Originally Posted by jekyl_hyde
This is supposed to be the final arc. If the Gotei 13 are able to handle these guys, what's the point in having the Zero squad or Ichigo form his new zanpaktous?
Because Juha Bach, and/or his upper elite would curb stomp all the Gotei 13 in a minute. Kubo is just having them beat fodder to try and give them some credit. Ichigo and Zero squad will deal with the people that matter.