|Rainy Day Strategy" "The Scheme in the Rain|
|Air Date||28 November 2001|
|Ending||Bokura no Bouken|
|← Episode 7||Episode 9 →|
Akira is too good against everyone at the Kaio Go club, and most members are envious of this. One new student named Okumura tries the Mirror Go technique, only to resign after some of his stones were captured. Okumura, along with Kojima and Ito, plan to take him down by forcing him to play Blindfold Go.