VIDEO: "Food Wars" Preview and Cast Update Posted

Latest look at spring Shonen Jump adaptation presented at AnimeJapan 2015

The AnimeJapan 2015 event preview for the spring 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!, has been posted.

Along with this was the introduction of cast members Yuichi Nakamura (Fairy Tail's Gray Fullbuster, Log Horizon's William Massachusetts) as French cuisine restaurant owner Kojirō Shinomiya, Takehito Koyasu as Tootsuki Resort general heaf chef Gin Dojima (Sword Art Online's Oberonand Mamiko Noto (Fairy Tail's Mavis Vermillion) as Japanese Japanese cuisine restaurant "Kirinoya" proprietor Hinako Inui

 

Yoshitomo Yonetani (The King of Braves GaoGaiGarBettermanTiger & Bunny films) directs the TV anime adaptation for J.C.STAFF (Revolutionary Girl Utenaselector infected WIXOSS). It is scheduled to premiere in Japan sometime in 2015.

 

Series composition: Shogo Yasukawa (Hyperdimension Neptunia: The Animation)

Character design: Tomoyuki Shitaya (kissxsissBakuman.Jinsei)

Sound director: Jin Aketagawa (Kanojo ga Flag wo OraretaraIs the order a rabbit?)

Music: Tatsuya Kato (Free!Celestial Method)

Anime production: J.C.STAFF

 

Yoshitsugu Matsuoka is lead Sōma Yukihira, Erina Nakiri will be voiced by Risa Taneda, Megumi Tadokoro is Minami Takahashi and Ikumi Mito is Shizuka Ishigami.

 

 

 

via @syokugeki_off


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Scott Green is editor and reporter for anime and manga at geek entertainment site Ain't It Cool News. Follow him on Twitter at @aicnanime.

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