Danganronpa 3 was previous adapted into an anime series and based off of the video game series. It was announced that Shun Nishime, previously Takeru Tenkuji of Kamen Rider Ghost, would star as the protagonist Makoto Naegi.
Nishime expressed excitement over playing the role since he has been a long time fan of the Danganronpa series, even before it was announced he landed the lead role.
Danganronpa 3: The End of the Stage 2018 will launch in the Summer of 2018. It will be performed on July 20-23, 2018 in Tokyo, July 27-29, 2017 in Osaka, and August 8-13, 2018 in Tokyo.
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