All Seasons, Movies and OVAs of Fairy Tail Sorted in the Best Watch Order

Okay, now, let’s be honest, Fairy Tail isn’t for everyone. It’s a series that only attracts action-loving junkies who value an adventure based on friendship and camaraderie.

Fairy Tail doesn’t have a unique plot, but it’s 10 years’ worth of episodes has made it a comfort anime for those who have watched it growing up.

The anime’s strength can easily become its fatal flaw. Due to the huge number of episodes, fans often find it worrying that they might have skipped something or missed a valuable installment.

Fairy Tail has nine seasons which consist of 328 episodes in total. It has also received two movies and 9 OVAs. The anime can be followed best by the release order, but we also have the vhronologocal order for the hardcore fans.

So, without further adom let me show you around thai wonderful world of complete craziness where taking off clothes and bursting into flames are completely normal actions.

1. Release Order of Fairy Tail Seasons with Fillers

SeasonCanonMixed Canon/FillerFillerTotal Episodes
Season 11-8, 10-18, 21-48209, 1948
Season 251-68049-50, 69-7224
Season 376-100073-7528
Season 4101-124012525
Season 500126-15025
Season 6152-175151025
Season 7176-200, 227-259, 261-265201, 255, 260202-22690
Season 8 266-267, 269, 271-27727026812
Season 9278- 311, 313-328312051

If you want to know more about the filler list of Fairy Tail, the visit our below linked article:

2. Movies

  • Fairy Tail the Movie: Phoenix Priestess (2012)
  • Fairy Tail: Dragon Cry (2017)

3. OVAs

  • Prologue: The Sunrise
  • OVA 1: Welcome to Fairy Hills!! (2011)
  • OVA 2: Fairy Academy: Yankee-kun and Yankee-chan (2011)
  • OVA 3: Memory Days (2012)
  • OVA 4: Fairies’ Training Camp (2012)
  • OVA 5: The Exciting Ryuzetsu Land (2013)
  • OVA 6: Fairy Tail x Rave (2013)
  • OVA 7: Fairies’ Penalty Game (2016)
  • OVA 8: Natsu vs Mavis (2016)
  • OVA 9: Fairies’ Christmas (2016)
All Seasons, Movies and OVAs of Fairy Tail Sorted in the Best Watch Order
Fairy Tail | Source: Fandom

3. Chronological Order

  • Fairy Tail (Season 1- Season 2) – Episode 1-69
  • ⁠Fairy Tail OVA 1 Welcome to Fairy Hills!!
  • ⁠Fairy Tail OVA 2 Fairy Academy
  • ⁠Fairy Tail OVA 3 Memory Days
  • ⁠Fairy Tail (Season 2- Season 4) – Episode 70-124
  • Prologue: The Sunrise
  • ⁠Fairy Tail: Phoenix Priestess (Movie) (2012)
  • ⁠Fairy Tail (Season 4- Season 5)- Episode 125-150
  • ⁠Fairy Tail OVA 6 Fairy Tail X Rave
  • ⁠Fairy Tail (Season 6) – Episode 151-154
  • ⁠Fairy Tail OVA 4 Fairies’ Training Camp
  • ⁠Fairy Tail (Season 6) – Episode 155-170
  • ⁠Fairy Tail OVA 5 The Exciting Ryuzetsu Land
  • ⁠Fairy Tail (Season 6) – Episode 171-175
  • Fairy Tail: The First Morning (Movie) (2013)
  • ⁠Fairy Tail (Season 7) – Episode 176-203
  • ⁠Fairy Tail OVA 7 Fairies’ Penalty Game
  • ⁠Fairy Tail (Season 7) – Episode 204-233
  • ⁠Fairy Tail OVA 8 Natsu vs Mavis
  • ⁠Fairy Tail OVA 9 Fairies’ Christmas
  • ⁠Fairy Tail (Season 7- Season 8) – Episode 234-277
  • ⁠Fairy Tail: Dragon Cry (Movie) (2017)
  • Fairy Tail (Season 9)

4. Where to watch Fairy Tail anime and movies?

TitleStreaming Options
Season 1Hulu, Crunchyroll, Funimation, Tubi
Season 2Hulu, Crunchyroll, Funimation, Tubi
Season 3Crunchyroll, Funimation, Tubi
Season 4Crunchyroll, Funimation, Tubi
Season 5Crunchyroll, Funimation, Tubi
Season 6Crunchyroll, Funimation, Tubi
Season 7Crunchyroll, Funimation, Tubi
Season 8Crunchyroll, Funimation, Tubi
Season 9Crunchyroll, Funimation, Tubi
Fairy Tail the Movie: Phoenix PriestessVudu
Fairy Tail: Dragon CryPrime Video, Vudu
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5. Where to watch Fairy Tail with English subs and dub?

Crunchyroll and Funimation have all the episodes of Fairy Tail in Ebglish subbed and dubbed format. Hulu only has the first two seasons.

FairyTail Official Trailer

6. Can you download and watch Fairy Tail offline?

Several websites offer download options with their different packages, and we have the readymade list right here

WebsiteSubscription PackagesOffline Viewing
CrunchyrollFan – $7.99/monthNo
Mega Fan – $9.99/monthYes
Ultimate Fan – $14.99/month
FunimationPremium: $5.99 a month / $59.99 per yearNo
Premium Plus: $7.99 a month / $79.99 per yearYes
Premium Plus Ultra: $99.99 per yearYes
HuluAd-Supported: $7.99/month (or $79.99/year)Yes
No Ads: $14.99/monthYes
VuduOnly purchased movies and series are downloadableYes

7. What to do if Fairy Tail is not available to watch in your region?

A lot of anime are geo-blocked for several countries. If the anime isn’t available on any streaming website in your area, then you can use a VPN to bypass the geo-block.

There are many paid VPN services available, but you also have free options at hand. You can also use free browser extensions VPNs that you will find in the extension store.

If you are accessing streaming websites from your phone, you will find several VPNs from the app store. The important thing is that My Hero Academia is present in catalogs of Funimation, Hulu, Crunchyroll, and Netflix, so set your VPN to a suitable location to access the anime from anywhere.

8. How much time will it take to watch Fairy Tail?

For all of you who just can’t wait to get to the end of the fiery group’s adventures, here’s how much time you would need to complete the whole Fairy Tail anime.

  • Anime Episodes: 7872 minutes or 131 hours and 12 minutes.
  • Movies: 2 hours 50 minutes
  • OVA: 255 mins or 4hours and 15 minutes
How much time will it take to watch Fairy Tail?
Natsu Dragneel | Source: Fandom

Thus, in order to complete Fairy Tail in one uninterrupted sitting, you would need 8297 minutes or 138 hours and 17 minutes. That is approximately a little less than 6 days.

9. Conclusion

Fairy Tail has a simple watch order, and you should watch all the seasons before moving onto the movies. The OVAs will not impact the main plot so you can watch them whenever. The chronological order can also be followed if you are willing to skip around midway through a season.

So, what are you waiting for? Get involved into this awesome comfort series where the characters are always busy burning up towns wherever they visit.

10. About Fairy Tail

Fairy Tail is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Hiro Mashima.

During his journey to explore the Kingdom of Fiore, Natsu Dragneel, a dragon slayer wizard from the Fairy Tail guild, becomes friends with a young celestial wizard named Lucy Heartfilia and invites her to join Fairy Tail.

Lucy agrees and forms a team with Natsu and his cat-like partner, Happy. The team was later joined by other members: Gray Fullbuster, an ice wizard; Erza Scarlet, a magical knight; and Wendy Marvell and Carla, another dragon slayer and Exceed duo.


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