Now Streaming on Crunchyroll Amazon Channel

Now Streaming

Watch Now

User
Score
What's your Vibe?

Login to use TMDB's new rating system.

Overview

Ichinomiya Shingo, an everyday twenty-five-year-old office worker, wakes up as Wendelin, the 8th son of an impoverished noble family out in the sticks. He soon despairs at his lack of succession rights and knowledge to navigate the political world, but finds hope in his aptitude for magic. This is the story of that young man earning his keep and his freedom through magic, with no world saving involved, and spending quite a while escaping his solitude. Ultimately, it is also the story of him being unable to escape the shackles of society.

Series Cast

  1. Asuka Nishi as Elize (voice)

    Asuka Nishi

    Elize (voice)

    12 Episodes

  2. Junya Enoki as Wendelin (voice)

    Junya Enoki

    Wendelin (voice)

    12 Episodes

  3. Daisuke Namikawa as Alfred (voice)

    Daisuke Namikawa

    Alfred (voice)

    12 Episodes

  4. Hiro Shimono as Erwin von Alnim (voice)

    Hiro Shimono

    Erwin von Alnim (voice)

    12 Episodes

  5. Mao Ichimichi as Wilma (voice)

    Mao Ichimichi

    Wilma (voice)

    12 Episodes

  6. Masashi Yamane as Klimt Kristoff von Armstrong (voice)

    Masashi Yamane

    Klimt Kristoff von Armstrong (voice)

    12 Episodes

  7. Mikako Komatsu as Iina (voice)

    Mikako Komatsu

    Iina (voice)

    12 Episodes

  8. Shizuka Ishigami as Wendelin (Young) (voice)

    Shizuka Ishigami

    Wendelin (Young) (voice)

    12 Episodes

  9. Tomohito Takatsuka as Roderich (voice)

    Tomohito Takatsuka

    Roderich (voice)

    12 Episodes

  10. View More

Full Cast & Crew

Last Season

Season 1

81%

2020 • 12 Episodes

Season 1 of The 8th son? Are you kidding me? premiered on April 2, 2020.

The 8th Son? I Guess That's Not So Bad!

(1x12, June 18, 2020) Season Finale

View All Seasons

The 8th son? Are you kidding me?
The 8th son? Are you kidding me?

Facts

Original Name 八男って、それはないでしょう!

Status Ended

Network

  • See more TV shows from AT-X...

Type Scripted

Original Language Japanese

Keywords

Content Score 

94

Almost there...

Looks like we're missing the following data in en-US or en-US...

  • Created by credit

Top Contributors

Popularity Trend

Login to report an issue

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

Can't find a movie or TV show? Login to create it.

Global

s focus the search bar
p open profile menu
esc close an open window
? open keyboard shortcut window

On media pages

b go back (or to parent when applicable)
e go to edit page

On TV season pages

(right arrow) go to next season
(left arrow) go to previous season

On TV episode pages

(right arrow) go to next episode
(left arrow) go to previous episode

On all image pages

a open add image window

On all edit pages

t open translation selector
ctrl+ s submit form

On discussion pages

n create new discussion
w toggle watching status
p toggle public/private
c toggle close/open
a open activity
r reply to discussion
l go to last reply
ctrl+ enter submit your message
(right arrow) next page
(left arrow) previous page

Settings

Want to rate or add this item to a list?

Login