The BEST Episodes of Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Oct 29, 2019
Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir - In modern-day Paris, there's a teen junior high school girl named Marinette Dupain-Cheng and her classmate, Adrien. When evil arises, Marinette transforms into Ladybug while Adrien transforms into Cat Noir. However, neither know each other's secret identities. Together, they fight to protect Paris against the mysterious villain Hawk Moth.
#1 - Ladybug
Season 3 - Episode 19
Lila plants the answers to a test in Marinette's backpack, pretends to have been shoved down a flight of stairs, and claims she stole a necklace from her in order to turn Marinette's friends against her. Principal Damocles falls for her lies and expels Marinette from school. Hawk Moth senses the shock and despair of everyone who trusted her and turns Nathalie back into Catalyst, so he can assume his Scarlet Moth form and akumatize the entire school. Marinette nearly surrenders the Ladybug Miraculous under Scarlet Moth's orders, but Catalyst succumbs to exhaustion caused by the Peacock Miraculous, distracting Scarlet Moth and cancelling the procedure. Alya sets out to prove Marinette's innocence as Marinette is forced to work with her father in the bakery, while Gabriel forbids Nathalie from taking anymore action to protect her health. Nathalie goes behind Gabriel's back, forges a sentimonster in Ladybug's image, and attempts to trick Cat Noir, so she can get his Miraculous, but the real Ladybug shows up just in time. Together, she and Cat Noir resolve the false Ladybug on top of the Arc de Triomphe, but Hawk Moth intervenes and escapes with Mayura before they can unmask her. Afterwards, Adrien threatens Lila into proving Marinette's innocence, and Marinette is allowed to go back to school. But Lila still holds out on having revenge on Marinette in the future.
#2 - Kwamibuster
Season 3 - Episode 22
Mrs. Mendeleiev gets akumatized into Kwamibuster. She wants to capture Tikki and Plagg to prove to the world that these magic creatures are real. Ladybug and Cat Noir will have to protect their secret at all costs.
#3 - Christmaster
Season 3 - Episode 12
Marinette babysits Nino's younger brother Chris while he and Alya go to see a movie. When Chris finds a chest full of birthday gifts for Adrien, Marinette claims that she is secretly one of Santa Claus' helpers and that the chest contains Christmas gifts. Overwhelmed by the desire for Christmas to come early, Chris is akumatized into "Christmaster", a villain who controls an army of toys and seeks Santa Claus. Ladybug and Cat Noir are forced to team up with Santa in order to defeat him. Afterwards, Marinette admits that the chest contains gifts for a boy, much to Chris' disgust.
#4 - Party Crasher
Season 3 - Episode 15
After Adrien tells his friend Wayhem he's not allowed to have friends over, Wayhem discovers an impromptu party at the Agrestes that makes him jealous.
#5 - Desperada
Season 3 - Episode 18
Marinette and her friends hang out at the Couffaine residence to listen to them play. Jagged Stone approaches them and explains that he is looking for a new guitarist after he fired his old guitarist Vivica. Suddenly, they are attacked by Vivica, who has been akumatized into "Desperada" and can capture victims in her guitar case with her magic trumpet. The group scatters and Ladybug fights Desperada, but is forced to retreat. Lucky Charm directs her to Master Fu, where she takes the Snake Miraculous and gives it to Adrien. Adrien decides to forego his role as Cat Noir in order to woo Ladybug directly and transforms into the snake superhero "Aspik", but after so many "second chances", his role ends up getting Ladybug hit by Desperada's power over and over again in so many ways. Realizing the error in his role, Adrien suggests to Ladybug that Luka should wield the Snake Miraculous instead. This allows Adrien to go back to being Cat Noir in which he's comfortable in. Luka transforms into the snake superhero "Viperion", and with a couple more "second chances", Ladybug, Cat Noir and Viperion are able to defeat Desperada. Afterwards, Jagged apologizes to Vivica and rehires her.
#6 - Mayura (Heroes' Day - Part 2)
Season 2 - Episode 25
Hawk Moth puts his terrible plan into action by reakumatizing many of his previous villains with the help of Catalyst. Will Ladybug and her team of super heroes succeed to defeat Hawk Moth and his extraordinary army?
#7 - Startrain
Season 3 - Episode 20
Marinette's class is having a field trip to London, but Marinette believes she cannot attend since doing so would leave Paris vulnerable to Hawk Moth. Master Fu gives her the Horse Miraculous, which grants the power of teleportation, so she can enjoy herself and be able to return to Paris in case of an emergency. Max's mother, a train conductor who directs the Startrain, dreams of being an astronaut and has taken an exam to begin training. However, a rogue akuma gets aboard the train to London in Sabrina's big suitcase after a botched attempt to akumatize Officer Roger. When Max's mother succumbs to nerves waiting for confirmation about whether she passed, the akuma infects her and turns her into "Startrain" itself, and she drives the train into outer space. Since the akuma is outside of Hawk Moth's range of influence, Gabriel is forced to rely on the heroes to rescue Adrien. Ladybug gives Max the Horse Miraculous, turning him into the superhero "Pegasus". With his aid, the heroes teleport the train back to Earth, so Ladybug can safely purify the akuma. Afterwards, Max's mother gets the e-mail confirming she passed her exam, much to her delight.
#8 - Timetagger
Season 3 - Episode 13
Right after defeating Mr. Pigeon again, Ladybug and Cat Noir are attacked by "Timetagger", a supervillain rapper who has come from the future to seize their Miraculouses and is able to change history by sending people to the past. The two are forced to retreat due to their Miraculouses timing out, and take cover at the museum to recharge. There, they encounter Alix, who reveals that her family watch has suddenly delivered a message asking them to destroy a certain statue in the museum. Cat Noir does so, revealing a future version of Alix who wields the Rabbit Miraculous as the superheroine "Bunnyx". The three heroes work together to defeat Timetagger, who is revealed to be the future Chris Lahiffe. During the fight, Gabriel learned that he'll eventually lose possession of the Butterfly Miraculous and will be succeeded by someone else as Hawk Moth.
#9 - Ikari Gozen
Season 3 - Episode 17
Kagami and Marinette are stuck together in Paris for Friendship Day game to find a hidden celebrity—Adrien with two weather girls. Marinette, who was greatly opposed to this, discovers Kagami is actually lonely and really wants to know her. Her blind mother, Tomoe, phone calls and is displeased that Kagami took part in the game without her consent as Marinette tries to calm her down with Kagami's phone, and Hawk Moth evilizes Tomoe and her car into "Ikari Gozen", a centaur with a lance; she grabs and traps Kagami in her giant armor body. Wanting to save her new friend, Ladybug's Lucky Charm leads her to Master Fu, who loans her the Dragon Miraculous. The kwami Longg appears to Kagami inside Ikari Gozen's belly and she transforms into the dragon superheroine "Ryuko". Ryuko challenges Ikari Gozen to single combat, revealing her secret identity in the process, but is driven back. Working together, Ladybug, Ryuko and Cat Noir defeat Ikari Gozen. Regardless of the fact that Hawk Moth already knows her identity, Ladybug teaches Kagami not to be modest. The two girls go to have juice together even though they lost the game.
#10 - Silencer
Season 3 - Episode 6
Ladybug and Cat Noir challenge Luka, who is akumatized into Silencer. Ready to make your voice heard?
#11 - Style Queen (Queen's Battle - Part 1)
Season 2 - Episode 21
After being humiliated by Gabriel, Chloé's mother Audrey is akumatized into Style Queen, a yellow-flashy supervillain armed with a scepter, and attacks Adrien. Chloé is given the Bee Miraculous, with the command of Pollen the kwami, and transforms into the bee-themed superheroine, Queen Bee.
#12 - Oblivio
Season 3 - Episode 7
Ladybug and Cat Noir have lost their memory and a mysterious villain is prowling around Paris. Will our amnesiac heroes manage to defeat Oblivio and turn him into just a bad memory?
#13 - Catalyst (Heroes' Day - Part 1)
Season 2 - Episode 24
It's the Day of Heroes in Paris and everyone must prepare a good action for others. Bogged by her activities as Ladybug, Marinette did not have time to prepare hers. For fear of disappointing her friends by announcing that she has not prepared anything, Marinette lies to them and finds herself quickly overcome by her own lie. Her nightmare is just beginning... Hawk Moth has akumatized his assistant Nathalie into Catalyst, a supervillain that will allow him to put into action the plan he's been concocting for a long time, that will finally make it possible to defeat Ladybug and Cat Noir.
#14 - Reflekdoll
Season 3 - Episode 9
Luka convinces Juleka to offer herself as a model for some new clothes Marinette created, and Alya takes advantage of the situation to invite Adrien to help out, so he can bond with Marinette. Juleka gets a severe case of nerves, and Alya decides to switch to having Marinette and Adrien model the clothes. The two take off their Miraculouses and head to a park for their photo shoot, leaving Juleka to stew in her self-loathing. Hawk Moth corrupts her back into Reflekta, and Mayura further corrupts her frustration into a sentimonster called "Reflekdoll", a giant mech that can shoot lasers that turn its victims into copies of Reflekta. Marinette and Adrien recover each other's Miraculouses and transform into "Lady Noir" and "Mister Bug", and, despite having their roles switch through comedy and error, they manage to defeat Reflekta and Reflekdoll. After returning each other's Miraculouses, Marinette and Adrien let Juleka model Marinette's outfits, much to her delight.
#15 - Feast
Season 3 - Episode 21
There is a new exhibit in the museum. As Alya digs deeper to find out about the Miraculouses, she sees that the symbol that is with every past Miraculous holder- that Marinette recognizes as the symbol on the Miracle Box- is also on the new exhibit. Master Fu recognizes the new exhibit as a sentimonster he accidentally created in the past which destroyed the Order of the Guardians. Worried that the sentimonster will also hurt Marinette and Adrien, Master Fu takes away their Miraculouses. Meanwhile, Mayura brings the sentimonster to life and Hawk Moth akumatizes it, increasing its proportion into "Feast". As Master Fu tries to ride on his bike away from the monster, Marinette and Adrien put on humorous costumes, proclaiming themselves "heroes" in disguise and try to get to the monster in their civilian forms on their bikes as well. Master Fu realizes his mistake in taking the Miraculouses and gives them back as he is cornered and loses his bike in the progress. Ladybug and Cat Noir defeat the monster, restoring the temple and resurrecting the monks of the Order. Now that Hawk Moth knows who the Guardian is, Master Fu leaves town, but only after letting Marinette know that she will be the next Guardian.
#16 - The Dark Owl
Season 2 - Episode 8
After school principal Damocles is akumatized into Dark Owl, he traps Ladybug and Cat Noir in a warehouse and tries to uncover their true identities.
#17 - Félix
Season 3 - Episode 24
When Félix, Adrien's cousin, visits Paris and sows discord between Adrien and his friends, Alya, Rose and Juleka get akumatized into the Trio of Punishers. Can Ladybug and Cat Noir stop the three villains and reason with Félix?
#18 - Frozer
Season 2 - Episode 20
A figure skating trainer named Philippe gets akumatized into Frozer; armed with evil ice skates, he wants to turn Paris into a kingdom of ice.
#19 - Gamer 2.0
Season 3 - Episode 14
Marinette is overwhelmed with stress by creating Jagged t-shirts for her friends, leading her to swear off video games until she finishes on her work. This forces her to turn down a request from her parents to play with them. Meanwhile, Max wants to find someone to test a new game he created, but all of his friends are busy. Depressed, Max falls victim to Hawk Moth and is once again corrupted into Gamer 2.0. He abducts the citizens of Paris and forces Ladybug and Cat Noir into a fighting game tournament with former akumatized villains as the playable characters. Ladybug gives in after Cat Noir advises her to "have fun" after realizing what stress has done to herself. After defeating him, Marinette takes Max to her parents so they can playtest his game, to the delight of them all.
#20 - Queen Wasp (Queen's Battle - Part 2)
Season 2 - Episode 22
After transforming into Queen Bee to try and impress her mother, Chloé gets akumatized into Queen Wasp. Will Ladybug and Cat Noir manage to stop this superhero turned supervillain?
#21 - Miraculer
Season 3 - Episode 11
After defeating an unseen villain called "Destroyer" alongside Rena Rouge and Carapace, Cat Noir tells Ladybug that she has to tell Chloé that her time as Queen Bee has passed since everyone knows about her being the superheroine, including Hawk Moth. Meanwhile, Hawk Moth wants Chloé to lose her trust in Ladybug to make her join him and decides that Lila can help. After Gabriel told her that Chloé is Adrien's childhood friend, Lila lies to Chloé that she has to do a special dance, so Ladybug can come and recruit her. When Ladybug is about to tell Chloé the bad news, she is distracted by a sentimonster created by Mayura. After Ladybug doesn't show up despite the "dance" Lila told her, Chloé, now aware that Lila lied to her, gets so infuriated that she is vulnerable to akumatization and even refuses to dress up as superheroes with Sabrina, hurting her friend. Hawk Moth sends the akuma to Chloé, but she resists the akumatization and the akuma goes to Sabrina who becomes "Miraculer", a villain capable of stealing the heroes' powers. After Ladybug and Cat Noir defeat the sentimonster, Miraculer steals their powers, forcing them to get help from their allies, including Chloé. When Cat Noir is about to give Chloé the Bee Miraculous, it is stolen by Mayura who the heroes meet for first time. After retrieving the Miraculous, Queen Bee goes after Mayura, but she escapes. After defeating Miraculer, Ladybug finally tells Chloé that she can't be Queen Bee anymore for the safety of hers and her loved ones. However, Chloé begins to slowly lose faith in Ladybug. Despite the failure, Hawk Moth is still determined to make Chloé join him.
#22 - Syren
Season 2 - Episode 14
When her crush, Kim, goes on a movie date with someone else, talented swimmer Ondine gets akumatized into Syren, who tries to submerge Paris.
#23 - Volpina
Season 1 - Episode 26
Adrien discovers a book in his father's safe with pictures of the different Miraculous heroes and steals it to learn more. Later, a new student named Lila arrives who claims to be good friends with Ladybug in order to wow Adrien. Jealous and upset by Lila's lies, Marinette begins to tail her, during which time she watches Lila steal the Miraculous book from Adrien. Tikki notices the cover design and insists upon taking the book for further study. Lila then tells Adrien that she is descended from the Miraculous holder Volpina, prompting Marinette to transform into Ladybug and call Lila on her lies in front of Adrien. Embarrassed, Lila runs off and becomes influenced by Hawk Moth, who transforms her into "Volpina", a superhero with the power to create illusions, with the hope that she can gain Ladybug and Cat Noir's trust and betray them. The plan fails, though Hawk Moth is not concerned, proclaiming that his "big day" is at hand. Afterwards, Tikki's suspicions about the book are confirmed: it is the long-lost book of lore that contains coded secrets about the Miraculouses. She then brings Marinette to meet the Great Guardian, Master Fu.
#25 - Weredad
Season 3 - Episode 2
When Chat Noir seems to understand that Marinette is Ladybug, Marinette panics and makes him believe that she is in love with him to divert his attention. But her parents attend her declaration, and Tom, absolutely delighted, decides to invite Chat Noir for lunch at the Dupain-Cheng's. But when the superhero confesses to them that he is not in love with Marinette, Tom is heartbroken and is akumatized by Hawk Moth. Now Weredad, a huge monstrous man-guard dog, he locks up Marinette in a jail of brambles to protect her from the outside world and heartbreaks. Separated from Tikki, Marinette can not transform! Will Chat Noir manage to make Weredad listen to reason? And will Marinette find Tikki in time to stop her father?