New Rock Lee Anime Coming Soon!

As an anime fan, you may be aware that the popular anime series Bleach will be ending soon (March 27th to be exact). TV Tokyo have announced that the show to take Bleach's old time slot will be none other than a new Naruto spin-off series based on Rock Lee. Yes, you heard that right, a Rock Lee anime!

The anime will be called "Naruto SD: Rock Lee no Seishun Full-Power Ninden" or "Rock Lee's Springtime of Youth Full Power Ninja" in English. The new anime will premiere on TV Tokyo in Japan on April 3rd, 2012.

It is based off the spin-off manga by Kenji Taira, who is one of Masashi Kishimoto's assistants for the Naruto manga. It was originally published in the Super Strong Jump magazine. As of this date, there have been a total of 10 chapters published.

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Rock Lee’s Springtime of Youth Full Power Ninja