The return of the fifth season of Food Wars! Shokugeki no Soma, The Fifth Plate, is mere weeks away.
Ahead of the season’s July 3 restart, we’ve got a fresh trailer which teases upcoming episodes and new characters.
The Fifth Plate began airing April 10, but was delayed after its first two episodes aired due to COVID-19.
The series will start fresh July 3 with episode one, catching up to the first new episode on July 17.
The series is being streamed on Crunchyroll, which describes it like this:
With his father’s recommendation, he decides to enroll into “Totsuki Saryo Culinary Institute”, a school for the most elites of the culinary world. During his time there, he has grown so much as a chef through studying hard with friends and competing against rivals in shokugeki battles. Soma has now moved up a grade and he has finally grasped what he has always hoped for; the first seat at the Totsuki Ten Masters Council. In the meantime, an invitation to a world-class cooking competition known as “BLUE” arrives to Totsuki. “BLUE” is one of the most authentic gastronomic tournaments for young chefs seeking fame. However, there’s been a change to this year’s system and themes are all out of ordinary! There’s spark in the air as the new rivals appears from the shadow! Where will the “BLUE” lead them!? The shokugeki to determine the new bearers of culinary world is about to begin!