Following summer's Japanese launch, the Bleach: Brave Souls hack-and-slash smartphone game from KLabGames, the makers of Crystal Fantasia is preparing an English launch for international iOS and Android players. Preparing for an English site has launched, along with pre-registration. Get a look after the jump.
VIZ Media has discussed plans for the final Bleach DVD Box Set Edition, slated to be released on September 29th. BleachSet 26 contains 2-discs with the climactic final 12 episodes (355-366). Content is available with dialogue selections for dubbed English as well as subtitled, Japanese 2.0 audio, with episodes presented in 16x9 video. The set will carry an MSRP of $44.82 U.S. / $51.99 CAN.
According to an official statement from the editorial staff of Weekly Shōnen Jump, Bleach author Tite Kubo is having problems with people misappropriating his image online. Hit the jump to learn more.
Noriaki Kubo - the author of Bleach, who writes under the pen name of Tite Kubo - has removed his account from the Twitter social media platform after providing a short final message to his followers. Hit the jump to learn more.
It got a bit of a delay, but the Bleach: Brave Souls hack-and-slash smartphone game from KLabGames, the makers of Crystal Fantasia, is now out for iOS and Android. Okinawan alt-rock band Hello Sleepwalkers provide the theme song "Pandemonium."
It's not uncommon for different anime and manga to bear huge similarities to each other, but what about when a series of films from almost forty years ago possess an uncanny amount of tropes we've seen before in shonen titles? Shane does a little digging this week to try learning whether or not the Rocky movies might have sprung from the pages of your favorite weekly manga magazine.