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==France==
 
==France==
 
===''Red, Green & Blue'' chapter and ''Yellow'' chapter===
 
===''Red, Green & Blue'' chapter and ''Yellow'' chapter===
 
 
Beginning in June 2014, {{pmin|France|European French}} publisher Kurokawa began releasing the {{chap|Red, Green & Blue}} and the {{chap|Yellow}} together as a series of three omnibus volumes. While the {{chap|Red, Green & Blue}} and the {{chap|Yellow}} had been previously released in France by publisher Glénat, these volumes feature a new translation. Kurokawa's omnibus volumes contain all the adventure route maps from the original Japanese volumes, but lack the character introduction pages from the beginning of the volumes.
 
Beginning in June 2014, {{pmin|France|European French}} publisher Kurokawa began releasing the {{chap|Red, Green & Blue}} and the {{chap|Yellow}} together as a series of three omnibus volumes. While the {{chap|Red, Green & Blue}} and the {{chap|Yellow}} had been previously released in France by publisher Glénat, these volumes feature a new translation. Kurokawa's omnibus volumes contain all the adventure route maps from the original Japanese volumes, but lack the character introduction pages from the beginning of the volumes.
   
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{| style="margin: auto; text-align: center; background: #{{colorschemelight|Kanto}}; border: 2px solid #{{colorschemedark|Kanto}}; {{roundy|10px}}"
|+ List of omnibus volumes for the ''Red, Green & Blue'' and ''Yellow'' chapters of Pokémon Adventures
+
|-
! scope="col" | Omnibus<br/>volume
+
! Cover
! scope="col" | Cover
+
! Omnibus volume
! scope="col" | Rounds<br/>included
+
! Rounds included
! scope="col" | ISBN
+
! ISBN
! scope="col" | Release<br/>date
+
! Release date
|- style="background:#FFF"
+
|- style="background:#FFF"
! scope="row" | Volume 1
+
| [[File:Pokémon Adventures FR omnibus 1.png|120px|Volume 1]]
| [[File:Pokémon Adventures FR omnibus 1.png|120px|Volume 1]]
+
| Volume 1
| 1 - 33
+
| 1 - 33
| ISBN 978-2-368-52013-0
+
| ISBN 978-2-368-52013-0
| June 12, 2014<ref>'''(fr)''' [http://www.kurokawa.fr/site/pokemon_la_grande_aventure_t1_&100&9782368520130.html ''Pokémon, la grande aventure'' volume 1]</ref>
+
| June 12, 2014<ref>'''(fr)''' [http://www.kurokawa.fr/site/pokemon_la_grande_aventure_t1_&100&9782368520130.html ''Pokémon, la grande aventure'' volume 1]</ref>
|- style="background:#FFF"
+
|- style="background:#FFF"
! scope="row" | Volume 2
+
| [[File:Pokémon Adventures FR omnibus 2.png|120px|Volume 2]]
| [[File:Pokémon Adventures FR omnibus 2.png|120px|Volume 2]]
+
| Volume 2
| 34 - 60
+
| 34 - 60
| ISBN 978-2-368-52014-7
+
| ISBN 978-2-368-52014-7
| August 28, 2014<ref>'''(fr)''' [http://www.kurokawa.fr/site/pokemon_la_grande_aventure_t2_&100&9782368520147.html ''Pokémon, la grande aventure'' volume 2]</ref>
+
| August 28, 2014<ref>'''(fr)''' [http://www.kurokawa.fr/site/pokemon_la_grande_aventure_t2_&100&9782368520147.html ''Pokémon, la grande aventure'' volume 2]</ref>
|- style="background:#FFF"
+
|- style="background:#FFF"
! scope="row" | Volume 3
+
| [[File:Pokémon Adventures FR omnibus 3.png|120px|Volume 3]]
| [[File:Pokémon Adventures FR omnibus 3.png|120px|Volume 3]]
+
| Volume 3
| 61 - 90
+
| 61 - 90
| ISBN 978-2-368-52015-4
+
| ISBN 978-2-368-52015-4
| November 13, 2014<ref>'''(fr)''' [http://www.kurokawa.fr/site/pokemon_la_grande_aventure_t3_&100&9782368520154.html ''Pokémon, la grande aventure'' volume 3]</ref>
+
| November 13, 2014<ref>'''(fr)''' [http://www.kurokawa.fr/site/pokemon_la_grande_aventure_t3_&100&9782368520154.html ''Pokémon, la grande aventure'' volume 3]</ref>
 
|}
 
|}
   
 
===''Gold & Silver'' chapter===
 
===''Gold & Silver'' chapter===
 
 
After completion of the {{chap|Ruby & Sapphire}} (which was chosen to go first due to the recent release of [[Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire]]), Kurokawa continues the launch of omnibus volumes with this chapter in 2016.
 
After completion of the {{chap|Ruby & Sapphire}} (which was chosen to go first due to the recent release of [[Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire]]), Kurokawa continues the launch of omnibus volumes with this chapter in 2016.
   
 
{| style="margin: auto; text-align: center; background: #{{colorschemelight|Johto}}; border: 2px solid #{{colorschemedark|Johto}}; {{roundy|10px}}"
 
{| style="margin: auto; text-align: center; background: #{{colorschemelight|Johto}}; border: 2px solid #{{colorschemedark|Johto}}; {{roundy|10px}}"
|+ List of omnibus volumes for the ''Gold & Silver'' chapter of Pokémon Adventures
+
|-
! scope="col" | Omnibus<br/>volume
+
! Cover
! scope="col" | Cover
+
! Omnibus volume
! scope="col" | Rounds<br/>included
+
! Rounds included
! scope="col" | ISBN
+
! ISBN
! scope="col" | Release<br/>date
+
! Release date
|- style="background:#FFF"
+
|- style="background:#FFF"
! scope="row" | Volume 1
+
| [[File:Pokémon Adventures GS FR omnibus 1.png|120px|Volume 1]]
| [[File:Pokémon Adventures GS FR omnibus 1.png|120px|Volume 1]]
+
| Volume 1
| 91 - 116
+
| 91 - 116
| ISBN 978-2-368-52221-9
+
| ISBN 978-2-368-52221-9
| February 11, 2016<ref>'''(fr)''' [http://www.kurokawa.fr/site/pokemon_or_et_argent_t1_&100&9782368522219.html ''Pokémon, la grande aventure : Or et argent'' volume 1]</ref>
+
| February 11, 2016<ref>'''(fr)''' [http://www.kurokawa.fr/site/pokemon_or_et_argent_t1_&100&9782368522219.html ''Pokémon, la grande aventure : Or et argent'' volume 1]</ref>
|- style="background:#FFF"
+
|- style="background:#FFF"
! scope="row" | Volume 2
+
| <!--[[File:Pokémon Adventures GS FR omnibus 2.png|120px|Volume 2]]-->
|
+
| Volume 2
| 117 - ???
+
| 117 - ???
|
+
| <!--ISBN 978-2-368-?????-?-->
| June 9, 2016<ref>'''(fr)''' [https://twitter.com/KuroTweet/status/724851299943104512 Twitter, Éditions Kurokawa]</ref>
+
| June 9, 2016<ref>'''(fr)''' [https://twitter.com/KuroTweet/status/724851299943104512 Twitter, Éditions Kurokawa]</ref>
 
|}
 
|}
   
 
===''Ruby & Sapphire'' chapter===
 
===''Ruby & Sapphire'' chapter===
 
 
Following the completion of the {{chap|Yellow}}, Kurokawa announced an omnibus release of the {{chap|Ruby & Sapphire}} to tie in with the newly released remake games, [[Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire]]. The chapter was released as three omnibus volumes, the first of which was released on December 11, 2014.
 
Following the completion of the {{chap|Yellow}}, Kurokawa announced an omnibus release of the {{chap|Ruby & Sapphire}} to tie in with the newly released remake games, [[Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire]]. The chapter was released as three omnibus volumes, the first of which was released on December 11, 2014.
   
 
{| style="margin: auto; text-align: center; background: #{{colorschemelight|Hoenn}}; border: 2px solid #{{colorschemedark|Hoenn}}; {{roundy|10px}}"
 
{| style="margin: auto; text-align: center; background: #{{colorschemelight|Hoenn}}; border: 2px solid #{{colorschemedark|Hoenn}}; {{roundy|10px}}"
|+ List of omnibus volumes for the ''Ruby & Sapphire'' chapter of Pokémon Adventures
+
|-
! scope="col" | Omnibus<br/>volume
+
|-
! scope="col" | Cover
+
! Cover
! scope="col" | Rounds<br/>included
+
! Omnibus volume
! scope="col" | ISBN
+
! Rounds included
! scope="col" | Release<br/>date
+
! ISBN
|- style="background:#FFF"
+
! Release date
! scope="row" | Volume 1
+
|- style="background:#FFF"
| [[File:Pokémon Adventures RS FR omnibus 1.png|120px|Volume 1]]
+
| [[File:Pokémon Adventures RS FR omnibus 1.png|120px|Volume 1]]
| 181 - 212
+
| Volume 1
| ISBN 978-2-368-52089-5
+
| 181 - 212
| December 11, 2014<ref>'''(fr)''' [http://www.kurokawa.fr/site/pokemon_rubis_et_saphir_t1_&100&9782368520895.html ''Pokémon, la grande aventure : Rubis et saphir'' volume 1]</ref>
+
| ISBN 978-2-368-52089-5
|- style="background:#FFF"
+
| December 11, 2014<ref>'''(fr)''' [http://www.kurokawa.fr/site/pokemon_rubis_et_saphir_t1_&100&9782368520895.html ''Pokémon, la grande aventure : Rubis et saphir'' volume 1]</ref>
! scope="row" | Volume 2
+
|- style="background:#FFF"
| [[File:Pokémon Adventures RS FR omnibus 2.png|120px|Volume 2]]
+
| [[File:Pokémon Adventures RS FR omnibus 2.png|120px|Volume 2]]
| 213 - 241
+
| Volume 2
| ISBN 978-2-368-52087-1
+
| 213 - 241
| March 12, 2015<ref>'''(fr)''' [http://www.kurokawa.fr/site/pokemon_rubis_et_saphir_t2_&100&9782368520871.html ''Pokémon, la grande aventure : Rubis et saphir'' volume 2]</ref>
+
| ISBN 978-2-368-52087-1
|- style="background:#FFF"
+
| March 12, 2015<ref>'''(fr)''' [http://www.kurokawa.fr/site/pokemon_rubis_et_saphir_t2_&100&9782368520871.html ''Pokémon, la grande aventure : Rubis et saphir'' volume 2]</ref>
! scope="row" | Volume 3
+
|- style="background:#FFF"
| [[File:Pokémon Adventures RS FR omnibus 3.jpg|120px|Volume 3]]
+
| [[File:Pokémon Adventures RS FR omnibus 3.jpg|120px|Volume 3]]
| 242 - 267
+
| Volume 3
| ISBN 978-2-368-52154-0
+
| 242 - 267
| July 2, 2015<ref>'''(fr)''' [http://www.kurokawa.fr/site/pokemon_rubis_saphir_t3_&100&9782368521540.html ''Pokémon, la grande aventure : Rubis et saphir'' volume 3]</ref>
+
| ISBN 978-2-368-52154-0
  +
| July 2, 2015<ref>'''(fr)''' [http://www.kurokawa.fr/site/pokemon_rubis_saphir_t3_&100&9782368521540.html ''Pokémon, la grande aventure : Rubis et saphir'' volume 3]</ref>
 
|}
 
|}
   

Revision as of 16:46, 30 April 2016

In manga, an omnibus edition is a volume release collecting multiple volumes or chapters which were originally released separately. Manga publishers release omnibus collections typically of older works, combining them in a bargain format and often collecting a particular story arc, although some omnibus releases cover an entire manga series.

To date, the Pokémon Adventures manga has been released in omnibus format in four different countries: in Japan, Singapore, France and Spain.

Japan

2011 releases

In 2011, a series of omnibus releases were announced in Japan, collecting the Ruby & Sapphire chapter. The Ruby & Sapphire chapter was chosen due to its high popularity in Japan. These volumes were issued under Shogakukan's "My First WIDE" brand.

While Volume 1 was released in March 2011, the other two planned volumes were cancelled and Volume 1 was quietly discontinued. This is believed to be due to the depictions of earthquakes and tsunami in the Ruby & Sapphire chapter, which were deemed inappropriate following the 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami.[1]

Cover Omnibus volume Rounds included ISBN Release date
Volume 1 Volume 1 181 - 212 ISBN 4091410693 March 31, 2011
Volume 2 Volume 2 (unissued) 213 - ??? ISBN 4091626874 Projected for April 27, 2011
Volume 3 Volume 3 (unissued) ISBN Unknown Unissued

2014 releases

In 2014, Shogakukan announced that they would be releasing a new omnibus edition of the Ruby & Sapphire chapter, in commemoration of the release of Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire. The volumes will be released under Shogakukan's "My First Series" brand, which are bargain-priced volumes sold only in Japanese convenience stores. A total of four volumes will be released, beginning with volume one on October 24. All four volumes are expected to be released by the end of December.

Satoshi Yamamoto confirmed on his Twitter account that the new series of volumes has no connection to the 2011 releases and that the 2011 releases have been permanently discontinued.

Cover Omnibus volume Rounds included ISBN Release date
Volume 1 Volume 1 181 - 205 ISBN 4091196292 October 24, 2014
Volume 2 Volume 2 206 - ??? ISBN 4091196330 November 7, 2014
Volume 3 Volume 3 ISBN 4091196462 November 21, 2014
Volume 4 Volume 4 ISBN 4091196667 December 5, 2014

Singapore

In January 2015, a new series of omnibus volumes was announced by Shogakukan Asia, publishers of the Pokémon Adventures manga in Singapore. The new omnibuses will collect the Ruby & Sapphire chapter, originally found in Volume 15 through Volume 22, over a series of four volumes. These releases use VIZ Media's translation.

Cover Omnibus volume Rounds included ISBN Release date
Volume 1 Volume 1 181 - 201 ISBN 9810926960 January 28, 2015
Volume 2 Volume 2 202 - 226 ISBN 9810926979 February 25, 2015
Volume 3 Volume 3 227 - 249 ISBN 9810926987 April 22, 2015
Volume 4 Volume 4 ISBN 9810926995 May 27, 2015

France

Red, Green & Blue chapter and Yellow chapter

Beginning in June 2014, European French publisher Kurokawa began releasing the Red, Green & Blue chapter and the Yellow chapter together as a series of three omnibus volumes. While the Red, Green & Blue chapter and the Yellow chapter had been previously released in France by publisher Glénat, these volumes feature a new translation. Kurokawa's omnibus volumes contain all the adventure route maps from the original Japanese volumes, but lack the character introduction pages from the beginning of the volumes.

Cover Omnibus volume Rounds included ISBN Release date
Volume 1 Volume 1 1 - 33 ISBN 978-2-368-52013-0 June 12, 2014[2]
Volume 2 Volume 2 34 - 60 ISBN 978-2-368-52014-7 August 28, 2014[3]
Volume 3 Volume 3 61 - 90 ISBN 978-2-368-52015-4 November 13, 2014[4]

Gold & Silver chapter

After completion of the Ruby & Sapphire chapter (which was chosen to go first due to the recent release of Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire), Kurokawa continues the launch of omnibus volumes with this chapter in 2016.

Cover Omnibus volume Rounds included ISBN Release date
Volume 1 Volume 1 91 - 116 ISBN 978-2-368-52221-9 February 11, 2016[5]
Volume 2 117 - ??? June 9, 2016[6]

Ruby & Sapphire chapter

Following the completion of the Yellow chapter, Kurokawa announced an omnibus release of the Ruby & Sapphire chapter to tie in with the newly released remake games, Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire. The chapter was released as three omnibus volumes, the first of which was released on December 11, 2014.

Cover Omnibus volume Rounds included ISBN Release date
Volume 1 Volume 1 181 - 212 ISBN 978-2-368-52089-5 December 11, 2014[7]
Volume 2 Volume 2 213 - 241 ISBN 978-2-368-52087-1 March 12, 2015[8]
Volume 3 Volume 3 242 - 267 ISBN 978-2-368-52154-0 July 2, 2015[9]

Spain

In October 2015, Spanish publisher Norma Editorial announced they would be publishing the entirety of the Pokémon Adventures manga. Due to the length of the series (52 volumes at the time of announcing the license) and due to different story arcs often starting and ending partway through volumes, Norma Editorial has opted for an omnibus format, with 30 volumes expected so far. The volumes will have double numbering to accommodate fans who may wish to begin reading from a particular story arc. For example, the Yellow chapter, which will be published over two volumes, will be numbered as Yellow Volume 1 and Yellow Volume 2, and Volume 3 and Volume 4 of the series overall.

The first volume to be released was Pokémon Rojo, Verde y Azul volume 1 on October 29, 2015. For their first releases, Norma Editorial will be alternating between the Red, Green & Blue chapter and the Black & White chapter.

Available volumes

Cover Series volume Story arc volume Rounds included ISBN Release date
Volume 1 Volume 1 Red, Green and Blue volume 1 1 - 20 ISBN 8467921129 October 29, 2015
Volume 2 Volume 2 Red, Green and Blue volume 2 21 - 40 ISBN 8467922011 January 22, 2016
Volume 3 Volume 3 Yellow volume 1 41 - 65 ISBN Unknown March 18, 2016
Volume 26 Volume 26 Black and White volume 1 461 - 475 ISBN 8467921137 December 4, 2015
Volume 27 Volume 27 Black and White volume 2 476 - 490 ISBN 8467922042 February 19, 2016

Future volumes

Story arc Collected in volume #s
Yellow chapter 3-4
Gold, Silver & Crystal chapter 5-8
Ruby & Sapphire chapter 9-12
FireRed & LeafGreen chapter 13-14
Emerald chapter 15-16
Diamond & Pearl chapter 17-21
Platinum chapter 22-23
HeartGold & SoulSilver chapter 24-25
Black & White chapter 26-30

References


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