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[Costco] Pokemon Cards 2 packs ($20) (Reg $32/pack)

$7 off this week. comes in 2 pack.

I know many kids that still love pokemon cards. I found some of my old pokemon cards and tried to battle with my friend's kids but......
NONE OF THEM know how to play...... They just collects the cards because it is pretty.

Is it just me or is that how kids are these days....



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My eight year old twins collect and play against each other. There are a few kids in their class that collect but few that play.

Stupid auto correct...
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Hi which costco did you find it at ?
Last week I picked up 2 packs for me son from hwy 7 and 400 for $25.99
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kr0zet wrote: My right year old twins collect and play against each other. There are a few kids in their class that collect but few that play.
Thing is they cannot play now, probably that's why low price
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Which store? I called my local Costco and system shows regular price.
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Thatdealguy wrote: $7 off this week. comes in 2 pack.

I know many kids that still love pokemon cards. I found some of my old pokemon cards and tried to battle with my friend's kids but......
NONE OF THEM know how to play...... They just collects the cards because it is pretty.

Is it just me or is that how kids are these days....




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I still have my collection from elementary school. No one at my school knew how to play back then either.
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I think they had these around xmas, or immediately after. They have rotated so that is part of the reason they are a bit cheaper, still can be used in expanded. Mainly aimed at collectors and kids who think it is pretty.. The can learn to play playing pokemon tcg online, it includes a tutorial on how to play.
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Thatdealguy wrote: $7 off this week. comes in 2 pack.

I know many kids that still love pokemon cards. I found some of my old pokemon cards and tried to battle with my friend's kids but......
NONE OF THEM know how to play...... They just collects the cards because it is pretty.

Is it just me or is that how kids are these days....




IMG_5329.JPG
I still have all of my original cards from 99. Never played back then only collected.
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shanty9 wrote: Hi which costco did you find it at ?
Last week I picked up 2 packs for me son from hwy 7 and 400 for $25.99
zsj495 wrote: Which store? I called my local Costco and system shows regular price.
Richmond BC.
Costco West: BC, AB, SK & MB
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Link: Costco West |May 2 - 29 | 182 pics| 1 month promo
Link:Costco West | May 2 - May 15 | 27 pics| Executive coupons
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KanataKG wrote: I still have my collection from elementary school. No one at my school knew how to play back then either.
that's crazy. Everyone knows how to play in my era. I won several Charizards from battling the noobs.
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veryboredguy wrote: I think they had these around xmas, or immediately after. They have rotated so that is part of the reason they are a bit cheaper, still can be used in expanded. Mainly aimed at collectors and kids who think it is pretty.. The can learn to play playing pokemon tcg online, it includes a tutorial on how to play.
yes, they have different ones in December. These are the new ones and I think $3 cheaper than the previous ones.
Costco West: BC, AB, SK & MB
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Link:Costco West | May 2 - May 15 | 27 pics| Executive coupons
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I and a bunch of friends all collected Pokemon Cards as a kid but only maybe a couple actually knew how to play. I never understood how to play as a young kid and never really bothered trying to learn. I was contempt with collecting but boy am I surprised at how much some of the older Pokemon cards sell for if in good condition. Really wish I ain't give them away.

Been buying packs here and there now for Nostalgic after visiting a Reddit section for Pokemon Cards. lol
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Bleachway wrote: I and a bunch of friends all collected Pokemon Cards as a kid but only maybe a couple actually knew how to play. I never understood how to play as a young kid and never really bothered trying to learn. I was contempt with collecting but boy am I surprised at how much some of the older Pokemon cards sell for if in good condition. Really wish I ain't give them away.

Been buying packs here and there now for Nostalgic after visiting a Reddit section for Pokemon Cards. lol
how's the new cards? are they all shiny?
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Thatdealguy wrote: $7 off this week. comes in 2 pack.

I know many kids that still love pokemon cards. I found some of my old pokemon cards and tried to battle with my friend's kids but......
NONE OF THEM know how to play...... They just collects the cards because it is pretty.

Is it just me or is that how kids are these days....




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If you think kids back then actually played the game... I have troubling news for you.
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Thatdealguy wrote: how's the new cards? are they all shiny?
Not all of them are shiny, but you'll end up getting one shiny card per pack from what I see. Certain rare cards are considered gx ultra shiny.

It's a really nice design when comparing it to the originals we grew up with.

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The whole card is full shiny.
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Bleachway wrote: Not all of them are shiny, but you'll end up getting one shiny card per pack from what I see. Certain rare cards are considered gx ultra shiny.

It's a really nice design when comparing it to the originals we grew up with.

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The whole card is full shiny.
looks more like anime instead of art work now
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Back in the late 90's I used to play... against myself! Was always hard to find others to play against. Most friends were more into Magic the Gathering [which we also rarely ever played, since one deck would always be so much more powerful than the others].

At least with this two pack you should have two balanced decks.

EDIT: Does this package come with 2 playable decks? Or just random booster packs?
Something like this might be more enjoyable: 2 Starter Deck kit
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I used to play MTG, then sold all my cards... Wish I had kept them, some are now worth so much.
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Hi there,

Note that Quebec is all in French, which are worthless...

Ju Leon...
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Bleachway wrote: Not all of them are shiny, but you'll end up getting one shiny card per pack from what I see. Certain rare cards are considered gx ultra shiny.

It's a really nice design when comparing it to the originals we grew up with.

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Not to be that guy being technical, those are holo foil shiny cards from the Hidden Fates set only, other sets have holo foil and secret rare cards but the pokemon aren't shiny (they are their normal colour scheme.
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