NEW “Bleach” trailer shows first Hollow fight!!

Warner Bros. Japan gives us a first look at Ichigo’s transformation into a Shinigami and first battle with a Hollow in this new teaser trailer for the live action “Bleach” movie. We also see Hana Sugisaki in her role as Rukia Kuchiki, who grants Ichigo his powers. The films opens in Japan on July 20 and centers on the “Substitute Shinigami Arc.”

Shinsuke Sato, director of both live action “Gantz” films, will be directing the film. Sota Fukushi (live action Strobe Edge’s Ren Ichinose) will portray Ichigo “Strawberry” Kurosaki.