On August 20, the Tokyo Extra Notes website posted details on volunteer extras who can join the shooting of the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Tite Kubo's Bleach action manga and set up a form for applications. The film will be shooting this fall in the suburbs of the Kanto region. Hit the jump for more details.
Following up on yesterday's leak that the final chapter of Bleach in August 22nd's issue 38 will be celebrated with news that a live-action adaptation of the Tite Kubo manga is scheduled for 2018, a look at the announcement has revealed that Sota Fukushi will be playing lead Ichigo Kurosaki. More after the jump.
Last week, the Shonen Jump 36/37 double issue revealed plans for a post-climax chapter of Bleach to be accompanied by a big announcement in August 22nd's issue 38. While fans speculated that this would be a revival of the anime series, which ended in 2012, , an early look at next week's issue has shown that the announcement proved to be plans for a live-action adaptation of the Tite Kubo manga, scheduled for 2018.
Next week, the Japanese edition of Shonen Jump features a 36/37 double issue with the conclusion of of Nisekoi and Bleach... being cagey. An early look at the issue has revealed that along with the climax of Bleach, the new issue promises at least one more chapter, a color page and an announcement for Bleach in August 22nd's issue 38. More after the jump.