A collection of stories that all start when a guy named Tack learns about the true nature of Pokemen, a species of humanoid Pokemon.
Tongari decides to visit the Saturday Market Trade to see what he can get for his items. While there though he finds out that some things have no value on them.
After losing in the Unova League Ash's spirit is crushed. He decides to train in isolation, leaving behind all his friends and family.
5 years later a new tournament forces him out of his self-imposed exile, leading to renewed friendships and unforeseen romances as Ash and the gang reunite. Events unfold and it seems that the Battle of the Champions tournament not just revitalizes Ash’s career, it lays the foundation for the rest of their lives…