The Worst Episodes of Girl Meets World: When the Show Lost Its Way

Are you a fan of Girl Meets World, the hit Disney Channel show that follows the daughter of Cory and Topanga as she navigates the ups and downs of middle school? Well, let’s be honest, even the best shows have their not-so-great moments. In this listicle, we’re going to take a look at the worst episodes of Girl Meets World. From cringe-worthy storylines to over-the-top acting, these episodes will have you questioning why you ever fell in love with the show in the first place. So grab some popcorn and get ready to cringe along with us.
Girl Meets Yearbook

Girl Meets Yearbook

Season 2 – Episode 12

Air Date: 2015-08-07

The kids aren’t satisfied with what they’ve been voted “Most Likely” for in the school yearbook, and take matters into their own hands to change it.

Girl Meets Triangle

Girl Meets Triangle

Season 3 – Episode 5

Air Date: 2016-06-24

Maya’s art teacher implies that her friendship with Riley could be affecting her artist’s voice, thus kicking her identity crisis into full gear.

Girl Meets World of Terror 3

Girl Meets World of Terror 3

Season 3 – Episode 15

Air Date: 2016-10-14

Auggie hosts “Scary Time Theater” and shows what the world would be like if Riley and Maya had never met.

Girl Meets She Don't Like Me

Girl Meets She Don’t Like Me

Season 3 – Episode 14

Air Date: 2016-09-23

Riley tries to make new friends in high school but everyone acts less friendly than she expects.

Girl Meets Fish

Girl Meets Fish

Season 2 – Episode 11

Air Date: 2015-07-24

It’s Riley’s turn to take the class fish home for the weekend, but it dies as soon as she gets it. Auggie suspects foul play.

Girl Meets Rileytown

Girl Meets Rileytown

Season 2 – Episode 17

Air Date: 2015-09-25

After Maya hurts Riley’s feelings, the group learns that Riley is overly sensitive because another classmate is making fun of her. Riley’s friends encourage her to like herself for who she is.

Girl Meets World: of Terror 2

Girl Meets World: of Terror 2

Season 2 – Episode 18

Air Date: 2015-10-02

Riley and Maya meet the Ghost of the Bay Window, a flapper girl from the 1920’s who makes people sing and dance!

Girl Meets the Bay Window

Girl Meets the Bay Window

Season 2 – Episode 29

Air Date: 2016-02-19

Riley decides to redecorate the bay window; Maya is offended and hurt that Riley would violate their sacred space.

Girl Meets Hollyworld

Girl Meets Hollyworld

Season 3 – Episode 17

Air Date: 2016-11-10

Maya schemes to sabotage another actress so that her mom will get a role in an upcoming movie.

Girl Meets World

Girl Meets World

Season 1 – Episode 1

Air Date: 2014-06-27

When Maya leads a rebellion in class, Riley joins in to try to be like her – much to her father, Cory’s, dismay.

Girl Meets Ski Lodge Part 2

Girl Meets Ski Lodge Part 2

Season 3 – Episode 9

Air Date: 2016-07-29

The group’s ski trip comes to an end, and Lucas must finally choose between Maya and Riley.

Girl Meets Legacy

Girl Meets Legacy

Season 2 – Episode 30

Air Date: 2016-03-11

With middle school graduation around the corner, Riley, Maya, Lucas and Farkle work together to determine what kind of legacy they want to leave at John Quincy Adams.

Girl Meets High School Part 2

Girl Meets High School Part 2

Season 3 – Episode 2

Air Date: 2016-06-05

The foursome continues to navigate the rigors of high school; some join sports teams while others choose academic clubs.

World Meets Girl

World Meets Girl

Season 3 – Episode 19

Air Date: 2016-12-09

Fans peek behind the scenes of Girl Meets World.

Girl Meets the Truth

Girl Meets the Truth

Season 1 – Episode 5

Air Date: 2014-08-01

After Cory teaches a lesson on truth, Riley and Maya struggle with whether or not it was right to lie to Farkle and tell him he’s a good actor and if Maya should keep the locket she found, even though it doesn’t belong to her.

Girl Meets Farkle's Choice

Girl Meets Farkle’s Choice

Season 1 – Episode 19

Air Date: 2015-02-06

Farkle has to choose between Riley and Maya as dates to an awards ceremony that he attends annually. Meanwhile, Topanga, Cory, and Auggie have a book club with Auggie’s girlfriend, Ava.

Girl Meets the Tell-Tale-Tot

Girl Meets the Tell-Tale-Tot

Season 2 – Episode 6

Air Date: 2015-06-05

Riley tells a lie so she and Maya can attend a party and must deal with the guilt of sneaking around her parents.

Girl Meets Hurricane

Girl Meets Hurricane

Season 2 – Episode 8

Air Date: 2015-06-19

Cory and Shawn take the girls out for a fun night, but just as Maya feels closer to Shawn, someone from his past comes back into his life and risks ruining everything.

Girl Meets Mr. Squirrels Goes to Washington

Girl Meets Mr. Squirrels Goes to Washington

Season 2 – Episode 9

Air Date: 2015-07-10

Uncle Eric is recruited to run for the Senate, but learns it was only because they expected him to lose. Riley and her friends rally together to help his campaign.

Girl Meets Semi-Formal

Girl Meets Semi-Formal

Season 2 – Episode 13

Air Date: 2015-08-14

Riley is asked to the semi-formal dance by a classmate named Charlie and is torn whether to go with him or Lucas. Meanwhile, Cory’s brother Eric is paid a visit from an old friend.