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Release Date:
5 October 2004 (Japan) See more »
Tagline:
Possessed! See more »
Plot:
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. Full summary »
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Cast

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Johnny Yong Bosch ... Ichigo Kurosaki / ... (285 episodes, 2004-2014)
Michelle Ruff ... Rukia Kuchiki / ... (205 episodes, 2004-2012)

Stephanie Sheh ... Orihime Inoue / ... (197 episodes, 2004-2012)
Jamieson Price ... Yasutora 'Chad' Sado / ... (172 episodes, 2004-2014)
Derek Stephen Prince ... Uryu Ishida / ... (150 episodes, 2004-2012)
Kirk Thornton ... Narrator / ... (138 episodes, 2004-2011)

Wally Wingert ... Renji Abarai / ... (134 episodes, 2004-2012)
Steve Staley ... Toshiro Hitsugaya / ... (124 episodes, 2004-2012)
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Series Directed by
Wendee Lee (6 episodes, 2006)
Noriyuki Abe (2 episodes, 2007)
 
Series Writing credits
Jessica Renslow (334 episodes, 2004-2011)
Tite Kubo (50 episodes, 2004-2006)
Liam O'Brien (2 episodes, 2004-2005)
Masashi Sogo (2 episodes, 2004)
Natsuko Takahashi (2 episodes, 2004)
Michiko Yokote (2 episodes, 2004)
Genki Yoshimura (2 episodes, 2004)

Series Produced by
Jamie Simone .... producer (235 episodes, 2004-2014)
 
Series Production Management
William Germain .... production manager / production supervisor (25 episodes, 2004-2005)
 
Series Sound Department
David W. Barr .... dialogue recording engineer / adr recordist (148 episodes, 2004-2009)
Eric Lewis .... adr engineer (134 episodes, 2004-2007)
Kirk Thornton .... adr director (74 episodes, 2004-2006)
Wendee Lee .... adr director (25 episodes, 2004-2005)
Shirô Sagisu .... soundtrack (20 episodes, 2004-2005)
James Lafferty .... post-production coordinator (14 episodes, 2007-2009)
 
Series Animation Department
Toshihiko Masuda .... key animator (6 episodes, 2009-2014)
Seiya Numata .... key animator (3 episodes, 2006-2007)
Hironori Tanaka .... key animator (3 episodes, 2009-2011)
 
Series Music Department
William Germain .... music coordinator (25 episodes, 2004-2005)
 
Series Other crew
Jessica Renslow .... production coordinator (334 episodes, 2004-2011)
Suzanne Goldish .... voice director (131 episodes, 2006-2014)
Wendee Lee .... adr director / voice director (91 episodes, 2004-2008)
Lindsey Myers .... production coordinator (44 episodes, 2004-2007)
Steve Kramer .... voice director (40 episodes, 2008-2009)
Mary Elizabeth McGlynn .... voice director (36 episodes, 2009-2010)
Michael Sorich .... voice director (31 episodes, 2004-2007)
Kirk Thornton .... voice director (31 episodes, 2004-2007)
Jeff Nimoy .... voice director (22 episodes, 2008)
 

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Australia:M (some episodes) | Australia:PG (some episodes) | Canada:PG (Manitoba) (some episodes) | Canada:14A (Manitoba) (vol 2) | Canada:13+ (Quebec) (VHS/DVD rating) | Canada:14+ (TV rating) | Germany:16 (some episodes) | Germany:12 (some episodes) | New Zealand:M (some episodes) | New Zealand:PG (some episodes) | Singapore:NC-16 | South Korea:15 | UK:12 | UK:15 (volume 1) | USA:TV-14 | USA:TV-PG (some early episodes)

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Quotes:
Rukia Kuchiki:[seeing Claude in his 'stuffed animal' body] He's so-so cute.
[Claude makes puzzled noise; suddenly Rukia grabs & hugs him]
Rukia Kuchiki:[voice higher pitched] Ooh I just love him!
[rubbing her cheek on his head]
Rukia Kuchiki:He looks just like my Chappy!
Kon:Hey, hey, hey, hey, hey! What's the big idea? I thought I was the one you loved the best! How can love be so cruel?
[Rukia keeps cuddling Claude]
Orihime Inoue:[sounding apologetic] You mean alot to me Rukia; but as much as I'd like to, I can't give you 'Claude'.
[gasps; face suddenly looks serious]
Orihime Inoue:We both want the same man; it's a love triangle!
[...]
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Movie Connections:
Referenced in Scott Pilgrim vs. the World: The Game (2010) (VG)See more »
Soundtrack:
Sakura BiyoriSee more »

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15 out of 17 people found the following review useful.
Bleach anime will keep you enticed and enthralled!, 2 January 2009
Author: tribulattifather from United States

This is an excellent anime by Tite Kubo originating from the manga series Bleach. The anime is half way through but is more or less likely the if not one of the most popular animations out there. The main character, Ichigo Kurosaki, tantalizes your mind by taking you through a journey of being a Soul Reaper - Shinigami - who guide the departed souls to afterlife. Going beyond this, however, Ichigo's strength starkly increases after battles with various antagonists. Even though the end of the story line is yet not known, Bleach promises to keep you enticed and enthralled all the way to the end. You can watch at sites like http://BleachCoda.com, http://VidBleach.com and http://Vidberry.com.

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