Fans can now rule the world of Pokémon in 30 minutes or less.
The Pokémon Co. International released Trading Card Game Battle Academy today and it’s the first board game to be based on the classic trading games.
It comes with a two-player game board, tutorial guides, three 60-card decks (Charizard, Pikachu, and Mewtwo), gameplay accessories, and a code card for the free Pokémon Trading Card Game online, which is available on iOS, Android, and pokémon.com.
Trainers of all levels can partake in Battle Academy as it’s easy to understand and loaded with favorite characters. Those who have a little more battle experience under their belt can skip ahead to the rulebook for advanced players that toughens the game. Watch how to play below!
Battle Academy is available at mass and hobby retailers, and online at Pokémon Center’s website. Find more info here.