The Pokemon Trading Card Game has received an expansion – Scarlet & Violet Obsidian Flames – and to celebrate, GameStop & Best Buy have exclusive promo cards for Umbreon and Espeon, respectively.

Pokemon TCG fans can get their hands on these exclusive items only at these stores throughout August. Whether you’re an avid collector or a dedicated TCG player, the chance to own these rare Umbreon and Espeon trading cards is not to be missed.

If you want to pick up one of these exclusive trading cards, here are all the details so you can catch ’em all.

How to Get Pokemon Umbreon Card in GameStop Promo

GameStop stores across the US & Canada will have an exclusive Umbreon promo card that consumers will receive for free with purchases of $15 or more on Pokemon Trading Card Game products.

The official Pokemon blog states that stores will stock this promo card beginning on August 14, 2023. The card features a GameStop logo, which you can acquire through in-store or online purchases.

We recommend ringing or contacting your local GameStop and inquiring if they are participating, as some people report their stores as not having the card.

You can find the contact info for your local store through the GameStop Store Locator. Once you find the store, call in and ask if they are participating in the promo.

  • How to Claim In-Store
    • If purchasing in-store, ask the GameStop clerk for your Umbreon card for orders of $15 or more.
  • How to Claim Online
    • Currently, the specific procedure for claiming this card online remains uncertain. However, from the details available, we expect its inclusion with any Pokemon TCG orders exceeding $15. If any additional information about claiming becomes available, we will update this article.

The Umbreon exclusive card is only “only good while supplies last,” so head to your local store or to the GameStop website to avoid disappointment.

How to Get Pokemon Espeon Card in Best Buy Promo

Best Buy stores throughout the US will award an exclusive Espeon promo card to consumers who make a purchase of $15 or more on Pokemon Trading Card Game products.

As per the official Pokemon blog, starting from August 14, 2023, retail stores will carry this promotional card. You can obtain it through online or in-store purchases.

This Espeon Best Buy exclusive card will feature the Scarlet & Violet—Obsidian Flames logo.

We recommend ringing or contacting your local Best Buy to inquire if they are participating, as some people report their stores as not having the card.

You can access the contact details for your nearby store using the Best Buy Store Locator. After locating the store, place a call and inquire whether they are taking part in the promotion.

  • How to Claim In-Store
    • When making an in-store purchase, ask for the Espeon card from the Best Buy cashier for Pokemon TCG transactions amounting to $15 or higher.
  • How to Claim Online
    • The precise steps for claiming this card online are currently unclear. Nonetheless, relying on the available information, we expect the card to be automatically added to any Pokemon TCG orders totaling $15 or more. We will update this article if we receive further details about the claiming process.

The exclusive Umbreon card is available in limited quantities and is “only good while supplies last.” To ensure you don’t miss out, visit your nearest Best Buy store or shop online.

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