Voiced by: Takehito Koyasu (Japanese), Houko Kuwashima (Japanese, young); Donald Guzzi (English; first anime series), Kyle C. Jones (English; movie),[11] Alex Zahara (English; third anime series), Kathleen Barr (English, young; third anime series). Originally a member of the Joi resistance, Saigou left a legacy etched in history as he was able to single-handedly take down an Amanto warship during the Joi War. Characters, voice actors, producers and directors from the anime Gintama' (Gintama Season 2) on MyAnimeList, the internet's largest anime database. She has a difficult past being orphaned as a child, and raised by a ruthless and deadly assassin, Jiraia. Despite appearing to be a heartless person when approached by Odd Jobs, throwing a fake kunai to their foreheads, she later becomes friends with them. 4], Kagura is also somewhat of a tomboy, as she speaks in a blunt or perverted way. Henpeita Takechi (武市 変平太, Takechi Henpeita) is the strategist of the Kiheitai. One example of a disguise he seems to be fond of is a pirate's costume, complete with an eyepatch over his left eye and a scar on his right cheek, and using this he calls himself "Space Captain Katsura" (宇宙キャプテン・カツーラ, Uchū Kyaputen Katsura).[ch. Consequently, despite his sadistic personality, Okita adores his sister and does everything he can to please her.[ch. As all of these characters were older than most of the recurring ones from the series, Sorachi removed them thinking they were not entertaining. 20][ch. His character is loosely based on the historical figure Matsudaira Katamori. 30] Her speech often ends in -aru, characteristic of the Japanese's impression of a Chinese accent. The Gintama manga is authored by Sorachi Hideaki for Shounen Jump, while its anime adaptation was created by Sunrise/Bandai Namco. Her sister, knowing that she was the problem, threw herself from a cliff. His crush is predicated on the fact that Tae answered yes when he asked if she would accept a man with hairy buttocks (which Kondo has).[ch. Jiraia burned his face and lived a life in solitude. Recruited by Shinsuke, Nizo gains a new weapon, the high-tech bio-mechanical katana, "Benizakura" (紅桜, literally meaning "Crimson Cherry Blossom", "Cherryblossom" in the English dub), crafted by Tetsuya Murata and used the weapon on various ronin to improve it with Katsura and Gintoki the only ones to survive him as he loses his arm to Shinpachi during his attack on the latter swordsman. The studio making the new season is BN Pictures, a new subsidiary of Bandai Namco Entertainment. 17] Contrary to his rivalry with Gintoki, both characters share many of the same traits, such as being afraid of ghosts and dentists. 155] Hasegawa initially believes that humans should focus on appeasing the Amanto, but after his encounter with Gintoki his mindset changes. Zenzo Hattori (服部 全蔵, Hattori Zenzō) is a highly skilled ninja who sports a light-brown/dark-blonde mop top and a goatee. When Sorachi could not "shake off" Hijikata's initial design, he decided not to use him as the lead character, but added him along with the Shinsengumi to the story. It is due to the fact Mitsuba was rejected by Hijikata and that Kondo became very interested in Hijikata that Okita hates Hijikata.[ch. 1], Voiced by: Kujira (Japanese); Jeni Hacker (English; first anime series),[10] Shelley Calene-Black (English; movie),[11] Samantha Ferris (English; third anime series)[12]. This is evident when she has a "spitting fight" with Kagura after she spat at her and when she starts yelling at Kagura after her underwear is said to be stained. In the end, to stop his pain, he decided to get killed by someone who resembles him. 63] After he leaves to travel the galaxy hunting aliens, he is next heard from in the form of a letter. [26] Apparels from the characters include T-shirts with images or phrases from Gin Tama, Shinsengumi uniforms and bags for cosplay. Voiced by: Fumihiko Tachiki (Japanese); Chris Jahn (English; first anime series),[10] Andrew Love (English; movie, miscredited to Christopher Ayres),[16][11] Ted Cole (English; third anime series)[12], Taizo Hasegawa (長谷川 泰三, Hasegawa Taizō)(Madao) is introduced as an official working for the Bakufu, but after an incident with Amanto dignitary Prince Hata, whom he was assigned to serve and protect,[ch. He needed to choose to either execute him and Takasugi, or their own teacher in front of their eyes. Although she now knows his identity as a Joi participant, they are on friendly terms. Voiced by: Sumi Shimamoto (Japanese); Shelley Calene-Black (English; movie). She is quick-tempered and prone to screeching when she's upset. This is based on the historical counterpart, the Kiheitai. In order to protect his sister, Danzou had to work under the people he hated. Voiced by: Kouichi Sakaguchi (Japanese); Christian Vandepas (English; first anime series), Andrew Love (English; movie). She is originally known as Mukuro (骸) and worked for the assassination group Naraku alongside Oboro. Discussion; Bug Reporting; Delete/Combine Pages 50], The Yato have "translucent" skin that is highly sensitive to sunlight, so Kagura carries an umbrella at all times. 1] Gintoki lives with Kagura and Shinpachi, taking on odd jobs to make the world a better place and to pay their rent.[ch. 40] Her feelings for him seem to be encouraged, as she enjoys being put down and threatened by him, due to her extreme masochism.[ch. He is also a party-person and gets lewd when he is drunk. He is eventually revealed to be the father of Ikumatsu and that his real name is Nishiki Matsugorou. Rank #13 Screenshots. Gengai's skills were used for the war between the amanto and the samurais which resulted in his son joining the Kiheitai to stop his creations. The Mimawarigumi (見廻組) is an elite unit composed of high-ranking samurais rivaling the Shinsengumi who consist of ronin. New Comics. I did this timeline because I was bothered by the age issue and I had nothing to do and I was bored. A noble family that serves the current Shogun. 63]. Kurogoma's group tries to harass and extort money from the Takamagahara host club, but their plan is thwarted by the Yorozuya trio. 14] Katsura sometimes works odd jobs to raise money for his terrorist activities.[ch. Nevertheless, her tastes are endearingly plain.[ch. Unknown to Ito, he was merely being used as a sacrificial lamb by Takasugi, who never had any intention of letting Ito join the Kiheitai. here is a list of top 10 strongest gintama characters. 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