I don’t know if anyone else has pointed this out already on Tumblr (and I honestly don’t know how I forgot about it) but I was going through my copy of BLEACH Official Bootleg: Colour BLEACHPlus, and when I got to the end of the Seireitei Communication magazine part, I saw the ‘Next month in the Sereitei Bulletin Tenth Companys Toshiro Hitsugaya Special!’, I not only realised this was probabaly the result of that Shinigami Illutrated Guidebook with Rangiku, but this is on the cover:
“His childhood friend Momo Hinamori speaks. A super-lengthy 40,000-word interview
Snow and Watermelon and Shaved Ice ~ Our Days in Jurinan ~
Assistant Captain Hinamori remembers their childhood days…of nostalgic summers and many other memories. This is a must-read!”
So you’re telling me she did a 40,000-word interview on when they were like this:
I…I needed this interview back then, and I need it even more now!! Also, lets just appreciate the fact that Kubo decided to include that little tibit at all!