Cover image for Pokémon X-Y. 1 / story, Hidenori Kusaka ; art, Satoshi Yamamoto ; English adaptation--Bryant Turnage ; translation--Tetsuichiro Miyaki.
Title:
Pokémon X-Y. 1 / story, Hidenori Kusaka ; art, Satoshi Yamamoto ; English adaptation--Bryant Turnage ; translation--Tetsuichiro Miyaki.
ISBN:
9781421579801
Edition:
Perfect Square edition.
Publication Information:
Viz 2014

San Francisco, CA : VIZ Media, LLC, [2014]
Physical Description:
82 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm
General Note:
"A Pokémon adventures special edition!"--Page 4 of cover.

Pages numbered from right to left.

Chiefly illustrations.
Abstract:
X, hiding from media attention after winning the Pokémon Battle Junior Tournament, is compelled to come out when a pair of legendary Pokémon and a shady organization attack his hometown of Vaniville.
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Summary

Summary

As the new champion of the Pokémon Battle Junior Tournament in the Kalos Region, X is hailed as a child prodigy. But when the media attention proves to be too much for him, he holes up in his room to hide from everyone - including his best friends. What will it take to get X to come out?! How about an attack on his hometown of Vanville by the two new Legendary Pokémon Xerneas and Yveltal and a mysterious organization named Team Flare…?!


Author Notes

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