With the next Shokugeki now just over a month away, the opening and ending themes for the second series of Food Wars! have been revealed. Food Wars! Shokugeki no Soma: The Second Plate, which picks up where the first season ended, will kick off with ‘ROUGH DIAMONDS’ performed by SCREEN mode, a duo including voice actor Yu Hayashi and music producer Matsumo Ota. The ending theme, which is yet to have its title announced, is being provided by nano.RIPE.
This next series based on the manga written by Yuto Tsukada and illustrated by Shun Saeki will follow Soma and his friends as they enjoy a short summer vacation, in preparation for the Autumn Election. The first episode will air on July 4th. Yoshitomo Yonetani of Gaogaigar is directing the series at J.C.Staff, with Shogo Yasukawa of Hyperdimension Neptunia on scripts, and Tomoyuki Shitaya of Bakuman designing the characters. Free! – Iwatobi Swim Club’s Tatsuya Katou is composing music, and Jin Aketagawa joins as sound director.