Lesson 530 is the 530th chapter of the Gintama series.
At a bay, Shinsengumi and Katsura's Joui are meeting for truce, and to march and unite to save their allies and restore their country rights from the current Bakufu's tyranny led by Nobu Nobu.
Elsewhere, Nobume met with a now one eyed Oboro to warn there's one of another Shouyou's students like Katsura, other than Gintoki and Takasugi.
Meanwhile inside the Edo castle prison, Katsura, and Kondo, later also Matsudaira, planned to escape to see their allies and love ones alright. Before they proceed their escape plan, the former Shinsengumi higher ups want to ask why Katsura going to rescue them, as the Joui patriot tells them that he made a promise with Shige Shige. To escape from recent execution, Katsura provides a coma pills for him and the two imprisopned Shinsengumi higher ups to be able to escape by having themselves thought to be dead within few minutes to trick the guards into making them notice that the three prisoners are dead for unknown reason until they're gone to find another guards or ambulance. It is soon failed, as the first pill which was meant to Kondo got bumb from Katsura's prison cell door into his mouth. When an assailant who appears to be the guards arrived, Matsudaira and Kondo quickly pretends to be dead, and soon realized they're not The Bakufu's guards through hearing the voice of swords and sensing a killing intent in them, they are actually an assassins from Tendoshu, who are sent to kill the three prisoners before execution. However, Kondo and Matsudaira able to defend themselves from the assassin, protecting Katsura until he get recovered and saved Kondou from the remaining assassin behind the Shinsengumi commander. They are soon manage to escape by success now.
Characters in order of appearance
- Kondou Isao
- Katsura Kotarou
- Imai Nobume
- Sasaki Isaburo (flashback)
- Hijikata Toushirou
- Matsudaira Katakuriko
- Okita Sougo
- Saitou Shimaru
- Yamazaki Sagaru
- Harada Unosuke
- Sasaki Tetsunosuke
- Tokugawa Shige Shige (flashback)