Last Monday, the first 2016 issue of Weekly Shonen Jump magazine revealed that the next issue (December 14th, 2015) will feature an “important announcement” about Shokugeki no Soma.

Good news for lovers of the series! The cover of the second 2016 issue has hit the internet today, revealing that Shokugeki no Soma anime has been renewed for a second season. Unfortunately no additional information was announced, with more details coming in future issues. The timing of the announcement corresponds with the third anniversary of the manga’s launch in 2012.WSJ-2016-2

Shokugeki no Soma was our Top Pick from the Summer 2015 season. If you haven’t watched it yet, find out if it’s for you: Summer 2015 Anime in Review.

The first season of Shokugeki no Soma is available on Crunchyroll.

Credit to Yaraon for cover image.