Many fans believe that the Danganronpa anime and its game are nearly identical. For the most part, they are correct. Obviously, the game has mechanics for the player to use while the audiences are just along for the ride in the anime. In Danganronpas case, the story is just the same.
Why is Danganronpa 3 an anime and not a game?
Dangaronpa 3 Originally, they were going to make an anime of Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair. They wanted to create something that would involve Class Trials, but because it would be too painful for the students of Hopes Peak Academy to kill each other again, they decided to conclude with an anime.
Did the Danganronpa anime come first or the game?
Danganronpa: The Animation is an anime adaptation of DGR1, AKA Trigger Happy Havoc, AKA THH. THH is the basis of the entire DGR story/franchise; it is the first game, but not the first event of DGR chronologically.
Is there a Danganronpa v2 anime?
Theres no Danganronpa 2 anime. While the first season of the Danganronpa anime is an adaptation of Trigger Happy Havoc, its sequel season, Danganronpa 3: The End of Hopes Peak High School, is set both before the first game and after the second.
Why is Danganronpa so popular?
They love the series for its zany, multifaceted characters. In a series with dozens upon dozens of heroes and villains, its character designs and strong writing is what makes players cling to them, to the extent of cosplaying as them, writing fan fiction, and more. Its what makes the series standout.