Prison School – Mad Wax OAD Promotional Video

The first promotional video has been revealed for the upcoming OAD of the anime adaptation of Akira Hiramoto’s Prison School (Kangoku Gakuen) manga. The video itself showcases scenes from the special, which will be adapting the manga’s Mad Wax Arc. The video also introduces a new character: Mitsuko Yokoyama voiced by Mikako Takahashi (Ayumi Yamada in Honey and Clover).

The Prison School OAD will be bundled with a limited edition of the manga’s 20th volume, releasing on March 4, 2016.

Here is the OAD’s visual:

Prison-School-OAD-Visual

The main cast of the anime consists of:

  • Hiroshi Kamiya (Levi from Attack on Titan) leads the cast as Kiyoshi Fujino

Prison School -Anime-Character-Design-Kiyoshi Fujino

 

  • Katsuyuki Konishi (Luxus Dreher in Fairy Tail) will voice Takehito Morokuzu

Prison School -Anime-Character-Design-Takehito Morokuzu

 

  • Kenichi Suzumura (Mikiya Kokutou from Kara no Kyoukai) as Shingo Wakamoto

Prison School -Anime-Character-Design-Shingo Wakamoto

 

  • Daisuke Namikawa (Rokuro Okajima in Black Lagoon) voices Jouji Nezu

Prison School -Anime-Character-Design-Jouji Nezu

 

  • Kazuyuki Okitsu (Jonathan Joestar in JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure) will be voicing Reiji Andou

Prison School Anime-Character-Design-Reiji-Andou

 

  • Sayaka Ohara (Erza Scarlet from Fairy Tail) is voicing Mari Kurihara

Prison School Anime-Character-Design-President-Mari Kurihara

 

  • Shizuka Itou (Akeno Himejima from High School DxD) voices the role of Meiko Shiraki

Prison School Anime-Character-Design-Meiko Shiraki

 

  • Kana Hanazawa (Kosaki Onodera in Nisekoi) as Hana Midorikawa

Prison School Anime-Character-Design-Hana Midorikawa

The main production staff of the anime is as follows:

  • Director: Tsutomu Mizushima (Shirobako, Girls und Panzer)
  • Series Composer: Michiko Yokote (Shirobako, xxxHolic)
  • Anime Character Designer and Chief Animation Director: Junichiro Taniguchi (Mahou Shoujo Madoka★Magica Movies, Gekkan Shoujo Nozaki-kun)
  • Animation Studio: J.C. Staff (Sakurasou no Pet na Kanojo, Toradora! )

Prison School -Anime-Visual-2

Here is a synopsis of the series from MAL:

Hachimitsu Academy, known for its strict academic standards and even stricter school code, is making a giant change this year. In the first time in school history, they are allowing boys to be admitted. As Fujino Kiyoshi starts his first day at Hachimitsu Academy he is shocked to find out that there are only 4 other guys in the entire school, making the ratio of girls to boys 200:1. And to their dismay, not one of the thousand girls will talk to them or even acknowledge them. But Kiyoshi and the guys are about to find out about the shadow student council that has been threatening the female students about interacting with male students.

You can visit the anime’s website here: http://prison-anime.com/
And follow their Twitter: @prison_anime

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