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Aku no Kyouten

Aku no Kyouten

Alternative Titles

English: Lesson of the Evil
Synonyms: Aku no Kyoten
Japanese: 悪の教典


Type: Manga
Volumes: 9
Chapters: 36
Status: Finished
Published: Mar 7, 2012 to Sep 7, 2015
Authors: Karasuyama, Eiji (Art), Kishi, Yusuke (Story)
Serialization: good! Afternoon


Score: 7.531 (scored by 675 users)
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Ranked: #33782
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Popularity: #3612
Members: 2,420
Favorites: 41
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A teacher named Seiji Hasumi is loved by his students and respected by his peers. However, his outward charm masks his true nature. In reality, Hasumi is a psychopath who is unable to feel empathy for other human beings. Specifically, he has a severe antisocial personality disorder. Because of his mental condition, Hasumi chooses to deal with problems like bullying and overbearing "monster parents" the easy way, by systematically murdering his students/parents.


Aku no Kyouten is based on the 2010 novel of the same name. The novel received a live-action film adaptation which released in Japan on November 11, 2012.


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Apr 3, 2018
TheLewdOtaku (All reviews)

So basically this story is about a homicidal sociopath who has somehow managed to become a teacher. Interesting.

The story itself is handled well, it isn't outstanding or anything though. There's no intense psychological aspect to it as of yet and I think since we're about a third of the way through the story at this point there won't be any of that in the future. This story is your average Japanese crime thriller, the kind you would find on Netflix or whatever else streaming services you use. In fact, It has a movie and I'm pretty sure the movie is what spawned the manga read more


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