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Bleach: Beat the Invisible Enemy!

Rukia and Chad battle a Hollow, that has a criminal past and beat previous soul reapers. As Shibata the parakeet background comes to be. Ichigo beats him sending him to the underworld.

Episode Info  

Episode number: 1x5
Airdate: Saturday October 07th, 2006

Director: Noriyuki Abe
Writer: Kubotite

Alternate Airdates:

Japan Nov 02, 2004
Canada Oct 06, 2006

Guest Stars
Colleen OColleen O'Shaughnessey
voiced Yūichi Shibata Shibata the Parakeet
John DeMitaJohn DeMita
voiced Shrieker
Kate HigginsKate Higgins
voiced Karin Kurosaki
Michelle RuffMichelle Ruff
voiced Rukia Kuchiki


It starts out with the Hollow (even though name was never said, the name is Shrieker) is after Rukia. Rukia uses her kidou, but her powers still haven't returned yet and it was useless. Shrieker just laughs, and starts to choke her to get her soul reaper forum out. As Ichigo is taking Karin homes, he remembers the last time Karin cried, not even getting in trouble or breaking a leg. This was after there mom died, and he remembers Karin being a crybaby like Yuzu. He even says Yuzu took over all the things that her mom used to do. He gets her home and puts her in bed...

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Episode Notes
Aired on TV Tokyo: November 02nd, 2004.

Japanese Episode Title: Mienai teki wo nagure! 「見えない敵を殴れ!」.

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