Cards in set English: 39 | Japanese: 39
Set number English: -- | Japanese: --
Release date English: Nov. 8, 2013 | Japanese: Nov. 8, 2013
The Kalos Starter Set (Japanese: Beginning Set and Beginning Set for Girls) is the first release of cards in the XY Series of the Pokémon Trading Card Game. The Beginning Set is the first of the XY Era.
The Kalos Starter Set Decks are a trio of Theme Decks each with a regular version and a deluxe version. Released on November 8th, 2013, the Chespin Deck, Fennekin Deck, and Froakie Deck each include a rulebook, damage counters, status counters, a custom coin, deckbox featuring their respective Pokémon, and a code for the Pokémon Trading Card Game Online, allowing players to unlock the respective deck online.
First appearances from long-awaited Pokémon and a brand-new battle strategy! Which Pokémon will you choose to begin this exciting journey: Chespin, Fennekin, or Froakie? Pick your Pokémon and get ready to battle!