The wait is finally over!

Meet Pokémon Trainer Black! His entire life, Black has dreamed of winning the Pokémon League... Now Black embarks on a journey to explore the Unova region and fill a Pokédex for Professor Juniper. Time for Black’s first Pokémon Trainer battle ever!

Who will Black choose as his next Pokémon? Who would you choose...?

Plus, meet feisty Pokémon Tepig, Snivy, Oshawott and many more new Pokémon of the as-yet unexplored Unova region!

Story by Hidenori Kusaka, Art by Satoshi Yamamoto
Release July 5, 2011
ISBN-13 978-1-4215-4090-0
eISBN-13 978-1-4215-6008-3
Trim Size 5 1/2 × 7
Length 96 pages
Series Pokémon
Category Manga
Age Rating All Ages