Top Ten Strongest Captains in 'Bleach' AnimeOut of the Thirteen Court Guard Division Captains, only the toughest and best ten will make the grade! Who are they? Vote and see! Be sure to give a logical answer!
The Top Ten
Zaraki is the strongest. I saw in many episode he wiped out the opponent with pure skill and power cause he unable to use bankai or even had his own zanpakutou. So he always fight by his skill.
Aside of his power. I like his personality.
Common dude, he needs to restrain his powers from total carnage.
You can't complain about his procrastination habits, because when it comes to slaughtering he enjoys the thrill of it
He has an amazing Bandai, he can burn someone by looking at them
The real question is who is the strongest capitan after him?
Because yamamoto is the strongest capitan and it's a fact because they even says that in the anime
It is canon in the manga that genryusai is the strongest of the captains. This shouldn't be up for debate haha
He's Head-Captain. Stronger than 2 Captains put together. Even Kyoraku and Ukitake, the strongest captains can't beat him.
The best selfless and noble character in the anime. Although he is shown to be a cold person yet he care for his subordinates and trust them
Relax but super deadly. Never faint like ichigo does. Kill many tough boss.
The best character in the anime although he keeps a lot to himself and that's why his zanpakuto spirit wears a mask but we can see from the way he protects rukia at all costs that he really does care about her the best taicho ever!
This extremely evil man. For the longest time, it seemed like there was no hope of anyone beating him. He wasn't just strong physically, no he had to be a genius too! He had the entire divisions turn against each other and killing their own. He gets my vote.
Aizen is the strongest because he's the smartest of all the captains and his power is exceeded by no one besides ichigo in their final fight. His pure skill alone was enough to shame the other captains while trying to retrieve rukia
If we're going off of Ichigo rescuing Rukia Then Aizen should be number 2, Because he was Stronger than everyone except Yamamoto at that time.
His Bankai is a 4 stage thing which makes it so you easily lose
he is one of the most experient taichos, was trained by yamma and for some reason we only get to see his SHIKAI nearly in the end. there is still to refer that he beated the 1st espada with his shikai...
He’s literally the captain commander of the Gotei 13
I think that the series intended to make a big deal about this character. We only get to see a glimpse of his abilities, witch overwhelmed espada number one. I believe that if the series ever gets a second go they will make good use of him.
Personally, I voted hitsugaya taicho (that's how he likes to be refereed as) not only because he's cute, intelligent, strong, cool etc. Its because he has somethings that other taichos don't have like he strives to be accurate, he has perseverance (don't know how to spell that word... ) and he does his duty exactly as it should be done. He also slashes back when things get tough and what's more, he's mature! He's not some sort of perverted person, he doesn't think himself too high and mighty for other soul reapers and he takes his job seriously. Hitsugaya taicho also became a captain because not just of natural talent though he definitely had that, but because he also was a hardworking person who sets their goal and goes straight for it without hesitation.
He is a genius )) as they call him a child prodigy, and he is like the youngest captain while the others more senior than him are just vice captains
Don’t understand toshiro
She is amazing
Other captains are scared of her, she hasn't shown her true capabilities yet, but she is the oldest captain and even shunsui, who is known as one of the best shingami fears her, so I think besides the head captain she is the strongest, and about kenpachi I feel he is a tad bit overrated I mean yeah he is physically bad ass but I mean Suei Fong (Spelling) shikai could easily kill him, he is to slow and couldn't block her, he would be dead
Though she is never seen in combat, nevertheless her combat stats are currently second amongst the current Taichos.
Dude, her name even means "violent"... And the scariest part is, she looks like a sweet motherly lady, never raises her voice, and then allofasudden she lets her hair down and BAM - the bloodthirsty and notorious, most-wanted criminal Unohana Yachiru. She even scares the other captains, and the only other ones that induce that kind of fear into their fellow captains are Yamamoto and Kenpachi. She should at least be up there with them, not FIFTH!
A devastatingly powerful bankai... Although having flaws is pretty powerful... Plus sajin's sheer durability is amazing shown by how he endured d no.99 kido from aizen! Amazing
Relying almost totally on brute strength with less-than-average speed and average swordsmanship skills as a Taicho, this Anthropomorphic canine ranks the lowest amongst Taichos.
Amazingly strong powerful bankai
And defeated tousen
Despite his tuberculosis, this Taicho ranks in the top five Taichos in the history of Soul Society.
If he wasn't sick...
I just think his character is cool
Please show your bankai
Urahara is the strongest and smartest captain I think.
Come on, guys! He is the whole reason of BLeach.
Aizen himself says he can subjugate soul king he definitely ranks in 1 or 2
He seems to be depicted as a wild card, which gives me the impression his full potential won't be revealed until it has to. Other soul reapers seem to regard him as some sort of legend among captains.
Gin is top 10
He's srong because of his zanpakuto
Gin is stronger than a lot of these captains purely because of his zanpakto and experience. I would hate to have to face him. Mostly because I would be fangirling too much for me to attack... Same goes for Byakuya and Toshiro... - Animeartist23
I don't watch any fillers, but there is absolutely NOTHING in the main storyline that suggests Gin is weaker than shunsui, unohana, and ukitake. They all go into the same bin, with shunsui probably the strongest
Based purely around immeasurable speed and unmatched attack prowess, this Taicho is well-versed in the swift kill.
Shes so strong like the others she should be in top 5
DUDE! Kill in 2 hits!
That 2 hit kill doesn't work with everyone. Zaraki has more than enough reiatsu to forcibly remove the seal from her attack just like aizen did.
He can beat all of the captains above him in a fight except for Aeizein and maybe Captain kuchi.
Relying more on wits and cunning, this Taicho focuses more on the art of deception to stand victorious.
Creepy but yet awesome guy! I don't think anyone can escape his poison and his bankai can eat people up and come out poisonous blade. The best!
A random alien freak who will literally dissect anything
He easily fought the 6th espada
Shinji is totally awesome
I think Shinji should definitely be in at least the top 7, he is clearly up there with the best soul reapers.
He destroyed the grand fisher with one strike
He is funny and strong
What the hell... Did you forget about Isshin kurosaki, the ex-captain of squad 10. He is one of the most strongest captains. He fought aizen without even releasing his shikai and defeated an arrancar with one strike.
It seems to me he should be higher on the list considering he was on par with the number five spot. We should also consider that he hadn't fought in over 10 years and he didn't even use his shikai to be the only one capable of doing any real damage to Aizen in his chrysalis stage, which was already more powerful than he was normally. His getsuga tensho with his unreleased zanpakto is far more impressive than anything ichigo performed before he reformed his blade. Probably one of the highest reiatsu characters we have seen.
An old lady who can whoop asses without even using a sword. Yoruichi is also the ex-general of squad 1. She is a very strong and powerful woman who can easily beat byakuya and other captains. She hasn't even gotten a scratch fighting 3 Squad Captains and 4 Vice Captains.
Cracked Aizen's armor with only her fists. She don't even need a sword. - ItsDaWorldOfSNuGGLEZ
Badass who will kill you without a sword
Come on, Yoruichi was a badass captain. - ItsDaWorldOfSNuGGLEZ
Funny how she is now Captain Commander, yet #17 on this list
You dumbasses, Rukia is not a captain.
Her bankai quite badass she is specialist in kido
Absolutely LOVE Hakka No Tagame
Oh come on, this guy was badass! My vote goes to this guy as well, weakest, but still a captain, if he were to hollowfy against mask he could've really done some damage.
What the hell, why has no one shown him yet! He is undoubtedly in top 5. You must remember how Aizen said Hoguoku could activate if given into someone with twice a captains reaitsu, that's Wonderweiss. And kensei held his back against Wonderweiss without even using his sword.:-* talk about essence.
This captain even though being mentioned in filler, was a part of the canon, and non canonically, he sealed Koga, who had aizens zanpakuto just smaller. Come on, that takes grade a badassery there.
Although he is doesn't enjoy battles and wants justice his zanpakuto is very strong
He is one of the strongest captains in my opinión he should be ranked higher than komamura.
He's connection to hollows make him powerful
Little is known about him, and he was killed in a single blow by Zaraki in front of 200 shinigami. However, since he was a captain of the 11th division, we can assume he was a skilled swordsman, and judging by his massive size, he was likely extremely strong. He was also skilled enough to kill the 9th Kenpachi. Despite this, too little is known about him to rank him higher. - notbirdlandstew