ex Battle Decks—Chien-Pao & Tinkaton (TCG)

ex Battle Decks—Chien-Pao & Tinkaton
Release date July 14, 2023
Types used WaterPsychic
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The Chien-Pao ex Battle Deck and Tinkaton ex Battle deck is the second pair of Theme Decks that were released for the Pokémon Trading Card Game during the Scarlet & Violet Series. They were released on July 14, 2023.

Blurbs

Chien-Pao ex Battle Deck
Feel the Freeze of Chien-Pao ex!
 
Tinkaton ex Battle Deck
That’s One Big Hammer: Tinkaton ex!

Information

The Chien-Pao & Tinkaton ex Battle decks were the second release in the ex Battle Deck product line. The ex Battle Decks are Play Level 1, indicating they are aimed at beginners to the TCG.

The ex Battle Decks were sold individually as the Chien-Pao ex Battle Deck and the Tinkaton ex Battle Deck. Each deck contained a fixed selection of 60 cards, including the eponymous Pokémon as Pokémon ex. Each deck also included a deck box, damage counters, a single-player playmat, a rules booklet, a Quick Guide, three reference cards, a TCGL code card, and a Jumbo-sized coin.

Deck lists

Chien-Pao ex Battle Deck
No. Mark Card Type Quantity
  030   Chien-Pao   
060/193   Baxcalibur  
059/193   Arctibax  
058/193   Frigibax  
047/198   Floatzel  
046/198   Buizel  
045/193   Azumarill  
044/193   Marill  
046/193   Delibird  
051/198   Bruxish  
180/198   Nemona Su
198/198   Youngster Su
175/198   Jacq Su
183/193   Great Ball I
171/198   Energy Retrieval I
181/198   Nest Ball I
186/198   Pokégear 3.0 I
194/198   Switch I
182/198   Pal Pad I
  003 Basic Water Energy   E 18×


Tinkaton ex Battle Deck
No. Mark Card Type Quantity
  017   Tinkaton   
103/193   Tinkatuff  
100/193   Tinkatink  
090/198   Drifblim  
089/198   Drifloon  
103/198   Espathra  
101/198   Flittle  
162/198   Squawkabilly  
180/198   Nemona Su
198/198   Youngster Su
175/198   Jacq Su
183/193   Great Ball I
181/198   Nest Ball I
182/198   Pal Pad I
186/198   Pokégear 3.0 I
194/198   Switch I
171/198   Energy Retrieval I
  005 Basic Psychic Energy   E 18×

Gallery

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Tinkaton ex Battle Deck
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Trivia

  • The Chien-Pao ex Battle Deck included a Non Holofoil version of Baxcalibur.

In other languages

Language Title
  French Decks Combat-ex—Baojian & Forgelina
  German ex-Kampfdecks—Baojian & Granforgita
  Italian Mazzi Lotte ex—Chien-Pao & Tinkaton
  Spanish Barajas Combate ex—Chien-Pao & Tinkaton


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