It’s throwdown time! Everyone into the kitchen for hot Shokugeki action!
The newest issue of Japan’s Weekly Shonen Jump revealed that a second season of Food Wars: Shokugeki no Soma is in the works. As of press time, cast and crew information is still unknown.
Weekly Shonen Jump will celebrate the news with a reader recipe contest. The publication is inviting fans to submit photos and recipes for a chance to be featured in the Food Wars: Shokugeki no Soma manga, or to win a special Food Wars student notebook.
The Food Wars! Shokugeki no Soma adapts Yūto Tsukuda and Shun Saeki’s manga of the same name. The series kicked off in April 2015, and ran for 24 episodes. Yoshitomo Yonetani (Nurse Witch Komugi, Tiger & Bunny The Movie -The Rising-) directed the series at J.C. Staff, while Tomoyuki Shitaya (Bakuman, Kiss×sis) provided character designs. Scripts were provided by Shinichi Inotsume and Shogo Yasukawa.