Great Teacher Onizuka (GTO)

Source : manga by Tooru Fujisawa.
Genre : Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Slice of Life
Written by: Masashi Sogo
Studio: Pierrot
Episodes: 43
Duration: 25 m+


Onizuka a former bike gang leader, has set his eyes on becoming the great teacher for the purpose of meeting sexy high school girls. Only to get disappointed as he gets assigned to “Class O”, a group of delinquents and blackmailers, and ends resigning. After a seres of bizarre incidents he gets another job in Holy Forest Academy, only to end up as a home room teacher of another barbaric class. This time he took a different approach by embarking  on a mission of self-discovery by breaking through to each student one-by-one, and helping each student to overcome the student’s problems and learn to genuinely enjoy life. He uses methods that would be unorthodox, against the law, and also life-threatening, yet somehow, he manages to succeed in educating and opening up his students.


“its not even funny to be late from the day one.” – onizuka
“if you take control at the beginning, the rest is easy!” -onizuka