Takasugi did not live to see this success. Alex Zahara was born in Grande Prairie, Alberta, Canada. Since the leaders of Chōshū were unable - and unwilling - to change the social structure of the domain, limited use of peasants and commoners enabled them to form a new type of military without disturbing the traditional society. Takasugi Shinsaku (高杉 晋作, 27 September 1839 – 17 May 1867) was a samurai from the Chōshū Domain of Japan who contributed significantly to the Meiji Restoration. Takasugi was among the figures who contributed to the Meiji Restoration. In these units, neither recruitment nor promotion depended (at least in theory), on social status. At MyAnimeList, you can find out about their voice actors, animeography, pictures and much more! Looking for information on Takehito Koyasu? Takasugi Shinsaku was born in the castle town Hagi, the capital of the Chōshū Domain (present-day Yamaguchi Prefecture) as the first son of Takasugi Kochuta, a middle-ranked samurai of the domain and his mother Michi (道). His Kiheitai was taken over by his protégé Yamagata Aritomo. Their marriage was arranged by his parents, with hope that he would take his mind off of his teacher's death in 1859 and to settle down with his new bride. Take a visual walk through his career and see 11images of the characters he's voiced and listen to 4 clipsthat showcase his performances. Takasugi joined the Shoka Sonjuku, the famous private school of Yoshida Shōin. Instead, Japan had to learn military tactics, techniques and technologies from the West. He attended high school at the Grande Prairie Composite High School where he won a scholarship to college for his direction of the stage version of "M*A*S*H". Kathleen BARR is best known for voice acting Morrigan AENSLAND from Night Warriors: Darkstalkers' Revenge, Cologne from Ranma 1/2, Maetel from Galaxy Express 999, … He became one of the main arbiters of the Chōshū domain's policy and continued to act as the domain's expert on Western military science, devoting his efforts to importing arms and raising troops. Credits On BTVA: 460 Roles from 407 Titles. In December 1859 he returned home by the clan's command. Takehito Koyasu (子安 武人, Koyasu Takehito, born May 5, 1967 in Minami-ku, Yokohama) is a Japanese voice actor who is currently affiliated with his self-founded voice actor agency, T's Factory. Takasugi was implicated in the 31 january 1863 attack on the British legation in Edo. His Japanese voice actor is Wataru Takagi and his North American voice actor is Jason Phelps. He is known for being very vocal about his various pleasures in life. short hair? The former comrade of Gintoki and Katsura makes into the list as the second most popular character voiced by Takehito Koyasu. On MyAnimeList you can learn more about their role in the anime and manga industry. Utsuro is one of the antagonists introduced in the Farewell, Shinsengumi Arc, and established as the main antagonistin the Gintama series. Takasugi, in spite of his young age, was an influential factor within Chōshū as one of the most extreme advocates of a policy of seclusion and expelling the foreigners from Japan. Under the feudal system, only the samurai class was allowed to own weapons. 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During one search, Gintoki encounters Yoshida Shouyou who had h… Shinsuke Takasugi. Takasugi devoted himself to the modernization of Chōshū's military, and became a favorite student of Yoshida. Join the online community, create your anime and manga list, read reviews, explore the forums, follow news, and so much more! Read more information about the character Shinsuke Takasugi from Gintama? Takasugi Shinsaku, a central figure of the early Meiji Restoration, is as well known for his military talents as he is for his skills as a politician. Their fighting against Chōshū units demonstrated the inferiority of traditional Japanese troops against a Western army, and convinced the leaders of the domain of the absolute necessity for a thorough military reform. Kyle JONES is best known for voice acting Pace from La Storia Della Arcana Famiglia, Shinsuke TAKASUGI from Gintama, Sadaharu from Gintama, Hiro KINASHI from … Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles Remastered, Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World- The Frozen Bond, Violet Evergarden: Eternity and the Auto Memory Doll, Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World- Memory Snow, Atelier Lydie and Suelle: The Alchemists and the Mysterious Paintings, Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey Redux, The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel III, Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World- Death or Kiss, Accel World VS Sword Art Online: Millennium Twilight, Sengoku Basara: The Legend of Sanada Yukimura, The Heroic Legend of Arslan: Dust Storm Dance, Food Wars! *spoilers*. Shinsuke Takasugi (高杉 晋助, ... "∞ Puti Puti Petit Moe", a series of key chains featuring characters voiced by Rie Kugimiya which simulate Kugimiya's voice. Join the online community, create your anime and manga list, read reviews, explore the forums, follow news, and so much more! When his teacher was arrested during the Ansei Purge in 1859, Takasugi visited him in jail. When introduced, he is shown to be disillusioned with his wealthier samurai peers and his own family as he goes to a prodigious military academy. Incarnations. On MyAnimeList you can learn more about their role in the anime and manga industry. Kyle Jones is the English dub voice of Shinsuke Takasugiin Gintama: The Movie, and Takehito Koyasu is the Japanese voice. In spite of Japan's policy of national isolation in the Edo period, in 1862 Takasugi was ordered by the domain to go secretly to Shanghai in China to investigate the state of affairs and the strength of the Western powers. Legend of the Galactic Heroes Gaiden: Golden Wings, Ranma 1/2: Big Trouble in Nekonron, China, Ouran High School Host Club: The Video Game, I Don't Have A Reason / I'll Add One Later. Takasugi's efforts had made a small-scale ‘nation in arms’ out of Chōshū, giving it a military strength out of proportion to its relatively small size. He is the original identity and self of Yoshida Shouyou and now part of the Tendoshu. They are saved by Shouyou and his … This results in him being targeted by the defeated boys' older siblings and accidentally putting his only friend, Katsura, in danger. Takehito Koyasu (子安 武人, Koyasu Takehito, born May 5, 1967 in Yokohama) is a … This causes him to be reckless, like when during school training, he defeats some boys and mocks them for being useless rich kids. In 1863, Takasugi himself founded a special Shotai unit under his direct command called the Kiheitai, which consisted of 300 soldiers (about half of whom were samurai). Looking for information on the anime Gintama? 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