These are the Pokemon cards worth up to £1.2million online – check if you have one

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All Pokemon cards sold on eBay were analyzed to find out which ones earned the most

There are 34 billion Pokemon cards around the world and some of them could be worth as much as £1.2million.

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Financial website Money.co.uk analyzed all of the Pokemon cards sold on eBay to see which ones were earning the most.

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The most valuable card on the market is sold for 2.4 million Australian dollars, which is equivalent to 1.2 million pounds.

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Many other valuable cards also sell for tens of thousands of pounds.

What are the most valuable Pokémon cards?

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1) Pikachu – £1.2 million

The Japanese Old Back Pokemon Trophy Card NO.2 Neo Spring Battle PSA 9 Pikachu card is available on eBay for a huge price.

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The card was made in 2001 and is in very good condition.

2) Kangashan – £350,000

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Vendors are on the hunt for the PSA 10 Trophy Kangaskhan Parent & Child Tournament 1998 card and are willing to pay some sizable sums in cash.

3) Shared space between Blastoise and Venusaur – £185,868

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eBay sellers are asking nearly £200,000 for two separate cards.

A 1st Edition Japanese Base Set No Rarity Blastoise 1996 PSA 10 Mint and the 1st Edition Japanese Base Set No Rarity Venusaur 1996 PSA 10 Mint.

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4) Rayquaza – £73,062

The EX Deoxys #107 Gold Star Rayquaza Holo PSA 10 Card costs the same price as a luxury car and is being offered by fans.

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5) Ivy dinosaurs – £54,797

The PSA 10 ITALIAN Ivysaur #30 1st Edition GEM 10 rare card costs almost £55,000.

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Despite being featured on the most valuable card, Pikachu is not the most valuable character overall.

What are the other expensive cards?

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Cards featuring the Starly monster (a type of bird Pokémon) are the most expensive cards, averaging £399.51.

Those with the character of Bidoof sell for around £285 on average.

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Charizard cards are £150 and Lugia cards are £149.99.

Cards featuring the Umbreon character cost £142.

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How do you know if you have a valuable card?

You can see the approximate rarity of each card at the bottom of each card.

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A circle means common, a diamond means uncommon, a star means rare, and a white or gold star means extremely rare.

Holographic and first issue cards are also usually worth an extra charge.

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To see how much your cards are worth, you can look on eBay to see how much those cards cost on the site.

Limited edition cards, which collectors can only obtain at special events or competitions, are also becoming more valuable and expensive.

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However, you have to reckon with hidden costs such as shipping costs, VAT liability and storage costs.

Storage is crucial to keep the cards in mint condition and protect them from damage.

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What is Pokemon?

Pokemon is a series of computer games and trading cards.

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It focuses on a fantasy world where people capture and train cartoon monsters for sports.

The Pokemon card game was introduced in 1996 and has sold 34.1 billion unique cards worldwide.

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what was said

Money.co.uk financial expert Salman Haqqi said: “Pokemon cards have quickly become a popular alternative investment.

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“The nostalgia combined with the iconic characters has certainly rekindled many people’s imaginations – so much so that they’re willing to spend thousands, if not millions, to ‘capture them all’.”

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