|Those Contending For The Future|
|Romaji||Mirai e to idomu-sha-tachi|
|Season/Episode||Season 2, Episode 08|
|Air/Release Date||November 27, 2015|
|Previous||"Between Entwining Plots and Desires"|
|Next||"Beyond the Endless Dream"|
"Those Contending For The Future" (未来へと挑む者たち Mirai e to idomu-sha-tachi) is the eighth episode of the Shinmai Maou no Testament BURST anime series. It premiered on November 27, 2015.
During the tournament's second round, Maria confronts and fights against Lars but lost in a duel. Elsewhere, Basara infiltrates into the Demon Imperial Palace and attempts to assassinate Belphegor, whom the later notices him but easily killed off by Basara. Back to the tournament, Kurumi lost the third round against her opponent and Zest herself is disqualified for interfering the match and rescuing Kurumi from her death. However, Yuki manages to win for her team during the fifth match until the seventh match, where Leohart is next to appear for the battle. However, Basara is yet to seen returning from his business, which worries nearly everyone. Meanwhile, Basara is seen lying during his way back to his team.
(Numbers indicate order of appearance.)
|Toujou Household||Hero Tribe||Anti-Leohart Faction||Current Demon Lord Faction||Demon Council Members|