BLEACH: Thousand-Year Blood War Episode 9 – A Dark Secret

This week’s episode of BLEACH: Thousand-Year Blood War was yet another example of a strong adaptation with the best parts of anime meeting some of the most important aspects of manga. It’s always incredible to see strong BLEACH fights and even better to see scenes we’ve been waiting a decade for. Like last week’s episode, this […]

BLEACH: Thousand-Year Blood War Episode 6 – Like an Inferno

If you haven’t already been spoiled already and don’t want to be, watch the new BLEACH episode first then come back. This week’s battle was one of the most looked forward to of the entire arc and a lot was revealed. In the previous week’s episode, we got a chance to see the absolute horror […]

BLEACH: Thousand-Year Blood War Episode 5 – Adaptation Perfected

Adaptation and optimization are both concepts very key to anime creation and even more key to a series like BLEACH. Quality of animation has been one of the biggest sources of controversy around BLEACH 2022. For good reason too; the anime is a decade further than its original in terms of available animation techniques and […]

BLEACH: Thousand-Year Blood War Episode 2 – A Bit Slow; Still Solid

This week’s episode of BLEACH, like the last one, still felt surreal to watch. It means that the anime is well and truly back and that we’re back in the familiar pattern of weekly episodes providing periodic bursts of content. This week’s episode, also like the prior one, covered a few chapters of the manga […]

BLEACH: Thousand-Year Blood War Episode 3 – Fast Pace and Bonus Scenes

Never in my life did I think I would find myself saying BLEACH is moving fast. If you’ve been following along with the last few reviews, you’ll know that the episodes 1 and 2 of BLEACH 2022 covered five and four chapters of the manga, respectively. This week surpassed the both of them and covered […]

BLEACH: Thousand-Year Blood War Episode 4 – Absolute Despair

This week’s episode of BLEACH, even in comparison to the action-packed episodes of the last few weeks, was by far the bloodiest and most violent so far. It might even be the most in the entire series; BLEACH episode four certainly takes the win in terms of active death count. This is something that very much […]