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The Best Episodes of Log Horizon

Every episode of Log Horizon ranked from best to worst. Let's dive into the Best Episodes of Log Horizon!

One day, while playing the online game Elder Tales, 30,000 players suddenly find themselves trapped in another world. There, eight-year veteran gamer Shiroe also gets left behind. The trapped players are still alive, but they remain in combat with the monsters. The players don't understand what has happened to them, and they flee to Akiba, the largest city in Tokyo, where they are thrown into chaos. Once proud of his loner lifestyle, Shiroe forms a guild called Log Horizon with his old friend Naotsugu, female assassin Akatsuki and others.

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Top Episode Highlight

The best episode of "Log Horizon" is "Round Table Conference", rated 7.9/10 from 78 user votes. It was directed by Yoshito Hata and written by Toshizo Nemoto. "Round Table Conference" aired on 11/30/2013 and is rated 0.1 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "Contract".

  • Round Table Conference
    7.9/10 78 votes

    #1 - Round Table Conference

    Season 1 Episode 9 - Aired 2013-11-30

    To make the city of Akihabara safe, Shiroe calls all the major guild masters to the guild building. His goal is to create a Round Table Conference, which will rule the city. But everyone there wants something different, and his plan is about to go bad. What amazing trick does Shiroe have? Meanwhile, behind the scenes of the conference, the plan to free the younger players from the evil guild Hamelin continues. The strategist SHiroe's quiet battle in Akihabara continues!

    Director: Yoshito Hata

    Writer: Toshizo Nemoto

  • Contract
    7.8/10 77 votes

    #2 - Contract

    Season 1 Episode 20 - Aired 2014-02-15

    Rundelhaus hid from his friends that he was one of the land people, but the price of fighting off the dire wolves was that he took a fatal wound. If they can't save him, he'll die and he won't revive.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Pioneers
    7.8/10 56 votes

    #3 - The Pioneers

    Season 2 Episode 25 - Aired 2015-03-28

    Only fifteen minutes and thirty seconds until moonrise!

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Chasing After Them
    7.7/10 74 votes

    #4 - Chasing After Them

    Season 1 Episode 19 - Aired 2014-02-08

    Zantleaf is attacked by monsters from both the land and the sea, as the adventurers continue to defend it. Inland, Crusty's army launches a raid on the goblin's main force. At the town of Choushi by the sea, the new players are fighting too.

    Director: Junichi Wada

    Writer: Toshizo Nemoto

  • World Fraction
    7.6/10 74 votes

    #5 - World Fraction

    Season 1 Episode 14 - Aired 2014-01-04

    Shiroe and Akatsuki are invited to the room of the mysterious mage Reagan. Shiroe is shocked at the revelations he offers about the world of Elder Tale.

    Director: Takashi Ando

    Writer: Toshizo Nemoto

  • A Lazy, Cowardly Princess
    7.6/10 72 votes

    #6 - A Lazy, Cowardly Princess

    Season 1 Episode 17 - Aired 2014-01-25

    The lords of the Free Cities of Eastal begin an emergency conference to discuss the goblin invasion. The protectors of the land people, the Izumo Knights, are missing, and they'll have to depend on the adventurers.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Abyssal Shaft
    7.6/10 53 votes

    #7 - The Abyssal Shaft

    Season 2 Episode 3 - Aired 2014-10-18

    Shiroe and his friends have come to the Depths of Palm to reach the Sacrifice Clan's gold. The underground labyrinth is filled with powerful monsters that wear them down in a war of attrition. Meanwhile, Akihabara, Akatsuki hears about the "Teachings". She's very interested to know that by completing a high level raid, she can greatly improve the level of her techniques.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Retry
    7.6/10 54 votes

    #8 - Retry

    Season 2 Episode 11 - Aired 2014-12-13

    With honesty and renewed sense of comradery the team has a small chance of winning an unbeatable raid.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Christmas Eve
    7.5/10 56 votes

    #9 - Christmas Eve

    Season 2 Episode 5 - Aired 2014-11-01

    A man appears in Akihabara and begins killing adventurers with powerful Royal Guard equipment. Lenessia is shocked to learn that he is one of the Land people, of the Kunie clan. Akatsuki goes to put a stop to him herself, as the West Wind Brigade scouts find him...

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Crescent Moon
    7.4/10 74 votes

    #10 - Crescent Moon

    Season 1 Episode 7 - Aired 2013-11-16

    Nyanta told Shiroe the secret of making real food in this world. With Marielle's help, the Crescent Moon Alliance begins a fast food stand, and their "Crescent Burger" is hugely popular with players who are sick of tasteless food. BUt Shiroe's real goal isn't to sell hamburgers, and with Henrietta he begins to work on the next phase of his plan.

    Director: Takaaki Ishiyama, Yukihiro Matsushita

    Writer: Shingo Irie

  • Villain in Glasses
    7.4/10 73 votes

    #11 - Villain in Glasses

    Season 1 Episode 8 - Aired 2013-11-23

    After the success of their Crescent Burger, Marielle and Henrietta meet with the members of the major crafting guilds of Elder Tale: Karashin of Shopping Street 8, Michikata of the Marine Agency ,and Roderic of the Roderic Merchant Association. They use Shiroe's plan to dangle the secret recipe of the Crescent Burger in front of them, and the talented account Henrietta opens negotiations. What she wants is...

    Director: Takanori Yano

    Writer: Shinsuke Onishi

  • Grab It in Your Hand
    7.4/10 72 votes

    #12 - Grab It in Your Hand

    Season 1 Episode 10 - Aired 2013-12-07

    Shiroe confronts the 10 guild masters who represent Akihabara with the need to revitalize the town and bring peace and order. His calm and forceful manner brings them over, and the government of Akihabara, the "Round Table", is founded. After this work is done, his guild, "Log Horizon", joyously moves to their new location. That night, Nyanta fixes them his special curry.

    Director: Noriaki Saito

    Writer: Toshizo Nemoto

  • Shield and Freedom
    7.4/10 70 votes

    #13 - Shield and Freedom

    Season 1 Episode 13 - Aired 2013-12-28

    Shiroe, Crusty, and Michitaka are invited to the palace by the Free Cities of Eastel. The nobles of the land invite the three of them to various meetings and seem to be trying to find out more about Akihabara and the Round Table. Crusty is attracted to the daughter of Duke Cowen, who is noble, beautiful, but seems somehow lazy...

    Director: Tsuyoshi Tobita

    Writer: Michiko Itou

  • Attack
    7.4/10 72 votes

    #14 - Attack

    Season 1 Episode 15 - Aired 2014-01-11

    Touya and Minori and the rest of the players in the training camp are hitting a wall with the way they fight. And Minori's suggestion is that they introduce themselves to one another!

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Expeditionary Force
    7.4/10 70 votes

    #15 - Expeditionary Force

    Season 1 Episode 18 - Aired 2014-02-01

    Princess Laynessia Cowen vows to go to the city of Akihabara herself and beg the adventurers for help against the goblins. The members of the Crescent Moon Alliance can't conceal their excitement at meeting a real princess.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Scale Festival
    7.4/10 68 votes

    #16 - The Scale Festival

    Season 1 Episode 25 - Aired 2014-03-22

    Marielle and Henrietta put on a fashion show as the town reels from the Minami decoy operation. Akatsuki walks down the runway in her colorful clothes, but Shiroe is nowhere to be seen. That night, Shiroe is met by a beautiful and enchanting "queen of darkness." Shiroe is tempted he reaches the heart of the conspiracy...

    Director: Junichi Wada

    Writer: Toshizo Nemoto

  • Shiroe of the Northern Lands
    7.4/10 60 votes

    #17 - Shiroe of the Northern Lands

    Season 2 Episode 1 - Aired 2014-10-04

    It's been six months since Shiroe and the other adventurers have been trapped in "Elder Tale". As Akihabara moves into late fall, the city is excited for the cultural fair. But Shiroe is ignoring the fun and speaking in secret to a land person, Kinjou, who controls the world's currency flows. When negotiations are over he tells his friend's leaving the city. The long-awaited second series of "Log Horizon" begins a new adventure!

    Director: Toshinori Watanabe

    Writer: Toshizo Nemoto

  • The Outlaw and Mithril Eyes
    7.4/10 53 votes

    #18 - The Outlaw and Mithril Eyes

    Season 2 Episode 2 - Aired 2014-10-11

    Shiroe, Naotsugu, and Regan head to the northern city of Susukino, which was once run by the evil and violent Briganitia guild. They're looking for high-level adventurer's to help them get the the "Sacrifice Clan's Gold". Shiroe visits an unexpected person. Meanwhile, Naotsugu and Regan walk through the frozen town and find a small but pretty girl named Tetra. She calls herself a "galactic idol", and she's very irritating, but her level is 92...!?

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Changing Battlefield
    7.4/10 52 votes

    #19 - The Changing Battlefield

    Season 2 Episode 9 - Aired 2014-11-29

    On Christmas Eve, Shiroe and the other members are fighting the level 97 boss monster "Luseat of the Seventh Garden." But two more boss monsters appear in the middle of the battle, and they are overwhelmed. Shiroe is caught in the fires of "Ibrahabra of the Third Garden"...

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Blessings
    7.4/10 31 votes

    #20 - Blessings

    Season 3 Episode 5 - Aired 2021-02-10

    Election day has finally come. Standing in front of Adventurers and the People of the Land, both Eins and Rayneshia give sincere speeches. Votes are cast and starting to be counted. What will the result be?

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Despair Genius
    7.4/10 28 votes

    #21 - Despair Genius

    Season 3 Episode 11 - Aired 2021-03-24

    The young Adventurers challenge the raid. Without any adults' help, they must defeat the enemies and bring back normality to Akiba. Can they beat this raid by themselves?

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Escape
    7.3/10 80 votes

    #22 - Escape

    Season 1 Episode 4 - Aired 2013-10-26

    Shiroe, Naotsugu, and Akatsuki reach the northern city of Susukino, and safely meet Serara. With the help of the mysterious swashbuckler Nyanta, they plot to leave Susukino. But the evil guild Brigantia wants to stop them. The high-level monk Demikas attacks them. Can they overcome the odds?

    Director: Kazunobu Fuseki

    Writer: Toshizo Nemoto

  • The Forest of Lagranda
    7.3/10 71 votes

    #23 - The Forest of Lagranda

    Season 1 Episode 12 - Aired 2013-12-21

    The young players travel the Xantleaf peninsula at the camp. Minori, Touya and Serara meet up with new players Isuzu the bard and Rundel Haus the sorcerer. They head into the "La Granda Forest" dungeon, where skeletons await them. The easily-spooked Serara, the strong-willed Touya, and the proud Rundel Haus... will the five of them be able to work together in their first party fight?

    Director: Junichi Wada

    Writer: Shingo Irie

  • Return of the Goblin King
    7.3/10 74 votes

    #24 - Return of the Goblin King

    Season 1 Episode 16 - Aired 2014-01-18

    Just as the Sahaugin attack begins on the Zantleaf peninsula, the goblins are seen advancing further inland. Will they attack Laynessia's homeland, Maihama, or Akihabari?

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Two of Us Shall Waltz
    7.3/10 65 votes

    #25 - The Two of Us Shall Waltz

    Season 1 Episode 21 - Aired 2014-02-22

    A victory party is held at the palace of Eternal Ice to celebrate the adventurer's defeat over the monsters. Crusty takes the princess's hand and leads her in a dance signifying the reconciliation between the adventurers and land people.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A