The BEST Episodes of Fruits Basket (2019)
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Mar 23, 2020
Network: TV Tokyo
After a family tragedy turns her life upside down, 16-year-old high school student Tohru Honda takes matters into her own hands and moves out… into a tent! Unfortunately for her, she pitches her new home on private land belonging to the mysterious Soma clan, and it isn't long before the owners discover her secret. But, as Tohru quickly finds out when the family offers to take her in, the Somas have a secret of their own—when hugged by the opposite sex, they turn into the animals of the Chinese Zodiac!
#1 - Let's Go Home
Season 1 - Episode 24 - Aired Sep 14, 2019
Kazuma Soma's visit to the house is more than a casual visit, especially for Kyo. Will we finally find out Kyo's secret?
#2 - Because I Was Happy
Season 1 - Episode 22 - Aired Aug 31, 2019
We learn more about Hanajima's past and how she meets Uotani and Tohru.
#3 - That's a Secret
Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired Jul 6, 2019
Tohru learns more about Momiji Soma and visits her mother's grave with her friends.
#4 - What's Important Is…
Season 1 - Episode 18 - Aired Aug 3, 2019
Hatsuharu unexpectedly shows up with a new Soma who doesn't speak a word.
#5 - Summer Will Be Here Soon
Season 1 - Episode 25 - Aired Sep 20, 2019
Kazuma leaves without a word to Kyo while Yuki and Kagura fight their own battles. Then, Shigure gathers everybody for dinner at his house.
#6 - This Is for Uo-chan!
Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired Jul 27, 2019
Uotani continues to tell about her past and how meeting Kyoko and Tohru impacted her.
#7 - I've Been Fooling Myself
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired May 4, 2019
Tohru has come to think of the Somas as her new family, but her faith in herself and in her relationships is shaken when her biological family says they're ready to take her back.
#8 - See You When You Get Back
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired May 25, 2019
Kyo fights Yuki, Yuki fights a cold, and Tohru meets a new Soma whose mood swings may be even more extreme than Kagura's.
#9 - Spring Comes
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired May 18, 2019
A nervous Tohru visits the main Soma estate for her meeting with Hatori. There, she finds out the backstory behind Hatori's seemingly harsh attitude toward her.
#10 - You Look Like You're Having Fun
Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Jun 22, 2019
It's the first day of the new school year, and the students of Kaibara High School gets their first look at Momiji and Hatsuharu's "unique" approach to school uniforms. Another member of the Soma family also pays a visit.
#11 - I Never Back Down from a Wave Fight
Season 1 - Episode 21 - Aired Aug 24, 2019
Members of the Prince Yuki Fan Club do some scheming and visit Hanajima's house.
#12 - She Said Don't Step on Them!
Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired Jul 20, 2019
Uotani plans a group gift for Tohru. Then, the Somas learn more about Uotani's past.
#13 - Perhaps We Should Invite Ourselves Over
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired May 11, 2019
On school festival day, the gang sells a ton of rice balls thanks to an innovative Prince Yuki marketing technique. Bonus: two other members of the Soma family come to the festival to introduce themselves.
#14 - It's Valentine's, After All
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Jun 8, 2019
Shigure does some serious scheming while Kagura, Kyo, Yuki, and Tohru all go on a double date.
#15 - They're All Animals!
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Apr 13, 2019
Tohru learns the Soma family's shocking secret: they transform into zodiac animals! Is this show a zodiac animal transformation home comedy?!
#16 - See You After School
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Apr 6, 2019
Temporarily homeless high school student Tohru Honda doesn't want to cause her friends any trouble, so she's been secretly living in a tent instead of asking to stay with any of them. Then she meets the owners of the land she pitched her tent on...
#17 - What Year Is She?
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Apr 27, 2019
Kagura Soma visits and expresses her rather explosive love for Kyo. At first she regards Tohru as a potential rival, but she soon comes to realize that Tohru is interested in friendship, not fighting.
#18 - You Look Well…
Season 1 - Episode 23 - Aired Sep 7, 2019
Tohru comes down with a cold, and the Somas help her while she recovers.
#19 - Yuki Was My First Love
Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Jun 1, 2019
Kyo fights Yuki, Yuki fights a cold, and Tohru meets a new Soma whose mood swings may be even more extreme than Kagura's....
#20 - This Is a Wonderful Inn
Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Jun 15, 2019
It's "White Day," the day that boys who received chocolates on Valentine's Day give their return gifts to the girls. And Momiji has one big surprise gift for Tohru!
#21 - Let's Play Rich Man-Poor Man!
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Apr 20, 2019
Kyo and Yuki both confide in Tohru about their insecurities, and she discovers that they have a lot in common for people who seem like such opposites.
#22 - I Wouldn't Say That
Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired Jul 13, 2019
Tohru, Yuki, Kyo, Shigure, and Hatori go on a trip to the Soma vacation house near a lake.
#23 - How Have You Been, My Brother?
Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Jun 29, 2019
Tohru meets a man she never knew existed, and learns something about Yuki that she never knew before.
#24 - I'm So Sorry!
Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired Aug 10, 2019
Another Soma comes to visit, while Mitsuru begs Shigure for his manuscript.
#25 - I Can't Believe You Picked It Up
Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired Aug 17, 2019
Hiro Soma comes to introduce himself, and it rapidly becomes obvious that he is not a Tohru Honda fan.