Ryouma Sakamoto: A gunslinging, smooth-talking samurai who offers to help you find your father. Sakamoto hides behind pseudonyms and his charming smile. Can you trust this handsome stranger you've just met?
Kazue Souma: A young samurai who doesn't think highly of the Shinsengumi. Souma is a serious, headstrong person. Kondou invites him to join the Shinsengumi as your first student - can you teach him well?
Hachiro Iba: A samurai from the Okuzume, the guards who protect the shogun. Iba is the Shinsengumi's old friend from Edo, but for some reason he claims to know you...
The game lands in one month and could well help cement the Vita's reputation as a classy VN machine.