Viz Announces Three More "Pokémon" Manga

"Kyurem vs. the Sword of Justice" tie-in and more on the way

Viz Media announced a trio of new Pokémon titles joining its VIZ Kids imprint, with the Pokémon the Movie: Kyurem vs. The Sword of Justice tie-in manga leading the pack. Joining Kyurem are two more series: Pokémon Adventures: Black & White and Pokémon Adventures: Heartgold and Soulsilver

 

Kyurem vs. The Sword of Justice is coming out soon, with a release planned for March 5. Meanwhile, first volumes of both of the announced series are scheduled to hit shelves later this summer. Peep the full details on each below:

 

 

POKÉMON THE MOVIE: KYUREM VS. THE SWORD OF JUSTICE Manga·

Rated “A” for All Ages · MANGA MSRP: $9.99 U.S. / $12.99 CAN ·

Available March 5th

 

Keldeo is determined to become a Sword of Justice, but to do so he must defeat Kyurem, one of the most powerful Dragon-type Pokémon in the world. Keldeo challenges Kyurem, unleashing a destructive force even Ash and Pikachu may be powerless to stop!

 

POKÉMON ADVENTURES: BLACK & WHITE MANGA, Vol. 1 ·

Rated “A” for All Ages · MSRP: $9.99 U.S. / $12.99 CAN ·

Available July 2nd  

Meet Pokémon Trainers Black and White in this new full-size graphic novel edition of the popular series previously published in a special edition format. His entire life, Black has dreamed of winning the Pokémon League! Now he embarks on a journey to explore the Unova region and fill a Pokédex for Professor Juniper. White has an exciting career as the Trainer of a talented troupe of performing Pokémon. She dreams of making her Tepig Gigi a star! Together, Black and White continue on their journey... What surprising new Pokémon – and people – will they meet next?!

 

POKÉMON ADVENTURES: HEARTGOLD AND SOULSILVER MANGA, Vol. 1 ·

Rated “A” for All Ages · MSRP: $9.99 U.S. / $12.99 CAN ·

Available August 6th 

Your favorite Pokémon Trainers Gold and Silver are back! Crystal too! And so is Team Rocket... In this two-volume thriller, troublemaker Gold and feisty Silver must team up again to find their old enemy Lance and the Legendary Pokémon Arceus. Meanwhile, Team Rocket is on the rampage: digging up, stealing, and collecting 16 mysterious plates for some nefarious purpose known only to them... What is the hidden power of the 16 plates, and what do they symbolize...?

 

-------

Joseph Luster is the Games and Web editor at Otaku USA Magazine. His blog can be found at subhumanzoids. Follow him on Twitter at @Moldilox.

Other Top News

7 Comments
Sort by: