Dark Gathering episode 8 release date, time and everything you need to know


Dark Gathering anime was released on the 10th of July this year and became one of the favourites with an intriguing storyline. The show is taking a romantic turn with Keitaro and Eiko expressing their feelings for each other. The former was quite shy about the fact that they had begun dating. Eiko was all excited about this new relationship and wanted to experience everything with him.

Dark Gathering Episode 8 Preview - YouTube
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The upcoming 8th episode of Dark Gathering will be released on the 28th of August at 1:05 a.m. JST. While for the international audience, the episode will be released as per


  • Pacific Daylight Time: 9:05 am, 27th August
  • British Summer Time- 5:05 pm, 27th August
  • Eastern Daylight Time- 12:05 pm, 27th August
  • Indian Standard Time- 9:53 pm, 27th August
  • Central European Summer Time- 6:05 pm, 27th August
  • Philippines Standard Time- 12:05 am, 28th August
  • Australia Central Standard Time- 1:35 am, 28th August

The episode will be aired on Tokyo MX, Kansai TV, TV Kanazawa, AT-X and BS Asahi for the Japanese audience. For the international audience, the episode will be released on HIDIVE and Muse Asia.

The previous episode showcased Keitaro and Eiko confessing feelings towards each other and starting dating. Keitaro also decides to help Yayoi and she further reveals the name of the spirit who had abducted her mother.

Cuánto durará el anime de Dark Gathering? - Universo Nintendo
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Later, Yayoi and Keitaro embark on a journey to find the spirit while Eiko drives them in her car. As they reach the location i.e. the road tunnel, Eiko says that she has heard rumours about this place. That is when they see the spirit. Yayoi then said that they must allow it to enter the car and Keitaro captures it.

However, the scene is taken to Keitaro’s house and him being asleep, that is when the spirit captures him. Yayoi realizes while returning home that they have captured the wrong spirit and goes to Keitaro’s house with Eiko. Then she fights the spirit and Keitaro is safe.

After that, Keitaro gets a call which says that a new student has been assigned to him. The upcoming 8th episode will introduce the new student to fans and they will understand her true intentions.