Added: December 5, 2011
A short Prologue from the fourth Bleach: The Hell Verse. Rukia is attacked by a strange monster revealed to be Shrieker, the bat-like Hollow Ichigo defeated and banished to Hell. Now an Unforgiven, a denzin of Hell, Shrieker reveals that he can exit Hell at will, but is defeated by Rukia with help from Renji. After learning of the incident, Yamamoto decides to send Renji and Rukia to investigate, but warns not to involve Ichigo Kurosaki. In Hell, Szayelaporro Grantz and Aaroniero Arruruerie, dead after their battles with the Soul Reapers, encouter Shuren, Taikon, Gunjo, and Garogai, who are Unforgiven. The Espada attack Shuren, but are easily defeated. Disappointed, Shuren turns his attention to Ichigo's Hollow form as a means of escaping Hell.