In the last few hours it has been announced through the social network Twitter that the first episode of the anime Bleach: Sennen Kessen hen (Bleach: Thousand Years of Blood War), the long-awaited sequel to the hit franchise, was leaked thanks to fans from New Zealand and Brazil who picked up the episode from the platform DisneyPlus these countries.
Thanks to this leak, we know that the series will have subtitles in Latin, Spanish, English and Portuguese. It also turns out that the first episode lasts just over 24 minutes, neither the beginning nor the end were shown, and the last 4 minutes is a compilation of memory videos from all previous seasons.
Faced with this situation, the franchise's loyal followers from the rest of the world expressed their disapproval, given that the platform will not have a fully simultaneous premiere, given that in some regions (except Japan) it will be released much earlier and this will only encourage more Watch the Series unofficially as the social media leaks are more aggressive than usual.
It's worth mentioning that the series will officially premiere on TV networks in Japan tomorrow, and the Disney Plus and Hulu simulcast will likely be activated for the rest of the countries as well.
Tite Kubo published the original manga in the magazine Weekly shōnen jump from the publisher shueisha between August 2001 and August 2016, compilation of the work in a total of 74 volumes. The work inspired an anime adaptation produced by the studios PierrotLed by Noriyuki Abeaired between October 2004 and March 2012, for a total of 366 episodes.
Synopsis for Bleach
Ichigo Kurosaki is an ordinary high school student until his family is attacked by a Hollow, a corrupting spirit that attempts to devour human souls. He then meets a soul reaper named Rukia Kuchiki, who is injured while protecting Ichigo's family from the attacker. In order to save his family, Ichigo accepts Rukia's offer to take over their powers, thereby becoming a Soul Reaper.
However, with Rukia unable to regain her own power, Ichigo faces the daunting task of hunting down the hollows that plague his town. However, he is not alone in his struggle as he is later joined by his friends: classmates Orihime Inoue, Yasutora Sado and Uryuu Ishida, who have their own unique abilities. As Ichigo and his comrades adjust to their new responsibilities and support each other on and off the battlefield, the young Soul Reaper will soon find that the hollows are the least of his problems.
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