Life isn't easy in feudal Japan, especially since the aliens landed and conquered everything! Sure, the new health care is great, but the sword ban has left alot of samurai scrounging fo a living! Enter Gintoki Sakata, an out-of-work samurai who will take just about any job so long as the money's right.Unfortunately for Gintoki and his friends, the bug-eyed monsters, upwardly mobile yakuza, and E.T. entrepreneurs doing the hiring usually don't pay very well - not considering all the pain and suffering involved!
Part period drama, part science fiction, and 100% comedy, the Gintama anime has been running continuously on TV Tokyo since 2006. Now, after hundreds of episodes and millions of pages of manga, the anime series is finally available here on DVD. Get ready for spaceships, samurai and petty larceny galore, as everything you knew about Edo Japan gets turned inside out and upside down in the first spectacular collection of Gintama!
Contains the first 13 episodes of season one.