86: Eighty-Six Episode 18 aired after a week-long delay, and it was epic. Unfortunately, the anime is not returning to its normal schedule just yet, as Episode 19 will also be delayed by a week due to production issues.
With an epic battle, a couple of very emotional moments and a cliffhanger, episode 19 seems destined to be great. The 12-episode second cour is now more than halfway through and we expect some major twists before the end.
If you look forward to finding out more, keep reading. Below you'll find everything you need to know about 86: Eighty-Six Episode 19 (Or 86 Season 2 Episode 8 depending on who you ask), including the release date and release time for the beloved mecha anime!
86: Eighty-Six Anime Episode 18 Recap
Warning: Spoilers for 86 Episode 18 below!
The Nordlicht prepare for their new mission and, animosity towards the former 86 soldiers is still present. Grethe, who has worked with outcasts before, and saw them die, petitions to allow them the use of, Nachzehrer an airplane prototype that is safer and faster.
The Nordlicht decide that Frederica will return home to keep her safe. To their shock, she completely breaks down, asking them to go home instead. As much as she wants Kiri's spirit to find rest, she's now more worried about Shinnei ending up like him. Frederica is sent home anyway, and the mission goes on.
Ernst Zimerman himself has no power to stop the operation and privately expresses his rage and wish to destroy the world if the teenagers don't come back safe.
In the heat of the battle, Shinnei listens to the voice of Kiri, Frederica's knight, and smiles. But what about all the foreshadowing we've witnessed? Will he manage to defeat this threat, as he did with his brother? Or are Frederica's fears founded? Stay tuned to find out!
86: Eighty-Six Anime Episode 19 Release Date
The scheduled release date for Episode 19 of the 86 anime, titled "As It Is" is going to be this Sunday the 5th of December Fans in Canada, the US, and Europe will be able to access it from December 4. As you can see, the newest episode will, unfortunately, be delayed once again. Staff members working on the anime are currently facing production issues, and we can only hope that these will be resolved in time for the last few episodes of the cour to air as normal.
As per the usual drill, Episode 19 will air on Crunchyroll. Unless you have a premium account you'll have to wait at least one week longer for the newest episode, and there will be ads.
86: Eighty-Six Anime Episode 19 Release Time
86: Eighty-Six Episode 18 is going to air at midnight - Japanese time - on Sunday the 5th of December. Should this timeline remain correct, 86 Episode 19, also known as 86 Season 2 Episode 8 will air in different time zones on Crunchyroll at or around the following times:
- Pacific Time: 9:00 AM (December 4)
- Central Time: 11:00 AM (December 4)
- Eastern Time: 12:00 AM (December 4)
- British Time: 5:00 PM (December 4)
86: Eighty-Six Anime Episode 19 COUNTDOWN
86 Anime Episode 19 COUNTDOWN
86 Season Episode 19 will be once again delayed, so you can watch it online with English subtitles in two weeks! Meanwhile, why not check out the light novel and manga? Other anime you can watch this Fall include Taisho Otome Fairytale and Blue Period.