Bleach movie to be shown in certain cities

Attention “Bleach” fans. (I’m referring to the anime show and manga not the liquid bleach here folks.)

Ahem. Back to the news.

The Bleach movie called “Memories of Nobody” will be shown in 300 movie theaters on June 11 and 12. You can start buying tickets May 9 from the theaters or at But subscribers to SHONEN JUMP e-mail newsletter can buy advance tickets from May 2 to 8, according to the folks at VIZ Media.

Here’s a synopsis of the movie from the VIZ Media press release: “Unidentified beings known
as Blanks start popping up. They are soon followed by a Soul Reaper named Senna who makes them disappear. Puzzled by these unknown beings and the even more mysterious girl, Ichigo and Rukia set out to learn more, but uncover an evil plot when a menacing clan tries to kidnap Senna.

Banished from Soul Society long ago, the clans leader has sent the World of the Living and Soul Society on a collision course, and Senna seems to be the key to his diabolical plot for

Cue suspense music.

Time for a power-up


I am now one episode away from finally seeing Allen Walker, the hero of “D.Gray-man”, finally get his arm restored and earn a power boost. Yep, he gets a new costume and new moves. Woohoo! I really couldn’t take any more episodes where he would have emo moments on what his real purpose was and whether he would be able to return to the battlefield where the other exorcists are fighting with the Duke of Millenium and his minions in Japan. I cannot wait.

I didn’t like this show in the beginning but it has grown on me. I like it much better than “Death Note” now. (ducks apple thrown by Ryuk). Well I can’t lie. Sometimes I felt like the creator of “Death Note” overthought the plot. It was hard seeing it through the end despite the great animation.

I leave you with a shot of Allen.