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The cover of Pokémon Diamond and Pearl Adventure! volume 1
Pokémon Diamond and Pearl Adventure! (Japanese: ポケットモンスターダイヤモンド・パール物語 ポケモンD・P Pocket Monsters Diamond-Pearl Legend: Pokémon DP, often shortened to ポケモンD・P Pokémon DP) is a Pokémon manga based on the Diamond and Pearl series.
The story follows Hareta on his quest from Professor Rowan to find the Legendary Pokémon Dialga. He is joined on this journey by Mitsumi, Professor Rowan's assistant, and occasionally, Jun, a roaming Pokémon Trainer smitten by Mitsumi's beauty. Along the way, this group runs into Team Galactic and their plans.
This series is written by Shigekatsu Ihara, the author of Pokémon Battle Frontier.
All eight volumes of the Pokémon Diamond and Pearl Adventure! manga were translated by VIZ Media. The volumes are currently available in print individually or in a boxed set, as well as digitally via VIZ Media's Perfect Square app and the Kindle and Nook eBook stores.
VIZ Media's translation was licensed by Chuang Yi, who published all eight volumes in their region.
In the Greater China region, Ching Win translates the manga to Traditional Mandarin as 神奇寶貝鑽石·珍珠篇 and to Cantonese as 寵物小精靈鑽石·珍珠篇.
In Thailand, Pokémon Diamond and Pearl Adventure! is translated by Bongkoch Comic with the title โปเกมอน DP. All eight volumes of the manga have been translated into Thai.
Volume one published in Taiwan