The BEST Episodes of My Very Own Hero

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jul 8, 2020

Network: AT-X

Masahiro Setagawa is a hopeless teenager who is often used by the neighborhood bullies as an errand boy. Defenseless, Masahiro knows that nobody will ever save him. However, his life drastically changes when he meets Kousuke Ooshiba, a man known as the "Bear Killer," who takes down neighborhood gangs. A year later, Masahiro and his former friend, Kensuke Ooshiba, attend high school, only to find that Kousuke is their math teacher. While the three grow closer, Masahiro starts to view Kousuke as his "hero," and Kousuke develops an urging desire to protect Masahiro. However, their normal lives take a turn when Kensuke's childhood friend, Asaya Hasekura, returns, seeing Kensuke as more than just a friend, much to his surprise. Will the three boys be able to live a regular high school life? Or will forbidden love keep them apart forever?

Inextinguishable Emotions Push Me Forward

#1 - Inextinguishable Emotions Push Me Forward

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Aug 26, 2017

Setagawa finally seems to be accepting his feelings for Kosuke. Kensuke seems more than supportive about his friends' new relationship.

star 8.11
9 votes
Where My Feelings are Headed

#2 - Where My Feelings are Headed

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Sep 2, 2017

As Setagawa gets used to his feelings for Kosuke he learns how to balance his needs in a relationship and of his partner's.

star 8.11
9 votes
My Savior, Be Free

#3 - My Savior, Be Free

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Aug 12, 2017

The past catches up with Setagawa, and now he must deal with the fall out. Meanwhile, Kensuke is trying to be supportive of his friend.

star 7.82
11 votes
The Kindest Place in the World

#4 - The Kindest Place in the World

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Sep 23, 2017

Setagawa tries to separate himself from Kousuke but will the separation prove to be too much for them? Will Setagawa finally accept his place in Kousuke's life?

star 7.55
11 votes
A Hunch, Hidden by Fragrant Smoke

#5 - A Hunch, Hidden by Fragrant Smoke

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Jul 29, 2017

Kensuke has become comfortable with his feelings for Hasekura, and is happy with their relationship. Meanwhile, Setagawa has to confront some truths about his own feelings.

star 7.36
11 votes
The High School Boys Howl

#6 - The High School Boys Howl

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Aug 19, 2017

Setagawa continues his isolation until Kousuke, determined, tries to understand why he's isolating himself from his friends.

star 7.36
11 votes
Like a Teeny, Tiny Ray of Light.

#7 - Like a Teeny, Tiny Ray of Light.

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jul 22, 2017

Kensuke, still reeling from his last encounter, sees a girl dropping Hasekura off at school. Meanwhile, Hasekura thinks of a different way to mend his ties with Kensuke.

star 7.36
14 votes
In the Beginning, He Wouldn't Tell Me Anything

#8 - In the Beginning, He Wouldn't Tell Me Anything

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jul 8, 2017

High schooler Masahiro Setagawa has been jaded by life and is a helpless delinquent, but everything changes when he meets his teacher, Kosuke Oshiba.

star 7.33
15 votes
A Person Worthy of Love

#9 - A Person Worthy of Love

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Aug 5, 2017

Setagawa can't seem to wrap his head around what happened last time with Kousuke. With his feelings in revolt, Setagawa looks to the past.

star 7.25
12 votes
The Days Go On, But There's More.

#10 - The Days Go On, But There's More.

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jul 15, 2017

Kensuke and Setagawa are having their own respective freak outs about certain people coming back into their lives. What will they do when they can’t ignore them?

star 7.21
14 votes
Why Is It So Hard To Be Happy?

#11 - Why Is It So Hard To Be Happy?

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Sep 9, 2017

Trouble brews when Setagawa's friend brings up a little detail about his relationship with Kousuke. With anxiety biting at his heels he tries to get reassurance from Kousuke.

star 6.89
9 votes
That's Why I Just Want You to Smile

#12 - That's Why I Just Want You to Smile

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Sep 16, 2017

Kousuke is worried after he is suddenly summoned in to the Principal's office. Has Kousuke and Setagawa's relationship been found out?

star 6.89
9 votes