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 were released by 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 so far 7 episodes have aired.
Blue Lock Season 1 Episode 8 will be released on Saturday 26th November 2022. Japan’s recent victory over Germany at the 2022 FIFA World Cup put the show on the map. Blue Lock fans are raving about how the anime imprinted on real life.
Release date and time of Blue Lock Season 1 Episode 8
Blue Lock Episode 8 will be released in most parts of the world on Saturday 26th November 2022. In Japan, the anime is scheduled to air on TV Asahi on Sunday, November 27, 2022 at 1:30 p.m. JST. Episode release and time will vary by time zone. You can watch the episode at the following times:
Pacific Standard Time – 7:00 a.m. Saturday, November 26, 2022
Central Standard Time – 9:00 a.m. Saturday, November 26, 2022
British Standard Time – 3:00 p.m. Saturday 26 November 2022
Central European Time – 4:00 p.m. Saturday 26 November 2022
Indian Standard Time – 22:00 Saturday 26 November 2022
Australian Central Time – 2:00 am Sunday 27 November 2022
Where to watch Blue Lock Episode 8?
The episode is available to stream on Crunchyroll in most parts of the world. Fans in select Asian countries including 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 passed Team Z’s strategy to Team W. After Kuon’s betrayal, the team struggles to come up with a play. Chigiri recalls his football career and how he was a star player known for his speed. Unfortunately, Chigiri suffers an injury and a cruciate ligament rupture during a game that put his career on hold.
Chigiri has held back as another injury could end his career. To help the team win the game, Chigiri takes Isagi’s advice to prepare to lose everything. Chigiri pushes himself on and scores the goal that ends the game in a draw.
Blue Lock Season 1 Episode 8: Expectations
The new episode of Blue Lock Episode 8 could show that Team Z is developing a new strategy. After kuon betrayed everyone’s trust by leaking their game plan to Team W. The team will not trust kuon and the dynamic will change as kuon used to coach the team. Lemon could take on the role of the team’s coach. New players or their background stories may appear.