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Set size: 102 in North America and in Japan
Sequence: 1st set in North America, 1st set in Japan
Release date: January 9th, 1999 in North America; ??? in Japan
The Pokémon TCG's first release in the US came as something of a whimper... because of it's "kiddy" qualities, many card shops were reluctant to buy it. As a result, many card shops didn't release it until March or April. Of course, once they were released, they wondered how they did without.
- It was the first Pokémon TCG card set. That's quite interesting.
- This set has been out of print in the US for quite some time, replaced by Template:C
Symbol: There is no symbol for Base Set.