Pokémon Black and White volume 18
| Pokémon Adventures volume 18
Volume 18 is the eighteenth volume published by VIZ Media compiling rounds from the Black & White chapter of the Pokémon Adventures manga created by 日下秀憲 Hidenori Kusaka and 山本サトシ Satoshi Yamamoto. As part of VIZ Media's Pokémon Black and White series, the rounds in this volume have been collected directly from the magazine publication of Pokémon Adventures.
|United States||VIZ Media||October 7, 2014||ISBN 1421576023|
|Italy||J-POP e GP Manga||May 4, 2016||ISBN 9788868835941|
- Black and Iris battle each other in the first round of the semifinals.
- Black defeats Iris and advances to the finals.
- Cheren defeats Hood Man and advances to the finals.
- Angered at Cheren's strange behavior, Black demands to battle his friend in the finals immediately.
- Team Plasma's castle begins moving from beneath the earth.
- Black and Cheren battle in the finals.
- Cheren reveals that he has been influenced by Team Plasma and has chosen to follow their ideals so that he can gain strength.
- White finds out that Zinzolin is with Team Plasma and Hood Man is assisting him.
- Looker captures Zinzolin.
- White attempts to warn Black about Team Plasma, but Hood Man captures her and takes her away.
- Black defeats Cheren.
- Angered at Team Plasma's manipulating his friends, Black awakens Reshiram and challenges Team Plasma to come out of hiding.