The BEST Episodes of Just Because!

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Mar 20, 2021

Network: AT-X

At the end of the second semester of third year of high school, four students are prepared for graduation and feel the ending to their high school life. But that changes a little with the arrival of a transfer student.

Snow day

#1 - Snow day

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 23, 2017

Mio remembers Eita's kindness in middle school and starts to question her relationship with him. What will happen as Ena begins to spend more time with Eita?

star 7.77
26 votes
Writers: Hajime Kamoshida
High Dynamic Range

#2 - High Dynamic Range

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 30, 2017

Ena finally decides to ask Eita on a date despite Mio's objection. Everything seems to be going well until Mio bumps into them.

star 7.67
21 votes
Writers: Hajime Kamoshida

#3 - Roundabout

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Dec 21, 2017

As entrance exams rear their head, Eita can't help but remember Mio's expression when she noticed his phone. What will happen as their paths start to diverge?

star 7.55
22 votes
Writers: Hajime Kamoshida
Childhood's end

#4 - Childhood's end

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Dec 14, 2017

Eita seems to be coming to terms with his feelings. In the meantime, Mio is starting to learn what is truly important to her.

star 7.52
23 votes
Writers: Hajime Kamoshida
Get set, go!

#5 - Get set, go!

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Dec 28, 2017

Eita fails his entrance exam. He receives a text from Mio telling him she passed the test for her first choice. It's graduation and everyone says their good-byes. Eita tells Komiya that he was happy when she confessed to him but still, he can't go out with her because there is someone else he likes. After he left, she is seen crying in the club room. Eita runs into Mio at Joei; he confesses to liking her and she reciprocates.

star 7.41
29 votes
Writers: Hajime Kamoshida

#6 - Answer

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Dec 7, 2017

Mio finally chooses to confront her demons. In the meantime, Eita is working through his own dilemma with Ena.

star 7.41
22 votes
Writers: Hajime Kamoshida
Full swing

#7 - Full swing

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 26, 2017

Emotions run high as Haruto feels emboldened enough to finally confess his feelings, but will his words be able to reach the one he cares about?

star 7.36
28 votes
Writers: Hajime Kamoshida

#8 - Restart

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 9, 2017

Tension is on the rise, as Haruto seeks guidance from Eita, on how to respond to Hazuki's message.

star 7.13
24 votes
Writers: Hajime Kamoshida
On your marks!

#9 - On your marks!

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 5, 2017

Eita Izumi transfers to a new high school in his junior year. Upon arriving for his registration, he meets his childhood friend, Haruto Soma. They play a game of baseball, when Haruto reveals that Mio Natsume (Eita's childhood crush), also attends the high school.

star 7.08
52 votes
Writers: Hajime Kamoshida

#10 - Question

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 12, 2017

Haruto works up the courage to ask out Morikawa but does his confession go as well as he had envisioned it?

star 7.05
39 votes
Writers: Hajime Kamoshida
Rolling stones

#11 - Rolling stones

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 2, 2017

Things change between Haruto and Hazuki, and both of them try to deal with it in their own way. Mio, on the other hand, is trying to come to terms with her feelings.

star 7.04
26 votes
Writers: Hajime Kamoshida

#12 - Andante

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 19, 2017

The group reconnects after their trip to the aquarium but things take an unexpected turn when Ena takes an interest in Eita.

star 6.67
33 votes
Writers: Hajime Kamoshida