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    Battle Royale 2

    July 14, 2012 by Zakel

    Battle Royale 2, is a 2003 Japanese, dystopian, action-thiller. It is a sequel to the 2000, Battle Royale.

    In the sequel, survivors of the previous Battle Royales, led by Shuya Nanahara (the hero of the first film), have formed a terrorist group called "Wild Seven".

    As in the first book, a class of teenagers from Shikanotoride Junior High School are kidnapped by the Japanese goverment. Instead of sterotypically studious Japanese students, these ninth grade are a "ragtag collection of deliquents and losers from all over Japan," After their school bus is diverted to an army base, the students are herded in the cage, surrounded by armed guards, and confronted by their school teacher, Riki Takeuchi, who lays down the ground rules of the Battle R…

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