VMAX Climax (Japanese: ハイクラスパック VMAXクライマックス High Class Pack VMAX Climax) is the name given to the eighth Japanese subset released during the Sword & Shield Era of the Pokemon Trading Card Game It features the collection symbol "S8b". The subset contains a large number of reprinted cards from the Sword & Shield Era as well as Character Rare Full Art Cards featuring Pokemon Trainers in the artwork.
The High Class Pack VMAX Climax was released in Japan on December 3, 2021 and continues the trend established with preceding High Class Packs, featuring a large amount of reprinted cards, with particular focus on Pokemon V and Pokemon VMAX. Several of the Pokémon included in the subset feature artwork previously exclusive to English expansions and various items of merchandise. Other than Pokémon V and Pokémon VMAX cards, all non-secret cards do not have a rarity symbol.
Each booster pack contains 11 cards instead of the usual 5. Each pack contains 1 guaranteed Holofoil Energy card.