The BEST Episodes of His and Her Circumstances
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Sep 19, 2021
Network: TV Tokyo
Yukino Miyazawa is really, really vain, and loves to hear people praise her. She's always been the best at everything, and always tries to look perfect. But when Yukino goes to high school, she's finally upstaged--by Souichiro Arima, who scores better on the entrance exams and instantly snatches the attention of the class. By accident, Arima finds out that Yukino is just pretending, and this starts off a series of events that lead to Yukino and Arima falling in love. They then have to cope with a lot of obstacles in their relationship.
#1 - The Subjectivity of Happiness
Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Dec 25, 1998
Tsubasa decides to go home, but her loathing for her father getting remarried is renewed upon meeting her future stepbrother... a punk-rocker named Kazuma. How could she ever possibly relate to someone so completely different?
#2 - His Circumstances
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 16, 1998
Things have been good between Arima and Yukino for the past few weeks but lately Arima has been acting strange. He's been very distant and it almost seems like he's purposefully ignoring Yukino... what is it that's changed so suddenly?
#4 - The Location of Happiness
Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Dec 18, 1998
Tsubasa has holed up at Yukino's house and refuses to go home. Tsubasa's father is remarrying and it's been hard for her to come to terms with the idea.
#5 - Your Voice That Changes Me
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 6, 1998
Arima and Yukino lead very similar lives despite their differences... but how will their bond stand against the test of time? While Yukino feels as if she's been liberated of her guise of perfection.
#6 - Her Day
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 20, 1998
Arima and Yukino both have the day off from school so they decide to meet up over at Arima's place. But that's not the whole story...
#8 - Their Secret
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 9, 1998
Yukino's inadvertently made a fool of herself in front of Arima and now he's blackmailing her! Getting her to do his work, act as his slave... she's just about at her wit's end!
#10 - At the End of the First Semester
Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Dec 11, 1998
Summer has arrived and it's a time of separation. Arima is going away for a Kendo tournament while Yukino has made new friends. Even Tsubasa has taken a liking to Yukino, but something's not right... she's grown a little too attached.
#12 - Everything Starts Now
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Dec 4, 1998
The class has sided with the scheming Maho and they all decide to give Yukino the "silent treatment." As time goes on and it appears that things won't change, Yukino knows that she'll have to confront her saboteur and put an end to the harassment... but how?
#13 - Atonement for Postponed Debts
Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 27, 1998
Two jealous rivals emerge to sabotage Yukino! The first girl, Maho, resents her popularity and attempts to unmask Yukino's superficiality to the whole school...
#14 - Day of Labyrinth
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 30, 1998
A new boy has just transferred to Yukino and Arima's school... Asaba. He's pretty handsome and charismatic, so it doesn't take long for him to rise in popularity, but he's got a real problem with Yukino.
#15 - Progress
Season 1 - Episode 18 - Aired Jan 29, 1999
Arima's feelings for Yukino are beginning to build up and he knows now, more than anything, he wants to take their relationship to the next level...
#16 - His Return
Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired Jan 22, 1999
Hearing from her friends that Arima has changed a lot over the summer, Yukino bemoans over the fact that she hasn't changed at all and that she can't seem to get her feelings sorted well when it comes to him.
#18 - A Different Story From So Far
Season 1 - Episode 24 - Aired Mar 12, 1999
Yukino has changed a lot since meeting Arima, but Arima still feels that he himself hasn't changed much at all.
#19 - 14 Days: Act 3
Season 1 - Episode 21 - Aired Feb 19, 1999
Aya has finished her script for the culture fest play, but neither Yukino nor Maho are eager to participate. All the while, Tonami has begun to make his mark on Tsubaki. She begins to suspect who he really is.
#20 - 14 Days: Act 5
Season 1 - Episode 23 - Aired Mar 5, 1999
Yukino's organizational talents shine as the play really starts to come together. Meanwhile, Tonami's plot for revenge against Tsubaki isn't going as well as he'd hoped...
#22 - 14 Days: Act 1
Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired Feb 5, 1999
Yukino isn't all that interested in the culture fest until she finds out that the class that puts on the best show gets the test notes of a student who went on to Tokyo University!
#23 - 14 Days: Act 2
Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired Feb 12, 1999
Tonami had a tough childhood... he was constantly sick, being bullied, but the worst of it was all Tsubaki's fault. Now he's back and he's determined to throw it back in her face!
#25 - 14 Days: Act 6
Season 1 - Episode 26 - Aired Mar 26, 1999
The final episode. As tensions rise over Arima's jealous and over-protective nature, Tonami begins to realize that his desire to get Tsubaki to notice him was one born out of an emotion different from hate.