TV episodes The Best Merlin Episodes  

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List Rules Best Merlin episodes, no matter how popular they are.

List of the best Merlin episodes, as determined by voters like you. Merlin is a British fantasy-adventure television series that started airing in 2008. With all the amazing episodes of the show that exist, it's hard to trust just one person's opinion of what the top Merlin episodes of all time are.

Fans of Merlin are very passionate about the show, and there are often debates over which episodes are the greatest. That's why this list exists- so you can vote for your favorites and we can find out once and for all what everyone thinks the best episode is. Episodes here include everything from "A Servant of Two Masters" to "The Lady of the Lake." What is the best Merlin episode of all time? Look below and find out.

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A Servant Of Two Masters is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Merlin Episodes
A Servant Of Two Masters Nov 05 2011 - Merlin becomes a deadly weapon in Morgana's fight for supremacy when he falls into her hands. By recurring to ancient magic, she manages to turn friend against friend and creates the perfect ...more

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The Coming of Arthur - Part Tw... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Merlin Episodes
The Coming of Arthur - Part Two Dec 04 2010 - Will Arthur be able to save Camelot from the evil Morgana? Morgana, newly crowned as Queen of Camelot, begins a reign of terrible evil over the innocent citizens of the kingdom. Counting on ...more

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The Last Dragonlord is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Merlin Episodes
The Last Dragonlord Dec 19 2009 - The Great Dragon is finally free. Full of rage, he attacks Camelot with pitiless intensity. The castle is crumbling and Arthur's men cannot hold out much longer but only a Dragonlord can kill a ...more

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The Sword In The Stone (1) is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Merlin Episodes
The Sword In The Stone (1) Dec 17 2011 - Morgana is now the head of a vast Southron army and a deadly net is closing around Camelot. After the sorceress strikes everyone is forced to run for their lives including Arthur. It is down to ...more

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The Eye of the Phoenix is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Merlin Episodes
The Eye of the Phoenix Oct 30 2010 - Arthur embarks alone on a quest to prove himself worthy of the Camelot throne by retrieving the Golden Trident from the Fisher King. With the Prince beyond the protection of the citadel, Morgana ...more

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The Moment of Truth is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Merlin Episodes
The Moment of Truth Nov 22 2008 - Merlin's home village of Ealdor is attacked by raiders led by the fearsome Kanen, but Uther will not do anything to help- to cross into Ealdor, which is outside of Camelot's boundaries, would ...more

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The Dragon's Call is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Merlin Episodes
The Dragon's Call Sep 20 2008 - Merlin is told by the Great Dragon that it is his destiny to make sure that the young Prince Arthur is kept safe. Anybody caught performing magic is punished with death and Merlin is not a fan ...more

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The Poisoned Chalice is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Merlin Episodes
The Poisoned Chalice Oct 11 2008 - With her sights set firmly on Merlin, Nimueh tricks him into drinking from a poisoned chalice, and he falls dangerously ill. Arthur ventures forth deep into the forest of Balor to find the ...more

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The Darkest Hour (1) is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Merlin Episodes
The Darkest Hour (1) Oct 01 2011 - Evil sorceress Morgana summons mighty gatekeeper the Cailleach, who opens a door to another world from which hellish creatures pour forth. As Arthur and his loyal knights take up arms, Merlin ...more

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The Once and Future Queen is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Merlin Episodes
The Once and Future Queen Sep 26 2009 - Arthur is determined to win an upcoming jousting competition at Camelot. Gwen challenges Arthur to give up his spoilt ways after he goes undercover with her and Merlin. Myror shows up at Camelot ...more

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Gwaine is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Merlin Episodes
Gwaine Oct 02 2010 - Merlin and Arthur find themselves outnumbered in a bar fight but an enigmatic young man helps them win. The man’s name is Gwaine and he risks his own life to protect Arthur but during his act of ...more

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The Fires Of Idirsholas is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Merlin Episodes
The Fires Of Idirsholas Dec 12 2009 - For the first time in over 300 the fires of Idirsholas burn years and Gaius is worried that a sorcerer has revived the deadly Knights of Medhir. Morgause returns and is determined to end Uther's ...more

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The Coming of Arthur - Part On... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Merlin Episodes
The Coming of Arthur - Part One Nov 27 2010 - Arthur and Merlin embark on a dangerous mission to capture the Cup of Life, a powerful magical artifact that carries the gift of immortality. However, before they are able to retrieve the Cup ...more

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Le Morte d'Arthur is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Merlin Episodes
Le Morte d'Arthur Dec 13 2008 - On a hunting trip, Arthur comes face to face with a creature of great power from the old religion. When Gaius informs them that it can only be killed by magic, Uther refuses to listen and sends ...more

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Goblin's Gold is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Merlin Episodes
Goblin's Gold Sep 25 2010 - When Merlin comes across a secret chamber, he accidentally releases a goblin. The mischievous little creature possesses Gaius, making the wise and renowned court physician turn into a shadow of ...more

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The Lady of the Lake is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Merlin Episodes
The Lady of the Lake Nov 21 2009 - Freya is found by Merlin trapped in a bounty hunter's cage and decides to try and help her escape. Merlin refuses to listen to Gaius' warnings not to get involved. After freeing her Merlin hides ...more

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The Sins of the Father is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Merlin Episodes
The Sins of the Father Nov 14 2009 - Arthur is challenged to a duel by a mysterious warrior. Arthur and Merlin then find themselves on a quest on Morgause's behalf. A dark secret is discovered by Arthur that could change Camelot

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Arthur's Bane (1) is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Merlin Episodes
Arthur's Bane (1) Oct 06 2012 - Camelot faces a new golden age, but even as the city flowers, the dark seeds of destruction are being sown. In the frozen wastelands of the north, men are disappearing without a trace. King ...more

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Lancelot is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Merlin Episodes
Lancelot Oct 18 2008 - Merlin is saved from a terrifying winged beast by a heroic stranger- a young man named Lancelot, who dreams of becoming a Knight of Camelot. In order to thank him, Merlin provides falsified ...more

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Beauty and the Beast - Part 2 is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Merlin Episodes
Beauty and the Beast - Part 2 Oct 31 2009 - Lady Catrina has now been crowned and is now known as Queen Catrina. She accuses Merlin of stealing and he is driven into hiding, and must now find a way to expose her true form.

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The Wicked Day is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Merlin Episodes
The Wicked Day Oct 15 2011 - The mighty citadel is buzzing in anticipation of the Prince's birthday celebrations, as the fantasy drama continues. But Arthur's old adversary, Odin, promises to ensure this is one party ...more

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Sweet Dreams is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Merlin Episodes
Sweet Dreams Nov 28 2009 - Peace talks are held at Camelot when dignitaries from rival kingdoms arrive. King Alined is determined there will be no peace though and will use magic to make sure his wishes happen.

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Aithusa is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Merlin Episodes
Aithusa Oct 22 2011 - A mysterious visitor arrives in Camelot seeking a very special prize: a dragon's egg.

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The Curse of Cornelius Sigan is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Merlin Episodes
The Curse of Cornelius Sigan Sep 19 2009 - New servant Cedric muscles in on Merlin's position as Arthur's right-hand man, and turns the prince against his loyal friend. Merlin is convinced the slippery newcomer is up to something, and he ...more

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The Mark of Nimueh is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Merlin Episodes
The Mark of Nimueh Oct 04 2008 - A deadly plague spreads through Camelot. When it seems that sorcery can be the only possible explanation, Merlin and Gaius race to find a cure, while Gwen is arrested and sentenced to death for ...more

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Valiant is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Merlin Episodes
Valiant Sep 27 2008 - Camelot is hosting its annual sword tournament and knights from throughout the realm have come to complete for its coveted title. Amongst those hoping to win the crown is Knight Valiant.