The BEST Episodes of Golden Kamuy

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jan 14, 2022

Network: Tokyo MX

In Hokkaido, the far northern lands of Japan, Sugimoto survived the Russo-Japanese war of the Meiji era. Nicknamed "Sugimoto the Immortal" during the war, he now seeks the riches promised by the gold rush in hopes of saving the widowed wife of his now deceased comrade from the war. During his hunt of gold, he finds hints of a hidden stash of gold by corrupt criminals. Partnering with an Ainu girl that saves his life from the harsh climates of the north, they venture into a survival adventure to race against the criminals that seek the hidden stash.

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Call Out

#1 - Call Out

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired Dec 24, 2018

At last, No-Face has been found. But will he survive long enough to tell them where the gold is? And what about the traitor who's lurking in the background, waiting for the right moment to strike?

star 8.53
38 votes
Writers: Noboru Takagi
Sin and Impurity

#2 - Sin and Impurity

Season 3 - Episode 11 - Aired Dec 14, 2020

Asirpa, Shiraishi, and Sugimoto are finally reunited in the frozen North.

star 8.23
31 votes
Writers: Daishiro Tanimura, Noboru Takagi

#3 - Overwhelmed

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Dec 17, 2018

Chaos has broken loose at Abashiri. The 7th Division is shelling the prison. The prisoners are loose. Sugimoto is trapped inside. Can they find No-Face in the chaos?

star 8.19
37 votes
Writers: Noboru Takagi
The Sound of an Ambush

#4 - The Sound of an Ambush

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Dec 3, 2018

After visiting a hot springs, the group is ambushed by a gang of blind thieves. In the darkness, the thieves, who navigate by sound, have a tremendous advantage, and the group is in deadly peril.

star 8.03
37 votes
Writers: Aya Yoshinaga, Noboru Takagi
On the Night of the New Moon

#5 - On the Night of the New Moon

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Dec 10, 2018

At last the group makes it to Abashiri. After everything that's happened so far, it's time for them to go inside and meet No-Face..

star 7.95
38 votes
Writers: Daishiro Tanimura, Noboru Takagi
Everybody, Get Together! It's a Murder Hotel!

#6 - Everybody, Get Together! It's a Murder Hotel!

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Jun 18, 2018

The gang stays in a strange hotel, run by a former prisoner. This hotel has a dark secret, but even its wicked owner quickly finds herself overwhelmed when both Sugimoto's group and Ushiyama book rooms, and both Shiraishi and Ushiyama want to sleep with her!

star 7.91
53 votes
Writers: Noboru Takagi, Shingo Irie
Inside the Belly

#7 - Inside the Belly

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 5, 2018

Suzukawa heads into the 7th's garrison to rescue Shiraishi. When the mission goes wrong it's up to Sugimoto to get them out.

star 7.90
39 votes
Writers: Noboru Takagi
To Live

#8 - To Live

Season 3 - Episode 12 - Aired Dec 21, 2020

At long last, Sugimoto, Shiraishi, and Asirpa are reunited, as this chapter in the war for the Ainu gold comes to a close...

star 7.77
31 votes
Directors: Hitoshi Nanba
Writers: Noboru Takagi

#9 - Nopperabo

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Apr 16, 2018

Saichi and Asirpa head to Otaru, the largest town in the area, in seach of the tattooed prisoners. They quickly find out that they're not the only ones after the treasure. The army is looking for it too! Saichi has to face off against a deadly sniper, and a horrible cold front is setting in too...

star 7.68
74 votes
Writers: Noboru Takagi, Noboru Takagi
Grim Reaper

#10 - Grim Reaper

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Apr 30, 2018

Sugimoto visits an Ainu village where he learns about their ways and culture. The next day he leaves in secret, where he is captured by the 7th and tortured.

star 7.65
65 votes
Writers: Noboru Takagi, Shingo Irie

#11 - Revolutionary

Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 30, 2020

Before Kiroranke came to Japan, he was a Russian revolutionary. One day, he and Wilk went to the house of a Japanese cameraman, where they began to study the Japanese language. But more was going on than meets the eye...

star 7.65
31 votes
Writers: Aya Yoshinaga, Noboru Takagi

#12 - Complication

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired May 21, 2018

During the battle with the hunters, Sugimoto is separated from Asirpa. Nihei abandons the wounded Tanigaki and tries to use Asirpa as bait to lure Retar. But just when Nihei thinks he's won the battle, another wolf appears and rips open his neck!

star 7.60
55 votes
Writers: Atsuo Ishino, Noboru Takagi
Ani Nekko

#13 - Ani Nekko

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 12, 2018

Tanigaki remembers his past as a matagi, and the story of how he came to join the 7th Divison and work for Lt. Tsurumi.

star 7.57
35 votes
Writers: Aya Yoshinaga, Noboru Takagi

#14 - Wenkamuy

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Apr 9, 2018

Sugimoto Saichi, called "Immortal Saichi" for his incredible powers of survival, is panning for gold in the far north when he hears a story about buried treasure, hidden by a death row inmate. He decides to go after the treasure, but it will be a journey far longer and far more dangerous than he'd ever imagined...

star 7.54
93 votes
Writers: Noboru Takagi, Noboru Takagi
Kamuy Mosir

#15 - Kamuy Mosir

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Apr 23, 2018

Asirpa takes Sugimoto through the Hokkaido forests, where they encounter a bear in its den. Sugimoto is impressed by Asirpa's knowledge of the land. Meanwhile, another, older force is after the gold..

star 7.48
69 votes
Writers: Noboru Takagi, Noboru Takagi
To Karafuto

#16 - To Karafuto

Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 5, 2020

Sugimoto was separated from Asirpa after the incident at the prison. Now, he's tracked her down to Karafuto, a place even further north and colder than Hokkaido.

star 7.45
38 votes
Writers: Noboru Takagi

#17 - Gleaming

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Jun 4, 2018

Sugimoto's crew follows rumors of a tattooed prisoner among the herring fishermen on the coast near Otaru. There they encounter Henmi, a strange, perverted serial killer. The fight between him and the gang develops into a deadly seaborne battle involving a killer whale!

star 7.41
54 votes
Writers: Aya Yoshinaga, Noboru Takagi

#18 - Fakes

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 15, 2018

Edogai succeeds in creating 6 sets of fake skins when his workshop comes under assault. He flees with Sergeant Tsukishima into the local mines, pursued by Ogata and Sugimoto.

star 7.40
40 votes
Writers: Aya Yoshinaga, Noboru Takagi
Blue Eyes

#19 - Blue Eyes

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 26, 2018

The group is attacked by a huge horde of locusts and split. Asirpa and Inkarmat flee to the water, where Inkarmat tells Asirpa a terrible secret.

star 7.40
35 votes
Writers: Noboru Takagi, Shingo Irie
The Border

#20 - The Border

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 2, 2020

As they cross the borders into Russia, Kiroranke's group finds that there's more waiting for them than they expected.

star 7.37
35 votes
Writers: Daishiro Tanimura, Noboru Takagi

#21 - Race

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired May 7, 2018

With the help of Shiraishi, Asirpa goes to rescue Sugimoto from the 7th. But the situation is dire, and Sugimoto has already been badly injured...

star 7.31
62 votes
Writers: Noboru Takagi, Sachio Yanai
Hunter's Soul

#22 - Hunter's Soul

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired May 14, 2018

Two hunters are after Retar, the last of the Ezo wolves, and the last living wolf in Japan. Both of these hunters have tattoos, and Sugimoto wants them for himself. It's a battle between hunters and prey in the snowy mountains of Hokkaido!

star 7.30
56 votes
Writers: Aya Yoshinaga, Noboru Takagi

#23 - Edogai-kun

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 8, 2018

Lt. Tsurumi visits Edogai, a taxidermist, in the town of Yuubari. He has a new plan to bring chaos to the war for the tattoo code: he's going to create fake skins that only he can detect.

star 7.28
43 votes
Writers: Noboru Takagi
Let's Talk About the Past

#24 - Let's Talk About the Past

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 22, 2018

Hijikata, who is now temporarily allied with Sugimoto, stays behind in Yuubari to try and find clues to the fake skins. Edogai's workshop is surrounded by members of the 7th division, and they're forced to fight their way out.

star 7.25
36 votes
Writers: Noboru Takagi
Eyes of a Murderer

#25 - Eyes of a Murderer

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired May 28, 2018

Shiraishi is chased all across the city by Ushiyama, and only escapes his predicament by getting the 7th involved. During the chaos, Hijikata's forces launch a raid on a local bank, blasting open a wall to get back his legendary sword.

star 7.20
50 votes
Writers: Noboru Takagi, Shingo Irie