Recommend : Maybe
If you read the Final Thoughts on the Despair Arc this won’t surprise you and there is a good reason for it.
Recommend : Maybe
Recommended : Maybe
Ohhhh I hear you all going.
As a Danganronpa fan, a fan of the games the first anime series and the concept as a whole you might have thought it was a shoe in for being 100% go watch. It is only a maybe though so why?
First up this is only dealing with the Despair Arc, there will be a more general Danganronpa ANIME Final Thought blog when all the final episodes have aired (as well as a Future Arc one when that final episode airs next week.)
As for the Despair Arc what obviously went wrong? Or what also went right?!
ダンガンロンパ: The Animation
Recommended : 100% YES!!
I know, I know. I binged the series so that I could watch the new ones live and never got around to finishing anything. I’d blame the heat wave but that only really started this week!
Based on the game of the same name (minus obviously the animation part) Danganronpa is a fight between Hope and Despair. Pitting 15 Super High School Students, the Ultimates of their society, against each other.
Only one side can win. Either that or everyone will end up dead.
Sayonara, Zetsubou Gakuen (さよなら絶望学園)
So Junko had a twin sister. Mukuro, the 16th student, who switched with Junko and was killed by Junko.
Episode 13 will tell us all we need to know about this whole mystery.
Chou-koukou-kyuu no Fuun ga Chou-koukou-kyuu no Satsujin to Chou koukou-kyuu no Shokei to Chou koukou-kyuu no Zetsubou wo Hikiyoseta Riyou (超高校級の不運が超高校級の殺人と超高校級の処刑と超高校級の絶望を引き寄せた理由)
Before we start…. WHAT a title. I apologise if I have spelt it wrong!
The students have to find out who the Mastermind is, what the secret of the school is and who murdered the 16th Student.
Though it would be a good start just to confirm WHO the 16th student WAS.
Continue reading Danganronpa : The Animation : The Reason Super High School-Level Bad Luck Attracted Super High School-Level Murder, Super High School-Level Execution and Super High School-Level Despair
Shissou suru Seishun no Zetsubou Junk Food: Nichijou-hen (疾走する青春の絶望ジャンクフード 非日常編)
A random stranger has died and its time for the group to try and figure out who the murderer is.
Shissou suru Seishun no Zetsubou Junk Food: (Hi-)Nichijou-hen (疾走する青春の絶望ジャンクフード （非）日常編)
Will Sakura’s words really bond the surviving students to face this test together and look at the mysteries of the school and stop killing each other?
All All Apologies II (オール・オール・アポロジーズ II)
So Sakura is dead and we need to know exactly how someone killed her in a closed room.
Detective caps have to be firmly on.
All All Apologies: (Hi-)Nichijou-hen (オール・オール・アポロジーズ （非）日常編)
Another floor will be open. Alter Ego is back. More mysteries. What can possibly happen next?!
Shinseiki Ginga Densetsu Futatabi! Soukou Yuusha yo Daichi ni Tate!: Hinichijou-hen (新世紀銀河伝説再び！装甲勇者よ大地に立て！ 非日常編)
Both Hifumi and Taka are dead. Hifumi gave us a dying message of Hiro’s name, Hiro and Kirigiri are missing and there is a giant robot running around.
How we will figure this mystery out is beyond me!