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Takasugi ShinsukeTakasugi Shinsuke

Takasugi Shinsuke
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Name
Takasugi Shinsuke
Original name
高杉晋助

44Figures

1,131Goods

9Media

Gintama - Sakata Gintoki - Takasugi Shinsuke - Comics - Doujinshi - Sono Jutsu o Boku wa Shiranai (3745House)Fukucha - Gintama - Kawakami Bansai - Takasugi Shinsuke - Comics - Doujinshi - Kimi no Hitomi ni Koishiteru (Daylight Blue)Satono - Nami-hei - Gintama - Sakata Gintoki - Takasugi Shinsuke - Art Book - Doujinshi - MOGMOG (10ronc)Nagomi-ya Maccha - Paa - Yukie - Gintama - Sakata Gintoki - Takasugi Shinsuke - Art Book - Doujinshi - Oniai Desu ne! (Oniai Desu ne!)Debasaki - Gintama - Takasugi Shinsuke - Okita Sougo - Doujinshi - Art Book - Shikisen [Aya] (Haneshiki)Akira - Gintama - Takasugi Shinsuke - Sakata Gintoki - Doujinshi - Novel - Menuki no Hanashi (Melt)Sakurai Akira - Gintama - Sakata Gintoki - Takasugi Shinsuke - Comics - Doujinshi - 3 Day Lovers (Aimai Mirror)Sakurana - Gintama - Sakata Gintoki - Takasugi Shinsuke - Comics - Doujinshi - Oni no Izon (Iro Watari)Sakurai Akira - Gintama - Takasugi Shinsuke - Sakata Gintoki - Comics - Doujinshi - Michizure Yakou (Aimai Mirror)

About

A former comrade of Gintoki and Katsura and a major antagonist. He now leads a radical Joui faction called the Kiheitai and is known amongst the Shinsengumi as 'the most dangerous man in both the Joui faction and amongst the radicals'. He is easily recognisable through his bandaged left eye, his colorful kimono, his eerie smile, and the pipe he is often seen smoking.

He, Gintoki, and Katsura studied in the same temple elementary school when they were children, and he fought with them against the Amanto invasion during the latter part of the Joui war. After the war ended, he vanished, and has since gained a dangerous reputation due to his assassination of many of the Bakufu's main officers and his planning of a large-scale coup d'etat. Before his first appearance in both the anime and the manga, he was mentioned to have fled Edo and to have been hiding in Kyoto, although it is unclear how long before this was.

He now believes that the only way to save it is to destroy the "rotten" post-Joui war world.

He is shown to like festivals, although this is mainly due to the opportunity they provide for a large-scale terrorist attack: he appears to have an attraction to ruin that is almost nihilistic. He also appears to have considerable insight due to his 'seeing through Itou's heart' and subsequently planting him in the Shinsengumi's ranks.

It can be assumed that he is as skilled a swordsman as both Gintoki and Katsura, having fought alongside them as one of the 'heroes' of the Joui war. That aside, he appears to have at least considerable skill in playing the shamisen, and is shown at one point playing it with Bansai as they talk.


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