Blue Lock is a Japanese manga series written by Muneyuki Kaneshiro and illustrated by Yusuke Nomura. The first volume was released in August 2018, and 21 volumes have been released up to October 2022. The anime series is written by Taku Kishimoto and produced by Eight Bit Studio. The first episode was released on October 9, 2022 and 7 episodes have been aired so far.
Blue Lock Season 1 Episode 8 will be released on Saturday, November 26, 2022. Japan’s recent victory over Germany in the 2022 FIFA World Cup has put the show on the map. Blue Lock fans are raving about how the anime has imprinted in real life.
Blue Lock Season 1 Episode 8 release date and time
Blue Lock Episode 8 will be released on Saturday, November 26, 2022 in most parts of the world. In Japan, the anime will air on Sunday, November 27, 2022 at 1:30 AM JST on TV Asahi. Episode release and time will vary by time zone. You can watch the episode at the following times:
Pacific Standard Time – 7:00 AM, Saturday, November 26, 2022
Central Standard Time – 9:00 AM, Saturday, November 26, 2022
British Standard Time – 3pm, Saturday 26 November 2022
Central European Time – 16:00, Saturday 26 November 2022
Indian Standard Time – 10.00pm, Saturday 26 November 2022
Australia Central Time – 2:00 AM, Sunday 27 November 2022
Where can you watch episode 8 of Blue Lock?
The episode will be available to stream on Crunchyroll in most parts of the world. Fans from select Asian countries such as India, Japan, Hong Kong, Thailand and Singapore can watch the episode on Netflix and Animax Asia.
What happened in the last episode?
In the previous episode, Kuon leaked Team Z’s strategy to Team W. After Kuon’s betrayal, the team is struggling to come up with a move. Chigiri recalls his football career and recalls how he was a star player, known for his speed. Unfortunately, Chigiri sustained an injury during a match and tore his anterior cruciate ligament causing his career to be put on hold.
Chigiri held back because an injury again could end his career. To help the team win the match, Chigiri listens to Isagi’s advice to be ready to lose everything. Chigiri pushes himself and scores the goal that closes the match in a draw.
Blue Lock Season 1 Episode 8: Expectations
The new episode of Blue Lock Episode 8 could show Team Z a new strategy. After kuon betrays everyone’s trust by leaking their game plan to Team W. The team won’t trust kuon and the dynamics change as kuon used to coach the team. Lemon could take over as coach of the team. New players or their backstories may be shown.