- 1 A Departure and New Ties
Hikaru, Umi, and Fuu have been reunited with their families, but their hearts are still not at ease. The three promise to meet each other at Tokyo Tower, the place where they first met. Suddenly, with another mysterious flash of light, the three girls are whisked back to Cephiro, where Mokona and Clef await them.
Air Date: 1995-04-10
- 2 Cephiro and the Three Countries
Now that Cephiro has lost its Pillar, Princess Emeraude, it is under attack from three countries â€“ Autozam, Chizeta, and Fahren! Clef doesn't want the girls to get involved in this new war, but Hikaru Umi, and Fuu agree to it on their own.
Air Date: 1995-04-17
- 3 Autozam's Invasion and Lantis
Ferio greets the three girls upon their return to the castle and explains that he is the younger brother of Princess Emeraude. The three girls are reunited with their old friends Caldina, Lafarga, and Ascot. They are introduced to Lantis, the younger brother of High Priest Zagato, who recently returned home from Autozam.
Air Date: 1995-04-24
- 4 Magic Knights and the Battleship NSX
Late that night, Umi visits Clef, to apologize for originally not wanting to become a Magic Knight. Meanwhile, Fuu and Ferio were talking about Princess Emeraude and Hikaru awakes from a nightmare, and wanders sleeplessly around the castle. She finds Lantis comforting Mira. Suddenly, Autozam's battleship NSX appears above the Sephiro castle.
Air Date: 1995-05-01
- 5 Hikaru and Nova in the Dream
Hikaru and company head out to survey the NSX, but before them stands Alcyone! Hikaru, amidst the attacks from Alcyone, tries to convince her to fight along side them, but suddenly a change befalls Alcyone! She beings talking with an eerie voice that Hikaru has heard in her nightmares!
Air Date: 1995-05-08
- 6 The Magic Knights and Aska of Fahren
Hikaru, Umi, and Fuu ask Eagle why Autozam is invading Cephiro, when a giant metallic dragon appeared above them! It is Dome, the mobile fortress of Fahren, led by First Princess Aska, who wishes to become the Pillar of Cephiro. The girls follow Eagle's FTO which flew off to spy on Dome.
Air Date: 1995-05-22
- 7 The Secret of the Pillar of Cephiro
The deterioration of Cephiro gains peed, and the girls must find a new Pillar soon. When about the qualifications for someone to become the Pillar, Clef shows the girls Princess Emeraude's crown. He tells them that only the one worthy of becoming the Pillar can touch the crown.
Air Date: 1995-06-05
- 8 Hikaru and Lantis' Dangerous Journey
Hikaru and Lantis embarked on a journey in search of a new Pillar. Before them is a desolate wasteland so different from what Cephiro once looked like. In addition, the monsters that roam the land have grown in power. Eagle attacks the traveling pair and captures Hikaru. Lantis tries to follow, but Alcyone stands in his way!
Air Date: 1995-06-12
- 9 Eagle and a Captive Hikaru
Umi and Fuu, sensing Hikaru is in danger, get into their Run Gods and fly off. Meanwhile. Hikaru awakens from her dream with Nova realizing that she is aboard the Battleship NSX. She is taken to Eagle, where Eagle explains why Autozam is invading Cephiro.
Air Date: 1995-06-19
- 10 Nova and Regalia, Rune-God of the Devil
"" am Nova, the one that will kill Hikaru..."" Hikaru defends herself against Nova who ruthlessly attacks. Umi and Fuu arrive, but the three Rune-Gods are dragged into an alternative dimension created by Nova. Debonair appears to the three girls.
Air Date: 1995-06-26
- 11 Chizeta's Mobile Fortress and a Powerless Hikaru
Hikaru returns to the castle, but with her sword broken, she cannot call for her Rune-God. Meanwhile, Clef's group captures Alcyone and interrogates her. Clef, feeling something more behind Alcyone's words, becomes even more concerned. Suddenly, Bravada â€“ the mobile fortress of Chizeta â€“ arrives at Cephiro carrying the two princesses Tarta and Tatra.
Air Date: 1995-07-03
- 12 Umi and Fuu and Fahren and Chizeta
Umi and Fuu head out to investigate without Hikaru, and encounter the guardian spirits of Chizeta. Aska from Fahren reappears in the skies above Cephiro for a rematch. Aska tries to prevent the Djinn from taking the two Rune-gods...
Air Date: 1995-07-10
- 13 Hikaru's Wish and Presea's Secret
Hikaru sits depressed, unable to help her two kidnapped friends. Seeing Hikaru so sad, Presea is determined to revive the broken sword. Nova appears in Hikau's heart and tells her that every hardship she has faced is all Emeraude's fault. Hikaru, attacked by Nova's words, slowly falls into the darkness withinâ€¦
Air Date: 1995-07-17
- 14 Hikaru and Friendships Torn Apart
Nova skillfully confuses Hikaru her by distorting her memories of Umi and Fuu. Nova uses Hikaru's feelings towards Lantis to break Hikaru's determination. Hikaru's fears and doubts cause her to fall deeper into the darkness. Can Presea help her?
Air Date: 1995-07-24
- 15 Umi and the Ambition of Tarta and Tatra
Umi, held captive by the mobile fortress Bravada, is forced into an outfit from Chizeta and then locked into a cage. The younger princess, Tarta, feels deep anger watching Umi, challenges Umi to a swordfight.
Air Date: 1995-07-31
- 16 Fuu versus Aska! The Life or Death Archery Match
Fuu, held captive aboard the Dome of Fahren, is brought before Aska. Upon hearing that the Rune-God is alive, Aska begs Fuu for one of her own. Fuu gently declines, but Aska doesn't listen. Fuu suggests an archery match, saying that if Aska wins she can have her Rune-God, but if she wins, she must be returned to Cephiro.
Air Date: 1995-08-07
- 17 Revive! Hikaru's Sword
Aska tries to keep Fuu aboard the Dome, but Ferio jumps into the scene and rescues her! However, Hikaru's battle with Nova seems to be all but lost. Can Presea's desperate pleas to Hikaru reach the Magic Knight's heart?
Air Date: 1995-08-15
- 18 Eagle's All-out Attack on Cephiro Castle
Hikaru has returned after reviving Rayearth's sword, but doesn't remember confessing her love to Lantis! Hikaru later bumps into him in the castle garden en route to see Clef. Meanwhile, aboard the bridge of Autozam's battleship NSX, Eagle commands for the launch of the Laguna Cannon to see how Cephiro will react. The attack on Cephiro castle has finally begun!
Air Date: 1995-08-22
- 19 Chaotic War at Cephiro Castle!
Eagle, in combination with Geo's GTO, manages to break the barrier and enter Cephiro Castle. Inside, Alcyone responds to Debonair's call and allows the dark lady and her monsters to enter the castle! Selece and Windam attempt to block the GTO. Meanwhile Lantis heads for the top floor to confront Debonair at the crown room.
Air Date: 1995-08-29
- 20 Magic Knights and the Calm After the Storm
Hikaru dreams of Cephiro from when it was peaceful. There, she sees the conversation between Lantis and Zagato, with princess Emeraude watching from behind the columns. Zagato asks Lantis about the Pillar system, and he answers...
Air Date: 1995-09-04
- 21 Nova's Battle, and the Monster's Identity
Umi and Fuu continue fighting the monsters in the castle's residential quarters. Hikaru chases after Nova, who had threatened to kill Lantis. Nova finds him with Eagle, and promptly attacks! Meanwhile, Umi and Fuu are struggling against the monsters, but they realize that the black sphere is taking in the children's fear to create monstersâ€¦
Air Date: 1995-09-11
- 22 Giant Sang Yung versus the NSX!
Hikaru confesses her dreams concerning Nova and Debonair since she got back to Tokyo. Geo, worried by the loss of communication with Eagle, decides to attack. Just then, Aska's Dome reappears! Seeing that the Run-Gods are not out to battle, Aska thinks that Fuu has been defeated and calls giant Sang Yung to protect her!
Air Date: 1995-09-18
- 23 The Crown Room and the Pillar's Memory
Eagle escapes from his cell and searches the castle for a way into the crown room. Since Eagle has biological data on Lantis, the intruder searchers for him and his sword. Eagle finds Lantis interrogating Alcyone and the two confront each other. Lantis sets to attack when Hikaru suddenly jumps into the battle! Meanwhile, Clef's rig and Lantis' sword start to glimmer...
Air Date: 1995-10-16
- 24 A Serious Match - Umi vs. Tarta and Tatra!
The crown starts to change shape as Hikaru and Eagle both safely enter the crown room. But which will become the new Pillar of Cephiro? Just then, Tarta and Tatra of Chizeta arrive aboard the Bravada. Umi leaves Ascot to protect the castle and heads out. Tarta and Tatra challenge her to a personal duel. They tell Umi that if she wins they will stop their invasion of Cephiro...
Air Date: 1995-10-23
- 25 Desperate Situation: Crisis Upon Lantis
As Umi and Fuu are continuing to fight the invasion of monsters storming the castle they discover the source of the monster's power are the children's fears being taken in like a big black ominous cloud spreading. Worried he hasn't been able to contact Eagle Geo makes the decision to attack, just then Aska shows up, not seeing the Rune Gods around she assumes that they have been defeated and calls out Sang Yung to protect her.
Air Date: 1995-10-30
- 26 Hikaru in Shock: The Truth About Nova
Eagle having been captured breaks out and starts searching for Lantis with his bio info he can then access the crown room. Lantis continues to interrogate Alcyone when Eagle confronts Lantis then all of a sudden Hikaru jumps into the middle of it as well.
Air Date: 1995-11-06
- 27 The True Pillar is: Hikaru or Eagle?
The Crown room allows but Hikaru and eagle to enter but who will be able to handle or touch the crown to determine the new Pillar?
Air Date: 1995-11-13
- 28 An Endless Battle!
During the fight with Regalia, Hikaru tries reaching out to Nova who disbelieves what everyone says about Debonair while the new allies help comfort people in the castle. Lantis is trapped inside the rogue Rune God...
Air Date: 1995-11-20
- 29 The Road to Victory: The Tomorrow that the Believing Heart Opens!
Nova is now back in Hikaru's heart where she belongs. With her dying breath, Alcyone unveils Debonair's location: Cephiro's alternate realm. The Magic Knights and their Rune Gods are ready to end the struggle once and for all...
Air Date: 1995-11-27
- 30 Rayearth Special
A hour long compliation of all 49 episodes. Sort of a ""flashback""/""review"" of all episodes.
Air Date: 1995-12-18
- 31 Rayearth OAV - Collection
For Umi, Fuu and Hikaru, the tranquil beauty of springtime in Tokyo is not met with accustomed enthusiasm. Now that they've graduated from junior high, the unwelcome prospect of attending different high schools threatens to break up their intimate friendship. But when the girls make a fanciful wish to remain together while beneath an enchanted cherry tree, they quickly find their friendship tested in more demanding ways than they ever expected. Mokona, the fair residing within the legendary tree has chosen the three unsuspecting friends to defend the earth in a battle against extra-dimensional forces threatening to consume the planet. But they are not alone in their struggle. With the guidance of Clef, a rouge priest from invading world of Cephiro, Hikaru discovers Lexus Ã¢â¬â the first of the three ancient allies duty bound to aid the girls. Merging with this fearsome deity of fire, Hikaru must protect her friends from the assault of Chepiro's ice-witch Alcyone.
Air Date: 1997-07-25
- 32 Rayearth OAV - Collection II
- 33 Rayearth OVA - Collection III
The Earth lies darkened and deserted. Despite the best efforts of the heroine, Hikaru, the evil-filled castle of Cephiro has taken over the world and stands in the centre of a lifeless Tokyo. Before the ice-witch Alcyone can take her revenge on Hikaru though, she is rescued by Lantis, a young man who seals her into a magical maze where she is challenged to prove her powers while her friends are hunted down by Cephiro's warlocks. Fleeing through the silent city, Umi and Fuu must seek out the sleeping Mashin — godlike creatures that will fuse with them to form giant warriors of awesome destructive power. But the Magic Knights are afraid, untrained and alone... will even the Mashin be enough to save them from the evil acts of Cephiro?