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A Complete Guide to the Trading Card Game


This thread is a guide to all the important card threads relating to the Trading Card Game here on KpopSource.
It's also a TLDR on how to earn your daily card, your weekly Rare and the Booster Pack for convenience.

With a number of rules/announcements made across a number of official threads, newer users getting into the TCG can use this thread to quickly learn the ropes and how to go about "playing the game" and of course, be able to catch up on all the various announcements.

What is the Trading Card Game?

Click HERE for the introduction to the TCG and information on how to proceed with playing.

The thread OP includes this Q&A:

"How do I earn cards?", "What are the daily quests?", "How do I trade cards?", "Will other groups be getting cards in the future?",
"are there any rules?", "What if I have suggestions for cards team?", "Where can I find a list of cards?", "What counts as a new day?", "What is free card day?"

List of all available cards:

Click HERE for the main card page.
ACE
Astro
Blackpink
Boa
Day6
Everglow
Gfriend
Heize
Itzy
IZ*One
Monsta X
Nu'est
Seventeen
Stray Kids
SuperM
Twice
Zico
Akmu
Ateez
BTS
Chungha
Dreamcatcher
Exo
(G)I-dle
Hyuna
IU
Lee Hi
Loona
Mamamoo
NCT
Red Velvet
Shinee
Sunmi
2NE1
4Minute
BAP
Big Bang
EXID
f(x)
Girls Day
Gugudan
IOI
Ladies Code
Miss A
Pristin
SNSD
T-ara
Wonder Girls
Vixx
Wanna One
Aespa
AOA
Apink
CLC
Dean
fromis_9
Got7
Ikon
Infinite
Kara
Oh My Girl
Oneus
Taeyeon
The Boyz
TxT
Winner
Ailee
AleXa
Baekhyun
Cosmic Girls (aka WJSN)
Enhypen
Jennie
KARD
P1Harmony
Pentagon
Rose
SF9
Sungkyu
Taemin
Treasure
TVXQ
Weeekly
Wendy
Woodz
Wonho
X1
Yongguk
2PM
AB6IX
Agust D
Cherry Bullet
CIX
Hwasa
Jay Park
Jessi
Jessica
Kang Daniel
Momoland
N.Flying
Somi
StayC
The Rose
Verivery
Victon
Weki Meki
YooA
Yuqi
3Racha
Bambam
Chen
Chuu
CL
DO
EXO CBX
EXO SC
Hoshi
Irene & Seulgi
Jonghyun
Joy
Kai
Key
Kim Wooseok
Lisa
Loona 1/3
Loona Odd Eye Circle
Loona YYXY
Minho
NCT 127
NCT Dream
Oh My Girl Banhana
Oh! GG
Seventeen Booseoksoon
SNSD TTS
Solar
Soyeon
VIXX LR
WayV
Wheein
WJSN Chocome
WJSN The Black
Young K
After School
Billlie
Brave Girls
Eunbi
IVE
JustB
Kep1er
Kingdom
Miyeon
NMIXX
Onewe
Onew
Orange Caramel
Purple Kiss
Solji
Suzy
Tempest
The8
Viviz
Woozi
Xdinary Heroes
Yena
aespa
Ateez
Blackpink
BTS
Chungha
Dreamcatcher
Everglow
(G)I-DLE
ITZY
IU
Mamamoo
Monsta X
Red Velvet
SHINee
TXT
VIXX
ACE
Akmu
Apink
Astro
BAP
Big Bang
CLC
Day6
Exid
f(x)
GFriend
Got7
IZ*One
Loona
NCT
Oh My Girl
Oneus
Stray Kids
Taeyeon
Twice
2PM
AleXa
Baekhyun
CIX
Exo
Jennie
Lee Hi
Rose
Seventeen
SF9
SNSD
SuperM
Taemin
Treasure
Victon
Woodz
Group Valentines

Ateez Valentines
Blackpink Valentines
BTS Valentines
Dreamcatcher Valentines
Everglow Valentines
(G)I-DLE Valentines
ITZY Valentines
Mamamoo Valentines
Monsta X Valentines
Red Velvet Valentines
SHINee Valentines
VIXX Valentines

Soloist Valentines

Ailee Valentines
AleXa Valentines
Agust D Valentines
Baekhyun Valentines
Bambam Valentines
BoA Valentines
Cl Valentines
Chen Valentines
Chungha Valentines
Chuu Valentines
Dean Valentines
DO Valentines
Heize Valentines
Hoshi Valentines
Hyuna Valentines
Hwasa Valentines
IU Valentines
Jay Park Valentines
Jessi Valentines
Jessica Valentines
Jonghyun Valentines
Jennie Valentines
Kai Valenines
Joy Valentines
Kang Daniel Valentines
Key Valntines
Kim Woosok Valentines
Lee Hi Valentines
Lisa Valentines
Minho Valentines
Rose Valentines
Solar Valentines
Somi Valentines
Soyeon Valentines
Sungkyu Valentines
Sunmi Valentines
Taemin Valentines
Taeyon Valentines
Wheein Valentines
Wendy Valentines
Woodz Valentines
Wonho Valentines
Yongguk Valetines
YooA Valentines
Young K Valentines
Yuqi Valentines
Zico Valentines
Pranked
ACE
Apink
Baekhyun
CLC
GFriend
IZ*One
Jessica
Loona
Oh My Girl
SF9
SNSD
Stray Kids
SuperM
Taeyeon
Taemin
Twice
TXT
Aespa
Ateez
Blackpink
BTS
Dreamcatcher
Everglow
(G)I-dle
Itzy
Mamamoo
NCT Dream
Red Velvet
Shinee
Stray Kids
TXT
=Love
5SOS
Ange Reve
Ariana
Band Maid
Boys World
Dua Lipa
Ed Sheran
Faky
Kamiyado
Kolokol
LiSA
Little Mix
Manacle
Melanie Martinez
Migma Shelter
Neo Japonism
Passcode
Post Malone
Rina Sawayama
Zsasz
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Card Team Threads

For the official Card Rules and Ask a Card Team Member thread, click HERE

For Card Suggestions, click HERE

To be put in the Card User tag group, please ask HERE

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The Official Request Cards/Trade Thread

Click HERE for the Request/Trade thread.

The thread OP Includes;

"Requesting Cards", "Requesting Trades", "Requesting a Reroll", "Requesting a Rare Card"
The OP also includes the requesting template for you to use to make your request.

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TLDR: Earning your daily via Daily Quest
Revamped Daily Quest thread HERE

You can earn up to 2 cards within a single KST day (please check when 00:00 KST begins in your timezone)

1. Make 15 posts
This will earn you 1 card.

2. Post 3 Threads*
(1 thread must be in the Korean, Japanese, Chinese or Thailand section)

or

3. Post 2 threads + 1 comment in the 'Today's Card Challenge' Thread (if available).
This will earn you a second card.
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*Korean section also means: K-Chill Zone/Korean News/Korean Charts & Sales.
*Threads do not include the games section.


Once done, you can then request your card HERE
Username: [@name]
Reason: Completed Posts Daily Quest
Deck: Korean 1, Rare 1

or

Username: [@name]
Reason: Completed Threads Daily Quest
Deck: Korean 1, Rare 1

or

Username: [@name]
Reason: Completed Both Daily Quests
Deck: Korean 1, Rare 1
The current card challenge information card be found HERE


Daily common card decks that you can request are (check the OP of the request thread to see the sets in each deck):

> Korean decks:
1. Korean General (all Korean batches),
2. Korean 1
3.
Korean 2
(Check the OP of the Request Thread to see which batches are in which decks)

4. International

5. Anime/VG

6. Mixed (Idol)

(a mix of both Korean and International)

7. Mixed (All)
(a mix of all idols and Anime/VG)

Note:
You have a 20% chance of earning a Rare card whenever you request a Korean or Mixed daily and 1% chance of earning a Limited Edition card.


You can also request which Rare deck you'd like (check the OP of the request thread to see the sets in each deck):

1. Rare 1
2. Rare 2
3. Rare General
*

*or if you don't specify which rare deck, you'll be generated a random rare from all the rare cards.

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TLDR: Earning your Weekly Rare via Weekly Quest

To earn your Weekly Rare card you must complete at least 1 daily each day, for 6/7 days within a single KST week.
The week beings @ 00:00 Sunday KST and ends on Saturday 23:59PM KST.

Once done, you can then request your Rare card HERE

You can request which Rare deck you'd like use to generate for you (see the OP of the request thread to see which sets are in each deck):

1. Rare 1
2. Rare 2
3. Rare General
*

*or if you don't specify which rare deck, you'll be generated a random rare from all the rare cards.

Note: You can request a daily card and your weekly rare at the same time upon completing your a daily on the 6/7 day within the week.

For a more in-depth example of earning your Rare Card via the weekly quest, click HERE

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TLDR: Free Card Day

Once every two weeks (Sunday KST), you may request a free card.
For the next free card day/date, please visit the OP HERE

Note: You can also request your free card within that thread too.

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TLDR: Re-Rolling

COMMON Re-rolling

You can re-roll 3 commons cards that you've held for at least 1 week, to get 3 options from either one of these; Korean batches 1-7, Batch 1.1, Batch 1.2, International or Anime/VG only. You can then choose 1 of the cards you are offered.
*Can only be done once a day
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COMMON Re-Rolling with 2 Rare or 2 Limited Edition Cards
You can re-roll 2 Rare cards or 2 Limited Edition (or a mix of Rare/LE), that you've held for 1 week and be given 3 common cards in return, guaranteed. You can choose to have the 3 cards from; Korean General, Korean Deck 1, Korean Deck 2, International deck or Anime/VG Deck.
*Can only be done once a day
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COMMON Re-rolling with 1 Limited Edition Card
You can re-roll 1 Limited Edition card you've held for 1 week, to receive 2 common cards guaranteed. You can choose to have the cards from one of these decks; Korean General, Korean Deck 1, Korean Deck 2, International deck, Anime/VG Deck, Mixed (Idols) or Mixed (All).
*No limit on how often you can do this (multiple times a day or in bulk).
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RARE Re-Rolling
You can re-roll 3 Rare cards you've held for 1 week to be given 3 Rare options, from either Rare Deck 1 or Rare Deck 2 (you can choose which you'd like). You can then choose 1 of the 3 cards offered.
*Can only be done once a day
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LIMITED EDITION Re-Rolling
You can re-roll 2 Limited Edition cards you've held for 1 week for a choice of 3 Limited Edition cards. You can then choose 1 of the 3 cards offered.
*Can only be done once a day
--

Note: The templates for requesting re-rolls are in the OP HERE

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TLDR: Booster Pack

New User with an account up to 1 month old:

you may request a Booster Pack of 15 common cards.
To earn your Booster Pack you must;

1. Make an Intro Thread
2.
Make an appreciation thread for your favourite artist or idol
3. Make one thread within the Korea, Japan or China section
4. Make one random thread anywhere* on the forum
5. or, instead of steps 3 + 4, you can post a Card Challenge thread (if a card challenge is currently available).

Along with the steps above, you also need 15 comments/posts.

*does not include the gaming section.

User with an account 1 month+:

You can also request a booster pack, but only if you have no more than 20 cards (and haven't at some point given your cards away for free).

Your booster pack will cost you 50 points per card, up to a maximum of 15 common cards (750 points for the full pack).

Request your Booster Pack HERE

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Adding usernames within your Card information

If you want Cards Team to include the name of the user who gave you a card, please let us know.
We'll add the additional information to your cards. You may have to remind us once in a while, but we are more than happy to add the info.

Note: Just ask us each time you make a trade for convenience.
If you have a number of cards you'd like us to add info too, please ensure you have a list of who traded the cards with you.

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Thread Ideas

If you need help to come up with ideas for making threads (and making posts), click HERE

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Card Roulette

A bi-weekly event where users enter their cards (up to 5 cards each) with the chance of earning cards; entered by other participants, certain least common cards pertaining to a certain batch or even a Rare card.

For the official Card Roulette thread, click HERE
 
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thanks for bringing my idea to life Cal :sj_weary:
 

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thanks for bringing my idea to life Cal :sj_weary:
Thank you for the idea. It's nice having links to all the main card threads in one place and a TLDR for convivence.
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@beomkitty you might find this useful, this is the thread I mentioned earlier :sanapray:
 
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Super nice job ya'll
 
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links to batches maybe?

or are those covered and i missed it?


since we tend to talk about them a bit, and it may be a tad confusing.
 

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links to batches maybe?

or are those covered and i missed it?


since we tend to talk about them a bit, and it may be a tad confusing.
I'll add them in the OP as a full batch list will actually be useful here too.
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Updated with the Revamped Daily Quest information.
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How did the card game turn into Rocket Science??
We have introduced a few rules.
:pandatea: :lisalaugh:

Hopefully the TLDRs should simplify things for everyone (especially newer users).
 

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Okay, two threads and fifteen comments.. I can do that.
 

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