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Live-Action Gintama Film Adaptation to Receive US Home Video Release

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Live-Action Gintama Film Adaptation to Receive US Home Video Release

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Well Go USA to release live-action film on home video in DVD, Blu-Ray, and Digital HD formats on March 6th, 2018.


As sourced by Anime News Network, Well Go USA confirmed with them that the live-action film adaptation of Hideaki Sorachi’s Gintama manga will be receiving a western release.

Gintama Live-action characters

 

This release will be from Well Go USA themselves, and will come in DVD, Digital HD, and Blu-Ray and DVD combo pack formats. The release is set for  March 6th, 2018.

Kondo, Hijikita, Okita Gintama live-action visual

Gintama  opened in Japanese theaters on July 14th, 2017. Gintama features tokusatsu alumns like Masaki Suda, known for portraying Philip from Kamen Rider W, as Shinpachi Shimura, and Ryo Yoshizawa, known for his role as Ryusei Sakuta/Kamen Rider Meteor from Kamen Rider Fourze, as Sougo Okita.

Gintama ( 銀魂) is a popular manga series centered around an alternate version of Edo era Japan. Aliens known as Amanto invade and take over, turning the Shogunate into a puppet government. The story focuses around a group of heroes who perform odd jobs and lead by the eccentric samurai, Gintoki Sakata.

Source: Anime News Network

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