Hisagi, Towards the Hot Springs Inn! He is summoned to a meeting with them in a castle about protecting the Snow Crystal from the monster hunters, Isshin and. Lisa, Hiyori and Hitsugaya are having an argument about their difficulty with coordinating their attacks against Halibel. Later on, the girl, recognized as Haruko, reveals that she can see spirits, which caused her boyfriend Ken to break up with her. Archived from on December 10, 2011. As she attempts to move toward to exact revenge on him for destroying her Fracciónes, the , Hitsugaya reappears and reveals what she sliced was merely an ice illusion. Haruko mistakes Ichigo for Kon and decides to take Ichigo as her boyfriend and leave Ken, but Rukia arrives and uses her memory erasing spray on Hakuro and Ken. Gin reveals that the true ability his bankai turns his zanpakutō to dust when it contracts and retracts, capable of leaving a lethal poison in one's body that dissolves it at a cellular rate.
The Brand New 2nd Division Captain! The spirit that inhabited the cockatiel is released to move on to the Soul Society. However, Aizen prepares to finish off a weakened Ichigo thanks to the Hōgyoku, only to be stopped by Urahara, who steps onto the scene. Masayoshi at first does not believe it, but Yachiru insists. However, after Hitsugaya charges in, Aizen provokes him to attack with all his hatred. Ichigo finds Rukia, who tells him that there has been an unknown hollow that has been sucking out the souls of humans. Ichigo, as a high school Soul Reaper, must save Rukia, the intergalactic maid cop, being held hostage by Rangiku, the evil criminal alien mastermind, who has Orihime and Chad under her mind control. Orihime comes across Rukia and Renji, who were on their way to the local shrine festival.
Kondo no Teki wa Monsutā!? The season continues the fight between the Soul Reapers and 's army as the former defends Karakura Town from the latter's invasion, while Ichigo and his group fight the arrancars in Hueco Mundo to rescue. Haruko and Ken hold hands and resume their relationship, knowing nothing of what happened. Rukia, Chad and Renji go all out on him, but he successfully blocks all their attacks. Yosoi Arata ni Shinshō Kaishi! While defending them, Orihime develops her own power, the Shun Shun Rikka, a group of fairy-like creatures coming from the hairpins given to her by her brother, and defeats the hollow. The arc initially ran from October 2004 to February 2005 in Japan on. Then, Suì-Fēng goes off somewhere, leaving Ōmaeda to fight Baraggan alone.
The episodes are based on Tite Kubo's Bleach manga series, spanning twenty episodes. Meanwhile, Aizen, growing tired of the battles, decides he no longer needs Halibel and slashes her. Halibel breaks out of the ice and attacks Hitsugaya, but backs him up and comes to assist her. To settle the matter, the cards are used in a game of. It was shown on 's programming block in Canada and in the United States, with Bionix airing the show one day sooner.
Now a Sinner, that being a unforgivable denizen of Hell and forever bound by chains, Shrieker reveals that he can exit Hell at will. Nonetheless, Hirako then tells Aizen that he is sorely mistaken if he believes he is the only one with a zanpakutō that has power over the senses. It is shown that the whole ordeal was dreamed up by Komamura in the Soul Society. Although he refuses this responsibility at first, Ichigo eventually accepts after realizing he cannot just turn a blind eye if he encounters a hollow again. For as long as he can remember, Ichigo Kurosaki has been able to see ghosts. Archived from on October 4, 2011.
His transformation is almost complete as he enters his own mind, coming face to face with his inner spirit, , who helps him unleash the Soul Reaper powers he was born with. In the end, even Suì-Fēng plays along with the story by doing chores for Ōmaeda after being persuaded by Yoruichi. . Seeing as she is about to jump off the bridge, he runs to save her, but ends of falling off instead. Ichigo wishes to change the location of their fight and jumps at Aizen, grabbing his face and pushing him many miles away from the town. He is then about to unleash his strongest attack, Hyōten Hyakkasō.
As Kyōraku is in trouble with Stark's cero, uses his shikai which leaves Stark questioning if Ukitake just fired a cero. Orihime and Chad, meanwhile, finish their training with Yoruichi. In a flashback, it is revealed he was once the ruler of Hueco Mundo until dethroned by Aizen, Gin and Tōsen. Instead of wishing to wake up from the dream he is supposedly having, he opts for the Snow Crystal. Meanwhile, Don Kanonji arrives between Tatsuki and Aizen and becomes determined to fight against him, that is until Rangiku arrives just in time to stop him from getting killed.