The Best Episodes of Charlotte (2015)

Special abilities occur among a small percentage of boys and girls in puberty. Yū Otosaka uses his power without others knowing, and lives a fairly normal, average school life. Before him suddenly appears a girl, Nao Tomori. Due to his meeting with her, the fate of special power-users will be exposed.

Happiness You Did Not Notice

#1 - Happiness You Did Not Notice

Season 1 - Episode 6

While Ayumi stays at home to recover from her fever, Yuu and the others learn that a student with a "collapse" ability is in the condo. As a result, Nao suspects Ayumi of being the ability user, believing she might be developing an ability of her own. As Yuu, Nao, and Yusa check up on her, Ayumi describes a dream she had about the ground suddenly cracking, prompting Nao to suggest that everyone be cautious around her. The next day, as Ayumi's temperature goes down, Yuu advises her to stay at home so she can be safe, but she decides to sneak out and go to school anyway. There, she is confronted by her classmate, Konishi, who accuses her of stealing the boy she liked away from her, then comes at her with a cutter. Pushed into a corner, Ayumi suddenly activates her ability, causing the school building to collapse with her still inside. As Yuu desperately searches through the wreckage for any signs of Ayumi, a piece of rubble falls towards him. Afterwards, Kumagami is shown standing over the wreckage.

star 7.97
66 votes
Directors: Yoshiyuki Asai
Melody of Despair

#2 - Melody of Despair

Season 1 - Episode 2

Yū begins his life as a member of Hoshinoumi Academy's Student Council, whose job is to ensure the safety of students with supernatural powers. Their first job leads them to Nanba High School, where they catch a student named Udoh using his ability to produce x-ray photos of girls in their underwear, selling them for a profit. The next day, Nao takes Yū to see her big brother, who had been experimented on for his ability to manipulate sound waves, leaving him emotionally destroyed. Nao further explains that thanks to a person she trusts, she was able to escape the school that experimented on her brother and bring him to a friendly environment.

star 7.68
71 votes
Directors: Yoshiyuki Asai
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The Sound You Heard Sometime

#3 - The Sound You Heard Sometime

Season 1 - Episode 5

Learning of a user with the ability to fly, the student council camp out in the mountains where the user has been training to control his ability. During the first two nights, Yusa tells the other members about her relationship with Misa, while Yuu interacts with Nao, talking with her about the band Zhiend and her dream of filming them. He then talks to Jōjirō about their abilities and how long they will last. The day after, the ability user confronts the council members and tries threatening them into leaving, but Nao dismisses his threat as a bluff. The ability user then steals Nao's camcorder from her and attempts to escape using his power, but is stopped by Yuu's ability. After Nao convinces the user to stop using his ability, Yuu returns to his condo to find Ayumi sick with a cold.

star 7.54
65 votes
Directors: Yoshiyuki Asai
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Moment of Earnest

#4 - Moment of Earnest

Season 1 - Episode 4

After Yusa's loud transfer to Yuu's class, Nao brings her and the others to their third job in Kannai Academy, where they believe a user with telekinesis is attending. As proof, Nao shows them footage of a baseball pitcher, Arifumi Fukuyama, who pitches a knuckleball. However, Nao observes that Arifumi was about to throw a straight ball, but used his ability to position the ball and make it a knuckleball. After confronting Arifumi, who refuses to stop using his ability, Nao holds a baseball match between Kannai and Hoshinoumi's teams, saying that if they win, Arifumi will stop using his ability. After eight innings, both teams are evenly matched. In the last inning, Misa runs from second base to home with the help of Nao and Hoshinoumi subsequently wins by two to one. As a result, Arifumi agrees to stop using his ability, and Yuu possesses him for a little experiment by Nao.

star 7.50
62 votes
Directors: Yoshiyuki Asai
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Love and Flame

#5 - Love and Flame

Season 1 - Episode 3

After Yuu eats lunch with Jojiro at the cafeteria, their second job leads them to a user with two abilities, after investigating the narrow area, they found out that it was the popular singing idol and vocalist of How-Low-Hello Yusa Nishimori, who's being chased by Someone. after fighting the person chasing her, a guy named Sho leads them back to a club where Yusa is in hiding, she has the ability to allow a dead person possess her body. and the dead person possessing her is her older sister Misa, who has the ability pyrokinesis. the reason Yusa was being chased was she accidentally brought home a smartphone of a TV Producer that has messages and stuff that will arrest him if taken by the cops. with Nao making a threatening plan for the TV Producer, that night Yusa confronted the TV Producer and turned to Misa threatening him and returning the smartphone back to him. after that Nao offered Misa that she will arrange Yusa for her to transfer to Hoshinoumi Academy, after she agrees Sho confessed her feelings for Misa and told him and Kota to live their own life and thanks them for everything.

star 7.48
69 votes
Directors: Yoshiyuki Asai
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I Think About Others

#6 - I Think About Others

Season 1 - Episode 1

Yū Otosaka is a boy who one day awakens the ability to temporarily possess anyone in his line of sight. Using this power to peer at other students' answers during exams, Yū manages to enter a prestigious school, where he once again uses his ability to woo the school's madonna, Yumi Shirayanagi. However, Yū's perfect scores catch the attention of the student council president, who challenges him to take the exam again or else face expulsion on grounds of cheating. This turns out to be a trap set up by a girl named Nao Tomori, who had been observing his abilities in action. Yū attempts to flee but is caught by Jōjirō Takajō, who can move at uncontrollably high speeds. With her target captured, Nao, who can make herself invisible to a specific target, arranges for Yū and his little sister Ayumi to be transferred to Hoshinoumi Academy, a school for those with abilities like his. Getting dumped by Yumi as a result of the restrictions forced upon him, Yū reluctantly prepares for his new life as a member of Hoshonoumi Academy's student council.

star 7.45
88 votes
Directors: Yoshiyuki Asai
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