The BEST Episodes of WorldEnd: What are you doing at the end of the world? Are you busy? Will you save us?

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: May 9, 2021

Network: AT-X

500 years have passed since the humans went extinct at the hands of 'Beasts'. The surviving races now make their homes up on floating islands, out of reach of most Beasts. Only a small group of young girls, can wield the ancient weapons needed to fend off invasions from these creatures. Into the girls’ fleeting lives, enters a young man named Willem who lost everything in his final battle 500 years ago, the last living human awakened from an icy slumber. He takes refuge on the floating islands, living in fear of the Beasts below. One day, he is tasked with being a weapon storehouse caretaker. But he soon realizes that these weapons are actually young Leprechauns who have no regard for their own lives. Among them is Chtholly. Willem becomes something of a father figure for the young Leprechauns, supporting them in any way he can. He, who once fought so bravely on the frontlines, can now only hope that the ones being sent to battle return safely from the ones who destroyed his kind.

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No News Was Good News

#1 - No News Was Good News

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired May 16, 2017

Chtholly regretfully goes back to the Fairy warehouse without Willem, while he meets with some surprisingly older acquaintances. Souwong, cursed to live eternally, explains how the world Willem now lives in came to be and what his plan for the future entails. However, reminiscing with his former companion is not on Willem's mind... "Right now, I just want to hurry up and get back to them."

star 8.20
46 votes
Writers: Hiroki Ikeshita, Junichi Wada, Mariko Mochizuki
Evidence of Existence

#2 - Evidence of Existence

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Jun 20, 2017

The situation on the surface heats up as a massive cave is found beneath Gomag City, and lying there is something very unexpected.

star 8.13
40 votes
Writers: Akira Kareno, Hiroki Ikeshita

#3 - Chtholly

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Jun 27, 2017

A desperate battle unfolds upon the Saxifraga as it tries to escape the attack of timere. Chtholly, clinging to the last pieces of emotions she still possesses, decides to fight.

star 8.07
44 votes
Directors: Junichi Wada
Writers: Akira Kareno, Junichi Wada
Starry Road to Tomorrow

#4 - Starry Road to Tomorrow

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Apr 25, 2017

Explaining the relationship between the Fairy and the Holy Sword, Willem shows Chtholly a different way to use Seniorious in battle. However, he soon collapses to the ground due to the poor state his body is in... "Trying to find a way for you to avoid opening the Fairy Gate and dying."

star 7.94
49 votes
Writers: Junichi Wada, Shingo Nagai
My Happiness

#5 - My Happiness

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Jun 13, 2017

Chtholly helps out around the base as his secretary and gains the adulation of everyone there. Willem, on the other hand, starts having doubts about some unanswered questions after meeting Nopht and Rhantolk.

star 7.89
38 votes
Writers: Takefumi Anzai, Toshizō Nemoto
Slight Light, Slight Hope

#6 - Slight Light, Slight Hope

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired May 30, 2017

Willem is called to the floating island 49 base, and ordered to select a Fairy soldier to send to the surface in aid to the salvage operation. However, he decides he is done waiting for others to come home and he will accompany her on that mission. "I was ordered to send a Fairy soldier to the surface."

star 7.83
36 votes
Writers: Hidekazu Satō, Takeshi Nishino, Toshizō Nemoto
Dice in Pot

#7 - Dice in Pot

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired May 2, 2017

Willem is distracted and distraught as the girls are off to battle. Due to a dream one of the girls has, he is required to visit Corna di Luce so she can be examined. "Are you worried about Chtholly and the rest? Half a month has passed without any word."

star 7.78
45 votes
Writers: Takefumi Anzai, Toshizō Nemoto
Late Autumn Night's Dream

#8 - Late Autumn Night's Dream

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Apr 18, 2017

Willem learns that Chtholly and the others are Fairies and the weapons used in the battle against the Beasts. In recognizing the enormous fate resting on these young girls' shoulders who disregard their own lives, he remembers his past. Chtholly asks Willem to listen to her final request. "If I were going to die in five days, would you be a little nicer to me?"

star 7.69
49 votes
Writers: Kenji Yasuda, Mariko Mochizuki
Moonlit Sorcery

#9 - Moonlit Sorcery

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Jun 6, 2017

Things continue to get worse for Chtholly, who bravely decides to live in the moment. Meanwhile, the rescue operation to the surface finally begins.

star 7.61
38 votes
Writers: Hidekazu Satō, Kazuya Miura, Shingo Nagai
Home, Sweet Home

#10 - Home, Sweet Home

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired May 23, 2017

Grick meets Nopht and Rhantolk, two Fairy soldiers charged with guarding the salvage expedition to the surface. Rhantolk ponders the meaning of her existence with regards to the presence of the Beasts. "I already consider you my kids, more or less."

star 7.58
40 votes
Writers: Shingo Nagai, Yasuo Iwamoto
From Dawn Till Dusk

#11 - From Dawn Till Dusk

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired May 9, 2017

The battle rages on Island-15 when an unknown Beast suddenly emerges. Despite the retreat order being given, Chtholly charges at the monster but is taken aback when the voice of a young girl echoes in her mind... "I'll be waiting, so you had better come back."

star 7.53
38 votes
Writers: Mariko Mochizuki, Tsutomu Yabuki
Broken Chronograph

#12 - Broken Chronograph

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Apr 11, 2017

In the streets of the floating island city, a young girl is chasing a cat. Chtholly suddenly falls off a roof but is saved by the last surviving human, a man named Willem. She asks him to guide her to a place she wants to see. "Yeah. I've gotten my wish, along with some good memories. I can go without regrets now."

star 7.41
54 votes
Writers: Akira Kareno, Junichi Wada