Viz Media Adds New Pokemon Manga

Viz Media has added new titles to their Pokemon manga lineup with the upcoming release of Pokemon Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire set for September and Pokemon Pocket Comics Box Set which is available in October.



Ruby, Sapphire and Emerald face a new crisis of epic proportions: a giant meteor hurtling toward the planet! Don’t miss these awesome new adventures inspired by the best-selling POKÉMON OMEGA RUBY & ALPHA SAPPHIRE VIDEO GAMES AND PICKING UP WHERE THE POKÉMON ADVENTURES RUBY AND SAPPHIRE SAGA LEFT OFF! THIS NEW SERIES FEATURES STORY BY Hidenori Kusaka and artwork by Satoshi Yamamoto.

Pokemon Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire Vol. 1 retails for US $4.99/CAN $5.99 and is rated A for All Ages.


The Pokemon Pocket Comics Box Set  contains best selling comics and trivia in a two volume set. The first volume contains Pokemon Black and White characters and the second features legendary characters from the Pokemon series. Both will have vital statistics, trivia, puzxzles and quizzes along with other Pokemon related fun. The box set retails for US $16.99/CAN $19.99 and will be available in October.

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Kaleigh John

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