Live-action Bleach film gets visual and first teaser trailer


The official website for the Bleach live-action film has finally released the first teaser trailer. It shows Kurosaki Ichigo moments after taking down a hollow. At the same time, the official Bleach film Twitter page also posted the latest visual of Kurosaki Ichigo.

The film will focus on the “Substitute Shinigami Arc,” basically telling Ichigo’s origin story.

Bleach live-action film is slated for Summer 2018. The film is directed by Shinsuke Sato (Gantz & Gantz II: Perfect Answer). Sota Fukushi (Gentarou from Kamen Rider Fourze, and Ren Ichinose from Strobe Edge) is top-billed as the substitute Shinigami, Kurosaki Ichigo.

Bleach was created by Kubo Tite, serialized in Weekly Shounen Jump in 2001 and ended in August 2017.