Kamisama Kiss is one of my favorite anime. I am a huge shoujo fan and trust me when I say that this series is among the top 5 shoujo to be ever created. From lovable characters through wholesome romance development to a satisfying ending, it has everything shoujo fans’ dreams are made of. But maybe you are now asking yourself: how can I watch Kamisama Kiss in order so that I don’t miss anything important?
We have an answer for that!
This guide will talk you through how to watch Kamisama Kiss (Kamisama Hajimemashita) in the correct order.
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How to watch Kamisama Kiss in order
|Kamisama Kiss Season 1
|Kamisama Kiss OVA (2 OVA Episodes)
|Kamisama Kiss Season 2
|Kamisama Kiss: Kako-hen (2 OVA Episodes)
|2015 to 2016
|Kamisama Kiss: Kamisama, Shiawase ni Naru (1 OVA Ep)
Kamisama Kiss Season 1 (2012)
- Episodes: 12
- Duration: 24 min. per ep.
The story starts with a girl named Nanami who is in a tough spot. Her dad gambled away their house and disappeared, leaving her homeless. Sulking on a bench outside at night, she encounters a man in trouble and steps in and saves him from a dog. As a token of gratitude, he offers her a place to stay: a rundown shrine. Feeling hopeless and with nowhere else to go, she decides to take him up on his offer.
When she gets there, she meets some shrine spirits and a fox named Tomoe who is in charge of taking care of it. It turns out that the previous land god of the shrine, Mikage, passed the role onto Nanami. But Tomoe isn’t happy about it since Nanami is a human.
However, Nanami is determined to do her best as a land god, but she needs Tomoe’s help. She takes a risk to force him into a contract and it ends up working out, he becomes her familiar. Now they have to work together even though they don’t always see eye to eye.
Kamisama Kiss OVA (2013)
- Episodes: 2
- Duration: 14 min. per ep.
One of the episodes adapts the story from the 15th volume of the manga, while the other has an original story.
The OVAs are filled with the delightful daily experiences of Tomoe & Nanami and show us how they are becoming fonder of each other.
Kamisama Kiss Season 2 (2015)
- Episodes: 12
- Duration: 23 min. per ep.
The story picks up right where S1 left off and continues with Nanami embracing her role as a Land Goddess. To become a better Goddess, she takes action by attending a Divine Assembly, a meeting between Gods. There are lots of new supporting characters introduced and also the older ones return. This season also puts a great emphasis on Tomoe coming to terms with his romantic feelings for Nanami.
The ending left some questions unanswered and fans were craving more Kamisama content.
Kamisama Kiss: Kako-hen (2015 to 2016)
- Episodes: 4
- Duration: 30 min. per ep.
At this point, there is a certain relationship and dynamics established between Nanami and Tomoe, so we know what to expect from them.
Without spoiling anything, these OVA episodes wrap up Tomoe’s mysterious past with Yukiji and connect the dots from previous seasons.
Kamisama Kiss: Kamisama, Shiawase ni Naru (2016)
- Episodes: 1
- Duration: 12 min.
The final OVA of the franchise offers a proper ending to the series. It’s a really short, fun watch that brings all characters together once again and shows us how strong the love between Nanami & Tomoe is.
Where to Watch Kamisama Kiss?
Kamisama Kiss is available on multiple streaming platforms:
You can also grab a paperback/kindle manga available on Amazon.
Is there any filler in Kamisama Kiss?
Kamisama Kiss has no reported filler.
Is there any good Kamisama Kiss merchandise?
Amazon offers lots of Kamisama Kiss merch for affordable prices.