Nintendo of America will release the new Pokemon Platinum Version of the bestselling Pokemon video game in March just after the release of Pokemon TCG: Platinum. The new iteration of the Pokemon video game is linked to the new version of the Pokemon TCG by the character of Giratina. The new Forme of Giratina is a key character in both the new Pokemon video game and the Pokemon TCG: Platinum.
The first step in the new Pokemon TCG adventure, Platinum will contain 60-card theme decks ($11.99) for both beginners and intermediate players of all ages. The theme decks, which will be designated Rebellion and Flourish, will feature an innovative holographic packaging. The 10-card Pokemon TCG: Platinum Booster Packs, will have an MSRP of $3.79.