The preview images for episode 12 ofBlue lockwere revealed on Wednesday. Episode 12 will air on Saturday, December 24. Crunchyroll is streaming the anime with English subtitles.
Blue lockis shaping up to be one of the best anime this season. Although it ranks mainly in the middle of the pack in the polls due to its stacked lineup for the Fall 2022 season,Blue lockstill brings its own form of excitement every week. The addition of intense football moments with amazing animation and detailed artwork only adds to the appeal thatBlue lockbrings to the table. And now this week in episode 12 ofBlue lockthe next phase of the test finally begins!
Blue lockis an anime adaptation of the original manga series written by Muneyuki Kaneshiro and illustrated by Yusuke Nomura, which began publication in 2018 underWeekly Shonen Magazine.Blue lockis directed by Tetsuaki Watanabe and animated by 8bit studio. Taku Kishimoto is responsible for the composition and script of the series. Kenji Tanabe and Kento Toya will handle the character designs. Jun Murayama will produce the soundtrack.
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Summary of Blue Lock
Blue lockis a direct adaptation of the manga whichKodansha Comicsdescribes as:
After a disastrous defeat at the 2018 World Cup, Team Japan is struggling to regroup. But what is missing? An absolute Ace Striker who can guide them to victory. The Japan Football Association is determined to create a goal-hungry, win-hungry striker who can be the decisive tool in turning a losing game around…and to do so, they’ve rounded up 300 of the best and most Japan’s smart youth players. Who will emerge to lead the team… and will they be able to outmuscle and overpower anyone who stands in their way?
©Muneyuki Kaneshiro, Yusuke Nomura, Kodansha Production Committee/Blue Lock