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Striking Out Snover/VS. Snover
VS ユキカブリ
VS. Yukikaburi
Chapter Diamond & Pearl
Collected in Vol. 35
Round number 387
Location Snowpoint City
Previous Round Disagreeable Graveler
Next Round To and Fro with Froslass

Striking Out Snover/VS. Snover (Japanese: VSユキカブリ VS. Yukikaburi) is the 387th round of the Diamond & Pearl chapter in the Pokémon Adventures manga.


The chapter begins with Platinum putting on her winter clothing, and while looking out the window, she notices Maylene running through the snow with her Pokémon. After meeting with her and being reacquainted, Platinum travels with Maylene who is going to go meet up with Candice.

After a bit of traveling the two arrive at the Snowpoint City Gym, and after solving the snowball puzzle Candice and Platinum meet and begin their battle. Platinum sends out her Empoleon while Candice sends out her Snover. Platinum suddenly gains the lead by knocking it out with one attack.

Major events

  • Platinum meets Candice.
  • Platinum switches to her winter clothing however she quickly takes it off when traveling to her upcoming Gym Battle.
  • Platinum meets up with Maylene.
  • Platinum and Candice begin their Gym battle.


Pokémon debuts





  • Just Like Pearl before her, Platinum is shown in her Platinum outfit but quickly takes it off.
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