Welcome to the PokeGuardian Podcast. This is the sixth episode. The hosts of the show will be Taj from PokéTaj, Zakariya (PrimalLugia), the webmaster of PokeGuardian. And in this episode we have our first ever guest all the way from Australia on our episode: Julian from okJLUV.
We have a long podcast filled with new set info and other major news in this episode.
The Sword & Shield 4.5 set Shining Fates was finally revealed after weeks of speculation and indeed confirms S4a Shiny Star V to be included in this set. The true 25th anniversary set was also listed at distributor, it will release during the 25th anniversary of the Pokémon TCG, also placeholder dates for Sword & Shield 7 and 8 were revealed.
PSA Graded Pokémon cards were stolen in a robbery in the Netherlands, these are worth thousands of dollars together. STAFF Promo cards have been temporarily paused, what does this mean? New trademarks called V-Union, Eevee Heroes, Skyscraping Perfect and Blue Sky Stream were filed recently. Could V-Union be a new mechanic? Could we see an Eevee set? S5a Matchless Fighters Klara & Avery Set dummy pack image has been revealed, revealing from what it seems finalized artwork on there. These boxes are very popular items.
And lastly we will discuss the major news of this week: Sword & Shield - Battle Styles and it's Japanese equivalent S5 Single Strike Master / Rapid Strike Master.
If you would like to catch up on the latest videos from Julian, you can find his YouTube channel okJLUV here along with his social media accounts:
0:00 - Intro
0:50 - Card Pickups/Highlights
5:10 - Special set Shining Fates revealed
26:16 - 25th anniversary set, Sword & Shield 7 and 8 release dates revealed
29:30 - Pikachu V Vivid Voltage Store Oversized Promo Card confirmed for the UK
45:00 - Dozens of PSA graded pokémon cards have been stolen during a house robbery
56:30 - STAFF Prerelease promos have been temporarily paused
1:02:10 - V-Union, Eevee Heroes, Skyscraping Perfect and Blue Sky Stream trademarked.
1:09:27 - S5a Matchless Fighters Klara & Avery Set image revealed
1:16:13 - Sword & Shield - Battle Styles and S5 Single Strike Master / Rapid Strike Master revealed
1:57:28 - Outro
Music used: Wataboi - Awakening