On the official Twitter account for the anime adaptation of the manga written by Yuuto Tsukuda and illustrated by Shun Saeki, Shokugeki no Souma, a new promotional video for the anime was published Shokugeki no Souma: Gou no Sara, the fifth season of the adaptation.

The series will restart its broadcast from its first episode on July 3, so the third episode (the originally delayed one) will air until July 17. The series suspended airing new episodes in mid-April due to the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on production.

For their part, Tsukuda and Saeki began publishing the manga in the magazine. Weekly Shonen Jump from the publisher Shueisha in 2012. Subsequently, the publication of three additional chapters was announced as an epilogue entitled “Le dessert” in the magazine Jump Giga.

The manga has been adapted into four anime series by the studio. J.C Staff. The first season aired for 24 episodes in 2015. The 13-episode second season premiered in 2016. The third season premiered in October 2017, and the second half premiered in April 2018. The fourth season premiered. in October 2019 and had 12 episodes.

Cast of voices

  • Yoshitsugu Matsuoka like Souma Yukihira.
  • Hisako Kanemoto like Erina Nakiri.
  • Minami Takahashi like Megumi Tadokoro.
  • Shizuka Itou like Rindou Kobayashi.
  • Takahiro Sakurai like Satoshi Isshiki.
  • Rikiya Koyama like Jouichirou Yukihira.
  • Natsuki Hanae like Takumi Aldini.
  • Akira Ishida like Eishi Tsukasa.
  • Yuki Kaji like Terunori Kuga.

Production team

  • Yoshitomo Yonetani is in charge of directing the anime in the studios J.C. Staff.
  • Shougo Yasukawa is in charge of writing and supervising the scripts.
  • Tomoyuki Shitaya is in charge of character design.
  • Tatsuya Katou is in charge of the composition of the soundtrack under the sound direction of Jin Aketagawa.
  • nano.RIPE performs the opening theme song "Last Chapter".
  • Mai Fuchigami he performs the closing song titled “Crossing Road”.

Synopsis of Shokugeki no Souma

Souma works with her father in the family restaurant. The young man dreams of being a better chef than his father. However, when he decides to close the restaurant to go to one of the best restaurants in Europe, he also faces a challenge: to be the best student at Tootsuki, the best private cooking school in all of Japan. Thereafter, Sōma will have to put all the meat on the spit to graduate from one of the most demanding and competitive institutions in the world.

Source: Official Twitter Account

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