Bleach is one of the most popular manga around, and forms part of the big three along with Naruto and One Piece during its heyday. While the quality and sales of Bleach definitely diminished over time, there’s no doubt that the series still had a massive cultural impact that’s still quite palpable to this day. The fact that Bleach: Thousand-Year Blood War is one of the biggest ongoing anime right now is proof enough of how massive the series really is.
With Bleach having finished the game a while back and the recent anime’s first season ending with the airing of its 13th episode, it’s only a given that fans of the series will want to check out anything that evokes the same vibe and feel as this show. When it comes to video games, the following titles are definitely in line with the interests of most people Bleach fans.
10/10 Final Fantasy 7 Remake
The idea of lugging around a giant sword and slashing enemies is something common in both Final Fantasy 7 Remake and Bleach. Of course, the former’s futuristic fantasy setting gives it a unique flavor that is completely different from its otherworldly setting Bleach.
With Final Fantasy 7 Rebirth right around the corner, there’s no better time to check out the first game. The release on PC helped a lot of people get access to this great title and fans can’t wait to see how the story of Cloud and his friends develops with the differences already present in Re-recording.
9/10 Devil May Cry 5
Devil May Cry 5 is the latest entry in the hack-and-slash series that is a joy to play through. It’s easy to see why a game where players can obliterate their enemies with fancy moves would be similar Bleach in many ways.
Controlling Dante and slashing enemies without a care in the world makes for a great time. Given how gamers weren’t very excited about it devil may cry reboot, fans were happy to see the series take a step in the right direction again.
8/10 Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot
Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot is a great game that retells the story of the anime series from the very first arc all the way to the end of the Buu Saga. It’s an ambitious title that definitely delivers, even if the moments of filler may be too much to fathom for many players.
A Bleach game along the lines of Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot would be a dream come true. Until that happens, fans will have to be content with the sheer length and scope of the story covered Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot.
7/10 Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4
Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm is one of the most beloved anime fighting games of all time. Players love to assume the role of their favorite anime characters and wreak havoc on their opponents by chaining together combos and nailing special attacks.
Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 offers the most improvements from a purely combat perspective, although some people argue that its predecessors take a better approach to how they tell their story. Regardless, Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 is a great game that fans of Bleach will have a great time with.
6/10 Persona 5 Royal
Lots of bows in Bleach deal with the heroes who break into fortresses and deal with the many threats that lie within them. In this regard, Persona 5 Royal would be a perfect title.
The main part of the game involves the party breaking into Mind Palaces and taking down a person’s negative subconscious. The entire game is a joyride from start to finish, with the art style and combat being the cherry on top of an amazing experience.
5/10 Dissidia: Final Fantasy
Dissidia: Final Fantasy is a fantastic fighting game full to the brim with flashy effects and unique mechanics. Fighting enemies one-on-one and taking them out with a series of moves makes for a great time.
It helps that the game has a lot of off-world sword fighters, which is perfect for fans of Bleach. Dissidia: Final Fantasy is a great game that fans should definitely check out if they have a PSP.
4/10 Soulcalibur 6
Soulcalibur is one of the most popular fighting games of all time. Each and every character in this game has a detailed story and unique move sets that make them incredibly fun to control.
Soulcalibur 6 is the latest entry in the series which is a joy to play through. Fans of Bleach will love to control one of the many sword fighters in the game and cut your opponents to pieces.
3/10 Berserk And The Band of the Hawk
Musou games are a ton of mindless fun, with players slicing and dicing through waves of enemies without a care in the world. Combining this genre of gaming with a popular manga is guaranteed to be a winning product.
That’s how it is with Berserk and the Band of the Hawkwhich takes the story of Berserk and adds his fair share of musou playing to the mix. The game might not be the deepest action title out there, but fans of Guts and his adventures will really have a good time!
2/10 Dragon Ball Z: Budokai Tenkaichi 3
Another Dragon Ball The game makes its way onto the list in the form of Dragon Ball Z: Budokai Tenkaichi 3. This fighting game is a blast to play through, with everything from beam battles to intricate combos adding an incredible level of complexity to the experience.
Budokai Tenkaichi 3 has a great campaign along with several other modes on top of it. The game’s roster is fully loaded with pretty much every character that players can think of in the game Dragon Ball series and a must play for fans of the series.
1/10 Monster Hunter World
Massive swords are common in both Bleach and Monster hunter. For the latter, Monster Hunter World was easily one of the most important releases that modernized the series and convinced many people to become fans of one of the most popular monster hunting games of all time.
Crafting gear and preparing to take down a great enemy never ceases to be entertaining. Monster Hunter Rise continues this tradition of excellence and it is clear that the future of Monster hunter The series is really bright.
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