The BEST Episodes of Aggretsuko

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Feb 24, 2021

Network: Netflix

Frustrated with her thankless office job, Retsuko the Red Panda copes with her daily struggles by belting out death metal karaoke after work.

When You Count to Ten

#1 - When You Count to Ten

Season 3 - Episode 10 - Aired Aug 27, 2020

She's shaken, but Retsuko acts normal in front of her bandmates after a deranged fan accosts her. Haida struggles to choose between Retsuko and Inui.

star 8.21
47 votes
The Duel

#2 - The Duel

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Apr 20, 2018

Ton acts uncharacteristically nice following his warning, only for him to discover who it was who reported him.

star 8.14
111 votes
Directors: Rarecho
Writers: Rarecho
Wonderful Life

#3 - Wonderful Life

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Jun 14, 2019

The world learns all about Retsuko’s high profile relationship and Tadano declares that he wants to be with her forever -- without getting married.

star 8.04
85 votes
Exposed

#4 - Exposed

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Apr 20, 2018

Gori and Washimi end up taking Retsuko to her usual karaoke bar, where her penchant for death metal is exposed.

star 7.99
121 votes
Directors: Rarecho
Writers: Rarecho
He Lives Above the Clouds

#5 - He Lives Above the Clouds

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Jun 14, 2019

The unassuming Tadano turns out to be a rising tech mogul. He offers to take Retsuko out for ramen, but it's nothing like she imagined.

star 7.95
78 votes
Crossroads

#6 - Crossroads

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired Aug 27, 2020

The group’s popularity soars after a blogger's favorable review. Concerned by Retsuko's recent odd behavior, Haida secretly tails her to Hokkaido.

star 7.94
47 votes
An Urchin in the Desert

#7 - An Urchin in the Desert

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired Aug 27, 2020

After seeing Retsuko sing, Hyodo proposes that Retsuko become the lead vocalist, demoting Manaka in the process.

star 7.92
51 votes
Bursting Her Bubble

#8 - Bursting Her Bubble

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired Aug 27, 2020

Manaka’s devotion to instrumental mastery inspires others to step up. Haida agrees to teach Retsuko guitar, but he invites Inui over on the same day.

star 7.90
48 votes
She's Dreaming

#9 - She's Dreaming

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Jun 14, 2019

Retsuko begins to dream of a happy future with Tadano. She joins him on a business-related golf outing, and is horrified when Director Ton shows up.

star 7.88
78 votes
The Dream Ends

#10 - The Dream Ends

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Apr 20, 2018

Retsuko is forced to realise that she can't keep ignoring the pain she is going through.

star 7.86
102 votes
Directors: Rarecho
Writers: Rarecho
The Out of Pocket Prince

#11 - The Out of Pocket Prince

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Apr 20, 2018

Retsuko attends an office mixer, where she meets Resasuke from the sales department.

star 7.78
102 votes
Directors: Rarecho
Writers: Rarecho
Stoking Rebellion

#12 - Stoking Rebellion

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Apr 20, 2018

Hearing about Retsuko's troubles with her boss, Ton, Washimi uses her connections with the company president to help her out.

star 7.77
108 votes
Directors: Rarecho
Writers: Rarecho
United Front

#13 - United Front

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Jun 14, 2019

Everybody hates Retsuko’s badly-prepared yakisoba. Anai doesn’t lift a finger to help, until Kabae gives him some words of encouragement.

star 7.73
79 votes
Winds of Change

#14 - Winds of Change

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired Aug 27, 2020

The OTMGirls turn a profit for the first time thanks to Retsuko’s business acumen. Haida hits it off with Inui after an unexpected encounter.

star 7.73
51 votes
An Impenetrable Wall

#15 - An Impenetrable Wall

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired Aug 27, 2020

The OTMGirls receive an offer to perform at a rock festival. Hyodo rebrands the idols as a band, and the members must now learn to play instruments.

star 7.70
46 votes
The End of the Moratorium

#16 - The End of the Moratorium

Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired Aug 27, 2020

Inui opens up to Haida about her feelings, but he's unable to respond. Director Ton lectures Retsuko when he learns she has a side gig.

star 7.69
48 votes
The New Hire Named Anai

#17 - The New Hire Named Anai

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Jun 14, 2019

Without Retsuko's approval, her mother sets up an arranged marriage meeting. At first glance, new hire Anai seems like a nice and eager employee.

star 7.65
89 votes
A Sheltered Life

#18 - A Sheltered Life

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired Aug 27, 2020

To repay her debt, Retsuko starts working as the accounting manager for an underground idol group. In reality, she's at their beck and call.

star 7.64
50 votes
Unavoidable Impact

#19 - Unavoidable Impact

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Jun 14, 2019

Retsuko and Anai have to host a food stall for the company’s Family Appreciation Day event, but Retsuko does all the work herself to avoid conflict.

star 7.56
77 votes
A Rosy World

#20 - A Rosy World

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Apr 20, 2018

Retsuko falls head over heels for Resasuke, becoming oblivious to how bad things really are.

star 7.54
103 votes
Directors: Rarecho
Writers: Rarecho
Deep in the Hole

#21 - Deep in the Hole

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired Aug 27, 2020

Retsuko inadvertently backs into a parked car, damaging the other vehicle. Desperate for repair money, she reaches out to Gori for a loan.

star 7.54
50 votes
A Good, Hard-working Girl

#22 - A Good, Hard-working Girl

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Apr 20, 2018

Retsuko experiences a glimmer of hope when her free-spirited friend, Puko, proposes starting up her own business.

star 7.53
134 votes
Directors: Rarecho
Writers: Rarecho
Time to Grow Up

#23 - Time to Grow Up

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Jun 14, 2019

Retsuko becomes increasingly frustrated with her mother's overbearing ways. Director Ton demands the team be tough on their incoming new hire.

star 7.52
96 votes
A Day in the Life of Retsuko

#24 - A Day in the Life of Retsuko

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Apr 20, 2018

Office worker Retsuko lets out her daily frustrations with her job by going to a karaoke bar and singing death metal.

star 7.49
183 votes
Directors: Rarecho
Writers: Rarecho
Short-Timer

#25 - Short-Timer

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Apr 20, 2018

Retsuko becomes more inclined to stand up to her superiors, which backfires when she learns her dream job isn't what she hoped it would be.

star 7.47
125 votes
Directors: Rarecho
Writers: Rarecho