Other name: – ブリーチ –
Written by: Masashi Sogo
Directed by: Noriyuki Abe
Year: 2004-2012
Episodes: 366
Status: Completed

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