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“Bleach: Brave Souls Bankai Live Holiday Special” Coming Soon!

Extravagant Cast of Special Guests and New Information Revealed!
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Tokyo, Japan – December 19, 2017 – KLab Inc., a leader in online mobile games, announced that it will air a Bleach: Brave Souls Bankai Live Holiday Special for its hit 3D action game Bleach: Brave Souls. The livestream starts at 9 pm on Saturday, December 23 (UTC+9).

Bleach: Brave Souls Bankai Live Holiday Special

This special live broadcast will feature Yoshiyuki Hirai from America Zarigani, a popular comedy duo based in Japan, as well as Azusa Sekine from the Japanese idol group Up Up Girls (Kakko Kari) as MCs for the evening. It also features an impressive display of talent from the Bleach anime series, including Masakazu Morita, the voice actor for Ichigo Kurosaki, Katsuyuki Konishi, the voice actor for Shuhei Hisagi and Keigo Asano, and Hiroki Yasumoto, the voice actor for Yasutora Sado (better known to English-speaking fans as Chad).

All the answers to the Mystery Marathon that began in September will be revealed live on the show. Presents for viewers and other events have also been planned for the evening. Bleach: Brave Souls fans will not want to miss this!

Bleach: Brave Souls Bankai Live Holiday Special Overview

Livestream Schedule
Starts at 9 pm on Saturday, December 23 (UTC+9)

Livestream Cast

Yoshiyuki Hirai (America Zarigani)
Azusa Sekine (Up Up Girls (Kakko Kari))

Yoshiyuki Hirai, Azusa Sekine

Special Guests
Masakazu Morita, voice actor for Ichigo Kurosaki
Katsuyuki Konishi, voice actor for Shuhei Hisagi & Keigo Asano
Hiroki Yasumoto, voice actor for Yasutora Sado (Chad)

Masakazu Morita, Katsuyuki Konishi, Hiroki Yasumoto

Bleach: Brave Souls Bankai Live Holiday Special: Program Details

Mystery Marathon Corner

From September to December, players were given a puzzle to solve every month. The final mystery will be solved with the special guests, meaning that the answers to all the puzzles will be revealed here!

Get Spirit Orbs in Co-Op Quests

Play along with the guest voice actors during the livestream in Co-Op Quests to get Spirit Orbs! These Spirit Orbs will be sent directly to the present boxes of every player in the game after the livestream ends.

Information on Great Rewards

Special presents have been prepared especially for viewers of the Bankai Livestream. What players receive will be determined during the livestream, so watch for details!

Latest Brave Souls Information

New information about the game spanning from the end of the year to the start of 2018 will be featured, including news that has never been revealed before!

* Guests and livestream content are subject to change without notice.

How to Watch the Stream

The Bleach: Brave Souls Bankai Live Holiday Special will air on YouTube Live (JP and GL), FRESH! (JP), Twitter (JP), Niconico Live (JP), and Facebook Live (GL) as part of the planned festivities.

The GL streams will provide global listeners with an English audio track, so both global and Japanese players of the Bleach: Brave Souls community will be able to enjoy the show together in real time.

Players are encouraged to pre-register for the big night.

* Periscope is Twitter’s live streaming video service.

Bankai Livestream URLs
YouTube Live:
(GL)                             https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gM2fpuWoY5g
(JP)                              https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9cVOTkH5L2Q
Facebook Live (GL Only):   https://www.facebook.com/KLabGamesStation/

FRESH! (JP Only):             https://freshlive.tv/klabgames/176115
Twitter (JP Only):              https://twitter.com/Bleach_BS
Niconico Live (JP Only):     http://live.nicovideo.jp/watch/lv309318730

JP: Japanese audio only.
GL: English audio only.

For more details on the livestream, please see the special page on the official website.

Download the Game

App Store_Bleach Brave Souls   https://itunes.apple.com/app/id1003168863

Google Play_Bleach Brave Souls   https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.klab.bleach


About Bleach

Bleach: Brave Souls is based on Bleach, a popular Japanese manga featured in Shueisha’s landmark comic anthology, Weekly Shonen Jump, until issue #38 of 2016. The series premiered in 2001, quickly gaining a dedicated fan base and selling a total of over 90 million copies of the 74-volume manga series. Bleach has become a powerful media franchise, spawning an animated television series that ran from 2004 to March 2012, and a total of four feature-length films that have been released in theaters to date. The series’ popularity extends beyond Japan to an international audience, where it continues to find new fans and dedicated followers around the world.

Bleach: Brave Souls Overview

Bleach: Brave Souls
Supported OSes:
Android™ 4.0+, iOS 7.0+
* Not available on some devices.
3D Action
Release Date:
July 23, 2015
Free-to-play (In-app purchases available)
Supported Regions:
Global (excludes East and Southeast Asia)
Supported Languages:
English, French, Japanese
Official Website:
Official Twitter Account:
Official Facebook Page:
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About KLab

KLab is a leader in online mobile gaming. Founded in 2000 and headquartered in Tokyo, the company is listed on the 1st Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange. KLab has consistently ranked as one of the top 50 grossing game publishers worldwide since 2012. With its emphasis on quality and innovative games, KLab continues to grow at a rapid pace, expanding beyond the Japanese market with offices in Singapore, Shanghai, and the United States. For more information about KLab, please visit http://www.klab.com/jp/english/.