"First published in Japan in 2001 by Shueisha, Inc., Tokyo"--P. facing t.p.
"This volume contains material that was originally published in Shonen Jump #63-65. Artwork in the magazine may have been altered slightly from what is presented in this volume"--P. facing t.p.
"This book reads from right to left"--Cover p. .
Ichigo "Strawberry" Kurosaki, born with the ability to see ghosts, battles the Arrancars, Hollows that have obtained Soul Reaper-like powers, who are determined to hunt down anyone with a trace of spiritual power.