The BEST Episodes of Kannagi: Crazy Shrine Maidens

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jan 19, 2020

Network: Tokyo MX

In Short "Kannagi". In english translate "Shrine Maiden". Base on Japanese Manga series written and illustrated by Eri Takenashi. // 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.

Yet, Uncertain

#1 - Yet, Uncertain

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Dec 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.

star 9.27
60 votes
Writers: Hideyuki Kurata, Tokiichi Kagurazaka
Truly Ephemeral

#2 - Truly Ephemeral

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Dec 20, 2008

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

star 8.85
87 votes
Directors: Yutaka Yamamoto
Writers: Hideyuki Kurata, Tensai Okamura
Jin, Lovestruck

#3 - Jin, Lovestruck

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Dec 27, 2008

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

star 8.47
113 votes
Directors: Yutaka Yamamoto
Writers: Hideyuki Kurata, Hiroshi Yoshino, Yutaka Yamamoto
Sisters

#4 - Sisters

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 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.

star 8.22
114 votes
Writers: Hideyuki Kurata, Yoshimasa Hiraike
Gyokuon Attack!

#5 - Gyokuon Attack!

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 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.

star 7.92
143 votes
Directors: Yumi Kamakura
Writers: Hideyuki Kurata, Hiroyuki Hata
Nagi's Heart-Beating Craziness

#6 - Nagi's Heart-Beating Craziness

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 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.

star 7.80
115 votes
Directors: Yutaka Yamamoto
Writers: Hideyuki Kurata, MItsuru Tsunoda
The School's Goddess

#7 - The School's Goddess

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 18, 2008

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

star 7.78
114 votes
Writers: Hideyuki Kurata, Iwao Itsuki
The Shrine Girl

#8 - The Shrine Girl

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 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.

star 7.76
175 votes
Directors: Yutaka Yamamoto
Writers: Hideyuki Kurata, Yutaka Yamamoto
Embarassing School Comedy

#9 - Embarassing School Comedy

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 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.

star 7.67
86 votes
Writers: Hideyuki Kurata, Masahiko Komino, Tatsuya Takahashi
Karaoke Warrior Mike Takako

#10 - Karaoke Warrior Mike Takako

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Dec 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.

star 7.66
87 votes
Writers: Hideyuki Kurata, Shinobu Yoshioka
Revelation! Love the Spirits of the Dining Table

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

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 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.

star 7.50
114 votes
Writers: Hideyuki Kurata, Yoshimasa Hiraike
Cutie Big Pinch! The Super Spicy Hitsumabushi Strikes Back

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

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 15, 2008

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

star 7.28
87 votes
Writers: Hideyuki Kurata, Yutaka Yamamoto
The Hill of Straying Storm

#13 - The Hill of Straying Storm

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 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.

star 7.01
86 votes
Writers: Hideyuki Kurata, Touru Honda, Yukina Hiiro