sword & Shield Professor's Research originally from the Sword & Shield Build & Battle Box.

Box structure

Section 1

Each box included two of the following four different groups of Pokémon cards, with one group always coinciding with the Prerelease promo.

Oricorio group
No. Mark Card Type Quantity
128/264 E Dreepy  
129/264 E Drakloak  
130/264 E Dragapult  
140/198 E Fog Crystal I


Pyukumuku group
No. Mark Card Type Quantity
013/264 E Shelmet  
014/264 E Accelgor  
129/163 E Level Ball I
244/264 E Fusion Strike Energy   E

Deoxys group
No. Mark Card Type Quantity
124/264 E Meloetta  
209/264 E Smeargle  
227/264 E Chili & Cilan & Cress Su
233/264 E Elesa's Sparkle Su
244/264 E Fusion Strike Energy   E


Latias group
No. Mark Card Type Quantity
194/264 E Latios  
193/264 E Latias  
237/264 D Quick Ball I
169/192 D Training Court St
244/264 E Fusion Strike Energy   E


Section 2

Each box also included six random Supporter cards from the following, with no more than two copies of a particular card.

Supporter cards
No. Mark Card Type Quantity
178/202 D Professor's Research Su 0-2×
167/192 D Sonia Su 0-2×
121/163 E Bruno Su 0-2×
128/163 E Korrina's Focus Su 0-2×
143/203 E Copycat Su 0-2×
240/264 E Shauna Su 0-2×



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Pokémon Trading Card Game expansions and releases
Bold indicates a main expansion. Italics indicate a special set. Releases that are entirely composed of prints from other releases are small.
Sword & Shield Series
SWSH Black Star Promos
Sword & Shield: Sword & Shield Build & Battle BoxRillaboom Theme DeckCinderace Theme DeckInteleon Theme Deck
Rebel Clash: Rebel Clash Build & Battle BoxZacian Theme DeckZamazenta Theme Deck
Pikachu & Zekrom-GX League Battle DeckReshiram & Charizard-GX League Battle DeckBattle Academy
Darkness Ablaze: Darkness Ablaze Build & Battle BoxGalarian Darmanitan Theme DeckGalarian Sirfetch'd Theme Deck
Pokémon FutsalChampion's Path
Vivid Voltage: Vivid Voltage Build & Battle BoxCharizard Theme DeckDrednaw Theme Deck
Zacian V League Battle DeckV Battle Deck—Venusaur vs. BlastoiseMcDonald's Collection 2021
Shining Fates
Battle Styles: Battle Styles Build & Battle Box
V Battle Deck—Victini vs. GardevoirInteleon VMAX League Battle Deck
Chilling Reign: Chilling Reign Build & Battle Box
Evolving Skies: Evolving Skies Build & Battle Box
CelebrationsV Battle Deck—Rayquaza vs. Noivern
Fusion Strike: Fusion Strike Build & Battle Box
Single Strike Urshifu VMAX League Battle DeckRapid Strike Urshifu VMAX League Battle Deck
Brilliant Stars: Brilliant Stars Build & Battle BoxV Battle Deck—Lycanroc vs. Corviknight
Battle Academy 2022
Astral Radiance: Astral Radiance Build & Battle Box
Pokémon GO: Pokémon GO V Battle Deck—Mewtwo vs. Melmetal
Ice Rider Calyrex VMAX League Battle DeckShadow Rider Calyrex VMAX League Battle Deck
McDonald's Collection 2022Trick or Trade
Lost Origin: Lost Origin Build & Battle Box
V Battle Deck—Zeraora vs. DeoxysPlay! Pokémon Prize Pack Series 1
Silver Tempest: Silver Tempest Build & Battle BoxMew VMAX League Battle Deck
Crown ZenithPlay! Pokémon Prize Pack Series 2Origin Forme Palkia VSTAR League Battle Deck
Sword & Shield Era
S-P Promotional cards
V Starter Sets
SwordShield: Sword & Shield Premium Trainer Box
Zacian + Zamazenta BoxVMAX Rising
Rebellion Crash
Charizard & Grimmsnarl VMAX Starter SetsExplosive Walker
Infinity Zone
Legendary HeartbeatV Starter Decks
Amazing Volt Tackle
VMAX Special SetShiny Star V
Venusaur & Blastoise VMAX Starter Sets
Single Strike MasterRapid Strike Master: Single Strike & Rapid Strike Premium Trainer Boxes
Peerless Fighters
Silver LanceJet-Black Spirit: Silver Lance & Jet-Black Spirit Jumbo Pack Set
Eevee HeroesEevee Heroes VMAX Special SetHigh-Class Decks
Skyscraping PerfectionBlue Sky Stream: Sword & Shield Family Pokémon Card Game
V-UNION Special Card Sets
Fusion Arts
25th Anniversary CollectionPromo Card Pack 25th Anniversary Edition
Zacian & Zamazenta vs Eternatus Special Deck Set
VMAX ClimaxStart Deck 10025th Anniversary Golden Box
Star BirthVSTAR Premium Trainer Box
Battle RegionVSTAR Starter SetsStart Deck 100 CoroCoro Comic Version
Time GazerSpace Juggler
Dark PhantasmaPokémon GO
Lost Abyss: VSTAR & VMAX High-Class Decks
VSTAR Special SetIncandescent Arcana
Paradigm Trigger
Charizard VSTAR vs Rayquaza VMAX Special Deck Set
VSTAR Universe