Coming with July 4th's release of volume 25 of Yūto Tsukuda and Shun Saeki's Food Wars!: Shokugeki no Soma, the limited edition of the cooking competition manga will feature a new anime episode on DVD. Tentatively titled "Tōtsuki's Elite Ten," the autumn themed story will feature the fall finalists in a Momijigari (maple viewing) evaluation.
Shokugeki no Soma's food warriors are getting a bit of a vacation in an anime special, featured at the Jump Festa anime tour, then a bonus DVD, released with volume 24 of the manga on May 2nd (pre-order deadline is March 5th). Promoting sales of the latter, a preview of the hot springs trip has been posted. Get a look after the jump.
A recent piece by The Kitchen Sisters for the "Hidden Kitchens" segment of NPR's Morning Edition radio news program profiles gourmet / cooking / food manga. Hit the jump to learn more.
To promote the upcoming release on July 27, Lantis today posted a full version music video for two-member unit SCREEN mode's 7th single "ROUGH DIAMONDS," the OP theme for Shokugeki no Soma: The Second Plate, the second season of the TV anime adaptation of Yuto Tsukuda and Shun Saeki's cooking-themed manga. Check the full-length video after the jump!
Lantis has posted a short version music video for four-member Japanese rock band nano.RIPE's 16th single "Snow Drop." The song will be featured as the ED theme for the upcoming TV anime second season Food Wars! Shokugeki no Soma: The Second Plate. Check the song before the TV anime premiere on July 2!