The BEST Episodes of Camelot

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Nov 12, 2019

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.


#1 - Reckoning

Season 1 - Episode 10

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 7.88
203 votes
Writers: Terry Cafolla, Chris Chibnall

#2 - Igraine

Season 1 - Episode 8

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 7.87
218 votes
Writers: Chris Chiball, Steven Lightfoot, Louise Fox
The Battle of Bardon Pass

#3 - The Battle of Bardon Pass

Season 1 - Episode 9

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 7.83
195 votes
Directors: Mikael Salomon
Writers: Louise Fox, Chris Chibnall
The Sword and the Crown

#4 - The Sword and the Crown

Season 1 - Episode 2

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 7.70
329 votes
Directors: Cirán Donnelly
Writers: Chris Chibnall

#5 - Justice

Season 1 - Episode 5

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 7.66
246 votes
Directors: Stefan Schwartz
Writers: Sarah Phelps, Terry Cafolla
Lady of the Lake

#6 - Lady of the Lake

Season 1 - Episode 4

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 7.62
276 votes
Directors: Jeremy Podeswa
Writers: Michael Hirst , Chris Chibnall

#7 - Guinevere

Season 1 - Episode 3

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 7.52
295 votes
Directors: Jeremy Podeswa
Writers: Michael Hirst , Chris Chibnall

#8 - Homecoming

Season 1 - Episode 1

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 7.50
385 votes
Writers: Miachael Hirst, Chris Chibnall
Three Journeys

#9 - Three Journeys

Season 1 - Episode 6

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 7.48
233 votes
Directors: Stefan Schwartz
Writers: Chris Chibnall
The Long Night

#10 - The Long Night

Season 1 - Episode 7

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 7.44
229 votes
Directors: Mikael Salomon
Writers: Steven Lightfoot