Episode 8
Episode Information
Season 1, Episode 8
Kanji 邂逅
Rōmaji Kaikō
Air Date February 23, 2013
Chapter(s) 3, 13
Blu-ray/DVD Vol.4
Opening God FATE
Ending String of pain
Staff Information
Episode 7 Episode 9

Encounter (邂逅, Kaikō) is Episode 8 of Hakkenden: Tōhō Hakken Ibun anime series, which aired on February 23, 2013.


The episode begins on a snowy day, where a man lays. "Do you want to live?" asks a voice.


Characters in Order of AppearanceEdit

Character in bold denotes character's first appearance.

Manga to Anime DifferencesEdit


Dosetsu complains to Sosuke that if you don't have family, can't find your younger sister and don't have a girlfriend, what makes your life worth living. Sosuke wonders and Dosetsu asks him if he isn't sounding a bit too old for his age. Sosuke replies that he suddenly has an intense bloodlust.