- "The contemplative leader."
|Previous Affiliation||Shinō Academy|
|Occupation||Eighth Seat of the First Division|
|Previous Occupation||Sixteenth Seat of the Sixth Division|
|Previous Team||Sixth Division|
|Base of Operations||Seireitei|
|Bankai||Not Yet Achieved|
Kaiba Hanamaru (花丸灰覇, Hanamaru Kaiba) is a Shinigami, the eighth seat of the First Division and a recent graduate of the Shinō Academy along with his romantic interest Tanren Shirohato and his best friend Shihō Uokushi. Prior to this, he was the sixteenth seat of the Sixth Division, however, following his acquisition of Shikai, he was elevated in status.
Main article: Bleach: Epiphany
Shinō Crisis Arc
Powers and Abilities
Satori (悟り, Comprehension)