Sayonara Zetsubou Sensei

Nozomu Itoshiki is a high school teacher so pessimistic that even the smallest of misfortunes can send him into a pit of raging despair; some of these "catastrophes" even lead to suicide attempts. Sayonara Zetsubou Sensei is a satirical slice-of-life comedy set in the modern day, covering various aspects of Japanese life and culture through Nozomu and his interactions with his students: Kiri Komori, a recluse who refuses to leave the school; Abiru Kobushi, an enigma who frequently arrives to class with severe and mysterious injuries; the hyper-optimistic Kafuuka Fuura, Nozomu's polar opposite; and several other unusual girls, all of whom are just as eccentric as their teacher.

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Airs on: Japan Kids Station (2007 - 2009)
Runtime: 25 minutes
Status: Ended
Language: Japanese
Show Type: Animation
Genres: Comedy Anime
Episodes ordered: 13 episodes

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Also known as:
  • 俗・さよなら絶望先生 (Japan Japan)
  • さよなら絶望先生 (Japan Japan)
  • Sayonara Zetsubou Sensei 3
  • Zan Sayonara Zetsubou Sensei
  • So Long Mr. Despair 2nd
  • Sayonara Zetsubou Sensei Dai Ni Ki
  • Sayonara Zetsubo Sensei 2nd Season
  • Zoku Sayonara Zetsubou Sensei
  • Goodbye Teacher Despair
  • Sayonara Zetsubo Sensei
  • Sayonara, Zetsubou-Sensei
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