The BEST Episodes of Aesthetica of a Rogue Hero

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jan 5, 2020

Network: AT-X

The story follows an international training organization named Babel which protects the young people returning from another world. A wayward hero named Akatsuki has come back to the real world from a world of sword and magic called Areizaado, alongside a beautiful girl who is a demon king's daughter.

Where I Belong

#1 - Where I Belong

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Sep 7, 2012

In the fantasy world of Arezard, the rogue hero Akatsuki - at the request of the defeated Demon King - agrees to protect his fallen enemy's daughter, Miu, and return with her to the world from which he came.

star 8.85
176 votes
Directors: Kujou Rion
Writers: Uesu Tetsuto
Babel's Ranking Tests Commence

#2 - Babel's Ranking Tests Commence

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Aug 24, 2012

As the school-wide ranking battles begin, all eyes are focused on Akatsuki and Miu. Even Kyoya and the student council are eager to show Akatsuki who's boss!

star 8.83
175 votes
Directors: Kujou Rion
Writers: Uesu Tetsuto
A Day We Spend in the Weekend

#3 - A Day We Spend in the Weekend

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Aug 3, 2012

Miu visits a shopping mall for the very first time to buy some new underwear. But hijinks ensue when Akatsuki gets a little more involved than he should...

star 8.78
178 votes
Directors: Kujou Rion
Writers: Uesu Tetsuto
Supersonic Speed! Sleipnir

#4 - Supersonic Speed! Sleipnir

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Aug 10, 2012

Akatsuki attempts to ride the fabled Sleipnir motorcycle. Meanwhile, terrorists strike in the heart of the city, and it's up to the student council to stop them.

star 8.75
177 votes
Directors: Kujou Rion
Writers: Uesu Tetsuto
Panic at the Beach!

#5 - Panic at the Beach!

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Aug 17, 2012

While Akatsuki and friends participate in a game of Beach Swimsuit Tag, powerful figures in Alayzard hatch a plan to find and retrieve Miu.

star 8.73
176 votes
Directors: Kujou Rion
Writers: Uesu Tetsuto
Before Daybreak

#6 - Before Daybreak

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Sep 14, 2012

Having been outclassed by Akatsuki, Phil uses his trump card and transforms into a giant dragon! Akatsuki's friends and the student council members struggle to buy time until Akatsuki can fully recover from Phil's poison.

star 8.73
176 votes
Directors: Kujou Rion
Writers: Uesu Tetsuto
To Become an Adult

#7 - To Become an Adult

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jul 20, 2012

Because of Akatsuki's antics, the student council has threatened to send Kuzuha back to elementary school unless she spies on him. Meanwhile, Onizuka hatches a plan to get back at Akatsuki.

star 8.69
178 votes
Directors: Kujou Rion
Writers: Uesu Tetsuto
The World is Watching You

#8 - The World is Watching You

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Sep 21, 2012

Akatsuki defeats the dragon and everything goes back to normal like before. Soon he finds out the other world is in grave danger (Alazzard) Just before Akatsuki, Miu, Chikage, Minami are about to leave Vice President Haruka and Kaidou comes at that moment and joins them on their journey.

star 8.63
146 votes
Directors: Kujou Rion
Writers: Uesu Tetsuto
On a Night with Such a Beautiful Moon

#9 - On a Night with Such a Beautiful Moon

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Aug 31, 2012

After the BABEL ranking matches are suddenly thrown into chaos, Phil Burnett arrives from Alayzard to retrieve Miu.

star 8.47
171 votes
Directors: Kujou Rion
Writers: Uesu Tetsuto
The Hero's Back

#10 - The Hero's Back

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Jul 27, 2012

Akatsuki uses his newfound sword to battle the powered-up Cockatrice. Meanwhile, Miu starts to come to terms with her father's death and powerful COCOON members hold a secret meeting.

star 8.41
181 votes
Directors: Kujou Rion
Writers: Uesu Tetsuto
Holy Water Bond

#11 - Holy Water Bond

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jul 13, 2012

Akatsuki and Miu attend their first day of school at BABEL. While Miu tries to fit in with her new environment, Akatsuki manages to get on everyone's bad side.

star 8.21
151 votes
Directors: Kujou Rion
Writers: Uesu Tetsuto
A Strong, New Game

#12 - A Strong, New Game

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jul 6, 2012

Having vanquished the Demon Lord Garius, Akatsuki Ousawa bids farewell to the world of Alazyard and returns to his home world. His epic adventure has actually only just begun, though...

star 7.92
142 votes
Directors: Kujou Rion
Writers: Uesu Tetsuto