Great Pretender is among the best anime of this season. It steps into risky waters by presenting a story that revolves around con artists. But, still, it has continued to impress us with its well-written plot. And, by every episode, the characters get more and more interesting. The anime’s entire runtime is divided into several clever heists, all of which are pulled off by the same crew. While some of these heists are a bit too predictable, others just blow you away with their revelations.
The series has aired a total of 15 episodes till now. And each one took us on an adventurous journey. The feel-good themes and situational comedy makes it even more interesting to watch. And, it doesn’t take much time to fall in love with this series. It covers many genres together and still manages to be among the best. Let’s see if the series manages to keep its audience hooked up till the very end.
So, with all said, let’s talk about the Release Date of Great Pretender Episode 16. Make sure to check out the Official Streaming Platform for the anime. And, while you’re at it go through the Recap of Episode 15.
Great Pretender Episode 16 is all set to be released on Thursday, October 29, 2020, at 12:55, a.m. JST. The Episode is titled “CASE4_2: Wizard of Far East”. Note that the new episodes are released every Thursday.
Recapturing Great Pretender Episode 15
On the anniversary of Miki’s death, Edamame visits her grave and reflects on his adventures with Laurent’s gang. Edamame goes to Cynthia’s villa to tell Laurent that he is leaving because he feels that he is losing sight of himself. He then returns to Japan to restart his life.
He finds a job working for a trading company called the Scarlet Company. After doing some transporting jobs around the world, Edamame’s boss Ishigami takes him to Roppongi. Where he will meet the CEO of their parent company Suzaku Association. Akemi Suzaku gives him her approval.
Edamame travels to Vietnam and is assigned to take part in a human trafficking operation. Which includes taking orphaned children from a farming village and putting them up for auction much to his disgust. Realizing that he was set up by Laurent again, an angry Edamame calls Laurent. Laurent confirms that he knew about the Scarlet Company. And the mafia is known as the Suzaku Association that makes their money off human trafficking.
Laurent and Abby travel to the United Arab Emirates asking Clark. He has cut ties with his brother, to participate in the gang’s next confidence game operation in exchange for sponsoring his team.