Pokémon Adventures (manga)

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[ related to Pokémon (TV) ]

Related anime:
    Pokémon: Black and White (manga) (sequel)

Alternative title:
Pocket Monsters Special 
Pokemon : La Grande Aventure (French) 
Pokémon Special (Japanese) 
ポケットモンスターSPECIAL (Japanese) 
Genres: adventure , tournament 
Themes: creatures , rivalry 
Objectionable content: Mild 
Plot Summary: Red is just a normal kid living in the rural Pallet Town, when he decides to go out on his own adventure, along with his rival since childhood, Blue. In this world of Pokemon, he makes many friends, humans and Pokemon alike. However, all is not well. Team Rocket is trying to capture Mew, a very rare Pokemon, and is performing experiments on other Pokemon, trying to increase their power. Red and his friends must battle against Team Rocket to stop their cruel experiments and unlock the secrets of Pokemon. 
User Ratings: 80 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 13 votes (Eng:7, dub:3, sub:3)
 Excellent: 21 votes (Eng:12, dub:4, sub:3, others:2
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 Very good: 23 votes (Eng:19, sub:2, dub:2)
 Good: 18 votes (Eng:13, dub:2, raw:1, sub:1, others:1
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 Decent: 4 votes (Eng:3, sub:1)
 So-so: 1 vote (Eng:1)
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Seen in part or in whole by 242 users, rank: #334 (of 4371)
Median rating: Very good
Arithmetic mean: 8.225 (Very good+), std. dev.: 1.183, rank: #663 (of 4389)
Weighted mean: 8.041 (Very good), rank: #749 (of 4389) (seen all: 8.43 / seen some: 7.88 / won't finish: 7.32)
Bayesian estimate: 8.030 (Very good), rank: #412 (of 2756)
Chapter titles: We have 503
Vintage: 1997-04 (serialized in Shogakukan no Gakushu Zasshi) 
Release dates: We have 106
Trivia: We have 11
Comment:
Viz's Pokémon Adventures: Platinum volume 1 matches the Japanese release of Pokémon Special volume 30 and on. There is no US English edition corresponding Japanese volumes 15-29 as of the end of 2011. 
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March Manga releases (Dec 5, 2000)
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Graphic novel
    Pokemon Adventures (GN 1) 2009-06-02 (from $6.35)
    Pokemon Adventures (GN 2) 2009-08-04 (from $5.99)
    Pokémon Adventures (GN 3) 2009-10-06 (from $7.49)
    Pokémon Adventures (GN 4) 2009-12-01 (from $5.99)
    Pokemon Adventures (GN 5) 2010-02-02 (from $5.35)
    Pokemon Adventures (GN 6) 2010-04-06 (from $5.35)
    Pokemon Adventures (GN 7) 2010-06-01 (from $5.35)
    Pokemon Adventures (GN 8) 2010-08-03 (from $5.99)
    Pokémon Adventures (GN 9) 2010-10-05 (from $5.99)
    Pokemon Adventures (GN 10) 2010-12-07 (from $5.99)
    Pokemon Adventures (GN 11) 2011-02-01 (from $5.99)
    Pokémon Adventures (GN 12) 2011-04-05 (from $5.99)
    Pokemon Adventures (GN 13) 2011-06-07 (from $5.35)
    Pokémon Adventures (GN 14) 2011-08-02 (from $5.35)
    Pokémon Adventures - Ruby & Sapphire (GN 15) 2013-03-05 (from $6.28)
    Pokémon Adventures - Ruby & Sapphire (GN 16) 2013-05-07 (from $6.28)
    Pokémon Adventures - Ruby & Sapphire (GN 17) 2013-07-02 (from $6.28)
    Pokémon Adventures - Ruby & Sapphire (GN 18) 2013-09-03 (from $7.49)
    Pokémon Adventures - Ruby & Sapphire (GN 19) 2013-11-05 (from $6.28)
    Pokémon Adventures - Ruby & Sapphire (GN 20) 2014-01-07 (from $6.28)
    Pokémon Adventures - Ruby & Sapphire (GN 21) 2014-03-04 (from $6.28)
    Pokémon Adventures - Ruby & Sapphire (GN 22) 2014-05-06 (from $6.28)
    Pokémon Adventures - Firered & Leafgreen (GN 23) 2014-07-01 (from $6.35)
    Pokémon Adventures - Firered & Leafgreen (GN 24) 2014-09-02 (from $6.28)
    Pokémon Adventures - Firered & Leafgreen (GN 25) 2014-11-04 (from $6.28)
    Pokémon Adventures - Red & Blue Box Set (GN 1-7) 2012-08-07 (from $31.61)
    Pokémon Adventures - Gold & Silver Box Set (GN 8-14) 2012-09-04 (from $31.45)
    Pokémon Adventures - Ruby & Sapphire Box Set (GN 15-22) 2014-09-02 (from $37.74)
    Pokémon Adventures: Black and White (GN 1) 2013-07-02 (from $6.28)
    Pokémon Adventures: Black and White (GN 2) 2013-11-05 (from $6.28)
    Pokémon Adventures: Black and White (GN 3) 2014-03-04 (from $6.35)
    Pokémon Adventures: Black and White (GN 4) 2014-07-01 (from $6.35)
    Pokémon Adventures: Black and White (GN 5) 2014-11-04 (from $6.28)
    Pokémon Adventures: Heart Gold and Soul Silver (GN 1) 2013-08-06 (from $6.28)
    Pokémon Adventures: Heart Gold and Soul Silver (GN 2) 2013-11-05 (from $6.28)
    Pokémon Adventures: Platinum (GN 1) 2011-03-01 (from $5.99)
    Pokemon Adventures: Platinum (GN 2) 2011-06-07 (from $6.28)
    Pokemon Adventures: Platinum (GN 3) 2011-10-04 (from $7.15)
    Pokemon Adventures: Platinum (GN 4) 2012-02-07 (from $5.99)
    Pokemon Adventures: Platinum (GN 5) 2012-06-05 (from $5.99)
    Pokemon Adventures: Platinum (GN 6) 2012-10-02 (from $5.99)
    Pokémon Adventures: Platinum (GN 7) 2013-02-05 (from $6.28)
    Pokémon Adventures: Platinum (GN 8) 2013-06-04 (from $6.28)
    Pokémon Adventures: Platinum (GN 9) 2013-10-01 (from $6.28)
    Pokémon Adventures: Platinum (GN 10) 2014-02-04 (from $6.28)
    Pokémon Adventures: Platinum (GN 11) 2014-06-03 (from $6.35)
    The Best of Pokémon Adventures - Red (GN 1) 2006-10-17 (from $5.99)
    The Best of Pokémon Adventures - Yellow (GN 4) 2006-12-19 (from $7.15)

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Story: Hidenori Kusaka 
Art:
Mato (vol. 1-9) 
Satoshi Yamamoto (vol. 10 and beyond) 
(none)
Japanese companies
Original Concept: Nintendo 
Publisher: Shogakukan, Inc. 
English staff
English cast
Translation: Hoshii M. 

Cover Design: Eva Lee 
Editor-in-Chief: Flora Leow P.C. 
Marketing Director: Walter Cheng 
Publisher: Neo Chow Young 
(none)
English companies
Distributor: Madman Entertainment (Australia & New Zealand) 
Licensed by: Viz Media 
French staff
French companies
(none)
Publisher: Glenat (stopped after 6 volumes) 
French cast
(none)
Italian staff
Italian companies
(none)
Publisher: Panini Comics 
Italian cast
(none)
Polish staff
Polish companies
(none)
Publisher: Japonica Polonica Fantastica (JPF) " (stopped after 4 volumes) 
Polish cast
(none)
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