Gintama Rumble seventh Japanese TV spot; playable Tatsuma Sakamoto and boss Batou character details, more

The "Rakuyou Decisive Battle Arc."

Bandai Namco has updated the official website for Gintama Rumble with information on new playable characters Tatsuma Sakamoto, boss character Batou, and the “Rakuyou Decisive Battle Arc” of the story mode, as well as the seventh Japanese TV spot.

Get the details below.

■ Characters

◆ Playable Characters

Shinsuke Takasugi

—Rakuyou Decisive Battle Arc Costume

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Tatsuma Sakamoto

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A merchant who used the profits he gained through trade to establish the “Kaientai” in order to regulate the relationship between humans and aliens. During the Joui Wars, he was a comrade who fought alongside Gitnama and company. He has a loud voice.

—Battle Style

Gintama Rumble

In addition to gun-based attacks, Tatsuma can fight at mid-range with his unique, tricky movements. Although his attacks are unique, since they are straightforward, you can unleash stylish gun combos once you get the hang of them. However, other than his defense power, his stats are overall low, so do not get overconfident.

◆ Boss Characters

Oboro

—Rakuyou Decisive Battle Arc Costume

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Batou

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Captain of the 2nd Division of the Harusame. Known by the nickname, “The Star Sword King.” It seems that he once fought against Gintoki during the Joui Wars, but Gintoki has no memory of it.

■ Modes

◆ Long-Form Retrospective Rumble Mode

Rakuyou Decisive Battle Arc

Because of the rebellion against the bakufu, Gintama and company were hiding out in the underground city of Akiba. Nobume then appeared, and with the mysterious Utsuro, revealed the true identity of their former teacher, Shouyou Yoshida. Around the same time, they learn that Kagura’s father Umibouzu is chasing after Kamui in their hometown of Rakuyou. In pursuit of Kagura, who is heading for the finisher on her own, Gintoki and company also head towards Rakuyou.

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■ Stages

Rakuyou

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Gintama Rumble will launch for PlayStation 4 and PS Vita in Japan, as well as for PlayStation 4 with English subtitles in Southeast Asia (Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, and Philippines), on January 18, 2018.

Watch the TV spot, which highlights the “Farewell, Shinsengumi Arc,” below.

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