Bleach has some of the most overpowered and strongest characters of all time. This is of course expected from an anime that is as long and as prolific as Bleach, where characters go to destroy and blow everything in their way to smithereens.
Here at MyAnimeGuru today, we are gonna make a definitive list of the Top 14 Strongest Female Characters in Bleach (Ranked). This List will be based on the pure strength of the character, how much on-screen fight time they got, and the range of their abilities and significance to the story.
So without wasting any time let’s dive into the list of the Top 14 strongest female characters in Bleach.
List of strongest female characters in Bleach
Let’s start our list now of the strongest female characters in Bleach.
14. Hiyori Sarugaki
One of the visored as well as one of the strongest female characters in Bleach, Hiyori is a force to be reckoned with. Don’t let her petite frame fool you, when she fights, she is like a beast.
She undergoes forced hollowfication after being tricked by Aizen and since has learnt to control that hollow power, making her stronger. She fought against the Espada in fake Karakura town and currently resides in the human world.
She is also the former 12th division Lt. under Capt Hikifune and then Capt Urahara 110 years ago. After getting exiled from soul society she forms the visored along with other victims of Aizen.
13. Lisa Yadomoru
Another member of the Visored, Lisa is the current 8th division capt. She is incredibly powerful, having both shinigami as well as hollow powers.
110 years ago, she was the 8th division Lt under Capt Shunsui, before she was turned into a half-hollow by Aizen. She assisted Capt Hitsugaya in his fight against Tier Harribel in the fake Karakura town.
She is incredibly agile and a master of the Flash Steps. This makes her incredibly fast even when carrying her enormous Zanpakuto. With her intelligence, agility and power she is one of the strongest female characters in Bleach.
12. Candice Catnipp
Candice is a Quincy and is a member of the Sternritter special force of the Wandenreich Empire. She is incredibly strong and has the ability to use thunderbolts.
As part of the Sternritter, she is designated that “T” – The Thunderbolt which is because her Quincy powers revolve around materialising her spiritual powers into thunder.
She is one of the strongest female characters in Bleach and it took Capt Byakuya fighting at full strength to finally challenge her.
11. Nemu Kurotsuchi
The former 12th division Lt and Capt Mayuri Kurotsuchi’s masterpiece, Nemu is a force to be reckoned with. As an artificial soul, her powers are much stronger than a normal soul.
Enhanced strength, speed and thinking capabilities mean that she is as tough as it comes. She has great drug resistance and the power of drill arms. This combined with her combat prowess makes her one of the strongest female characters in Bleach.
Not to mention, she is also a combat specialist.
10. Bambietta Basterbine
Another member of the Sternritter is the “E” – The Explode. Just as her title suggests, she has the power to create bombs and has immense explosive power at her disposal.
Just like other members of the Wandenreich, she is also incredibly strong and is able to use her spiritual powers to the op=verpowering levels. Her main weapon of choice is a sword which she uses perfectly in tandem with her bombing abilities.
She is one of the strongest Quincy and one of the strongest female characters in Bleach.
9. Yachiru Kusajishi
The Lt of the 11th division and the partner of the Ogre Zaraki is none other than Yachiru. Despite looking like a little girl, she is deceptively strong and is one of the few people to not be afraid of Zaraki.
She is quite strong, as she is easily able to resist the ridiculous amount of Riatsu leaking from Zaraki’s body. She is fearless and no matter who she is facing, she never backs away.
She also specialises in infiltration and even though she mostly uses it for her pranks, she is very capable when push comes to a shove.
8. Rukia Kuchiki
Rukia is the current 13th division capt and is the master of the Zanpakuto Sode no Shirayuki, which is characterised as the strongest Ice-type blade.
She is also a master of Kido spells, to the point where she doesn’t even need to say incantations anymore. She is also a master of Flash Steps and combat.
Her Bankai is called Hakka no Togame and lowers her body temperature and freezes everything around her. In the epilogue, she is easily one of the strongest female characters in Bleach by a long shot.
7. Soi Fon
The captain of the 2nd division as well as the leader of the Onmitsukkido or the Stealth troops. As a captain, she has mastered her Bankai.
Her Bankai is in the form of a giant missile, which she can use as a hand-to-hand weapon as well as a ranged weapon. As Yoruichi’s student, she is also a master of flash steps and incredibly fast.
She is one of the strongest female characters in Bleach and an integral force of the Gotei 13. Her Zanpakuto is called Suzumebachi and her Bankai is called Jakuhō Raikōben.
6. Nelliel Tu Odelschwanck
Nelliel is the former Tres Espada, before being betrayed by Nnoitra. She wields incredible power as evident during her time as an Espada. She was able to outclass Nnoitra in the brief moment her powers returned and save Ichigo.
She is a former Menos who gained Arrancar powers making her able to use a Katana called Gamura as well as have a release form. When using her full power she uses Resurrección and changes into a centaur form. She is also a master of Sonido.
She is truly one of the strongest female characters from Bleach.
5. Tier Harribel
One of the strongest female characters in Bleach and the new Tres Espada, Tier Harribel is simply peerless. Even before turning into an Arrancar, she was a Vasto Lorde class hollow.
She like other Espada are able to use a Katana, with hers being called Tiburón. Her Resurrección is forbidden to be used inside the Las Noches, as it will make the place explode cause of her enormous powers. She was the only undefeated member of the Espadas till she was betrayed by Aizen.
Currently, she is the de-facto ruler of Hueco Mundo,
4. Senjumaru Shutara
A member of the Royal Guard as well one of the Four Divine Generals and thus one of the strongest female characters in Bleach.
She is incredibly strong and uses a bunch of artificial golden arms attached to her back for the attack. She is known as the Great Weave Guard and fights using a giant sewing needle.
She is incredibly proficient in her weapon use and easily one of the strongest female characters in Bleach of the soul society as a whole.
3. Kirio Hikifune
Another member of the royal guard, Kirio used to be the 12th division Capt, before being promoted to the zero division as one of the four divine generals.
She has immense spiritual power, as well as the ability to infuse any food she cooks with spiritual ability, thus providing them with a power-up.
She is also the inventor of artificial souls and body cages. She is one of the smartest and strongest female characters in Bleach.
2. Yoruichi Shihouin
The former capt of the second division and leader of the stealth troops, she is one of the strongest female characters in Bleach. She is known as the Flash Goddess because of her mastery over Shunpo and her extreme speed.
A close friend of Urahara, she helped him escape soul society 110 years ago as well as fought Aizen alongside him in the fake Karakura town. She also has immense physical strength being able as she is able to fight with multiple opponents easily.
She is a hand-to-hand combat specialist and mostly uses short-range attacks. She also has the ability to change into a Cat.
1. Retsu Unohana
The strongest female character in Bleach is none other than Retsu Unohana. She was the worst criminal in soul society history as well as the first Kenpachi in history.
She never lost a fight and has immense fighting capabilities. She is one of the founding members of the Gotei 13 and defeated a young Zaraki before changing her name from Yachiru.
She is also a master healer and able to heal any kind of injury. She was the 1st 11th division capt. and after that becoming the 4th division captain.
Even after her death and being cast to hell, she came to be known as the death blade.
With this, we have the definitive list of the Top 14 Strongest Female characters in Bleach. Hope you liked this list. Feel free to follow us for more interesting power scaling and know how strong your fav character is.
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