Japanese and Asian versions both launch on January 18, 2018
The Gintama Rumble website went up with some new information, including more playable characters. Shinsuke Takasugi, Tsukuyo, and Kamui have all been confirmed since we last posted about the game, and the latest boss additions are Jirochou Doromizu, Tokumori Saigou, Abuto, and Housen.
Here's a peek at the character additions:
Shinsuke Takasugi has flowing vertical attacks with a wide range, and balances his high level with low HP and slow attack speed, so caution is recommended:
Tsukuyo is well-versed in evading and attacking, and handles her kunai with style:
Kamui uses his godspeed fists to take on enemies, and is great with aerial combos. Despite his strong techniques, though, you should be wary of his low defense power:
Additional costumes for other playable characters include:
Kagura's Courtesan Costume:
Courtesan Costume (Yato Awakened):
Katsura's Benizakura Chapter outfit:
Finally, here's how the Abuto and Housen bosses look in Gintama Rumble:
Gintama Rumble hits PS4 and PS Vita in Japan on January 18, 2018, and it launches on PS4 in Southeast Asia with English subs on the same date.