Bleach is back on April 28th in a new novel by Durarara!! author Ryohgo Narita, to be serialized every other Friday on the the Jump+ digital platform. Narita previously wrote a Bleach: Spirits Are Forever With You novel for the series' 2011 10th anniversary.
Hisagi Shūhei, vice captain of squad 9 and editor-in-chief of the Seireitei communication, is the main character.
Rangiku: “wait a minute!! Why is Shūhei the main character!!
Shūhei: "it’s inevitable isn’t it?!! Even I would like to use Bankai!!”
An assassination attempt aimed at the four great noble clans. An unknown shinigami attacks the Quincy and the Arrancar that survived in Hueco Mundo. A rapidly growing, mysterious religious group in the Human World…The turmoil in each of the three realms of existence was rooted in the new head of the Tsunayashiro family, one of the four great noble clans. Apart from being a shinigami, Hisagi Shūhei approaches the case from a journalistic viewpoint. However, he does not yet know that he is trying to touch the fearful secrets of Soul Society itself…!!
Narita Ryohgo’s comment:
“Many scenes were based on directions I recieved from Mr.Kubo personally, I will do my best to be up to the task of extensively conveying the charm of Bleach even further!”
via Cinema Today and Natalie