Bleach Season 17 is one of the most popular and anticipated manga anime seasons. Ichigo Kurosaki is a hot-headed Japanese teenager who has been the hero of many anime series. The series began on October 5, 2004, and aired approximately 19 episodes. The series final episode aired on March 27. 2012. This series is a direct adaptation of the Thousand-Year Blood War arc from the maker Tite Kubo. In addition to the finale, there will be a new Bleach OVA, titled Burn the Witch. It is based on the manga one-shot and a museum in honor of the franchise.
The anime-turned manga, Bleach Season 17 is coming back in 2021 after a torturous wait of 8 long years. Bleach fans across the world were feeling hopeless due to the lack of a conclusive finale. Fortunately, during the 20th Anniversary of the manga series last year. Tita Kubp the creator revealed future plans. He announced a lineup of a few Bleach projects and a befitting finale season. Since then fans are showing different shades of reactions.
The Bleach season 16 ratings is a reflection of the series quality and subject. The film got a 9.0 out of 10 on IMDb. Fortunately, during the 20th anniversary of the manga series last year, Tite Kubo, the maker revealed future plans. He announced a lineup of a few Bleach projects and a befitting finale season. Since then fans are showing different shades of reactions.
Let us explore more on the current updates, spoilers we have for you on Bleach Season 17 aka Bleach Thousand-Year Blood War Arc anime.
Bleach Episode 367 will start on a great war that envelops all of Soul Society and concerns the Soul Palace itself. Meanwhile, Ichigo is nowhere to be found. Now chaos arrives, The Quincy Society, which was believed to be dead for 1000 years, is actually alive. Ishida is not the last Quincy! It is the return of Yhwach: he is the first Quincy!, the emperor of Wandenreich, and surprisingly, the son of the Soul King!
Ichigo is Quincy too, via his mother. He is a direct descendent of Yhwach. As Seiretei breaks down into total war, Ichigo returns to battle. But this time, the opposing forces are a little too tough. Yhwach is the almighty, the man who absorbs the soul king. Can Ichigo manage to solve the crisis? Watch Bleach Season 17 to find out.
After 8 tiresomely long years, the story is said to resurface for the fans. It can be estimated that the new season of Bleach will have 60-80 episodes since it has to cover hundreds of chapters of Manga in the finale season. The Thousand-Year Blood War arc is anticipated to have several cours. Season 17 of Bleach has been confirmed to pick up from where the anime ended in 2012. The creators are adapting the final manga arc that comes directly after the Fullbring arc.
Bleach Season 17 plot will center around the anarchy followed by the sudden disappearance of Ichigo Hollow. The Soul Society is invaded by the secret group. Wandernreich War is declared between the Quincy and the Shinigami. The period of the disappearance of Ichigo Hollow is explained by the rigged training he undergoes to fight against Wandernreich and save the Soul Society. The finale should answer all the abrupt questions the last chapters left.
According to the reports, Bleach season 17 is confirmed and this will probably be the last and final season of the series. The creators have not officially announced the date except for the year of the premiere. Shonen Jump had tweeted a year ago about it. The pandemic has hit the production timelines, due to which there might be slight delays.
The exact release date is yet to be announced. However, the production of a Bleach 2022 sequel has been announced. Once the news is officially confirmed, this article will be updated with the relevant information. In the meantime, it’s possible to speculate about when the Bleach 2022 premiere date will occur in the future.
Considering the timing of the announcement the Bleach 2022 anime may be coming out in Spring or Summer 2022. On the occasion of Jump Festa 2022, Studio Pierrot revealed the first promotional trailer of Bleach. It celebrates the return of Ichigo and his friends to the small screen and will adapt the events of the Millennial War Saga.
TV anime “BLEACH Millennium Blood Battle” 2022.10 ON-AIR!
The teaser PV has been released.
Broadcast on TV TOKYO from October 2022!
There’s a famous saying, “Better Late Than Never” and it applies here for Bleach fans who had waited 8 years to read this news. Twitter is filled with exciting reactions by fans, and the internet is going crazy about it.
It is confirmed that Bleach will premiere in autumn 2022. Taking into account the Japanese transmission blocks. Bleach Final Arc: Thousand Year Blood War is making its debut in the very first days of October 2022. It is again an impatient wait of a few more months when we see Ichigo Kurosaki and his companions in action again.
On the occasion of Jump Fest 2022, Studio Pierrot revealed the first promotional trailer of Bleach. It celebrates the return of Ichigo and his friends to the small screen and will adapt the events of the Millennial War Saga.
Undoubtedly, it’s been a tough wait for fans, but even harder for series creator Tite Kubo. Bleach Season 17 debuted with the first full trailer during Jump Festa 2022, and Kubo had a special message to share with his fans.
“I’m glad it’s animated! And the official teaser, nice drawings, and remixes of the songs! The editing is fantastic! I have been involved in the anime from the beginning as a writer, working on all sorts of issues, but as a viewer, I hope for something good. Please look forward to the broadcast! “
The Bleach Blu-Ray also available with English subtitles and dub sold roughly 40,000 copies in North American and 1.9 million copies in the United States alone. The series is now one of the top ten best-selling manga series of all time.
There is also a massive amount of merchandise, more than 1150 figurines, and 19050 goods.
The final season will adapt the last story in the manga series titled ‘Thousand-Year Blood War’. Just a quick recap, in the 16th season of the anime, we saw Ichigo Kurosaki losing all his powers, Struggling to regain his abilities, Rukia Kuchiki assisted him in getting his powers back as a Soul Reaper.
Meanwhile, all the Hollows mysteriously disappeared, causing the hard-fought union to crush. No one knows what happened and what circumstances triggered their disappearance. Eventually, a new group of soldiers called Wanderreich which translated to Invisible Empire launched its attack against the Soul Society. The Wanderreich is a secret group of the Quincy. After losing the war against the Shinigami 1,000 years ago. Quincy escaped from the human world and built a hiding place in the Seireitei.
They used Reishi to create space in the shadows, successfully concealing their whereabouts. Wanderreich wants to use the abundant Reishi that can only be found in the Soul Society. For a thousand years, they have been secretly growing their powers in the shadow, waiting for the day to orchestrate an attack and harness all the Reishi in the Soul Society.
The Wanderreich is determined to take down everyone who gets in their way. In season 17, Ichigo must undergo intense training and find a way to defeat the Wanderreich to save the Soul Society. Judging from the lack of censorship, expect the final battle of Ichigo to be bloody and brutal. Will he manage to save the Soul Society?
The two main Bleach characters for this story are named Noel Nihashi and Spangle Ninii. They will be voiced by Japanese voice actors Yuina Yamada and Asami Tano, respectively. The cast included are-
- Actress Matsuoka Yuki or Masakazu Morita might return as Ichigo Kurosaki
- Marsuoka Yuki might also be playing Orihime Kurosaki!
- Orikasa Fumiko will be playing Rukia
- Itou Kentarou will be acting as Renji
- Asami Tano played Spangle Ninii (in Japanese)
- Noel Nillhashi is voiced by Yuina Yamada (in Japanese)
- Uryu Ishida is voiced by Derek Stephen Prince (in English) and Noriaki
No, there is no official trailer at this time & No official announcement has been made even regarding the making of the movie so it will take more time. We may expect a trailer hopefully by early 2022. On the 20th anniversary of the release of the anime, the artists and Bleach studio have released a trailer of Bleach’s’ Thousand-Year Blood War’ Arc. The trailer is set to feature the final arc of the series.
Bleach Season 17 Thousand-Year Blood Arc release on Netflix confirmed. The English Dub of “Bleach” is available on the website of its official licensor Viz Media and also on Netflix, Amazo Prime Video, and Crunchyroll. Bleach season 16 English Dub is currently streaming Hulu, & Netflix. Once Bleach Season 17 Episode 1 gets released, fans might be able to see the series on Funimation & Crunchyroll.
It can be safely assumed, looking at the past, Thousand-Year Blood War Arc English dub will come since the last dubs were incredibly popular. It’d be weird if it didn’t return. Though it will most likely start coming out after the Japanese version that can mean waiting a pretty long time. Till then Japanese version or Bleach Season 17 English sub should work.