Anime Review: Food Wars! Shokugeki no Soma

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With the spring anime season wrapping up and summer titles coming right around the corner, I have been reminded of something. Food Wars season 2 airs this summer, and I haven’t even covered my full thoughts on season 1 yet! Not that there was any urgency for me to do so, but seeing how it’s pretty popular, I thought I’d look back at the anime thus far before its continuation.

Now I won’t be sharing anything particularly cutting edge in terms of the series, but I do need to make at least one distinction. This is a show is about culinary arts, not cooking! As I have expressed in another anime review, cooking is an art. Culinary arts is a fucking* competition!

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Great Moments in Summer 2015 Anime

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Summer is over, and that means no more lazy days for some of us (yeah, I know). But before I start preparing for other things including the Fall anime season, let’s revisit some of the moments that came from a handful of anime from this past season.

This highlight review’s theme is Hero, thanks to this season’s Ushio and Tora.

Obligatory disclaimer: these are the great moments of the season, not necessarily the greatest moments of the season. These moments come from a limited list of things that I watched and does not include everything that aired in Summer 2015. You can find all of these anime and more on Crunchyroll.

And as always, THERE WILL BE SPOILERS!

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Funny Moments of Summer 2015 Anime

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Summer is over, and that means no more lazy days for some of us (awww). But before I start preparing for other things including the Fall anime season, let’s revisit some of the moments that came from a handful of anime from this past season.

This highlight review’s theme is Hero, thanks to this season’s Ushio and Tora.

Obligatory disclaimer: these are the funny moments of the season, not necessarily the funniest moments of the season. These moments come from a limited list of things that I watched and does not include everything that aired in Summer 2015. You can find all of these anime and more on Crunchyroll.

And as always, THERE WILL BE SPOILERS!

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