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Pokemon Diamond & Pearl Adventure! Discussion Thread

Discussion in 'Pokémon Manga Discussion' started by Juputoru, Jan 8, 2011.

  1. Blackjack Gabbiani

    Blackjack Gabbiani Clearly we're great!

    Not even recent plots but stuff that happened years and years ago, yet try to talk about a different manga from the same time and it's "it's so long ago, it isn't relevant, who can remember that far back" etc.
  2. Kein

    Kein AKA Unown Seer

    This particular manga forum has very little activity and I somehow doubt that other English forums discuss any Pokemon manga more frequently. The question is what the situation is like in Japan, where manga isn't niche.
  3. I am serperior

    I am serperior The Ultimate trainer

    You know, your right about that I've been in other site in the Pokemon manga community and Is really nothing to write about,but dang i though the community was going to be interesting since is one of the best selling manga,it has 52 volumes and there's a lot things to talk about but instead we got an community with little activity,but on a positive note the Tumblr is at least entertaining
    Last edited: Feb 17, 2017
  4. Blackjack Gabbiani

    Blackjack Gabbiani Clearly we're great!

    I would at least think that DPA wouldn't be considered "niche" in areas where it was translated.

    When you say the tumblr, do you mean the Incorrect DPA Quotes one? That's one of my favorites.
  5. Wesk

    Wesk Member

    I just finished the manga. It did have a Dragon Ball feel to it and it was fun for first 3 or so volumes before it got ridiculously repetitive. Way too much friendship power.
    Jiggle butt guy was the best character.
  6. BenLee really not taken

    BenLee really not taken Active Member

    Say, I do hear about how Pokemon sells well, where reports say it sold 150 million copies. Do you know, website that takes statistic on Pokémon Special sales?
  7. lolipiece

    lolipiece ウソです3: スイレンの逆襲 Staff Member Moderator

    That is completely false.
  8. e9310103838

    e9310103838 Well-Known Member

    It is actually 28 million, and 12 million of it is Japanese sales since 2017. ;)
  9. BenLee really not taken

    BenLee really not taken Active Member

    Can I ask where you got that information from?

    But the other websites do say how 150 million copies are sold...I guess they don’t have good evidence either
    Last edited: Jan 12, 2019 at 1:34 AM
  10. Lucky3

    Lucky3 Well-Known Member

    I think that misconception started because Shogakugan Asia had the wrong number in their Pokemon Special page. I remember something like that. And that's how it ended up in many 'best-selling' manga of all time lists around the Internet. It's been corrected since then, though.
  11. e9310103838

    e9310103838 Well-Known Member

    It's from PokeSpedia and Paperback Edition Red, Green & Blue Chapter. ;)

    This is indeed a mistake, and confirmed by Yamamoto on Twitter.

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