Bleach (2004–2012)

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High school student Kurosaki Ichigo is unlike any ordinary kid because he can see ghosts. After an accident with a hollow, he got a power.So begins Kurosaki Ichigo's training and duty as a Shinigami, Soul Reaper.

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 Ichigo Kurosaki / ... (287 episodes, 2004-2012)
Michelle Ruff ...
 Rukia Kuchiki / ... (208 episodes, 2004-2012)
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 Orihime Inoue / ... (198 episodes, 2004-2012)
Jamieson Price ...
 Yasutora 'Chad' Sado / ... (173 episodes, 2004-2012)
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 Uryu Ishida / ... (152 episodes, 2004-2012)
Kirk Thornton ...
 Narrator / ... (138 episodes, 2004-2011)
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 Renji Abarai / ... (136 episodes, 2004-2012)
Steve Staley ...
 Toshiro Hitsugaya / ... (126 episodes, 2004-2012)
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High school student Kurosaki Ichigo is unlike any ordinary kid. Why? Because he can see ghosts. Ever since a young age, he's been able to see spirits from the afterlife. Ichigo's life completely changes one day when he and his two sisters are attacked by an evil, hungry and tormented spirit known as a Hollow. Right in the nick of time, Ichigo and his siblings are aided by a Shinigami (Death God) named Kuchiki Rukia, whose responsibility it is to send good spirits (Pluses) to the afterlife known as Soul Society, and to purify Hollows and send them up to Soul Society. But during the fight against the Hollow, Rukia is injured and must transfer her powers to Ichigo. With this newly acquired power, so begins Kurosaki Ichigo's training and duty as a Shinigami to maintain the balance between the world of the living and the world of the dead... Written by Agent Neuman (corrected by Kijarat)

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The anime was finished before the manga.bankai See more »

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Ichigo Kurosaki: Eh-eah.
[wipes away blood]
Ikkaku Madarame: I don't get it.
Ichigo Kurosaki: Hm?...
Ikkaku Madarame: Sure there's some distance between us, but only a novice unfamiliar with fighting would allow a hand to leave his sword during a match!
Ichigo Kurosaki: Why don't you just shut your trap! Alright? I got blood in my eyes! So I just stopped to wipe it away!
Ikkaku Madarame: Even shallow wounds above the eye bleed profusely.
[removes a cap on the end of his hilt]
Ichigo Kurosaki: [puzzled] Mm!
Ikkaku Madarame: [dabbing his fingers in an ointment inside his hilt] Therefore you must stop the bleeding...
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Referenced in Scott Pilgrim vs. the World: The Game (2010) See more »

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Sakura Biyori
(Tenth Ending Theme - episodes #109-120)
Written by Mai Hoshimura
Performed by Mai Hoshimura
Courtesy of Sony Music Japan
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Bleach is addicting and just plain awesome!
3 July 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

When I first started watching Bleach it was because I had nothing else to do, i caught it around episode 5. After i watched two shows i was completely hooked. I love everything, the characters, the animation everything! I was running around like a mad woman trying to catch up on the episodes. For main characters we have

Ichigo: A normal 15 year old boy, except for the fact he can see spirits. He's torn up over his mothers death and he's angry. Rukia: A past soul reaper who's lost her powers helps Ichigo all while trying to understand him. Kon: A mod spirit who is actually really funny, i love that he was added to the show.

Once you start watching your captivated for the next half hour, as soon as i turn on Bleach the next thing i know its over.

There are no words to explain how much i love this show, and i know i'm not the only one.


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