Glad you liked it!
~ Soma's catchphrase


Soma Yukihira is the main protagonist of Shokugeki No Soma. He is the son of Joichiro Yukihira and the proud owner of Restaurant Yukihira. After dismantling a restaurant mogul's attempt to buy out his family diner, his father sends him to Tootsuki Culinary Academy, where Soma quickly gains a reputation as a rising upstart in the face of stiff competition from the best teenage chefs in the world.

Powers and Stats

Tier: 10-B

Name: Soma Yukihira

Origin: Food Wars! Shokugeki No Soma

Gender: Male

Age: 15 - 16 years old

Classification: Human

Powers and Abilities: Advanced Cooking Skills

Attack Potency: Average Human (Is an active teenager who engages in regular exercise, but is otherwise an ordinary student physically)

Speed: Subsonic (When cooking his hands appear as a blur to normal people)

Lifting Strength: Unknown

Striking Strength: Human Class

Durability: Unknown, around Human or Athlete level

Stamina: Above Average (Has cooked for hours at a time and has pulled various all-nighters on numerous occasions while still being fully able to compete in a Shokugeki or work in a high-end restaurant the following day)

Range: Most likely normal human range

Standard Equipment: A machete knife and other cooking materials

Intelligence: Having worked in his father's restaurant since he was three years old, Soma has spent a disproportionate amount of time in the kitchen, quickly rising to become one of the top first-years at Tootsuki Culinary Academy. Having worked under his world-class, globe-trotting father, Soma is able to borrow and utilize cooking styles from all over the world, making him extremely adaptable. He is also creative and a quick thinker, constantly looking for new ways to improve his dishes and learning from any errors he's made in the past, a fact that has earned him the attention of the former and current First Seats of the Academy.

Weaknesses: Soma is sometimes headstrong and can't help but take up a challenge, he sometimes lacks foresight, such as the breakfast buffet challenge, where he did not expect his souffles to deflate before he was able to serve them.

Notable Attacks/Techniques:

  • Cooking: Years of experimentation, practice, and training has made Soma an unusually skilled chef. As a result, his dishes are sometimes so tantalizingly tasty that his patrons often react in over-the-top ways or pass out from the sheer pleasure they experience from consuming them.


Soma's Dishes


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