Crunchyroll Adds True Cooking Master Boy to Simulcasts, Details Food Wars! The Fourth Plate

Both series launch on October 11

 

Today's announcements for the Crunchyroll Fall 2019 Simulcast Lineup are all about FOOD. First up is a new addition, True Cooking Master Boy, which launches on Friday, October 11. Also due out on that day is the hotly-anticipated Food Wars! The Fourth Plate, so read on for more details about launch plans for both.

 

True Cooking Master Boy

Launch Time: October 11 at 11:45am PT

Territories: North America, Central America, South America, Europe, Africa, Oceania, and the Middle East

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Synopsis:

During the 19th century China, the protagonist, Liu Maoxing, wins the title of Super Chef and is the youngest to do so in history. His master, Zhou Yu, suggests that he broaden his skills as a chef even more, so he goes on a journey around China with his friends Shirou and Meili. After returning, he also teams up with Xie Lu and Lei En to fight the Underground Cooking Society. He then learns the secret about the 8 Legendary Cooking Tools. In the past, Mao’s mother, Bei, had wished for everyone’s happiness and fought against the Underground Cooking Society. In order to continue his mother’s wishes and protect the Legendary Cooking Utensils from the Underground Cooking Society, Mao and his friends go on a journey...    

 

True Cooking Master Boy

 

Food Wars! The Fourth Plate - Fall 2019 Spotlight

Launch Time: October 11 at 9:30am PT

Territories: North America, Central America, South America, Europe, Africa, Oceania, and the Middle East

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Synopsis: 

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?

 

 

Food Wars! The Fourth Plate

 

 

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Joseph Luster is the Games and Web editor at Otaku USA Magazine. You can read his webcomic, BIG DUMB FIGHTING IDIOTS at subhumanzoids. Follow him on Twitter @Moldilox. 

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