Ichigo Kurosaki never asked for the ability to see ghosts: he was born with the gift. When his family is attacked by a Hollow–a malevolent lost soul–Ichigo becomes a Soul Reaper, dedicating his life to protecting the innocent and helping the tortured spirits themselves find peace. Considered by most to be the next big thing in anime and manga, Bleach is taking the pop culture world by storm. Having premiered on Cartoon Network in September 06, a slew of merchandise is set to hit the market in Spring. Fans can learn all there is to know about this intriguing series.