Tierno (Kalos Starter Set 39)

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Trainer Supporter
ティエルノ Tierno
Illus. Ken Sugimori

Tierno (Japanese: ティエルノ Tierno) is a Supporter card. It was first released as part of the Kalos Starter Set.

Card text

All prints
AceSpec.png You can't have more than 1 ACE SPEC card in your deck.
Team Plasma
Team Plasma
AceSpec.png You can't have more than 1 ACE SPEC card in your deck.
Team Flare TCG logo.png FLARE
You can't have more than 1 Prism Star card with the same name in your deck. If a Prism Star card would go to the discard pile, put it in the Lost Zone instead.
Draw 3 cards.
Do Nothing  
At the beginning of your turn, flip a coin. If heads, you can do nothing during your turn. If tails, your opponent can do nothing during his or her next turn.
You may play only 1 Supporter card during your turn (before your attack).

Release information

This card was included in the Kalos Starter Set, first released in the Japanese XY Beginning Set. It was reprinted in the Japanese Collection Y. It was later released as an unnumbered Holofoil XY-P Promotional card and awarded to those who accumulated 10 Play Points by participating in various events held as part of the Battle Festa, held at Intex Osaka, Osaka on December 15, 2013, and at the Tokyo International Exhibition Center, Tokyo on December 23, 2013. Eligible events included the main Victory Battle event, the Tag Battle, the Mission Battle, the One Day Battle, and the Combo Adventure. This print also features the Battle Festa logo in the bottom left corner of the illustration.

Regular prints were subsequently included in the Japanese Xerneas Half Deck, Yveltal Half Deck, and M Charizard-EX Mega Battle Deck. A second unnumbered XY-P Promotional print, this time Non Holofoil, was released as one of five Trainer cards available in conjunction with the Pokémon Card Game Deck Building Seminar event held as part of the Pokémon Center Pokémon Card Game School. This was present at participating Pokémon Centers in Japan from October 25 to November 16, 2014 and was open for elementary school-aged children. A 20-card set comprising two copies each of five Trainer cards plus 10 Energy cards could be purchased at Pokémon Centers during the event for ¥100. It was later reprinted in the English Phantom Forces expansion (previously released in the Japanese Hyper Metal Chain Deck), the Japanese Super Legend Set: Xerneas-EX & Yveltal-EX, both Half Decks of the English XY Trainer Kit: Bisharp & Wigglytuff, as well as the Japanese M Rayquaza-EX Mega Battle Deck, M Master Deck Build Box Power Style, M Master Deck Build Box Speed Style, and Golduck BREAK + Palkia-EX Combo Deck. It was reprinted again in the English BREAKpoint expansion, first originating from the Japanese Emboar-EX vs Togekiss-EX Deck Kit. It was later reprinted in the Japanese BREAK Starter Pack, the simultaneously released Japanese Zygarde-EX Perfect Battle Deck and M Audino-EX Mega Battle Deck, and both Half Decks of the English XY Trainer Kit: Pikachu Libre & Suicune. A third unnumbered XY-P Promotional print, also Non Holofoil, was 1 of 9 cards available in special packs sent to official Event Organizers in Japan starting July 2016. This print features the Event Organizer logo in the bottom left corner of the illustration.


This card's effect matches that of Cheren.


Tierno is a rival character in Pokémon X and Y. Aquacorde Town is featured in the illustration.

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