On the official website for the light novel series by Shougo Kinugasa and illustrated by Shunsaku Tomose, Youkoso Jitsuryoku Shijou Shugi no Kyoushitsu e (also known as Classroom of the elite), the cover of the tenth volume of the manga adaptation by Yuyu Ichinowhich will be released in Japan on August 20.

Ichino started publishing the manga in the magazine Monthly comic alive from the publisher Media factory in January 2016. The publisher published the ninth volume on January 23.

For their part, Kinusaga and Tomose began to publish the light novels on the editorial stamp. MF Bunko J. from the publisher Media factory in May 2015. The publisher published the second volume of the new arc series on June 25 (the 15th overall). The new arch of novels is published under the title Youkoso Jitsuryoku Shijou Shugi no Kyoushitsu e: 2-Nensei hen.

The work inspired an anime adaptation produced by the studios with twelve episodes. lark, Led by Seiji Kishi and scripts from Aoi Akashiro, released in July 2017.

Synopsis of Youkoso Jitsuryoku Shijou Shugi no Kyoushitsu e

From the outside, Koudo Ikusei High School looks like a utopia. The students enjoy great freedom and yet it is one of the best institutes in Japan. However, the reality is very far from it. There are four classes, from A to D in order of merit, and only the best receive benefits.

Kiyotaka Ayanokouji is a grade D student where the school sends its worst garbage. There he meets the non-sociable Suzune Horikita, who is sure that she was mistakenly deployed there and wants to climb positions to reach Class A, and the beautiful Kikyou Kushida, whose goal is to find as many friends as possible. Although persistence in school is eternal, persistence in class is not, and students can use whatever method they find convenient to climb positions ...

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