In the world of “Blue Box,” the thrill of competition is more than just winning. It’s about the joy of the game, the camaraderie, and the personal growth that comes from facing worthy opponents. Chapter 116 promises to deliver on all these fronts, with Taiki’s journey taking center stage.
The Unexpected Absence of Yusa
Taiki’s ascent in the badminton world has been nothing short of meteoric. But his recent victories felt hollow, especially with the absence of his anticipated opponent, Yusa. The revelation that Yusa received an offer to play abroad and thus skipped the regional tournament left Taiki with mixed feelings. While most would rejoice at a formidable competitor stepping down, Taiki yearns for a match where he can truly enjoy the game.
The Road to the Top: Highlights and Hurdles
The regional tournament has been a rollercoaster of emotions. Instead of showcasing every match in detail, readers have been treated to the highlights, keeping the narrative crisp and engaging. Now, with Yusa out of the picture, Taiki’s next challenge is Kishi. Their upcoming match promises to be a spectacle, with Mochizuki, another top player, keenly observing from the sidelines.
Chapter 116 Release: Global Timings
For those eagerly awaiting the next chapter, here are the release timings:
|Region/Country||Release Time||Release Date|
|India||8:30 PM||Sunday, September 10, 2023|
|Central Europe||5:00 PM||Sunday, September 10, 2023|
|New York||11:00 AM||Sunday, September 10, 2023|
|Pacific Time||8:00 AM||Sunday, September 10, 2023|
|Eastern Europe||6:00 PM||Sunday, September 10, 2023|
|Philippines||11:00 PM||Sunday, September 10, 2023|
|Singapore||11:00 PM||Sunday, September 10, 2023|
|Japan||12:00 AM||Monday, September 11, 2023|
|Australia||12:30 AM||Monday, September 11, 2023|
|Eastern Indonesia||12:00 AM||Monday, September 11, 2023|
|Korea||12:00 AM||Monday, September 11, 2023|
Where to Read
For those keen to read Chapter 116, it will be available in English on Manga Plus and Viz for free. For the original raw version, fans can head over to Shonen Jump Plus.
Closing Thought: “Blue Box” continues to captivate readers with its blend of sports, drama, and personal growth. As Taiki faces new challenges and seeks worthy opponents, the narrative promises more twists, turns, and thrilling badminton action. Stay tuned for more court-side drama!