The BEST Episodes of The Lost Village

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Aug 4, 2020

Network: WOWOW

30 young men and women who came together on a shady bus tour. The tour's destination: an elusive, and possibly non-existent village called Nanakimura. In Nanakimura, one can lead a utopian existence, free of the world's obstacles... or so it was rumored. The bus headed deep into the mountains, carrying 30 people each harboring their own expectations and wounds in their hearts... What they had arrived to was an uninhabited village with the lingering faint scents of life, even though it was falling apart. Just what is the truth of Nanakimura?

When the Cat's Away, the Mice Will Play Mischief

#1 - When the Cat's Away, the Mice Will Play Mischief

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired May 13, 2016

Mitsumune and Masaki have a heart-to-heart where Mitsumune reveals his past and what led him to Nanaki Village. Masaki tells him he can leave the village if he can confront his past, but...

star 7.56
45 votes
Writers: Mari Okada
Yottsun's Drowning

#2 - Yottsun's Drowning

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Apr 22, 2016

The tour is now divided into two camps: those who wish to stay and those who wish to leave. As the former decide their course of action to secure their safety, the latter heads back down the mountain. Will they manage to leave?

star 7.54
41 votes
Writers: Mari Okada
Hyoketsu In the Moonlight

#3 - Hyoketsu In the Moonlight

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired May 27, 2016

As members of the group left behind try to make sense of their situation, Masaki, Hayato, Mitsumune, and the bus driver continue toward the tunnel. Masaki finally explains why she is adamantly against going through the tunnel, but how much of what she says can be trusted?

star 7.51
39 votes
Writers: Mari Okada
Three Yuunas Is a Crowd

#4 - Three Yuunas Is a Crowd

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Apr 29, 2016

Their escape plans thwarted, Mikage's group returns to the village to report their findings, only to find that Jack has broken free. As accusations fly, their unease only grows...

star 7.37
41 votes
Writers: Mari Okada
Danger Past, God Forgotten

#5 - Danger Past, God Forgotten

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Jun 3, 2016

Mitsumune regains consciousness in the outside world, but he can't shake off the feeling that he must go back to get the others. Meanwhile, the group left behind in Nanaki Village experience a curious, growing lethargy...

star 7.29
41 votes
Writers: Mari Okada

#6 - Aloof

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Apr 15, 2016

The group forms a search party to find the missing members - Yottsun and Masaki - but find what seems to be a large bear. As Mitsumune runs away, he spots a bruised and cowering Masaki. The group tries to interrogate her on Yottsun's whereabouts, but she provides little information as Mitsumune defends her. Later, Dahara tries to calm down the group by organizing sleeping arrangements and dinner. In one of the rooms, Jack gets angry with Hyoketsu when he accuses him of copying his persona, and attacks him with a hoe. The boys restrain him as Lovepon screams for his execution, but Mitsumune and Maimai plead for mercy, and Valkana defuses the situation by throwing Jack in an underground cell he found. Later, Valkana reveals his backstory to Koharun. That night, Mitsumune runs into Maimai while going to see Jack. Lovepon then reappears, hoping they wish to execute him. When Mitsumune refuses, Lovepon tries to kill him instead. Mitsumune manages to throw her off when he spots Yottsun's body floating down the river in front of him.

star 7.25
51 votes
Writers: Mari Okada
The Monk's Immorality

#7 - The Monk's Immorality

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired May 6, 2016

While the two groups reunite in the village, the mounting suspicion of each other strains the group dynamic. As the group struggles to find some semblance of cohesion, more members begin seeing apparitions...

star 7.04
45 votes
Writers: Mari Okada
Look Before You Leap

#8 - Look Before You Leap

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Apr 1, 2016

A group of young men and women are headed to Nanaki Village for a fresh start in life. There, it's rumored that people declared missing are in fact leading a utopian existence...

star 6.98
61 votes
Writers: Mari Okada
Get In the Bus, And It'll Get the Song In You

#9 - Get In the Bus, And It'll Get the Song In You

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Jun 10, 2016

Valkana's crew attempts to revive the other tour members who're experiencing a strange lassitude, but their efforts are interrupted by Jack and Judgement, who reveal the true mastermind behind the whole tour...

star 6.95
43 votes
Writers: Mari Okada
Blinding Mist

#10 - Blinding Mist

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Apr 8, 2016

Finally in Nanaki Village, the group steels themselves to meet the current residents, only to find the village seemingly abandoned. As they begin to explore the village, many begin to question the group's organizers...

star 6.94
51 votes
Writers: Mari Okada
Visit Nanaki Before Doubting Masaki

#11 - Visit Nanaki Before Doubting Masaki

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired May 20, 2016

Captured by the group, Masaki reluctantly begins telling her story and what her connection is to the Village. But not everyone trusts her words...

star 6.91
44 votes
Writers: Mari Okada
Nanaki Mirrors Your Soul

#12 - Nanaki Mirrors Your Soul

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Jun 17, 2016

With Hayato's Nanaki on the loose, the group runs for their lives. Haruka is watching her plan unfold when she receives word from the last person she expects to hear from...

star 6.64
42 votes
Writers: Mari Okada