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- This is the official tie-in to the Diamond & Pearl franchise.
- The second coming of Pok mon is taking over the world (of retail)
- The Pok mon franchise is well known among parents as a safe bet and kid-friendly.
- Diamond & Pearl is one of the top-selling video games worldwide and is the most successful Pok mon release since the original series, selling almost 9 million copies worldwide and generating over $25 billion as of August 2007.
- The success of Diamond & Pearl games has generated enormous fan awareness not only of that series, but also of Pok mon across the board; even older titles such as Pok mon Adventures have seen a sales spike since the game's debut.
- The anime series Diamond & Pearl is one of Cartoon Network's feature properties, airing in the prime weekday afternoon time-slot.
- The theatrical release of the movies in the U.S.-the first in June 2008-will raise the profile of the series still higher.
- For Pok mon fans who have to get 'em all (or at least all the VIZ Media licensed merchandise)
- Over 150 million Pok mon video games sold worldwide / 40 million in the U.S.
- Over 14 billion trading cards sold worldwide.