The Best Episodes of Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic
Last Updated: Jun 7, 2019
In a strange faraway land lies the mysterious labyrinth called The Dungeon. A young boy, Aladdin, and his companion Alibaba, attempt to penetrate the secrets of The Dungeon and obtain the treasures rumored to be hidden there. Within The Dungeon, Aladdin meets many different people, and eventually discovers his destiny.
#1 - Welcome Home
Season 2 - Episode 25
As the magicians rescue the wounded in Magnostadt, Mu and the other Vessels from Reim also join the battle. In a last effort to destroy the medium, Sheherazade sacrifices herself to reinvigorate the weary King Vessels with the last of her magoi and all dungeon capturers join forces to attack it with all their might at once. However, the medium survives the blow, but Aladdin glimpses a small light inside the giant making it hesitate. Certain that it must somehow related to Titus and Mogamett, the Magi uses the Solomon's Wisdom to reach them, accompanied by Yamraiha who also wants to reunite with her foster father. The two find Mogamett being conforted by Titus' Rukh and the chancellor reveals his regret for all the troubles he caused and all the people that he forced to fall into depravity in order to create the medium. In the occasion, it is revealed that Yamraiha was kidnapped from the Royal Palace in Musta'sim when she was a child and raised by him, but she claims that she does not regret it at all and he will always be a father to her. Mogamett then decides to depart to the Great Flow of Rukh, after asking Aladdin to look for a way to redeem those who had fallen into depravity and return them to the White Rukh as well. As the medium collapses, Gyokuen rejoices as despite failing to bring forth Il Irah this time, the medium had weakened the boundaries between worlds, and another medium may bring its advent immediately once completed. Meanwhile at the great palace, Ugo greets Sheherazade and offers her a chance to reincarnate as a Magi but she allows Titus to do so in her place. The Kou Empire then turns their attention to the conquest of Magnostadt, but Sinbad declares that Sindria and its allies had joined forces with the Reim Empire and he will take custody of the country for the sake of its reconstruction. Kouen then decides to take Aladdin with him and have him fulfill his part of their deal, but their discussion is interrupted when Titus, now reincarnated as the new Magi of Reim appears before them, much to his friends' rejoice. Elsewhere, Judar and Hakuryuu, who were watching the entire battle from afar, gather all the Black Rukh dispersed from the medium and before leaving with him, Hakuryuu bids farewell to Aladdin and the others, claiming that to follow the path he chose, he must turn his back to them.
#2 - Time of Destruction
Season 2 - Episode 24
Even with the combined effort of Alibaba and Kouen, the medium's barrier was not destroyed and it closes the volcano to prevent them from replenishing their magoi. Soon after, the medium assumes a grotesque, humanoid-like form that drains the White Rukh from everything it touches. When the medium seriously hurts Kouen and Alibaba, Kouen's brothers combine their efforts to deal a sequence of powerful attacks at it, ultimately dropping it into the ocean, which backfires when it empowers itself by draining the Rukh from the sea. Back at the Kou palace, Gyokuen watches in awe the whole battle, reminiscing the time when she was one of Solomon's Magi at Alma Torran before betraying him. Exhausted by the continued battle, Aladdin and the others little can do to stop the medium as it starts pulling Il Irah from the heavens, when Sinbad appears to assist them, accompanied by Drakon, Yamraiha and the other King Vessels from the Alliance of the Seven Seas. Surprised with their sudden appearance, Aladdin is informed by Sinbad that they were previouly warned of the situation by Yunan and Morgiana, who also appear to join the battle against the medium as well.
#3 - A True Magi
Season 2 - Episode 19
Aladdin attempts to dissuade Mu with no success and then unlocks his Magi powers to assist the magicians against the Fanalis Corps. With most of his companions defeated, Mu decides to press forward using the powers of his Djinn Barbatos, accompanied only by his sister Myron and his subordinate Lo'lo', fighting with their household vessels. The three Fanalis then approach the second barrier but before they could take it down, Aladdin summons three sand giants to protect it. Having fully recovered his powers, the Magi fires a huge column of fire to dissuade the invaders and Alibaba, stationed at a ship, wonders if it was his friend's doing. Aladdin reaffirms his will to end the war without further casualties, and when Mu dares him to stop his forces without killing them, he dispels the giants into a huge sandslide that drags the Reim forces all the way back to the coast, giving time for Mogamett to restore the barriers. Aladdin then declares that should the invaders attempt to press forward again, he will just push them back as much times as needed, breaking the soldiers will to fight.
#4 - The Djinn Warriors
Season 2 - Episode 23
Aladdin asks for Kouen's help and to convince him, summons his, Alibaba and Kouha's Djinns altogether. The Djinns then confirm Aladdin's claim that should the corrupt god Il Irah not be stopped, it will drain all of the world's White Rukh and all life on it will be extinguished. However, Kouen is more interested in which other secrets Aladdin could be hiding from him and agrees to help with the condition of the young Magi answering all his questions afterwards. As Kouen calls for his other brothers and sisters, the huge medium keeps conjuring Dark Djinns that attack the population of Magnostadt, and little Sheherazade and the magicians can do to stop them. Aladdin and Alibaba, assisted by the Kou Empire's King Vessels appear to fight the monsters, but the medium is protected by a strong barrier and Aladdin and the others would surely be exhausted before breaking it. Kouen then equips the Djinn Agares that he uses to bring forth a volcano and uses its heat to empower his Djinn Astaroth, allowing him to keep attacking without rest, but only its power is not enough, and he drags Alibaba to help him. As Amon is also a fire Djinn, both use the lava to empower their vessels and by combining his Extreme Magic with Kouen's, Alibaba strikes at the medium's barrier.
#5 - His Name is Judal
Season 1 - Episode 10
The man presents himself as Judal, an oracle serving the Ko Empire who claims to have business with Abhmad. Ignoring Alibaba's protests, Abhmad reveals to Sinbad that by recommendation of his financial advisor Markkio, he relenquished all of Balbadd's trading rights to the Ko Empire, thus he is not in position to resume trading with Sindria. Back at the Fog Troupe's base, Sinbad announces to the people of the slums that negociations with Abhmad failed, but for some reason, Cassim and his companions are nowhere to be found. Judal appears before Sinbad and notices that the Rukh behaves strangely around Aladdin. Sinbad then reveals that it is beacuse Aladdin is a Magi just like him. Without any warning, Judal starts attacking Aladdin until Ugo appears to stop him. Judal strikes Aladdin with his ice spears and Ugo shields him with his own body. Aladdin tries to have the wounded Ugo return to the flute, but he refuses. Judal then impales Ugo with a huge ice spear but the Djinn makes use of his last strength to crush him with his hands.
#6 - Titus Alexius
Season 2 - Episode 13
One year after parting with his friends, Aladdin progresses with his studies and passes the final exam of the First Kodor with flying colors by creating a huge mirage with his powers.Aladdin's friends are sure that he will be awarded as the best student of the First Kodor, but they get astonished when another student, Titus Alexius from the Reim Empire, was chosen instead. While moving to his new room, Aladdin is approached by Titus who wants to befriend him as he recognizes him as a brilliant student as well, but when Aladdin gropes him to make sure that he is not a girl, Titus gets angry at him until Matal Mogamett, the Academy's chanceller appears before them. In the occasion, it is announced that Aladdin and Titus will have a fight to test their abilities and decide if they are worthy of having advanced classes. The battle between them is fierce until both mutually expose the jewels incrusted in their arms by accident, and Mogamett declares that both will be recommended by himself. However, when Aladdin tells Titus that he wishes to talk to him about the jewels, he is suddenly attacked by Titus and despite Mogamett's intervention, Aladdin is knocked uncounscious and Titus is put into solitary confinement. While Aladdin is yet to recover, Titus make contact with Sheherazade who instructs him to "keep with his mission", which according to her, is the only reason why he was born.
#7 - Reunion
Season 2 - Episode 20
Following Aladdin's declaration, Mu equips his Djinn and attempts to kill him and take over Magnostadt in one fell swoop, but Alibaba appears to stop the general, using Amon's power to dispel his Extreme Magic. Soon after, Sheherazade appoaches them and asks for a meeting in private with Aladdin, Alibaba and Titus at a neutral location. During the meeting, Aladdin asks for Sheherazade to end the war, claiming that destruction will befall the world should Mogamett be pushed to the limit, as the chanceller has possibly assembled a large quantity of Black Rukh and this could be used to repeat the same tragedy that befell Alma Toran, mankind's original world. Aladdin also reveals that this is Al-Thamen's ultimate objective and it must be prevented at all costs. After agreeing with a cease fire, Sheherazade reveals that her young body is a clone of her original, aging body just like Titus and allows him to spend the rest of his days with his friends, as her original body is almost perishing, and when that happens, all her clones will die as well. However, news of another invasion, this time from the Kou Empire reach them, and when Mogamett learns about it, he claims that from then on he will deal with all the invaders personally.
#8 - Declaration of War
Season 2 - Episode 17
Titus reveals that he is a clone of Sheherazade's created using a part of her body and infused with her Rukh to act as her proxy, and he only has a month until his body expires. Mogamett tries to calm him down when Sheherazade herself contacts the chancellor by possessing Titus' body and demands him to return the boy to her. In the occasion, she gives an ultimatum to Mogamett, claiming that eventually the only paths for Magnostadt are to be annexed by either Reim or the Kou Empire and urges him to surrender. Mogamett then breaks Titus and Sheherazade's connection to relieve him from her influence. After explaining the situation to Aladdin, Mogamett is inquired by him about his connection with Al-Thamen and reveals that he and his companions once allied with Ithnan and together, they developed the Dark Metal Vessels but severed ties with them after learning that they entrusted the vessels to non-magicians including Dunya. In the next day, the magicians decide to wage war against the Reim Empire to ensure their independence and while news of the war reach Sinbad and Kouha, Mu Alexius, one of Reim's three dungeon capturers and leader of the "Fanalis Corps" is entrusted with the task of conquer Magnostadt and bring Titus back. Mu and his forces then depart to Magnostadt, and Alibaba is seen aboard one of their ships, hoping to meet Aladdin there.
#9 - The Magicians Country
Season 2 - Episode 15
Aladdin and Titus rescue Marga and confront the other magicians to protect the civilians until Myers appears to stop them. Brought before Mogamett, Aladdin is forgiven by the chancellor who reveals that he knows his teacher is Yamraiha and that he took care over her for some time after she lost her parents. In the next day, it is announced that the students are now authorized to visit the 5th district after Titus expressed his desire to keep watching over Marga's health, but before that, Mogamett appears to give them a lesson about the reasons for the current status quo of Magnostadt. Using clarivoyance magic, Mogamett reveals his memories of the past, when Magnostadt was still the Musta'sim Kingdom, 70 years ago when he and other magicians were forced by the royalty to use their magic to exhuastion in order to improve the land, which led to the death of his wife. After years of effort to perfect their magic, Mogamett and his fellow magicians earned themselves a place in the royal court, which drew the envy of the other nobles. However, when an unknown disease appeared in the country, the magicians were blamed and pursued for it until they were drafted as soldiers against an invasion from the Partevia Empire. The invaders were repelled, but several magicians were killed during the battle including Mogamett's only daughter and when realizing how the royals and nobles had no consideration at all for all their efforts and sacrifices, Mogamett decided to rebel against them.
#10 - The Hidden Citizens
Season 2 - Episode 14
Recovering from his wounds, Aladdin finds Titus in his room, who questions him about his intentions. In the occasion, Titus reveals that he is a magician sent by Sheherazade to spy on Magnostadt, Aladdin reveals his identity as a Magi and they become friends. In the next day, Aladdin, Titus and Sphintus explore the other districts of the city but are informed that the 5th Authorization District is off limits to them until they receive the proper education. Curious about it, the trio infiltrates the 1st district and while investigating some documents, learns that the 5th district is the lair of those without an occupation, comprising two thirds of the entire city's population. While exploring the 5th district, Aladdin and the others find that its residents are being slowly drained of their Magoi when a small child collapses near them. While providing assistance to the child, who introduces herself as Marga, they learn that the citizens of the 5th district have their Magoi drained to provide energy for the magical tools used by citizens of higher levels, and Marga's heart condition is being worsened by it. Soon after, some magicians arrive to check on the citizens and when they find that Marga's Magoi is almost depleted, they throw her into a large pit to discard her, but as she falls, Aladdin and Titus jump down to rescue her.
#11 - What You Want to Protect
Season 2 - Episode 22
The Dark Djinns are temporarily repelled by Kouen's household, but another group of them start attacking the Reim fleet and Sheherazade along Mu and the Fanalis Corps make a stand for the rest of their forces to retreat. Meanwhile, Back in Magnostadt, Titus is sheltered inside his house, clinging to Marga, in despair not only because he has so little time left but is unsure about what he should do for the sake of all the people he befriended. Marga then encourages him to follow his beliefs to the end no matter the cost and the duo leave to meet Mogamett at the Magoi Furnace. Certain that the chancellor does not truly hate the non-magicians as he claims, Titus use the last of the Magoi inside his body to pull Mogamett out of the furnace, dying in the process. However, the Furnace does not stop working and keeps draining Mogamett's Magoi until killing him, becoming a huge mass of energy that opens a portal in the sky and a large, ominous creature start appearing through it. Empress Gyokuen and the members of Al Thamen rejoice with the fact, claiming that the entity in question is their god and it was their intent to summon it all this time. Aladdin recognizes the being as well, and reveals that it must be stopped no matter the cost.
#12 - The King's Candidate
Season 2 - Episode 21
Deep into the undergrounds of the 5th district, Mogamett takes control of a large mass of Black Rukh stored there after falling into depravity to deal with the invading forces, just as the Kou army, led by Kouha charges forward. Kouha's forces are repelled by three huge Dark Djinns summoned by Mogamett. Despite fully equipping his Djinn Leraje, Kouha fights to the exhuastion because the monsters keep regenerating and urges his forces to retreat, but the soldiers refuse to comply out of their loyalty to him. It is then revealed that Leraje had chose Kouha as its master because the members of his household come from outcasts and disgraced clans who were accepted by him with no prejudice at all, leading to their unyielding devotion to him. However, just as Kouha is about to be defeated, Alibaba, fully equipping Amon, appears to drive the Dark Djins away. When attacked by a bigger number of Dark Djinns, Alibaba decides to bring out his extreme magic to destroy them for good, but just before he could do it, the monsters are vanquished by the forces of Kouen, who appears to help his brother.
#13 - Smile
Season 1 - Episode 17
Aladdin briefly restores Alibaba's sword, allowing to dive deep into the Dark Djinn and meet Cassim in spirit, learn the reasons behind his friend's hatred and convince him to give up on his revenge. Cassim's body then returns to normal, but he dies by the effects of the transformation. After the weapon dealer takes Judar away and send him to his masters, the organization "Al-Thamen", his body is destroyed by Sinbad who had his metal vessels returned to him by the thieves who stole it. Aladdin's power also allows the people of Balbadd to have a short meeting with the spirits of their late friends and loved ones, including Alibaba, who meets his father and mother, along Cassim and his deceased sister one last time. With no reason left to fight, the rebellion is Balbadd is finally supressed.
#14 - Falling from Grace
Season 1 - Episode 24
The battle between Al-Thamen, and the Kingdom of Sindria is underway. The Eight Generals are countering Al-Thamen's assault. Dunya is in Full-body Dark Djinn Equip mode. As Isnan goads him into despising his own fate, Alibaba's soul begins to vacillate.
#15 - Wisdom of Solomon
Season 1 - Episode 16
Now transformed into a Dark Djinn, Kassim takes advantage of Alibaba's reluctance to kill him and breaks his sword. Sinbad tries to weaken Kassim until he is restrained by Judar, who joins the battle and takes control of Kassim. Fueled by all the Black Rukh created by the turmoil in Balbadd, Judar and Kassim overpower Alibaba, but just as they are about to kill him, Aladdin appears to stand in their way. Enveloped by a huge mass of untainted Rukh, Aladdin deflects Judar's attacks and asks for Alibaba's help to save Kassim.
#16 - Alibaba and Aladdin
Season 1 - Episode 25
The eight generals of Sindria defeat Apollonius, while Aladdin, Morgiana and Hakuryu try to save Alibaba from the Black Rukh. Isnan is defeated by Sinbad. Aladdin is saved by Alibaba with Cassim's help.
#17 - A New Emperor
Season 2 - Episode 12
The heirs of the Kou Empire's throne gather to mourn their deceased father and decide his successor. In the occasion, Hakuei reminisces how ruthless her brother Hakuryuu has become after obtaining Zagan and becoming a general as her, although his army is solely composed of monsters he subdued. There is little doubt that their older brother Kouen will be chosen as the new emperor. However, their mother and empress Gyokuen Ren is appointed as the next ruler instead by a will allegedly left by her late husband, and a divide is created among the royal court, although Gyokuen claims that she will eventually relenquish the throne to Kouen once their ambition to conquer the whole world has been fulfilled. After the meeting, Hakuryuu attempts to convince Hakuei to join him against their mother with no success and decides to confront her by himself in order to avenge his father and brothers who were betrayed by her. However, even with his new power Hakuryuu is defeated by her and Judar offers himself to assist with his revenge, should he "curses his fate".
#18 - Days of Training
Season 2 - Episode 8
Forced to perform magic only with his own magoi, Aladdin is assigned to the lowest ranking class at the Magnostadt Academy, the "sixth kodor" where he is put under a heavy routine of physical training under his teacher Myers, who reveals that he and the other sixt kodor students will have another test in two months and will be expelled from the academy if they fail. He also meets his roommate Sphintus, who looks down on him at first for being assigned to a lower ranked class but eventually befriends him upon seeing his hard work. Myers' harsh training continues for one month, as more and more people drop out the academy until only Aladdin and other four students remain. Myers then reveals that the purpose of her training was to strenghten their bodies so they could increase the ammount of magoi they can harness for their magic and the results of their hard work are shown when they discover that their magical power had greatly increased. After a month of solely magic classes, the time comes for Aladdin's exam and he passes with flying colors, reassigned directly from the sixth to the first kodor, the highest ranking class in the academy. Meanwhile, Alibaba finally reaches his destination, the Reim Empire.
#19 - Premonition of a Journey
Season 2 - Episode 1
Aladdin and his friends return to Sindria and are saluted by the people for conquering Zagan. During the festivities, Hakuryuu and Kougyoku hear that they were summoned back to the Kou Empire. It is also revealed that Dunya is resting at the palace, but refuses to talk to anyone beside Aladdin. By inspecting Dunya's dark metal vessel, Sinbad and his companions discover that it was crafted in Yamuraiha's home country, Magnostadt implying that said nation is somehow involved in Al-Thamen's plans. However, when Sinbad tries to inquire Dunya about it, the vessel fragment inside her body reacts, putting her life in danger. Aladdin manages to save her using Solomon's Wisdom but soon after, they learn that with her condition, she does not have much time left to live. Once reunited with Alibaba and Morgiana, Aladdin informs them that he will soon embark on a new journey by himself.
#20 - Remaining Life
Season 2 - Episode 16
Mogamett then reveals that after using their magic to gain the favor of most of the population, the magicians led by him incited a revolt that led to the downfall of the Musta'sim royalty and the establishment of Magnostadt. Impressed with Mogamett's speech, the students start opening up to his views except for Aladdin and Titus. Some time later, Mogamett asks Titus to take him to Marga in the 5th district where he allows the girl to live with him at the surface. Aladdin accompanies them as well and realizes that Mogamett does not view the non-magicians as humans anymore and fears that it will eventually lead everyone to ruin. Marga is then examined and Mogamett reveals that while she can't be cured of her condition, her life can be saved, much to Titus' relief. Meanwhile, Aladdin has classes with High Magician Irene Smirnoff, who displays her experiments with Black Rukh and confirms his suspicions that Magnostadt is somehow connected to Al-Thamen. Back at his home, Titus is informed by Sheherazade that his mission is accomplished and is ordered to return home, but he turns to Mogamett for help instead, as just like Marga, he does not have much time left to live.
#21 - Leam's Threat
Season 2 - Episode 18
The forces of Reim led by Mu arrive at Magnostadt and after Mogamett and his forces refuse to surrender, the Empire's soldiers charge forward. However, they are easily repelled by one of the three magical barriers surrounding the city and the magicians' counterattack. Meanwhile, Aladdin roams through the city looking for something that he claims it will bring death to everyone at the city if left unchecked. Back at the battlefield, the Reim forces break through the first barrier using explosives and press forward until the magicians deploy a powerful long range weapon that wipes out hundreds of enemy soldiers at once until Mu and the Fanalis Corps join the battle to protect them by blocking the weapon's shots with massive rocks and confront the Magnostadt forces directly. Perceiving that the magicians' weapon is draining the Magoi of the citizens of the 5th district to the death, Aladdin destroys the cables that power it before flying to the frontlines where Mu defeats Titus and urges him to accompany back home until the young Magi arrives and asks for their cooperation to end the war for everyone's sake.
#22 - Household of Flames
Season 1 - Episode 22
Judar breaks past Sindria's defenses and confronts Sinbad about his intentions of bringing Aladdin to his side. Judar also questions him about why despite there always had three Magi alive on each era and with the other two known to be still alive, a fourth Magi enlightened by the Wisdom of Solomon, Aladdin, has appeared. He also warns Sinbad that sending Aladdin and the others to Zagan by themselves was a mistake. Sinbad then realizes that there are members of Al-Thamen who infiltrated Zagan after them. Meanwhile, back in the Dungeon, Aladdin realizes that the creature that appears before them claiming to be Zagan is not him, but one of his creations. The monster confirms his suspicions and reveals that the real Zagan is sleeping deep inside the Dungeon Room and the party falls on a trap door that leads to its real body which intends to devour them. Desperate to save her companions, Morgiana succeeds to activate her Household Vessel and uses to rescue the others and destroy the monster, but she collapses soon after, as the effort drained almost all of her Magoi. Alibaba carries Morgiana to the Dungeon Room with the others to have Zagan heal her, but a trio of enemies sent by Al-Thamen appear in their way, with the intent to kill them.
#23 - Kassim's Answer
Season 1 - Episode 15
Instead of accepting Alibaba's solution, Cassim ignites a rebellion claiming that despite being removed from power, the monarchy still must be executed for their crimes against the people. Meanwhile, Aladdin's spirit is brought before Ugo, now reduced to just his head, who reveals to him that Alibaba and the others are in danger by the devices of those who intend to disrupt the natural flow of Rukh and cover the world in darkness. To fight them back Ugo sends Aladdin into a portal for him to be bestowed with the "Wisdom of Solomon" while bidding farewell to him, as according to Ugo, they will never meet again. Back at the palace, Alibaba confronts and defeats Cassim and the rest of the Fog Troupe, but instead of surrendering, Cassim stabs himself with his magic sword, drawing all the troupe's other swords to his body and transforming him into a huge black monster.
#24 - Battle Cry
Season 1 - Episode 23
Hakuryuu takes the villager girl and Morgiana to the treasure room for their own safety, leaving Aladdin and Alibaba to confront the three enemies, Ithnan, Dunya and her knight Isaac by themselves. Just like Cassim did once, Dunya impales herself with a Dark Metal Vessel and becomes a Dark Djinn to fight Aladdin, while Isaac crosses swords with Alibaba. The young Magi and his friend find themselves on a disadvantage at first, until they change their strategy and gain the upper hand. However, Ithnan has Dunya assume further control of her power, fully equipping her Dark Djinn, while Isaac is revealed to be an inorganic servant of hers capable of regeneration, modeled after the real Isaac who gave his life to protect hers when her country, Musta'sim, from which she was a princess was overthrown by the magicians of Magnostadt. Meanwhile in Sindria, Judar flees after declaring that with the barrier protecting the country now destroyed, an invading force from Al-Thamen is en route there to destroy it. As Hakuryuu returns to assist his friends against the enemy, Sinbad and his forces prepare to defend their country from the impending attack by Al-Thamen.
#25 - Departure
Season 2 - Episode 2
Aladdin reveals to Morgiana and Alibaba that he intends to depart alone to study magic in Magnostadt. As there are suspicions of Magnostadt's involvement with Al-Thamen, his friends attempt to dissuade him with no success. In the next day, Alibaba trains his Djinn Equip when Kougyoku appears to challenge him for a duel, but Sinbad steps in to duel with her instead and easily wins after unleashing the power of his Djinn Zepar. After the battle, Alibaba keeps company to Kougyoku as she recovers and they end up becoming friends while Sinbad agrees to join Hakuryuu against Al-Thamen when the time comes for him to challenge them. Dunya's condition worsens and she eventually dies beside Aladdin. After Dunya's funeral, both Hakuryuu and Kougyoku reveal that it is time for them to return to the Kou Empire while Aladdin still keeps his resolve to leave for Magnostadt.