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Love Live! School Idol Project Watch Order Guide

Love Live School Idol Project Watch Order Guide

Idols are extremely popular in Japan and have a sizable audience worldwide because of their exceptional singing and dancing skills. Idols are an interesting phenomenon in Japan due to its ability to create a culture that attracts fans. Nurturing popularity of this trend has bestowed fans with a lot of idol culture and a sub-genre in anime. Love Live! School Idol Project is one such anime about idol culture with an enormous success both in Japan and in the rest of the world.

Love Live has a decent story with some zany escapade, touching moments, and relatable characters. Love Live is about high school girls chasing dreams of idol life, and saving their school from the risk of being closed. The anime also features several musical performances and memorable songs as expected from an idol anime. To anyone who likes idol culture and music, Love Live! is delightful to watch.

If you are planning to watch Love Live! School Idol Project, then watch it according to this order.

Love Live! School Idol Project Watch Order:

1. Love Live! School Idol Project

Love Live! School Idol Project

Alternative Title: None
Episodes: 13
Stream/Buy On: Crunchyroll, VRV, YouTube

2. Love Live! School Idol Project OVA

Love Live! School Idol Project OVA

Alternative Title: None
Episodes: 1
Stream/Buy On: Unknown

3. Love Live! School Idol Project 2nd Season

Love Live! School Idol Project 2nd Season

Alternative Title: Love Live! School Idol Project 2
Episodes: 13
Stream/Buy On: Funimation, YouTube

4. Love Live! The School Idol Movie

Love Live! The School Idol Movie

Alternative Title: None
Episodes: 1
Stream/Buy On: Amazon Prime Video, Vudu, YouTube, iTunes

5. Love Live! Sunshine!!

Love Live! Sunshine!!

Alternative Title: None
Episodes: 13
Stream/Buy On: Crunchyroll, VRV, Funimation, Tubi, Amazon Prime Video

6. Love Live! Sunshine!! 2nd Season

Love Live! Sunshine!! 2nd Season

Alternative Title: Love Live! Sunshine!! Season 2
Episodes: 13
Stream/Buy On: Crunchyroll, VRV, Funimation, Amazon Prime Video

7. Love Live! Sunshine!! The School Idol Movie: Over the Rainbow

Love Live! Sunshine!! The School Idol Movie: Over the Rainbow

Alternative Title: None
Episodes: 1
Stream/Buy On: Amazon Prime Video, Microsoft


Love Live! School Idol Project is a slice of life music anime by Studio Sunrise. The anime is a Japanese multimedia project co-developed by ASCII Media Works’ Dengeki G’s Magazine.

Synopsis: Honoka Kousaka is a second-year high school student at Otonokizaka Academy. The school she attends is going to shut down after the current students graduate. It is due to a major decrease in the number of students enrolling in the school. Unless something is done, the school is doomed to close down. With several of her friends, Honoka decides to start a school idol group to attract new students to save her school.