Tokyo Revengers is a Japanese manga series that is currently on-air. The series is mind-blowing and is different from a lot of other anime series. It is written and illustrated by Ken Wakui. As of 2021, the Tokyo revengers manga had over 250 million copies in circulation and has also won the 44th Kodansha Manga Award for the shōnen category in 2020.
Tokyo revengers are finding its way through international anime fans not only because of its unique plotline but other elements such as storytelling through time travel. A lot of anime fans feel that the plotline is more realistic and is breath of fresh air in shonen manga
The show begins with Takemichi Hanagaki, a 20 something guy who’s life is at an all-time low. Just when he thought, the situation couldn’t get worse he finds out his ex-girlfriend Hinata Tachibana gets murdered by the Tokyo Manji gang a group of criminals who have been a nuisance to society’s peace for quite a while
When Takemichi seemingly kills himself, it turns out he winds up going 12 years back in time. Realizing he has a chance to save her, Takemichi resolves to infiltrate the Tokyo Manji Gang and climb the ranks to rewrite the future and save Hinata from her tragic fate
Tokyo Revengers Episode 16 Release date
Currently, season 2 of the show is on air and the next episode which releasing is episode 16 of season 2. The upcoming episode will release on July 24th, this Saturday. The next episode is deemed as a crucial episode and can be watched on many streaming services
Where can you watch Tokyo Revengers Episode 16?
You can catch this anime on Crunchyroll and AnimePlus if you belong to any European country. If it is not available on OTT platforms in your country you can check out websites like gogoanime and myanimeroll.
Episode 15 – Review
To understand the next episode, it is important to look back to episode 15 because it provided hints for the next episode. This episode is called ‘No pain no gain’ has a few important highlights that are discussed below
An important character called Hanemiya made his entrance in this episode. It is said that Hanemiya is the number 3 leader of Valhalla and also a founding member of the Toman Gang. This episode also shows a little about Baji and Toman’s friendship Further, we are shown that Takemichi acted as a witness to what Baji said during the ceremony and after witnessing the resolve of Baji, Hanma let him join the ranks of Valhalla. Baji officially became a member of the Valhala after agreeing to kill Mikey. Later we can see Takemichi vows to bring Baji back into the Toman gang.
Synopsis of Tokyo Revengers Episode 16 Preview
The trailer of the show presents that the next episode will deal with Baji and Toman’s friendship and their history. Further, it will also delve into the earlier days of the Toman gang. The Valhala and Toman gang are in a state of the cold war and preparations of war are already being done by both gangs
What can we expect-?
Not only will the story show Baji and Toman’s friendship, but it will also dive deep into their history and give a premise for further episodes. Another important aspect that they might deal with is Hanemiya. In the previous episode, he is shown as the sixth founding member of the Toman gang but his behavior and actions can be a little psychopathic. We might find out about the story of Hanemiya and how his character is going to be important for the rest of the story.
The synopsis also suggests that Baji will recount an old incident involving Mikey and his bike. The bike has a 50cc engine, making it a moped. Later, Mikey and the others are confronted by a local biker gang in Yokohama which will be dealt with in the next episode.
Spoilers – Tokyo Revengers Episode 16
If you are keen to know about the next episodes here are a few spoilers to keep your mind off the suspense
- Baji and Hanemiya were best friends in Toman and soon after the gang came into action, Hanemiya has to leave the gang to go to a juvenile center
- Baji and he decided to gift Mikey a CB250T, as his birthday was approaching. Neither of them had the money or the resources to buy it, so they decided to steal it. Unfortunately, the shop they stole from belonged to Mikey’s older brother Sinichiro Sano.
- Due to a series of events, Baji got caught and Hanemiya decided to sneak behind Sinichiro to strike him on the head. Shinichiro fell on the ground and died because of excessive bleeding.
- His relations with Mikey fell apart and Hanemiya has to go to a detention center. Hanemiya blamed Mikey for his misfortunes and believed he was wrongly blamed for his brother’s death. He is now keen to take revenge on Mikey.