On 29 April 2021, film distributor CBI Pictures has announced the release date for the latest Gintama animated feature film in Indonesia, which is to be released as Gintama The Very Final. The film will premiere at Indonesian cinemas on 12 May 2021, in time for Eid-al-Fitr holiday.

Two Indonesian cinema chains, CGV Cinemas and Cinepolis Indonesia, have also confirmed to screen the film. However, the list of cities and cinemas that will screen the film has not been announced yet.


The Gintama manga by Hideaki Sorachi, tells the story of a samurai named Gintoki Sakata who runs an odd jobs service after the fall of the shogunate by a group of aliens. Together with his friends Shinpachi and Kagura, they encounter many weird things and situations in order to survive in the alternate history version of Edo. The manga was first adapted into an anime television series in 2006 by studio Sunrise before moving to Bandai Namco Pictures in 2015.

The latest film, originally titled Gintama The Final will be the closure of the Gintama series. It first screened in Japan on 8 January 2021 and adapts the final chapters of the manga, with extra materials added in. The manga itself has finished its serialization in Weekly Shonen Jump back in 2019.

The Indonesian Anime Times

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