Majisuka Gakuen 3 (マジすか学園3?) is a AKB48 drama. Although continuing the name of the "Majisuka Gakuen" series, the story and all the characters were completely re-casted. The drama was announced in June 2012, and had the first promotional picture to not use any #1 singles. It was aired on Fridays at 00:12 on TV Tokyo and started airing on July 13, 2012.
The story takes place in Prison HOPE, nicknamed Majisuka Prison, in year 20XX. With the reform of Juvenile Law, private juvenile prisons were born. Dangerous delinquent young girls who have been abandoned by society, school, and even their family are gathered in a place where the detention period is unlimited. This prison is a battle ring where only the fittest survived.
- Team Habu
- Team Mongoose
- Other Prisoners
The story continues to use the name of the Majisuka Gakuen series but with the characters and plot completely re-casted. The story is now set in prison after the Juvenile Law was passed, and the connection with the previous season, as described by the series' director, "is up to the audiences' imagination",.