The BEST episodes of Kannagi: Crazy Shrine Maidens

Every episode of Kannagi: Crazy Shrine Maidens ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Kannagi: Crazy Shrine Maidens!

An art student named Jin Mikuriya carves a statue from the wood of the Kannagi tree only to have the statue come to life in the form of a goddess, who has now taken over the statue. He and "Nagi" work together to destroy the impurities that are gathering in the town.

Last Updated: 10/3/2023Network: Tokyo MXStatus: Ended
Yet, Uncertain
61 votes

#1 - Yet, Uncertain

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired 12/13/2008

Jin demands that Nagi tells him more about herself, her reasons for staying in Jin's home and the occurrence of impurities in the village. After she refuses and runs away, Jin discusses the matter with Reiri Suzushiro.

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Truly Ephemeral
88 votes

#2 - Truly Ephemeral

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired 12/20/2008

When Jin arrives at home and he finds that Nagi is nowhere to be found, he keeps looking for her without success.

Directors: Yutaka Yamamoto
Jin, Lovestruck
114 votes

#3 - Jin, Lovestruck

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired 12/27/2008

Tsugumi persuades Jin to search for Nagi again with the help of the school's blog.

Directors: Yutaka Yamamoto
116 votes

#4 - Sisters

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 10/25/2008

Nagi is thinking of being an idol in order to gain followers since her powers are going to be reduced by the tree being cut down. Jin encounters a famous idol who turns out to be Nagi's goddess sister.

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Gyokuon Attack!
147 votes

#5 - Gyokuon Attack!

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 10/11/2008

When Jin gets a surprise visit from his classmate and friend Tsugumi Aoba, Nagi fabricates a story explaining her living with Jin. Later, Nagi flees the house after an argument with Jin and finds herself in danger when trying to cleanse a impurity on her own.

Directors: Yumi Kamakura
The School's Goddess
116 votes

#6 - The School's Goddess

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 10/18/2008

When Nagi secretly infiltrates Jin's school to search for an impurity, she stumbles upon a mysterious girl.

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Nagi's Heart-Beating Craziness
116 votes

#7 - Nagi's Heart-Beating Craziness

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 11/8/2008

When Nagi decides to get a parttime job at a maid café where Tsugumi is also working by request of a friend, she is surprised by Jin and his fellow clubmates from the art club.

Directors: Yutaka Yamamoto
The Shrine Girl
181 votes

#8 - The Shrine Girl

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 10/4/2008

When Jin Mikuriya uses the trunk of a sacred tree to carve a statue for a school project, he accidentally summons a guardian deity named Nagi.

Directors: Yutaka Yamamoto
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Embarassing School Comedy
87 votes

#9 - Embarassing School Comedy

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 11/29/2008

When rumors about the Daitetsu and Jin being a homosexual couple start to spread, Zange decides that the best solution to the problem is for Jin to officially date a girl.

Karaoke Warrior Mike Takako
88 votes

#10 - Karaoke Warrior Mike Takako

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 12/6/2008

When the Art Club, Nagi and Zange are having a karaoke party, Tsugumi, Jin, and Zange's relationship complications quickly make the session extremely awkward.

Revelation! Love the Spirits of the Dining Table
115 votes

#11 - Revelation! Love the Spirits of the Dining Table

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 11/1/2008

Zange tries to seduce Jin and challenges Tsugumi and Nagi to a cooking contest. Meanwhile, Nagi is becoming so popular with the students at school, the teachers find out she is not actually enrolled.

Cutie Big Pinch! The Super Spicy Hitsumabushi Strikes Back
88 votes

#12 - Cutie Big Pinch! The Super Spicy Hitsumabushi Strikes Back

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 11/15/2008

When Nagi shuts herself into Jin's closet and refuses to come out, Jin calls Meguru for help.

The Hill of Straying Storm
86 votes

#13 - The Hill of Straying Storm

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 11/22/2008

During a stormy night, Daitetsu stays over at Jin's house, where he wonders about Jin and Nagi's feelings for each other.