Top 10 Most Popular Bleach Characters!

In this article, we will rank our top 10 picks from the series.

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In the early 2000s, Bleach, along with Naruto and One Piece, were the most popular series and were revered as the Big Three of the Shonen Genre.

In this article, we will rank our top 10 picks from the series.

Yoruichi Shihoin

The former captain of Division 2, Yoruichi, gave up everything to save her friend Kisuke Urahara from Gotei 13.Her sacrifices are respected by all of the fans.

Yoruichi Shihoin

Meanwhile, her goofy behavior and antics with a confident attitude in her cat form have also charmed many of the fans.

Uryu Ishida

Ichigo’s first Quincy friend, Urya Ishida, captured fans with his very first appearance.


Starting from his bitter rivalry with Ichigo to his friendship with our protagonist, Uryu showed his worth and charm over and over.

Although he felt more conflicted when he appeared beside Yhwach, he did redeem himself.

Toshiro Hitsugaya

Captain of Division 10, Toshiro Hitsugaya, despite his small stature, is one of the coolest captains of all, figuratively and actually.


Hitsugaya is the wielder of one of the strongest ice elements Zanpakuto, in the Soul Society. The white-haired charming brat’s popularity further increased his bankai’s true power, which was revealed in the Thousand-Year Blood War Arc.

His Bankai literally ages him up, making him as tall as Byakuya Kuchiki, and he looks like nothing but a sort of idol.

Orihime Inoue

Although at first he came off as a stupid, goofy, and empty-headed character, her character development immeasurably garnered the fans love for her.

Orihime Inoue

Her remarkable spiritual pressure and determination to be strong enough to support Ichigo in his battle are what fans have started to love about her.

Kenpachi Zaraki

The captain of Division 11 and wielder of the title “Kenpachi”, Zaraki is one of the coolest characters in the series.


Although Kenpachi Zaraki is bloody and aggressive, he follows his code of honor and also cares for his division members.

His immense strength and willingness to beat any enemy down make him super entertaining and lovable.

Byakuya Kuchiki

The first captain introduced to the series, Byakuya Kuchiki, was also the first person to give near-death experience.

Byakuya Kuchiki

His cool looks and equally cold interactions are adored by fans. His recent moment with Ichigo after his defeat against Quincy As Nodt really touched the fans of the series.

After his defeat by the Quincy, when Ichigo arrives, the all-mighty and arrogant Byakuya asks Ichigo to save Seireitei. This was one of the most memorable moments in the series.

Kisuke Urahara

The founder of Shinigami Research and Development, Kisuke Urahara, is one with the immense knowledge about spirits and Zankapakuto.

Kisuke Urahara

Kisuke served as the captain of the 12th Division of Gotei 13, and, in a way, he is responsible for what happened to Rukia in the very first arc of the series.

The series revealed everything about him, piece by piece. From his connections with the former captain of Division 2 to his amazing Bankai

All these made him one of the most popular characters in the series.

Sosuke Aizen

Reviered as one of the best villains in the series, he is also one of the most loved characters in the series. His schemes and future vision never failed to amaze the fans.

Aizen Sosuke

He was so strong that Yhwach himself went to ask him to join Quincy’s side against the soul reapers.

Aizen is not only loved for his schemes and looks but also for his amazing control over Reitsu and Kido mastery.

Ichigo Kurosaki

The protagonist himself, Ichigo Kurosaki, is no surprise and is loved by nearly every fan of the series.


Ichigo’s character grows in the series from an immature young boy to a mature, reliable man. His determination to protect his friends and not give up on winning are his strongest suits.

Rukia Kuchiki

The catalyst of Ichigo’s life, Rukia Kuchiki, was the one that started Ichigo’s Soul Reaper Journey.


Time and time again, she accompanied Ichigo to help him. Be it saving his family or entering Heuco Mundo to save Orihime, she was there with him.

Although she was Ichigo’s friend, she felt like his sister, right with him whenever he needed her.

Not only is she proficient at Kido, but her bankai is one of the most powerful bankai with ice powers.