Shaman King (2021) returned for another week, and we are now racing towards the grand finale. Will Yoh Asakura will become Shaman King by the end of it? If you're eager to find out, keep reading! Below you'll find all you need to know about Shaman King (2021) Episode 49, including its release date and time in Japan, as well as updates about the status of the series in the rest of the world.
Shaman King (2021) Overview and Episode 48 Highlights
Shaman King is based on a 1998-2004 shonen manga. As is the case with many popular works, the manga received an anime adaptation while still ongoing, meaning that the ending the creators intended for us never made it to our screens. Instead, the reboot is faithful to the manga.
Shaman King follows Yoh Asakura, who fights to become the best among shamans an all-powerful being with the ability to summon spirits and manipulate the world according to their will. To achieve his dream, Yoh must come victorious out of a competition that only takes place once every 500 years. At this point, we're well into the Shaman fight, and unless you've read the manga, it might be hard to predict the result!
Episode 48 was, once again, a bit too fast-paced for fans of the Shaman King manga. With only four episodes to go, the anime is racing towards the finale, at times at the cost of plot and quality. The final fight with Hao is close; will Yoh emerge victorious?
Shaman King (2021) Episode 49 Release Date
The official release date for Shaman King Episode 49, titled "Good Night" is Thursday, March 31, 2022. For the time being, the newest episode will only be available on Netflix Japan, and BiliBili in China.
Since January 2022, fans worldwide can watch episodes 14-38 on Netflix. We hope that the next and final batch will follow in due course, presumably in the next couple of months.
Shaman King (2021) Episode 49 Release Time
Shaman King (2021) Episode 49 is scheduled to come out on Thursday, the 31st of March. Episodes 39-47 are currently unavailable outside of Asia but all episodes up to the 38th are on Netflix after the third batch landed on the streaming platform earlier in 2022.
In any case, here's how the timeline of Episode 48 translates in different timezones:
- Pacific Time: 1:55 AM
- Central Time: 3:55 AM
- Eastern Time: 4:55 AM
- British Time: 9:55 AM
Shaman King (2021) Episode 49 COUNTDOWN
Shaman King (2021) Episode 49 Countdown
Shaman King (2021) Episode 48 is going to be available for streaming very soon for those in Japan and other countries that simulcast it, such as China.
If you can't wait for the new episodes to land on Netflix, there are many other ongoing anime to check out, including Sabikui Bisco, Attack on Titan, and Orient. And if you're looking for another all-time classic, One Piece also has new episodes