The Pokémon Buying and selling Card Sport seems to be as widespread as ever – certainly, the primary Pokémon Sword and Protect enlargement launched just some weeks in the past – and gamers have been snapping up playing cards for his or her assortment like loopy.
Based on information supplied to Nintendo Life by eBay, there have been 19 million searches for ‘Pokémon’ in 2019, leading to greater than half one million buying and selling playing cards being offered in that point. A listing of the highest 5 costliest playing cards has additionally been introduced, primarily based on eBay gross sales information from January 2016 to February 2020 (‘PSA’ refers to a grading system, with 10 being the perfect situation potential):
Prime 5 Most Costly Pokémon Buying and selling Playing cards:
1. Pokémon Final Charizard Assortment, PSA10/9, 1st Version – $18,500
2. 2005 Japanese Umbreon Play Promo Gold Star Holo, PSA10 Gem Mint – $15,000
three. 1st Version Shadowless Charizard, PSA9/10 – $14,500
four. 1999 Pokémon Sport 1st Version Holographic Charizard [4/102] – $14,000
5. Pokémon Japanese 20th Anniversary 24ok Gold Pikachu Promo Card Giza Tanaka – $12,500
Elsewhere in eBay’s report, it is revealed that the highest 5 hottest characters primarily based on gross sales are Pikachu, Charizard, Eevee, Mewtwo, and Snorlax respectively, and that Pokémon Solar and Moon have remained essentially the most bought Pokémon video games on the location since 2016.
Again to playing cards, the highest-selling buying and selling card enlargement set in current instances has been Pokémon XY: Breakpoint, which has remained on prime since its launch in 2016. In fact, some playing cards have offered for way more than these listed above, together with one which went for a whopping $195,000!