The BEST Episodes of Camelot

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Nov 1, 2021

Network: Starz

"Camelot" is the timeless and powerful tale of legendary King Arthur, and he is the focus of this romantic adventure series. "Camelot" features a stunning cast of talented young actors weaving authenticity into a fresh approach to the most classic medieval tale of all time.

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#1 - Reckoning

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Jun 10, 2011

Arthur must defend himself against mercenaries on Bardon Pass. Morgan leads Sybil and her followers to Camelot where she receives information that leads her to believe her ambitions will be realized.

star 7.71
1,618 votes
Writers: Chris Chibnall, Terry Cafolla
The Battle of Bardon Pass

#2 - The Battle of Bardon Pass

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Jun 3, 2011

Arthur and his men ride out to defend Bardon Pass after learning of an attack. Merlin comes to the realization that he's been seduced by a shape-shifting Morgan. The men begin to lose faith in Arthur.

star 7.71
1,612 votes
Directors: Mikael Salomon
Writers: Chris Chibnall, Louise Fox

#3 - Igraine

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired May 20, 2011

Pursuing the power of her dark magic, Morgan hides in plain sight at Camelot where she begins her plan to drive a wedge between Arthur and his men. Igraine tries to find a way out of Castle Pendragon.

star 7.62
1,892 votes
Writers: Chris Chibnall, Louise Fox, Steve Lightfoot
The Sword and the Crown

#4 - The Sword and the Crown

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Apr 1, 2011

Arthur meets Guinevere, the woman of his dreams. Morgan and King Lot conspire to attack Camelot and take the throne. Merlin has Arthur reclaim the legacy sword in the stone to prove his worthiness as king.

star 7.52
2,767 votes
Writers: Chris Chibnall

#5 - Justice

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Apr 29, 2011

Arthur creates Camelot's first tribunal of justice which takes shape through a battle of wills, not blood. Aided by Sybil's cunning, Morgan reaches out to the townspeople in her pursuit to take back the throne.

star 7.51
2,106 votes
Directors: Stefan Schwartz
Writers: Sarah Phelps, Terry Cafolla
Lady of the Lake

#6 - Lady of the Lake

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Apr 15, 2011

Merlin sets off on a journey to find a sword suitable for a king by seeking out a legendary sword maker. A conversation with Guinevere changes Arthur and he begins to assert his power by sparring with Leontes.

star 7.42
2,427 votes
Directors: Jeremy Podeswa
Writers: Chris Chibnall, Louise Fox

#7 - Homecoming

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Feb 25, 2011

In the wake of King Uther's sudden death, chaos threatens to engulf Britain. When the sorcerer Merlin has visions of a dark future, he installs the young and impetuous Arthur, Uther's unknown son and heir, who has been raised from birth as a commoner. But Arthur's cold and ambitious half sister Morgan will fight him to the bitter end, summoning unnatural forces to claim the crown in this epic battle for control. These are dark times indeed for the new king, with Guinevere being the only shining light in Arthur's harsh world. Faced with profound moral decisions, and the challenge of uniting a kingdom broken by war and steeped in deception, Arthur will be tested beyond imagination.

star 7.41
3,138 votes
Writers: Chris Chibnall, Michael Hirst

#8 - Guinevere

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Apr 8, 2011

Kay and Leontes seek out a trusted new warrior to join them. Arthur and Merlin accept an invitation to join Morgan at her castle for dinner. Arthur is forced to concede defeat in his pursuit of Guinevere

star 7.31
2,600 votes
Directors: Jeremy Podeswa
Writers: Chris Chibnall, Louise Fox
Three Journeys

#9 - Three Journeys

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired May 6, 2011

The men of Camelot discover the territory beyond the castle is filled with danger and disorder. Arthur hears Guinevere has ridden out alone to see her father and goes after her to protect her on the journey.

star 7.22
2,042 votes
Directors: Stefan Schwartz
Writers: Chris Chibnall
The Long Night

#10 - The Long Night

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired May 13, 2011

Morgan puts on a feast for King Arthur and his Knights at Castle Pendragon which turns to panic as the castle comes under attack. As Arthur and Morgan's men join forces to fight, Merlin believes a plan is afoot.

star 7.13
1,985 votes
Directors: Mikael Salomon
Writers: Steve Lightfoot