Pokémon cards are a collectible card game that is based on the successful Pokémon video game franchise. The game was first released in the United States in 1999 and has since become a popular trading card game throughout the world. Players collect and battle with cards featuring Pokémon characters. Each card features a different Pokémon character, with each character having a different set of attacks, powers and weaknesses. Players use their cards to battle against one another in a two-player battle. Players use their cards to build decks of up to 60 cards that they use in duels. The goal of the game is to be the first player to reduce your opponent's life points to zero. Players can purchase booster packs and theme decks to build their collection. Booster packs contain 10 cards and theme decks contain 60 cards. Booster packs are a great way to get a variety of cards and theme decks are great for building decks quickly. Pokémon cards are a great way for children and adults alike to have fun, collect cards and battle with friends. The game is easy to learn and provides hours of entertainment. It is also great for teaching children strategy and decision making skills.