The BEST episodes directed by Yusuke Suzuki

Dawn of Nippon
30 votes

#1 - Dawn of Nippon

Cardfight!! Vanguard - Season 8 - Episode 16

On the second day of the first stage, Kazuma faces Makoto Asada of Team New Nippon. While fighting, Makoto reminisces about the time when he first met Arata and how Team New Nippon was formed. Ultimately, Makoto defeats Kazuma. Just as Taiyou learns of this news, he comes across Tokoha.

Dragon Awaiting Awakening
31 votes

#2 - Dragon Awaiting Awakening

Cardfight!! Vanguard - Season 8 - Episode 2

To enter the U20 Championship, Chrono must find two other fighters and form a team with them. He recruits Taiyou but has yet to find a third member. Later at the card shop, Chrono meets an apathetic teenager named Kazuma Shouji, who also attends Harumi High School. He claims to have previously played Vanguard and requests Chrono to teach the game's rules to him. So, Chrono has a teaching fight with Kazuma, who slowly is reminded of how Vanguard is played. Despite acting nonchalant to most of Chrono's teachings, Kazuma becomes motivated when he gets the chance to stride. However, when Chrono tries to win on the following turn, Kazuma decides to quit, believing he already lost. Chrono tries to tell him to never give up until the very end and to believe in his own possibilities. He shows Kazuma that he would have gotten a heal trigger to help him, but he suddenly gets defensive upon touching his card. He then leaves, and Chrono wonders why Kazuma acted the way he did.

Chariot of Fire
104 votes

#3 - Chariot of Fire

Little Witch Academia - Season 1 - Episode 15

Croix and Chariot were classmates, upon hearing this Akko goes to Croix, who asks her to bring the Shiny Rod to her laboratory in the New Moon Tower for analysis. When Akko shows up, Croix knocks her unconscious...

Mistaken Friend
7 votes

#4 - Mistaken Friend

Hinako Note - Season 1 - Episode 3

The Hitotose Troupe was finally formed, with the goal of someday performing in the famous theater Suzuran. Then the school term begins, and Hinako tries to introduce herself to her class, but as usual her nerves take over and she freezes up like a scarecrow again. As Hinako is feeling down, Chiaki shows up and hands her a flyer that the school's new theater society is handing out to recruit new members. Hinako is excited that theater has returned to the school, but then a classmate, Nakajima Yua, appears and demands to know Hinako's connection to Chiaki...

Luffy Rages! Rescue Otama from Danger!
0 votes

#5 - Luffy Rages! Rescue Otama from Danger!

One Piece - Season 21 - Episode 13

After sending the yokozuna Urashima flying, Luffy and his clan continue their search for Bakura Town’s boss to save Otama! They finally find the boss, Holdem, one of the Beast Pirates’ Headliners, and Otama who is hanging in the mouth of a lion in Holdem’s stomach.