10 Best Episodes of Cursed

In this fresh take on the Arthurian legend, teenager Nimue joins forces with mercenary Arthur on a quest to find Merlin and deliver an ancient sword.

Written by Sophie and last updated on dec 28, 2022.

PS: The following content contains spoilers!

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Cursed - S1E1

#10 - Nimue (Season 1 - Episode 1)

Scorned as a witch, a young woman with powers leaves her village to start a new life — just as a ruthless army scours the countryside for her kind.

The episode was rated 7.01 from 748 votes.

Cursed - S1E2

#9 - Cursed (Season 1 - Episode 2)


Shaken and alone, Nimue presses ahead on her quest, as flashbacks reveal a harrowing encounter years ago that changed the course of her life.

The episode was rated 7.18 from 644 votes.

Cursed - S1E3

#8 - Alone (Season 1 - Episode 3)

Waking in an abbey, Nimue finds herself surrounded by strangers and forced to tend to Red Paladins. Arthur sets out on an adventure of his own.

The episode was rated 7.37 from 574 votes.

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#7 - The Red Lake (Season 1 - Episode 4)


On her way to Gramaire, Nimue learns of a thriving Fey resistance. Merlin butters up Lord Rugen. Iris grows suspicious of Morgana.

The episode was rated 7.43 from 548 votes.

Cursed - S1E9

#6 - Poisons (Season 1 - Episode 9)

Nimue weighs a fateful decision, Uther takes a defiant step, and Gawain discovers not all is what it seems within the Red Paladin camp.

The episode was rated 7.43 from 497 votes.

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#5 - Bring Us In Good Ale (Season 1 - Episode 7)


While Nimue, Morgana and Kaze seek refuge in an ancient web of tunnels, Arthur and Gawain fend off a siege led by the Weeping Monk.

The episode was rated 7.44 from 499 votes.

Cursed - S1E8

#4 - The Fey Queen (Season 1 - Episode 8)

With Red Paladins closing in on the Fey hideout, Nimue hatches a bold plan to buy time and secure an escape for her people.

The episode was rated 7.47 from 505 votes.

Cursed - S1E5

#3 - The Joining (Season 1 - Episode 5)


Morgana urges Nimue to use the sword for leverage, Father Carden faces a bitter humiliation, and Uther loses patience with Merlin.

The episode was rated 7.48 from 520 votes.

Cursed - S1E6

#2 - Festa and Moreii (Season 1 - Episode 6)

In the ruins of a castle, Nimue and Merlin finally meet face to face, and more secrets from the past come screaming to the surface.

The episode was rated 7.49 from 506 votes.

Cursed - S1E10

#1 - The Sacrifice (Season 1 - Episode 10)


With the future of the Fey hanging in the balance and enemies closing in from all sides, Nimue sets in motion the final pieces of her plan.

The episode was rated 7.68 from 499 votes.

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