The Final Battle: Crushed Ambition
The Final Battle: Crushed Ambition (Japanese: 最終決戦 The Last Battle or クラッシュド・アンビション Crushed Ambition) is the 547th round of the Pokémon Adventures manga.
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Looker returns Blake's Pokémon to him.
White entrusts Gigi to Whitley to help her find N, before sending her onto the Plasma Frigate. Whitley encounters
Hugh, who apologizes to her and tells he's come to find N as well. Whitley and Hugh find N and free him.
N agrees to return the
Purrloin that was stolen from Hugh's sister after Ghetsis is defeated. In
Undella Town, Cedric Juniper and Bianca help Cheren and Benga to break out of the frozen Marine Tube. Cheren's
Snivy is revealed to have evolved into Servine.
Kelden tries to strike down Colress, but its attack instead hits the Reveal Glass, breaking it. With the Reveal Glass broken, the
Forces of Nature revert to their Incarnate Formes and are defeated by the Swords of Justice, along with the Shadow Triad. The Forces of Nature escape, freed from
Team Plasma's control. Hugh stays to battle the
Team Plasma Grunts who stole Purrloin, while N and Whitley head to face Ghetsis.
N and Whitley find Alder and Looker, who have defeated most of Ghetsis's Pokémon. N confronts Ghetsis in a storage room full of
Poké Balls containing the Pokémon liberated by Team Plasma and swears to return all the "liberated" Pokémon to their Trainers. Looker tries to arrest Ghetsis, but he says he'll rather go down with his dream than be taken captive.
An explosion tears the
Plasma Frigate open, causing all the Poké Balls inside to fall out. Hugh saves a
Snivy from the Team Plasma Grunts he chased. N tries to save Ghetsis from falling from the Plasma Frigate, but Ghetsis attacks him and calls him a monster.
Ghetsis is saved from his fall by
Kyurem separates Reshiram from itself and leaves.
Black, White, and Iris pursue the Plasma Frigate on Reshiram.
Colress is revealed to be controlling the Red Genesect through an improved Colress Machine held by his Beheeyem.
Blake's Pokémon destroy the Colress Machine, and Blake defeats Colress with the help of Victini. Kyurem briefly returns to freeze Colress solid, allowing Looker to take him into custody.
The Plasma Frigate collides with
N's Castle, setting it on fire. The
Unova starter Pokémon families gather and combine their pledge moves in order to put out the fire. Ghetsis is taken into custody.
Kyurem freezes over the
Giant Chasm in order to rest peacefully. Hugh's sister gets her Purrloin back.
Reshiram and Zekrom leave Black and N, respectively.
For a list of all major events in the Pokémon Adventures manga, please see the timeline of events.
Spoilers end here.
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This round was published as two separate rounds online. The first part of the first was released on November 29, 2019 and the second part was released on December 27, 2019. The first part of the second was released on January 31, 2020, the second part on February 28, 2020, the third part on March 28, 2020, and the fourth and final part on April 17, 2020.
At 89 pages, this is the longest round in Pokemon Adventures. In other languages