Brace yourselves. The Elusive Samurai episode 3 charges onto Tokiyuki Hojo’s quest for vengeance.

With the Kamakura Shogunate in ruins due to Ashikaga Takauji’s betrayal, Tokiyuki found himself separated from his brother, Kunitoki Hojo.

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Now, under the care of their enigmatic uncle, Kunitoki’s fate remains shrouded in mystery.

Will Tokiyuki navigate the treacherous landscape and reunite with his brother? And who can he truly trust amidst the whispers of hidden loyalties?

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Episode 2 of The Elusive Samurai delivered a brutal blow to Tokiyuki’s world. Separated from his older brother, Kunitoki, Tokiyuki found himself utterly alone.

Thankfully, Kunitoki managed to evade capture and found refuge with their enigmatic uncle, Muneshige Godaiin. While Kunitoki sought safety, Tokiyuki hid in an abandoned building on the outskirts of Kamakura.

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Kunitoki’s goal was to reach Yorishige’s territory in Suwa, hoping to find an ally after the Shogunate’s demise.

However, danger lurked even in this supposed safe haven. Mysterious eyes watched Kunitoki’s every move, and he still couldn’t tell who was an enemy or an ally.

The episode ended on a bleak note, heavy with suspicion and despair. Tokiyuki and his companions, still reeling from the recent betrayal, faced a dangerous future.

The Elusive Samurai episode 3 release date

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Nige Jouzu no Wakagimi episode 3 release date is on Saturday, July 20, 2024, at 9 a.m. Pacific Time (PT).

The release times and schedule for international viewers vary based on their time zone.

JST (Japanese Standard Time)July 21, 1 a.m.
GMT+8July 21, 12 a.m.
ET (Eastern Time)12 p.m.
CT (Central Time)11 a.m.
GMT (Western European Time)4 p.m.
CET (Central European Time)6 p.m.
IST (Indian Standard Time)9:30 p.m.

Where to watch The Elusive Samurai anime

The anime is available on the following platforms.

Availability may differ depending on your region.

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