Megalo Box 2: Nomad the highly anticipated sequel of the 2018 Sports animeMegalo Box is back on our screens for good. With an 8.23/10 rating on MyAnimeList, it can be counted amongst the most well-received shows of the season.
Megalo Box 2: Nomad Episode 4 has been released, as fans are already looking for more. If you look forward to the next episode, keep reading. Below you'll find our handy guide with the release date and airing time of Megalo Box: Nomad Episode 5, including its release date, airing time, and all you need to know about the 13-episode show.
Megalo Box 2: Nomad Overview and Episode 4 Recap
Megalo Box is an original work that was created as part of the 50-year anniversary of Ashita no Joe, a classic boxing anime. Megalo Box presents a unique twist to the classic sport; Megalo Box is a dangerous, futuristic version whereby fighters use mechanical gear. This means that matches can be life-threatening.
In the first season, we follow a man known first as Junk Dog and later as Gearless Joe, on his way up the Megalo Box ranks. Season 2 unfolds several years later; Joe is now known as Nomad. He gets paid to fight, but his days as Gearless Joe are behind him.
Warning: If you haven't watched Megalo Box: Nomad Episode 4, you might want to skip to the next section, as there will be spoilers below.
In Episode 4, Chief is revealed to be alive even though his trailer burned. While he manages to save the photo of his family, a fact that shows how much he cares about them, Mio still leaves the community. Later on, Chief has to fight Mamiya, one of Hiwaka's most promising fighters.
Eventually, Chief managed to win - a feat that had seemed impossible. Mio cuts all ties with the criminals he was close to, and Chief buys the land he was after. Things finally look up, but Chief is found dead the next day. Mio gives Joe Chief's gear and Joe heads home. Episode 5 will hopefully reveal more about his whereabouts.
Megalo Box 2: NomadEpisode 5Release Date
Megalo Box 2: Nomad airs every Sunday on Funimation. Episode 5 is scheduled to be released on the 2nd of May 2021. Premium Funimation users will be able to watch the episode on the date of its release. Those watching for free will have to wait until May 11, but Episode 4 will be available to all by May 4.
Megalo Box 2: NomadEpisode 5Release Time
Megalo Box 2: Nomad Episode 5 will air on the 2nd of May at 11:00 PM JST. Should this timeline remain correct, Episode 5 will air on Funimation around an hour later. It will appear in different time zones at our around the following times:
Pacific Time: 8:00 AM
Central Time: 10:00 AM
Eastern Time: 11:00 AM
British Time: 4:00 PM
Megalo Box 2: NomadEpisode 5 Where to Watch with English Subs Online
Funimation is currently the only place to watch Megalo Box 2: Nomad. Subscribed users can watch episodes as they come out, while non-premium users will have to wait an extra week for each new episode.
Season one of the beloved sports anime is available on Crunchyroll. Season 2 could follow at some point in the future.
Megalo Box 2: Nomad Episode 5 COUNTDOWN
Megalo Box 2: Nomad will air in around 5 days for premium Funimation users. Those streaming for free will have to wait an additional week.