In this page you can find all the pokemon trading card game (TCG) sets.
Each set will contain all the cards in it, orgenized by set numbering, including cards names and rarity.
You will also be able to see some interesting stats and information about each pokemon set.
Pokemon Set Lists
Every Pokemon Trading Card Game Set From the Newest Release to the Oldest, Including Special Holliday Sets and Unique Releases.
Scarlet & Violet Sets
Pokemon Scarlet & Violet Sets Taking us to the Paldea region with the ninth Pokemon generation.
The Original Pokemon yellow card frames have been replaced by the Japanese style silver borders, and even the pack arrangements have been changed to accommodate even more unique card pulls.
The Pokemon EX returned to the game once again, and the new terrestialized mechanic mixes game and type options like never seen before.
Sword & Shield Sets
Pokemon Sword & Shield Sets following the eight Pokemon Generation of games in the Galer region.
The newest Pokemon game mechanic is the “V” cards, followed by “Vmax” and “Vstar” Cards, Each one taking the card game to new gaming possibilities and expanding the game in new directions.
We had many new innovations and designs in this generation both artistically and in playability: Amazing Rare Pokemon Cards, Radiant Cards, trainer gallery sets and cards, and what it feels like the new golden era of Pokemon card collecting.
Sun & Moon Sets
Pokemon Sun & Moon Sets following the seventh pokemon generation and games in the Alolan Region.
There are many improvements and advancements to the Pokemon trading cards as a whole, such as: Tag Team Pokemon’s, GX Pokemon cards, New rarity – Rainbow Pokemon Cards, Prism Cards, Alternative Pokemon Cards, Trainer Cards and The highly popular Shiny Babies and Modern Shiny Pokemon Cards.
This feels like one of the more influential pokemon generation set to shake the Pokemon TCG in a Long Time.
Pokemon XY sets featured the sixth pokemon generation, With new Mega Evolutions cards (M Pokemon).
The new pokemon Fairy Types improved the deck building options and playability. And BREAK cards showcased for the first time in XY Sets adding extra layer of strategy to pokemon evolution.
Black & White Sets
Black & White Sets starting the fifth pokemon generation, with new cards and even more changes to the pokemon TCG game that will impact the all the following sets to come afterwards.
The very first full art pokemon cards can be found in the black and white base set featuring reshiram and zekrom. And let’s not forget the new dragon type that have been added to the Roster.
EX pokemon cards made their big return improving and balancing the playable game, And many more card design changes such as new borders for special cards and textured golden frames.
HeartGold SoulSilver Sets
Pokemon HeartGold and SoulSilver Sets are following the games with the same name.
The cards have a unique gold and silver frames for them and you can find many hints and easter eggs in the card art backgrounds referencing the actual games.
In the HGSS Sets You can find even more new card designs such as Pokemon prime (3D image of the close-up pokemon’s). There are several secret Alph Lithograph cards to collect in every set. And the biggest change might just be the Pokemon Legend (Puzzle) cards that are made by combining 2 pieces of a card to make one playable trading card game.
Pokemon Platinum Sets are focused on the Platinum Game released around Feb 2009.
The Owner’s Pokemon design from the Gym Era seems to return in the shape of pokemon “SP”, and as pokemon “G” Cards that represent team Glactic From the pokemon games and show.
They were also many more letters added to some pokemon cards, and it seems Nintendo tried to develop something new for every platinum set: Pokemon FB, Pokemon C, Pokemon GL and so on.
Diamond & Pearl Sets
Pokemon Diamond & Pearl Sets following the fourth generation of Pokemon with even stronger Pokemon cards to use.
The Diamond and pearl sets new mechanic is the Level X Pokemon (LV.X). Each level X image seems to pop out of the frame.
EX Ruby & Sapphire Sets
Ex Pokemon sets following the Pokemon third generation and the ruby & sapphire games.
The EX sets now printed by Nintendo had several exciting changes to them, such as the ex Pokemon cards with stronger abilities and overall new card designs.
The Popular pokemon Gold Star Cards can be found in several EX Ruby & Sapphire Sets.
Pokemon e-sets were in the final era of which the wizards of the coast printed on Pokemon cards. Afterwards Nintendo took the Pokemon printing in their hands till this day.
The Pokemon e-card sets hold a high value due to their very short print runs and they are the last remnants of wizards card printings.
They are called the e-card sets because of their functionality to be swiped like credit cards with the machine called e-Reader for the game boy advanced.
The Pokemon Neo Sets, started a brand new Pokemon generation (Johto) and introduced us for the first time to the Metal and Dark Pokemon types.
The only exception is legendary collection set which focused back on the original Pokemon generation.
The Pokemon GYM sets had a very short run, both in printing and number of expansions (Only 2 have been released).
Each Gym set focuses on different gym leaders from the Kanto region (4 in every set). The GYM sets introduced us to the idea of owning Pokemon such as Misty’s Psyduck.
GYM Pokemon cards have unique art style and design making them stand out from previous Pokemon cards.
The very first pokemon trading card game card sets also known as the base sets.
This is where the Pokemon cards started their way, each set played a role at expending the Pokemon cards library and paved the way for future expansions.
Pokemon Promo Sets
You can find Pokemon promo cards in various ways and products: build and battle kits, blister packs, starter decks, official tournament prizes, preorder bonuses, elite trainer boxes, tins and basically any Pokemon product out there.
Below you will find every pokemon promotional set ever released:
Pokemon Pop Sets
Pokemon POP Sets were promotional mini card sets you could collect from participating in Pokemon Organized Play tournaments.
Each Pokemon POP pack containing only 2 cards and each set has 17 cards to collect in total.
The POP sets released between September 2004 – September 2009
Below you will find every pokemon POP set ever released:
Pokemon McDonald’s Sets
Pokemon McDonald’s Sets are special promotional cards you can get by ordering happy meals at Mcdonalds branches around the world. The cards are a collaboration between Nintendo and the McDonalds company, and you can find them every year since 2011, with the exception of 2020.
Below you will find every pokemon McDonald’s set ever released: