Pokémon Silver Tempest is the twelfth expansion set in the Sword and Shield series and will release on 11th November 2022. It will be the last main expansion set in the Sword and Shield Series.
What do we know so far about Pokémon Silver Tempest?
This expansion set will comprise cards from the Japanese sets Incadescent Arcana (which releases 2nd September 2022) and Paradigm Trigger (which releases 21st October 2022).
The number of cards in the Silver Tempest set has not yet been released but is likely to be around 200 cards before secret rares. This set, like all main 2022 expansions, will have a subset of Trainer Gallery cards which will be numbered TG??/TG30.
The Silver Tempest expansion will definitely contain:
3 Radiant (sparkling) Pokémon including Radiant Jirachi and Radiant Alakazam
6 Pokémon VSTAR including Alolan Vulpix, Lugia, Regidrago, Regieleki
15 Half Art Pokémon V
18 Full Art Pokémon V
1 Pokémon VMAX
A 30 card Trainer Gallery subset
Silver Tempest Pack Art
The pack art for the new set has been released. There are four different designs featuring Alolan Vulpix, Lugia, Regidrago and Regieleki.
What is the Silver Tempest Set Mascot?
Alolan Vulpix is the main set mascot for Pokémon Silver Tempest. As well as featuring on the pack art, this character also features on the Elite Trainer Box artwork as well as the special card sleeves.
Alolan Vulpix has been announced as one of the six new VSTAR cards and it is to be expected that there will be a regular card and a secret rare VSTAR. There is also likely to be a regular Alolan Vulpix V card as well as an alternate art version.