Bushiroad released teasers on upcoming releases last week (see “'Future Card Buddyfight' Plans Revealed”), now it released information on Future Card Buddyfight X Starter Deck 1 – Demon Lord Dragon of Tempest, Starter Deck 2 – Dragon Fielder and Booster 1 – The Dark Lord’s Rebirth, which all release on April 21. With the new season comes changes to Secret packs, Buddy Rares, and Specials.
Future Card Buddyfight X Starter Deck 1 – Demon Lord Dragon of Tempest includes Gao Mikado’s Dragon World deck. It includes a 52-card deck with 17 types of cards (14 new types, 2 reprints, 1 flag) and includes two foil cards. The deck also comes with a life counter, rule sheet and playmat.
In addition to the SECRET packs being included one per display, BR and SP cards will now appear in different packs randomly, though it is not guaranteed that BR and SP card will be included in every display. All Buddy Rares will be reintroduced using new technological techniques. Special cards, which feature alternate art work, will also be reborn for the new season, to appeal to card collectors as much as players. SPs will now be unified as Secret Flags.
Bushiroad is also releasing a set of limited edition monster cards for players to take part in the Start Dash Campaign. Every purchase of both start decks entitles the customer to a set of PR cards – one from Drgon World, one from Star Dragon World. All Official Bushiroad stores that apply for the Future Card Buddyfight April Shop Tournament will receive 12 sets of the cards.