The BEST Episodes of Rilakkuma and Kaoru

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: May 30, 2020

Network: Netflix

Kaoru's unexpected new roommate is Rilakkuma, a bear with a zipper on its back that spends each day just lazing around -- but is impossible to hate.

Getting a Job

#1 - Getting a Job

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Apr 19, 2019

Seeing Kaoru struggle with her finances, Rilakkuma, Korilakkuma and Kiiroitori take it upon themselves to find part-time jobs -- with mixed results.

star 8.75
24 votes
Moving Out

#2 - Moving Out

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Apr 19, 2019

As their apartment's demolition date draws near, Kaoru searches for a new place, and they all do their best to toss out the things they don't need.

star 8.55
20 votes
Ghost Girl

#3 - Ghost Girl

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Apr 19, 2019

During a sudden power outage, Kaoru and her friends are stopped dead in their tracks when a spirit from beyond the grave makes a surprise visit.

star 8.26
23 votes
Cherry Blossoms

#4 - Cherry Blossoms

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Apr 19, 2019

Kaoru is dejected when her friends' busy lives prevent them from attending their annual Hanami. Rilakkuma can’t make pancakes without burning them.

star 8.26
39 votes
The First Day

#5 - The First Day

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Apr 19, 2019

In this flashback episode, Kaoru reminisces about the time she wanted a pet cat, but met the delightful bears who would become her roommates instead.

star 8.18
22 votes
Fireworks

#6 - Fireworks

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Apr 19, 2019

While Rilakkuma is able to wholeheartedly enjoy the food and games at the summer festival, Kaoru grows frustrated by her own perpetual indecisiveness.

star 8.16
25 votes
Snowman

#7 - Snowman

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Apr 19, 2019

With a blanket of December snow covering the entire neighborhood, Rilakkuma offers his knit cap to a poor snowman who looks so cold.

star 8.16
19 votes
Hawaii

#8 - Hawaii

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Apr 19, 2019

The roommates bring the sounds of aloha into their home to brighten Kaoru's day when a colleague's engagement in Hawaii brings her down.

star 8.10
20 votes
Slim Down

#9 - Slim Down

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Apr 19, 2019

To help her lose weight -- and to catch a glimpse of the cute delivery man -- Kaoru keeps ordering more and more costly exercise equipment online.

star 8.00
23 votes
Rainy Season

#10 - Rainy Season

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Apr 19, 2019

Heavy rains bring an unlikely growth of mushrooms inside the home, and Kaoru's spirits are dampened when she's the subject of office gossip.

star 7.97
29 votes
Fortune-Telling

#11 - Fortune-Telling

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Apr 19, 2019

After a streak of bad luck in the last days of summer, Kaoru sees a psychic, who implies that her three roommates are the cause of her problems.

star 7.91
22 votes
Sleepless Night

#12 - Sleepless Night

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Apr 19, 2019

Thinking a streak of light in the night sky was a UFO, Korilakkuma tries to call it back by building a pyramid-shaped beacon out of junk.

star 7.85
20 votes
Kidnapped

#13 - Kidnapped

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Apr 19, 2019

A sense of panic takes over Kaoru when she receives a ransom note demanding a stack of pancakes in exchange for the safe return of Rilakkuma.

star 7.57
35 votes