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BIG NEWS! The live action film adaptation of Gintama will be screening here in the Philippines! Checkout the FB announcement post by Viewers’ Choice Philippines here!

 

 

Gintama, is a Japanese manga written and illustrated by Hideaki Sorachi. The series has been adapted into a anime TV series, which debuted on April 4, 2006.

Directed by Yuichi Fukuda, the story is set in an alternate late-Edo period, where humanity coexist with aliens from another planet after the initial invasion. Gintoki Sakata (played by Shun Oguri) an eccentric samurai, together with his apprentice Shinpachi Shimura and a teenage alien girl named Kagura with superhuman strength, the three become known as “Yorozuya” (“We do everything” or literally “The Anything Store”) doing freelance odd jobs to earn a living.

August is right around the corner, guys, so get your wallets ready cuz this one is DEFINITELY worth it!