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Pokémon Adventures volume 12

Volume 11
Pokémon Adventures
Volume 13
Pokémon Adventures volume 12
Pokémon Adventures VIZ volume 12.png
Rounds included PS143 - PS154
Manga series Pokémon Adventures

Volume 12 is the twelfth volume of the Pokémon Adventures manga and the fifth of eight volumes in the Gold, Silver & Crystal chapter. It is authored by 日下秀憲 Hidenori Kusaka and illustrated by 山本サトシ Satoshi Yamamoto.


Edition Country Company Date ISBN
First Edition by Shogakukan First
Japan Shogakukan April 26, 2002 ISBN 4091497128
First Edition by VIZ Media First
United States VIZ Media April 5, 2011 ISBN 1421535467
First Edition by Chuang Yi First
Singapore Chuang Yi March 2004 ISBN 9812417230
First Edition by Daewon C.I. First
South Korea Daewon C.I. Unknown ISBN ????


Important events

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  • Whitney, DJ Mary, and the Radio Director visit Pryce's Gym, where they battle a Suicune statue and soon leave upon realizing that it was made of mobile ice. In the aftermath, Pryce puts on an evil smirk and mutters that Suicune doesn't visit him for a reason.
  • Crystal meets up with Gold and Silver in the Whirl Islands, who were earlier joined by Lt. Surge.
  • The three Johto Pokédex Holders almost succeed in capturing the Lugia that attacked them.
    • They try to track the Pokémon down, but all three of their Pokédexes fail in doing so.
  • Suicune joins Misty's team in the Tohjo Falls.
  • The opening ceremonies of the 10th Pokémon League commences, with all 16 Gym Leaders participating in a tournament. Gold and Crystal are called upon to attend this event secretly.

Party changes


Mantaro and its cluster of Remoraid to Gold's team


Exbo, Croconaw, and Megaree all evolve to their final stage simultaneously.

Character summary

This is Crystal's Pokédex information and party at the end of this volume.

Crystal's Pokédex

  • Pokémon seen: 164
  • Pokémon owned: 152

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