Bandai Namco has updated the official website for Gintama Rumble today, and with it we get a ton of new information about the playable characters Shinsuke Takasugi, Tsukuyo, and Kamui. We also get some new information regarding the boss characters Abuto and Housen, as well as the story mode’s “The Blaze of Yoshiwara Chapter” and the stage based on Housen’s Mansion.
In addition to the information revealed, the latest issue of Weekly Jump also revealed that both Jirochu Doromizu and Tokumori Saigou will appear in the game as boss characters.
For more information on The Blaze of Yoshiwara Chapter, check out below, and for full information on the characters and the Housen’s Mansion stage, as well as the costumes that were revealed, make sure to head over to Gematsu for their full translation:
◆ Long-Form Retrospective Rumble Mode
The Blaze of Yoshiwara Chapter
After receiving a request from a young boy named Jouta, Gintoki and company visit Yoshiwara Paradise in order to meet the courtesan Hinowa. However, they hear from Yoshiwara Paradise courtesan Tsukuyo that Hinowa was captured by Housen, the “King of the Yato.” In order to rescue Hinowa and save Yoshiwara, the Yorozuya party heads for Housen’s mansion.
Gintama Rumble launches for the PlayStation and PS Vita in japan on January 18, 2018.
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