Gakuen Handsome

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Japanese: 学園ハンサム
English: Gakuen Handsome
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Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 4, 2016 to Dec 20, 2016
Premiered: Fall 2016
Broadcast: Tuesdays at 01:00 (JST)
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Team YokkyuFuman
Source: Game
Genres: Boys LoveBoys Love, ComedyComedy
Themes: ParodyParody, SchoolSchool
Duration: 3 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.721 (scored by 2018520,185 users)
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Ranked: #52982
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #3158
Members: 39,278
Favorites: 299

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High school student Yoshiki Maeda is starting a new year in the all-boys Baraman High School. On the first day, Yoshiki reconnects with his childhood friend, Takuya Saotome, and meets his odd and dramatic homeroom teacher, Teruhiko Saionji. Yoshiki's younger sister, Yuu, is aware of many of these handsome boys and seems to take pleasure in teasing her big brother about them.

Yoshiki soon discovers a number of stereotypical romance characters and has no choice but to deal with their outright ludicrous and nonsensical boys' love antics.

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"GET!! Yume & DREAM (GET!! 夢&DREAM)" by Shou Kagami

Dec 26, 2016
I watched this at 1am and actually cried laughing. The art is terrible, the story is terrible, the characters make no sense, and I love it. This is the best parody of those generic school yaoi/BL dramas that could ever be conceived. Everyone looks like they were drawn by a not-artistically-gifted 6th grader that just got into anime. The main character has no eyes and his 7 year old sister remembers playing with one of the MCs friends from 7 years ago. They blow up like 3 buildings. A guy dies and comes back to life. In ...
Nov 27, 2016
To be clear: this is yaoi SATIRE. Unless you've been a weeb since the days of newgrounds, you're not going to get this.

Imagine every thirteen year old's deviant art account when they started watching anime. That is the art of this show. And it was intended. The pointy chins, the yaoi hands- all intended. Literally every possible thing is wrong with the art, shading, proportions, perspective, everything. The characters are exaggerated versions of BL art style and the main character has no face which makes it fairly quirky

Pretty good actually. Goes to show that the animators actually do know what they're doing. And ...
Jul 30, 2018
Jean-Paul Sartre once said "You've got to take life as it comes, even when it hits you in the eye and drips down your chin." This was my approach to this anime, in the beginning anyway. I'm your average Joe Sixpack, I work my 9-5 at the factory and in the evenings I like to unwind with a cold refreshing Bud Lite and a nice Yaoi. One of the guys down at the factory mentioned a quirky little show called Gakuen Handsome and how it was a pretty funny parody of the Boy Love programs we all know and love so I figured hey, I'll ...

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