In this exclusive storyline, exciting details are revealed about the
BLEACH universe from before the start of the anime series. The story
highlights the close partnership between two fraternal twin Soul
Reapers, Matsuri Kudo and her brother Fujimaru. In fierce battles. For
the first time, players create and command their own team of eight Soul
Reapers. In team-based battles, players decide where to place their team
on the campaign map and also how to customize their character’s powers
with the experience points they received. With exciting revelations and
a lot more choice, strategy and cooperative gameplay, BLEACH: The 3rd
Phantom will thrill fans and newcomers to the series.
• Original Storyline. Developed exclusively for the Nintendo DS. Gamers
choose between two playable lead characters for two unique gameplay
experiences with over 30 hours of gameplay in Story mode alone.
Team-based Gameplay. For the first time in the series players create and
command their own team of eight Soul Reapers. After Experience Points
are earned in battle, the player can choose how to grow their team’s
special abilities in different ways.
• Tactical Turn-based Campaigns.
Players strategize where to place their team members on the campaign
map, and also what skills/strengths each of the seven characters will
• Immense Cast. There are over 50 characters that can be
selected to join in battles, each with their own special attacks and
some with Bankai.
• Extensive Gameplay Modes. After completing Story
mode, players will continue to power up their team in BLEACH Tower mode
which contains 30 levels. The game also contains a wireless multiplayer
mode for two players.
• Unlockable Content. While playing through
Story mode and BLEACH Tower mode, players will find rare BLEACH items
including Health Boosts, Spiritual Pressure enhancements, weapon items
and hard-to-find BLEACH characters.