Let's see... Exposition on things that simple observation told us years ago + Chad not, in fact, getting his ass kicked by the new villain + exploding buildings. Alright.
Well... at least we know Ichigo is still the fastest learner of anything ever in the history of everything... >_<
(and Ichigo got demoted from the Big Three :P)
Anyone think Ginjou will have some defense skill with his fullbring. Sure it's a gnarly sword but why else hasn't he put up an offensive against Tsukidoodoohead