Champions Path (SWSH 3.5) is a special mini expansion for the Sword & Shield series of the Pokemon TCG released after Darkness Ablaze and prior to Vivid Voltage. The set was released globally on September 25th, 2020.
The set continues with the theme of Pokemon V, Pokemon VMAX and the Pokemon of Generation VIII. There is a good emphasis on the gym leaders of the Galar region in the set. The English release of Champion's Path is a culmination of cards from the Japanese Infinity Zone, Explosive Walker and Legendary Heartbeat subsets.
Within the set there is a total of 80 cards including 7 Secret Rares, one being a gold item card, two being rainbow supporter cards and three being rainbow Pokemon VMAX including of course Charizard VMAX 074/073. Additionally the set includes a further five full art cards, 18 trainer cards and the rest being made up of common, uncommon and rare holo cards.
Much like the other interim releases before it like Hidden Fates and Shining Legends the booster packs for Champions Path could only be obtained from collection boxes etc and were not sold in booster boxes like the main sets.
Titan Cards offer a variety of Pokemon TCG Champions Path products including the Hulbury, Turffield and Motostoke Pin Collections, the Circhester Gym Special Pin Collection, the Stow-on-Side Special Pin collection, a triple pack including the Ballonlea, Spikemuth and Hammerlocke Gym Pin collections, the Marnie Special Collection and of course the Marnie Premium Collection. As well as this we also stock a variety of Promo Cards, Online Booster Codes and Pin Badges.
Official set description
Do You Have the Heart of a Champion?
Take the first step to defeating all rivals and proving your worth! Trainers like Bede and Marnie will challenge you throughout your journey in the Galar region, and wild new Pokémon power your strategies to take on mighty Gym Leaders in stadiums packed with cheering fans. Discover Venusaur, Lucario, and Incineroar as new Pokémon V—plus Gigantamax Pokémon like Drednaw VMAX and Alcremie VMAX! Show your skill and mastery with the Pokémon TCG: Champion's Path expansion!