Non Non Biyori

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Elementary school student Ichijou Hotaru has moved with her parents from Tokyo to the middle of the country. Now she must adapt to her new school, where there are a total of 5 students in the same class who range through elementary and middle school ages. Join their everyday adventures in the countryside.

Last Updated: 8/31/2022Network: TV Tokyo
We Went Moon-Viewing Together
47 votes

#1 - We Went Moon-Viewing Together

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired 9/1/2015

Natsumi's mother asks Natsumi to go catch something to live in the family's pond, and Natsumi agrees when she's told she'll be paid. She lends Natsumi a watch and tells her to be home by curfew, and all the kids go out for a day of fishing. Later, Konomi sees that Natsumi still doesn't seem like a girl at all even now that she's in middle school, and brings some of her old outfits over for her to try on...

The Cherry Blossoms Bloomed Again
13 votes

#2 - The Cherry Blossoms Bloomed Again

Season 3 - Episode 12 - Aired 3/29/2021

Following a graduation ceremony, Renge and friends spend the day playing in the great outdoors. It's days like these you wish would never end...

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I Practiced Very Hard
22 votes

#3 - I Practiced Very Hard

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired 9/8/2015

Renge goes to visit Natsumi, but she and her family aren't home. She's about to give up and leave when a hand starts talking to her from the other side of the fence! She thinks it's a monster, and is relieved to learn that it's the next door neighbor Konomi. But Konomi then tells her that she is, in fact, a monster... Later, the Koshigaya sisters tell Renge they were in first grade when they took off their training wheels, so Renge starts to practice riding her bike without the training wheels.

I Turned Into Santa to Deliver Tomatoes
17 votes

#4 - I Turned Into Santa to Deliver Tomatoes

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired 2/1/2021

Ren pays Candy Store a visit to spend her New Year’s allowance, but her purchase puts Candy Store in an awkward position — one Natsumi finds absolutely HILARIOUS.

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I Got Drunk and Remembered
16 votes

#5 - I Got Drunk and Remembered

Season 3 - Episode 11 - Aired 3/22/2021

Once the kids are asleep, the adults get to partying! …wait, what’s that noise? Ren is awake!? Uh oh…

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I Played the Frog Song
19 votes

#6 - I Played the Frog Song

Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired 1/11/2021

It’s another idyllic day in the countryside, but things are anything but ordinary when Renge meets Akane, a flutist who has trouble playing in front of other people.

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One Year Has Passed
17 votes

#7 - One Year Has Passed

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired 9/22/2015

During spring break, Renge and Hotaru head to school to feed the rabbits and end up finding Renge's Legendary Sword.

We Watched the First Sunrise of the Year
31 votes

#8 - We Watched the First Sunrise of the Year

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 12/10/2013

After sleeping through the New Year, Renge joins Kazuha, Hikage and Kaede as they decide to go up a mountain to watch the first sunrise of the year. Along the way, Kaede recalls five years ago when she was first asked to look after the one-year-old Renge, initially finding her to be quite a handful but soon taking a liking to her. They eventually manage to reach the top of the mountain and watch the sun as it rises.

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It Was a Thrilling Autumn
13 votes

#9 - It Was a Thrilling Autumn

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired 2/22/2021

Parents’ Day provides Natsumi a particular variety of anxiety, but she finds a way to relax when Renge brings home a new friend.

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I Boldly Leapt In
22 votes

#10 - I Boldly Leapt In

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired 8/18/2015

Hotaru is finally getting used to how kids play in the country, although she's still afraid to jump off the bridge into the river. Hotaru returns home from playing to find a letter from her friend in Tokyo, with a photo of her old friends at an amusement park, making her feel nostalgic. Meanwhile, Hikage is home for a visit and shows off pictures of Tokyo Tower to Renge.

I Made a Teru Teru Bozu
23 votes

#11 - I Made a Teru Teru Bozu

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired 7/28/2015

When Renge receives a bike from her grandma, she's eager to practice so she can ride everywhere with her friends. But the rainy season is in full swing, so she sets about making a teru-teru bouzu in hopes that the rain will stop. Meanwhile, Renge is on duty to take care of the tadpole shrimp she caught while playing in a field, and she grows very fond of them.

I Was in Charge of School Lunch
21 votes

#12 - I Was in Charge of School Lunch

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired 8/25/2015

The second semester has begun, and the Asahigaoka students are making wood crafts in class. Renge and Natsumi pair up to make something together, but can't come up with any ideas. Just when Natsumi starts to panic, Renge demonstrates her unique sensibilities again. Then at lunchtime, the smell of curry fills the air, and the Koshigaya sisters recall a tragedy that befell the school long ago...

We Were Always Like This
16 votes

#13 - We Were Always Like This

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired 1/25/2021

After breaking a bonsai planter with a Surefire Kill Shot, Natsumi and Hikage practice the art of apology… sort of. Turns out neither one of them is very good at it.

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I Became a Pampered Child
17 votes

#14 - I Became a Pampered Child

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired 9/15/2015

One morning during winter break, Ichijo Hotaru and Koshigaya Komari are on a walk when they run into Fujimiya Konomi on her way back from practice. Komari takes great interest in Konomi's cellphone.

I Became a First Grader
27 votes

#15 - I Became a First Grader

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired 7/7/2015

Renge, who is about to start first grade, goes with the others to check out the school before the entrance ceremony, before seeing Hikage off as she goes to Tokyo. The next day, as Renge and the others enjoy the entrance ceremony and begin their first lessons, Hotaru starts moving in.

Directors: Shinya Kawatsura
I Became Closer to Hotaru
21 votes

#16 - I Became Closer to Hotaru

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired 8/11/2015

As everyone is cleaning up the school on the last day of the semester, Natsumi and Hotaru end up weeding and watering the garden together. Natsumi realizes she's never been alone with Hotaru before and tries to come up with things to talk about... Then summer vacation begins and the kids start to work on their summer homework, but quickly grow bored. Hotaru then tells everyone her parents are going to buy some fireworks...

Hotaru Was Really Mature?
18 votes

#17 - Hotaru Was Really Mature?

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired 1/18/2021

Sometimes it’s hard to believe Hotaru is still in elementary school! But even Hotaru needs to act like a kid now and then… or at least that’s what Konomi thinks.

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Summer Vacation Started
40 votes

#18 - Summer Vacation Started

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 10/29/2013

As summer vacation begins, Renge's older sister Hikage comes home from her school in Tokyo, hoping to impress the others with her know-how about city life only for Hotaru to outshine her. Later, Renge meets another girl her age named Honoka Ishikawa, who she quickly become friends with. After spending several days playing with Honoka, Renge is saddened when she learns Honoka had to suddenly leave due to her father's work. However, she cheers up a week later after receiving a letter from Honoka saying she'll come back next summer.

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We All Went Camping Together
16 votes

#19 - We All Went Camping Together

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired 2/15/2021

It’s time to go camping! Ren’s heart and mind are prepared, but a nighttime stroll through the woods will put her willpower to the test.

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My Senpai Had Entrance Exams Coming Up
14 votes

#20 - My Senpai Had Entrance Exams Coming Up

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired 3/1/2021

Akane and Konomi go shopping, and they take a detour to play some festival games! But beginner’s luck will only get you so far, and there’s something weighing on Akane’s mind…

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I Ate Okonomiyaki
20 votes

#21 - I Ate Okonomiyaki

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired 8/4/2015

One morning, Natsumi uses a toy fortune dispenser to read Komari's fortune, and tells it her, "bad luck: beware of water." Komari says she won't be near any water that day anyway, but when they get to school, they're told that they'll be cleaning the school pool... The next day, the Koshigaya sisters are bored at home on a day off from school, so Natsumi reads Komari's fortune again and draws yet another "bad luck"...

It Got Cold and Then Hot
12 votes

#22 - It Got Cold and Then Hot

Season 3 - Episode 10 - Aired 3/15/2021

New Year’s is here, and that means New Year’s money! What will everyone spend their cash on? And is there a way to get even more? Or perhaps that’s not a good idea…

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We Went to the Candy Store
44 votes

#23 - We Went to the Candy Store

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 10/15/2013

Ichijou Hotaru is enjoying life with her classmates at her new school. In particular, she has come to think of the diminutive Koshigaya Komari, at less than 140cm, as her "cute Senpai." This feeling soon grows into absolute adoration. Then, one day, Komari calls Hotaru and invites her to hang out together...

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My Rice Crackers Turned Into Curry
32 votes

#24 - My Rice Crackers Turned Into Curry

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 11/19/2013

With Kazuha absent at the start of the new semester, the girls try and find ways to pass the time in class. Later, Hotaru and Renge try and catch a rabbit that had escaped from its pen, only for it to lock them inside the pen themselves, though they are eventually rescued by Kazuha. Afterwards, Renge visits the candy store run by Kaede Kagayama, who finds her to be a handful.

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Spring Came Again
28 votes

#25 - Spring Came Again

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired 12/24/2013

As Spring arrives again, Hotaru and Komari go on a picnic together, where Hotaru ends up eating Komari's botched up homemade lunch in order to not hurt her feelings. Later, the girls get together to search for some edible plants, eventually coming to a field of renge flowers where Natsumi makes a costume for Renge.

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