Spy x Family is nearing the end of its debut cour of episodes in a little over a month from this point, and it has celebrated the release of its newest episode with a special new poster! The anime is now well over the halfway point of its debut slate of episodes, and that means that the series is setting the stage for its final arc as it readies for the first cour to come to an end. As fans have seen so far, each of the Forger family members has been coming across unique challenges now that they have set themselves into a rhythm in terms of their new familial lives together.
After teasing his initial debut with an off-screen cameo and finally making a full appearance in the post-credits scene from the previous episode, Yor's brother Yuri has finally made his proper debut in the anime with the newest episode. With Yor finally telling her brother about her new marriage, Yuri decides to figure things out for himself and it's made clear that he's yet another character who's got some big secrets to hide. He stars in the poster for Spy x Family Episode 8, and you can check it out below:
Spy x Family Episode 8 is titled "The Counter-Secret Police Cover Operation" and Crunchyroll describes it as such, "Ostania's counterintelligence agency and national security bureau conducts spy hunts and keeps surveillance on its citizens to maintain peace within the country. They are also called the Secret Police and are feared. Yor's younger brother Yuri actually belongs to the Secret Police and is hunting down spies while keeping this a secret from Yor and others around him. One day, he suddenly shows up at the Forger residence. The Forgers, who are full of secrets, and Yuri, who has a secret identity, come face to face!"
You can check out Spy x Family's anime run so far with Crunchyroll. They tease the series as such, "Master spy Twilight is unparalleled when it comes to going undercover on dangerous missions for the betterment of the world. But when he receives the ultimate assignment-to get married and have a kid-he may finally be in over his head! Not one to depend on others, Twilight has his work cut out for him procuring both a wife and a child for his mission to infiltrate an elite private school. What he doesn't know is that the wife he's chosen is an assassin and the child he's adopted is a telepath!"
What do you think? How did you like Spy x Family Episode 8? Which has been your favorite episode so far? How are you liking the anime's debut overall? Let us know all of your thoughts about it in the comments! You can even reach out to me directly about all things animated and other cool stuff @Valdezology on Twitter!