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A one volume manga based off of ''[[VideoGame/PokemonRedAndBlue Pokémon Red and Green]]'' released in April of 1998.

A {{Shonen}} manga. It stars "Satoshi", an average boy as he adventures through Kanto. Usually considered the most true of manga to the games, it delves into more scenes from the games then the other manga and a majority of characterization is true to the games. Some info is even taken from the [[AllThereInTheManual manuals]].

It had a {{Scanlation}} project but only the first chapter has been released in over a year.

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!!!This series provides examples of:

* [[spoiler: AndTheAdventureContinues]]: [[spoiler: The story ends with Satoshi and Shigeru heading off to fight Mewtwo.]]
* AuthorAppeal: The omake above depicts Satoshi with a Poliwhirl, yet [[CoversAlwaysLie he never actually catches one in the story.]] Poliwhirl just happens to be the favorite Pokémon of Satoshi Tajiri, creator of the ''{{Pokemon}}'' franchise.
* CoolBigSis: Daisy, though not to the degree of her ''Manga/PokemonSpecial'' version. Arguably an OneeSama.
* ContinuityPorn: This manga thrives on little references to manga and as a true adaptation of the games.
* CoversAlwaysLie: An omake, seen above, has Satoshi surrounded by Pokémon. He never catches the Pidgeot, Diglet, or Poliwhirl.
* DisappearedDad: Satoshi doesn't seem to have one.
* ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin: "Zensho" roughly translates to "good book", "complete book" or "complete set". It's an one volume manga about ''{{Pokemon}}'' that holds a complete story.
* {{Expy}}: Accidentally Satoshi to [[Anime/{{Pokemon}} Ash]]. They both have Pikachu, both have Charizard, and both have had Lapras. They also have the same names, often do not even beat gym leaders yet win, and when his hat is removed Satoshi looks exactly like Ash without his birthmarks. [[note]]this is because Satoshi and Ash are both based off of the main playable trainer in Gen I, later to be known as Red.[[/note]] Scenes even parallel to the anime at times. For example, Ash got a badge from Erika by helping her during a fire. Satoshi got a badge from her by helping her when her Charmeleon accidentally ''[[NiceJobBreakingItHero set her kimono on fire]]''.
* EyesAlwaysShut: Satoshi's mom rarely opens her eyes.
* GratuitousEnglish: Lt. Surge noticeably speaks with random English thrown in.
* JerkAss: Shigeru. He beats Satoshi's Pokémon out of the blue, in ''midair'', when they were already injured. He also lacks empathy for his Pokémon.
** HeelFaceTurn: In the last few pages.
* ItWasAGift: Satoshi receives most of his Pokémon as gifts for helping gym leaders, and uses most of them.
* NamesTheSame: Coincidentally the protagonist and antagonist have the same names as their counterparts in the [[Anime/{{Pokemon}} anime]]. Both names come from the games, as homages to producers.
* NoExportForYou
* OffscreenMomentOfAwesome: Satoshi [[spoiler:and Shigeru]] go to find Mewtwo at the end of the manga, however we're only told of it and we never seem them battle it. It would have made a nice tag battle.
* ParentalAbandonment: As with most of his counterparts, Shigeru lacks parents. [[spoiler:They're revealed to have been hit by a car and killed]]
** PromotionToParent: Daisy.
* [[DarkIsNotEvil Psychics Are Not Evil]]: This manga quite possibly has the most kind version of Sabrina, which borderlines {{Moe}}
* ShipTease: When Misty saves Satoshi from drowning, and when [[spoiler:Satoshi and Shigeru become friends and go to fight Mewtwo]]. Also a majority of times people give Satoshi Pokémon.
* ShownTheirWork: Personalities, roles, and designs are kept more intact then any other continuity, Pokémon have their original designs (ex: Charmander has spikes), scenes and items excluded from other continuities are kept, and little details are kept. Some of Satoshi's first lines are paraphrased from the manual of Red and Blue.
* WalkingShirtlessScene: Brock.
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