The Best Episodes of Nana

One day Komatsu Nana (Hachi) decides to go to Tokyo where she wants to start a new life with her boyfriend Shoji. There are only a few seats free on the train and thus she decides to sit next to a girl whose name is Oosaki Nana. As a vocalist Nana aims for a debut in Tokyo with her punk band Blast to become professional musicians. Her boyfriend Ren already made it as a guitarist for the famous Trapnest there. After arriving in Tokyo their ways part - or so it seems. When searching for a flat to live in, they meet again and eventually decide to share it together. This strengthens their bond and together the Nanas go through their love lives and career in Tokyo.

Trapnest, Live

#1 - Trapnest, Live

Season 1 - Episode 17

Nana and Hachi travel back to her hometown to see Trapnest perform. While there, Hachi learns a few things about Nana she didn't know before, including her feelings for Ren now.

star 9.18
11 votes
Look, Hachiko

#2 - Look, Hachiko

Season 1 - Episode 39

The love life of Ren and Nana has leaked to the press. Blast suspects Gaia to be involved. Nana faces the consequences, and leaves a message for Hachiko through a TV broadcast. Hachi on her side is having problems with Takumi and confesses to Junko and Kyosuke that she is in love with him, even though she wishes that she could love Nobu.

star 9.00
7 votes
Blast vs. Trapnest

#3 - Blast vs. Trapnest

Season 1 - Episode 44

As both bands rehearse for a TV appearance, Yasu confronts Ren about his drug use and treatment of Nana. Ren later proposes to Nana, followed up by a session of rough sex which excites and terrifies Nana at the same time. Reira and Shin manage to sneak out for some alone time, while Nobu is discouraged when he learns that Miyu is seven years older than him.

star 8.89
9 votes
Blast's First TV Performance

#4 - Blast's First TV Performance

Season 1 - Episode 45

Trapnest and Blast make their TV appearances. Hachi admits to Junko that she feels the desire to explain things to Nobu because Shōji never explained his affair with Sachiko to her. The members of Blast play Mah-Jong with their neighbours, Yuri and Miyu. Hachi arranges to meet up with Blast for the fireworks.

star 8.88
8 votes
Hachi's Child, Pregnancy

#5 - Hachi's Child, Pregnancy

Season 1 - Episode 31

Hachi is pregnant but doesn't know if it's Takumi's or Nobu's. She tries to hide it from those around her, especially Nana.

star 8.86
7 votes
Hachi's Choice

#6 - Hachi's Choice

Season 1 - Episode 33

Hachi makes her final decision about her pregnancy. Takumi surprises her with his own.

star 8.86
7 votes
Fireworks Display, Hachi and NANA

#7 - Fireworks Display, Hachi and NANA

Season 1 - Episode 47

Several years in the future, the members of Blast plus Hachi and her daughter Satsuke meet each other again at Room 707 for the fireworks display, but strangely Nana is not present. Back in 2001, Hachi has cold feet about seeing Nobu again so Nana lies and tells her that he won't be present for the fireworks.

star 8.78
9 votes
Hachi's Desired Future

#8 - Hachi's Desired Future

Season 1 - Episode 27

BLAST visit Hachi to celebrate their latest success and discuss record contracts. Shin convinces Hachi and Nobu to go to the convenience store to buy more wine. On the way, Hachi and Nobu are forced to face their feelings for each other.

star 8.75
8 votes
Hachi and Nobu, Urgent Approach

#9 - Hachi and Nobu, Urgent Approach

Season 1 - Episode 28

Hachi decides she will break up with Takumi to be with Nobu.

star 8.75
8 votes
Hachi's Prayer, NANA's Thoughts

#10 - Hachi's Prayer, NANA's Thoughts

Season 1 - Episode 18

After the concert, Ren calls Yasu, having noticed Nana in the crowd. With Yasu's help Nana contacts Ren and arranges to meet in their hotel...

star 8.73
11 votes
The Broken Strawberry Glass

#11 - The Broken Strawberry Glass

Season 1 - Episode 34

Takumi and Hachi tell of their decision to marry. The other Trapnest and Nana are shocked by this. Nana is so upset she drops the Strawberry Glass they bought together back when they first moved in.

star 8.71
7 votes
Blast, Debut!

#12 - Blast, Debut!

Season 1 - Episode 40

With Blast holed up in a secret hotel room, Misato has come to visit again while Yasu and Gaia finally make a decision about the debut. Nana tells Nobu that she has a plan to get Hachi back. Trapnest's members leave for London and Hachiko heads back to her hometown, while Reira discovers that Blast's debut single will be released on the same day as Trapnest's new single.

star 8.71
7 votes
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Hachi's Confused Heart

#13 - Hachi's Confused Heart

Season 1 - Episode 24

BLAST are noticed by a record company thanks to Yasu. Nana tells Hachiko what Takumi said to Shin and Nobu but also tells her that Nobu is in love with her. Later that day, Nobu confesses his true feelings to Hachi. Shin leaves his lighter at Reira's and gets it back but spends no time with her much to Reira's chargrin. Hachi is torn between Takumi and Nobu.

star 8.62
8 votes
Breakdown, NANA's Heart

#14 - Breakdown, NANA's Heart

Season 1 - Episode 30

Hachi feels ill during work and her boss tells her to see a doctor. Nobu gets Nana a job at the moving company he part-time works for so she can make some money. Hachi makes a shocking discovery.

star 8.62
8 votes
Blast, Guerilla Live

#15 - Blast, Guerilla Live

Season 1 - Episode 43

A mysterious actress named Miyu gives Nobu directions on how to help Nana with her panic attack. Takumi notices that Reira has Shin's lighter, although Reira claims she received it from a fan. Blast has an unannounced live in Shinjuku, which Hachiko unknowingly stumbles upon.

star 8.62
8 votes
NANA's Prize

#16 - NANA's Prize

Season 1 - Episode 19

Nana and Ren discuss their future. Hachi starts thinking about finding another boyfriend. Ren and Nana's band decide to meet at the Nana's apartment to play Mahjong and another surprise guest turns up as well...

star 8.60
10 votes
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Reira's Loneliness

#17 - Reira's Loneliness

Season 1 - Episode 35

Reira is upset about Takumi and Hachi's engagement.

star 8.57
7 votes
Blast's New Song!!

#18 - Blast's New Song!!

Season 1 - Episode 36

The Black Stones perform their new song for their management. Later, Shin and Nana have a big argument. Nana heads home to apartment 707 for the first time in nine days only to find that Hachi has moved out.

star 8.57
7 votes
Hachi, High-Class Housewife

#19 - Hachi, High-Class Housewife

Season 1 - Episode 37

Shouji, Junko and Kyosuke discuss the possibility that Hachi's fiance is Takumi from Trapnest. Meanwhile Hachi meets Naoki for the first time and shows off her new apartment to him and Takumi. Takumi tells Hachi that she doesn't have to keep their relationship a secret from their friends and family and expresses his desire to go and meet with Hachi's parents and sisters.

star 8.57
7 votes
Nobu Arrives in Tokyo! NANA's Song

#20 - Nobu Arrives in Tokyo! NANA's Song

Season 1 - Episode 9

Nana and Hachi get settled into their new apartment. Hachi begins her new job. That night, they receive a visitor from Nana's old band back home.

star 8.56
9 votes
The Problem of Expressing Love

#21 - The Problem of Expressing Love

Season 1 - Episode 29

Hachiko admits to Nana that she loves Nobu after spending the night at his place. Junko, her boyfriend and Shoji try to analyse why Hachi is with Nobu. Yasu and the record company manager meets with Shin's father to sign the contract.

star 8.56
9 votes
Don't Separate the Joined Hands

#22 - Don't Separate the Joined Hands

Season 1 - Episode 32

Nana and Nobu argue over what to do about the baby and whether or not Nobu should become the baby's father. Nobu goes to see Hachi. Reira explains the 'red thread' belief to Shin.

star 8.50
6 votes
A Capricious and Selfish Man

#23 - A Capricious and Selfish Man

Season 1 - Episode 25

Nana goes to live with Ren for the two weeks that Trapnest have off. Reira and Takumi visit America and bump into each other there. Nobu walks Hachi home but Takumi turns up and walks her the rest of the way. Hachi avoids going to watch BLAST practice because she can't face Nobu and Misato comes to visit for summer vacation.

star 8.50
8 votes
Reunion! Hachi and Shoji

#24 - Reunion! Hachi and Shoji

Season 1 - Episode 46

As Blast's members excitedly prepare for the fireworks festival by cancelling their other appointments and finding disguises, Hachi heads to Jackson Hole where she encounters Shoji for the first time since their breakup. Meanwhile Takumi and Reira discuss Ren's desire to marry Nana.

star 8.50
8 votes
I Do Not Want to Pass Over to Anybody

#25 - I Do Not Want to Pass Over to Anybody

Season 1 - Episode 23

Nobu comes to terms with his feelings for Hachiko whilst Nana confides in Yasu that she will be by Hachi's side no matter what she decides - even though she disapproves of Takumi. Ren asks Nana to move in with him. Reira gives Shin money to spend the night with her.

star 8.44
9 votes