The Eminence in Shadow Season 2 is one of the most popular anime shows currently airing right now, and the production team just teased what to expect from the eighth episode of the new season. The official website of the anime has released a trailer and preview images for Season 2 Episode 8, which is scheduled to air on Wednesday, November 22, 2023.
You can watch the two trailers for The Eminence in Shadow Season 2 Episode 8 below:
The episode title for The Eminence in Shadow Season 2 Episode 8 is Dragon's Tears, and you can read the official synopsis (translated in English) below:
You can check out the preview stills for The Eminence in Shadow Season 2 Episode 8 in the image gallery:
Studio Nexus is producing the animation of The Eminence in Shadow Season 2, with Kazuya Nakanashi as the director. Season 2 premiered on October 4, 2023, and main staff from the first season, which aired in 2022, returned for the new episodes.
The Eminence in Shadow Season 2 Episode 8 Staff
Here's a list of the main staff of the eighth episode of The Eminence in Shadow Season 2:
Screenplay: Kanichi Kato
Storyboard: Kazuya Nakanishi
Director: Daisuke Takashima
Chie Animation Director: Makoto Iino
Art Directors: Usa Myochin, Daichi Kitahara
Action Animation Director: Kazuya Nakanishi
Script: Kanichi Kato
Original Story: Daisuke Aizawa
Assistant Animation Director: Natsumi Kikuchi
What is The Eminence in Shadow Season 2 about?
The anime is based on The Eminence in Shadow (Kage no Jitsuryokusha ni Naritakute!) Japanese light novel series by Daisuke Aizawa. Enterbrain has been publishing the series with Tozai's illustrations since 2018, and there are currently 5 volumes in English. The light novels were licensed in English by Yen Press, and the anime is currently adapting Volume 3, and you can read its synopsis here:
Where to watch The Eminence in Shadow Season 2 Episode 8 in the U.S.
Outside of Japan, The Eminence in Shadow Season 2 will be available to stream on HIDIVE, just like the first season of the anime. The second season is confirmed to have 12 episodes total (the first season had 20 episodes), and the first seven episodes of the second season are now available to stream. Episode 8 will be available to stream on Wednesday, November 22.