Top 50 Worst Episodes of Inuyasha

These would be the picks in terms of worst storyline and overall plot mechanisms being put to poor use. I've made another list to go in conjunction with this list, pertaining to the best episodes from the series run.
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1.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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Inuyasha and the gang accept a job to get rid of monkeys who are destroying fields. They meet three monkeys... (24 mins.)
 
2.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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Tesso, a mouse demon who is afraid of cats, transforms into a faith healer, and chases out Kuroro, a Nekomata who is bothering him. Inuyasha and his gang come across villagers who mistake Kirara for Kuroro and try to chase her out. (24 mins.)
 
3.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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Sara, a mysterious woman, appears before Sara. Sara was once saved by Sesshomaru. She was reincarnated just as she had died from an illness. She has stolen Inuyasha's Tessaiga, and turned Miroku and Sango into glass statues. (24 mins.)
 
4.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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Sara asks Sesshomaru to destroy her along with the spirit. Sesshomaru complies, and uses the Tessaiga to destroy Sara along with the spirit. Sara accepts her fate. Inuyasha and Kagome watch her final moments. (24 mins.)
 
5.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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Kagome is able to pull out the Tetsusaiga. Sesshomaru tries to kill her, and Inuyasha is angered and fights to protect Kagome. His will to protect a human changes the Tetsusaiga into its true form, a fang sword. (24 mins.)
 
6.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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In their travels, Inuyasha & Kagome stumble across a young Traveler who's in search of a missing princess; only to find a demon is behind hers and the disappearances of a slew of young maidens. (24 mins.)
 
7.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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Kagome learns that Inuyasha is a half demon, born of a human mother and a dog demon. Inuyasha's half brother Sesshomaru appears... (24 mins.)
 
8.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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The muonna makes Inuyasha reveal the location of his father's grave. Sesshomaru removes Inuyasha's right... (24 mins.)
 
9.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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Ryukotsusei knocks away the Tetsusaiga, and Inuyasha transforms into a demon. Totosai tells everyone to retreat because they are in danger, but Kagome decides to stay behind. (24 mins.)
 
10.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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Inuyasha visits Totosai's workplace by himself. The Tetsusaiga was broken by Goshinki, and Inuyasha's own fang was used to repair it... (24 mins.)
 
11.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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Naraku appears before Sesshomaru and lends him an arm with a sacred jewel shard embedded in it. Sesshomaru attaches the arm to himself and appears before Inuyasha and the gang to steal the Tetsusaiga. (24 mins.)
 
12.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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Miroku's Wind Tunnel gets damaged in a fight and he must return to the Temple of his master; who is the only one who can repair it. But it appears that his master is not behaving like himself. (24 mins.)
 
13.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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Inuyasha visits Totosai in search of a technique that can break through Naraku's barrier. There he meets Bunza, a wildcat-demon child. The two do as Totosai orders them. Bunza acts as if he's the older disciple, but ends up collapsing. (24 mins.)
 
14.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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Kotatsu, a painter, sees a dream in which he becomes successful by controlling an army of ogres drawn with ink that has a sacred jewel shard in it... (24 mins.)
 
15.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
Episode: Tetsusaiga and Tenseiga (2001)
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The Tenseiga and the Tetsusaiga, two great swords that were forged by swordsmith Totosai, have been left to Sesshomaru and Inuyasha by their father... (24 mins.)
 
16.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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A teenage girl periodically travels back in time to feudal Japan to help a young half demon recover the shards of a jewel of great power. (24 mins.)
 
17.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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Sesshomaru wields the Tetsusaiga with his borrowed arm against Inuyasha, who fights back with his scabbard... (24 mins.)
 
18.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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Sango returns to the demon slayer village and repairs her Hiraikotsu. She also lays her father and her comrades' ashes to rest. When she is about to leave, she is attacked. (24 mins.)
 
19.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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Sango steals the Tetsusaiga and is led to Naraku's castle. Sango tries to use the opportunity to kill Naraku... (24 mins.)
 
20.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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Sango's younger brother, Kohaku, who's supposed to be dead, is alive. Naraku reveals that Kohaku is living because of a sacred jewel shard that is planted in his back. (24 mins.)
 
21.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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Inuyasha slices through the Panthers' barrier with his red Tetsusaiga, and Inuyasha and Koga make their way into the castle town. Meanwhile, Miroku and Sango have fallen under the Divas' spell, and Kagome is being held in a prison. (24 mins.)
 
22.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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Tsubaki visits the onmyoji mansion where she once trained. She plans to open a forbidden door in order... (24 mins.)
 
23.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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Naraku's baby is bringing virtuous priests close to death and peering into their minds. He is trying... (24 mins.)
 
24.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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Naraku has cut off Tekkei's head. He heads to the place between this world and the next on the river of blood that comes gushing out... (24 mins.)
 
25.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
Episode: Plot of the Walking Dead (2002)
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Kikyo was brought back to life by one of Urasue's secret techniques. She meets Monju, who is in the same situation. Monju doesn't have enough souls of the dead. He regains his vigor when he is given the souls that the Shinidamachu bring... (24 mins.)
 
26.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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Tsubaki is a priestess who was considered to be on par with Kikyo. She was jealous that the Shikon Jewel was not entrusted to her... (24 mins.)
 
27.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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There is a rift in Naraku's barrier. But it's the beginning of the month, and when night falls, Inuyasha loses his demon powers, and the search for Naraku is called off. (24 mins.)
 
28.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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Inuyasha and Sesshomaru continue fighting for the Tetsusaiga. After the fight, while Sesshomaru is recovering... (24 mins.)
 
29.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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A demon named Chokyukai is revived, and begins to steal girls. A young man named Kisuke comes to Kaede for help. Inuyasha go to defeat the demon. When they arrive at Kisuke's village, Chokyukai appears leading a water imp and a monkey. (24 mins.)
 
30.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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Inuyasha and Miroku come across a cave when they go looking for the source of a strong evil presence. The Fuko no Jutsu has been placed on the cave. Hundreds of demons will fight to the death and are absorbed by the victors. (24 mins.)
 
31.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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Sango and Miroku fight the Naraku puppet and Inuyasha and Kouga continue their fight (Kouga thinks Inuyasha killed his tribe)... (24 mins.)
 
32.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
Episode: Kohaku's Lost Memory (2001)
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Sango finds the bodies of her father and the other slayers at the ruins of Naraku's castle. Her brother Kohaku is nearby but can only remember that he escaped the castle. (24 mins.)
 
33.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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Miroku is reunited with Koharu, a girl he once made advances on. He leaves her in a certain village... (24 mins.)
 
34.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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Acting under Naraku's request, Kikyo traps the Inuyasha gang with an illusory mist, causing them to have nightmarish visions. (24 mins.)
 
35.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
Episode: The Wind Scar Fails (2001)
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Kanna's mirror fails to absorb Kagome's soul, probably because of its size, but it reflects Inuyasha's Wind Scar, the Tetsusaiga's special technique. Inuyasha is injured by the blast of wind blasted back at him. Then Naraku appears. (24 mins.)
 
36.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
Episode: Kirara, Come Home! (2003)
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Kirara disappears. Sango is worried. Shippo deduces Kirara's reasons for disappearing. He blames Inuyasha and the others... (24 mins.)
 
37.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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Husbands are being lured away from their village by a beautiful demon. Their wives ask Miroku to defeat the demon. Worried about him, Sango accompanies him. But Sango is separated from him by an odd mist. (24 mins.)
 
38.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
Episode: Kikyo the Dark Priestess (2002)
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Kagome desperately fights the curse placed on her by Tsubaki, a dark priestess. Meanwhile, Kikyo appears before Tsubaki. Tsubaki is surprised and cuts off her curse. (24 mins.)
 
39.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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Naraku is trying to absorb Sesshomaru so that he can get the powers of a complete demon. But Inuyasha breaks through his barrier and interferes. When Naraku sees that the tables have been turned, he retreats behind his miasma. (24 mins.)
 
40.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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Hakudoshi releases a swarm of Zushi Rats into a field in order to lure Kikyo out. The rats devour villages... (24 mins.)
 
41.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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Children have been kidnaped, and a group of priests led by Ungai, a powerful priest who hates demons... (24 mins.)
 
42.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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Inuyasha fights the lord of Ogre Castle. Sanfo hears that Miroku has gone to the basement with the princess, and goes after him with the old purifier. Kagome finds the corpse of the real princess in the lord's bedroom. (24 mins.)
 
43.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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Snow is falling out of season. Miroku is abducted by Koyuki, a mysterious woman. Kagome and the others... (24 mins.)
 
44.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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In feudal Japan, Naraku has sent a demon called Mimisenri to look for the Sacred Jewel shards. Meanwhile... (24 mins.)
 
45.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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Inuyasha and the gang meet Shinosuke, who is looking for his fiance. They are led to a village of only women... (24 mins.)
 
46.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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A treasure stealing invisible demon appears. An old lady who failed to defeat him asks Inuyasha and the gang for help. Inuyasha are in charge of guarding the second biggest mansion in town. (24 mins.)
 
47.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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The area between this world and the next, where Sacred Jewel shard is, is the demon graveyard where Inuyasha's father's corpse rests... (24 mins.)
 
48.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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Myoga comes to deliver a message from Totosai. He says that the Tetsusaiga will become stronger if it cuts a Hyakki Bat... (24 mins.)
 
49.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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The Hyakki Bat demon Otakemaru tries to destroy the village along with Shiori's mother. Inuyasha is... (24 mins.)
 
50.
Inuyasha (2000 TV Series)
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Inuyasha and the gang meet an old lady who's a seemingly fake purifier. In order to find out why so many demons have appeared recently... (24 mins.)