Heike Monogatari Episode 7 will begin the next phase of the war. In it, fans can expect to see Koremori getting involved in more war activities. His brother already described him as the guy who is scared of everything. Also, it seems like the downfall of the Taira clan began the moment they shifted their capital to Fukuhara. In the previous episode, fans already saw the members of Heike running for his life as they have only 70000 horsemen.
Their enemy was coming at them with a total of 200,000 horsemen. Hence, the army led by Koremori decided to retreat. Now, the upcoming episode will feature the aftermath of these events. From now on, fans will likely see the brave version of Koremori in the anime series. So, when will the new episode of The Heike Story hit the screens? Here are all the latest details.
Heike Monogatari Episode 7: Plot Details
The upcoming episode of The Heike Story will reveal how the shifting of the capital will affect all the Heike. There is a possibility that this very move of the Taira will become the reason for their downfall. Also, Kiyomoroi is quite furious because of everything that happened in the previous episode. So, he will likely release his anger and decide his next course of action in the upcoming episode.
Heike Monogatari Episode 7 will also feature Koremori going through several changes. He will finally get serious about becoming a warrior. In the previous episode, he himself stated to Biwa that his days of music and dancing are behind him now. He also confessed that he was afraid of the battle. But now, he will work for the betterment of himself and try to become a brave warrior.
Previous Episode Recap
The sixth episode of Heike Monogatari opened with the Taira clan shifting their capital at Fukuhara. The members of this clan abandoned their homes in order to take Timber to the new capital. Atsumori greeted Kiyotsune, Sukemori, and Biwa. Atsumori befriended Kiyotsune, and the two spent the night watching the moon. At Fukuhara, Kiyomori got to know that Lord Yorimoto decided to attack the Heike. It made him furious, and he ordered Koremori to lead an army against Yorimoto. Koremori led 70000 horsemen to the battle.
However, he learned that Yorimoto got additional support, and now they have a force of 200,000 horsemen. Koremori and his force even saw the torches lighted by anti-Heike forces. This made them think that Yorimoto was launching a surprise attack, and they fleed for their lives. All these made Kiymori enraged, and he even warned that he would execute their strategist, Tadakiyo. By the end of the episode, Koremori had a brief chat with Biwa, where he confessed that he was afraid.
Heike Monogatari Episode 7: Release Date
From the next episode, the fans will see a different Koremori. Hence, they are very excited about it. Heike Monogatari Episode 7 is all set to release on Thursday, October 28, 2021. The fans can watch The Heike Story on Funimation and Bilibili.