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The Best Episodes of Solo Leveling

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

They say whatever doesn’t kill you makes you stronger, but that’s not the case for the world’s weakest hunter Sung Jinwoo. After being brutally slaughtered by monsters in a high-ranking dungeon, Jinwoo came back with the System, a program only he could see, that’s leveling him up in every way. Now, he’s inspired to discover the secrets behind his powers and the dungeon that spawned them.

Genres:AnimationAction & AdventureSci-Fi & Fantasy

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The best episode of "Solo Leveling" is "The Real Hunt Begins", rated 9.3/10 from 3845 user votes. It was directed by Takashi Sakuma and written by Norimitsu Kaiho. "The Real Hunt Begins" aired on 2/11/2024 and is rated 0.1 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "If I Had One More Chance".

  • The Real Hunt Begins
    9.3/10 3,845 votes

    #1 - The Real Hunt Begins

    Season 1 Episode 6 - Aired 2024-02-11

    While the C-Rank dungeon raid by Jinwoo and the others seems to be progressing well, the moment they step into an area covered in mana stones with a sleeping dungeon boss, things take a wrong turn.

    Director: Takashi Sakuma

    Writer: Norimitsu Kaiho

  • If I Had One More Chance
    9.2/10 4,261 votes

    #2 - If I Had One More Chance

    Season 1 Episode 2 - Aired 2024-01-14

    Jinwoo and his party appear to have cleared a low-level dungeon, when a hidden path to an unfamiliar temple is revealed. There they encounter a set of commandments and a group of monsters that cause them absolute despair.

    Director: Yuya Horiuchi

    Writer: Fuka Ishii

  • A Knight Who Defends an Empty Throne
    8.9/10 1,972 votes

    #3 - A Knight Who Defends an Empty Throne

    Season 1 Episode 11 - Aired 2024-03-24

    Out of the blue, a "job-change quest" pops up in Jinwoo's window. Feeling that it may help him get stronger, he enters the gate. Inside, he fights wave after wave of enemies, culminating in a knight who brings back memories of the Cartenon Temple.

    Director: Takayuki Kikuchi

    Writer: Noboru Kimura

  • Arise
    8.9/10 1,747 votes

    #4 - Arise

    Season 1 Episode 12 - Aired 2024-03-30

    Drained from endless battle, Jinwoo sees a phantom of his past self. To overcome his own past as the Weakest Hunter of All Mankind, he struggles to find a way to clear the job-change quest.

    Director: Shunsuke Nakashige

    Writer: Noboru Kimura

  • I've Gotta Get Stronger
    8.8/10 2,693 votes

    #5 - I've Gotta Get Stronger

    Season 1 Episode 4 - Aired 2024-01-28

    Having entered the instance dungeon located inside the subway, Jinwoo levels up time and time again by fighting waves of magic beasts. As he gradually makes his way forward, he finds a long stairway leading deeper underground.

    Director: Toru Hamasaki

    Writer: Shingo Irie

  • Let's See How Far I Can Go
    8.5/10 1,924 votes

    #6 - Let's See How Far I Can Go

    Season 1 Episode 7 - Aired 2024-02-18

    As Jinwoo continues his training, he completes a daily quest one day by doing more than the quest requires, and a key that leads to a certain item appears in front of him.

    Director: Yuya Horiuchi

    Writer: Shigeru Murakoshi

  • I'm Used to It
    8.2/10 3,928 votes

    #7 - I'm Used to It

    Season 1 Episode 1 - Aired 2024-01-07

    Around ten years ago, gates that connected our world to another dimension began to appear, leading to the rise of hunters who would traverse these gates to fight the magic beasts within. Sung Jinwoo, E-Rank hunter, is the weakest of them all.

    Director: Shunsuke Nakashige

    Writer: Noboru Kimura

  • It's Like a Game
    8.0/10 2,547 votes

    #8 - It's Like a Game

    Season 1 Episode 3 - Aired 2024-01-21

    Jinwoo remains behind in the temple dungeon to save his few surviving party members, and with a swing from the god statue's blade, his life comes to an end—or so it seems, before he wakes up in a hospital bed.

    Director: Takayuki Kikuchi

    Writer: Shingo Irie

  • A Pretty Good Deal
    8.0/10 2,189 votes

    #9 - A Pretty Good Deal

    Season 1 Episode 5 - Aired 2024-02-04

    Jinwoo joins a party led by Hwang Dongsuk to meet the headcount necessary for a C-Rank dungeon. Joined by another temporary hire, Yoo Jinho, the party defeats beasts without much trouble, but Jinwoo has suspicions about the group's lack of a healer.

    Director: Makiko Hayase

    Writer: Norimitsu Kaiho

  • What Is This, a Picnic?
    7.8/10 1,549 votes

    #10 - What Is This, a Picnic?

    Season 1 Episode 10 - Aired 2024-03-17

    Jinwoo survives tragedy once again, but Woo Jinchul warns him that Hwang Dongsoo, an S-Rank hunter, may be after his life. Determined to grow stronger, Jinwoo teams up with Jinho to raid a succession of C-Rank dungeons, but they attract attention...

    Director: Yuya Horiuchi, Takashi Sakuma

    Writer: Yoshikazu Tominaga

  • You've Been Hiding Your Skills
    7.5/10 938 votes

    #11 - You've Been Hiding Your Skills

    Season 1 Episode 9 - Aired 2024-03-10

    At the D-Rank raid, Jinwoo is reunited with four of the Cartenon Temple survivors. Together, they explore the dungeon with Kang Taeshik and his men. After splitting up, they hear a scream, and then...

    Director: Hirotaka Tokuda

    Writer: Shingo Irie

  • This Is Frustrating
    5.1/10 1,111 votes

    #12 - This Is Frustrating

    Season 1 Episode 8 - Aired 2024-03-03

    Jinwoo answers a Hunter's Association request to take part in the raid of a D-Rank dungeon, where he encounters a few familiar faces.

    Director: Hiromu Oshiro

    Writer: Shunsuke Nakashige