New Gintama Anime Episodes to Resume on TV
posted on by Egan Loo
Sunrise and TV Tokyo's official websites for the Gintama' television anime series confirmed on Sunday that Gintama will return every Thursday at 6:00 p.m., starting October 4. In addition to "Yorinuki Gintama-san" (a repeat of selected Gintama anime episodes), the broadcast will include new Gintama episodes. The main staff and cast will return for the new episodes.
Gintama is also getting a second film next year and a new game project from Namco Bandai Games. The Gintama television series first ran from April 2006 to March 2010, and then returned for an April 2011-March 2012 run.
Update: More background information added. The 6:00 p.m. Thursday timeslot is currently held by Sket Dance. Thanks, Nosgoroth.
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