Other name: – ブリーチ –
Written by: Masashi Sogo
Directed by: Noriyuki Abe
15-year-old Kurosaki Ichigo is not your everyday high school student. He has from as far he can remember always had the ability to see ghosts and spirits. A fateful day arrives as Ichigo encounters the shinigami Kuchiki Rukia. Who saves him and his family from a Hollow at the cost of injuring herself.
During this encounter, with Rukia unable to defeat the hollow she transfers her shinigami powers into Ichigo. In the aftermath, unable to continue with her job, Rukia allows Ichigo to take on the role of a shinigami in her place. As they together defeat the Hollows plaguing Ichigo’s town.
Episode 001: The Day I Became a Shinigami
Episode 002: The Shinigami’s Work
Episode 003: The Older Brother’s Wish, the Younger Sister’s Wish
Episode 004: Cursed Parakeet
Episode 005: Beat the Invisible Enemy!
Episode 006: Fight to the Death! Ichigo vs. Ichigo
Episode 007: Greetings from a Stuffed Lion
Episode 008: June 17, Memories in the Rain
Episode 009: Unbeatable Enemy
Episode 010: Assault on Trip at Sacred Ground!
Episode 011: The Legendary Quincy
Episode 012: A Gentle Right Arm
Episode 013: Flower and Hollow
Episode 014: Back to Back, a Fight to the Death!
Episode 015: Kon’s Great Plan
Episode 016: The Encounter, Abarai Renji!
Episode 017: Ichigo Dies!
Episode 018: Reclaim! The Power of the Shinigami
Episode 019: Ichigo Becomes a Hollow!
Episode 020: Ichimaru Gin’s Shadow
Episode 021: Enter! The World of the Shinigami
Episode 022: The Man who Hates Shinigami
Episode 023: 14 Days Before Rukia’s Execution
Episode 024: Assemble! The 13 Divisions
Episode 025: Penetrate the Center with an Enormous Bombshell?
Episode 026: Formation! The Worst Tag
Episode 027: Release the Death Blow!
Episode 028: Orihime Targeted
Episode 029: Breakthrough! The Shinigami’s Encompassing Net
Episode 030: Renji’s Confrontation
Episode 031: The Resolution to Kill
Episode 032: Stars and the Stray
Episode 033: Miracle! The Mysterious New Hero
Episode 034: Tragedy of Dawn
Episode 035: Aizen Assassinated! The Darkness which Approaches
Episode 036: Zaraki Kenpachi Approaches!
Episode 037: Motive of the Fist
Episode 038: Desperation! The Broken Zangetsu
Episode 039: The Immortal Man
Episode 040: The Shinigami whom Ganju Met
Episode 041: Reunion, Ichigo and Rukia
Episode 042: Yoruichi, Goddess Of Flash, Dances!
Episode 043: The Despicable Shinigami
Episode 044: Ishida Ultimate Power!
Episode 045: Overcome Your Limits!
Episode 046: Authentic Records! School Of Shinigami
Episode 047: The Avengers
Episode 048: Hitsugaya Roars!
Episode 049: Rukia’s Nightmare
Episode 050: The Reviving Lion