After the broadcast of the final 12th episode of True Cooking Master Boy in Japan last night, a 15-second teaser trailer to announce the start of the production of its sequel was also aired. And the clip introduces silhouettes of five mysterious characters. How and when the sequel is distributed is currently unknown.
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The latest TV anime adaptation of Etsushi Ogawa’s Chinese cuisine-themed manga Chuka Ichiban!, animated by Production I.G, was aired for 12 episodes from October 12 to December 28, 2019. It has been available on Crunchyroll to its members in North America, Central America, South America, Europe, Africa, Oceania, and the Middle East.
During the 19th century China, the protagonist, Liu Maoxing, wins the title of Super Chef and is the youngest to do so in history. His master, Zhou Yu, suggests that he broaden his skills as a chef even more, so he goes on a journey around China with his friends Shirou and Meili. After returning, he also teams up with Xie Lu and Lei En to fight the Underground Cooking Society. He then learns the secret about the 8 Legendary Cooking Tools. In the past, Mao’s mother, Bei, had wished for everyone’s happiness and fought against the Underground Cooking Society. In order to continue his mother’s wishes and protect the Legendary Cooking Utensils from the Underground Cooking Society, Mao and his friends go on a journey…
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