PS587 : Malamar Traps
X & Y arc
PS589 : Charizard Transforms
Chesnaught Protects
Brigarron, Protect
Shogakukan mini-volume Ch. 33 in Vol. 5
VIZ Media mini-volume Adventure 33 in Vol. 10
Shogakukan full volume Ch. 588 in Vol. 61
VIZ Media full volume Adventure 40 in Vol. 6
Series Pokémon Adventures

Chesnaught Protects (Japanese: ブリガロン、守る Brigarron, Protect) is the 588th chapter of the Pokémon Adventures manga.


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Major events

  • X continues to interrogate Xerosic, who refuses to give a straight answer.
  • Xerosic reveals how he met Lysandre.
  • Croaky is defeated by Malamar, leaving X with only Salamè, who still refuses to leave his Poké Ball.
  • Xerosic attempts to attack Salamè's Poké Ball, but is stopped by Marisso, who evolves into a Chesnaught to protect Salamè.
  • Seeing his friend protect him gives Salamè the courage to come out and fight.
  • X reveals the reason Salamè refused to come out was because he was scared that he couldn't handle Mega Evolution.
  • Despite Xerosic's confidence that Charizard doesn't have a Mega Evolution, Salamè blows on his tail to reveal a Charizardite X.
For a list of all major events in the Pokémon Adventures manga, please see the history page.
  Spoilers end here.  


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PS587 : Malamar Traps
X & Y arc
PS589 : Charizard Transforms
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