Pokémon Trading Card Game In Development For iPad

During the Pokemon World Championships in Washington DC, an iPad version of the Pokemon Trading Card Game popped up in a tweetIf you’re unfamiliar with the game, it’s available online now. While the game is free, physical cards you purchase can be registered in the game, adding them to your online library.

A representative from the Pokemon Company confirmed to Polygon that the game is in fact in development, but was unable to provide a release date. This marks the first full-featured game The Pokémon Company will be releasing on iOS, and if it’s anything like its online counterpart, it’s likely to follow in Hearthstone’s footsteps (at least to some degree).