The Best Episodes Directed by Masayuki Iimura

After Much Quibbling, In the End All It Comes Down to Is How You Feel

#1 - After Much Quibbling, In the End All It Comes Down to Is How You Feel

Negima!? Magister Negi Magi Season 1 - Episode 12

Yue has found out about Negi being a mage but refuses to form a pactio with him. Can Negi form a pactio with Yue before Shichimi and Motsu find out that Negi's secret is out?

star 10.00
1 votes
Betrayal Over The Skies of Kamogawa

#2 - Betrayal Over The Skies of Kamogawa

Lagrange - The Flower of Rin-ne Season 2 - Episode 10

As Le Garite ships open fire against De Metrio's forces, Villagiulo decides to confront Dizelmine personally to find out the reason for his betrayal. Meanwhile, as Madoka, Lan and Muginami decide to take up their Voxes once more to investigate, Hiroshi and Yoko see them off. As Izo, Array and Kirius help keep Dizelmine's guards off of Villagiulo, Dizelmine reveals his craft is a new form of Vox and overpowers Villagiulo, who is saved by the arrival of Madoka and the others. As Madoka tries to get an answer out of Dizelmine, his anger heightens and his Vox changes form, firing off a wave of dark energy across Kamogawa, whilst a circle of Rinne flowers appear around the planet. Dizelmine then proceeds to laugh maniacally and crush Villagiulo's cockpit before opening of the skies, causing a mass of darkness to start covering the Earth.

star 9.95
58 votes
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Welcome, Kamogawa!

#3 - Welcome, Kamogawa!

Lagrange - The Flower of Rin-ne Season 2 - Episode 1

As Madoka contemplates her career options, Lan is on a space station being experimented on by her brother, Dizelmine. Just then, the station is attacked by the De Metrio army, led by Muginami, forcing Lan and the Le Garite army to retreat. The next day, as Pharos appears in Kamogawa again for an intergalactic conference, Madoka finally reunites with Lan, who takes her to Pharos asking her to pilot Midori again. As Muginami is seen approaching Pharos, intending to stop Madoka from piloting Midori, Lan engages her in battle, believing she intends to kill Madoka. As Madoka objects to the fighting, she manages to get Midori working again and enters the fray.

star 9.84
61 votes
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The Small Egg!

#4 - The Small Egg!

Shugo Chara! Season 1 - Episode 7

Amu takes her little sister, Ami, with her to a guardian meeting. While the Guardians hold their meeting, the Guardian Characters play with Ami and find a treasure map to a magical egg protected by a dragon.

star 9.83
30 votes
4th Bunny: Cocoa-senpai’s Elegant Tea Party Tutorial

#5 - 4th Bunny: Cocoa-senpai’s Elegant Tea Party Tutorial

Is the Order a Rabbit? Season 2 - Episode 4

The high school girls treat Chino, Megu, and Maya to a classy afternoon tea party. In an effort to be more “grown up,” the younger girls observe and copy the older girls.

star 9.11
36 votes
Lan Blooms

#6 - Lan Blooms

Lagrange - The Flower of Rin-ne Season 1 - Episode 3

As Madoka rushes to fight against the enemy Ovid to protect her town, Lan becomes conflicted about a legend Madoka doesn't know of, the fear of which prevents her from being able to pilot her own Vox Lympha. As the enemy, Kirius, tries to ask Madoka to come to her planet, she refuses and the fight resumes. Feeling Madoka is in danger, Lan overcomes her fear and pilots the Lympha, but finds herself up against the other enemy Ovid. As Lan expresses her guilt towards dragging Madoka into this, Madoka lifts her spirits, enabling her to overcome her fears and transform Lympha into its fighter mode, allowing her to come to Madoka's aid, forcing the enemy to retreat. Afterwards, Madoka and Lan decide to name their Vox units Midori and Orca respectively.

star 8.64
92 votes
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Ah! It Hurts......

#7 - Ah! It Hurts......

Secret of Nogizaka Haruka Season 2 - Episode 3

After finding out that Haruka is working to get him a Christmas present, Yūto decides to apply for a well-paying job as a part-time butler. He gets the job, but he must unfortunately serve the selfish and demanding Tōka Tennōji, a girl one year his junior, whose previous part-time butlers quit after a day or less at her command. Yūto has his work cut out for him, but soon finds that there is more to Tōka's situation than he initially realized. Through kindness and hard work he manages to gain Tōka's favor, but a certain situation results in damages that cost him nearly all of his pay.

star 8.47
122 votes
A Lolita in Kamogawa

#8 - A Lolita in Kamogawa

Lagrange - The Flower of Rin-ne Season 1 - Episode 8

Asteria Lizamarie de Roschefall, the granddaughter of Novumundos' chairman, comes to question Madoka about the incident that occurred whilst confronting Muginami. As Asteria speaks with Yoko about the Voxs, Lan tells Madoka about the Vox Legend, in which an incident involving Voxes nearly destroyed the world 20,000 years ago. After speaking with Yoko, Asteria decides to ban Madoka from piloting Midori, prompting Lan and Muginami to lock themselves in the hangar as protest. However, Madoka decides to accept the ban, since it wouldn't separate her from Lan and Muginami. Afterwards, Asteria goes to see Villagiulo, refusing to hand over the Vox units.

star 8.30
91 votes
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It Gets Like This......

#9 - It Gets Like This......

Secret of Nogizaka Haruka Season 2 - Episode 10

Haruka agrees to attend the audition for Yayoi and Nozomi. Yūto waits as Haruka gets ready for the audition, and is told by Yayoi not to interfere. While waiting, Yūto once again bumps into the girl he met before at the shrine, who turns out to be the idol Milan Himemiya. Milan decides she wants Yūto as her manager since her own manager is currently in a different prefecture. Yūto and Milan go around together to photo shoots, voice acting and other things. After his work as a manager, Yūto overhears Yayoi and Nozomi while poring over Haruka's photographs. It becomes clear to him that the talent agency actually wants Haruka to become an idol—something Milan had tipped him of earlier.

star 8.25
92 votes
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To Slaughter a Pig

#10 - To Slaughter a Pig

91 Days Season 1 - Episode 6

Frate's betrayal has left Nero on the run with the Vanetti family in pursuit. To save the badly injured Tigre, Nero seeks the aid of Fango, who is currently holed up on the Island. In exchange for his help, Nero agrees to bring Don Orco to Fango alive. To that end, Avilio and Nero head for Orco's base of operations, Ottimo Orco.

star 8.16
109 votes
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A Cold Spring

#11 - A Cold Spring

Irina: The Vampire Cosmonaut Season 1 - Episode 10

Irina and Lev spend some time together before they're pulled apart. As the launch date quickly closes in, the decision is made as to who will pilot the first human spaceflight.

star 7.83
12 votes
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The Second East-West War Race!!!!

#12 - The Second East-West War Race!!!!

Keijo!!!!!!!! Season 1 - Episode 10

It's time for the second race in the East-West Tournament. They're on a Flight-Type Land, where two aircraft are connected to each other, resting on top of the water. Kazane, Tsukishita, Yoshita, and Non are all fighting for Setouchi. The four are all trying their best to combat the Suruga team, but things are looking grim. Will Non and the others figure out a way to overcome their opponents?

star 7.72
89 votes
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Rivalry -Conflict-

#13 - Rivalry -Conflict-

Seven Knights Revolution: Hero Successor Season 1 - Episode 8

While Gareth pursues secrets in Granseed Academy, Amis Germain's plots appear to be on the verge of fruition. As the three students of Granseed struggle against the "synthetic successors"... Nemo makes a confession!

star 7.40
10 votes
The Monster of the Abyss

#14 - The Monster of the Abyss

Arifureta: From Commonplace to World's Strongest Season 1 - Episode 1

After he and his entire class are summoned to another world, Hajime Nagumo finds himself extremely underpowered and at the mercy of the Labyrinth.

star 7.24
123 votes
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#15 - Ace

Rio - Rainbow Gate! Season 1 - Episode 8

In order to save Rina, Rio has to guess which hand King will have a coin in after he flips it, not made easy by Rio's fatigue and King's history as a con artist. However, Rio sees through his strategy of destroying the coin, and picks one a hand that's guaranteed to be empty. However, Rina disappears again. Meanwhile, Jack hacks into the systems using a videogame-like controller to try to take control of the flight system. Despite being told to rest, Rio goes to search for Rina, and is shocked to discover she is a Gate Holder working under Cartia, who is revealed to be her aunt. Rina claims to be seeking revenge against Rio's mother, Risa Rollins, for allegedly seducing her father and convincing him to leave her weak mother, who fell into a coma out of shock, revealing they are blood-related. A Gate Battle takes place in a game of poker, where Rina's superior Roll Ruler abilities win against Rio, who falls unconscious.

star 4.00
2 votes
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Yesterday's Foe Is Today's Friend. Good Enough Friends to Have Fights. No Doesn't Always Mean No

#16 - Yesterday's Foe Is Today's Friend. Good Enough Friends to Have Fights. No Doesn't Always Mean No

Negima!? Magister Negi Magi Season 1 - Episode 16

An argument between Asuna and Ayaka results in competition in a series of challenges. However, when a Dark Seed magic appears, Ayaka recalls her friendship with Asuna and uses her Armor form to rescue her.

star 0.00
0 votes