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Japanese: トリコ
English: Toriko
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Type: Manga
Volumes: 43
Chapters: 396
Status: Finished
Published: May 19, 2008 to Nov 21, 2016
Genres: Action Action, Adventure Adventure, Comedy Comedy, Fantasy Fantasy, Gourmet Gourmet
Demographic: Shounen Shounen
Serialization: Shounen Jump (Weekly)
Authors: Shimabukuro, Mitsutoshi (Story & Art)


Score: 7.631 (scored by 2241422,414 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #20502
2 based on the top manga page. Please note that 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #346
Members: 45,362
Favorites: 1,629


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In a world where the taste and texture of food are an extremely important part of life, a man with superhuman skills is regularly hired by restaurants and the rich as a hunter of precious foods. With the "help" of his timid accomplice, inspired by Toriko's greatness to accompany him, he travels to capture the evasive and ferocious animals he needs to create the ultimate dinner course.

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In 2009, Toriko was nominated for the 2nd Manga Taisho Award.

The manga was published in English by VIZ Media under the Shonen Jump imprint from June 1, 2010 to August 7, 2018; in Brazilian Portuguese by Panini Comics/Planet Manga since April 2013; and in Spanish by Planeta Cómic since November 2012.

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Nov 21, 2016
Toriko is pretty good. Please read it.

This series is something that I will always have fond memories of. I read this all the way through high school and it was possibly one of my favorite series ever. Bursting with character, creative ideas both by the SHIMABUKURO and his fans, and really AWESOME fights, Toriko is definitely something to behold.

Food is not just food in this series. SHIMABUKURO, throughout the series, shows the importance that food can have on society and the individuals that inhabit it. It is used not only to give sustenance, but it can be used to make economies thrive and helps us ...
Aug 23, 2020
Mixed Feelings
I wanna put toriko as one of my all time favorites manga, I really do, but it’s just not an amazing manga contrary to what other reviewers say. It has too many flaws to be considered great. OG Gatsu nailed it pretty well.

[Warning, this review containers quite a bit of spoilers, DO NOT READ IF YOU DO NOT WANT TO BE SPOILED]

Story: Pretty basic for a Shonen. Toriko and friends go to a new location to get a new food -> Monsters/Villain stands in their way to prevent Toriko and friends from reaching their goal -> the Monsters/Villains get defeated by Toriko and friends -> ...
Jul 28, 2018
I bet you’re wondering “how can a shounen about food be interesting?”. I thought the same thing until I read it, and honestly it completely blew my expectations away... at first. I’ll explain what I mean later

- Unique concept and setting (Can you name another battle manga about food?)
- Godly world building. Seriously, it’s one of the best in manga
- Amazing art, with brutal action sequences
- The hype is over 9000!!

These are the only pros I can think of for Toriko unfortunately, because i felt this series had a lot more flaws.


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