KEY POINTS

  • "Komi Can't Communicate" Season 2, Episode 8 is airing Wednesday 
  • The episode will stream on Netflix
  • The series is based on Tomohito Oda's original story

Leaving behind the sour memories of middle school, Komi is looking forward to the school field trip with Tadano in "Komi Can't Communicate" Season 2, Episode 8.

The official Twitter account of the anime has released the spoiler stills and summary of "Komi Can't Communicate" Season 2, Episode 8. All the class students want to be in Komi's group and the teacher has to draw a lottery to decide the groups.

Tadano teams up with Katai and Naruse, while Komi ends up with Katou and Sasaki. It turns out that things get awkward between Komi and her team members.

However, Katou and Sasaki decide to make the field trip as entertaining as possible for Komi.

Will Komi make new friends during this trip?

"Socially anxious high school student Shoko Komi's greatest dream is to make some friends, but everyone at school mistakes her crippling social anxiety for cool reserve. With the whole student body keeping its distance and Komi unable to utter a single word, friendship might be forever beyond her reach," read the official synopsis of "Komi Can't Communicate" manga, according to Viz Media.

The anime is based on the story by Tomohito Oda. The opening theme song is titled "Ao 100 Iro" and is performed by Miku Ito. The ending theme, titled "Koshaberi Biyori," is by FantasticYouth.

The cast of the anime includes Aoi Koga as Shoko Komi, Gakuto Kajiwara as Hitohito Tadano, Noriko Hidaka as narrator, Yurika Moriyama as Kaede Otori, Yukiyo Fujii as Himiko Agari, Yuga Sato as Taisei Sonoda, Shotaro Uzawa as Chushaku Kometani, Shinichiro Kamio as Makoto Katai, Sarah Emi Bridcutt as Akako Onigashima, Ruriko Aoki as Nene Onemine, Ami Maeshima as Makeru Yadano, Fumiko Uchimura as Mikuni Katō, Junya Enoki as Shōsuke Komi and Katsuyuki Miura as Shisuto Naruse.

It also includes Kenji Akabane as Shigeo Chiarai, Kensho Ono as Mono Shinobino, Kikuko Inoue as Shūko Komi, Maaya Uchida as Hitomi Tadano, Megumi Han as Nokoko Inaka, Minami Takahashi as Ayami Sasaki, Mitsuaki Hoshino as Masayoshi Komi, Rie Murakawa as Najimi Osana, Rina Hidaka as Ren Yamai and Rumi Okubo as Omoharu Nakanaka.

"Komi Can't Communicate" Season 2, Episode 8 is scheduled to release Wednesday. The episode will stream on Netflix in Japanese with English subtitles.

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