TopicDanganronpa V3: Killing Harmony got new characters
In Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony, 16 high school students fared furiously forced to kill each other in this latest novel Spike Chunsoft's novel. Let's get to know one-on-one!
Anime and gaming fans must be familiar with the name Danganronpa. First introduced through the game Danganronpa: Happy Havoc Trigger released in 2010 for PSP, this novel visual series became famous for combining the genre of point and click adventure with a collection of interactive mini-games ranging from shoot 'em up, rhythm, and even racing.
This series has spawned many sequels and spin-offs including Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair and Danganronpa: Ultra Despair Girls. Not only that, two anime have also been produced, namely Danganronpa: Academy of Hope & Students of Despair who adapted the story in the first game, and Danganronpa 3: The End of Hope's Peak Academy that continues the second game story.
The new entry for his game series entitled Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony (not related to Dangaronpa anime 3) tells about 16 high school students who were kidnapped and locked up in a college named Ultimate Academy for Gifted Juveniles.
However, these 16 students are not regular high school students, but they are Ultimates, a title given to the government for the students who have fully mastered their individual talents. Inside the abandoned schoolhouse controlled by the monokuma psychopath's robot bears, they are forced to kill each other in a tournament called Killing Game Semester.
The tournament was not a mere killing game, because they were also forced to design a perfect planned murder. If another student manages to reveal the murder case, then the offender will be put to death with cruelty. But if the murder case can not be revealed, then the other students will be sentenced to death and the offender will come out as the winner.
Who kidnapped them? Why are they forced to kill each other? And who is the real mastermind behind all this? Before playing his game to uncover the mysteries, let's get to know one by one the unfortunate high school students who become participants of this killer tournament!