Author: Sorachi Hideaki
Other name: 銀魂; ぎんたま-; "Silver Soul"
Genres: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Historical, Sci-fi, Shounen, Supernatural
Language Available: Japanese, English
Summary:Set in a parallel universe around the Edo period. Alien species Amanto attack planet Earth. The people on Earth fight back against the aliens for more than 10 years. The Shogunate sees the power of Amanto and decide accept their conquest. The Shogunate builds a puppet government for Amanto and carry out the Sword Abolishment Edict. Due to these actions, samurai, that fought against the Amanto for their country and their lord, fall into a decline. An eccentric samuraiand-Gintoki Sakata happens to meet people. After the true antagonist--the immortal Utsuro--is introduced, Gintoki works with both friends and enemies to stop Utsuro from destroying the Universe.