19 Animes Like Danganronpa: The Animation

No one expects Makoto Naegi, a high school student with no special abilities, to be admitted into Hope’s Peak Private Academy, an exclusive boarding school for the brightest minds in the area. The fact that Naegi got accepted to a school with a reputation for assuring the success of its graduates makes him happy. His determination is clear as day as he reaches the academy’s imposing gates.

Naegi, on the other hand, wakes up in an apparently deserted classroom after passing out inside. Finding himself in a strange place, Naegi sets out on his own in search of answers, and he is surprised to discover his classmates gathered together in the gym. A robotic teddy bear named Monokuma interrupts the investigation as everyone scrambles to discover what went wrong. By killing a student secretly, the toy reveals that the freshmen are stuck within the school and have only one option for escaping.

Even though Naegi and his classmates comprehend that Monokuma’s murdering game or staying at the school for the rest of their lives are their only options, tension is palpable.

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