This article takes a look at the Top 10 Paldean Fates Chase Cards. Whenever a new Pokémon expansion set is released there are always a number of cards that are in high demand by collectors and players. Chase cards are generally those cards that are Illustration Rare, Ultra Rare, Special Illustration Rare or Hyper Rare cards. Where a set features the popular Pokémon Charizard, these cards tend to feature in the top 10 most desired cards.
Paldean Fates is the second special expansion set of the Scarlet and Violet Series, following four months after the first – Scarlet & Violet 151. This set includes 245 cards, 131 of which are shiny Pokémon cards. Will shiny cards feature in the top 10 Paldean Fates Chase cards? Or will the set follow trend and see the most popular cards being those of the special rare categories.
Our Top 10 Paldean Fates Chase Cards
10. Mew ex 216/091
Our top 10 Paldean Fates Chase Cards kicks off with a shiny Special Illustration Rare card featuring popular Pokémon, Mew. Psychic type Mew is depicted in blue against a white background littered with golden stars, smaller pink, blue and yellow stars as well as pink, blue and yellow ovals. On the day following release this card is selling for around £20 on Ebay UK and around $20 on Ebay.com.
9. Miraidon ex 243/091
Position 9 goes to Miraidon ex Gold Hyper Rare. Miraidon is a popular Paradox Pokémon and is depicted in gold agains a green background. The card features the powerful Photon Blaster move which does a whopping 220 damage and is likely to be popular with players of the Trading Card Game. Today, 27th January 2024, it can be purchased on Ebay UK for around £24 and on Ebay.com for around $26.
8. Nemona 238/091
Nemona is a popular Pokémon Trainer, and one of the player’s rivals in the games Pokémon Scarlet and Violet. This Special Illustration Rare card takes our number 8 slot. It shows Nemona in battle mode throwing a Poké Ball against a country landscape. Pokémon Pawmi can be seen to her right. The day following set release, this card can be purchased on Ebay UK for around £26 and on Ebay.com for around $32.
7. Clive 236/091
Clive is the name Director Clavell adopts when he disguises himself as a student of the Academy. This card depicts Clive hiding behind a tree and listening to the conversations of students and members of Team Star. On 27th January, this colourful card is available for purchase on Ebay UK for around £38 and Ebay.com for around $32.
6. Penny 239/091
Penny is a young student Pokémon Trainer at the Naranja / Uva Academy in the games Scarlet and Violet. She is notable for her shyness and also the fact that she never wears the school uniform. She is depicted here in upper profile wearing her typical clothing of dark green top, wearing her signature Eevee backpack. Her right arm is stretched back holding a Poké Ball just above Umbreon. This card can be purchased today (27th January 2024) for around £38 on Ebay UK and on Ebay.com for $37.
5. Pikachu – 131/091
Shiny Holo Rare Pikachu takes 8th place in our list. A rather orange Pikachu is depicted against the Shiny Pokémon background for this set. It is selling for around £42 on Ebay UK and $45 on Ebay.com on the day after set release.
4. Gardevoir ex 233/091
Special Illustration Rare Iron Gardevoir ex takes spot 4 in our top 10 Paldean Fates Chase Cards. Gardevoir is a popular Pokémon and this card features Gardevoir in a woodland lake setting of blues and greens. The card has an impressive 310 HP as well as the Miracle Force move which delivers an attack of 190 and is likely to be popular with both players and collectors alike. The day after set release, this card is on sale for around £65 on Ebay UK and Ebay.com for around $70.
3. Iono – 237/091
This Special Illustration Rare card depicting Paldean Gym Leader and influencer Iono, takes third place in our list. iono is depicted wearing her usual clothing of an oversized yellow, pink and blue top with large blue and pink baubles in her hair. She is sitting at a table with an ice cream sundae, while Mismagius and Bellibolt can be seen behind her. The card can be purchased today, 27th January 2023 on Ebay UK for around £80 and Ebay.com for around $95.
2. Mew ex 232/091
Second spot in our top 10 Paldean Fates Chase Cards goes to another Special Illustration Rare Card, Mew ex. The simplistic artwork style of this card gives it an iconic feel. Mew is depicted in a bubble, surrounded by white stars, floating above a lake on a grassy hill. In the background are yellow cliffs and blue sky with white clouds. today, 27th January 2024, this card is available for purchase on Ebay UK for around £100 and Ebay.com for around $120.
1. Charizard ex – 234/091
Top spot in our Top 10 Paldean Fates Chase cards goes to Special Illustration Rare Charizard ex 234/091. Charizard is depicted in terastalized form with wings outstretched. The card boasts an impressive 330 HP and includes the attack Burning Darkness which inflicts a minimum of 180 damage. The stunning artwork as well as the playability of the card makes it popular with both players and collectors alike. On the day follwoing set release it is selling on Ebay UK for around £140 and Ebay.com for around $180.