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Prison School

Prison School

Alternative Titles

English: Prison School
Synonyms: Kangoku Gakuen
Japanese: 監獄学園〈プリズンスクール〉


Type: Manga
Volumes: 28
Chapters: 278
Status: Finished
Published: Feb 7, 2011 to Dec 25, 2017
Authors: Hiramoto, Akira (Story & Art)


Score: 7.871 (scored by 31341 users)
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Ranked: #13842
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Popularity: #49
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On the outskirts of Tokyo stands Hachimitsu Private Academy, a storied all-girls boarding school for elite young women full of potential and good breeding. But as the new school year rolls around, one tradition is going out the window: For the first time in the school's long history, boys are being allowed to enroll. But on the first day of school, only five boys make the cut. Kiyoshi Fujino, one of the lucky few, is thrilled by this discovery, his heart leaping with joy at the thought of being surrounded by all those girls, day in and day out. But little does he know of the shocking fate that awaits him.

(Source: Yen Press)


In 2013, Prison School won the 37th Kodansha Manga Award in the Best General Manga category alongside Gurazeni.

The series has been published in English by Yen Press in 2-in-1 omnibuses since July 21, 2015. It has also been published in Italian by Star Comics since April 24, 2013; and in Spanish by Ivrea España since July 2016.

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Dec 25, 2017
Putin-chyan (All reviews)
this is gonna be short

i loved the manga untill halfway well then it started to go downhill and the ending jesus the ending like its even more dissapointing than the charlotte ending.

In short dont read it lol
watch the anime and dont bother to go any deeper in the story
Ive wasted so much time reading this,im mad honestly so please i beg of anyone who reads my review dont waste your time too

thats all

my review needs to be longer so ill just talk about some random stuff

hana used to be my best girl but ofc she also became worse
its like every character got worse
man read more
Dec 26, 2017
srdltb (All reviews)
Prison School is the funniest manga I've ever read. It has great comedic buildup, serious characters getting into ridiculous situations, and stupid humor matched with realistic art. The characters are likable and the ships are good but I think its the art style that really set this series apart

It was quality entertainment up until around 200 chapters in when it got sidetracked and started to drag. It went downhill after that. The series just wasn't the same as the early chapters. They brought the romance up front and set the comedy aside.

The last half of the series have been nothing but a drag, I read more
Dec 28, 2017
Bacco (All reviews)
This review was totally written by a friend, I don't know any English, if there's any mistake, blame her not me.

Well, according to the kids who only care about shipping idiot couples, who likes arguing with which girl the protagonist should finish and nothing else, the mangá had a bad end, I do not agree much...

The focus of the manga always was the no-sense humor, use the fanservice as a joke, make fun of the absurd situations as possible and never happen in real life, play around with cliché of ecchi stories, and the end obviously could not have been different.

Other comments that I read read more
Jan 5, 2018
Xenience (All reviews)
This review WILL CONTAIN SPOILERS. It will be discussing the very big drop-off of humor and story that happened towards the end, as well as the horrendous ending that the readers received. I will, even with that being said, try and not spoil much. Just don't read the overall score, but honestly, I think I'd save your time if you do read it.

So I was going to just talk about the story, but I wrote too much about it. I'll use the format the reviewer gives me and try and make it as compact as possible.

Art: Really good. I mean, read more


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