‘Wind Breaker’ episode 8 release date and time, confirmed


The intense and thrilling world of Wind Breaker is set to erupt in episode 8 as the conflict between the Bofurin and Shishitoren gangs reaches a critical point.

With only five episodes remaining, we’ve already witnessed some incredibly fierce battles, but the most exciting (or terrifying, depending on your viewpoint) moments are still ahead. We haven’t even seen the leader of Bofurin, Hajime Umemiya, showcase his skills yet! What secrets lie beneath his calm, plant-loving demeanor? Imagine him gently tending to his ferns one moment and then taking down his enemies the next.

While we enjoy a classic showdown, Wind Breaker goes beyond mere brawls. The anime’s characters have significant depth, and as the stakes continue to rise, we are seeing more intricate development and backstories.


What happened previously?

In episode 7, our hero Sakura faced off against Shishitoren’s vice commander, Togame. Initially, Togame was overpowering him. However, in true anime fashion, Sakura finds his inner strength and goes all out.

During the battle, Togame learned the real reason behind Bofurin’s conflict with Shishitoren. They sought justice for a middle schooler from Furin who had been bullied by Shishitoren members Minoru Kanuma and Yukinari Arima.

Determined to uphold a sense of honor, Togame took action against the bullies himself. This move demonstrated that even the toughest delinquents have a code of ethics. As the episode culminated, we delved into Togame’s past and his journey to joining Shishitoren under Choji Tomiyama’s leadership. Although the flashback interrupted the fight, it offered valuable insights into the motivations and histories of the Shishitoren members.


When is the latest Wind Breaker episode releasing?

Wind Breaker episode 8 will air on Thursday, May 23, 2024, at 12:26 am JST. Japanese fans can watch it on channels like MBS and TBS, while international fans get to see it slightly earlier. Here are the release dates and times for various time zones:

Time Zone Date Time
Pacific Daylight Time (PDT) May 23, 2024 8:26 am
Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) May 23, 2024 11:26 am
British Summer Time (BST) May 23, 2024 4:26 pm
Central European Summer Time (CEST) May 23, 2024 5:26 pm
Indian Standard Time (IST) May 23, 2024 8:56 pm
Philippine Standard Time (PHT) May 23, 2024 11:26 pm
Australia Central Standard Time (ACST) May 24, 2024 1:56 am

You can stream Wind Breaker on Crunchyroll.