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...
Agent Neuman (corrected by Kijarat)
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According to director Noriyaki Abe, the anime ended before adapting Bleach's final manga arc, the Thousand-Year Blood War, because the anime was too close to the manga that they had to ask Tite Kubo, mangaka of Bleach, for what would happen next. The production of episodes starts months in advance according to him, and at the time the anime ended, the manga was only 4 chapters ahead, which wasn't enough to start a new anime season. See more
[seeing Claude in his 'stuffed animal' body
He's so-so cute.
[Claude makes puzzled noise; suddenly Rukia grabs & hugs him
[voice higher pitched
Ooh I just love him!
[rubbing her cheek on his head
He looks just like my Chappy!
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
You mean alot to me Rukia; but as much as I'd like to, I can't give you 'Claude'.
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by Kenichi Asai
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