The fall 2019 anime series Food Wars! The Plate of God will beget the spring 2020 series Food Wars! Strong Plate where most everything is the same for staffing and casting for it. The latest update has rolled in, however, and the latest installment of Weekly Shonen Jump has revealed that nano.RIPE will be performing the opening theme song for it with “Last Chapter” while Mai Fuchigame is on board to perform “Crossing Road” as the ending theme song.
The season has Yoshitomo Yonetani directing it based on the scripts from Shogo Yasukawa. Tomoyuki Shitaya is handling the character designs with JC Staff once again handling the animation production.
The series comes from Yuto Tsukuda and Shun Saeki that began in 2012 and has thirty-six volumes out in Japan when all is said and done. Viz Media has been bringing it over here while the anime has been coming out with a couple of well-received seasons so far of the anime distributed by Sentai Filmworks.
Plot concept: Yukihira Soma was sharpening his cooking skills while working at his family’s restaurant, Yukihira Diner and entered the super-elite cooking school, Totsuki Teahouse Culinary Academy. While at the school, Soma encountered various other chefs and continued to grow, but things changed drastically as soon as Nakiri Azami took over as the school’s new director. He establishes Central, and the students become unable to cook freely anymore. Soma and his friends decide to fight back against how Central is handling things, which turns them into rebels.
And now, the time for their 2nd-year exams have arrived. Despite being put into one unfair situation after another, Soma and his friends keep pushing through, but Central also refuses to stop. Some of Soma’s friends end up expelled from the school. To try to turn things around, Soma and his friends challenge the new Totsuki Elite Ten to a Group Shokugeki.
Soma’s team have a huge victory in the first match, but things have only just begun. Enter the 2nd bout!
Will Soma and his team be able to take the Elite Ten’s spots and save their friends?