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All new tutor moves coming to Pokemon Isle of Armor

Published: 5/Jun/2020 13:22

by James Busby


Tutor moves offer some of the most devastating attacks in Pokemon Isle of Armor, so how do you get them and what moves are available in the new expansion? 

Pokemon Isle of Armor is home to a lot of powerful pocket monsters and unique mechanics, but you’ll need to teach your party tutor moves if you want to be the very best – after all, competitive battles can be particularly difficult if you don’t come prepared. 

Having a solid team that can dish out a flurry of knockout blows is incredibly important, so you’ll want t to ensure you teach your prized Pokemon the tutor moves outlined below. 

How to get tutor moves

Pokemon Company
Be on the lookout for NPCs offering to teach you new moves!

As you journey across the rugged landscapes of the Pokemon Isle of Armor DLC, you’ll come across various NPCs who will teach you various tutor moves. 

However, these moves don’t come cheap and you’ll need to obtain Armorite Ore, a new material that you can obtain through Isle of Armor Max Raid Battles. These battles won’t be easy, so it’s important to work together with your fellow trainers to claim your Armorite Ore prize. 

Currently confirmed tutor moves

Burning Jealousy

The Pokemon Company Use a deadly blast from Burning Jealousy to set multiple Pokemon ablaze.

Burning Jealousy is a new Fire-type that deals damage to all opposing Pokémon and burns all enemy Pokémon that have had their stats boosted during the turn.

This move will likely be incredibly effective in online Multi Battles, so consider using this move to if you wish to command the arena with your fearsome flames. 

Grassy Glide

The Pokemon CompanyGrassy Glide gives slower grass-type Pokemon the chance to attack first.

Grassy Glide is a new Grass-type move that has high priority when used on Grassy Terrain, making it a great damage option for those who wish to speed up any slow but heavy-hitting Pokemon. 

Once the game’s DLC has been released, we’ll be sure to keep you updated with the best tutor moves to learn, as well as other ways you can obtain Armorite. Until then, be sure to check out the massive Pokemon Sword & Shield leak which revealed 21 new moves that will be present in the Isle of Armor DLC.

The first stage of the Expansion Pass for Pokemon Sword and Shield will be released on June 17, 2020.


Pokemon community stunned after card collection worth millions surfaces

Published: 27/Nov/2020 21:06

by Brent Koepp


The Pokemon Trading Card Game hobby was rocked in November when a man rediscovered his mind-blowing complete collection of the rare 1999 Base Set. The fan has stacks of every character, including hundreds of Charizards.

Despite releasing decades ago, the Pokemon TCG has seen a major explosion in value in 2020. Cards once traded on playgrounds and stuffed into 90s children’s binders are now selling for as much as a sports car. 

A man went viral after discovering their collection may be one of the most complete sets to ever exist. The fan’s unfathomable amount of rare collectibles could actually have an impact on the future of the hobby’s prices.

Screenshot of Pokemon Trading Card Game collection worth millions.
YouTube: PokeMans Alex
A jaw-dropping Pokemon card collection surfaced on YouTube.

Pokemon fan discovers TCG collection is worth millions

Pokemon cards have never been more popular this year as the collectible hobby has now even taken over platforms such as YouTube and Twitch. Celebrities such as former rapper Logic are dropping hundreds of thousands of dollars to scoop up the rare Nintendo items. 

On November 22, a video went viral online of a man showing off his mind-blowing collection that has many collectors turning their heads. “Literally got all of my Pokemons stuff out of the loft from my recent move,” YouTuber PokeMans Alex explained before showing off his astonishing collection.

Holding up a stack of rare holographic cards from the 1999 base set, the fan exclaimed, “As you can see they are mint, and have not been touched for so long.” The TCG collector then revealed his unprecedented number of Charizards. “I don’t know if you are ready for this,” he warned, before holding up a stack of 111 cards of the rare starter ‘mon.

(Charizard cards start at 07:56)

To put that into perspective, in October a PSA graded 10 of the same item is now selling for $30k alone. The content creator emptied over seven binders on his table to reveal a 1999 base set that was not only complete, but also had stacks of over 50 of the same card for every single character.“I’m ready to put all of these away back in the safe where they are now gonna stay,” he said.

Veteran Pokemon card YouTuber PokeRev reacted to the video on November 26 and exclaimed, “Did you open all these packs as a kid? It’s just an insane amount of holo cards. When we were kids, just to get a couple holos from the base set was really good. But to have thousands is insane!”

Other famous collectors such as British rapper Randolph commented, “Unreal mate.” Gaming YouTuber Ali A wrote, “How did you originally collect SO many cards!? Are you looking to sell any of them?”

Screenshot of YouTube comments reacting to million dollar Pokemon card collection.
Other famous Pokemon collectors took notice of the insane set.

At the time of writing, it’s unclear just how much the YouTuber’s incredible Pokemon haul is worth. None of the collectibles have actually been looked at by professional grading companies PSA or Beckett. And the majority of its value revolves around its condition and score.

A set of this magnitude is unprecedented and could have a severe impact on what TCG cards are worth in the future. A big factor in an item’s selling price hinges on it having a low population. PokeMans Alex’s collection could soon flood the market should he decide to get things graded.