A user in Baidu leaked an album of images about the upcoming “Bleach 13 BLADEs” recently, showing massive information about the said book. Was Izuru Kira alive? Read on for more details.
User Master of all things CSS, Andygoesrawrs spotted the leaked scans and revealed some important notes of what fans could expect about “Bleach 13 BLADEs.”
The user’s quick notes revealed that the book contained a chapter showing 9th Division co-lieutenant Shuhei Hisagi crying for his academy friends.
“Kira appears to be shown being kept alive by Mayuri,” Master of all things CSS, Andygoesrawrs posted in Reddit.
The user also shared that the Renji-obsessed Rikichi Yuki was the brother of Ryunosuke Yuki. His note also stated that Senbonzakura was inspired by Yoshitsune Senbonzakura.
The note also pointed Shinsui Kyoraku’s looks as being based on a certain Italian man.
“Bleach 13 BLADEs” Poll Results
The “Bleach 13 BLADEs” leak gave information about the character poll results as well as the Zanpakutou poll results. In the character poll, the top 10, from first to tenth, revealed Rukia Kuchiki, Toushirou Hitsugaya, Byakuya Kuchiki, Gin Ichimaru, Kenpachi Zaraki, Renji Abarai, Shuuhei Hisagi Yumuchika Ayasegawa, Juushirou Ukitake, and Shunsui Kyouraku.
On the other hand, the top 10 in the Zanpakutou poll result showed, from first to tenth, Sode no Shirayuki, Senbonzakura, Hyourinmaru, Shinsou, Ruri’iro Kujaku/Fuji Kujaku & Kazeshini, Katen Kyoukotsu, Kyouka Suigetsu, Zabimaru, Wabisuke, and Sougyou no Kotowari.
Though the book was expected to include Kubo’s interview and Ryougo Narita’s short story, the Baidu user did not post it.
Nevertheless, fans could expect a short story within the book. One of the images, as posted in Imgur, showed a conversation between Shuhei Husagi and a certain Shinigami in a cemetery.
It showed Shuhei seemed to be visiting his dead comrades. The scans then ended Shuhei walking away as if reminiscing imagining walking with his dead friends.
“Bleach 13 BLADEs” is set to release on Aug. 4 in Japan, estimated to cost US$7.
Photo source: Official Australian Website/Bleach