Monokuma's twisted killing game returns in a new school with a new cast of 16 ultimate students. However this time, the killing game will never end until only two or less remain alive.

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Kazutaka Kodaka
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Sayaka Kanda ... Kaede Akamatsu (voice)
Hikaru Midorikawa ... Rantarô Amami (voice)
Haruka Ishida Haruka Ishida ... Miu Iruma (voice)
Hiro Shimono ... Kokichi Oma (voice)
Tetsuya Kakihara Tetsuya Kakihara ... Ki-Bo (voice)
Shunsuke Takeuchi Shunsuke Takeuchi ... Gonta Gokuhara (voice)
Megumi Hayashibara ... Shuichi Saihara (voice)
Mikako Komatsu Mikako Komatsu ... Tsumugi Shirogane (voice)
Kenichi Suzumura ... Korekiyo Shinguji (voice)
Sora Tokui Sora Tokui ... Tenko Chabashira (voice)
Kikuko Inoue ... Kirumi Tojo (voice)
Maaya Sakamoto ... Maki Harukawa (voice)
Akio Ôtsuka ... Ryoma Hoshi (voice)
Ryohei Kimura Ryohei Kimura ... Kaito Momota (voice)
Aimi Tanaka Aimi Tanaka ... Himiko Yumeno (voice)

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High school student Kaede Akamatsu is kidnapped and awakens trapped in Ultimate Academy for Gifted Juveniles, where she meets 15 fellow students including Shuichi Saihara. The group is abruptly accosted by a series of bear robots, known as Monokubs who expose them to a "Flashback Light," a flashlight similar to a neuralyzer. When Kaede next awakens the students remembers having ultimate talents, Kaede as the "Ultimate Pianist", while Shuichi as the Ultimate Detective. Monokuma - a robotic bear - arrives and informs the students that the only way to escape the academy is to successfully murder another student and not be voted as the culprit at the resulting trial.

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Only danganronpa game to boast the "female protagonist" tag on steam See more »

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Kokichi sets off an electrobomb (A device that disables electronics) in the Exisal hanger to disable Monokuma's hidden cameras to prevent them recording the murder, however Kokichi's own camera somehow records the incident fine without being disabled by the electrobomb. See more »

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Kaede Akamatsu: [speaking] Nothing. No light. No sound. No form. No voice. No knowledge of who I am... Who I am? Who am I? I extend a hand. A hand that belongs to no one. To take hold of my existence -
[cue a graphic of Kaede Akamatsu's face near to the camera]
Kaede Akamatsu: This is me. My name is Kaede Akamatsu. I just remembered who I am.
[the camera slowly focuses out of Kaede and her eyes point inward with confusion]
Kaede Akamatsu: Nice to meet... me. I'm the protagonist of this crazy story.
[cue the introductory Prologue card]
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Follows Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair (2012) See more »

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an amazing game with a unrealistic reality show that commits crimes for fame and love
30 October 2019 | by leonybvyvSee all my reviews

With an ungodly amount of content, Danganronpa v3 actually, and amazingly, once again improves upon the series formulaic "Killing Game" and extra modes. By adding new mechanics and improving old ones in Class Trials, vast improvements to freedom of movement, some really unique plot twists and turns, an entirely new cast of characters, more fun minigames in the story, and even MORE extra modes (including an RPG mode with characters from previous entries in the franchise that could almost be its own game), Danganronpa v3: Killing Harmony is simultaneously a love letter and a brow beating to the fans, revealing in their despair while simultaneously mocking them for their thirst for more bloodshed.

I was upset at the first trial...because some of your opponents were right (espically Ryoma), and yet you fight back with lies; without knowing it from the start, after many characters were acuused, something abominable happened to Kaede! The Mastermind & Monokuma killed her, because she was innocent! For a reality show that kills off innocent people!

Damn you, Tsumugi! I can't stop crying for hours over the last trial. The thought of fiction being slavery, doing nothing to change the world, (it's not slavery and fiction does change the world in real life). I was literally wailing, drowning in a sea of sadness, in DESPAIR! A despair so horrible that you'd feel as if you wanted to die, no matter how strong willed you are!

While it was likely meant to be a masterfully crafted send off to the series, I can't help but suspect there's more Danganronpa down the road for developer Spike Chunsoft. Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair saw them truly finding their footing in the universe. Danganronpa v3 saw them perfect their craft.


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