The theme of Pokémon series is designed around different creatures that fought a battle by using their powers and with the help of trainers. The idea behind introducing Pokémon training cards is players will act as a trainer of Pokémon and fight the battle. There are several variations and types in Pokémon trading card games that need to be studied thoroughly so that you will play it efficiently and effectively.
Asleep, paralyzed, poison, burned and confused are some of the special conditions that are caused to Pokémon during attacks. But under any circumstances the defending Pokémon is moved to bench then it will be no longer affected by those special conditions.
Besides energy cards Pokémon trading card deck has other four types as well, trainer, supporter, stadium and prize cards.