Pokémon Trading Card Game Fossil Expansion Player's Guide

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Pokémon Trading Card Game Fossil Expansion Player's Guide
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ISBN: 188436439X
Published: November 15, 1999
Publisher: Sandwich Islands Publishing
Author: Brian Brokaw and J. Douglas Arnold

The Pokémon Trading Card Game Fossil Expansion Player's Guide is a guide detailing the Fossil expansion of the Pokémon Trading Card Game. The guide is written by Brian Brokaw and J. Douglas Arnold and was published by Sandwich Islands Publishing on November 15, 1999. The content features strategy for the new cards introduced within the Fossil expansion, a complete checklist for the expansion, card combos and tournament winning decks.



This section welcomes the reader into the world of Pokémon and into the Trading Card Game, as well as outlining what is listed in the guide.

Parent's Guide to Pokémon

This section list questions and answers to help parents understand the hysteria surrounding Pokémon.

Fossil Single Card Rules/Strategy

This section features a card-by-card analysis of every card in the Fossil set.

Tournament Winning Decks II

This section lists ten tournament winning decks, continuing on from the list introduced in Pokémon Trading Card Game Player's Guide, showing the concept, tips for playing the deck, as well as showing pitfalls to each deck.

List of decks

U.S. Collector's Guide

This section lists a complete list and details of the cards released in the United States.

Japanese Pocket Monsters Collector's Guide

This section includes massive amounts of information about the most collectible cards, which also offers a preview of what's to come in the United States.

Pokémon Evolution Guide

This section contains an easy-to-read listing to find out where the reader's favorite Pokémon are headed by evolution.

Master Trading Card Game Pokédex

This section lists an alphabetical listing of all the Pokémon, and what cards the reader can find them on.


This section contains a handy glossary of terms to help the reader learn the ins and outs of Pokémon Trading Card Game.

And even more Pokémon

This section lists more books available from the authors written for players of Pokémon Trading Card Game.


  • Production Manager
  • Production Assistants
  • Executive Producers
  • Office Management
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Cover Illustration
  • Activities Director
  • Japanese Translation
  • Pokémon Consultant
  • Additional Assistance
  • J. Douglas Arnold
  • Mark Elies, James Yamada
  • Joe Harabin, Joan Arnold
  • Jamie Arnold
  • Kathy & John Fruh
  • Vanessa Adams
  • James Yamada
  • Yo Takewaki
  • Justin Abilay
  • Donovan Praigg, Corey Labore

Publications relating to the Pokémon Trading Card Game
Strategy guides: Pokémon Trading Card Game Strategy GuideThe Official Pokémon Trading Card Game Guide
Pokémon Trading Card Game Player's GuidePokémon Trading Card Game Fossil Expansion Player's Guide
Pokémon Trading Card Game Volume 3: Team RocketPokémon Made Simple!Let's Play Pokémon
Team Rocket Strategy GuideGym Heroes Strategy GuideGym Challenge Strategy Guide
Platinum Player's GuidePlasma Storm Player's GuidePlasma Blast Player's GuideXY Player's Guide
Quick Guide to Fire-Type PokémonFurious Fists Player's GuidePhantom Forces Player's GuidePrimal Clash Player's Guide
Roaring Skies Player's GuideAncient Origins Player's GuideBREAKthrough Player's GuideBREAKpoint Player's Guide
Fates Collide Player's GuideGenerations Player's GuideSteam Siege Player's GuideEvolutions Player's Guide
Sun & Moon Player's GuideGuardians Rising Player's GuideBurning Shadows Player's GuideThe Making of Shining Legends
Crimson Invasion Player's GuideUltra Prism Player's GuideForbidden Light Player's GuideCelestial Storm Player's Guide
Dragon Majesty Player's GuideDragon Majesty: Dragons Then and NowLost Thunder Player's GuideTeam Up Player's Guide
Unbroken Bonds Player's GuideUnified Minds Player's GuideHidden Fates Player's GuideCosmic Eclipse Player's Guide
Sword & Shield Player's GuideRebel Clash Player's GuideDarkness Ablaze Player's GuideVivid Voltage Player's Guide
Shining Fates Player's GuideBattle Styles Player's GuideChilling Reign Player's GuideEvolving Skies Player's Guide
Celebrations Player's Guide
Collectors' guides: Beckett Unofficial Guide to Pokémon: 2008 Price GuideBeckett Unofficial Guide To Pokémon Diamond & Pearl
Collecting Pokémon: An Unauthorized Handbook and Price GuidePokémon Collector's Value Guide
Pokémon Unofficial Card Collector's GuideUnofficial Beckett Pokémon Collector Price Guide
Magazines: Beckett Pokémon Unofficial CollectorMonthly Coin Toss: Pokémon Card MagazinePokémon Official Magazine
PoJo's Unofficial Pokémon News & Price Guide MonthlyPokémon Card Fan Club
Manga: Pokémon Card GB The ComixHow I Became a Pokémon CardHimemaru: Pokémon Card ExplorerAim to Be a Card Master!!
Pokémon Card Game Battle ComicExciting Victory! Pokémon Card Game!!Let's Play the Pokémon Card Game XY!
Let's Play the Pokémon Card Game! Sun & Moon ArcLet's Play the Pokémon Card Game! Sword & Shield Arc
Let's Play the Pokémon Card Game! Scarlet & Violet Arc
Video game guides: Official Pokémon TCG Perfect GuidePokémon Card GB Final Tactical BookPokémon Card GB Official Guidebook
Pokémon Card GB2 Official GuidebookPokémon TCG: Official Nintendo Player's Guide
Pokémon TCG: Prima's Official Strategy Guide
Other: Pokémon Card Official Book 2000Pokémon Card Game BW National Illustrated Encyclopedia
Pokémon Card Game BW WorkbookIllust Story

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