The Pokémon Company has announced the first-ever board game adaptation of the Pokémon Trading Card Game. Pokémon Trading Card Game Battle Academy delivers a modified version of the TCG in the form of an easy-to-learn, 30-minute board game meant for two players.
When you pick up the Battle Academy box, you receive the two-player board game, three 60-card decks, tutorial guides, and various gameplay accessories. The cards and accessories included in the Pokémon Trading Card Battle Academy box are fully compatible with the standard Pokémon Trading Card products.
The set also includes digital codes for the Pokémon Trading Card Game Online on PC, iOS, and Android.
The Pokémon Trading Card Game Battle Academy board game releases June 21 exclusively at Target in the US, with a worldwide release set for July 31.