The BEST Episodes of Cute High Earth Defense Club LOVE!

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Aug 28, 2020

Network: TV Tokyo

In the story, the high school "Earth Defense Club" is basically the "do nothing club." Club members En and Atsushi are soaking in the bathtub at a public bath when suddenly a mysterious pink creature, Wombat, appears out of thin air and asks, "I want to save this star... please would you lend me your power?" Then, Yumoto, whose family runs the bath house appears and chases wombat to give him a hug. In school the next day, the remaining two members, Io and Ryū, also meet Wombat. Wombat gives all five of them bracelets and tells them to protect Earth. A dazzling light comes from the bracelets and envelops their bodies...

Feel Love, Narcissus!

#1 - Feel Love, Narcissus!

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jan 20, 2015

Binan High's traditional pretty boy contest is drawing near. The members of the Earth Defense Club, not showing much interest in the event, mess around in the club in their free time. But when a rival in the student council tries to oppose Ryuu, the club decides to hold a strategy meeting to propel the Earth Defense Club's "#1 Hustler" to victory. Meanwhile, the ballet club advisor's fruitless struggles to take the #1 pretty boy slot catch the eye of Zundar's team. The day of the contest arrives, and the winner is about to be announced, when suddenly...

star 9.79
63 votes
Writers: Michiko Yokote
Love Is Something You Should Never Regret

#2 - Love Is Something You Should Never Regret

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jan 13, 2015

Elegant music plays in the background as the Binan High student council convenes. The council members: president Kusatsu Kinshiro, Arima Ibushi, and Gero Akoya wish to purge the world of fools by way of the Total Conquest of Earth's Lifeforms Project.

star 9.76
62 votes
Writers: Michiko Yokote
Love is Glasses...

#3 - Love is Glasses...

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Mar 10, 2015

The normally cheerful Yumoto is acting strangely. His classmate, the manager of the baseball club, takes his temperature and reveals that he has a slight fever. The members of the Defense Club take him home to the Kurotama Bath, getting an eyeful of extreme brotherly love as Gora devotedly looks after his sick brother.

star 9.73
33 votes
Writers: Michiko Yokote
The Trial Called Love

#4 - The Trial Called Love

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Mar 17, 2015

Binan High is preparing for their Culture Festival. Since the class that wins the popularity vote gets a cash prize, the Defense Club will participate as well. They'll be serving Kinugawa's curry and transforming into their Battle Lovers costumes to serve "Cosplay Hero Curry."

star 9.73
33 votes
Writers: Michiko Yokote
Love, Summer Camp and Toothbrushes

#5 - Love, Summer Camp and Toothbrushes

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Feb 17, 2015

Yufuin's inspiration leads the Defense Club decides to go on a training camp to the ocean on . Meanwhile, the three student council members head to a beach resort in a limousine. The beach has bright sun and white sand, but there's something a little off about it. A strange feeling starts hovering around the group's members...

star 9.70
33 votes
Writers: Michiko Yokote
Love Wanders

#6 - Love Wanders

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Feb 24, 2015

As usual, Kinugawa and Yufuin are walking to Binan High School together as friends. But after a stop at the convenience store, Yufuin suddenly gets angry at Kinugawa and yells at him. A rift forms between the two, and soon a panic develops over them potentially leaving the Defense Club. Yumoto works blindly to try to get the two to make up, but Naruko and Zaou rebuke him for it. Will Yufuin and Kinugawa ever make up?!

star 9.70
33 votes
Writers: Michiko Yokote
To Steal Love Without Regret

#7 - To Steal Love Without Regret

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Feb 3, 2015

The rainy season's here, and the Defense Club is dedicating themselves to various indoor activities. Suddenly, they realize that Mr. Tawarayama -- whom Wombat is controlling under the pretext of preserving his life -- is covered in mold! The club erupts into chaos. Just then, Kinozaki and Tazawa of the Press Society burst in looking for material for a story. Kinozaki chases them around, trying to learn their secret, which stresses out Wombat, Yufuin, Naruko, and Zaou.

star 9.62
34 votes
Writers: Michiko Yokote
Love is Stronger Than Pride

#8 - Love is Stronger Than Pride

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Mar 3, 2015

Our Total Conquest of Earth's Lifeforms Project has reached a serious problem.

star 9.61
33 votes
Writers: Michiko Yokote
Love Forever

#9 - Love Forever

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Mar 24, 2015

The clash between Kinugawa and Kusatsu has brought the true identities of the Battle Lovers and Caerula Adamas to light. Shocked, Vesta and Sulfur fight Perlite, and Cerulean faces Argent.

star 9.59
34 votes
Writers: Michiko Yokote
Love is Something You Wear on Your Back

#10 - Love is Something You Wear on Your Back

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Feb 10, 2015

The Caerula Adamas plot a way to destroy the mysterious Battle Lovers. They also want to destroy the Defense Club, so as to cut down on club expenses. Thus, they declare that if the club members' scores on their final exams do not meet the average, the club will be dissolved. The Defense Club reluctantly gets to studying. Meanwhile, the student council also tries to scout the financially savvy Naruko to be their treasurer. When Gero offers him a salary during negotiations, Naruko casually agrees to leave the Defense Club. Soon, a monster appears, and the four remaining Battle Lovers must struggle to defeat it themselves.

star 9.58
33 votes
Writers: Michiko Yokote
Cute Little Boys of Love And Youth

#11 - Cute Little Boys of Love And Youth

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Jan 27, 2015

Long ago, two boys made wishes on a shooting star. One night in the student council room, Kusatsu thinks back on that day, and renews his oath of world domination. Meanwhile, the Earth Defense Club is holding one of its usual conversations about nothing in Kurotama Bath.

star 9.34
35 votes
Writers: Michiko Yokote
In the Name of Love

#12 - In the Name of Love

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 6, 2015

At Binan High School in the city of Binan, Japan, Yufuin En and Kinugawa Atsushi, along with along with Naruko Io and Zaou Ryuu, enjoy leisurely high school lives while hosting meetings of a do-nothing club called the Earth Defense Club.

star 8.21
94 votes
Writers: Michiko Yokote
The Chemical Substance of Love

#13 - The Chemical Substance of Love

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Sep 2, 2016

The Beppu Brothers declare outright to the Defense Club that they're the ones who have been sending the monsters, but the Defense Club members just brush them off, spending their days in their usual slow pace while ignoring the brothers for two whole months. The Beppu Brothers, enraged over this slight, choose February 14th as the day they will have their revenge. And so the Valentine's Day grudge match begins!

star 7.25
4 votes
Writers: Michiko Yokote
Love is a Mayfly

#14 - Love is a Mayfly

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Jul 15, 2016

Two twins, Haruhiko and Akihiko Beppu, transfers into Binan High School, attracting the attention of overweight, beauty-obssessed student Tsukurou Osou. After charming most of the school, the twins, also known as Galaxy Vepper, transform Osou into a Tofu Monster, which is soon defeated by the Battle Lovers.

star 7.00
4 votes
Writers: Michiko Yokote
Brotherly Love

#15 - Brotherly Love

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Jul 22, 2016

With the Student Council studying abroad, the Defense Club is asked to present a reading to children. Tagaru Katari, a member of the Speaking Poets Society, is upset at this development as he thinks that only someone with passion can do this job. Thanks to a suggestion from Yumoto, the group decides to do the story "Jizo and the Hats" for the children. But when Vepper transforms Katari into the Mic Monster, it's up to the Battle Lovers to keep the children safe and save the play.

star 7.00
4 votes
Writers: Michiko Yokote
Receive Love

#16 - Receive Love

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Aug 5, 2016

Fed up with Munakata's practicing in the Volleyball club, Shuzo Oka quits. But as Munakata finds a new club ally in Yumoto, Shuzo becomes jealous and is transformed into the Volleyball Monster. When he finally sees the truth, Shuzo and Munakata vow to not graduate until they finally participate in a Volleyball tournament. Meanwhile, we see a little more of a connection between the Beppu twins and a certain former Battle Lover.

star 7.00
4 votes
Writers: Michiko Yokote
A Christmas of Love and Miracles

#17 - A Christmas of Love and Miracles

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Aug 19, 2016

Christmas is a magical time that makes people go a little crazy. On the day of Christmas Eve, Yufuin makes the shockingly uncharacteristic suggestion that that they hold a Christmas party. Gora joins the Christmas party at Kurotama Bath, and even more unexpected visitors show up, throwing the party into chaos! A one-night-only miracle of love and confusion begins!

star 7.00
4 votes
Writers: Michiko Yokote
Love, Once More!

#18 - Love, Once More!

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Jul 8, 2016

As the Earth Defense Club plan to see the Student Council off as they go to study abroad, an hourglass monster appears and destroys their Loveracelets. When the monster appears the next day, Wombat returns and gives the boys new Loveracelets, allowing them to transform into the Battle Lovers once more and defeat the monster with just enough time to see the student council off. Meanwhile, a sinister pair of twins decide to transfer into Binan High School.

star 6.75
4 votes
Writers: Michiko Yokote
Love is Like the Snow

#19 - Love is Like the Snow

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Aug 26, 2016

It's New Year's Eve, and the Defense Club members are gathered at the Kurotama Bath, fighting over the TV and cozying up at the kotatsu with their usual leisurely air. Although they expected to go their separate ways after eating Gora's home-made soba, the area directly around the Kurotama Bath is suddenly hit by a blizzard, which cuts them off from the outside world! How will the club react to this disaster situation?!

star 6.50
4 votes
Writers: Michiko Yokote
Love is What Matters

#20 - Love is What Matters

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Sep 16, 2016

The wood chopping-obsessed Gora has gone missing, leaving wood unchopped! Yumoto and his "senpais" search fervently for Gora, but can't find a single clue as to his whereabouts. A dejected Defense Club returns to the bath to relax, where they receive an unexpected visitor...

star 6.33
3 votes
Writers: Michiko Yokote
Everyone Loves Someone!

#21 - Everyone Loves Someone!

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Aug 12, 2016

To the rest of the Defense Club's disappointment, Io and Ryuu got themselves into a little fight. Yumoto, En, and Atsushi excuse themselves to Kurotama while Wombat is left to help Io and Ryuu reconcile, though with no results. The flashbacks show how Io and Ryuu met, showing us they couldn't stand each other at first, and how they decided to join the Defense Club. Kuroshiro Kumano approaches the Beppu twins on how to become an idol, as he would like to become like them.

star 6.00
4 votes
Writers: Michiko Yokote
Love Saves the Earth!

#22 - Love Saves the Earth!

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired Sep 23, 2016

The Defense Club has decided to fight to save Gora, and VEPPer will try to keep him at any cost. How will this heated battle end? Will love save the Earth?!

star 6.00
3 votes
Writers: Michiko Yokote
Days of Love and Acclaim

#23 - Days of Love and Acclaim

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Sep 9, 2016

The always-energetic Yumoto is sighing, which takes the other Defense Club members aback! It seems an old amusement park he used to go to, Binan Land, is closing. The other Defense Club members aren't too surprised, saying "it was a pretty sad place" and "Every couple that's gone there has broken up," but Yumoto is truly despondent at the thought of losing a place he used to go to with his big brother. The others can't stand to watch him looking so down, so they pool their money to give Yumoto one last trip to Binan Land.

star 5.67
3 votes
Writers: Michiko Yokote
Synchronicity of Love

#24 - Synchronicity of Love

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Jul 29, 2016

Continuously annoyed by Yumoto's brotherly connection to Gora, Haruhiko and Akihiko try to come up with a new plan to destroy the Battle Lovers. Meanwhile, Bernardo, the older of the Italian twins that also recently transferred to Binan, tries to figure out if his brother really hates him as the two have had a rocky relationship recently. Taking advantage of this development, the Beppu twins transform Bernard's brother Alan into the Chest Hair Monster. Thanks to the Battle Lovers, the monster is defeat and Alan and Bernard finally work out their differences.

star 5.40
5 votes
Writers: Michiko Yokote