The BEST episodes directed by Keiya Saitou

The Man Only Dies Once
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7.97
114 votes

#1 - The Man Only Dies Once

Megalobox - Season 1 - Episode 2

Yuri has sought Junk Dog out to test his mettle in the ring, and their encounter will leave the underground fighter a changed man.

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Pork Soup and Restaurant Lights
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7.90
39 votes

#2 - Pork Soup and Restaurant Lights

Sweetness & Lightning - Season 1 - Episode 2

Kouhei is worried about meeting with Kotori, his student. Is it okay for him to be meeting with an individual student outside of class? But Tsumugi is too young to know or care about the rules of the adult world, and what's more, Kotori has the promise of pork soup to tempt them both.

Squid and Taro Stew That's Still Yummy Tomorrow
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7.75
24 votes

#3 - Squid and Taro Stew That's Still Yummy Tomorrow

Sweetness & Lightning - Season 1 - Episode 8

Kouhei wants to do something nice for his daughter. When his first idea is shot down, he decides to make her one of mommy's old dishes instead. Tsumugi choses squid and taro stew, a dish for grown-ups! Kouhei masters the art of chopping up a squid and peeling a taro, as Tsumugi attains enlightenment by looking into the squid's eyes.

Leave it to Me, There is a 99.9% Chance We're Going to Win This Athletic Meet
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7.57
23 votes

#4 - Leave it to Me, There is a 99.9% Chance We're Going to Win This Athletic Meet

If Her Flag Breaks - Season 1 - Episode 3

Souta wakes up in his room, only to find out Akane and Megumu is in his room, led by Okiku. Ruri is delivered to the Quest Dorm. The Quest Dorm is forced to enter Hatagaya Academy's Sport Festival and win the MVP in order to prevent the dorm from being demolished, as well as prevent Souta from being expelled. Rin is sent to help Quest Dorm in winning the MVP title, so she starts an extreme training routine. Despite the "hate guy" flag she possess, Rin once had a male friend named "Souda", whom she still exchange mails. It is revealed that "Souda" is actually Souta, and they were childhood friends.

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I Hope, One Day, We Can All Go to a Festival Together Again.
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7.35
20 votes

#5 - I Hope, One Day, We Can All Go to a Festival Together Again.

If Her Flag Breaks - Season 1 - Episode 9

The Quest Dorm members, alongside Souta, Nanami and Hakua safely arrived at Bladefield. But their happiness was not for long, that Nanami and Hakua's father are said to be deceased recently. The first prince, Elia, then uncover the truth; he is the real father of Nanami and Hakua. A condolence ceremony is then done to mourn the deceased king, and celebrate Elia's coronation as the new king at the same time. Souta then met No. 0, the leader of the Council of Seven Virtues. She then explains about Bladefield's fairy tale, about a nameless person who has been changed into the flag, two princesses and ten heroes. Souta realized his destiny that awaits him at the end of the path. No. 0 asks Souta to help her to save the world with his power.

A Play and Sweet Potato Crêpes
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7.35
23 votes

#6 - A Play and Sweet Potato Crêpes

Sweetness & Lightning - Season 1 - Episode 11

It's the week of the play, and Tsumugi wants to be Mr. Galigali, the fluffy mascot of her favorite TV show. But trouble breaks out when her friends want her to be a magical girl. When Kouhei tries to cheer her up with talk of delicious sweet potato crepes, she snaps! "Daddy! All you ever talk about is food!" Can dad show that he really loves her? Will Kotori get to eat her sweet potato crepes? And will Mr. Galigali be able to help save the world in the school play?

Princess/Princess
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6.80
10 votes

#7 - Princess/Princess

Hanayamata - Season 1 - Episode 4

Naru and the gang are forbidden by student council president Machi to use the rooftop. But student council vice president and Naru's childhood friend, Tami, promises to buy them time until they can find a new place for their club activities. Hana tries to get traditional Japanese beauty Tami to join the club, but she has to weigh what she wants to do against her position as a Nishimikado daughter.