The BEST Episodes of Kiss Him, Not Me

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: May 18, 2020

Serinuma Kae is what you'd call a "fujoshi." When she sees boys getting along with each other, she loves to indulge in wild fantasies! One day her favorite anime character dies and the shock causes her to lose a ton of weight. Then four hot guys at school ask her out, but that isn't exciting to her at all — she'd rather see them date each other!

Christmas in the Holy Land

#1 - Christmas in the Holy Land

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 28, 2016

With Christmas around the corner, Nanashima suggests everyone have a party. However, Kae says she can't possibly make it because she's going to Comiket. In the end, everyone decides to go to Comiket together, then have a Christmas party afterwards. The boys are bewildered at their first visit to Comiket, and feel as though everyone is looking at them askance. Meanwhile, Kae is busy bustling about the entire venue, until she runs into some trouble at the cosplay plaza. And then, a handsome cosplayer saves her.

star 8.09
22 votes
Writers: Hiroshi Ishiodori, Michiko Yokote
The Strange Room and the Four High School Boys

#2 - The Strange Room and the Four High School Boys

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 14, 2016

After having lost weight, Kae does extremely well in PE class. Seeing that, some girls from the soccer club ask Kae to help play in a practice match. Kae has full confidence in her soccer knowledge, but she actually only knows soccer from soccer anime and has never actually played herself. And so, Igarashi from the soccer club, as well as Nanashima, Shinomiya and Mutsumi try to help her out.

star 7.76
25 votes
Writers: Hiroshi Ishiodori, Michiko Yokote
Back to My Original Self! What Should I Do?

#3 - Back to My Original Self! What Should I Do?

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 4, 2016

The anime Mirage Saga is hosting a Valentine's event, and Kae decides to make a chocolate for Shun for the event. As Kae fusses over what chocolate to make in order to perfectly capture Shion's beauty, Nishina suggests Kae try making a 3-D chocolate sculpture. Kae agrees, and throws herself into making one, but is unable to improve in her ability to sculpt the chocolate at all. Nishina can't bear to see Kae saddened by her situation, so suggests Kae use the chocolate she made instead. What will Kae decide to do?

star 7.67
18 votes
Writers: Hiroshi Ishiodori, Michiko Yokote
The Clear and Blue Autumn Sky, and Passionate Maiden

#4 - The Clear and Blue Autumn Sky, and Passionate Maiden

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 21, 2016

For the school cultural festival, Kae's class decides to host a cosplay café. Kae is fired up about designing the costumes not only for her classmates Igarashi and Nanashima, but also for Shinomiya, who's playing the role of a princess for his class which is putting on a play. But as excited as she gets about the costumes, she also has to help the history club set up its exhibition. With everyone's help, she manages to finish everything in time for the festival. And what follows is a date with the four hot guys...

star 7.61
23 votes
Writers: Michiko Yokote, Yasutaka Yamamoto
Let the Shipping Wars Begin!

#5 - Let the Shipping Wars Begin!

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 11, 2016

A new anime, Katchu Ranbu, or Kachu Rabu for short, has started, and it's hugely popular. Bot Kae and Nishina are elated about the show, until they find out that they each ship Lord x Akane and Akane x Lord respectively and get into a huge fight. Their friendship appears to be heading to a halt, so Igarashi, Nanashima, Shinomiya and Mutsumi try to help the pair out. Unfortunately, it looks like their reverse ship war is just heating up.

star 7.56
18 votes
Writers: Michiko Yokote, Saori Yamamoto
Forward! Guard the Castle!

#6 - Forward! Guard the Castle!

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Dec 16, 2016

star 7.35
20 votes
Writers: Hiroshi Ishiodori, Michiko Yokote
The Beach! Bathing Suits! Time to Get Serious!

#7 - The Beach! Bathing Suits! Time to Get Serious!

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Dec 2, 2016

The six go to Nishina's holiday house by the ocean to swim. Everyone has fun bodyboarding, eating at a beach hut, and playing beach volleyball. But while doing so, Shinomiya realizes just how unreliable he is and loses confidence in himself. What exactly can he accomplish? After another failed attempt to be useful at the evening barbecue, Shinomiya runs off on his own.

star 7.32
19 votes
Writers: Saori Yamamoto, Tomoko Konparu
Can She Do It? A Real Life Maiden Game

#8 - Can She Do It? A Real Life Maiden Game

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 7, 2016

"I love seeing guys get along more than anything!" Serinuma Kae is a second year high school student who's always entertaining such wild thoughts and pairing boys up everywhere. Everyday, she enjoys discussing her fujoshi flavored fantasies with her like-minded friend, A-chan. But one day, Kae's favorite anime character dies, and she suddenly loses a lot of weight in shock. She becomes a head turning beauty, and because of that, gets asked out on a date by four hot guys from her school.

star 7.24
37 votes
Writers: Hiroshi Ishiodori, Michiko Yokote
On a Journey to the Holy Land of Kachu Rabu

#9 - On a Journey to the Holy Land of Kachu Rabu

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 18, 2016

Everyone goes together on a one night trip in order to attend the death anniversary of Hyakki Sametora, the samurai the lord in Kachu Rabu is modelled after. Both Kae and Nishina are enraptured by the real armor and helmet Akane is modelled after, and a portrait of Sametora. After, Kae and the gang decide to go to a small island in a lake where Sametora's head is rumored to be buried. But what will happen next?

star 7.22
18 votes
Writers: Akira Nishimori, Tomoko Konparu
I'm at a Disadvantage

#10 - I'm at a Disadvantage

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 25, 2016

After the group's pilgrimage is over, Nanashima begins to notice there's been a change in Kae's relationship with others in the group. Nanashima realizes his only advantage is that he looks like Shion, and with Shion out of the picture, he's lagging behind the rest. While dancing a dance from Puri Puri Moon with his little sister, Nanashima decides he needs to be more proactive. Meanwhile, Kae has decided to take up a part-time job at Usami Land to raise funds for upcoming Kachu Rabu events.

star 7.16
19 votes
Writers: Akira Nishimori, Michiko Yokote
Brother Invasion

#11 - Brother Invasion

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Dec 9, 2016

Mutsumi finds a hidden treasure map in the History Club room and invites everyone to go treasure hunting. Igarashi, Nanashima, Shinomiya and Nishina are less than thrilled about the idea, but after finding out Kae would be going alone with Mutsumi, they decide to go too. The four of them are confused by Mutsumi, because he treats Kae now the same way he always had. And so, they decide to ask him how he really feels.

star 7.16
19 votes
Writers: Hiroshi Ishiodori, Tomoko Konparu
Kiss Him, Not Me

#12 - Kiss Him, Not Me

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Dec 23, 2016

star 6.78
18 votes
Writers: Hiroshi Ishiodori, Michiko Yokote