Warner Bros. Japan is handling the home video release for the second season of Food Wars: Shokugeki no Soma on DVD and Blu-ray for its home territory. While the company is prepping things for the third season, we’ve got box sets for the first season about to hit and they’ve now revealed the packaging for the first one The first season, which ran for twenty-four episodes, is getting done up as two half season box sets. They’ll land on November 8th, 2017 and December 13th, 2017 respectively priced at 12,000 yen each. Each set has it reauthored down to just four discs.
Check out our review of the season.
Directed by Yoshitomo Yonetani, the series is being animated at JC Staff with Shogko Yasukawa handling the scripts and Tomoyuki Shitaya working on the character design adaptations. It’ll star Yoshitsugu Matsuoka as Soma Yukihira, Risa Taneda as Erina Nakir, Minami Takahashi as Megumi Tadokoro, Ikumi Mito as Shizuka Ishigami, Maaya Uchida as Yūki Yoshino, Ai Kayano as Ryōko Sakaki, Taishi Murata as Shun Ibusaki, Yūsuke Kobayashi as Zenji Marui, Ai Kakuma as Mayumi Kurase, Rina Hidaka as Urara Kawashima, Banjo Ginga as Senzaemon Nakiri and Rikiya Koyama as Joichiro Yukihira.
The series is currently running in Weekly Shonen Jump by Yuto Tsukuda and Shun Saeki with ten volumes to its name so far. Viz Media publishes the manga in North America digitally and in print form.
Plot concept: Soma Yukihira’s old man runs a small family restaurant in the less savory end of town. Aiming to one day surpass his father’s culinary prowess, Soma hones his skills day in and day out until one day, out of the blue, his father decides to enroll Soma in a classy culinary school!
Can Soma really cut it in a place that prides itself on a 10 percent graduation rate? And can he convince the beautiful, domineering heiress to the school that he belongs there at all?!
|1||09/28/16||Drama CD 1, Clean Opening, Clean Closing, Audio Commentary|
|2||10/26/16||Drama CD 2, Audio Commentary|
|3||11/23/16||Soundtrack CD 1, Audio Commentary|
|4||12/28/16||Drama CD 3, Audio Commentary|
|5||01/25/17||Drama CD 4, Audio Commentary|
|6||02/22/17||Drama CD 5, Audio Commentary|
|DVD-Box||11/23/16||Clean Opening, Clean Closing, Audio Commentaries (7)|
|1||07/29/15||Original Soundtrack, Clean Opening, Clean Closing, Audio Commentary|
|2||08/26/15||Original Soundtrack, Clean Opening, Clean Closing, Audio Commentary|
|3||09/30/15||Drama CD, Clean Opening, Clean Closing, Audio Commentary|
|4||10/28/15||Drama CD, Mouse Pad, Audio Commentary, Live Action Bonus Materials|
|5||11/25/15||Original Soundtrack, Audio Commentary, Live Action Bonus Materials|
|6||12/23/15||Drama CD, audio commentary, mouse pad (BD only), Live Action Bonus Materials|
|7||01/27/16||Drama CD, audio commentary, poster|
|8||02/24/16||Drama CD, audio commentary|
Box Set Releases:
Season 2 Covers
Season 1 Covers
[Source: Food Wars! Shokugeki no Soma]