The BEST Episodes of ISLAND
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Jan 12, 2021
Network: Tokyo MX
Urashima, an island far from the mainland. The people who live there lead carefree lives. But five years ago, the island's three great families suffered a series of misfortunes and succumbed to suspicion. The people of the island cut off all contact with the mainland and began a slow decline. The key to saving the island lies in three girls who belong to the three families. But they are bound by old traditions, and are conflicted. On that island, a lone man washes ashore. The man claims to be from the future, and he begins a solitary struggle to change the island's fate.
#1 - Holding Hands to Tomorrow
Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Sep 16, 2018
Rinne and Rinne... A truth about these two girls is brought to light by a photograph, and Setsuna makes a decision. Will it make everyone happy? A new future awaits once this great mystery is solved. No more hesitating. It’s the eternal finale.
#2 - We've Met Again, But Who Are You...
Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Sep 9, 2018
When Setsuna opens his eyes, he’s back on the same beach in the summer. Everything happens just as it did before. Setsuna rushes to reach the one moment he wants to change. But he learns learns a shocking truth.
#3 - I Don't Want to Grieve Anymore
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Sep 2, 2018
Setsuna rises up to create a future for a city without hope, but tragedy strikes time and again. Meanwhile, Rinne finishes her invention and Setsuna sets out for the future to save mankind’s existence. Just before he goes, Setsuna makes a promise to Rinne.
#4 - Love Me When We Meet Again
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Aug 19, 2018
When they awoke, they were looking up at the blue sky from five years ago. It was the mysterious island where Rinne and the real Setsuna had been before parting ways forever. Rinne feels excited to see the real Setsuna again and finally settle things, but what they find are more riddles, tears, and darkness.
#5 - I Got to See You Again
Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Aug 26, 2018
In an underground shelter-city encased in ice, Setsuna meets a young girl named Rinne and begins helping her with a mysterious invention. It can apparently help save the world, but its true nature is unclear. Meanwhile, the city itself will very soon perish.
#6 - That’s Why I Trust You
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Jul 29, 2018
“I don’t have time to spare!” Sara yells hurriedly. She has a hypothesis as to why Setsuna came back in time and that he and she are destined to be together, but Rinne confronts him with a dark truth. Crimson flames lick the heavens, bringing an end to a bloody history.
#7 - I Don't Want You to Feel Bad
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jul 8, 2018
Setsuna begins to research soot blight syndrome to understand the shocking statement Rinne makes. The endemic disease keeps the island isolated and toys with Rinne, Karen and Sara’s fates. But Rinne’s mother Kuon knows something unexpected.
#8 - We Meet Again
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jul 1, 2018
When he wakes up, Setsuna has no memories. He is on the island left behind by time, Urashima. Everyone he meets is mysterious and puzzling. At night he is surprised by a girl singing on the beach, and somehow says her name. “Rinne…”
#9 - The Right Way to Spin Dreams
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jul 15, 2018
Setsuna, Sara and Karen try various ways to get Rinne to come out during the day. Their fun time is interrupted the moment when Rinne sees a hidden shack. After that, Rinne tries to stop thinking about the past, but Karen makes a decision to face it down.
#10 - I Want to Keep Liking You
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Aug 12, 2018
Rinne and Setsuna thought they had left their pasts behind. Then, Rinne is a horrible memory she cannot ignore. Meanwhile, Setsuna is faced with a new revelation. The situation changes suddenly as Rinne, believing new information she just learned sets out into the stormy night and raging sea, and disappears.
#11 - This World is Full of Secrets
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Jul 22, 2018
Although it was by Karen’s request, Setsuna does something unthinkable. They go to the mainland so that Karen can escape and go to see her mother. Why did she cry while Setsuna watched over her? Meanwhile, Sara is getting close to something.
#12 - As Long as You Are There
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Aug 5, 2018
The darkness has lifted for Karen and Sara. In bed, Rinne murmurs, "Next time, will you be my Setsuna?" She and Setsuna enjoy a day of happiness together. Rinne has prepared herself bid farewell to the past and set off toward tomorrow. But Kuon seems to have misgivings.