Info: 2004.10.05, TV (26 episode(s) at 23 minutes each)
The Bleach TV started being shot in 2004, Noriyuki Abe was the director. Noriyuki Abe who had filmed Flame of Recca TV was invited director of Bleach. Shiro Sagisu wrote a soundtrack for the anime. 26 series were released all in all, each lasting for 23 minutes. Like the manga, the anime is filmed as a action.