Shunsui notices slow floating attacks in air and decides to investigate using bodhidharma falls down. Instead of getting behind Lille Barro he appears in front of Askin, who is in his base form and is in character. Shunsui starts in shikai but is also in character. Nanao and her plot device zanpaktou are not involved this time, as the rest of the shinigami move forward. In universe knowledge and other restrictions apply in this battle.