Bleach (ブリーチ) is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Tite Kubo. Bleach follows the adventures of the hotheaded teenager Ichigo Kurosaki after he obtains the powers of a Soul Reaper, a death personification similar to the Grim Reaper, from another Soul Reaper, Rukia Kuchiki. His new-found powers force him to take on the duties of defending humans from evil spirits and guiding departed souls to the afterlife, and set him on journeys to various ghostly realms of existence.
Writer and Illustrator: Noriaki Kubo(born June 26, 1977), known by his pen name Tite Kubo, is a Japanese manga artist. He is best known for his manga series Bleach, which has sold over 82 million copies as of 2013.
Genre: Shonen, Action, Adventure, Fantasy