Bungo Stray Dogs Season 5 Episode 1: Release Date and Time

Prepare for the Bungo Stray Dogs Season 5 Episode 1 release date here!

by J.R. Waugh
Bungo Stray Dogs Season 5 Release
Image: Bones

Things are about to get intense in Bungo Stray Dogs going into Season 5. The series has ranked among the top favorite anime across several publications including Anime News Network as far back as its debut in 2016. It’s fascinating mysteries and characters make for a good supernatural detective series with other Seinen trappings. But if you’re excited to get into the season, you’ll want to know when you can do so. Check here for everything currently known about the Bungo Stray Dogs Season 5 Episode 1 release date!

Bungo Stray Dogs Season 5 Episode 1 Release Date and Time

Bungo Stray Dogs Season 5 Episode 1 will first release in Japan on July 12, 2023. The series is broadcast in Japan on Tokyo MX, TVA, KBS, TVS, CTC, tvk, GBS, MTV, SUN, TVQ, BS11, and Wowow.

For international viewers, the series is licensed for streaming on Crunchyroll in North America, Central America, South America, Europe, Africa, Oceania, the Middle East and CIS.

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Bingo Stray Dogs Season 5 will release starting with Episode 1 at 7:30 AM PT / 9:30 AM CT / 10:30 AM ET. Following this pattern, you can expect new weekly installments on Crunchyroll at the same time as a simulcast, so check below for when you can expect it to hit your streaming queue:

Time ZoneRelease Time
Pacific Time (Los Angeles, Vancouver)7:30 AM PST
Central Time (Chicago, Regina)9:30 AM CST
Eastern Time (New York, Toronto)10:30 AM EST
Atlantic Time (Halifax, Fredericton)11:30 AM AST
Brazil (Brasília Time)11:30 AM BST
UK and Ireland3:30 PM GMT
Europe4:30 PM CEST
Moscow5:30 PM MSK
India8:00 PM IST
Vietnam and Thailand9:30 PM ICT
Philippines10:30 PM PHT

As we enter Season 5, things look dire for the Armed Detective Agency, and fans see some long-awaited confrontations potentially come into play.

What is the Plot of Bungo Stray Dogs Season 5?

The Decay of the Angel group plans to destroy the world soon. Their leader, Kamui, is still in possession of a key page from ‘The Book’The ADA has failed to clear their name against the Hunting Dogs. The situation reads pretty much “crisis” across the board.

Numerous confrontations are teased with the upcoming release of Bungo Stray Dogs Season 5. This includes Osamu Dazai against Fyodor Dostoevsky, Yukichi Fukuzawa against Ōchi Kamui, and Atsushi Nakajima against Ryūnosuke Akutagawa.

How Long Will Bungo Stray Dogs Season 5 Be?

Bungo Stray Dogs is receiving conflicting claims but the episode count is sitting between 10-11, with the latest reports saying 11. But that’s a good thing in a sense, as the show’s studio, Bones, has done a wonderful job enthralling its viewers.

- This article was updated on September 7th, 2023

About The Author

J.R. is a content creator with AOTF and has been covering gaming and entertainment in the industry since 2022. Along with a B.A. in History from the University of Cincinnati, he has studied at the University of Birmingham, UK, and part of his M.A. at the University of Waterloo. You'll find J.R. particularly at home writing about the hottest manga and anime. He is highly passionate about horror, strategy, and RPGs, and anything about Star Trek or LOTR. When not ranting about fan theories or writing guides, J.R. also manages his local movie theater.