The eighth episode of Spy Classroom has been postponed, so what date will the anime premiere its latest chapter in the United States?
Although the epidemic may be a distant past for anime fans, it remains a major issue for the entire industry.
Bofuri, The Misfit of Demon King Academy, NieR: Automata, and Ayakashi Triangle have all been delayed around the world due to the COVID-19 spike recently.
Sadly, the episode 8 of the Spy Classroom anime has also been postponed, but when will the series begin?
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The broadcast of episode 8 of Spy Classroom has been postponed.
Spy Classroom episode 8 was originally scheduled to air on Wednesday, February 22, but the domestic broadcast of the anime series in Japan has been postponed.
The official website of the series has just stated that the postponement was triggered by an increase in coronavirus cases within the production team.
"We apologize to everyone who has been enjoying this program for your continued support of the TV animation "Spy Classroom." Due to the spread of the new coronavirus, the broadcast and distribution of episode 8, which was scheduled to air on Thursday, February 23, has been postponed...We ask that you please wait for a while."
"We will continue to work hard to ensure that our staff and cast are safe."
Another special episode of 'Extreme Spy Mission' where the cast members participate in an espionage board game was released as an alternative to episode 8.
"The cast will engage in a game of deception against each other in order to become the best spy, just like the spy girls in the production." Tomori Kusunoki (Annette) and Yuichiro Umehara (Klaus)
Spy Classroom episode 8 has also been delayed on HiDive because anime aren't available for streaming on OTT until the domestic broadcast in Japan has concluded, so when will it be released?
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Release Date and Time for Spy Classroom Episode 8
Spy Classroom Episode 8 will be released on Thursday, March 2 in Japan, but will be released on Wednesday, March 1 for international viewers on HiDive.
At the following times, a new episode will be available for OTT streaming:
- Pacific Time – 6:30 AM
- Eastern Time – 9:30 AM
- British Time – 2:30 PM
- European Time – 3:30 PM
- India Time – 8 PM
- Philippine Time – 10:30 PM
Just before the relaunch of the anime series, a preview synopsis is expected.
- Episode 8 – Wednesday, March 1
- Episode 9 – Wednesday, March 8
- Episode 10 – Wednesday, March 15
- Episode 11 – Wednesday, March 22
- Episode 12 – Wednesday, March 29