The BEST Episodes of Fruits Basket (2019)

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Nov 24, 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!

Let's Go Home

#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?

star 8.78
63 votes
Do You Wanna Kiss?

#2 - Do You Wanna Kiss?

Season 2 - Episode 18 - Aired Aug 4, 2020

Isuzu, the zodiac Horse, is determined to make change and seeks out Shigure for some answers.

star 8.58
36 votes
Because I Was Happy

#3 - 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.

star 8.43
61 votes
What's Important Is…

#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.

star 8.34
68 votes
This Is for Uo-chan!

#5 - 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.

star 8.33
69 votes
That's a Secret

#6 - 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.

star 8.31
64 votes
Summer Will Be Here Soon

#7 - Summer Will Be Here Soon

Season 1 - Episode 25 - Aired Sep 21, 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.

star 8.22
65 votes
I've Been Fooling Myself

#8 - 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.

star 8.19
78 votes
See You When You Get Back

#9 - See You When You Get Back

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired May 25, 2019

Tohru tries to figure out how to cause everyone the least amount of trouble over the New Year's holiday. Meanwhile, Yuki and Kyo try to figure out how to survive three days without Tohru.

star 8.10
77 votes
My Precious...

#10 - My Precious...

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Jun 2, 2020

Kyo is summoned to join Akito at the annex along with the other zodiac members. How will Kyo cope with meeting Akito?

star 8.07
42 votes
Spring Comes

#11 - 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.

star 8.07
73 votes
Who Are You?

#12 - Who Are You?

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Jun 9, 2020

What’s better than winding down the summer with some fireworks? Tohru and the Somas plan to do just that as their trip comes to a close.

star 8.05
38 votes
I'm Different Now

#13 - I'm Different Now

Season 2 - Episode 25 - Aired Sep 22, 2020

A winter chill lingers in the air as memories revealing some of Kureno's mysterious past and present emerge.

star 8.05
20 votes
I Never Back Down from a Wave Fight

#14 - 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.

star 8.05
64 votes
It's Cinderella-ish

#15 - It's Cinderella-ish

Season 2 - Episode 23 - Aired Sep 8, 2020

Tohru’s class puts on an unconventional retelling of Cinderella at the school culture festival.

star 8.04
25 votes
All Mine

#16 - All Mine

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Jun 16, 2020

Tohru and the Somas return from their trip and Kagura invites Kyo on a date for some serious talk.

star 8.03
35 votes
Let's Start the Watermelon Splitting Contest!

#17 - Let's Start the Watermelon Splitting Contest!

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired May 19, 2020

During their stay at the vacation house, Tohru and the Somas get exciting news and surprise visitors.

star 8.00
42 votes
She Said Don't Step on Them!

#18 - 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.

star 8.00
63 votes
You Cried for Me

#19 - You Cried for Me

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired Jun 23, 2020

Mayuko goes down memory lane after getting a few visitors at her family bookstore.

star 7.97
37 votes
You Look Like You're Having Fun

#20 - 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.

star 7.94
68 votes
Perhaps We Should Invite Ourselves Over

#21 - 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.

star 7.93
75 votes
They're All Animals!

#22 - 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?!

star 7.93
90 votes
See You After School

#23 - 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...

star 7.90
115 votes
Dog

#24 - Dog

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired May 26, 2020

Isuzu leaves Kagura’s house without explanation. At the same time, Akito is now at the vacation house. What is Akito planning?

star 7.88
42 votes
See You Later

#25 - See You Later

Season 2 - Episode 15 - Aired Jul 14, 2020

Parent-teacher conferences to discuss career plans are underway, triggering various emotions in the students.

star 7.87
31 votes