Rick and Morty Season 5 Episode 8: Release Date, Previous Episode Recap and What to Expect?

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Last Updated on August 10, 2021 by Joydeep Ghosh

Rick and Morty Season 5 Episode 8 is due next week. The 7th season of the show has portrayed the show’s affinity towards ridiculous humor and passion towards all kinds of things like pop culture, anime, and even gangster movies.

It also showcased Rick’s obsession with the mechanical robot parts, which could all combine together to form a massive mecha robot named Gotron. Ricks brings in alternate versions of his family members to help him run and function the massive mecha robot operation where Summer will be serving as his assistant.

We see Rick and Summer slowly growing in power and influence. As they grow, even more, we notice that the feelings of their family members slowly blind them. These emotions were portrayed in the crime movies, which were common in the 80s, focusing on mafia and gangsters.

Finally, with the help of Naruto, the family has saved Rick from dying, and slowly the things start getting back to normal. This episode was filled with action and a lot of entertainment, and now we will discuss a bit about the Rick and Morty Season 5 Episode 8.

When will Rick and Morty Season 5 Episode 8 Release Date and Where can we watch it?

Rick and Morty Season 5 Episode 8 will be releasing on the 8th of August 2021 at 11 PM EST on Adult Swim. Season 5 has ten episodes to its name, and each episode will be running for a maximum of 22 minutes. Every new episode releases on Sunday, and so it becomes very easily watchable for everyone.

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Rick and Morty Season 5 Episode 8 will be available on your television if you have subscribed to the channel Adult Swim. It will also be available on the official website of Adult Swim, and you can use your cable subscription details to log in and watch the episode.

If you have not subscribed, the episode will also be available on several live TV streaming platforms, including Sling TV, DirecTV, Hulu Live TV, YouTube TV, and Spectrum. If you want, you can purchase the new episode on Amazon Prime.

Rick and Morty Season 5 Episode 7 Recap: What Happened in the Previous Episode? 

This episode was titled Gotron Jerrysis Rickvangelion. In this we Rick, Summer, and Morty are advancing towards the Boob World. On the way, Rick encounters a mecha robot, Gotron Ferret, which resembled the ones commonly found in mecha anime. Rick is now bent on collecting all the five Ferrets. Summer agrees to help Rick in this quest, and this is how she earns Rick’s respect.

We see Morty being a bit hesitant about his decision in agreeing to join in. The trio then advances on the quest and gets hold of all the five Ferrets. They put Beth and Jerry in charge of the two Ferrets, and they engage in a fight with a massive monster from space.

Morty is not supportive of this idea that Rick puts forward. The other family members support Rick’s decision, and within no time, we see everything happening very smoothly. The entire is now running a massive operation where Summer is now the right hand of Rick. Morty has currently been replaced due to his refusal to be a part of this decision.

Morty is currently the Head of Security at their family’s nightclub. The original pilots of the GotronFerrets return and abduct Morty. They try to bribe him so that they could turn him against his family.

On refusing to do so, they try to kill him, but luckily he escapes from the scene, and hence he is saved. Morty comes back to the party and finds Hothead Rick over there making an attack on the nightclub.

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Summer fires Morty because she feels that he has proven himself to be incompetent in the position. Summer then goes on to fire her parents as well. Rick soon replaces Summer with original pilots in his crew. He is not aware of the fact that these pilots have actually come to kill him.

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Spoilers of Rick and Morty Season 5 Episode 8

Rick and Morty Season 5 Episode 8 is titled “Rickternal Friendshine of the Spotless Mort”. This has actually been designed with reference to a hit romantic sci-fi film, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, back in 2004. In this particular episode, we will find that the Smiths are going out to have fun with the family.

They want to try something different apart from Rick’s normal space-faring activities. It will feel good to see the family doing some normal activity. However, Rick will not be over here as he will be busy working on one of his top-secret missions.

Judging from the title that has been fixed for Rick and Morty Season 5 Episode 8, we can say that Rick will be helping one of his friends. There are chances that this friend could be Birdperson.

If the fans can recall, then they will remember that in the finale of the previous season, Rick had tried his best to restore Birdperson, who is also known as Phoenixperson.

However, all of Rick’s attempts went to waste as he was not able to restore him. Birdperson has been one of the closest friends Rick, and if he returns, it could set the perfect emotional tone of the episode.

Stay connected with MediaScrolls to know more about the updates on the show and especially about Rick and Morty Season 5 Episode 8. The fifth installment or the season of the show comes with 10 episodes in its bag.

Each episode will run for a maximum of 22 minutes. Such small episodes filled with all the action and several events make this show very exciting. Tune in to Adult Swim on the 8th of August at the stipulated time to remain updated with each and every episode of the show. Every new episode comes only once a week, that too on Sunday.

Leave your comments and thoughts about how crazy the show can get as more and more episodes start coming by and more seasons get added to its name.

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