Platinum End Episode 17: Who are the Other God Candidates?

Platinum End Episode 17 release Date
Platinum End Episode 17 release Date

The weekly anime series Platinum End is going to hit the channels very soon with its Episode 17. Episode 16 of Platinum End has been released recently and have covered some important portion of the plot. The anime series belongs to the dark fantasy and supernatural thriller genre and has made the viewers crazy over it. It is reported that, after the release of every new episode, the fans already go online to get their hands on the new episodes. So, to relax your curiosity here I got you the release date of Episode 17 along with a dive into the previous episode.

The anime series Platinum End is based on a manga that goes by the same name and is written and illustrated by Tsugumi Ohba. The manga is published by Shueisha Publications and the English version of the manga was published on Viz Media. It was serialized in Jump Comics SQ in Jump Square magazine. It debuted on 4th November 2015 and ended with 14 volumes on 4th January 2021. The anime adaption of the series was created by Signal MD Studio and was directed by Hideya Takahashi and Kazuchika Kise. It hit his original local Japanese network TBS, BS11 on 8th October 2021 and is still ongoing.

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Platinum End Plot

The anime series Platinum End goes around a young orphaned high school student named Mirai Kakehashi who lives with his aunt. The aunt is extremely abusive to him and turned hostile towards him after the death of his uncle and father. On an unfortunate day, Mirai decided that he can’t take all of this anymore and attempted suicide. As he was about to end his life, he was saved by his Guardian Angle named Nasse who granted him some special powers. Later, he finds out that it was none other than Mirai’s uncle and aunt who were responsible for his parent’s death. Now, Mirai seeks justice for his parents using his new powers. However, Mirai was unaware of the fact that what his life have in store for him. He was selected one of the thirteen candidates who were chosen to take the place of god after god retirement.

Platinum End Episode 16 Release Date
Platinum End

Previously on Platinum End Episode 16

Episode 16 of Platinum End which was released on 28th January 2022 and was titled “World’s Greatest Assassin” began with Susumu speaking in front of the media persons. As he continues, he said that he will suggest Red as the new god as he has witnessed red risking his own life to protect the lives of millions. He further adds that Red has got a sense of justice and the courage to take on Metropoliman. Red is his hero and he wanted him to become the god, he also adds that if they don’t get a god fast they all won’t be able to live peacefully. The episode when along with some serious conversation and a series of words that were shared among the characters. Susumu’s words sounded like a warning as Mirai guessed that Susumu said everything except the fact that he have a white arrow.

Later, in the episode, Mirai and Saki were taken by the police in order to investigate as Yumiki suspected both of them being the red and yellow arrows. However, their motive was not to harm both of them but to have them investigated and they were ordered to meet all the god candidates as soon as the police see them. As they were taken to the offices, Saki lend her arrow to Yumiki and let her see both Mirai and Saki’s angels. Nasse and Revel were there and proved to them that they are real. They were asked questions like who they are to which they reply that they are simply angles. By the end of the episode, we witnessed Mizukiyo another god candidate identified however he suddenly got a girlfriend. As he was there seeing off his girlfriend Mirai appears in front of him and the episode ended.

Platinum End Episode 16 recap
Still from Platinum End Episode 16

Platinum End Episode 17 Release Date

The upcoming episode of Platinum End Episode 17 is going to be titled “The Other Five'”. In this episode, we are more likely to see other five god candidates whose identities as still held discreet. The episode will begin from where it left and will show what Mirai is put to and what he was doing there with Mizukiyo. Platinum End Episode 17 is going to come up with another thrilling episode on 4th February 2022 and is expected to disclose most of the things we all were waiting for. The release of the new episode is confirmed and there is no delay reported yet.

Platinum End – Streaming Details

The upcoming episode of the series will be available on these channels according to your time zones. The availability of the series might vary from region to region. As for the anime series, Platinum End is officially licensed to Crunchyroll and Funimation and both the channel will be providing this facility. Other than this, you can also stream it on Hulu and Netflix Japan. 

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