The third episode of Bleach: Thousand-Year Blood War arrived this week, and it not only featured the intense fight between Ichigo Kurosaki and the destructive Quincy known as Quilge Opie, it also introduced the Sternritter. With the arrival of the powerful group of Quincy villains in Soul Society, it looks like more Soul Reapers will die as the war against Yhwach and his Wandenreich army escalates.
At the end of Episode 3, titled March of the Starcross, a promo for the next episode is revealed, and it's narrated by the fan-favorite character, Toshiro Hitsugaya. As Soul Society is being invaded, the Gotei 13 and the other Soul Reapers must do their best to fight off the powerful Sternritter (German for "Star Knights", which consists of 26 powerful Quincy members tasked with purging the Shinigami.
What is the title of Bleach: Thousand-Year Blood War Episode 4?
Bleach: Thousand-Year Blood War Episode 4 is titled Kill the Shadow, which is also the title of Chapter 496 of Tite Kubo's manga series that the anime is based on.
Expect more blood shed as the war between the Soul Reapers and the Quincy become more intense. It's likely that we will see Hitsugaya and the other Captains of Soul Society battle the Sternritter in the upcoming episodes of Bleach: Thousand-Year Blood War.
Bleach: Thousand-Year Blood War Episode 4 is set to premiere on Monday, Oct. 31, 2022.
The latest episodes of Bleach: Thousand-Year Blood War are available to stream on Hulu in the U.S. and Disney+ in other regions. Of course, fans in Japan can watch the new episodes on TV Tokyo. You can check out our streaming guide for Bleach: TYBW for more information.