Busou Chuugakusei: Basket Army

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Synonyms: Basket Army
Japanese: 武装中学生 バスケットアーミー


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Type: ONA
Episodes: 5
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Dec 22, 2011 to Dec 20, 2012
Producers: Enterbrain
Licensors: None found, add some
Source: Manga
Genre: ActionAction
Theme: MilitaryMilitary
Duration: 4 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

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Score: 5.651 (scored by 25882,588 users)
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Ranked: #113462
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Popularity: #7580
Members: 6,648
Favorites: 4

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Synopsis

The story is set in August of 2026 at the Fuji Training Facility. Natori Touko, a third-year middle school student in the Eastern Private Defense Academy, is entrenched in field training with instructor Kamiya. It has been a harsh training regiment, but it is finally the last day. Kamiya proposes a extracurricular class under the name Newest Weapons Research. But then, an incident occurs that rocks all of Japan.

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Higa, Romanov
Director, Storyboard, Editing
Kameyama, Toshiki
Sound Director
Kawai, Kenji
Music
Satou, Yuuko
Color Design


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Reviews

Sep 17, 2013
Mixed Feelings
Busou Chuugakusei: Basket Army. What is this little obscure ONA with 4 minute episodes, you ask? That is a very good question, and I have no clue.

I think Busuo Chuugakusei is supposed to be about a group of 8 middle school students fighting off some sort of evil military group from their school. I think, as this show never tells you. Apparently based off of a novel, Busuo Chuugakusei is more or less a series of short stories as these random group of kids fight against... Whatever... Actually, they don't even fight at all. It's more or less their daily life in this random school ...
Jun 11, 2023
Mixed Feelings
I recommend reading this if you are deciding on whether or not to watch this anime.

I'm gonna say straight up that this is not worth watching just by itself. This anime doesn't present any normal or acceptable storyline that would have any significant meaning. It is basically just a trailer for you to read the light novel.

Still, I have to admit, the idea presented here is kind of intriguing: the middle schoolers of an unknown school are armed and decide to protect some kind of cube that decides the fate of Japan. They are now hunted or rather pulled into war with some other ...
Apr 3, 2014
I thought that I should write a review about this anime, since it has an interesting premise. There's not much to say about the anime, but I will elaborate why my interests were attained during the course of this short work of anime.

Story: 2/10
Being a 5 episode anime, with 4 minutes in each episode the story definitely wasn't there. It had an interesting backstory, and it seemed the anime was created with the thought that it would be completed. The anime contained many plot holes which would probably have been explained in later episodes if there were any. The lack of story/ story development and ...

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