Yuto Tsukuda won the 34th Jump Juniketsu Newcomers' Manga
Award for his one-shot story Kiba ni Naru. He made his
Weekly Shonen Jump debut in 2010 with the series
Shonen Shikku. His follow-up series, Food Wars!:
Shokugeki no Soma, is his first English-language release.
Shun Saeki made his Jump NEXT! debut in 2011 with the one-shot story Kimi to Watashi no Renai Soudan. Food Wars!: Shokugeki no Soma is his first Shonen Jump series.