10 Cutest Valentine’s Day Anime Episodes
Valentine’s Day can be filled with hearts, candies and cupids, it’s a day to celebrate love, and in anime it’s no different! As Valentine’s Day approaches, it’s time to gift boxes of chocolate. Sometimes the chocolate comes with a confession, while for others it’s just another romantic gesture for the couple in love.
A typically sweet romantic time for fans who want to watch some of their favorite anime characters use this holiday to express their feelings.
ten First Valentine’s Day: My Love Story
my love story follows Takeo Gōda as he falls in love with the adorable Rinko Yamoto after saving her. This anime is an adorable love story filled with sweet moments as these two continue to fall in love with each other throughout high school. The Valentine’s Day episode of the anime is no exception when it comes to being extremely cute.
Rinko is determined to make the best chocolate possible, and Takeo is thrilled to receive his first chocolate for Valentine’s Day from the girl he loves. Just like chocolate, this episode is just as sweet.
9 Sweet Misunderstandings: Kimi Ni Todoke
Misunderstood and a bit socially awkward, Sawako does her best to live her best high school life. So when she suddenly falls for the popular Kazehaya, who also seems to care about her, her typical high school life takes an interesting turn.
This Valentine’s Day episode is filled with the typical shojo misunderstandings that fans love to hate. Sawako, despite making chocolate for Kazehaya, is unable to give it to him, thus causing misunderstandings between the two. While this episode isn’t sweet, it does lead Sawako and Kazehaya down a path to becoming much closer.
8 Chocolates can be more than just romantic: a fruit basket
Every day seems to be hectic in Sohma’s house, or at least Shigure’s house, and Valentine’s Day is no exception. With Kagura asking Kyo out on a date and Yuki and Tohru also getting in on it, fans expect some kind of mayhem to ensue.
Since Tohru is involved, of course, the infamous Valentine’s Day chocolates make an appearance in this episode. Tohru even made chocolates for all the other zodiac members she met! A super sweet gesture for a super sweet episode, even if it’s not in the romantic sense.
seven What’s super sweet but not chocolatey? : Koikimo
Ichika Arima and Ryo Amakusa don’t have what fans would call a normal relationship. Ryo, the older brother of Ichika’s best friend, is head over heels in love with her after she saves him. While Ichika is instantly put off by her somewhat aggressive flirting.
However, as the two get to know each other, Ryo learns to calm down a bit and Ichika is a bit less cautious. For Valentine’s Day, Ichika is even ready to give Ryo a gift. However, her gift isn’t the typical chocolate Ryo expected, but rather a hug! A surprisingly sweet surprise from the tangy Ichika.
6 Bitter chocolate with a sweeter aftertaste: Wolf Girl & The Black Prince
When Erika gives some of her chocolate to another boy, despite it being a friendly gesture, Kyoya is very upset. Inevitably, the disagreement ends in the breakdown of their fake relationship. However, despite being apart, these two can’t seem to handle being apart.
Luckily, despite the fact that their Valentine’s Day has gone sour, it’s their chocolate-induced argument that brings them even closer together on White Day. Not like a fake boyfriend and girlfriend, but like a real couple.
5 Confessions, chocolates and mysteries: Hyouka
Along with amateur sleuths Houtaro and Eru, fans shouldn’t be surprised to have to solve a missing chocolate case for Valentine’s Day. When their friend Mayaka’s chocolate goes missing, Eru immediately asks Houtaro to solve the case.
Since the chocolate is the product of Mayaka’s hard work and sincere feelings for Satoshi, it’s no wonder Eru wants to find her friend’s chocolate and return it to the rightful recipient. Luckily, the mystery behind the missing homemade chocolate case is solved.
4 Reverse the traditional Valentine’s Day: rainbow days
The boys of Rainbow days decide to reverse tradition and give chocolates to the girls they admire on Valentine’s Day. With Natsuki wanting to receive chocolates from her crush Ana and Tsyuyoshi tasked with giving chocolates to his girlfriend, the boys decide to make reverse chocolates.
Despite their lack of experience, Tomoya is able to save the day and help his friends make the perfect or at least edible chocolate. Sure, in true shojo fashion, antics ensue, but the episode ends happily with Natsuki receiving the chocolates he’s been craving.
3 Sweet chocolate and an even sweeter future: Orange
In Orange, Valentine’s Day holds immense significance, as it marked a turning point in Kakeru’s rescue. As Naho and his friends try to change the future under the guidance of letters from their future selves, Naho will do whatever it takes to save Kakeru. Although Kakeru moved away after the New Year, Naho still managed to confess his feelings to Kakeru and promised to make him happy.
Kakeru even asks for his chocolates, though they are broken into pieces. Luckily, this Valentine’s Day episode sets the stage for a whole new future. The one where Naho, Hiroto, Saku, Azusa, Takako, and Kakeru stay together.
2 A Chocolate Battle: Yumeiro Patissiere
On Valentine’s Day, Ichigo finds himself in a Valentine’s Chocolate Battle against Miya. The young heiress bets her premium chocolate against Ichigo’s discount chocolate. As the two present their chocolate at a Valentine’s Day ball, their battle ends in a draw.
Despite Miya’s luxurious flavored hot pot, Ichigo’s heartfelt chocolate, made with his teammates in mind, didn’t go without a fight. Even Thorny Prince Kashino voted for Ichigo’s Heartfelt Chocolate, a very sweet episode for a bake-centric anime.
1 A Chocolate Tease: Tease Master Takagi-san
Just because Nishikata devoted himself to getting revenge on Takagi for her relentless teasing doesn’t mean he wouldn’t want to receive chocolate from her for Valentine’s Day. However, despite his best efforts to hide his desire, Takagi sees right through it. And so a new teasing game had begun.
However, despite playing the innocent about Valentine’s Day and causing Nishikata to overthink and panic about receiving his chocolates, Takagi eventually gave him chocolate. True, she still has not turned down an opportunity to tease him about it.
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