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Gillians

Summary

Gillian (最下大虚 (ギリアン), girian; Japanese for "Lowest Great Hollow"), also called Menos Grande (大虚 (メノスグランデ), menosu gurande; Spanish for "Less Big" or "Big Minus", Japanese for "Great Hollow") are the first stage of Menos. Considered foot soldiers by human standards due to their vast numbers, a Gillian is created from the merging of numerous Hollows during a cannibalistic feeding frenzy. If one component Hollow becomes the dominant persona of a Gillian, it can feed on other Gillians to evolve into an Adjuchas and potentially a Vasto Lorde if it consumes enough souls. While Gillians commonly attack in a group, one is powerful enough to be a challenge for a Lieutenant of the Gotei 13. Gillians typically arrive in the Human World through the use of spatial distortions called Kūmon (空門, lit. "Air Gate").

Powers and Stats

Tier: High 8-C

Name: Gillain, Menos Grande

Origin: Bleach

Gender: Unknown

Age: Varies

Classification: Gillian-class Menos, Hollow

Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Can sense spiritual pressure and see spirits, Able to fire blasts of energy from their mouths, Flight

Attack Potency: Large Building level

Speed: Superhuman

Lifting Strength: Superhuman

Striking Strength: Large Building Class

Durability: Building level

Stamina: Average

Range: Tens of meters

Standard Equipment: None notable

Intelligence: Normally Low; driven by basic survival and battle instinct

Weaknesses: Most Menos Grande are low and unintelligent. But there are special cases like Aaroniero Arruruerie and Gillians about to become Adjuchas that display average intelligence.

Notable Attacks/Techniques:

  • Cero (虚閃 (セロ), Sero; Spanish for "Zero", Japanese for "Hollow Flash", Doom Blast in the Viz translation"): An attack used by Menos, Arrancar, and Visored.
  • Kūmon (空門, Air Gate): Hollows and Arrancar can use special spiritual pathways to travel between Hueco Mundo and the other realms. These are called Garganta. A Menos Grande can open a Garganta by tearing through the barriers between the realms, thus creating a spacial distortion which opens a pathway. Gillians typically use this method to travel to the Human World.
  • Negación (反膜 (ネガシオン), Negashion; Spanish for "Negation", Japanese for "Counter-Membrane") is the beam used by Hollows to rescue their comrades. Only the Gillian-class Menos have demonstrated the ability to use Negación.

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Start a Discussion Discussions about Menos Grande

  • Stoneborn vs Menos Grande

    8 messages
    • No idea, the stats for Menos actually don't even have justifications and I'm not that well versed in Bleach
    • If it had proper justification it would be large building level+. Basically the Menos fired off a casual large building level cero and Ichigo ...