Shin Chuuka Ichiban! 2nd Season

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Synonyms: Shin Chuuka Ichiban! Second Season
Japanese: 真・中華一番!
German: True Cooking Master Boy Staffel 2
Spanish: True Cooking Master Boy Temporada 2
French: True Cooking Master Boy Saison 2
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Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jan 11, 2021 to Mar 30, 2021
Premiered: Winter 2021
Broadcast: Tuesdays at 01:10 (JST)
Producers: Kodansha
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Nihon Ad Systems
Source: Manga
Genres: ComedyComedy, GourmetGourmet
Demographic: ShounenShounen
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.651 (scored by 18651,865 users)
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Ranked: #59022
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Popularity: #8105
Members: 5,807
Favorites: 11

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Sequel of Shin Chuuka Ichiban.

Characters & Voice Actors

Li Wen

Sugita, Tomokazu


Kaida, Yuuko


Ono, Daisuke


Endou, Aya


Yasumoto, Hiroki



Opening Theme

Apple Music
Amazon Music
Youtube Music
"Tough Heart" by Aika Kobayashi

Ending Theme

"COLORS" by Humbreaders

Episode Videos


Feb 2, 2021
Preliminary (4/12 eps)
This is one of the animes that alludes towards your childhood. The 're-work' of this anime cut out of the first arc(super chef), and starts out with the underworld arc right away.

During the first arc, there is a profusion of character development and background information; but the first arc is quite long. By cutting out the first part of the arc, leads to a positive for original watchers, but does not allow new watchers to be attached to any of the characters.

Story: 8 For this season(season 2), there is supposed to be a filler arc(the fat emperor's arc) after the episode 3, but was ...
Mar 29, 2021
Mixed Feelings
I've already done a review for the 1st season of the "new" manga-cum-anime, so refer to that if you're interested.

But without further ado, it's just the same as Season 1 with all the same bells and whistles as I remembered how the anime looked in its average decency. The only story plot here is that of the Legendary Utensils: collect them all, and defeat the Underworld Cooking Society with ringleader Kaiyu. Otherwise, it's a direct copy-and-paste that I've gotten used to overtime with acceptance.

A new season comes with new music, and the OST is just OK, nothing that really stands out.

Overall, while this sequel season ...
Jan 5, 2022
Mixed Feelings
My only wish is I know the ending of Cooking Master Boy series. We already know this series reboot is not something unique to new generation of anime watchers. But for some old folk like me it bring nostalgic value that we still don't know how the series will end.

If you remember the original Cooking Master Boy in 1997. The ending is not clear, Mao still collecting the legendary utensils. The underworld cook haven't been defeated and so on. What we get in the final episode of 1997 series is Mao battle against fake god of oyster.

But in this second season at least we got ...

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