VIZ Media Announces the Home Media Release for Pokemon the Series: XY Set 1
Exciting new Pokemon adventures await fans of all ages as VIZ Media announces the home media release of the latest anime series for the franchise. Inspired by the new generation of Pokémon X and Pokémon Y video games, Pokemon the Series: XY Set 1 is now available on DVD.
The three-disc set, rated “TV-Y7,” for viewers ages 7 and older, features Episodes 1-24 of this new series and will carry an MSRP of $26.95 U.S. / $31.98 CAN.
Ash Ketchum’s journey continues in Pokemon the Series: XY as he arrives in the Kalos region, a land bursting with beauty and full of new Pokémon to be discovered. Setting his sights on the Kalos League, Ash is ready to battle and catch as many new Pokémon as possible. Along the way he will have to face the formidable Gym Leaders of this region and gain some exciting new insights into Pokémon Evolution. While he has new friends Serena, Clemont, and Bonnie at his side, there are also plenty of familiar faces and Pokémon along the way as Ash pursues his dream of becoming a Pokémon Master.
Pokemon is one of the most successful international entertainment franchises of all time. To date more than 260 million Pokemon video game titles and over 21.5 billion Pokemon Trading Cards have been sold in more than 73 countries in addition to substantial publishing and merchandise sales. Pokemon the Series: XY is the 17th season of the Pokemon animated series and has aired in the U.S. on Cartoon Network. VIZ Media is the official North American publisher for the Pokemon manga series including Pokemon Adventures X & Y, Pokemon Adventures, Pokemon Adventures: Diamond & Pearl, Pokemon Adventures: Heart/Gold Soul/Silver, and Pokemon Adventures: Black & White. The company also distributes a wide variety of Pokemon home media including animated series and feature films.