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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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Cast

Series cast summary:
Johnny Yong Bosch ...  Ichigo Kurosaki / ... 287 episodes, 2004-2012
Michelle Ruff ...  Rukia Kuchiki / ... 208 episodes, 2004-2012
Stephanie Sheh ...  Orihime Inoue / ... 198 episodes, 2004-2012
Jamieson Price ...  Yasutora 'Chad' Sado / ... 172 episodes, 2004-2012
Derek Stephen Prince ...  Uryu Ishida / ... 152 episodes, 2004-2012
Kirk Thornton ...  Narrator / ... 138 episodes, 2004-2011
Wally Wingert ...  Renji Abarai / ... 136 episodes, 2004-2012
Steve Staley ...  Toshiro Hitsugaya / ... 126 episodes, 2004-2012
Masakazu Morita ...  Ichigo Kurosaki / ... 117 episodes, 2004-2012
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Storyline

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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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese | English

Release Date:

9 September 2006 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Блийч See more »

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TV Tokyo, Dentsu, Pierrot See more »
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Dolby Digital

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The series was initially going to be titled 'Snipe' and Rukia was originally going to be its main character because Rukia was the first character that the creator, Tite Kubo, drew first. Kubo drew up the character and envisioned her wielding a scythe while all the other characters carried guns. See more »

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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'.
[...]
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Tonight, Tonight, Tonight
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Bleach is addicting and just plain awesome!
3 July 2007 | by babyblue04002See 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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