EX Ruby and Sapphire (Pokemon TCG)

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Cards in set English: 109 | Japanese: 64
Set number English: 16 | Japanese: 18
Release date English: June 18, 2003 | Japanese: Jan. 31, 2003

EX Ruby & Sapphire (Japanese: Expansion Pack) is the name given to the first expansion of cards of the EX Series era of the Trading Card Game, introducing new game mechanics and a new card design, which would remain in use for nearly four years.

This is the first expansion to be produced by Nintendo after transferring the Pokémon TCG license from Wizards of the Coast. This was the first expansion to introduce Generation III Pokémon to the TCG from the Pokémon Ruby and Sapphire games. This is also where the expansion and theme deck names originated.

The English prefix "EX" refers to "extra", as in the extra power the newly introduced Pokémon-ex bring to the game. This is the first expansion to feature Pokémon ex.

With the release of this expansion, the Japanese TCG would no longer support the e-Reader peripheral, whereas English expansions would continue to feature e-Reader compatible cards until EX Hidden Legends. The only additional content this provided were the respective cards' Pokédex entries however, with the exception of Trainers, Energy, and Pokémon-ex.

The card layout was once again changed with the release of this expansion. The expansion was translated into Spanish in October 2005, making it the first expansion since Neo Genesis to be released in Spain.

NameSetNumberTypeCard TypeHPRarity
AggronRuby and Sapphire1MetalStage 2110Rare Holo
BeautiflyRuby and Sapphire2GrassStage 280Rare Holo
BlazikenRuby and Sapphire3FireStage 2100Rare Holo
CameruptRuby and Sapphire4FireStage 190Rare Holo
DelcattyRuby and Sapphire5ColorlessStage 170Rare Holo
DustoxRuby and Sapphire6GrassStage 290Rare Holo
GardevoirRuby and Sapphire7PsychicStage 2100Rare Holo
HariyamaRuby and Sapphire8FightingStage 190Rare Holo
ManectricRuby and Sapphire9LightningStage 170Rare Holo
MightyenaRuby and Sapphire10DarknessStage 170Rare Holo
SceptileRuby and Sapphire11GrassStage 2120Rare Holo
SlakingRuby and Sapphire12ColorlessStage 2120Rare Holo
SwampertRuby and Sapphire13WaterStage 2110Rare Holo
WailordRuby and Sapphire14WaterStage 1120Rare Holo
BlazikenRuby and Sapphire15FireStage 2110Rare
BreloomRuby and Sapphire16GrassStage 170Rare
DonphanRuby and Sapphire17FightingStage 180Rare
NosepassRuby and Sapphire18FightingBasic60Rare
PelipperRuby and Sapphire19WaterStage 170Rare
SceptileRuby and Sapphire20GrassStage 2100Rare
SeakingRuby and Sapphire21WaterStage 170Rare
SharpedoRuby and Sapphire22WaterStage 170Rare
SwampertRuby and Sapphire23WaterStage 2100Rare
WeezingRuby and Sapphire24GrassStage 180Rare
AronRuby and Sapphire25MetalBasic50Uncommon
CascoonRuby and Sapphire26GrassStage 170Uncommon
CombuskenRuby and Sapphire27FireStage 170Uncommon
CombuskenRuby and Sapphire28FireStage 180Uncommon
DelcattyRuby and Sapphire29ColorlessStage 180Uncommon
ElectrikeRuby and Sapphire30LightningBasic50Uncommon
GrovyleRuby and Sapphire31GrassStage 170Uncommon
GrovyleRuby and Sapphire32GrassStage 180Uncommon
HariyamaRuby and Sapphire33FightingStage 180Uncommon
KirliaRuby and Sapphire34PsychicStage 170Uncommon
KirliaRuby and Sapphire35PsychicStage 170Uncommon
LaironRuby and Sapphire36MetalStage 170Uncommon
LaironRuby and Sapphire37MetalStage 180Uncommon
LinooneRuby and Sapphire38ColorlessStage 170Uncommon
ManectricRuby and Sapphire39LightningStage 170Uncommon
MarshtompRuby and Sapphire40WaterStage 170Uncommon
MarshtompRuby and Sapphire41WaterStage 180Uncommon
MightyenaRuby and Sapphire42DarknessStage 170Uncommon
SilcoonRuby and Sapphire43GrassStage 160Uncommon
SkittyRuby and Sapphire44ColorlessBasic40Uncommon
SlakothRuby and Sapphire45ColorlessBasic40Uncommon
SwellowRuby and Sapphire46ColorlessStage 170Uncommon
VigorothRuby and Sapphire47ColorlessStage 170Uncommon
WailmerRuby and Sapphire48WaterBasic80Uncommon
AronRuby and Sapphire49MetalBasic40Common
AronRuby and Sapphire50MetalBasic50Common
CarvanhaRuby and Sapphire51WaterBasic40Common
ElectrikeRuby and Sapphire52LightningBasic50Common
ElectrikeRuby and Sapphire53LightningBasic50Common
KoffingRuby and Sapphire54GrassBasic50Common
GoldeenRuby and Sapphire55WaterBasic50Common
MakuhitaRuby and Sapphire56FightingBasic50Common
MakuhitaRuby and Sapphire57FightingBasic50Common
MakuhitaRuby and Sapphire58FightingBasic50Common
MudkipRuby and Sapphire59WaterBasic50Common
MudkipRuby and Sapphire60WaterBasic50Common
NumelRuby and Sapphire61FireBasic50Common
PhanpyRuby and Sapphire62FightingBasic50Common
PoochyenaRuby and Sapphire63DarknessBasic40Common
PoochyenaRuby and Sapphire64DarknessBasic50Common
PoochyenaRuby and Sapphire65DarknessBasic50Common
RaltsRuby and Sapphire66PsychicBasic50Common
RaltsRuby and Sapphire67PsychicBasic50Common
RaltsRuby and Sapphire68PsychicBasic50Common
ShroomishRuby and Sapphire69GrassBasic40Common
SkittyRuby and Sapphire70ColorlessBasic40Common
SkittyRuby and Sapphire71ColorlessBasic50Common
TaillowRuby and Sapphire72ColorlessBasic40Common
TorchicRuby and Sapphire73FireBasic40Common
TorchicRuby and Sapphire74FireBasic50Common
TreeckoRuby and Sapphire75GrassBasic40Common
TreeckoRuby and Sapphire76GrassBasic40Common
WingullRuby and Sapphire77WaterBasic40Common
WurmpleRuby and Sapphire78GrassBasic50Common
ZigzagoonRuby and Sapphire79ColorlessBasic40Common
Energy Removal 2Ruby and Sapphire80Trainer0Uncommon
Energy RestoreRuby and Sapphire81Trainer0Uncommon
Energy SwitchRuby and Sapphire82Trainer0Uncommon
Lady OutingRuby and Sapphire83Supporter0Uncommon
Lum BerryRuby and Sapphire84Item – Pokemon Tool0Uncommon
Oran BerryRuby and Sapphire85Item – Pokemon Tool0Uncommon
Poke BallRuby and Sapphire86Trainer0Uncommon
Pokemon ReversalRuby and Sapphire87Trainer0Uncommon
PokeNavRuby and Sapphire88Trainer0Uncommon
Professor BirchRuby and Sapphire89Supporter0Uncommon
Energy SearchRuby and Sapphire90Trainer0Common
PotionRuby and Sapphire91Trainer0Common
SwitchRuby and Sapphire92Trainer0Common
Darkness EnergyRuby and Sapphire93Special Energy0Rare
Metal EnergyRuby and Sapphire94Special Energy0Rare
Rainbow EnergyRuby and Sapphire95Special Energy0Rare
Chansey exRuby and Sapphire96ColorlessBasic (ex)120Rare Holo ex
Electabuzz exRuby and Sapphire97LightningBasic (ex)90Rare Holo ex
Hitmonchan exRuby and Sapphire98FightingBasic (ex)90Rare Holo ex
Lapras exRuby and Sapphire99WaterBasic (ex)110Rare Holo ex
Magmar exRuby and Sapphire100FireBasic (ex)90Rare Holo ex
Mewtwo exRuby and Sapphire101PsychicBasic (ex)100Rare Holo ex
Scyther exRuby and Sapphire102GrassBasic (ex)80Rare Holo ex
Sneasel exRuby and Sapphire103DarknessBasic (ex)80Rare Holo ex
Grass EnergyRuby and Sapphire104Energy0Energy
Fighting EnergyRuby and Sapphire105Energy0Energy
Water EnergyRuby and Sapphire106Energy0Energy
Psychic EnergyRuby and Sapphire107Energy0Energy
Fire EnergyRuby and Sapphire108Energy0Energy
Lightning EnergyRuby and Sapphire109Energy0Energy