Gin Tama #3

    Gin Tama » Gin Tama #3 - If You're a Man, Try the Swordfish! released by Viz on November 2007.

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    If You're a Man, Try the Swordfish! last edited by crxssed7 on 01/19/24 04:19PM View full history

    Gin's "to do" list for this volume:

    1. Pick a fight with those Shinsengumi losers

    2. Throw out my old SHONEN JUMP magazines

    3. Save Shinpachi and Kagura AGAIN

    4. Take Kagura's so-called dog for a walk

    5. Protect the environment

    Chapter Titles

    • Lesson 014. "If You're Going to Cosplay, Go All Out"

    Captain Gintoki & Captain Zura ( it Katsura!) team up to find the One Pack! Not really, it was just a clever trap to infiltrate & destroy the evil Amanto's pirates that kidnapped Kagura & Shinpachi.

    • Lesson 015. "Boys Have a Weird Ritual that Makes Them Think They Turn into Men When They Touch a Frog"

    The Shinsengumi are summoned to protect an important member of the government against attacks from a rebel force, even if some members don’t take the task too seriously.

    • Lesson 016. "If You Stop and Think About It, Your Life's a Lot Longer as an Old Guy Than a Kid! Whoa, Scary!!"

    The useless man finally got his act together and found a new job as a cab driver, but how long can he keep his true nature at bay while encountering a combination of a new friend, an old employer & a pregnant woman?

    • Lesson 017. "Even if You Aren't Drunk, Pretend You Are and Steal Your Boss's Toupee"

    The fight between the Shinsengumi and Gintoki’s group is finally on! Indeed, a terrible battle of hit & cover rock, paper, scissors follows a small dispute for the right to the best cherry tree blossom viewing location. Who will win this terrible contest of ability & speed?

    • Lesson 018. "If You're a Man, Try the Swordfish!"

    A kappa like Amanto is attacked by a bunch of people that want to destroy the land where he lives. Gintoki, Kagura & Shinpachi deeply touched by his story decide to help him repel the attacks of these enemies of nature.

    • Lesson 019. "Even Teen Idols Act Like You Guys"

    Once Shinpachi was desperate, on the verge to quit everything than he stumbled on a street performer that instantly made him regain hope in life. Years later that girl is now an idol and in urgent need of help because there is out there someone that want her dead and Shinpachi is the man of the situation.

    • Lesson 020. "Pets Resemble Their Owners"

    Katsura is back and he’s not alone, there is a strange creature following him around, is it name. Following the arrival of the new animal an unexplainably well timed strange pets contest start, it now a showdown between Gin Tama two favourites creatures, versus Sadaharu!

    • Lesson 021. "Kids' Annoyance Factor is Proportional to the Length of Their Hair"

    There’s a pyromaniac running around free in and Gintoki goes out of his ways to help a young aspiring firewoman in her quest to catch the culprit.

    • Lesson 022. "Stress Makes You Bald, But Its Stressful to Avoid Stress, so You End Up Stressed Out Anyway, so In the End There's Nothing You Can Do"

    The continuation & end of the firewoman story arc. The pyromaniac is discovered a little too late for our heroes and an old man end up trapped in a burning building, the only thing that can save him is a daughter & father combo that use this opportunity to save their relationship as well as the old man.



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