En successfully crosses the river, and the Hi Shin unit wins the battle against Ba Tei in episode 5 of Kingdom season 5, titled “A Determined Crossing.”
It was an intense episode. With battles going on everywhere and both enemies equally in a lose-win situation. Ba Tei lost his footing against the Hi Shin unit, while Kou’Ou had to retreat because of Ki Sui.
Ki Sui showed up as a new threat to the Qin army as his mere presence filled his subordinates with enough motivation to fight back and crush the enemies. Meanwhile, Kyou Kai undergoes treatment in a remote village.
Here are the latest updates.
1. Episode 6 Release Date
Episode 6 of Kingdom season 5 will be released on Saturday, February 17, 2024. It is a weekly anime, and each new episode is released every Saturday. You can watch Kingdom on Crunchyroll.
I. Is Kingdom Season 5 on break this week?
No, Kingdom Season 5 is not on break this week. The episode will be released as per schedule.
2. Episode 6 Speculations
Kanki will fight back to win the central hill in episode 6 of Kingdom season 5, titled “Koku You’s Crucial Moment.”
We will first get to know the backstory of how Kyou Kai ended up in that village. Her goodwill helped her a lot in the dire situation she is in right now. The battle of Kaku YOu will get more intense on the third day.
Ka Ryou will devise a strange and different strategy to fight the enemy after the Hi Shin unit gets the upper hand so that they can capture the central hill. They will be meeting Ki Sui near the central hill. The sudden appearance of Hi Shin unit will force Ki Sui to have an opening for the enemies to take advantage of.
The sudden turn of events will give Kanki the opportunity to ensure his victory.
3. Episode 5 Recap
Despite being blown away by the strong waves of the sea, En refuses to give up because Shin and Ka Ryo entrusted this task to him with their full trust. Meanwhile, Shin loses a lot of men while trying to cross the river.
Suddenly, the Zhao army starts getting attacked from behind. En and his unit managed to cross the deadly river and launch themselves at the enemies. Shin and his unit cross the river with the help of En.
Shin and his men rush to aid En and charge at the enemies. Ba Tei gets the news of the attack. Because of the swarming enemies, the Zhao forces had no choice but to retreat.
Rai Do and Zenou hold a standby position at one of the hills, with Gaku’Ei from the enemy lying doing the same. Both armies have been ordered by their respective commanders to hold their positions.
The battle for the central hill gets intense with every passing moment. Koku’Ou takes charge of the Kan Ki army and leads the way from the right side, while Ma Ron takes charge from the left.
Koku’Ou gets the news of Shin’s victory and decides to launch at the enemy commander without wasting time. Suddenly, they start hearing huge roars from the enemy side. Koku’Ou is shocked that they got hyped just because Ki Sui showed up.
Koku’Ou tells her men to hold the attack and go into defense mode. Ki Sui motivates his men to fight hard. The Zhao army starts crushing their enemies. The other commander also gets the orders to go all out.
Kaku’un tries to stop the Zhao army with his defenses, but Ki Sui attacks him from the left, destroys his army, and kills him. Seeing the situation go out of hand, Koku’Ou orders her army to retreat and regroup for now.
The second day of the battle ended with both armies ending on an equal footing. Shin gets worried about Kyou Kai. In one of the remote villages, Kyou Kai is being treated by an old man, and he announces to the villagers that she is alive.
5. Where to Watch Kingdom Season 5?
6. About Kingdom
Kingdom is a Japanese seinen manga series written and illustrated by Yasuhisa Hara.
The manga provides a fictionalised account of the Warring States period primarily through the experiences of the war orphan Xin and his comrades.
In the story, Xin fights to become the most significant general under the heavens, and in doing so, unifying China for the first time in history.