Crunchyroll Slices into Action with “Thunderbolt Fantasy – The Sword of Life and Death -” Movie


Heads up, wuxia puppet fans! Crunchyroll has added the 2017 Thunderbolt Fantasy – The Sword of Life and Death – film to its catalog, and the film can now be streamed worldwide (except Asia) by Crunchyroll members with Premium accounts.



Crunchyroll describes Thunderbolt Fantasy – The Sword of Life and Death – as follows:


A tale depicting the root of the animosity between Shā Wú Shēng and Lǐn Xuě Yā, prior to the events of the show.

The cunning thief hires the bloodthirsty swordsman as a bodyguard. Together they will challenge the Sword Arts Assembly…

Based on the spinoff novel, with a screenplay by Gen Urobuchi.

Also includes an all-new story about Shāng Bù Huàn and a prologue that will lead into the second season. 


Paul Chapman is the host of The Greatest Movie EVER! Podcast and GME! Anime Fun Time.