turning hobbies into empires

Your Pokemon Card
business starts here

Breakers Academy is the only course that teaches you how to turn your hobby and passion into a profitable online business.

It's finally time to be the very best.

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The Breakers Academy Keys to Success

Step by Step Video Guides

We're establishing a baseline of knowledge for you as easily as possible!

Alumni Mastermind Group

Instant access to connect with your peers and course alumni. Someone say business relationships?

Secret Insider Knowledge

This is the only course in the world that can give you this information.

Free Live Coaching

Sometimes you have questions, sometimes you need it answered by a real person. We're there for you.

What People are Saying about Breakers Academy.

"You want to check out Breakers Academy. Why? They're the people really dedicated to helping others learn about the Trading Card Market" - Mr. Wonderful

Mr. Wonderful from Shark Tank

Pro Football Hall of Famer

Super Bowl Champion and MVP

The Breakers Academy Instructor

Brian Trull is both the Founder of Breakers Academy and the Creator of PokeNerds

Breakers Academy was founded on the idea that every trading card game enthusiast, box breaking fan, and aspiring entrepreneur should have all the information and support they need to achieve their dream business.

The lessons and strategies taught in Breakers Academy can be applied to any Hobby or Passion. Pokemon, Yugioh, Magic, Sports Cards. The lessons in the course will also continue to evolve with the industry as we are practioneers of the information we teach.

The Breakers Academy Case Study

You got to see this.

Average Monthly Sales
from one of our Online Card Shops

The Window of Opportunity is Open

The North American (and global) market for Pokemon Cards is massive and growing, now is the time to make a move.

  • Brick and Mortar is struggling creating a window of opportunity for fast acting entrepreneurs.
  • The risk in this business is extremely low compared to almost any other type of business.
  • Successful 1 person shops can easily net enough profit to enable you to work from home permanently and focus on growing your empire.

Get Profitable Fast and Stay There

We're going to help you skip the mistakes and jump straight to the business models and processes that will make your operation sustainable.

  • Learn from hard-won wisdom of top industry insiders
  • No more time wasted on strategies that don't work
  • No more guesswork - we have the winning play mapped out. Consider this course as your business success playbook.

Always have a Friend

Our exclusive community of mentors and peers can help you overcome any challenge. Been there, done that.

  • Participate in Live Monthly Coaching Calls
  • Make Business Connections with your Peers in our Private Mastermind Groups
  • Never feel alone on this journey. Loneliness kills many entrepreneurial endeavors because it feels like no one can relate to you. We can, and we're here for you.

Full Program Overview

Everything that's included, to set you up for success.

In-Depth Syllabus

From the first module to the last, everything we cover is laid out nice and neat for you to reference at any time.

Easy to Follow Step by Step Video Guides

We're used to working with Marines, so we make everything as simple as we possibly can.

An Exclusive Alumni Community

Facebook, Discord, keep up to date on what's happening in the industry and make key strategic business relationships!

Live Personal Coaching

Once a month, forever. Show up for a live seminar where everyone can ask and have their questions answered... Live.

Insider Industry Secrets

Only way you can get this information is from guys who have been doing this job for a long time. We're your guys.

Lifetime Access

Whenever you want to access this course, it'll be here for you.

Breakers Academy 101 Syllabus

Technical Requirements

Everything you'll need to jump into the business.

  • Internet Speeds Recommended and Basic Computer Requirements

  • Other softwares we recommend becoming familiar with

  • Additional technology you might need to make life easier

Business Documents

Which legal documents you'll need and how to acquire them. We make it easy!

  • Acquiring your Employer Identification Number

  • Choosing the correct Business Formation for you (Sole Proprietorship, LLC, S Corp)

  • Acquiring Business Licenses, Resell Certificates, and Home Occupancy Licenses

Business 101

The meat and potatoes of your new business, we touch on a lot of key components.

  • Establishing relationships with distributors

  • Building your brand and crafting your company's story

  • Establishing other key business relationships

Finance Management

More card shops have gone out of business due to mishandling of finances than there are stars in the sky. Our goal is to change that.

  • Understanding Revenue vs Profit

  • Establishing your breakeven point and building your business from there

  • Margins and how they affect your business

Exploring Business Models

Exploring all the possibilities on how to sell.

  • Sealed Product vs Box Breaks

  • What is the concept of a Box Break and why does it make sense for you and the customer

  • How to plan for new sets

Streamlabs OBS Walkthrough

This is the software we'll be using to do our livestreams!

  • Building your custom theme / layout, stinger transitions, and more

  • Linking all your accounts together for multi- platform streaming

  • When to use the WebApp and when to use the Software

Ship Like a Pro

There is no business if you can't get the product to the customer! In this section of the course we're sharing all of our best tricks and tips learned over years of trial and error.

  • Purchasing the correct shipping materials and our personal recommendations on package sizes

  • How to save literally thousands a year on printing expenses

  • Additional supplies we recommend having in addition to your shipping supplies

Marketing Your Business

Time to get your name out there.

  • Your email list and why it is your most important asset

  • How to build a rewarding interactive community of fans and friends

  • Exploring minimal marketing platforms

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Still Not Sure?
Here are your other options.

  • Spend 4+ years and tens of thousands of dollars on a formal business degree
  • Break your brain (and bank) trying to figure out which online business advice to follow
  • Do nothing, stay stuck, and never make any money from your passion

OR join Breakers Academy and get everything you need to start a profitable, sustainable business that you will LOVE.. all for less than half the price of one course at your local college.

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Intuitive, easy to digest lessons, made to be

What will I learn
  • The business of breaking from instructors ingrained in the industry

  • Neque porro quisquam

  • Money saving tips-and-tricks to maximize your profit
Who is this for
  • Entrepreneurs at all levels
  • Trading Card Game fans

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What’s included
  • An easy to follow curriculum
  • Step by Step video classes
  • Detailed write-ups and notes from instructors

What’s next
  • Follow on instruction from established industry professionals

  • A global network of new and established breakers to help grow your business

  • Optional VIP workshops and premier classes

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Four easy payments split over four months, USD

  • In depth Syllabus
  • Step by Step Training Videos
  • Access to Industry Secrets
  • Lifetime Course Access
  • Private Alumni Mastermind Group
  • Private Discord
  • Live Coaching with the Course Creator
  • Alumni Network to connect with peers
  • Online Support through Email, Discord, and Facebook

Who are the People Behind Breakers Academy?

Learn a little bit more about the diverse team that makes up Breakers Academy

" Starting PokeNerds I learned everything the hard way, I want to help make the entrepreneurial path more feasible and help others achieve their dreams. "

Brian Trull

Breakers Academy

" Having 10+ years of Law Enforcement and Military Intelligence experience I know the meaning of perseverance. Myself and the rest of the Breakers Academy Team are here to put our skills to use and help you win. "

Sam Porcaro

Breakers Academy

" I help put the heart into everything we do at Breakers Academy, if you need help with any design challenges throughout your time in the course I'm here to assist. "

Valeria Vizonok

Breakers Academy

Frequently Asked Questions

What happens if I can't complete the course right away?

As a Breakers Academy Alumni, you get lifetime access to the full course material as well as any future updates forever! As well as continuing access to the private alumni network.

Why should I buy this course?

This course was crafted after spending years in the industry learning the ins and outs of what it takes to make a successful online card shop / breaking business. Purchasing this course will save you thousands of dollars, hours, and headaches.

Is this going to be easy?

No, in fact this business will be one of the most challenging endeavors you will ever embark upon. But if you stick with it, you'll have a valuable asset and business to support you and your family for years to come.

Does the course come with any sort of support?

Definitely! We believe the fastest way to be successful in a new endeavor is to surround yourself with like minded people. That's exactly what you'll get here! Support from the course creators and your peers.

What specifically will I learn from this course?

This course provides the framework you'll need to start your online card shop / breaking business! You'll get a huge advantage over the competition with money saving tips, industry secrets, and access to a community of fellow breakers! Check the Syllabus for a full list of topics.

Why did you create this course?

We believe cards belong in the hands of the people! The more we can support small businesses by equipping them with the tools and knowledge to succeed, the more we'll be able to stop the take over of big box retailers and online giants like Amazon.

It's Time.