Spy x Family Chapter 81 Release Date and Time for All Regions

Learn all about the Spy x Family Chapter 81 release date and time for all regions here!

by J.R. Waugh
Spy x Family Chapter 81 Release
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Things have been moving slowly until the latest chapter of Spy x Family. With what started to be a redundant continuation of the last chapter’s subplot, we suddenly see Loid and Yuri placed into a sticky situation where they’re as close to clashing as they have ever been. While there are still fascinating, unresolved plot points to Operation Strix, this is a welcome, exciting diversion! Read on for our info on the Spy x Family Chapter 81 release date and time for all regions!

Spy x Family Chapter 81 Release Date

Spy x Family Chapter 81 will release on Sunday, May 28, 2023, for most fans worldwide. It is a simulrelease that lines up with the Japanese debut at midnight JST on Monday, May 29, 2023.

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This is confirmed by the Viz Media Spy x Family portal, the Shonen Jump manga reader app, and Manga Plus! Spy x Family typically releases biweekly every Sunday, barring hiatuses like the recent Golden Week break.

Spy x Family Chapter 81 Release Time for All Regions

Below we have provided a time zone guide so you know exactly when to expect the latest chapter!

Time ZoneRelease Time
Pacific Time (Los Angeles, Vancouver)8:00 AM PST
Central Time (Chicago, Regina)10:00 AM CST
Eastern Time (New York, Toronto)11:00 AM EST
Atlantic Time (Halifax, Fredericton)12:00 PM AST
Brazil (Brasília Time)12:00 PM BST
UK and Ireland4:00 PM GMT
Europe5:00 PM CEST
Moscow6:00 PM MSK
India8:30 PM IST
Vietnam and Thailand10:00 PM ICT
Philippines11:00 PM PHT

Spy x Family Chapter 81 will release at 8 AM PT / 10 AM CT / 11 AM ET for North American readers, but for international fans wanting to catch the chapter as it drops, we’ve got you covered!

Spy x Family Chapter 80 Recap and Spoilers

The latest chapter may start out similarly to the previous one, with Yor wishing to preserve the facade of a normal marriage with Loid. However, after Yuri barges in and attempts to undermine their union, Loid is called in for an extreme emergency that will affect his mission.

Turns out that Operation Strix might be in danger of its personnel getting their information leaked, and while Loid is out to intercept, it turns out that Ostanian agents, Yuri included, will be deployed to stop them.

Where Can You Read Spy x Family?

Spy x Family is available to read digitally via the Viz Media Spy x Family portal and the Shonen Jump manga reader app. Additionally, you can purchase and read entire volumes digitally using the new Viz Manga app, and if you wish to read chapters for free on a limited basis, consider Shueisha’s Manga Plus app!

- This article was updated on May 14th, 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.