Season 1

  • Episode 2. The Source of Magic

    Quentin is distraught as he faces expulsion for his involvement in an otherworldly attack on Brakebills, while Julia delves deeper into underground magic and takes a test to prove herself to the Hedge Witches.

  • Episode 4. The World In The Walls

    Quentin wakes up in a mental hospital and must set his panic aside to seek the help of the one person he least trusts. Julia is hurt after her fallout with Quentin and commits to learning more powerful spells with the Hedge Witches.

  • Episode 6. Impractical Applications

    The first-year students are put through The Trials, a series of unconventional and emotional tests. Those who pass will experience the journey of a lifetime. Fail, and their time at Brakebills is over.

  • Episode 7. The Mayakovsky Circumstance

    The first-years meet an uncompromising professor at Brakebills South who pushes their boundaries both in magic and in their personal lives. After Julia loses everything, she must decide whether she’s ready to accept help…and what that means for her future as a Magician.

  • Episode 8. The Strangled Heart

    Brakebills is thrown into chaos when Penny is violently attacked by someone they thought was a friend while Quentin tries to find a connection to The Beast. After entering a rehab facility, Julia considers giving up magic for good.

  • Episode 9. The Writing Room

    Quentin, Alice, Eliot and Penny travel to England to Plover’s estate in search of a missing magic button, but what they find is a hauntingly terrifying vision of the author’s true self. Julia, now out of rehab, searches for real meaning in her magic, but it comes at a very high cost.

  • Episode 10. Homecoming

    Penny travels to the world of The Neitherlands where he soon finds it’s not as friendly as he thought. Quentin and Alice must work together, no matter how uncomfortable, to save him. Julia joins an eclectic group of Magicians known as the Free Traders, but a surprising member stands in her way.