The BEST Episodes of Fire Force

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Feb 6, 2020

Network: MBS

Year 198 of the Solar Era in Tokyo, special fire brigades are fighting against a phenomenon called spontaneous human combustion where humans beings are turned into living infernos called "Infernals". While the Infernals are first generation cases of spontaneous human combustion, later generations possess the ability to manipulate flames while retaining human form. Shinra Kusakabe, a youth who gained the nickname Devil's Footprints for his ability to ignite his feet at will, joins the Special Fire Force Company 8 which composes of other flames users as they work to extinguish any Infernals they encounter. As a faction that is creating Infernals appears, Shira begins to uncover the truth behind a mysterious fire that caused the death of his family twelve years ago.

For Whom the Flames Burn

#1 - For Whom the Flames Burn

Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired Oct 26, 2019

As Asakusa burns around them, Konro encourages Benimaru to step into his role as a community leader. Benimaru devises a way for the townspeople to foil the designs of the impostors among the crowd. Konro reaches out to Shinra for help.

star 8.59
88 votes
Those Connected

#2 - Those Connected

Season 1 - Episode 21 - Aired Dec 14, 2019

Obi and Vulcan face off against Dr. Giovanni and Lisa, during which Giovanni tells Obi more about the nature of Adolla Bursts. Shinra has an unusual experience that leads him to find Sho, but their reunion proves more volatile than hoped for.

star 8.35
69 votes
The Burning Past

#3 - The Burning Past

Season 1 - Episode 24 - Aired Dec 28, 2019

Before being discharged from the hospital, Shinra is visited by Captain Burns, who offers to tell him all about the fire that happened 12 years ago, but only if Shinra can demonstrate that he is strong enough to hear the whole truth.

star 8.29
66 votes
Into the Nether

#4 - Into the Nether

Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired Nov 30, 2019

Licht's analysis of the attack on Vulcan's workshop reveals that the Evangelist's men have been in the "Nether," the area beneath Tokyo. Company 8 proceeds underground in search of the White-Clad and the secrets behind human combustion.

star 8.23
62 votes
Infernal Insects

#5 - Infernal Insects

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Aug 31, 2019

Obi goes over Hibana's research, and learns that the artificially-created Infernals she dissected all had traces of insect DNA in them. Shinra and Arthur's investigation at the 1st continues, and they finally get their first lead on a culprit.

star 8.21
118 votes
Black and White and Gray

#6 - Black and White and Gray

Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired Nov 16, 2019

While Dr. Giovanni continues to search Vulcan's workshop, Hibana comes to Shinra's aid, allowing him to rush back to help Vulcan. Meanwhile, Arthur has his hands full trying to deal with Mirage's illusions, and Iris resists in her own way.

star 8.20
71 votes
The Spreading Malice

#7 - The Spreading Malice

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Sep 7, 2019

Tamaki watches on as Shinra confronts Rekka over his actions, and reminisces about how she once looked up to the lieutenant. Rekka reveals his objective in seeking out compatible children, one which could spell disaster for the entire world.

star 8.14
111 votes
A Brother's Determination

#8 - A Brother's Determination

Season 1 - Episode 22 - Aired Dec 21, 2019

As Shinra and Sho continue to share their Adolla Link, Shinra learns a startling truth about the origin of his Adolla Burst flame. Shinra comes to understand the Link's nature further, developing his skills even more in his effort to reach Sho.

star 8.12
65 votes
Wearing His Pride

#9 - Wearing His Pride

Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired Dec 7, 2019

Hinawa comes upon an abandoned subway station, where he gets into a shootout with Arrow. Arthur and Mirage find themselves in a rematch, as Arthur gets the chance to put the training he received from Benimaru and Konro to the test.

star 8.06
70 votes
The Trap is Set

#10 - The Trap is Set

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Oct 19, 2019

With Konro's help, the members of the 8th begin investigating events in the 7th's jurisdiction. Chaos breaks out one dozens of cases of mistaken identity crop up, and the town's people turn on each other. The 8th comes under White-Clad attack.

star 8.01
80 votes
Eve of Hostilities in Asakusa

#11 - Eve of Hostilities in Asakusa

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Oct 12, 2019

Company 8 pitches in to help rebuild Asakusa after the latest Infernal incident, helping to gain the trust of its people. However, a White-Clad plot threatens to undo all of their goodwill, prompting Obi to take matters into his own hands.

star 8.00
89 votes
Smile

#12 - Smile

Season 1 - Episode 23 - Aired Dec 28, 2019

Shinra revisits his childhood to share his memories with Sho, to try to forge a deeper connection. When one of their own is critically injured, the members of the 8th rally to the rescue, and turn to Captain Huang of the 6th for assistance.

star 8.00
61 votes
We Are Family

#13 - We Are Family

Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired Nov 9, 2019

Vulcan teaches Yu a lesson in the importance of forging things that cannot be broken, and his hope to create similarly unbreakable family ties. Sensing a threat to Vulcan, the members of Company 8 take up positions to keep him safe.

star 7.99
75 votes
The Secrets of Pyrokinesis

#14 - The Secrets of Pyrokinesis

Season 1 - Episode 18 - Aired Nov 23, 2019

Vulcan gets settled in at the 8th, while Captain Obi meets with Hibana, Konro, and Karim to exchange data on the White-Clad matter. Konro proposes that Shinra and Arthur be given combat training in Asakusa to improve their fighting skills.

star 7.97
71 votes
Shinra Kusakabe Enlists

#15 - Shinra Kusakabe Enlists

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jul 6, 2019

On his first day with Special Fire Force Company 8, Shinra Kusakabe, a third-generation pyrokinetic who is able to produces flames from his feet, meets his fellow company members and begins to fulfil his wish of becoming a hero.

star 7.93
160 votes
The Rookie Fire Soldier Games

#16 - The Rookie Fire Soldier Games

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jul 27, 2019

Shinra and Arthur compete in the Rookie Fire Soldier Games, a contest to test the abilities of each year's newest recruits. However, they are interrupted at the goal by the mysterious man who created explosions at their last fire scene.

star 7.88
133 votes
The Battle Begins

#17 - The Battle Begins

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Aug 10, 2019

While jogging, Shinra inadvertently disturbs Iris's purification rite, and sees that she is troubled. When Iris later turns up missing, the other members of Company 8 rally to Company 5's compound, to which Iris had secretly slipped away.

star 7.86
116 votes
The Blacksmith’s Dream

#18 - The Blacksmith’s Dream

Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired Nov 2, 2019

Viktor Licht is assigned to Company 8 as its forensic scientist, but he is viewed with suspicion, since the assignment came from Haijima. Obi sends Shinra, Arthur and Iris to speak to a man named Vulcan about joining the 8th as its engineer.

star 7.86
83 votes
The Hero and the Princess

#19 - The Hero and the Princess

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Aug 3, 2019

A call mistakenly comes in to Company 8 to rescue a dog out of a tree, to which Shinra and Arthur respond. However, when an Infernal suddenly appears at the district courthouse, the two must play catch-up to join the rest of the company.

star 7.77
117 votes
Formation of Special Fire Force Company 8 / The Mightiest Hikeshi

#20 - Formation of Special Fire Force Company 8 / The Mightiest Hikeshi

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Sep 21, 2019

While Company 8 searches for clues about the Evangelist, Hinawa recounts the tale of how the company originally came into existence. A lead prompts the crew to pay a visit to Company 7's jurisdiction in Asakusa, and its captain, Benimaru.

star 7.69
100 votes
The Heart of a Fire Soldier

#21 - The Heart of a Fire Soldier

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jul 13, 2019

Arthur Boyle, the self-professed "Knight King," arrives at Company 8, and immediately, there are tensions between him and Shinra. With the Rookie Games coming up, Hinawa wants to see what the two new recruits are really capable of.

star 7.68
139 votes
The Investigation of the 1st Commences

#22 - The Investigation of the 1st Commences

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Aug 24, 2019

The members of Company 5 and 8 get together for a cookout, ostensibly to celebrate a successful nighttime training exercise. Using the bylaws of the Special Fire Force, Obi gets Shinra and Arthur temporarily assigned to the 1st to investigate it.

star 7.68
107 votes
The Spark of Promise

#23 - The Spark of Promise

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Aug 17, 2019

Shinra confronts Hibana in an attempt to rescue Iris, and must once again deal with her ability to make his body shut down. The story of Hibana and Iris's youth as orphans, as well as Hibana's rise to prominence, is revealed.

star 7.55
113 votes
The Promise

#24 - The Promise

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Sep 14, 2019

A captains' conference is convened to allow the Special Fire Force to discuss the situation with the Evangelist and the White-Clad. Shinra once again has an encounter with Joker, in which startling information about Shinra's brother is revealed.

star 7.52
102 votes