Shinsengumi Crisis Arc is the 17th arc in Gintama. This arc introduces Itou Kamotarou.
Hijikata receives a cursed sword that causes him to act strangely, putting his position in danger. At the same time, Shinsengumi adviser Itou Kamotarou returns to the Shinsengumi to push it forward, but Hijikata suspects something more is going on.
Characters in order of appearance
- Sakata Gintoki
- Shimura Shinpachi
- Murata Tetsuko
- Shimura Tae (flashback)
- Itou Takahisa (flashback)
- Matsudaira Katakuriko
- Puusuke (picture)
- The Shinsengumi Crisis Arc is the third arc dapted in live action.