The BEST Episodes of As the Moon, So Beautiful
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Nov 18, 2020
Network: Tokyo MX
Kotarou Azumi and Akane Mizuno became third year students at junior high school and are classmates for the first time. These two, along with fellow classmates, Chinatsu Nishio and Takumi Hira, relate to their peers through mutual understandings and feelings. As their final year at junior high school progresses, the group overcome their challenges to mature and become aware of changes in themselves.
#1 - And Then
Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Jun 30, 2017
School is almost out. Both Akane and Kotaro's rivals make their intentions clear. Akane is moving to Yokohama, and Kotaro is staying Saitama. Kotaro has only his writing to go back to, but...
#2 - An Encouragement of Learning
Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Jun 23, 2017
Kotaro is determined to get into Komei High School, where Akane is set to attend. But with his grades and his parents' opposition, he will be fighting an uphill battle.
#3 - Hold Back Nothing When Taking Love
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired May 26, 2017
Chinatsu invites Akane, Kotaro and Hira to Tokyo Dome City amusement park. She makes a last-ditch effort to confess her feelings to Kotaro. Can she do it?
#4 - Howling at the Moon
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Apr 21, 2017
With the school trip looming, the third-years are abuzz with dating gossip. Meanwhile, Kotaro is busy with his writing, and Akane is working on her running performance.
#6 - Passing Shower
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Apr 28, 2017
Things get awkward between Kotaro and Akane after he asks her out. He tries to find some time alone with her on the school trip, but sneaking his cell phone past the teachers proves to be a challenge.
#7 - Kokoro
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired May 5, 2017
Akane has stated she would like to spend more time talking to Kotaro, but they continue to be shy at school and around each other. Akane struggles to improve her running time. Chinatsu decides to join Kotaro's cram school, which Akane gets jealous of.
#11 - A Handful of Sand
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Apr 14, 2017
It's the last sports festival of middle school. Kotaro gets put in the relay race, though he does not do very well. He becomes friends with one of Akane's friends who bandages his scraped hand.