The live-action Gintama film is definitely coming in with a ton of hype, and several YouTube channels have started streaming a few new trailers. Let’s start with Cinema Today, which launched three new trailers, and each one of them focuses on a Shinsengumi member. That’s right folks, Isao Kondo, Sougo Okita, and Toshiro Hijikata all get their own character trailers.
Meanwhile, MAiDiGi TV highlighted the members of Yoruzuya, Gintoki Sakata, Shinpachi Shimura, and Kugura.
Finally, Comic Natalie also got in on the act. Their YouTube channel featured character videos for Kotarou Katsura, Elizabeth, and finally, Tae Shimura.
This 4th-wall destroying live-action film will be making its premiere on 14 July 2017. Shun Oguri stars as Gintoki Sakata, while Masaki Suda plays Shinpachi Shimura. Actress Kana Hashimoto plays the feisty alien powerhouse, Kagura. The movie also stars Masami Nagasawa as Shinpachi’s sister, Tae Shimura, as well as Tsuyoshi Muro as Gengai Hiraga. Tsuyoshi Domoto is also part of the movie as the deadly samurai terrorist, Shinsuke Takasugi. As for the Shinsengumi, they include Yuuya Yagira as Toshiro Hijikata, as well as Ryo Yoshizawa as Sougo Okita. Actor Kankurou Nakamura VI plays the Shinsengumi commander, Isao Kondo, who’s also Tae Shimura’s stalker.