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Anos Voldigord was a tyrannical Demon King that eradicated humans, spirits, and even the gods, but became bored of eternal warfare and reincarnated with dreams of a peaceful world. However, what awaited him in reincarnation after 2000 years were descendants who became too weak after being accustomed to peace, and all sorts of magic that deteriorated to the extreme. Anos enters Demon King Academy that gathers and educates those who are viewed as the reincarnation of the Demon King, but the academy could not see through his true powers and ends up branding him as a misfit.

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The best episode of "The Misfit of Demon King Academy" is "The Misfit", rated 9.2/10 from 84 user votes. It was directed by Masafumi Tamura and written by Jin Tanaka. "The Misfit" aired on 9/24/2023 and is rated 0.2 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "To Sever the Fate".

  • The Misfit
    9.2/10 84 votes

    #1 - The Misfit

    Season 2 Episode 12 - Aired 2023-09-24

    Avos Dilhevia takes control over Magic Sword of Destruction Venuzdnor at last. Anos gives a calm smile to the enemy who seizes everything from the Demon King of Tyranny and reigns control, however... The true purpose of Avos taking control over the Magic Sword at the end of the fierce battle is revealed. How does Anos face off against the Child of God, destroyer of the Demon King of Tyranny, and the power that destroys all life!?

    Director: Masafumi Tamura

    Writer: Jin Tanaka

  • To Sever the Fate
    9.0/10 93 votes

    #2 - To Sever the Fate

    Season 2 Episode 11 - Aired 2023-09-17

    Lay challenges Avos to liberate Misa whom he loves. However, Heavenly Father God NousGalia aids Avos, and seals Lay’s power of Evansmana. There, Anos and Shin arrive. Shin fights NousGalia once again to avenge his late wife, but he struggles against the enormous power of God. Then, he hears a voice for the first time in two thousand years...

    Director: Yusuke Sekine

    Writer: Tamaho Ouchi

  • Moon of Creation
    8.4/10 31 votes

    #3 - Moon of Creation

    Season 2 Episode 13 - Aired 2024-04-13

    The Mythical Age. In an effort to destroy the Moon of Creation, Anos meets the Goddess of Creation Militia and begins to interact with her. And now the present... Anos, who has made his identity as the Demon King of Tyranny known throughout the world, joins classes at Demon King Academy as the transfer student, Anoshu. To train even stronger demons, Erdomaid instates the Great Demon King Drills. As the first initiative, swordsmanship training under Shin begins!

    Director: Yusuke Sekine, Shin Oonuma

    Writer: Jin Tanaka

  • Almighty Demon King
    8.4/10 12 votes

    #4 - Almighty Demon King

    Season 2 Episode 18 - Aired 2024-05-18

    Ahide announces that Midhaze will be destroyed. However, the oracle’s will contradicts Arcana’s true intentions. Shin also joins in the fray as the two finally face off! Ahide possesses Arcana and thrusts the judgement of the Sword of the Almighty, Leviangilma, upon Anos. Arcana states that to destroy Ahide, he must be slashed three times with the Divine Sword. But the sword obliterates the source of anyone who draws the sword from its sheath….

    Director: Naoyoshi Kusaka

    Writer: Ko Yoneyama

  • A Prayer for Two Thousand Years Later
    8.2/10 131 votes

    #5 - A Prayer for Two Thousand Years Later

    Season 2 Episode 9 - Aired 2023-09-03

    To prevent a clash that may happen between Anos and humans 2,000 years in the future, Hero Kanon proceeds with the plan to become an imposter Demon King himself, with Shin agreeing to this decision. Gradually but surely, Shin begins to change, and Leno realizes that she loves him. However, after fulfilling his duty to protect her, Shin begins to leave her side...

    Director: Masafumi Tamura

    Writer: Tamaho Ouchi

  • Institute of the Gods
    8.2/10 23 votes

    #6 - Institute of the Gods

    Season 2 Episode 15 - Aired 2024-04-27

    Erdomaid trains the students in methods of dragon slaying. He does so in a dangerous battle with an actual dragon summoned. Anos and his friends infiltrate the dragon’s den and arrive in the Underground World, where the dragonfolk called Draconids live. Ahide, who attacked the previous evening, guides them to the Institute of the Gods, Everastanzetta. There, Anos is told how he has already been involved in the “Judgement Selection.”

    Director: Yusuke Onoda

    Writer: Ko Yoneyama

  • Goddess of Selection
    8.1/10 24 votes

    #7 - Goddess of Selection

    Season 2 Episode 14 - Aired 2024-04-20

    To investigate the dragon sighted in Azeshion, Anos and his friends visit the Hero Academy in the name of participating in an exchange program. Emilia teaches at the Hero Academy, but despite her efforts, Ledriano and the other students of the Hero Academy are rather unenthusiastic about the exchange. Furthermore, Zamira, the headmaster of the Hero Academy, issues a decree to slay the dragon. Yet, as Emilia resists his unreasonable order, the Hero Academy students begin to lose interest…

    Director: Shigeki Awai

    Writer: Tamaho Ouchi

  • With a Pinch of Courage
    8.0/10 17 votes

    #8 - With a Pinch of Courage

    Season 2 Episode 16 - Aired 2024-05-04

    Emilia and her students take on the dragon-slaying and binding spell called “De Jelias.” However, Emilia and her students failed because they couldn't corporate with Laos and others. It was then that she caught a glimpse of their helplessness…. Meanwhile, Ley who was invited as a hero, has an audience with Lysius, King of Gairadite. He is asked to save the ailing royal family. But as he is shown around, what he encounters is…!

    Director: Junya Koshiba

    Writer: Tamaho Ouchi

  • Send Hatred to the Past
    7.9/10 118 votes

    #9 - Send Hatred to the Past

    Season 2 Episode 10 - Aired 2023-09-10

    After witnessing Great Spirit Leno and Shin meet a tragic fate, Anos and his classmates return to Delsgade in the present day. There, persecution against those of mixed blood by Meleheyth and the demons whom Avos Deilhevia brainwashed was progressing. Anos holds them off and heads to the throne room. He faces off against Avos who attempts to steal Magic Sword of Destruction Venuzdnor!

    Director: Yusuke Onoda

    Writer: Ko Yoneyama

  • Battle of Pride
    7.8/10 12 votes

    #10 - Battle of Pride

    Season 2 Episode 17 - Aired 2024-05-11

    A horde of dragons approaches Azeshion! To protect their homeland with their own hands, the Hero Academy students set out to slay the dragons without the help of Anos and his friends. Under Emilia’s command, the Hero Academy students engage in a battle to the death. Meanwhile, Lay and Misa wind up in a predicament after being captured by Lysius…. Anos and the others head to the Underground World to take care of their own agenda. There, he learns that Ahide is controlling the Draconids.

    Director: Shigeki Awai

    Writer: Jin Tanaka

  • 15th Birthday
    7.7/10 237 votes

    #11 - 15th Birthday

    Season 1 Episode 4 - Aired 2020-07-25

    Misha confesses the shocking truth that, "At midnight on my 15th birthday, I’m going to disappear." Misha was never supposed to exist in this world in the first place, but due to Ivis Necron’s magic, she was living a transient life. She had resigned to her fate that she will only live for 15 years, but Anos tells her, "There are two things that I do not understand. Regret and saying that something is impossible." The misfit crushes the tragedy and unjust fate that binds the two sisters.

    Director: Yusuke Sekine

    Writer: Jin Tanaka

  • Mother’s Words
    7.7/10 206 votes

    #12 - Mother’s Words

    Season 1 Episode 7 - Aired 2020-08-15

    Anos resolves to defeat the Royalists no matter what tricks they have up their sleeve. He uses the sword received from his father Gusta to fight in his first match in the Magic Sword Tournament. Meanwhile in the dressing room, Lay clutches his chest. Sensing that something is wrong with Lay, Anos speculates that somebody is controlling Lay and a hostage may be involved. Who is conspiring to control the Magic Sword Tournament from behind the scenes?

    Director: Masafumi Tamura

    Writer: Tamaho Ouchi

  • The Land of Demons Without a Demon King
    7.6/10 117 votes

    #13 - The Land of Demons Without a Demon King

    Season 2 Episode 8 - Aired 2023-08-27

    Anos and the others continue their investigation in Aharthern. Although he wasn’t able to switch his source as Avos Dilhevia as the Demon King of Tyranny, Anos receives an important hint from Leno. Lay engages in practicing swordsmanship with Shin. After this, Anos follows after Erdomaid to Delsgade. There, they encounter Demons who were ruling over humans.

    Director: Rokou Ogiwara

    Writer: Jin Tanaka

  • The Final Duel
    7.5/10 192 votes

    #14 - The Final Duel

    Season 1 Episode 8 - Aired 2020-08-22

    Anos and Lay battle head-to-head at the Dilhade Magic Sword Tournament finals. With Sheila being taken hostage, the two are unable to fight at their full potential and come to a decision. Just as the showdown reaches its climax, a huge Magic Circle appears in the arena. The scenery around Anos and Lay begins to distort, and they are taken into an alternate dimension. The mastermind behind the recent events finally reveals his true identity.

    Director: Junya Koshiba

    Writer: Tamaho Ouchi

  • The Glow of Life
    7.5/10 185 votes

    #15 - The Glow of Life

    Season 1 Episode 11 - Aired 2020-09-12

    Round 2 of the inter-academy exams begins. After Revest’s deplorable defeat against Heine, Anos and his team battle with the students of the Hero Academy. Anos says that he will think of a strategy if it becomes necessary, and clashes head-on with his enemies using his vast Magic Powers. However, due to a magic barrier called De Igelia that is cast over the entire city, and a young girl named Zeshia who wields the holy sword Enhale, Anos’ attacks prove to be futile. Anos and his team are unable to come up with their next strategy, but Misha proposes a plan that could help them win.

    Director: Yoshinobu Tokumoto

    Writer: Jin Tanaka

  • Taboo Magic
    7.5/10 187 votes

    #16 - Taboo Magic

    Season 1 Episode 12 - Aired 2020-09-19

    "Please, the only person who can stop Zeshia is me." Anos carries Misha, who is on the brink of death after being attacked by Diego, to an inner room of the temple. Eleonore is waiting there and claims that she is "the embodiment of magic itself." She explains the meaning behind this and exposes the madness that has taken ahold of the Hero Academy.

    Director: Jun Fukuda

    Writer: Jin Tanaka

  • A Lesson by God
    7.5/10 204 votes

    #17 - A Lesson by God

    Season 2 Episode 1 - Aired 2023-01-08

    Erdomaid DittiJohn, one of the four evil royals, has appeared before Anos as a teacher at Demon King Academy. Not only that, he claims himself to be the Heavenly Father God NousGalia, and that the new "Child of God" who will vanquish the Demon King of Tyranny is also at the Demon King Academy. The “Misfit” who overcomes all odds sets off to a new battle!

    Director: Junya Koshiba

    Writer: Jin Tanaka

  • The Misfit of Demon King Academy
    7.4/10 292 votes

    #18 - The Misfit of Demon King Academy

    Season 1 Episode 1 - Aired 2020-07-04

    "Listen up, my beloved descendants. Your founding ancestor has returned." The most powerful Demon King in history, Anos, known for his tyrannical rule 2000 years ago, has been reincarnated. Entrance exams are being held at the Demon King Academy where they train his descendants to be his successor and become Demon Lords. The entrance exam is a practical test where students must duel each other. Bored of the war-torn world of 2000 years ago, the tyrannical Demon King, Anos, appears on the scene.

    Director: Masafumi Tamura

    Writer: Jin Tanaka

  • The Transfer Student
    7.4/10 197 votes

    #19 - The Transfer Student

    Season 1 Episode 5 - Aired 2020-08-01

    Shortly after Anos’ encounter with Misha and Sasha as well as his battle with Ivis, a transfer student named Ray enters the Demon Academy. As the Master of Magic Sword and powerful enough to defeat the Seven Elder Demon Emperors, Ray makes it clear that he wants to join a team with a capable leader, and requests to join Anos’ team. However, Anos refuses and proposes to Ray that, "If you prove that you are worthy, I will allow you to become one of my followers." Ray decides to form his own team and battles head-to-head with Team Anos during the team competition exam.

    Director: Yoshifumi Sueda

    Writer: Tamaho Ouchi

  • The Mystery of the Hero Academy
    7.4/10 181 votes

    #20 - The Mystery of the Hero Academy

    Season 1 Episode 9 - Aired 2020-08-29

    After the Magic Sword Tournament, Anos and the other students visit Azeshion in the Human Realm for an educational exchange with the Hero Academy. While they individually explore the city, Anos heads to the Hero Academy saying that he wants to research something. The academy is off-limits to outsiders, but without hesitation, he tries to make his way inside. Eleanor Bianca, a third-year student at the Hero Academy, appears before Anos and says, "You’ll be safe as long as you’re with me" with a mischievous smile. She acts as Anos’ guide inside the academy.

    Director: Yamato Ouchi

    Writer: Jin Tanaka

  • Inter-Academy Exams
    7.4/10 182 votes

    #21 - Inter-Academy Exams

    Season 1 Episode 10 - Aired 2020-09-05

    Anos and the students from the Demon King Academy participate in their first day of inter-academy exchange with the Hero Academy. However, the students from the Demon King Academy soon find out that the inter-academy exchange is in name only, and they are met with outright hostility. Revest, a third-year student at the top of his class from the Demon King Academy is ridiculed by the students from the Hero Academy when he unsuccessfully tries to activate a magic spell. The students from the Demon King Academy are visibly offended by this treatment, but Anos’ words turn the tables. "As usual, humans sure like to set traps for us, don’t they?" The inter-academy exchange is off to an ominous start.

    Director: Yuki Inaba

    Writer: Jin Tanaka

  • The Great Mother Spirit and the Demon King's Right-Hand Man
    7.4/10 138 votes

    #22 - The Great Mother Spirit and the Demon King's Right-Hand Man

    Season 2 Episode 6 - Aired 2023-02-12

    Anos and the others have infiltrated the Underground Dungeon. Before their duel against Avos Dilheiva, they use Time Magic, Revalon, to go back in time to Gairadite two-thousand years ago, in order to unravel the secret behind Misa’s birth, Shin Reglia, Anos’ right-hand man’s, intentions, and the reason behind the Great Spirit Leno’s death. What Anos saw in the world after he had passed was―.

    Director: Yusuke Onoda

    Writer: Tamaho Ouchi

  • Like a Single Stroke of a Sword
    7.4/10 116 votes

    #23 - Like a Single Stroke of a Sword

    Season 2 Episode 7 - Aired 2023-08-20

    The Forest of the Great Spirit Aharthern. Anos who has transformed into his younger form, takes on the fake name Anoshu Polticoal, and decides to stay to investigate for a while. They watch over Shin who was tasked with being a bodyguard of the Great Spirit Leno by Anos prior to his reincarnation, and then appears the Blaze Death King Erdomaid, who claims to have brought information regarding the gods...

    Director: Junya Koshiba

    Writer: Ko Yoneyama

  • The Witch of Destruction
    7.3/10 222 votes

    #24 - The Witch of Destruction

    Season 1 Episode 2 - Aired 2020-07-11

    Though he is the founding ancestor and possesses enormous magical powers, Anos is cast as a misfit at the Academy. Unperturbed by this unjust treatment, he continues to demonstrate his overwhelming powers and takes part in the team competition exam as a leader. His classmates mock him for being a hybrid, and the only teammate he can find is Misha. Their rival team is led by Sasha, Misha’s older sister, who looks down on Misha and calls her a "junk doll."

    Director: Junya Koshiba

    Writer: Jin Tanaka

  • Sasha’s True Intentions
    7.3/10 217 votes

    #25 - Sasha’s True Intentions

    Season 1 Episode 3 - Aired 2020-07-18

    "One last thing, I’m glad I got to meet you." Without being able to understand Sasha’s true intent behind these final words, much time has passed, and Ivis, one of the Seven Elder Demon Emperors, holds a special class at the Demon King Academy called the Great Magic Training. The Seven Elder Demon Emperors are seven demons that Anos, the founding ancestor, created from his own blood. Emilia implores Anos to act respectfully to Ivis, but without hesitation, he speaks to Ivis in a condescending tone.

    Director: Yamato Ouchi

    Writer: Jin Tanaka