• Subaru is a new person after confronting his past
  • Echidna welcomes Subaru in his classroom
  • Re:Zero - Starting Life In Another World Season 2, Episode 5 is airing Wednesday, Aug. 5

After Subaru confronts his past, he encounters Echidna in "Re:Zero - Starting Life In Another World" Season 2, Episode 5. The episode is set to showcase Subaru in a different light as he opens up to his father.

This article contains spoilers from episodes 4 and 5

The official preview trailer for "Re:Zero - Starting Life In Another World" Season 2, Episode 5 named "One Step Forward" shows Echidna and Subaru in the classroom. Meanwhile, Kenichi, Subaru’s father, uses the Reverse Indian Deathlock move on his son compelling him to tap out. Kenichi tells him they could not talk enough about life and pro wrestling.

Subaru is grateful for meeting his parents again. In Episode 4, Subaru meets Kenichi and Nahoko after a long time.

The upcoming episode shows Subaru realizing he can never go back to lead the life he was living before he was transported into the magical world. It remains to be seen if it is a spell by Echidna. When he meets Echidna in his classroom, she tells him he arrived earlier than expected.

The trailer for "Re:Zero - Starting Life In Another World" Season 2, Episode 5 also shows Emilia and she looks terrified. It is likely she too confronted her past in the new episode. It will be interesting to see Echidna’s next move, she is turning out to be quite an interesting character.

The cast of "Re:Zero - Starting Life In Another World" anime includes Rie Takahashi as Emilia, Yusuke Kobayashi as Subaru Natsuki, Aimi Tanaka as Ryuzu Birma, Chinatsu Akasaki as Felt, Kana Ueda as Anastasia Hoshin, Inori Minase as Rem, Keiji Fujiwara as Aldebaran, Kenyuu Horiuchi as Wilhelm van Astrea, Yumi Uchiyama as Puck, Yukari Tamura as Priscilla Barielle, Yuichi Nakamura as Reinhard Van Astrea, Yui Horie as Felix Argyle and Takuya Eguchi as Julius Euclius.

"Re:Zero - Starting Life In Another World" Season 2, Episode 5 is scheduled to air Wednesday, Aug. 5. Fans can watch the episode online on Crunchyroll. The episodes are available in Japanese with English subtitles.

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