Toilet-Bound Hanako-kun ( () (ばく) (しょう) (ねん) (はな) () くん Jibaku Shōnen Hanako-kun?), alternatively "Jibaku Shounen Hanako-kun," is a manga series written and illustrated by AidaIro.


The manga started in July 2014. It currently runs in the monthly magazine GFantasy, and is being published by Square Enix.

Yen Press has licensed to digitally release the manga in English, with the official translated title being Toilet-Bound Hanako-kun. Elex Media has licensed the manga for an Indonesian translation, under the title Hanako Si Arwah Penasaran.

As of March 2020, the manga has 12 volumes in print in Japanese, 9 digital volumes in English (with print editions to be released in 2020), and 12 volumes in Indonesian.

A special edition of Volume 11 was also published concurrently with the regular edition, with a different book jacket design and a mini booklet featuring the "Ghost Hotel's Cafe" event, as does a special edition of Volume 12, featuring a different book jacket design and an original playing card set featuring Hanako-kun characters.

A special volume, titled Volume 0, was also released. The volume contains pilot chapters of Jibaku Shounen Hanako-kun before it was officially serialized, and AidaIro's debut oneshot, Dear My Living Dead.

Square Enix has also published a Jibaku Shounen Hanako-kun artbook, featuring clean versions of previously released artwork and various bonus content.

An anime adaptation by studio Lerche was announced in April 2019, and aired in 2020's winter anime season.

Plot Summary

"Hanako-san, Hanako-san... are you there?"

At Kamome Academy, rumors abound about the school's Seven Mysteries, one of which is Hanako-san. Said to occupy the third stall of the third-floor girls' bathroom in the old school building, Hanako-san grants any wish when summoned.

Nene Yashiro, an occult-loving high school girl who dreams of romance, ventures into this haunted bathroom... but the Hanako-san she meets there is nothing like she imagined!

Kamome Academy's Hanako-san... is a boy!


Main article: Chapter List


Main article: Chapters and Volumes




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Chapters and Volumes
Volume 0
Chapter 1 (Pilot)Chapter 2 (Pilot)Chapter 3 (Pilot)Dear My Living Dead
Volume 1
Chapter 01Chapter 02Chapter 03Chapter 04Chapter 05
Volume 2
Chapter 06Chapter 07Chapter 08Chapter 09Chapter 10
Volume 3
Chapter 11Chapter 12Chapter 13Chapter 14Chapter 15
Volume 4
Chapter 16Chapter 17Chapter 18Chapter 19Chapter 20
Volume 5
Chapter 21Chapter 22Chapter 23Chapter 24Chapter 25
Volume 6
Chapter 26Chapter 27Chapter 28Chapter 29Chapter 30
Volume 7
Chapter 31Chapter 32Chapter 33Chapter 34Chapter 35
Volume 8
Chapter 36Chapter 37Chapter 38Chapter 39Chapter 40
Volume 9
Chapter 41Chapter 42Chapter 43Chapter 44Chapter 45
Volume 10
Chapter 46Chapter 47Chapter 48Chapter 49Chapter 50
Volume 11
Chapter 51Chapter 52Chapter 53Chapter 54Chapter 55
Volume 12
Chapter 56Chapter 57Chapter 58Chapter 59Chapter 60
Volume 13
Chapter 61Chapter 62Chapter 63Chapter 64Chapter 65
Volume 14
Chapter 66Chapter 67Chapter 68Chapter 69Chapter 70
Volume 15
Chapter 71Chapter 72Chapter 73Chapter 74Chapter 75
Chapter 01Chapter 02Chapter 03Chapter 04Chapter 05
Chapter 06Chapter 07Chapter 08Chapter 09Chapter 10
Chapter 11Chapter 12Chapter 13Chapter 14Chapter 15
Chapter 16Chapter 17
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