Roaring Skies (TCG)

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Roaring Skies
SetSymbolRoaring Skies.png
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Cards in set English: 110
Japanese: 91
Set number English: 64
Japanese: 58
Release date English: May 6, 2015
Japanese: March 14, 2015
Theme Decks

Aurora Blast (WaterFire)
Storm Rider (LightningGrass)

Gaia Volcano • Tidal Storm
Emerald Break
Bandit Ring

Pokémon TCG: XY—Roaring Skies (Japanese: エメラルドブレイク Emerald Break) is the name given to the sixth main expansion of cards from the XY Series of the Pokémon Trading Card Game (the XY Era in Japan). The set continues to feature Generation VI Pokémon, Pokémon-EX, M Pokémon-EX, and Ancient Traits in the card game.


Ride the Winds of Battle!

Diving from the edge of space, Mega Rayquaza-EX makes its magnificent debut while Mega Latios-EX and a horde of Dragon types bellow their challenge! With high-flying superstars like Deoxys, Dragonite, Zekrom, Hydreigon-EX, and Thundurus-EX, the Pokémon TCG: XY—Roaring Skies expansion calls you to battle higher, faster, strongerand with all-new boosts like Mega Turbo and Double Dragon Energy cards, the sky's the limit! Ascend to the clouds and soar to victory!


Emerald Break logo

Roaring Skies is the name given to the sixth main expansion of the XY Series of the Pokémon Trading Card Game. In Japan, it was released as Emerald Break, the sixth expansion in the Pokémon Card Game XY Era. It is based on Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire, featuring Generation VI Pokémon and Mega Rayquaza. The English expansion was released on May 6, 2015, while the Japanese expansion was released on March 14, 2015.

Additional cards
No. Image Card name Type Promotion
16/108   Articuno   Cracked Ice Holo Aurora Blast Theme Deck exclusive
20/108   Pikachu   Build-A-Bear Workshop stamp promo
23/108   Zapdos   Cracked Ice Holo Storm Rider Theme Deck exclusive
52/108   Dragonite   Non Holo Storm Rider Theme Deck exclusive
57/108   Salamence   Non Holo Aurora Blast Theme Deck exclusive
67/108   Meowth   Build-A-Bear Workshop stamp promo
72/108   Swellow   Non Holo Aurora Blast Theme Deck exclusive
77a/108   Shaymin    Yellow A Alternate art Premium Trainer's XY Collection exclusive
92a/108   Trainers' Mail I Sheen Holo Yellow A Alternate art Battle Arena Decks: Black Kyurem vs. White Kyurem exclusive
92a/108   Trainers' Mail I Non Holo Yellow A Alternate art Battle Arena Decks: Black Kyurem vs. White Kyurem exclusive

Set lists

Roaring Skies
No. Image Card name Type Rarity
1/108   Exeggcute     Promotion
2/108   Exeggutor     Promotion
3/108   Wurmple     Promotion
4/108   Silcoon     Promotion
5/108   Beautifly     Promotion
6/108   Cascoon     Promotion
7/108   Dustox     Promotion
8/108   Dustox     Promotion
9/108   Nincada     Promotion
10/108   Ninjask     Promotion
11/108   Shedinja     Promotion
12/108   Tropius     Promotion
13/108   Victini     Promotion
14/108   Fletchinder     Promotion
15/108   Talonflame     Promotion
16/108   Articuno     Promotion
17/108   Articuno     Promotion
18/108   Wingull     Promotion
19/108   Pelipper     Promotion
20/108   Pikachu     Promotion
21/108   Voltorb     Promotion
22/108   Electrode     Promotion
23/108   Zapdos     Promotion
24/108   Electrike     Promotion
25/108   Manectric     Promotion
26/108   Thundurus      Promotion
27/108   Natu     Promotion
28/108   Natu     Promotion
29/108   Xatu     Promotion
30/108   Shuppet     Promotion
31/108   Banette     Promotion
32/108   Banette     Promotion
33/108   Deoxys     Promotion
34/108   Gallade      Promotion
35/108    Gallade      Promotion
36/108   Gligar     Promotion
37/108   Gliscor     Promotion
38/108   Binacle     Promotion
39/108   Hawlucha     Promotion
40/108   Absol     Promotion
41/108   Inkay     Promotion
42/108   Jirachi     Promotion
43/108   Togepi     Promotion
44/108   Togetic     Promotion
45/108   Togekiss     Promotion
46/108   Togekiss     Promotion
47/108   Carbink     Promotion
48/108   Klefki     Promotion
49/108   Dratini     Promotion
50/108   Dragonair     Promotion
51/108   Dragonite     Promotion
52/108   Dragonite     Promotion
53/108   Altaria     Promotion
54/108   Bagon     Promotion
55/108   Bagon     Promotion
56/108   Shelgon     Promotion
57/108   Salamence     Promotion
58/108   Latios      Promotion
59/108    Latios      Promotion
60/108   Rayquaza      Promotion
61/108    Rayquaza      Promotion
62/108   Hydreigon      Promotion
63/108   Reshiram     Promotion
64/108   Zekrom     Promotion
65/108   Spearow     Promotion
66/108   Fearow     Promotion
67/108   Meowth     Promotion
68/108   Dunsparce     Promotion
69/108   Skarmory     Promotion
70/108   Taillow     Promotion
71/108   Swellow     Promotion
72/108   Swellow     Promotion
73/108   Swablu     Promotion
74/108   Altaria     Promotion
75/108   Rayquaza      Promotion
76/108    Rayquaza      Promotion
77/108   Shaymin      Promotion
78/108   Pidove     Promotion
79/108   Tranquill     Promotion
80/108   Unfezant     Promotion
81/108   Unfezant     Promotion
82/108   Fletchling     Promotion
83/108   Gallade Spirit Link I   Promotion
84/108   Healing Scarf I   Promotion
85/108   Latios Spirit Link I   Promotion
86/108   Mega Turbo I   Promotion
87/108   Rayquaza Spirit Link I   Promotion
88/108   Revive I   Promotion
89/108   Sky Field St   Promotion
90/108   Steven Su   Promotion
91/108   Switch I   Promotion
92/108   Trainers' Mail I   Promotion
93/108   Ultra Ball I   Promotion
94/108   Wally Su   Promotion
95/108   Wide Lens I   Promotion
96/108   Winona Su   Promotion
97/108   Double Dragon Energy   E   Promotion
98/108   Thundurus      Promotion
99/108   Gallade      Promotion
100/108    Gallade      Promotion
101/108   Latios      Promotion
102/108    Latios      Promotion
103/108   Hydreigon      Promotion
104/108   Rayquaza      Promotion
105/108    Rayquaza      Promotion
106/108   Shaymin      Promotion
107/108   Wally Su   Promotion
108/108   Winona Su   Promotion
109/108   Energy Switch I   Promotion
110/108   VS Seeker I   Promotion

Emerald Break
No. Image Card name Type Rarity
001/078   Exeggcute     Promotion
002/078   Exeggutor     Promotion
003/078   Wurmple     Promotion
004/078   Silcoon     Promotion
005/078   Beautifly     Promotion
006/078   Cascoon     Promotion
007/078   Dustox     Promotion
008/078   Dustox     Promotion
009/078   Nincada     Promotion
010/078   Ninjask     Promotion
011/078   Shedinja     Promotion
012/078   Tropius     Promotion
013/078   Fletchinder     Promotion
014/078   Talonflame     Promotion
015/078   Articuno     Promotion
016/078   Articuno     Promotion
017/078   Wingull     Promotion
018/078   Pelipper     Promotion
019/078   Voltorb     Promotion
020/078   Electrode     Promotion
021/078   Zapdos     Promotion
022/078   Thundurus      Promotion
023/078   Natu     Promotion
024/078   Natu     Promotion
025/078   Xatu     Promotion
026/078   Shuppet     Promotion
027/078   Banette     Promotion
028/078   Banette     Promotion
029/078   Deoxys     Promotion
030/078   Gallade      Promotion
031/078    Gallade      Promotion
032/078   Gligar     Promotion
033/078   Gliscor     Promotion
034/078   Absol     Promotion
035/078   Jirachi     Promotion
036/078   Togepi     Promotion
037/078   Togetic     Promotion
038/078   Togekiss     Promotion
039/078   Togekiss     Promotion
040/078   Dratini     Promotion
041/078   Dragonair     Promotion
042/078   Dragonite     Promotion
043/078   Dragonite     Promotion
044/078   Altaria     Promotion
045/078   Bagon     Promotion
046/078   Shelgon     Promotion
047/078   Salamence     Promotion
048/078   Latios      Promotion
049/078    Latios      Promotion
050/078   Hydreigon      Promotion
051/078   Reshiram     Promotion
052/078   Spearow     Promotion
053/078   Fearow     Promotion
054/078   Dunsparce     Promotion
055/078   Skarmory     Promotion
056/078   Taillow     Promotion
057/078   Swellow     Promotion
058/078   Swellow     Promotion
059/078   Swablu     Promotion
060/078   Altaria     Promotion
061/078   Rayquaza      Promotion
062/078    Rayquaza      Promotion
063/078   Shaymin      Promotion
064/078   Pidove     Promotion
065/078   Tranquill     Promotion
066/078   Unfezant     Promotion
067/078   Unfezant     Promotion
068/078   Fletchling     Promotion
069/078   Revive I   Promotion
070/078   Trainers' Mail I   Promotion
071/078   Mega Turbo I   Promotion
072/078   Wide Lens I   Promotion
073/078   Gallade Spirit Link I   Promotion
074/078   Latios Spirit Link I   Promotion
075/078   Winona Su   Promotion
076/078   Wally Su   Promotion
077/078   Sky Field St   Promotion
078/078   Double Dragon Energy   E   Promotion
079/078   Thundurus      Promotion
080/078   Gallade      Promotion
081/078    Gallade      Promotion
082/078   Latios      Promotion
083/078    Latios      Promotion
084/078   Hydreigon      Promotion
085/078   Rayquaza      Promotion
086/078    Rayquaza      Promotion
087/078   Shaymin      Promotion
088/078   Winona Su   Promotion
089/078   Wally Su   Promotion
090/078   Energy Switch I   Promotion
091/078   VS Seeker I   Promotion


English Mega Latios pack
English Mega Rayquaza pack
English Deoxys pack
English Gallade pack
Japanese Emerald Break pack
English Roaring Skies
booster box
Japanese Emerald Break
booster box
The Sneak-Peek Tins
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Languages this set is released in

The Emerald Break set is released in Japanese and Korean. The Japanese set is available in both 1st and unlimited edition, and the Korean set is only available in unlimited edition. The Roaring Skies set is released in English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, and Russian. Cards in the English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, and Russian sets were also available as Reverse Holos. The Portuguese version of this set lacked any Reverse Holos.

In other languages

Language Title
  French Ciel Rugissant
  German Drachenleuchten
  Italian Furie Volanti
  Korean 에메랄드 브레이크 Emerald Break
  Brazilian Portuguese Céus Estrondosos
  Russian Грохочущие Небеса Grokhochushchiye Nebesa
  Spanish Cielos Rugientes

External links

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XY Series
XY Black Star Promos
Kalos Starter Set: Chespin DeckFennekin DeckFroakie Deck
XY: Resilient LifeDestruction Rush
XY Trainer Kit
Flashfire: Mystic TyphoonBrilliant Thunder
McDonald's Collection 2014
Furious Fists: Dark HammerEnchanted Echo
Battle Arena Decks: Xerneas vs. Yveltal
Phantom Forces: Burning WindsBolt Twister
XY Trainer Kit: Bisharp & Wigglytuff
Primal Clash: Earth's PulseOcean's Core
Double CrisisXY Trainer Kit: Latias & Latios
Roaring Skies: Aurora BlastStorm Rider
Ancient Origins: Iron TideStone Heart
Battle Arena Decks: Mewtwo vs. Darkrai
BREAKthrough: Burning SparkNight Striker
McDonald's Collection 2015
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Fates Collide: Fates Collide Prerelease KitSky GuardianBattle Ruler
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XY Era
XY-P Promotional cards
XY Beginning Set
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Wild Blaze: M Charizard-EX Mega Battle Deck
Rising Fist
Phantom Gate: Hyper Metal Chain Deck
Super Legend Set: Xerneas-EX & Yveltal-EX
Gaia VolcanoTidal Storm
Magma Gang VS Aqua Gang: Double Crisis
Emerald Break: M Rayquaza-EX Mega Battle Deck
Bandit Ring
Legendary Shine CollectionEmboar-EX vs Togekiss-EX Deck KitM Master Deck Build Box Power StyleM Master Deck Build Box Speed Style
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Golduck BREAK + Palkia-EX Combo Deck
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Awakening Psychic King: Zygarde-EX Perfect Battle DeckM Audino-EX Mega Battle Deck
Premium Champion Pack
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