The BEST episodes directed by Rie Ishige

Things We Said Today
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9.02
128 votes

#1 - Things We Said Today

Little Witch Academia - Season 1 - Episode 22

Ursula tells Akko about the final work, following Croix's more aggressive movements. While meeting Andrew, Akko notices some techno-magic hovering around the protesters. She chases after one of the cubes and comes across Croix, and discovers that Croix has been manipulating everyone's emotions in order to convert it into magical energy. While saving Akko, Ursula's identity is finally revealed to Akko. Akko also learns the disturbing truth behind her lack of magical ability.

Changing at the Edge of the World
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8.63
112 votes

#2 - Changing at the Edge of the World

Little Witch Academia - Season 1 - Episode 25

The girls learn that the remnants of the Noir Rod have taken control of a nuclear missile that threatens to destroy the country Great Britain is currently in conflict with due to Croix's machinations. Unable to stop it by conventional means, Akko and her friends bundle their brooms' power with the Shiny Rod's magic and chase after it! Can Akko and Diana stop the missile in time?

The World Without You
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8.24
134 votes

#3 - The World Without You

Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai - Season 1 - Episode 3

Even after leaving Fujisawa for Ogaki, not one person remembered anything about Mai Sakurajima. Sakuta and Mai return to school together, but even there they hear from Sakuta's friend Rio Futaba that nobody at school outside of her has any recollection about Mai. At the same time, Sakuta hears of a theory that losing memories concerning Mai is based on a certain action taken, and struggles so that he doesn't lose his memories of her. And seeing Sakuta act as such, Mai makes a certain decision of her own as well...

There Is No Tomorrow for a Rascal
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7.80
118 votes

#4 - There Is No Tomorrow for a Rascal

Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai - Season 1 - Episode 4

Soon after Mai's "puberty syndrome" is resolved, Sakuta encounters another strange phenomenon without respite. Day after day, it is the same day for Sakuta and there is no tomorrow. When he consults Rio, she raises the possibility of "Laplace’s demon" -- that someone may be repeating and redoing a day.

Amanda O'Neill and the Holy Grail
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7.52
103 votes

#5 - Amanda O'Neill and the Holy Grail

Little Witch Academia - Season 1 - Episode 17

Learning from Ursula that history and tradition are the clues needed to unlock the Shiny Rod's fifth word, Akko and Amanda sneak into Andrew's school, Appleton Academy, where a relic known as the Holy Grail is being kept.