Steven Universe

10 Best Episodes of Steven Universe

A young boy takes his mother's place in a group of gemstone-based beings, and must learn to control his powers.

Written by Sophie and last updated on feb 04, 2023.

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Steven Universe - S1E26

#15 - Ocean Gem (Season 1 - Episode 26)

The ocean disappears on the first day of summer and Beach City is in a panic.

The episode was rated 8.59 from 328 votes.

Steven Universe - S1E48

#14 - The Return (Season 1 - Episode 48)


A new threat arrives in Beach City.

The episode was rated 8.59 from 370 votes.

Steven Universe - S2E12

#13 - We Need to Talk (Season 2 - Episode 12)

After witnessing Steven and Connie fuse again, Greg explains how he learned of gem fusion from his time with Rose, hoping to pull it off himself in order to grow closer to her.

The episode was rated 8.61 from 330 votes.

Steven Universe - S2E9

#12 - Sworn to the Sword (Season 2 - Episode 9)


Pearl teaches Connie how to sword fight on Steven's request but it doesn't go quite as planned.

The episode was rated 8.62 from 353 votes.

Steven Universe - S5E4

#11 - Lars' Head (Season 5 - Episode 4)

Steven's tears accidentally bring Lars back to life, but with unintentional side effects.

The episode was rated 8.65 from 407 votes.

Steven Universe - S1E45

#10 - Rose's Scabbard (Season 1 - Episode 45)


Steven joins Pearl on a Special Mission to a place that belonged to Rose Quartz.

The episode was rated 8.66 from 387 votes.

Steven Universe - S5E21

#9 - The Question (Season 5 - Episode 21)

Ruby goes on an adventure.

The episode was rated 8.67 from 181 votes.

Steven Universe - S3E20

#8 - Bismuth (Season 3 - Episode 20)


An item from the Gems' past is discovered inside of Lion's mane.

The episode was rated 8.68 from 415 votes.

Steven Universe - S5E24

#7 - Legs From Here to Homeworld (Season 5 - Episode 24)

Steven travels to visit family.

The episode was rated 8.72 from 176 votes.

Steven Universe - S2E25

#6 - The Answer (Season 2 - Episode 25)


Garnet finally tells Steven the story of how she came to be a Crystal Gem.

The episode was rated 8.79 from 384 votes.

Steven Universe - S1E35

#5 - Lion 3: Straight to Video (Season 1 - Episode 35)

Lion keeps laying on Steven's face while Steven is sleeping.

The episode was rated 8.79 from 382 votes.

Steven Universe - S5E18

#4 - A Single Pale Rose (Season 5 - Episode 18)


Steven helps Pearl with her phone.

The episode was rated 9.07 from 242 votes.

Steven Universe - S1E49

#3 - Jail Break (Season 1 - Episode 49)

Steven teams up with a new ally to rescue the Crystal Gems.

The episode was rated 9.08 from 458 votes.

Steven Universe - S5E23

#2 - Reunited (Season 5 - Episode 23)


Steven brings everyone together for a special reunion.

The episode was rated 9.11 from 209 votes.

Steven Universe - S5E28

#1 - Change Your Mind (Season 5 - Episode 28)

Steven faces his biggest challenge yet.

The episode was rated 9.30 from 239 votes.

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