The month of October has brought in some interesting new stories. Amongst all, the popularity of the Blue Period is spreading like wildfire. This is sheerly because of the unique and indulgent concept of the show. So, in the last episode, Yatora was feeling a deep sense of disconnect with his own work. Will this disappointment lead to a mental breakdown? Here is everything to know about Blue Period Episode 6.
In the next episode, Yatora will meet his cram school peer, Yotasuke Takahashi. The shy boy in his class never seems to talk to anyone. Thus, it was surprising for Yatora to receive a call from the boy. Amid all the struggles, Yatora is also anxious about meeting this boy. Why does Yotosuke want to meet him? Let’s explore the details.
Blue Period Episode 6: Plot Details
The forthcoming episode of Blue Period is titled “Mental Breakdowns Are No Joke.” For the past two episodes, the story has been foreshadowing Yatora’s sliding mental health. Due to the constant criticism for his work, Yatora is finding it hard to find a silver lining. The biggest source of his demotivation is Mrs. Ooba, who is consistently pushing him to do better. Also, the exams are underway. Thus, all these pressures are likely to push Yatora into a state of Mental Breakdown.
But before this, he will meet Yotasuke Takahashi at his residence. The boy had called up Yatora to ask him if he was free to meet. Yatora had said yes, and now they are set to meet. Yotasuke is a shy boy who studies in the same cram school as the protagonist. This boy has also had a history of fickle mental health. Thus, the episode might also delve into his past stories. Blue Period Episode 6 will also touch upon Yatora’s progress at the F-100 project.
Previous Episode Recap!
In the fifth episode of Blue Period, it was announced in the class that the semester exams are nearing. The students were instructed to speed up their preparations. As Yatora, Hashida, and Kuwana entered the class, he was shocked to see Mrs. Ooba as their instructor. The class was told to draw on a given topic. When Yatora completed his work, he showed it to the teacher. However, Mrs. Ooba commented that he needed to adapt to a topic with more flexibility.
On the way to his art club, he met Mrs. Saeki. The teacher appreciated his work on the F-100 artwork. Even then, he felt disconnected from his work. Later, when he met Mori, he realized that he had been focusing too much on the craft of the tools. Thus, he went back to Mrs. Saeki and expressed his wish to work on F-100 again. However, he was demotivated once again when Mrs. Ooba criticized his monotonous work. The episode ended with Yatora getting a call from Yotasuke.
Blue Period Episode 6: Release Date
Even though Yatora is enjoying his newfound passion for art, he is still struggling to find his inner calling. As asked by his teacher, can Yatora bring originality to his work? The next outing will have all the answers. So, Blue Period Episode 6 will release this Friday on October 29, 2021. Fans can expect to find the show on Crunchyroll. Stay tuned with The Anime Daily for more updates.