The BEST Episodes of Made in Abyss

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Aug 28, 2019

The enormous cave system, known as the Abyss, is the only unexplored place in the world. Nobody knows how deep down goes this titanic pit, inhabited by strange and wondrous creatures and full of mysterious ancient relics which purpose in unknown to modern man. Generations of bold adventurers have been drawn by the cryptic depths of the Abyss. In course of time those bold enough to explore the dangerous pit came to be known as "Cave Raiders." In Oosu, the town at the edge of the Abyss, there lives a little orphan named Rico, who dreams of becoming as great a cave raider as her mother was and solving the great mystery of the pit. One day exploring the murky depths she stumbles upon a little boy, who turns out to be a robot...

The Challengers

#1 - The Challengers

Season 1 - Episode 13

Nanachi and Mitty's past is revealed. How did they become what they are and who is responsible for it? Meanwhile, Riko is on the mend after her injuries.

star 9.17
198 votes
Writers: Hideyuki Kurata, Masayuki Kojima
Poison and the Curse

#2 - Poison and the Curse

Season 1 - Episode 10

Reg and Riko run into trouble deep in the fourth layer where they meet an interesting creature, but is she friend of foe?

star 8.55
174 votes
Writers: Keigo Koyanagi, Masayuki Kojima
The True Nature of the Curse

#3 - The True Nature of the Curse

Season 1 - Episode 12

Nanachi shows Reg the truth about the Abyss. Meanwhile, Riko is still recovering from her injuries when she has a strange dream.

star 8.14
161 votes
Writers: Keigo Koyanagi, Masayuki Kojima
Survival Training

#4 - Survival Training

Season 1 - Episode 8

Ozen tasks Riko and Reg to survive alone outside the Seeker Camp. Do they come out alive and unscathed? Or does the Abyss have a dirty trick up its sleeve?

star 8.03
160 votes
Writers: Hideyuki Kurata, Masayuki Kojima
Nanachi

#5 - Nanachi

Season 1 - Episode 11

Nanachi sends Reg on a mission to find certain items that could possibly save Riko. Meanwhile, Nanachi reveals a little more about themself.

star 8.02
160 votes
Writers: Keigo Koyanagi, Shinya Īno, Takao Abo
The City of the Great Pit

#6 - The City of the Great Pit

Season 1 - Episode 1

While exploring the Abyss, Riko comes across something she has never seen before. How does this new discovery impact her?

star 8.00
226 votes
Writers: Hideyuki Kurata, Masayuki Kojima
The Unmovable Sovereign

#7 - The Unmovable Sovereign

Season 1 - Episode 7

Ozen reveals more about the Abyss as well as the truth behind Riko's origins. What will happen when Ozen shows her true colors?

star 7.84
164 votes
Writers: Hideyuki Kurata, Takao Abo
Incinerator

#8 - Incinerator

Season 1 - Episode 5

Riko and Reg descend into the Forest of Temptation. What new dangers will they find laying in wait for them there?

star 7.76
168 votes
Writers: Keigo Koyanagi, Masayuki Kojima
The Great Fault

#9 - The Great Fault

Season 1 - Episode 9

Reg and Riko continue their descent after they leave Ozen's Seeker Camp. Riko's mettle is tested as Reg passes out and she has to fend for herself.

star 7.76
161 votes
Writers: Hideyuki Kurata, Masayuki Kojima
Resurrection Festival

#10 - Resurrection Festival

Season 1 - Episode 2

Riko and Reg find out more about their past but the question still remains, who or what exactly is Reg?

star 7.75
187 votes
Writers: Hideyuki Kurata, Masayuki Kojima
Departure

#11 - Departure

Season 1 - Episode 3

Reg goes on his first cave raid! Meanwhile, Riko makes preparations to go into the abyss to find her mother.

star 7.74
177 votes
Writers: Hideyuki Kurata, Masayuki Kojima
Seeker Camp

#12 - Seeker Camp

Season 1 - Episode 6

Reg and Riko make it to the Seeker Camp where they meet Ozen the Immovable, the person who saved Riko all those years ago. But there is more to Ozen than meets the eye.

star 7.73
165 votes
Writers: Keigo Koyanagi, Takao Abo
The Edge of the Abyss

#13 - The Edge of the Abyss

Season 1 - Episode 4

Riko and Reg start their adventure into the Abyss, while there they run into an unexpected familiar face.

star 7.55
168 votes
Writers: Keigo Koyanagi, Shinya Īno