For readers of the Pokemon manga, two release dates have been announced for popular Pokemon related manga series.
The first of the two is the manga adaptation of the 13th Pokemon movie, Arceus & The Jewel of Life
. This is set is expected to be released by Viz on February 1st, 2011. This manga adaptation follows the events of the movie as Ash, Brock and Dawn deal with the force of the angry Arceus who is seek revenge on the human race. This volume features 200 pages going over the events of the movie with the only difference being that the pictures don’t move and you have to read.
Coming out the same day will be Pokémon Adventures: Platinum, Vol. 1
which covers the events after the Diamond and Pearl manga series by following the adventures of Lady Platinum at the Sinnoh Battle Frontier. This volume covers Lady Platinum’s arrival to the Battlegrounds where she runs into the International Police Officer Looker. This is the first of many volumes of the interesting eighth chapter of the Pokemon Adventure series.
Both manga volumes, Arceus & The Jewel of Life
and Pokemon Adventures: Platinum, Vol 1
, can now be preordered at the cost of $7.99 (minus shipping and handling) via Amazon or other online booksellers.
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