Pokemon TCG Ruler of the Black Flame cards set: Release date, card list, merch & more

Niladri Sarkar
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Pokemon TCG has left its fans awestruck with the Ruler of the Black Flame set. Now, players can’t wait to know all about these new cards, the merch, and their release. Here are all the details about the Pokemon Trading Card Game’s Ruler of the Black Flame cards set.

Pokemon Scarlet and Violet brought in tons of excitement for Pokemon TCG with the release of several new sets in 2023. While Pokemon fans can’t get enough of them, they seem to be particularly eager for the Obsidian Flames and the Ruler of the Black Flame sets.

Though Darkness-type Charizard ex has been featured as the highlight of the Ruler of the Black Flame set, the set has loads of other surprises that Pokemon TCG players can look forward to!

So here’s all you need to know about Pokemon TCG Ruler of the Black Flame, its release date, the merch, and all the cards in the set.

Pokemon TCG Ruler of the Black Flame release date

The Pokemon TCG Ruler of the Black Flame cards set was released in Japan on July 28, 2023. The English set will release worldwide on August 11, 2023.

The Ruler of the Black Flame has been marketed as a Tera-type and Charizard-themed expansion by Pokemon TCG.

What are Tera Types in Pokemon TCG Ruler of the Black Flame?

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Tyranitar will be one of the major Tera Types featured by Pokemon TCG.

Pokemon TCG Ruler of the Black Flame will be the first to introduce Pokemon cards with a Tera type different from their standard type. These cards include Charizard ex (Darkness), Tyranitar ex (Lightning), and Eiscue ex (Fire).

All merchandise items in Pokemon TCG Ruler of the Black Flame

Here’s the list of all merch in the Pokemon TCG Ruler of the Black Flame set:

  • Card sleeves
  • Deck Boxes
  • Playmat

These items will feature Charizard, Tyranitar, Glimmora, and Poppy.

All cards revealed from Pokemon TCG Ruler of the Black Flame

Pokemon TCG has revealed these cards for their Ruler of the Black Flame set:

  • Oddish, Gloom, and Bellossom
  • Scyther and Scizor
  • Capsakid and Scovillain
  • Toxel and Toxtricity
  • Charmander and Charmeleon
  • Charizard ex
  • Eiscue ex
  • Ninetales
  • Finizen and Palafin
  • Houndour and Houndoom
  • Darkrai
  • Absol ex
  • Cleffa
  • Shuckle
  • Eevee
  • Espeon
  • Umbreon
  • Combee
  • Vespiqueen ex
  • Phantump and Trevenant
  • Larvitar and Pupitar
  • Tyranitar ex
  • Entei
  • Bonsly
  • Darumaka and Darmanitan
  • Heatmor
  • Lunatone
  • Solrock
  • Baltoy and Claydol
  • Carvanha and Sharpedo
  • Togepi, Togetic, and Togekiss
  • Glimmet
  • Glimmora ex
  • Swablu and Altaria
  • Kangaskhan
  • Mawile
  • Tynamo, Eelektrik, and Eelektross
  • Thundurus Incarnate
  • Pawniard, Bisharp, and Kingambit
  • Inkay and Malamar
  • Varoom
  • Revavroom ex
  • Tympole, Palpitoad, and Seismitoad
  • Cubchoo and Beartic
  • Nosepass and Probopass
  • Stunfisk
  • Rockruff and Lycanroc Midnight Form
  • Cryogonal
  • Pidgey and Pidgeotto
  • Pidgeot ex
  • Tadbulb and Bellibolt
  • Bunnelby and Diggersby
  • Paldean Wooper and Clodsire
  • Greavard and Houndstone
  • Lechonk and Oinkologne
  • Flamigo
  • Letters of Encouragement
  • Revenge Punch
  • Town Store
  • Pokemon League Headquarters
  • Geeta Trainer
  • Poppy Trainer
  • Ortega Trainer
  • Fire Energy

And that’s everything about the Pokemon TCG Ruler of the Black Flame. For more Pokemon, check out our guides:

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About The Author

Niladri is a Writer who specializes in Pokemon Go, Scarlet and Violet, and competitive VGC battles. With more than seven years of experience in copywriting and SEO content writing, Niladri has previously written for Pokémon GO Hub and Smogon. He has been covering Pokemon for CharlieIntel since June 2023. Niladri can be contacted at [email protected].