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The Best Episodes of Noragami

Every episode of Noragami ranked from best to worst. Let's dive into the Best Episodes of Noragami!

Hiyori Iki is a normal middle school student until she was involved in a bus accident while trying to protect a stranger. This incident causes her soul to frequently slip out of her body, and she becomes aware of the existence of two parallel worlds. Through her soul, she meets the strange, nameless god without a shrine, Yato. Yato is determined to make a name for himself out there by accepting any wishes for 5 yen, including Hiyori's to fix her body.

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Top Episode Highlight

The best episode of "Noragami" is "Divine Acclamation, Imprecation", rated 9/10 from 277 user votes. It was directed by Masashi Abe and written by Akiko Waba. "Divine Acclamation, Imprecation" aired on 10/31/2015 and is rated 0.2 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "Wish".

  • Divine Acclamation, Imprecation
    9.0/10 277 votes

    #1 - Divine Acclamation, Imprecation

    Season 2 Episode 5 - Aired 2015-10-31

    Yukine shatters in half while Yato and Bishamon battle each other! Elsewhere, Kugaha enacts the second part of his plan by slaughtering Bishamon's Regalias!

    Director: Masashi Abe

    Writer: Akiko Waba

  • Wish
    8.8/10 223 votes

    #2 - Wish

    Season 2 Episode 4 - Aired 2015-10-24

    Kazuma and Hiyori find themselve captured. They watch helplessly as Kugaha tricks Yato and Bishamon into battling each other to the death!

    Director: N/A

    Writer: Hiroko Fukuda

  • Name
    8.6/10 284 votes

    #3 - Name

    Season 1 Episode 9 - Aired 2014-03-02

    With Yato on the verge of death, Hiyori and friends decide to hold a dangerous purification ritual that requires outside help. But who would willingly risk their life for this unknown god?

    Director: N/A

    Writer: Hiroko Fukuda

  • Your Voice Calls Out
    8.6/10 201 votes

    #4 - Your Voice Calls Out

    Season 2 Episode 12 - Aired 2015-12-19

    Bishamon faces Izanami in battle in order to save Yato. Yato's only hope for escape lies in his true name, but he's never revealed it to anyone. Meanwhile, the heavenly executioners have caught up with Ebisu and are prepared to kill him!

    Director: Masashi Abe

    Writer: N/A

  • The God of Fortune's Message
    8.6/10 239 votes

    #5 - The God of Fortune's Message

    Season 2 Episode 13 - Aired 2015-12-25

    The heavens deliver their divine punishment, and Ebisu is forced to start anew. Despite this, Yato is filled with a new sense of purpose and upholds his promise to Ebisu.

    Director: Tsuyoshi Tobita

    Writer: N/A

  • What Must Be Done
    8.5/10 202 votes

    #6 - What Must Be Done

    Season 2 Episode 6 - Aired 2015-11-07

    Bishamon and Yato learn of Kugaha's betrayal, but most of the damage has already been done. Meanwhile, the giant, masked Phantom continues to hunt down the last remaining Regalias…

    Director: Tsuyoshi Tobita

    Writer: Akiko Waba

  • A Scrap of a Memory
    8.4/10 279 votes

    #7 - A Scrap of a Memory

    Season 1 Episode 12 - Aired 2014-03-23

    Yato and Yukine face Rabo and Nora in a final battle.

    Director: Tsuyoshi Tobita

    Writer: N/A

  • False Bond
    8.3/10 197 votes

    #8 - False Bond

    Season 2 Episode 3 - Aired 2015-10-17

    Kugaha finally sets his plot into motion and has Kazuma banished. The ensuing chaos causes more pain for Bishamon… and pulls Yukine and Yato into the turmoil too!

    Director: Satoshi Nakagawa

    Writer: N/A

  • Revival
    8.2/10 192 votes

    #9 - Revival

    Season 2 Episode 11 - Aired 2015-12-12

    Bishamon and Hiyori manage to track down Yato, but they have no way of getting into the underworld. Meanwhile, Izanami continues to pursue Yato… And if he gets caught, he'll be stuck in the underworld forever!

    Director: Shuji Miyahara

    Writer: Akiko Waba

  • Over the Line
    8.1/10 239 votes

    #10 - Over the Line

    Season 1 Episode 8 - Aired 2014-02-23

    Despite his poor condition, Yato is hired to help a student with a bullying problem. But things take a drastic turn when both the student and Yukine come face-to-face with the reality of their situations.

    Director: Shuji Miyahara

    Writer: Hiroko Fukuda

  • How to Worship a God
    8.1/10 192 votes

    #11 - How to Worship a God

    Season 2 Episode 7 - Aired 2015-11-14

    Bishamon is forced to confer with the other gods about her recent failings. Elsewhere, Ebisu offers to buy Yukine from Yato for a large sum of money - enough for Yato to build his own shrine.

    Director: Noriyuki Nomata

    Writer: N/A

  • Where Happiness Lies
    8.0/10 253 votes

    #12 - Where Happiness Lies

    Season 1 Episode 4 - Aired 2014-01-26

    Yato introduces Yukine and Hiyori to one of the Seven Gods of Fortune... Except this god is nothing like what they imagined!

    Director: N/A

    Writer: Hiroko Fukuda

  • Scary Person
    8.0/10 239 votes

    #13 - Scary Person

    Season 1 Episode 6 - Aired 2014-02-09

    Yato and Yukine are suddenly attacked by Bishamon, a skimpily-dressed goddess of war. While Yato tries to deal with the situation in an injured state, Hiyori seeks help from another god...

    Director: Tsuyoshi Tobita

    Writer: N/A

  • Abandoned God
    8.0/10 241 votes

    #14 - Abandoned God

    Season 1 Episode 11 - Aired 2014-03-16

    Hiyori mysteriously loses all memory of Yato but no one else. While Yato struggles to help her remember, Nora and Rabo continue with their scheme.

    Director: Tetsuo Hirakawa

    Writer: N/A

  • One of Her Memories
    8.0/10 187 votes

    #15 - One of Her Memories

    Season 2 Episode 2 - Aired 2015-10-10

    Yukine makes a new friend, but soon learns what it means to be a Regalia. Kazuma remains confused by Bishamon's declining health… until he makes a shocking discovery!

    Director: Masashi Abe

    Writer: N/A

  • The Sound of a Thread Snapping
    8.0/10 186 votes

    #16 - The Sound of a Thread Snapping

    Season 2 Episode 9 - Aired 2015-11-28

    Yato and Nora head into the underworld to complete one last job together: find and rescue a certain conjurer. But with each passing moment, Hiyori begins to forget Yato…

    Director: Satoshi Nakagawa

    Writer: Hiroko Fukuda

  • A Certain Desire
    8.0/10 183 votes

    #17 - A Certain Desire

    Season 2 Episode 10 - Aired 2015-12-05

    The heavens are thrown into chaos when the gods learn that Ebisu has been experimenting with Phantoms. Meanwhile, Yato and Ebisu struggle to escape Izanami and leave the underworld behind.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Borderline
    7.9/10 247 votes

    #18 - Borderline

    Season 1 Episode 5 - Aired 2014-02-02

    Yato teaches Yukine a new technique to ward off Phantoms... and it's not long until this skill is put to the test! To make matters worse, Yukine must also contend with the naughty thoughts and feelings he has for Hiyori...

    Director: N/A

    Writer: Akiko Waba

  • God of Calamity
    7.8/10 185 votes

    #19 - God of Calamity

    Season 2 Episode 8 - Aired 2015-11-21

    After Kugaha's defeat, Ebisu decides to conduct certain, secret tests. Meanwhile, Yato reaches new highs and new lows after Hiyori gives him his own shrine…

    Director: N/A

    Writer: Hiroko Fukuda

  • Regarded with Hate
    7.7/10 230 votes

    #20 - Regarded with Hate

    Season 1 Episode 10 - Aired 2014-03-09

    Hiyori rings in the new year by visiting a nearby shrine. Nora and a sinister god of calamity named Rabo have other plans for her, though…

    Director: N/A

    Writer: Hiroko Fukuda

  • A Housecat, a Stray God, and a Tail
    7.6/10 329 votes

    #21 - A Housecat, a Stray God, and a Tail

    Season 1 Episode 1 - Aired 2014-01-05

    Yato is an unemployed stray god who battles Phantoms and solves humans' problems for only 5 yen. But little does he know that a search for a missing cat is about to lead to a fateful encounter...

    Director: Yoshifumi Sueda

    Writer: N/A

  • Bidden Calamity
    7.6/10 254 votes

    #22 - Bidden Calamity

    Season 1 Episode 3 - Aired 2014-01-19

    Yukine learns that living with a god isn't all it's cracked up to be, but things start to change when an unexpected client hires Yato for a job!

    Director: Shuji Miyahara

    Writer: N/A

  • Uncertainty & Destiny
    7.6/10 240 votes

    #23 - Uncertainty & Destiny

    Season 1 Episode 7 - Aired 2014-02-16

    Bishamon and other gods must exterminate the Phantoms that have poured out of the newly-opened Vent. However, Yukine and Yato are still on unfriendly terms - a fact that the mysterious Nora uses to her advantage.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Snow-like
    7.5/10 283 votes

    #24 - Snow-like

    Season 1 Episode 2 - Aired 2014-01-12

    Angry that Yato hasn't found a way to heal her yet, Hiyori takes matters into her own hands. She hurries off to find a new Regalia for Yato, but encounters disaster instead!

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Bearing a Posthumous Name
    7.5/10 199 votes

    #25 - Bearing a Posthumous Name

    Season 2 Episode 1 - Aired 2015-10-03

    Yato continues his daily routine as a delivery god who also slays Phantoms when the need arises. Elsewhere, Bishamon is plagued by nightmares from times long past…

    Director: Tsuyoshi Tobita

    Writer: N/A