A leaked magazine scan of Shokugeki no Soma (Food Wars) season 5 key visual has revealed that the television anime will have its broadcast premiere April 10th. Food War anime 5th season will be titled Shokugeki no Sōma: Gō no Sara (Strong Plate, a pun on “Go” meaning “five”), will adapt the BLUE arc of the manga. It is rumored that the news was supposed to be announced at AnimeJapan 2020 but it was announced that it will be canceled due to the novel coronavirus outbreak.
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.