TV anime to adapt "Shonen Jump" cooking competition manga
A new teaser offers the first animated hype for the TV anime adaptation of Yuto Tsukuda and Shun Saeki's ecchi cooking manga Shokugeki no Soma, released in North America by Viz as Food Wars!
51-year-old Yoshitomo Yonetani (The King of Braves GaoGaiGar, Betterman, Tiger & Bunny films) directs the TV anime adaptation for J.C.STAFF (Revolutionary Girl Utena, selector infected WIXOSS). It is scheduled to premiere in Japan sometime in 2015.
Series composition: Shogo Yasukawa (Hyperdimension Neptunia: The Animation)
Character design: Tomoyuki Shitaya (kissxsiss, Bakuman., Jinsei)
Sound director: Jin Aketagawa (Kanojo ga Flag wo Oraretara, Is the order a rabbit?)
Music: Tatsuya Kato (Free!, Celestial Method)
Anime production: J.C.STAFF
Yoshitsugu Matsuoka as lead Sōma Yukihira, Erina Nakiri will be voiced by Risa Taneda, Megumi Tadokoro is Minami Takahashi and Ikumi Mito is Shizuka Ishigami.