• Arc visits the elf village in the new episode
  • "Skeleton Knight in Another World" Episode 5 is airing Thursday
  • The episode will stream on Crunchyroll

The shocking truth about the buying and selling of elves is set to be revealed in "Skeleton Knight in Another World" Episode 5. The new episode is titled "A Secret Revealed, and A Bond Forged."

The official synopsis of Episode 5 suggests Arc and Ariane will invade the Lord's castle and battle against the Lord, who is shown playing with the elves. Arc, who played a key role in the rescue mission, is later invited to the elf village for further help by Ariane.

However, Arc, who is an outsider, must reveal his real face to enter the village. After he removes his helmet, the elves will see his skeleton face.

Will they accept their savior in his true form?

In the previous episode, titled "Infiltrating the Slave Market! In Search of the World's Evil," Ariane hired Arc for the rescue operation.

She knew Arc was the one who can battle against the powerful bandits. Meanwhile, Ariane introduced Arc to her allies and they made an elaborate plan to free the elves from the trading market.

"With the help of one of Ariane's comrades, she and Arc head to the town of Diento to break up the local elf slave trade," read the official synopsis of "Skeleton Knight in Another World" Episode 4, according to Crunchyroll.

The cast of the anime includes Tomoaki Maeno as Arc, Nene Hieda as Ponta, Fairouz Ai as Arianne, Yuko Minaguchi as Glenys, Takuya Eguchi as Danka, Saori Onishi as Yuriarna, Ryota Takeuchi as Goemon, Rumi Okubo as Eevin, Miyu Tomita as Chiyome, Minoru Shiraishi as Cetrion, Kousuke Toriumi as Dillan, Kengo Kawanishi as Sekt, Daiki Hamano as Dakares and Akira Ishida as Domitianus.

The opening theme of "Skeleton Knight in Another World," titled "Aa, Waga Rouman no Michi yo," is performed by PelleK. The closing theme, titled "Bokura ga Oroka da Nante Dare ga Itta," is by DIALOGUE+.

"Skeleton Knight in Another World" Episode 5 is scheduled to release Thursday. Fans in the U.S. can watch the episode online on Crunchyroll. The episode will live stream in Japanese with English subtitles.