TODO alt text

Bleach DS 2nd [import] review

Once again Bleach proves to be all white

Pros

  • Sophisticated fighting mechanics
  • Still every bit as insane
  • Explosive teddy bears

Cons

  • Button mashing hecticness
  • Very little has changed
  • Music sucks

What do we love about Bleach? Fox-headed samurai. Furious banana eat-offs. A screen-engulfing caterpillar with a cherubic baby face. Death gods masquerading as Japanese schoolgirls using huge reserves of demonic energy to summon explosive teddy bears. What do we hate? That all of the above appear in the same ten seconds.

On paper - or at least in the much needed translated instructions we found online - Bleach features a sophisticated combat system that revolves around biding your time for powerful attacks or eating into attack energy for quick bursts of defensive cross-screen warping. Characters can shift between the foreground and the background and can only be attacked by enemies on the same plane as them.

More Info

GenreAction
DescriptionThis is a premium DS brawler that stays true to the anime's eyeball-frazzling balminess.
PlatformDS
US censor rating
UK censor ratingRating Pending
Available platforms:DS
Genre:Action
We recommend