The BEST Episodes of Yu-Gi-Oh! VRAINS

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jan 14, 2021

Network: TV Tokyo

In Den City, SOL Technologies created a VR space called "LINK VRAINS" where duelists can use avatars to duel. Yusaku Fujiki, also known as Playmaker, is a first year high school student who fights the Knights of Hanoi, a group of hackers, as he tries to find out the truth about the past. The Knights of Hanoi as well as SOL Technologies are seeking a mysterious AI program that Yusaku manages to capture.

Promise With Each Other

#1 - Promise With Each Other

Season 2 - Episode 47 - Aired Mar 13, 2019

Knowing the ins and outs of Playmaker's Deck, Kolter launches a relentless assault against him and does all he can in order to protect Jin. On the other hand, Playmaker just can't attack, and gets driven into a corner. Kolter then starts talking about the promise the two of them made in the past.

star 10.00
3 votes
Connected World

#2 - Connected World

Season 3 - Episode 18 - Aired Sep 25, 2019

star 10.00
5 votes
Broken Self

#3 - Broken Self

Season 3 - Episode 17 - Aired Sep 18, 2019

Having learned about Ai's sorrow, Playmaker tries to persuade him to stop the fight. However, Ai is determined and won't back down. Then, Ai makes a proposal to Playmaker.

star 9.60
5 votes
The AI Crosses the Line

#4 - The AI Crosses the Line

Season 2 - Episode 52 - Aired Apr 17, 2019

Lightning uses Jin as a hostage to rattle Varis. However, Bohman, who is very disappointed in Lightning's actions, decides to step in. Now that his stratagem has failed, Lightning reveals a shocking truth about Dr. Kiyoshi Kogami to Varis, who's covered in wounds... Their fierce Duel finally reaches its conclusion!!

star 9.50
4 votes
Complete Combustion

#5 - Complete Combustion

Season 3 - Episode 14 - Aired Aug 28, 2019

As their battle rages on, Varis is disappointed to see that Soulburner still has doubts in his heart. Enraged by this, Soulburner decides to cast aside the trauma caused by the Lost Incident, and the sadness he felt after losing Flame... With all his doubts gone, Soulburner summons a mighty conflagration to his right hand.

star 9.25
4 votes
Light Blade that Slices Despair

#6 - Light Blade that Slices Despair

Season 2 - Episode 27 - Aired Oct 17, 2018

During his Duel with Playmaker, Bohman activates Storm Access and obtains a new "Hydradrive". Playmaker is then inflicted with heavy damage. Ai then tells Playmaker that he has prepared something in advance just in case. In order to turn things around, Playmaker bets everything on Ai's "secret weapon"!

star 9.20
5 votes
Parallel Paths

#7 - Parallel Paths

Season 3 - Episode 15 - Aired Sep 4, 2019

After finding out where Ai is, Yusaku heads to an island located in the outskirts of Den City by himself. There, Ai has already started making copies of himself using the SOLtiS he acquired from SOL Technologies, and he reveals his motive for attacking humans, as well as all the thoughts he's been keeping to himself. And now, with the future of the world on the line, Yusaku and Ai begin their first and final battle.

star 9.20
5 votes
Reckless Proposal

#8 - Reckless Proposal

Season 3 - Episode 16 - Aired Sep 11, 2019

After dodging several attacks by the skin of his teeth, Playmaker finds an opening and attempts to strike back at Ai. However, Ai knows Playmaker inside and out, and can predict everything he will do. Then, Ai unites his feelings for all the Ignis, and brings about the advent of the ultimate Cyberse.

star 9.20
5 votes
Ultimate Ordeal

#9 - Ultimate Ordeal

Season 2 - Episode 46 - Aired Mar 6, 2019

Before Yusaku Fujiki's avatar Playmaker, Kal Kolter, an ally who has been with him through thick and thin, now stands as an enemy. Having been forced to fight since his brother Jin is taken hostage by the Ignis Lightning, Kal challenges Playmaker to a Duel.

star 9.00
4 votes
Clashing Wills

#10 - Clashing Wills

Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired Jul 24, 2019

Akira and Blue Maiden work together to break through Ai's battle formation, but Ai then Summons a new trump card and drives the two of them into a corner again. Despite Ai's intensifying attacks against them, the Zaizen siblings' strong bond manages to Summon forth a new ace monster.

star 9.00
3 votes
Entrusted Wishes

#11 - Entrusted Wishes

Season 2 - Episode 56 - Aired May 15, 2019

Ai enters Bohman's program and discovers the five Ignises that were absorbed into the Neuron Link. After escaping from Bohman's program, Ai entrusts his, as well as the other Ignises', final hopes and wishes to Playmaker. And now, the battle between Bohman and Playmaker enters its final phase!

star 9.00
3 votes
Where It All Began

#12 - Where It All Began

Season 3 - Episode 13 - Aired Aug 21, 2019

Varis appears before Soulburner, who has obtained some data about Ai. In order to finish the battle with the Ignis once and for all, Revolver attempts to take the data. With their previous Duel never resolved, the second showdown between Soulburner and Revolver begins, with the data about Ai on the line.

star 9.00
4 votes
An Extreme Duel

#13 - An Extreme Duel

Season 1 - Episode 45 - Aired Mar 28, 2018

star 8.83
6 votes
Prisoners of Destiny

#14 - Prisoners of Destiny

Season 1 - Episode 44 - Aired Mar 21, 2018

Having learned the truth hidden by the Ignis and the truth behind the Lost Incident, Playmaker tries to persuade Revolver to stop the Tower of Hanoi. Unfortunately, his words fail to convince Revolver. Having been driven into a corner, Playmaker entrusts all his hopes to his new ace monster!

star 8.80
5 votes
Roboppi's Dream

#15 - Roboppi's Dream

Season 3 - Episode 12 - Aired Aug 14, 2019

The evolving Roboppi uses ever-changing tactics to drive Soulburner into a corner. Unfazed by the "Appliancer" monsters' fierce attacks, Soulburner launches a determined counterattack. As the battle between the two rages on, something abnormal happens to Roboppi...

star 8.75
4 votes
What Lies Beyond Instinct

#16 - What Lies Beyond Instinct

Season 2 - Episode 36 - Aired Dec 19, 2018

Playmaker has somehow survived The Gore's brutal attack. He attempts to turn things around with his Skill, but The Gore then negates it with Anti Skill. Playmaker is now totally driven into a corner. Is there any way he can get out of this one?!

star 8.75
4 votes
Ignis Unification Plan

#17 - Ignis Unification Plan

Season 2 - Episode 51 - Aired Apr 10, 2019

Varis reveals the truth about a simulation of the future of both Ignis and humans, according to which both will be destroyed as result of Lightning's actions. Varis has also gained the upper hand in the Duel, and brings out a new "Borreload". However, Lightning then uses an underhanded tactic.

star 8.67
3 votes
My Mother Tree

#18 - My Mother Tree

Season 1 - Episode 37 - Aired Jan 31, 2018

Playmaker uses his ace monster, Excode Talker, to counter Spectre’s Sunvines. In order to finish Playmaker off, Spectre evolves his Sunavalon into its ultimate form. Having driven Playmaker into a corner, Spectre delivers the finishing blow against him...

star 8.67
6 votes
The Circuit that Draws the Future

#19 - The Circuit that Draws the Future

Season 1 - Episode 46 - Aired Apr 4, 2018

star 8.67
6 votes
Twisted Utopia

#20 - Twisted Utopia

Season 2 - Episode 54 - Aired May 1, 2019

Playmaker is completely helpless before Bohman, who uses the consciousness of the people trapped in LINK VRAINS to create a Data Storm, and summons forth a powerful "Hydradrive" monster. Seeing this, the three Knights of Hanoi decide to take action.

star 8.67
3 votes
Unwavering Instinct

#21 - Unwavering Instinct

Season 2 - Episode 55 - Aired May 8, 2019

Bohman set up a "Neuron Link" to use the consciousness of humans to create his Data Storm. The three Knights, Akira, and Ghost Gal put their lives on the line and succeed to destroy the Neuron Link. However, Bohman starts repairing it right afterward, leaving Playmaker in despair...

star 8.67
3 votes
Final Commander of the Three Knights

#22 - Final Commander of the Three Knights

Season 1 - Episode 28 - Aired Nov 22, 2017

Faust, the mastermind behind Another, takes Naoki hostage and uses him to draw out Playmaker. Using electric worm monsters known as "Motor Worms", he seals away Playmaker's Link Summon. Playmaker then flies into the Data Storm and uses Storm Access, hoping to turn things around...

star 8.60
5 votes
Dark Mask's Burden of Fate

#23 - Dark Mask's Burden of Fate

Season 1 - Episode 24 - Aired Oct 25, 2017

Dr. Genome uses his "Helixx" Deck to turn the "Gouki" monsters' powerful attacks against themselves, putting Go Onizuka into a pinch. At the same time, the other members of the Knights of Hanoi also show up in LINK VRAINS and indiscriminately attack the citizens...

star 8.40
5 votes
Clear Perfection

#24 - Clear Perfection

Season 2 - Episode 26 - Aired Oct 10, 2018

Bohman, who has evolved even further, shows off his new "Hydradrive" tactics against Playmaker. Playmaker tries to predict Bohman's actions, and also receives some advice about how to deal with him from Ai. A fierce battle unfolds between the two as they try to outwit one another!

star 8.40
5 votes
Criminal Statement

#25 - Criminal Statement

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired May 29, 2019

Thanks to the efforts of Playmaker and his allies, Den City is now at peace again. Meanwhile, Ai and Roboppi sneak onto a ship owned by SOL Technologies. Ai attempts to initiate contact with SOL's top executive, Queen. Just what is Ai's motive?!

star 8.33
3 votes