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Bleach

Bleach

Alternative Titles

English: Bleach
Japanese: BLEACH

Information

Type: Manga
Volumes: 74
Chapters: 705
Status: Finished
Published: Aug 7, 2001 to Aug 22, 2016
Authors: Kubo, Tite (Story & Art)
Serialization: Shounen Jump (Weekly)

Statistics

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Ranked: #16442
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Popularity: #2
Members: 181,993
Favorites: 24,248

Featured Articles

Captains of the Gotei 13: Bleach

Captains of the Gotei 13: Bleach

The Gotei 13 are the protectors of Soul Society, organizing the Shinigami into a military. Each of the 13 divisions is led by a captain, all of whom are a force to be reckoned with on any battlefield. Let's meet these Gotei captains!

by NicWat10

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20 Fun Facts About Bleach

20 Fun Facts About Bleach

Bleach is one of the longest-running anime to date, and as such, it is filled with fun trivia surrounding its creation, story, and production. So please take some time to learn 20 interesting facts about this amazing series!

by mkane

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Top 7 Spectacled Characters Found in Manga and Webtoon with Secrets

Top 7 Spectacled Characters Found in Manga and Webtoon with Secrets

The old stereotype of those with glasses is that they are timid, intelligent, or a bit of an outcast. However, there are plenty of characters that throw you off-guard and make you think twice before judging someone based on their glasses.

by LezhinComicsUS

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A Comprehensive Guide to Chinese Anime

A Comprehensive Guide to Chinese Anime

Just about everyone on this site is familiar with Japanese Animation (anime), but what about their next-door neighbors across the ocean? In this article, we’ll take a look into the development of Chinese anime, from its beginnings to the present, and some examples to check out.
All about Dojikko: Who Are These Clumsy Cuties?

All about Dojikko: Who Are These Clumsy Cuties?

Have you ever seen a cute girl in your favorite anime trip, falling to the ground unharmed but embarrassed, and felt the overwhelming desire to help her up? Congratulations, you've just encountered a dojikko. Let's take a closer look at this adorable anime archetype.
The 10 Espada in Bleach

The 10 Espada in Bleach

The Espada were among the main antagonists during The Arrancar arc of the Bleach anime series, and Ichigo and his friends fought several of them while trying to rescue Orihime. Find out more about the Espada and how they fit in with the series!

by ljaesch1

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Top 20 Fast Anime Characters: You Can't Even See Them!

Top 20 Fast Anime Characters: You Can't Even See Them!

There's something appealing about characters with lightning speed, and you can be pretty sure that most shounen action anime will feature at least a few guys who can zip around effortlessly. But this list of 20 fast anime characters will show you that there's more to speed than meets the eye!
Top 15 Anime Wolf Characters: Howling in the Night

Top 15 Anime Wolf Characters: Howling in the Night

Whether noble or savage, wise or feral, wolves have always had a place in our hearts. In this list, we'll showcase 15 of the most famous anime wolf characters. Read on to see if your favorite made the list!
15 Anime Characters with Eyes Always Shut

15 Anime Characters with Eyes Always Shut

In anime, we often see characters with their eyes closed. despite the fact that they aren't blind. Which leaves us with the question: why? Does this look have any symbolism? Let’s learn more about this famous anime trope and get to know some anime characters who made it popular!
Five Figures Friday: Bleach

Five Figures Friday: Bleach

Bleach is one of the top long-running shounen anime of the decade. Today we celebrate the long history of Bleach with some of the best figures released during its long run.
Is There Love? Bleach Edition

Is There Love? Bleach Edition

With each villain threatening the destruction of the world in both the physical and spiritual aspect, it's really hard to focus on feelings of love and romance in Bleach. Keeping that in mind, there have been some noticeable pairings and who ends up with who is hotly debated by fans worldwide.
Bleach: Small Girls That Pack A Big Punch

Bleach: Small Girls That Pack A Big Punch

The girls in Bleach come in all shapes and sizes, but you’d never expect so much power in such small packages. Don’t be fooled by their small stature, these girls are capable of fighting even the most monstrous Hollows and skilled Soul Reapers.
Bleach Romance: 5 Popular Fan-Made Couples

Bleach Romance: 5 Popular Fan-Made Couples

Bleach focuses more on action, friendship, and other shounen anime elements while rarely touching on romance. But you can leave it up to the fans to fill in the blank when it comes to romance in this popular anime series! Find your favorite Bleach character ship here.

by Camelot3

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Top 15 Anime Nosebleeds: Keep Bleeding the Love~

Top 15 Anime Nosebleeds: Keep Bleeding the Love~

Here's a subtle way of aptly displaying sexual thoughts of both males and females which is appropriate for all ages: nosebleeds. By the laws of the anime world, no matter how much blood you lose, you can never die due to a nosebleed.

by Animae333

29,688 views

Bleach Bankai: The New Evolution of Swordplay

Bleach Bankai: The New Evolution of Swordplay

From a giant snake that can shoot lasers to the power to move at unimaginable speeds, the characters of Bleach have many different abilities thanks to the Bankai release of their swords. So, what is that? And how does it work?
15 Funny Bleach Memes to Pass the Time

15 Funny Bleach Memes to Pass the Time

Waiting for the next installment of the anime or the next chapter of the manga can prove to be quite boring. Memes are a great way to pass the time and get one's Bleach fix. Read on for 15 funny Bleach memes that will have you grinning at your computer screen in no time!

by bunsnow17

41,320 views

Anime Rumble: Naruto vs. Bleach

Anime Rumble: Naruto vs. Bleach

What happens when two of the most successful anime face off against each other? We get some of the biggest arguments the internet has ever seen. And this one is sure to really get blown out of proportion. Believe it! Naruto vs. Bleach: Kunai and shuriken vs. swords and magic.
Lead characters of Attack On Titan, Bleach and Death Note

Lead characters of Attack On Titan, Bleach and Death Note

Eren Yaeger, Ichigo Kurosaki and Light Yagami are from three entirely different anime - Attack On Titan, Bleach and Death Note. But are the lead characters as different from each other as the anime they come from? Let's take a deeper look at them and find out.
A Guide to the Bleach Characters: Arrancar Saga Edition

A Guide to the Bleach Characters: Arrancar Saga Edition

Want to learn more about Bleach? Check out the characters from the Arrancar Saga here! The battle between Shinigami and Arrancars was one of the major plots in Bleach, so don't miss this guide.
20 Character-defining Quotes by Espadas from Bleach

20 Character-defining Quotes by Espadas from Bleach

Espada are top ranked Arrancars who are part of Sousuke Aizen's army. They are amongst the primary antagonists in the Bleach series. Their quotes often define their fighting philosophy and the aspect of death that each of them personify.

by Howl125

5,307 views

Unleash Your Inner Shinigami With These Bleach Video Games

Unleash Your Inner Shinigami With These Bleach Video Games

Looking for some video games based off of the Hollow-infested world of Bleach? Look no further.
The Biggest Mystery of Bleach: Who is Hollow Ichigo?

The Biggest Mystery of Bleach: Who is Hollow Ichigo?

In Bleach, Ichigo Kurosaki gains the power of a shinigami and is introduced to the world of Soul Society. But along the way, he awakens a darker side known as Hollow Ichigo. Let's take a deeper look at this alternate persona!

by blackmagick27

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Zanpakuto: The Bond Between a Bleach Shinigami and their Sword

Zanpakuto: The Bond Between a Bleach Shinigami and their Sword

A Zanpakuto, translating directly as "Soul-Cutter Sword", is the primary weapon of any Shinigami. Each sword is unique and forges a special spiritual bond with its owner that makes all of these weapons far more than simple pieces of metal.
Turning Point: The Fight That Defined Bleach's Kurosaki Ichigo

Turning Point: The Fight That Defined Bleach's Kurosaki Ichigo

Kurosaki Ichigo, the main character of the popular anime series Bleach, has been in a ton of battles. But which fight was the biggest turning point for the character? What made Ichigo who he is today? Let's find out!
Bleach Fashion Guide: The Shinigami Uniforms

Bleach Fashion Guide: The Shinigami Uniforms

Bleach is filled with interesting characters that have unique designs. In this article, we're featuring the Shinigami or Soul Reapers and their uniforms, the Shihakusho. Made of traditional Japanese clothing components, it's the professional attire that make the Shinigami stand out from the rest.
Bleach Guide Series: All About Quincy

Bleach Guide Series: All About Quincy

Discover another race of supernatural beings in Bleach: the Quincy! The Quincy were an advanced human race who could destroy Hollows, and they had a multitude of unique traits. Learn more about them in this guide.
Bleach Guide Series: All About The Visored

Bleach Guide Series: All About The Visored

Known as the Pseudo-Arrancars, the Visored are former pure-blood Soul Reapers who were experiments for Aizen's Hollowfication method. The Visored are an important group in the Bleach anime series, so this guide is dedicated to them.
Bleach Guide Series: All About Hollows

Bleach Guide Series: All About Hollows

Bleach is known for its various spiritual and supernatural beings, and one type is the Hollows. The Hollows are interesting creatures that are enemies to humans, which ultimately mean they're an enemy of the Shinigami. Learn more about these unique beings in our Bleach Guide!
Bleach Guide Series: All About Arrancars

Bleach Guide Series: All About Arrancars

Get a glimpse at some of Bleach's main antagonists in the series: the Arrancars! This is a guide to these Hollow-Shinigami hybrid beings, so check it out if you'd like to learn more about their origins and abilities.
10 of the Hottest Moments in Bleach

10 of the Hottest Moments in Bleach

With the anime completed, fans are eagerly awaiting the announcement of the continuation of the series. That may be some time away with the manga still moving towards completion. This is the perfect opportunity to relive some of the hottest moments that really made Bleach memorable.