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The Best Prison Manga  

Ranker Anime
200 votes 40 voters 1.6k views 20 items

Prison is one of the most dramatic possible settings for a story, which means that there's a ton of amazing prison manga that are worth your time and effort. If you love tales of crime and punishment, use this list of prison manga recommendations to help you find your next great read.

If you love eye-popping fan service, you should check out Prison School, a raunchy manga about a prison run by busty wardens. If you're looking for something a little more heartfelt, try Our Happy Hours, which chronicles the growing relationship between an imprisoned man and the woman who writes him letters. No matter what your tastes are, there's something in the prison genre for you.

The rankings are created by your votes, so let the world know which prison manga you think is the best one. 

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Fort of Apocalypse is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Prison Manga
Kazu Inabe, Yuu Kuraishi
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Prison School is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Prison Manga
Akira Hiramoto
3
Nanbaka is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Prison Manga
Shō Futamata
4
Deadman Wonderland is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Prison Manga
Kazuma Kondou
5
Banana Fish is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Prison Manga
Akimi Yoshida
6
Deadlock is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Prison Manga
Saki Aida, Yuh Takashina
7
Prison Lab is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Prison Manga
Kantetsu
8
Cross Ange: Rondo of Angel and... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Prison Manga
9
Doing Time is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Prison Manga
Kazuichi Hanawa
10
JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Part ... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Prison Manga
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Prisoner Riku is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Prison Manga
Shinobu Seguchi
12
Riki-Oh is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Prison Manga
Masahiko Takajo
13
Tozasareta Nergal is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Prison Manga
Aruma Rumi
14
Sasori is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Prison Manga
Tooru Shinohara
15
Our Happy Hours is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Prison Manga
Yumeka Sumomo
16
Kaiji 2 is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Prison Manga
Nobuyuki Fukumoto
17
Under Grand Hotel is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Prison Manga
Mika Sadahiro
18
Mori no Asagao is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Prison Manga
Mamora Gouda
19
Rainbow: Nisha Rokubou no Shic... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Prison Manga
20
Criminals Meals is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Prison Manga
Shigeru Tsuchiyama