At Cromartie High, it’s tough being a delinquent -- a fact that do-gooder Takashi Kamiyama intimately understands. When he’s not engaging in contests of strength and rival gang wars, Kamiyama can also be found submitting punny jokes and planning his own rise to fame within the delinquents’ ranks, and that’s just the beginning! With friends like robotic Mechazawa, a giant gorilla, a hairy man from the 80s named Freddie and a clan of delinquents with mohawks that flow in the wind, how can anyone not enjoy high school?
Story: Cromartie high school is one of those anime's, in fact, one of those shows that only comes around once in a life time. I myself rarely find Japanese comedy appealing due to cultural differences, however, this anime breaks through those barriers delivering something that is truly unique and brilliant. Based on a 1980’s Japanese manga, this anime is a parody of yankii, or... read more
Take the absurdity of FLCL and Excel Saga and crank it up to Eleven, you still haven't come close to Cromartie High School. Story - 10/10 It's odd giving the story of Cromartie a Ten out of Ten when the story is, well, vague at best. While the over arching story is that of Takashi Kamiyama entering a new school for delinquents, despite being a completely upstanding citizen, each episode goes off... read more
|Cromartie High School||2001||Original Manga|