Crimson Invasion (TCG)

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Crimson Invasion
覚醒の勇者 • 超次元の暴獣
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Cards in set English: 124
Japanese: 124
Set number English: 74
Japanese: 67
Release date English: November 3, 2017
Japanese: September 15, 2017
Theme Decks

Destruction Fang (DarknessPsychic)
Clanging Thunder (DragonLightningFighting)

To Have Seen the Battle Rainbow • Darkness that Consumes Light
Awakened Heroes • Ultradimensional Beasts
Ultra Sun • Ultra Moon

Pokémon TCG: Sun & Moon—Crimson Invasion (Japanese: 覚醒(かくせい)勇者(ゆうしゃ) Awakened Heroes and 超次元(ちょうじげん)暴獣(ぼうじゅう) Ultradimensional Beasts) is the name given to the fourth main expansion of cards from the Sun & Moon Series of the Pokémon Trading Card Game (the Sun & Moon Era in Japan). The set continues to feature Generation VII Pokémon and Pokémon-GX in the card game.


Crimson Chaos Across Alola!

The mysterious Ultra Beasts have arrived, invading the Alola region as crimson-tinged Pokémon-GX: Nihilego-GX, Buzzwole-GX, Kartana-GX, and the ravenous Guzzlord-GX! Can Silvally-GX and the other allies of Alola defend the islands—or will the Ultra Beasts take control? Find out when you battle for the prize with the Pokémon TCG: Sun & Moon—Crimson Invasion expansion!


Crimson Invasion is the name given to the fourth main expansion of the Sun & Moon Series of the Pokémon Trading Card Game. In Japan, it was released as the Awakened Heroes and Ultradimensional Beasts dual expansions that make up the fourth expansion block in the Pokémon Card Game Sun & Moon Era. It is based on Pokémon Sun and Moon, featuring Generation VII Pokémon, the Synthetic Pokémon Silvally, and the Ultra Beasts. The English expansion was released on November 3, 2017, while the Japanese expansions were released on September 15, 2017.

Crimson Invasion introduced Ultra Beast Pokémon-GX. They have a red GX graphic, a red and black bar below the HP and type that stated the Pokémon is an Ultra Beast, the bar containing the GX attack's energy cost, name and damage, and the Pokémon-GX rule box featured a red and black bar with silver border, and the GX attack description was written in red.

There are no Darkness-type and Fairy-type Pokémon in Awakened Heroes. Likewise, there are no Fire-type and Metal-type Pokémon in Ultradimensional Beasts.

Additional cards
No. Image Card name Type Promotion
28/111   Regice   Reverse Holo Pokémon League Crimson Invasion Season 1 promo (November 2017)
28/111   Regice   Cosmos Holo Celestial Storm Two Pack Blister exclusive
31/111   Alolan Raichu   Non Holo Crimson Invasion Prerelease Kit and Clanging Thunder Theme Deck exclusive
38/111   Gengar   Non Holo Crimson Invasion Prerelease Kit exclusive
47/111   Salazzle   Non Holo Destruction Fang and Twilight Rogue Theme Deck exclusive
53/111   Regirock   Reverse Holo Pokémon League Crimson Invasion Season 2 promo (December 2017)
53/111   Regirock   Cosmos Holo Celestial Storm Two Pack Blister exclusive
56/111   Bewear   Non Holo Crimson Invasion Prerelease Kit exclusive
62/111   Hydreigon   Cracked Ice Holo Destruction Fang Theme Deck exclusive
63a/111   Guzzlord    Yellow A Alternate art Guzzlord-GX Box exclusive
68/111   Registeel   Reverse Holo Pokémon League Crimson Invasion Season 3 promo (January 2018)
68/111   Registeel   Cosmos Holo Celestial Storm Two Pack Blister exclusive
71/111   Jigglypuff   Build-A-Bear Workshop stamp promo
75/111   Jangmo-o   Cosmos Holo Toys "R" Us stamp exclusive
75/111   Jangmo-o   Cosmos Holo EB Games stamp exclusive (Australia)
77/111   Kommo-o   Cracked Ice Holo Clanging Thunder Theme Deck exclusive
84/111   Regigigas   Reverse Holo Pokémon League Crimson Invasion Season League Challenge 1st Place promo
84/111   Regigigas   Reverse Holo Pokémon League Crimson Invasion Season League Challenge 2nd Place promo
84/111   Regigigas   Reverse Holo Pokémon League Crimson Invasion Season League Challenge 3rd Place promo
84/111   Regigigas   Reverse Holo Pokémon League Crimson Invasion Season League Challenge 4th Place promo
84a/111   Regigigas   Yellow A Alternate art Forbidden Light Three Pack Blisters exclusive
89/111   Type: Null   Non Holo Clanging Thunder Theme Deck exclusive
91/111   Counter Catcher I Reverse Holo Pokémon League Crimson Invasion Season League Cup promo
91/111   Counter Catcher I Reverse Holo Pokémon League Crimson Invasion Season League Cup Staff promo
95/111   Gladion Su Reverse Holo Crimson Invasion Season Regional Championships promo
95/111   Gladion Su Reverse Holo Crimson Invasion Season Regional Championships Staff promo

Set lists

Crimson Invasion
No. Image Card name Type Rarity
1/111   Weedle     Promotion
2/111   Kakuna     Promotion
3/111   Beedrill     Promotion
4/111   Exeggcute     Promotion
5/111   Cacnea     Promotion
6/111   Cacturne     Promotion
7/111   Karrablast     Promotion
8/111   Shelmet     Promotion
9/111   Accelgor     Promotion
10/111   Skiddo     Promotion
11/111   Gogoat     Promotion
12/111   Alolan Marowak     Promotion
13/111   Numel     Promotion
14/111   Camerupt     Promotion
15/111   Staryu     Promotion
16/111   Starmie     Promotion
17/111   Magikarp     Promotion
18/111   Gyarados      Promotion
19/111   Swinub     Promotion
20/111   Piloswine     Promotion
21/111   Mamoswine     Promotion
22/111   Remoraid     Promotion
23/111   Octillery     Promotion
24/111   Corphish     Promotion
25/111   Crawdaunt     Promotion
26/111   Feebas     Promotion
27/111   Milotic     Promotion
28/111   Regice     Promotion
29/111   Shellos     Promotion
30/111   Pikachu     Promotion
31/111   Alolan Raichu     Promotion
32/111   Alolan Geodude     Promotion
33/111   Alolan Graveler     Promotion
34/111   Alolan Golem      Promotion
35/111   Emolga     Promotion
36/111   Gastly     Promotion
37/111   Haunter     Promotion
38/111   Gengar     Promotion
39/111   Misdreavus     Promotion
40/111   Mismagius     Promotion
41/111   Spoink     Promotion
42/111   Grumpig     Promotion
43/111   Chimecho     Promotion
44/111   Pumpkaboo     Promotion
45/111   Gourgeist     Promotion
46/111   Salandit     Promotion
47/111   Salazzle     Promotion
48/111   Oranguru     Promotion
49/111   Nihilego      Promotion
50/111   Mankey     Promotion
51/111   Primeape     Promotion
52/111   Cubone     Promotion
53/111   Regirock     Promotion
54/111   Gastrodon     Promotion
55/111   Stufful     Promotion
56/111   Bewear     Promotion
57/111   Buzzwole      Promotion
58/111   Houndour     Promotion
59/111   Houndoom     Promotion
60/111   Deino     Promotion
61/111   Zweilous     Promotion
62/111   Hydreigon     Promotion
63/111   Guzzlord      Promotion
64/111   Mawile     Promotion
65/111   Aron     Promotion
66/111   Lairon     Promotion
67/111   Aggron     Promotion
68/111   Registeel     Promotion
69/111   Escavalier     Promotion
70/111   Kartana      Promotion
71/111   Jigglypuff     Promotion
72/111   Wigglytuff     Promotion
73/111   Xerneas     Promotion
74/111   Alolan Exeggutor      Promotion
75/111   Jangmo-o     Promotion
76/111   Hakamo-o     Promotion
77/111   Kommo-o     Promotion
78/111   Miltank     Promotion
79/111   Swablu     Promotion
80/111   Altaria     Promotion
81/111   Starly     Promotion
82/111   Staravia     Promotion
83/111   Staraptor     Promotion
84/111   Regigigas     Promotion
85/111   Minccino     Promotion
86/111   Cinccino     Promotion
87/111   Bunnelby     Promotion
88/111   Diggersby     Promotion
89/111   Type: Null     Promotion
90/111   Silvally      Promotion
91/111   Counter Catcher I   Promotion
92/111   Dashing Pouch I   Promotion
93/111   Devoured Field St   Promotion
94/111   Fighting Memory I   Promotion
95/111   Gladion Su   Promotion
96/111   Lusamine Su   Promotion
97/111   Peeking Red Card I   Promotion
98/111   Psychic Memory I   Promotion
99/111   Sea of Nothingness St   Promotion
100/111   Counter Energy   E   Promotion
101/111   Gyarados      Promotion
102/111   Alolan Golem      Promotion
103/111   Nihilego      Promotion
104/111   Buzzwole      Promotion
105/111   Guzzlord      Promotion
106/111   Kartana      Promotion
107/111   Alolan Exeggutor      Promotion
108/111   Silvally      Promotion
109/111   Gladion Su   Promotion
110/111   Lusamine Su   Promotion
111/111   Olivia Su   Promotion
112/111   Gyarados      Promotion
113/111   Alolan Golem      Promotion
114/111   Nihilego      Promotion
115/111   Buzzwole      Promotion
116/111   Guzzlord      Promotion
117/111   Kartana      Promotion
118/111   Alolan Exeggutor      Promotion
119/111   Silvally      Promotion
120/111   Counter Catcher I   Promotion
121/111   Wishful Baton I   Promotion
122/111   Counter Energy   E   Promotion
123/111   Warp Energy   E   Promotion
124/111   Water Energy   E   Promotion

Awakened Heroes
No. Mark Card name Type Rarity
001/050   Cacnea     Promotion
002/050   Cacturne     Promotion
003/050   Karrablast     Promotion
004/050   Skiddo     Promotion
005/050   Gogoat     Promotion
006/050   Alolan Marowak     Promotion
007/050   Numel     Promotion
008/050   Camerupt     Promotion
009/050   Staryu     Promotion
010/050   Starmie     Promotion
011/050   Remoraid     Promotion
012/050   Octillery     Promotion
013/050   Corphish     Promotion
014/050   Crawdaunt     Promotion
015/050   Shellos     Promotion
016/050   Alolan Geodude     Promotion
017/050   Alolan Graveler     Promotion
018/050   Alolan Golem      Promotion
019/050   Emolga     Promotion
020/050   Gastly     Promotion
021/050   Haunter     Promotion
022/050   Gengar     Promotion
023/050   Chimecho     Promotion
024/050   Pumpkaboo     Promotion
025/050   Gourgeist     Promotion
026/050   Salandit     Promotion
027/050   Salazzle     Promotion
028/050   Cubone     Promotion
029/050   Gastrodon     Promotion
030/050   Buzzwole      Promotion
031/050   Mawile     Promotion
032/050   Aron     Promotion
033/050   Lairon     Promotion
034/050   Aggron     Promotion
035/050   Registeel     Promotion
036/050   Escavalier     Promotion
037/050   Kartana      Promotion
038/050   Starly     Promotion
039/050   Staravia     Promotion
040/050   Staraptor     Promotion
041/050   Regigigas     Promotion
042/050   Minccino     Promotion
043/050   Cinccino     Promotion
044/050   Type: Null     Promotion
045/050   Silvally      Promotion
046/050   Counter Catcher I   Promotion
047/050   Peeking Red Card I   Promotion
048/050   Psychic Memory I   Promotion
049/050   Fighting Memory I   Promotion
050/050   Gladion Su   Promotion
051/050   Alolan Golem      Promotion
052/050   Buzzwole      Promotion
053/050   Kartana      Promotion
054/050   Silvally      Promotion
055/050   Gladion Su   Promotion
056/050   Alolan Golem      Promotion
057/050   Buzzwole      Promotion
058/050   Kartana      Promotion
059/050   Silvally      Promotion
060/050   Counter Catcher I   Promotion
061/050   Warp Energy   E   Promotion
062/050 Metal Energy   E   Promotion

Ultradimensional Beasts
No. Mark Card name Type Rarity
001/050   Weedle     Promotion
002/050   Kakuna     Promotion
003/050   Beedrill     Promotion
004/050   Exeggcute     Promotion
005/050   Shelmet     Promotion
006/050   Accelgor     Promotion
007/050   Magikarp     Promotion
008/050   Gyarados      Promotion
009/050   Swinub     Promotion
010/050   Piloswine     Promotion
011/050   Mamoswine     Promotion
012/050   Feebas     Promotion
013/050   Milotic     Promotion
014/050   Regice     Promotion
015/050   Pikachu     Promotion
016/050   Alolan Raichu     Promotion
017/050   Misdreavus     Promotion
018/050   Mismagius     Promotion
019/050   Spoink     Promotion
020/050   Grumpig     Promotion
021/050   Oranguru     Promotion
022/050   Nihilego      Promotion
023/050   Mankey     Promotion
024/050   Primeape     Promotion
025/050   Regirock     Promotion
026/050   Stufful     Promotion
027/050   Bewear     Promotion
028/050   Houndour     Promotion
029/050   Houndoom     Promotion
030/050   Deino     Promotion
031/050   Zweilous     Promotion
032/050   Hydreigon     Promotion
033/050   Guzzlord      Promotion
034/050   Jigglypuff     Promotion
035/050   Wigglytuff     Promotion
036/050   Xerneas     Promotion
037/050   Alolan Exeggutor      Promotion
038/050   Jangmo-o     Promotion
039/050   Hakamo-o     Promotion
040/050   Kommo-o     Promotion
041/050   Miltank     Promotion
042/050   Swablu     Promotion
043/050   Altaria     Promotion
044/050   Bunnelby     Promotion
045/050   Diggersby     Promotion
046/050   Dashing Pouch I   Promotion
047/050   Lusamine Su   Promotion
048/050   Sea of Nothingness St   Promotion
049/050   Devoured Field St   Promotion
050/050   Counter Energy   E   Promotion
051/050   Gyarados      Promotion
052/050   Nihilego      Promotion
053/050   Guzzlord      Promotion
054/050   Alolan Exeggutor      Promotion
055/050   Lusamine Su   Promotion
056/050   Gyarados      Promotion
057/050   Nihilego      Promotion
058/050   Guzzlord      Promotion
059/050   Alolan Exeggutor      Promotion
060/050   Wishful Baton I   Promotion
061/050   Counter Energy   E   Promotion
062/050 Water Energy   E   Promotion


English Silvally pack
English Buzzwole pack
English Kartana pack
English Guzzlord pack
Japanese Awakened Heroes
Japanese Ultradimensional
Beasts pack
English Crimson Invasion
booster box
Japanese Awakened Heroes
booster box
Japanese Ultradimensional
Beasts booster box
Player Guide
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Languages this set is released in

The Awakened Heroes and Ultradimensional Beasts sets are released in Japanese and Korean, both only available in unlimited edition. Since the Sun & Moon era, Japanese 1st edition cards are no longer printed. The Crimson Invasion set is released in English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, and Portuguese, with cards also available as Reverse Holos.

In other languages

Language Title
  French Invasion Carmin
  German Aufziehen der Sturmröte
  Italian Invasione Scarlatta
  Korean 각성의 용사 Awakened Heroes
초차원의 침략자 Ultradimensional Invaders
  Brazilian Portuguese Invasão Carmim
  Russian Багровое Нашествие Bagrovoye Nashestvie
  Spanish Invasión Carmesí

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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.
Sun & Moon Series
SM Black Star Promos
Sun & Moon: Forest ShadowRoaring HeatBright TideSun & Moon Prerelease Kit
Sun & Moon Trainer Kit: Lycanroc & Alolan Raichu
Guardians Rising: Guardians Rising Prerelease KitSteel SunHidden Moon
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
Lost Thunder: Lost Thunder Build & Battle BoxBlazing VolcanoStorm Caller
Team Up: Team Up Build & Battle BoxRelentless FlameTorrential Cannon
Detective Pikachu
Unbroken Bonds: Unbroken Bonds Build & Battle BoxLightning LoopBattle Mind
Let's Play, Pikachu!Let's Play, Eevee!
Unified Minds: Unified Minds Build & Battle BoxSoaring StormLaser Focus
Hidden FatesMcDonald's Collection 2019Battle Arena Decks—Rayquaza-GX vs. Ultra Necrozma-GX
Cosmic Eclipse: Cosmic Eclipse Build & Battle BoxTowering HeightsUnseen Depths
Battle Academy
Sun & Moon Era
SM-P Promotional cards
Pikachu's New Friends
Collection SunCollection Moon: Sun & Moon Starter SetPremium Trainer Box
Rockruff Full Power DeckTogedemaru DeckTurtonator DeckSun & Moon
Islands Await YouAlolan Moonlight: Tapu Bulu-GX Enhanced Starter Set
Facing a New TrialAsh vs Team Rocket Deck Kit
To Have Seen the Battle RainbowDarkness that Consumes Light
Shining Legends
Awakened HeroesUltradimensional Beasts
GX Battle BoostSolgaleo-GX & Lunala-GX Legendary Starter Set
Ultra SunUltra Moon: Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon Premium Trainer Box
Ultra ForceUltra Sun & Ultra Moon Deck Build Boxes
Forbidden Light
Dragon StormChampion Road
Sky-Splitting Charisma
Thunderclap SparkGX Starter DecksFairy Rise
Super-Burst Impact
Dark OrderGX Ultra ShinyEevee-GX Starter Sets
Tag Bolt: Tag Team GX Premium Trainer Box
Night UnisonTrainer Battle DecksFull Metal Wall
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