• Chiyome approaches Arc for an operation
  • "Skeleton Knight in Another World" Episode 8 is releasing Thursday
  • The episode will stream on Crunchyroll

Arc is set to reunite with the ninja girl at the royal capital of the Kingdom of Rhoden in "Skeleton Knight in Another World" Episode 8. The new episode is titled "Allied! Dashing Through the Darkness with the Beastpeople!"

The official synopsis of "Skeleton Knight in Another World" Episode 8 reveals Arc is reuniting with Chiyome, the ninja girl with animal ears.

Chiyome requests Arc to help her rescue the captive beast humans. Arc decides to participate in an assault operation on the royal capital's largest slave trader.

On the night of the operation, Arc joins forces with Goemon, a ninja who is Chiyome's ally. They prepare for a frontal breakthrough against a company of alert guards.

Can Arc and Goemon beat this slave trader and free the beast humans?

"When Arc wakes up, he discovers that he has been transported to another world in the body of the character he was playing in an MMO. Looking like a suit of armor on the outside and a skeleton on the inside, he is the Skeleton Knight," read the official series summary, as per Crunchyroll.

"If his identity is discovered, he could be mistaken for a monster and become a target! Arc decides to spend his time as a mercenary so as not to attract attention to himself. However, he's not the kind of man who can stand idly by when he witnesses evil acts take place right before his eyes!" it continued.

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 song 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 8 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.