Terrace House: Opening New Doors
The initial cast of Terrace House: Opening New Doors.
Presented byYou, Reina Triendl, Yoshimi Tokui, Azusa Babazono, Ryota Yamasato, Shono Hayama
Opening theme"...Ready for It?" by Taylor Swift (Japan)
"Trying" by Eleventyseven (International)
Ending theme"Chasing Cars" by Snow Patrol (Japan)
”Frozen” by Jerome Spence (International)
Country of originJapan
Original languageJapanese
No. of seasons3 (6 parts)
No. of episodes49
Production locationJapan
Running time30 minutes
Original release
NetworkFuji Television, Netflix
ReleaseDecember 19, 2017 (2017-12-19) –
February 12, 2019 (2019-02-12)

Terrace House: Opening New Doors (Japanese: テラスハウス オープニング ニュー ドアーズ, Hepburn: Terasu Hausu Ōpuningu Nyū Doāzu) is a Japanese reality television series in the Terrace House franchise set in Karuizawa of the Nagano prefecture in Japan. It premiered on Netflix Japan as a Netflix Original on December 19, 2017.[1] It is a Netflix and Fuji Television co-production which is also broadcast on Fuji TV in Japan, first through Fuji on Demand (FOD) on January 16, 2018[2] and on-air broadcast on January 22, 2018.[3]


Main cast

Name Occupation Birth date Age* Appearance
English Japanese Nickname Eps #
01 Ami Komuro 小室安未 Ami university student / aspiring model January 19, 1997 21 01 - 17 17
02 Yuudai Arai 新井雄大 Yuudai aspiring chef April 8, 1998 19 01 - 09 9
03 Mizuki Haruta 治田みずき Miju digital content editor / interpreter / online lingerie store owner June 30, 1991 26 01 - 09 9
04 Takayuki Nakamura 中村貴之 Taka professional snowboarder May 25, 1986 31 01 - 34 34
05 Tsubasa Sato 佐藤つば冴 Tsu-chan / Captain Tsubasa ice hockey player September 28, 1993 25 01 - 21 21
06 Shion "Sean" Okamoto 岡本至恩 Shion model January 13, 1995 23 01 - 21 21
07 Shohei Uemura 上村翔平 Shohei musician / vocalist July 16, 1989 28 10 - 31 22
08 Seina Shimabukuro 島袋聖南 Seina model April 4, 1987 30 10 - 34 25
09 Mayu Koseta 小瀬田麻由 Mayu gravure model November 12, 1994 23 17 - 26 10
10 Yui Tanaka 田中優衣 Yui university student December 24, 1996 21 22 - 49 28
11 Noah Ishikura 石倉ノア Noah aspiring pilot November 19, 1996 21 22 - 34 13
12 Aya Matarai 又来綾 Aya university student December 29, 1997 20 26 - 38 13
13 Shunsuke Ikezoe 池添俊亮 Shunsuke aspiring hair & makeup artist April 27, 1997 21 32 - 38 7
14 Kaito Nakata 中田海斗 Kaito pro skateboarder September 12, 1997 20 35 - 49 15
15 Maya Kisanuki 木佐貫まや Maya fashion student, model August 16, 1998 19 35 - 49 15
16 Sota Kono 河野聡太 Sota app developer November 5, 1992 25 35 - 42 8
17 Aio Fukuda 福田愛大 Aio former soccer player December 18, 1994 23 38 - 49 12
18 Risako Tanigawa 谷川利沙子 Risako / Richako print model May 29, 1990 28 38 - 49 12
19 Masao Wada 和田理生 Masao musician (Gesu no Kiwami Otome) February 20, 1987 31 42 - 49 8

*Age when they first joined Terrace House.


Guest appearances

Name Japanese Cast member Episode(s)
Hana Imai 今井華 Boys × Girls Next Door Episode 14
Guy Sato 佐藤魁 Aloha State Episode 39


SeasonEpisodesOriginally aired
First airedLast aired
1168December 19, 2017 (2017-12-19)February 13, 2018 (2018-02-13)
8February 27, 2018 (2018-02-27)April 24, 2018 (2018-04-24)
2168May 8, 2018 (2018-05-08)July 3, 2018 (2018-07-03)
8July 17, 2018 (2018-07-17)September 11, 2018 (2018-09-11)
3178September 25, 2018 (2018-09-25)November 20, 2018 (2018-11-20)
9December 4, 2018 (2018-12-04)February 12, 2019 (2019-02-12)

Season 1 (2017-18)

No. in
TitleNetflix Japan Release DateFuji TV Air DateLength (mins)
Part 1
11"Opening New Doors"December 19, 2017 (2017-12-19)January 22, 201842
Six strangers gather in a house in Karuizawa. Aged 19 to 31, they've got one thing in common: they'll be living together in a beautiful house.
22"A New Experience For Her"December 26, 2017 (2017-12-26)January 29, 201834
As everyone settles in, Yuudai shows off his cooking skills. When four of the members go out to lunch, he seems to hit it off with one girl in particular.
33"Captain Tsubasa"January 2, 2018 (2018-01-02)February 5, 201832
In the midst of discussing their dreams for the future, Shion gives Ami some advice. Then the group visits the restaurant of Tsubasa's father.
44"The Reason She Cried"January 9, 2018 (2018-01-09)February 12, 201836
Yuudai wants to be independent, but he's struggling. Later, Ami starts crying when Yuudai asks her bluntly what she wants to do with her life.
55"Cocky Kid"January 23, 2018 (2018-01-23)February 19, 201840
Mizuki grows increasingly skeptical of Yuudai, who keeps buying things using his father's credit card. Tsubasa and Shion head to Kusatsu Onsen.
66"First Snowfall"January 30, 2018 (2018-01-30)February 26, 201842
Yuudai vows to make changes and finds a restaurant to work at, while Ami makes some career decisions. The two of them go on a date in Karuizawa.
77"I Erased Him From My World"February 6, 2018 (2018-02-06)March 12, 201842
Ami and Yuudai both dissect their date with the other members. Yuudai is taken aback by Ami's attitude towards him the next day.
88"A Man with Different Values"February 13, 2018 (2018-02-13)April 9, 201838
Mizuki spends the night in Tokyo with her old boyfriend. Shut out by Ami, Yuudai reconnects with an old girlfriend too, while Takayuki tries to help.
Part 2
91"She's the MVP"February 27, 2018 (2018-02-27)April 16, 201844
Tsubasa and Shion visit a temple for good luck before her team's big game. Meanwhile, Mizuki makes a decision, and Yuudai cooks for a house party.
102"The Christmas Assassin"March 6, 2018 (2018-03-06)April 23, 201837
Takayuki takes Ami to a breathtaking cafe, while Tsubasa's confidence takes a hit after hearing about Shion's ex. On Christmas, new members arrive.
113"Best Actor in a Supporting Role"March 13, 2018 (2018-03-13)April 30, 201837
Seina and Takayuki take a stroll in Kyu-Karuizawa. When Ami hears about it, she invites Takayuki snowboarding. Then Shion and Tsubasa go ice-skating.
124"If Only You Were Five Years Younger"March 20, 2018 (2018-03-20)May 7, 201840
When Ami and Takayuki go snowboarding, she tells him something very intriguing. Shion answers a question about Tsubasa, and then it's New Year's.
135"She Asks Too Much For Love"April 3, 2018 (2018-04-03)May 14, 201840
Some of the members go snowboarding, but Ami and Takayuki only have eyes for each other. Tsubasa goes to Tokyo to buy Shion a birthday present.
146"The Birthday That Decided Their Fate"April 10, 2018 (2018-04-10)May 21, 201836
The members throw a birthday party for Ami and Shion, and Takayuki surprises everyone by shaving his mustache. Tsubasa gives Shion his gift privately.
157"The Mustache Tells the Story of Love"April 17, 2018 (2018-04-17)May 28, 201839
Shohei and Ami go out together, but there isn't really a spark. In the face of Ami's cold attitude, Takayuki starts to regrow his mustache.
168"Life is Just a Little Too Late"April 24, 2018 (2018-04-24)June 4, 201838
Takayuki tells Seina and Shohei that he no longer has feelings for Ami, but Shohei's feelings for her have grown. Ami, meanwhile, makes a choice.

Season 2 (2018)

No. in
TitleNetflix Japan Release DateFuji TV Air DateLength (mins)
Part 3
171"Sinful Cleavage"May 8, 2018 (2018-05-08)June 11, 201838
Just before Ami's schedule departure, Shohei meets her at the station for a surprise trip to the slopes -- and he's got a plan. A new member arrives.
182"Flower Bouquet for My Valentine"May 15, 2018 (2018-05-15)June 25, 201838
It's Valentine's Day, and Tsubasa is about to head to Nagoya for the national championship. Shion has something to tell her before she goes.
193"The Second Attempt"May 22, 2018 (2018-05-22)July 9, 201837
With the tournament over, Tsubasa has time to think about her next steps -- including her reply to Shion. Shohei heads into the recording studio.
204"A Fairy on a Split Road"May 29, 2018 (2018-05-29)July 16, 201835
Tsubasa gives Shion her answer. On a snowy day, Mayu and Takayuki talk about love, while Shohei and Seina continue spending time together.
215"Tune-Up"June 12, 2018 (2018-06-12)July 23, 201843
Seina returns from a trip to Korea looking somewhat different. Takayuki and Mayu go out to eat, and Tsubasa makes another decision.
226"Virgin"June 19, 2018 (2018-06-19)July 30, 201838
Two new members arrive: aspiring pilot Noah and Karuizawa native, Yui. Almost immediately, Noah and Mayu head out on a date.
237"Meccha Me Too"June 26, 2018 (2018-06-26)TBA40
Takayuki takes Noah to the yakitori place. Mayu really likes Noah, and she gets nervous when he and Yui plan to spend time together.
248"Kiss Out Of Nowhere"July 3, 2018 (2018-07-03)TBA36
Shohei takes Seina out on a birthday dinner. Awkwardness reigns when Mayu's time with Noah goes nowhere. Noah and Yui go on their planned outing.
Part 4
251"The Fallen Angel"July 17, 2018 (2018-07-17)TBA41
Yui keeps trying to patch things up with Mayu. Shohei prepares for an album release show in Shibuya, then ask Yui for some local tips.
262"Better Than You"July 24, 2018 (2018-07-24)TBA37
Mayu and Noah go on a hike, and when they get back, Mayu has an honest talk with Yui and makes a decision. A new member joins Terrace House.
273"On the Night of Camp..."July 31, 2018 (2018-07-31)TBA40
New member Aya settles into the house, and the members make plans to go camping together. Seina responds surprisingly to Shohei's bold moves.
284"Declaration of War"August 7, 2018 (2018-08-07)TBA36
Aya and Takayuki head out on a date together. Meanwhile, after a surprising conversation with Shohei, Noah hangs out with Yui once again.
295"Confessing Love at the Chapel"August 21, 2018 (2018-08-21)TBA42
Yui talks to Shohei about Noah, and then tells Noah off the next day. Shohei makes plans to ask Seina to date him, and Aya asks Shohei for a favor.
306"A Farce"August 28, 2018 (2018-08-28)TBA34
After hearing from Shohei, Noah asks Seina out on a date. During Takayuki's birthday party, Aya talks with him one on one.
317"Rambling Rose"September 4, 2018 (2018-09-04)TBA43
Aya and Yui grow suspicious about Seina and Noah, and Yui tries to interrogate Seina about it. Shohei prepares an event for the other members.
328"The Last Love"September 11, 2018 (2018-09-11)October 23, 201834
Takayuki gives Aya a gift before he takes her skateboarding. Noah and Seina go on an extremely consequential date, and then a new member arrives.

Season 3 (2018-19)

No. in
TitleNetflix Japan Release DateFuji TV Air DateLength (mins)
Part 5
331"It's Someone Else"September 25, 2018 (2018-09-25)TBA32
Shun enters the bath with Noah. Who is worried? Takayuki is asked about his feelings for Aya. He confesses he does like someone. Who will it be?
342"Bye Bye, Miss Terrace House"October 2, 2018 (2018-10-02)TBA31
On the morning of Seina and Noah's departure, Takayuki shares a decision with the other member, then travels to Tokyo. Some familiar faces return.
353"Young Faces"October 9, 2018 (2018-10-09)TBA41
Three new members join the House: skateboarder Kaito, student Maya and company employee Sota. The next day, Yui and Kaito go grocery shopping.
364"Take Shelter from the Rain"October 16, 2018 (2018-10-16)TBA41
Maya and Kaito go out to a soba shop to try the Karuizawa specialty. Yui and Kaito make plans to go to a skate park so she can learn to skateboard.
375"First and Last Date"October 30, 2018 (2018-10-30)TBA36
Aya has a heart-to-heart about her future with Yui. After Sota and Shunsuke spend a day hanging out together, Shunsuke comes to a decision.
386"The Goal-Getter and the Goalless"November 6, 2018 (2018-11-06)TBA36
Two new members arrive including a professional football player who is deemed a pretty good talker.
397"Like a Spell of Autumn Rain"November 13, 2018 (2018-11-13)TBA36
Risako sets a date to go out with Sota and Aio. Aio goes to the gym. Aio finds Risako very appealing.
408"A Man Who Can't be Described in Japanese"November 20, 2018 (2018-11-20)TBA39
Kaito and Yui head to Matsumoto to see Shohei in concert. Aio asks Risako out on another date, as does Sota, while Kaito and Maya go to an art exhibit.
Part 6
411"Embarrassing Rejections"December 4, 2018 (2018-12-04)TBA39
Risako is invited to a "Picking Glasses" date. Sota invites Maya to a beer factory. But what are his real intentions?
422"To Have Become Critical"December 11, 2018 (2018-12-11)TBA42
Sota tells everyone about his intention to graduate and leaves Karuizawa. The new member who comes to replace him is somewhat unexpected.
433"Booger Boy and Snoring Boy"December 18, 2018 (2018-12-18)TBA44
Maya distances herself from the other female members. Yui and Risako discuss it. Risako becomes more and more attracted to Wada and is invited out on a date.
444"Only the Apple Was Watching"December 25, 2018 (2018-12-25)TBA43
Wada is infatuated with Risako and tries to impress her with lunch. Kaito goes ice skating with Maya. That evening, snuggled under a blanket...
455"Tattling"January 8, 2019 (2019-01-08)TBA43
One evening, Aio takes Yui to a bar and says he likes her... Risako continues to be absent from the House due to work. Maya and Yui become increasingly uncertain of Risako.
466"No Longer a Virgin"January 15, 2019 (2019-01-15)TBATBA
During a discussion about what Risako and Aio were doing, Yui and Maya make an accusation against Risako. But Wada comforts Risako's heartbroken feelings. One evening, Aio announces a shocking fact.
477"Still a Virgin"January 22, 2019 (2019-01-22)TBATBA
Risako confronts Yui about Aio's shocking confession. How does Yui reply the whole truth? Moreover Wada invites Risako to a live (event) and then...
488"Walking Ritz-Carlton"February 5, 2019 (2019-02-05)TBATBA
Wada shares his feelings with Risako. Risako has concerns and talks to one of Wada's band members, Kawatani... Kaito and Maya go on a date in Shonan. Their relationship continues to be somewhat vague and ambiguous...
499"Departure Whistle"February 12, 2019 (2019-02-12)TBATBA

Wada performs live for a Christmas event whilst Risako goes to Fukuoka. Where will the two meet afterwards...?

Final episode. Cameo appearances of Shohei & Takayuki (3min39sec), Seina & Noah (5min7sec), Sota & Shun (6min40sec), and Tomio & Tsubasa & Shion (9min0sec).


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  3. ^ "フジテレビにて、2018年1月22日より、毎週月曜 深夜24時25分から放送を予定。" (in Japanese). Retrieved 2018-01-10.