TV (12 eps)
3.919 of 5 from 7,604 votes
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After collapsing in the street bloodied and battered, You Satou has no recollection of what happened to him – the only thing he remembers is going to the supermarket to buy a bento lunchbox. After having bizarre encounters the entire following day including a stern warning to stay away from the store, You returns that night to buy dinner. But when he spies the shelf of half-priced bento and reaches out for one, the penniless teen finds himself thrust into a world where the rush to get a good deal becomes an epic battle in which only the strongest survive…

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roriconfan's avatar by roriconfan on Apr 12, 2012
Score: 4/10

Just like there is junk food, there is also junk anime, and Ben Tou is a fine example.

Animated by David Production, a minor studio which always has rather good production values in its works but never produced anything significant (examples include Ristorante Paradiso, The Book of Bantorra, Level E). I guess you can never make something good out of anything related to that piece of shit Studio... read more

Thrawn's avatar by Thrawn on Mar 25, 2012
Score: 8/10

LETS GET IT! LETS GET IT! LETS GET IT LETS GET IT LETS GO! Story: It's about people fighting over discounted Bentos. That's it. That's the entire premise of this Serious Business show, and it works. While the plot is mainly non-existant apart from some token boss battle arcs, it works as a comedy over any dramatic moments it may toss to the viewer. The fights are fast and exciting, with fists flying... read more

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