Welcome to the PokeGuardian Podcast. This is the eighth episode. The hosts of the show will be Taj from PokéTaj, Zakariya (PrimalLugia), the webmaster of PokeGuardian. And in this episode we have a guest again from England on our episode: Adam and Ryan from Kādo Collectables. Kādo Collectables is a card store that specializes in Japanese Pokémon cards and products. The owners Adam and Ryan have alot of experience with Japanese cards and makes for a very interesting podcast.
We have a long podcast filled with new set info and other major news in this episode.
This week started off with alot of hype for the Japanese magazine named illustration, which is the closest thing we will get as an artbook for the Pokémon TCG. Special Art cards return to the Pokémon TCG and this leaves alot of fans very excited for this year.
A Dummy Pack Art was revealed of the upcoming Japanese April Set S6H Silver Lance / S6K Jet-Black Poltergeist. Calyrex will make it's debut and this set will feature Ice Rider Calyrex and Shadow Rider Calyrex V / VMAX. We will talk about some revealed products that will come this Spring named Venusaur VMAX / Blastoise VMAX Battle Box, Single Strike Urshifu V Box / Rapid Strike Urshifu V Box and Collector Chest (Spring 2021: Single Strike Tepig / Rapid Strike Shinx).
TPCi also revealed 25th anniversary products named the Pokémon TCG: First Partner Pack Promo Cards. It features oversize promo's of 25 Starters from all past generations. A Japanese man got arrested for attempting fraud by sending in 25 fake ice lolly sticks, you could win a limited edition version of Zarude V (GariGari-kun) promo.
And lastly we will discuss the main set list of the Japanese set S5 Single Strike Master / Rapid Strike Master which will release officially this Friday on January 22, 2021.
If you would like to say hello to Adam or Ryan or want to visit their store, you can find Kādo Collectables along with their social media accounts here:
0:00 - Intro
0:42 - Card Pickups/Highlights
6:50 - Pokémon Card Game Will Be Featured in Japanese Magazine “Illustration”
17:18- Cynthia Extra Battle Day Promo Card and Extra Battle Day Rubber Playmat Revealed
19:50 - Special Art Cards revealed
36:18 - Single Strike Urshifu V Box / Rapid Strike Urshifu V Box
41:00 - Venusaur VMAX / Blastoise VMAX Battle Box
44:00 - Collector Chest (Spring 2021: Single Strike Tepig / Rapid Strike Shinx)
47:15 - S6H Silver Lance / S6K Jet-Black Poltergeist
53:55 - Attempted fraud by sending in faked popsicle sticks to win a limited edition zarude V promo card
1:02:05 - 25th anniversary Pokémon TCG: First partner pack promo cards
1:14:50 - S5I / S5R Single Strike Master / Rapid Strike Master Main Set List
1:29:24 - Outro
Music used: Wataboi - Awakening