The BEST episodes of Kakegurui

Every episode of Kakegurui ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Kakegurui!

Hyakkaou Private Academy. An institution for the privileged with a very peculiar curriculum. You see, when you're the sons and daughters of the wealthiest of the wealthy, it's not athletic prowess or book smarts that keep you ahead. It's reading your opponent, the art of the deal. What better way to hone those skills than with a rigorous curriculum of gambling? At Hyakkaou Private Academy, the winners live like kings, and the losers are put through the wringer. But when Yumeko Jabami enrolls, she's gonna teach these kids what a high roller really looks like!

Last Updated: 9/18/2023Network: NetflixStatus: Ended
The Woman Who Bets Her Life
160 votes

#1 - The Woman Who Bets Her Life

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired 9/16/2017

Itsuki, no longer wanting to be under Manyuda's control, offers to bankroll 100 chips after Yumeko goes all-in and loses on the previous hand.

Directors: Yuichiro Hayashi
The Logical Girl
104 votes

#2 - The Logical Girl

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired 3/13/2019

Runa Yomotsuki theorizes that many of the distributed votes are being held as proxies for some of the front runners. Meanwhile, Sayaka solves the trapdoor puzzles and descends to the 1st floor before Yumeko and retrieves one of the two lilies. On Yumeko's next turn she also arrives on the 1st floor. However, on the ascent, Yumeko reaches the top first, She had correctly guessed that the outer part of the tower rotated after she opened an outer door, and then used the central staircase to travel down and back up. Having lost by using logic rather than intuition, Sayaka opens one of the outer doors and jumps from the tower. Surprisingly Kirari Jumps as well, grabbing Sayaka as she falls and they both land on a soft safety mat instead of hard ground. Kirari takes pleasure in Sayaka thinking that she was falling to her death, reflecting on their opposing characters, the logician verses her own intuitive nature, and she asks Sayaka to be her secretary again.

The Connected Girls
110 votes

#3 - The Connected Girls

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired 1/30/2019

Playing in Yumeko's place, Mary orders Ryota to show his cards; Miyo tries to convince Ryota to keep his cards to himself.

The Woman Who Became Human
174 votes

#4 - The Woman Who Became Human

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 7/29/2017

Kiwatari continues to lose as Yumeko and Mary bluff their way through the game, but the final outcome all comes down to Tsubomi.

Directors: Yuichiro Hayashi
Gambling Woman
155 votes

#5 - Gambling Woman

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired 9/23/2017

Yumeko and student board president Kirari both wager self-expulsion from the academy as Ryota becomes the key to the final outcome of their game.

Directors: Yuichiro Hayashi
The Undefeatable Girl
101 votes

#6 - The Undefeatable Girl

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired 2/27/2019

Accused of treachery, Yumeko threatens to throw the game; to test Manyuda, Itsuki decides to take a major risk.

The Adjacent Girl
99 votes

#7 - The Adjacent Girl

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired 3/6/2019

Election Committee Chair, Yuna Yomotsuki gives an update on the election, naming the top 10 contenders, with Kirari Momobami still in front with a long lead, Terano Totobami in second place and Yumeko Jabami in sixth place. Yumeko suddenly challenges Kirari to a gamble, but Kirari's fiercely loyal secretary, Sayaka Igarashi, violently objects, and challenges Yumeko to a gamble for their lives. However, Yumeko changes the bet - they agree that Sayaka will bet her friendship with Kirari against Yumeko's promise to never gamble again. Kirari proposes the game of Tower of Doors and as an added incentive, Kirari proposes that the loser jumps from the 5th floor, also forfeiting their life. Sayaka and Yumeko agree. The game begins and Yumeko opens a door which leads nowhere. Then Sayaka opens a trapdoor and descends 1 floor, but defying logic, Yumeko then opens a door in the external wall.

The Woman Who Became Livestock
176 votes

#8 - The Woman Who Became Livestock

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 7/22/2017

Yumeko and Mary square off against two others in a game of Indian poker after being given a chance to minimize their colossal gambling debts.

Directors: Yuichiro Hayashi
The Boring Woman
192 votes

#9 - The Boring Woman

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 7/8/2017

Mary is relegated to the lowest levels of the gambling hierarchy after her loss. Student board member Itsuki challenges Yumeko to a game of pairs.

Directors: Yuichiro Hayashi
Tempting Woman
173 votes

#10 - Tempting Woman

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 8/12/2017

Yumeko must face Beautification Committee Chair Midari in an ESP card game involving Russian roulette before playing the student board president.

Directors: Yuichiro Hayashi
The Woman Called Yumeko Jabami
217 votes

#11 - The Woman Called Yumeko Jabami

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 7/1/2017

Reigning class gambling champion Mary attempts to hustle unsuspecting transfer student Yumeko Jabami into a high-stakes game of rock-paper-scissors.

Directors: Yuichiro Hayashi
Selective Woman
151 votes

#12 - Selective Woman

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 9/9/2017

Yumeko's odds are stacked against her when she challenges the well-funded student board treasurer, Manyuda, in an original game of poker.

Directors: Yuichiro Hayashi
The Traitorous Girl
100 votes

#13 - The Traitorous Girl

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired 2/20/2019

With Kirari rapidly collecting votes, Yumeko and the other players gamble amongst themselves to boost their chip count, or lose it all.

Refusing Women
174 votes

#14 - Refusing Women

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 8/19/2017

Deeply engaged in their deadly ESP card game, Midari tells Yumeko about her heated match against student board president, Kirari.

Directors: Yuichiro Hayashi
Compulsive Gambling Girls Redux
120 votes

#15 - Compulsive Gambling Girls Redux

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired 1/9/2019

Erimi challenges Yumeko and Midari to a brutal game involving a sadistic finger-slicing contraption.

The Untouchable Girl
108 votes

#16 - The Untouchable Girl

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired 1/23/2019

With election committee chair Runa Yomotsuki presiding, former Vice President Ririka pits Miyo and Miri against Yumeko.

The Zero Girl
104 votes

#17 - The Zero Girl

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired 3/27/2019

A hostile Rei declares that she will win the election and take over, but Yumeko stands in her way.

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Slit-Eyed Woman
182 votes

#18 - Slit-Eyed Woman

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 7/15/2017

To regain her status, Mary duels student board member Yuriko in a game of "life or death." With Mary's crushing defeat, Yumeko offers to play next.

Directors: Yuichiro Hayashi
The Momobami Clan Girls
108 votes

#19 - The Momobami Clan Girls

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired 1/16/2019

The Momobami clan becomes upset when Kirari announces that the election winner will take over as leader of their family.

The X Girl
96 votes

#20 - The X Girl

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired 3/20/2019

A select group of contestants are invited to bid in an auction; Yumeko changes the rules by offering the unimaginable.

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Dreaming Woman
161 votes

#21 - Dreaming Woman

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 9/2/2017

With her pop idol career on the line, an enraged Yumemi seeks to ruin Yumeko after a scandalous voice recording is used as a bargaining chip.

Directors: Yuichiro Hayashi
Love-Dancing Woman
162 votes

#22 - Love-Dancing Woman

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 8/26/2017

In Kirari's absence, pop idol sensation Yumemi offers to play against Yumeko, asking her to wager total control of her life.

Directors: Yuichiro Hayashi
The Hollywood Girl
102 votes

#23 - The Hollywood Girl

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired 2/13/2019

Yumemi is horrified that Natari won the performance contest and realizes that Natari must have paid a higher bribe to the audience. The next round is proposed by Natari and is called "Grin and Bear It: Death Macaron" where the test is to display no reaction when eating a hot,spicy macaron within a group of three. Yumemi guesses correctly, but Yumeko also guesses which of Yumemi's was the spicy one and the round ends in a tie. the final round is proposed by the Election Management Committee is "Soixante-Trois". The players can truthfully or falsely declare the playing cards they select as they try to guess when the real total adds up to 63 and the winner earns double points. Yumemi and Yumeko appear to not cooperate, and Yumemi is the first to pass, admitting that Natari's talents are far greater than hers. Surprisingly, Yumeko also passes, leaving Natari as the only player, but the total is over 63 and she loses, leaving Yumemi and Yumeko as the final winners.

The Changing Girl
103 votes

#24 - The Changing Girl

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired 2/6/2019

A week after the start of the Student Council presidential election, Kirari is in first place and is Yumeko in 10th place with far less votes. Yumemi asks Yumeko to perform with her as the Dreaming Creaming Sisterz and bet against the fans, but the movie star, Natari Kawaru whose real name is Sumika Warakubami, arrives and challenges Yumemi and Yumeko to a three-part performance contest. In the first round, Yumemi and Yumeko, perform a pop song and dance routine. However, Natari performs a solo song a capella and wins by 92 to 08 votes, even though Yumemi had bribed a majority of the audience to vote for the Dreaming Creaming Sisterz.