Shokugeki no Souma: Gou no Sara

Food Wars! The Fifth Plate

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Synonyms: Shokugeki no Soma 5th Season
Japanese: 食戟のソーマ 豪ノ皿
English: Food Wars! The Fifth Plate
German: Food Wars! The Fifth Plate
Spanish: Food Wars! The Fifth Plate
French: Food Wars! Fifth Plate
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Type: TV
Episodes: 13
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 11, 2020 to Sep 26, 2020
Premiered: Spring 2020
Broadcast: Saturdays at 00:30 (JST)
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: Sentai Filmworks
Studios: J.C.Staff
Source: Manga
Genres: GourmetGourmet, EcchiEcchi
Theme: SchoolSchool
Demographic: ShounenShounen
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 7.321 (scored by 250381250,381 users)
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Ranked: #24472
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Popularity: #408
Members: 499,422
Favorites: 1,280

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Thanks to Souma Yukihira, Erina Nakiri, and the rebel forces overthrowing the regime of Azami Nakiri—the previous school director—and the former Elite Ten, Tootsuki Culinary Academy is back in order. However, its students have one more great battle ahead of them: the BLUE, a competition where young chefs seeking world-class fame compete. Faced with new trials and rivals, Souma and his friends will fight to conquer the BLUE and to defeat Asahi Saiba, the leader of an underworld organization of chefs known as Noir, who once defeated Souma and his father in a Shokugeki.

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Characters & Voice Actors


Usukura, Ryuutarou
Yonetani, Yoshitomo
Director, Storyboard
Aketagawa, Jin
Sound Director
Sokuza, Makoto
Episode Director


Opening Theme

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"Last Chapter" by nano.RIPE

Ending Theme

"Crossing Road" by Mai Fuchigami

Sep 25, 2020
So 13 weeks in and now at the end of Gou no Sara, I never got to a point where I felt this season was as bad as people had hyped it up to be. I waited week after week for it to get awful and it just never came for me. I thoroughly enjoyed every single moment of this final season and saw it as a victory lap of sorts for the series. We saw everyone come full circle this season and show off their development. Of particular importance for me was the growth that Megumi, Erina and Aldini have had. For me, that ...
Sep 25, 2020
After 4 relatively strong seasons Shokugeki is back with its final arc, many fans expected the previous season to be a good place to finish the series, between the manga ending and the overall satisfactory place the anime ended it seemed to be a great place to end the show. The fans were 100% right, this season blows and there isn’t a better or easier way to describe it, Shokugeki no Soma was never a series known for being particularly good, its essentially food porn the anime, with exaggerated over the top reactions and some great comedy. However, even with knowledge of the manga having ...
Sep 25, 2020
Mixed Feelings
Meet Souma, he is the son of the owner of a small eatery in Japan. For his age, Souma is a very talented person able to easily come up with new dishes; sometimes these dishes are some really weird combinations of the ingredients no one would use. After some time, the owner of the Souma's eatery, Souma's father, leaves the family business to work with his friend. Souma's restaurant is on the verge of closing. To improve his cooking skills and to save the restaurant, Souma begins studying in Engetsu Teahouse Culinary Academy, which is regarded as Japan's top culinary academy. The problem is that ...

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