Shokugeki no Soma tells the story of a boy named Sōma Yukihira, whose dream is to become a full-time chef in his father’s neighbourhood restaurant and surpass his father’s culinary skills. But just as Sōma graduates from middle school, his father, Jōichirō Yukihira, gets a new job that requires him to travel around the world and closes his shop.
However, Sōma’s fighting spirit is rekindled by a challenge from Jōichirō which is to survive in an elite culinary school where only 10% of the students manage to graduate, where he meets many amazing students and experiences new events that allow him to grow further towards his cooking goal.
The 30th issue of Shueisha‘s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine shows the anime being titled differently for the third season called: Shokugeki no Soma: San no Sara (Food Wars! The Third Plate). This new season will focus on the battle between the Council of Ten.This should be availabe to watch on Crunchyroll in July 2017.
Check out the season 3 promo video above for this awesome slice of life cooking anime.
The third season of Food Wars follows Erina as she faces her own issues when her father, Azami Nakiri, replaces her grandfather as the new administrator of their school. Azami Nakiri will reportedly threaten Erina that she will lose her position in the academy if she doesn’t follow his new rules on cooking.
This 30th issue also reveals the third season’s first key visual . The visual features Sōma Yukihira, Erina Nakiri, Azami Nakiri (Erina’s father), Eishi Tsukasa (Council of Ten first seat), and Rindō Kobayashi (Council of Ten second seat).
The announcement also reveals the following returning voice actors:
- Yoshitsugu Matsuoka as Sōma Yukihira
- Akira Ishida as Eishi Tsukasa
- Shizuka Itou as Rindō Kobayashi
- Rie Kugimiya as Momo Akanegakubo
- Kana Hanazawa as Nene Kinokuni
- Yuuki Kaji as Terunori Kuga
Written by SCORPZGCA