The official anime website for Shokugeki no Soma (Food Wars) franchise has unveiled the key visual for the series. Food War anime season 5 will be titled Shokugeki no Sōma: Gō no Sara (Strong Plate, a pun on “Go” meaning “five”) and will adapt the BLUE arc of the manga. The television anime will have its broadcast premiere on April 10th.
J.C.Staff aired the anime show first season between April 3, 2015, and September 25, 2015. A second season aired between July 2, 2016, and September 24, 2016. The anime series third season premiered on October 3rd. The second half of series third season aired between April 9, 2018, and June 25, 2018. Food War! Shokugeki no Soma anime series season 4 premiered in October 2019.
Food Wars!: Shokugeki no Soma (Shokugeki no Sōma, lit. “Sōma of the Shokugeki”) is a shōnen manga series written by Yūto Tsukuda and illustrated by Shun Saeki and Yuki Morisaki who helped with the recipes for the anime series. The manga individual chapters have been serialized in Weekly Shōnen Jump since 2012, with tankōbon volumes being released by Shueisha. The series received a light novel titled “Shokugeki no Sōma: à la carte” written by Michiko Itō and illustrated by Shun Saeki. The novel was published in Jump j-Books on February 4, 2014. A spin-off manga titled “Shokugeki no Sōma – L’étoile” by Michiko Itō and illustrator Taiki Asatoki was launched in Shounen Jump + on March 3, 2015. Both spinoff series is still ongoing. It was revealed in June that the manga series has only 3 chapters remaining.