The Best Episodes of Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha

Wing to the Sky

#1 - Wing to the Sky 9.00

Season 3 - Episode 1

Subaru Nakajima and Teana Lanster are taking a test to increase their rank from C to B. During the test, Nanoha, Fate, Hayate, and Rein observe their progress. Near the end of the test, Teana injures her ankle, but Subaru has a plan to complete the test in time.

The Third Mage!?

#2 - The Third Mage!? 8.80

Season 1 - Episode 7

Fate's mother, the real villain, is revealed just as the Time-Space Administration Bureau arrives.

There's A Really Big Crisis?

#3 - There's A Really Big Crisis? 8.80

Season 1 - Episode 8

Nanoha joins with the Time-Space Administration Bureau. Yūno reveals his human form to Nanoha.

The Decisive Battle Above the Ocean!

#4 - The Decisive Battle Above the Ocean! 8.80

Season 1 - Episode 9

Nanoha ignores orders and tries to help Fate.

Feelings That Can't Be Understood

#5 - Feelings That Can't Be Understood 8.71

Season 1 - Episode 6

Arisa suspects that Nanoha is hiding something.

This is a Town of Hot Water, and the Ocean's Roar Hot Springs!

#6 - This is a Town of Hot Water, and the Ocean's Roar Hot Springs! 8.67

Season 1 - Episode 5

Fate and her familiar Arf challenge Nanoha at a hot spring.

Gathering of Troops

#7 - Gathering of Troops 8.67

Season 3 - Episode 3

Hayate's dream of this new unit has finally been realized and the training begins for the new recruits. New characters are introduced which gives insight to the new villan's plot of the Lost Logia named Relic.

The Beginning Comes Suddenly

#8 - The Beginning Comes Suddenly 8.67

Season 2 - Episode 1

Nanoha is ambushed by Vita for her Linker Core.

Christmas Eve

#9 - Christmas Eve 8.67

Season 2 - Episode 9

While Chrono researches Graham, the masked man- well, two of him- complete the Book of Darkness at great cost and frame Nanoha and Fate for the crime.


#10 - Progress 8.67

Season 3 - Episode 6

Stars and Lightning undergo further training, intended to enchance their strengths and skills. Meanwhile, Hayate requests the aid of Major Genya Nakajima's 108th Ground Forces Battalion to assist Mobile Division 6 in investigating smuggling routes. Fate and Shari discover that a Doctor Jail Scaglietti is implanting Jewel Seeds into the Type-3 gadgets.

Two People's Wishes

#11 - Two People's Wishes 8.67

Season 3 - Episode 8

Following an averted friendly-fire incident at the Hotel Augusta, Teana throws herself into intensive training. Subaru joins her, and they devise a dangerous strategy for their next combat exercise with Nanoha. Has Nanoha taught them well enough to avoid hurting themselves at all costs?


#12 - Destiny 8.67

Season 2 - Episode 10

Hayate is engulfed by the Book's power. Chrono confronts Graham on the past and gets a new weapon.

The Important Thing

#13 - The Important Thing 8.67

Season 3 - Episode 9

Teana wakes up in the infirmary many hours after being on the receiving end of Nanoha's attack. She and the other young recruits learn about Nanoha's past and how she almost died several years ago on a mission due to having overextended herself, causing Teana to understand Nanoha's training methods.

Stand By. Ready.

#14 - Stand By. Ready. 8.67

Season 2 - Episode 13

Although the danger is averted, the threat to Hayate's life remains. In view of this, Reinforce makes a fateful choice.

Riot Force 6

#15 - Riot Force 6 8.50

Season 3 - Episode 2

Subaru and Teana are informed that they have failed their promotion exam, but are given another chance by Nanoha and Reinforce to take the exam again in a week. In the meantime, they are told about the Sixth Mobile Division, which is a special division about to be formed and led by Nanoha, Fate, and Hayate. Erio and Caro make an appearance and meet for the first time.

Wings, Again

#16 - Wings, Again 8.33

Season 3 - Episode 18

After all the TSA Land Headquarters, including Sixth Mobile Division, is completely defeated by Jail Scaglietti. Many of officers are injured. Vivio and Ginga were captured. Sixth Mobile Division is now unable to be the HQ anymore. Hayate decides to move all the units on to Arthra. It is also revealed that Nakajima family had adopted Ginga and Subaru a long time ago since they still were an experimental Cyborg Type-0 (Initial model of Numbers). Although they still needed the maintenance treatment like the other cyborgs until now, they were still treated kindly as normal girls.

Riot Force 6's Day Off (Second Part)

#17 - Riot Force 6's Day Off (Second Part) 8.33

Season 3 - Episode 11

Nanoha, Fate, Shamal, Teana, and Subaru come to aid Caro and Eriol. Eriol, Caro, Teana, and Subaru go down the sewer to investigate. They meet up with Subaru's sister, Ginga, but things take a turn or the worse.

Hotel Agusta

#18 - Hotel Agusta 8.33

Season 3 - Episode 7

The Sixth Mobile Division monitors, and provides security for, the Hotel Augusta, where works of art, including lost logia, are up for auction. Teams Stars and Lightning face gadget drones, and another summoner who has ties to Dr. Scaglietti.

Sisters & Daughters

#19 - Sisters & Daughters 8.33

Season 3 - Episode 15

The episode explores the lives of the characters as they go about a normal day, training, etc. The episode also gives some insight into the Numbers.

It Was a Small Wish (Part Two)

#20 - It Was a Small Wish (Part Two) 8.33

Season 2 - Episode 6

Hayate's love has given the Wolkenritter emotion, and though she says not to hurt anyone, they ignore this in order to protect her.

Reason of Life

#21 - Reason of Life 8.33

Season 3 - Episode 13

Explained how Agito joined Lutecia and the reason why Hayate created Mobile Section Six.

Mothers & Children

#22 - Mothers & Children 8.33

Season 3 - Episode 14

The main point is that Nanoha and Fate have adopted Vivio, the girl with the Relic as their child.

Call My Name

#23 - Call My Name 8.17

Season 1 - Episode 13

Nanoha and Yūno say their farewells to the TSAB and they both head home.

That Day, Riot Force 6 (First Part)

#24 - That Day, Riot Force 6 (First Part) 8.00

Season 3 - Episode 16

Sixth Mobile Division is on a mission to protect the TSA Public Press Conference. The commanders, including Nanoha, Fate, Hayate, and Signum are inside without their devices, which they entrust to the forwards. Meanwhile, Jail Scaglietti and his Numbers, also Lutecia and Zest, are working on their plan.

Everybody's Seperate Heart-felt Vows

#25 - Everybody's Seperate Heart-felt Vows 8.00

Season 1 - Episode 10

Arf is thrown out by Precia and joins Nanoha. Nanoha visits her friends and family, and sorts everything out.