Oshi No Ko Episode 8 Release Date And Time Confirmed Following Delay

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In the previous episode of Oshi no Ko, we saw Aqua’s heroic intervention to prevent Akane’s tragic suicide attempt. As the story unfolded, we witnessed the repercussions of Aqua’s decision to leak the news and create a transformative video about the show. Akane’s triumphant return to the set, her diligent research on Aqua’s ideal girl, and the surprising outcome during the filming session all helped in her characters’ growth and hints that Akane is going to be a major character for the series in the long run.

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After an engaging previous episode, fans were eagerly waiting for episode 8 of Oshi no Ko. However, the episode has been delayed this week and will return next week. Although the exact reason for the delay has not been shared, it has something to do with a special program for Oshi no Ko, which is scheduled for May 31st.

Oshi No Ko Episode 8 Release Date And Time

Episode 8 of Oshi No Ko will now be released on Wednesday, June 7th at 8:00 AM PT. The new episode will air exclusively on HIDIVE for fans internationally. The release time will vary depending on your location, so here’s the exact schedule for your local time zones:

  • Pacific Time: 8:00 AM
  • Mountain Time: 9:00 AM
  • Central Time: 10:00 AM
  • Eastern Time: 11:00 AM
  • British Time: 4:00 PM
  • European Time: 5:00 PM
  • Indian Time: 8:30 PM

What Happened Previously On Oshi No Ko?

Aqua rescued Akane from a suicide attempt on a bridge, and they were approached by a police officer. At Strawberry Productions, Kana and Ruby expressed concern about Akane’s online reputation and mental state. They discussed the need to protect themselves from the attacks celebrities face on social media. Aqua was detained by the police, which upset everyone. Akane’s mother was also informed of the situation, and Aqua was praised for saving Akane’s life. Yuki slapped Akane in the heat of the moment, and Aqua suggested Akane step down from the show, but she decided to stay.

Aqua was disgusted by how Akane had been treated by the production staff and online community. Aqua made the decision to leak Akane’s suicide attempt, causing a wave of controversy. Miyako expressed disapproval, but Aqua resolved to go through with his plan. Akane’s appearance on the show still remained postponed. On the other hand, Aqua enlisted Mem-Cho’s assistance in obtaining photos and videos to create a video presenting the cast’s perspective. Aqua confronted the director, who initially refused but eventually relented and provided the footage.

Aqua and his co-stars worked tirelessly to change Akane’s online image and boost the show’s popularity. Akane returned to the set, announcing her participation in the next filming session. With Aqua’s guidance, she researched and analyzed the character Ai to repay his kindness. Meanwhile, Kana discussed her rivalry with Akane as a theater performer. On the filming day, Akane surprised everyone with her brilliant acting of Ai.

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