What is Blue Lock about? In Blue Lock, the Japanese Football Union, in reaction to the national teams poor standing at the 2018 World Cup, decides to build a facility called Blue Lock. The location will house 300 scouted high school soccer players hoping earn a spot on Japans team for the 2022 World Cup.
Whats so good about Blue Lock?
One of the strengths of Blue Lock is definitely its characters. This story manages to take somewhat generic anime/manga tropes and make them new its own in a way. While series like haikyuu tend to focus on character relationships, especially duos, I found that.
Is Blue Lock available in English?
The first volume was released on November 16, 2018. As of August 17, 2021, fifteen volumes have been released. In January 2021, Kodansha USA announced that they have licensed the manga for English digital release in North America, starting on March 16, 2021.
Who is ego Blue Lock?
Jinpachi Ego (絵心 甚八, Ego Jinpachi) is the coach handpicked by Anri Teieri to lead the Blue Lock Project.