The BEST Episodes of Altered Carbon
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Mar 8, 2021
After 250 years on ice, a prisoner returns to life in a new body with one chance to win his freedom: by solving a mind-bending murder.
#1 - The Killers
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Feb 2, 2018
As a cornered Kovacs braces for a final showdown in the sky, a new hero emerges and more buried secrets come to light.
#2 - Man with My Face
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Feb 2, 2018
With Ortega's fate hanging in the balance, Kovacs drops a bombshell on the Bancrofts. Later, he comes face to face with an unsettling opponent.
#3 - Rage in Heaven
Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Feb 2, 2018
After a devastating rampage, Kovacs and his allies hatch a bold -- and very risky -- scheme to infiltrate Head in the Clouds.
#4 - The Wrong Man
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Feb 2, 2018
After learning his sleeve's identity, Kovacs demands the full story from Ortega. A tip from Poe leads to a major breakthrough in the Bancroft case.
#5 - Clash by Night
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Feb 2, 2018
His world rocked, Kovacs requests a dipper to help him sew up the Bancroft case quickly. Ortega races to identify the mystery woman from Fight Drome.
#6 - Nora Inu
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Feb 2, 2018
As Kovacs reconnects with a figure from his past, his tangled history with the Protectorate, the Uprising and Quell plays out in flashbacks.
#7 - Force of Evil
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Feb 2, 2018
Tortured by his captor, Kovacs taps into his Envoy training to survive. Ortega springs a surprise on her family for Día de los Muertos.
#8 - Broken Angels
Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Feb 27, 2020
With the fate of the whole planet on the line, Kovacs, Quell and team race to find Konrad Harlan and stop a catastrophic blast of Angelfire.
#9 - Bury Me Dead
Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Feb 27, 2020
As Quell reconnects to her past at Stronghold, she leads the clone into an underground chamber teeming with secrets. Harlan shows her true colors.
#10 - Experiment Perilous
Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Feb 27, 2020
When Quell's sleeve begins to shut down, Poe and Ms. Dig send her into VR. Kovacs finally learns the truth about her deadly rampages.
#11 - In a Lonely Place
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Feb 2, 2018
Kovacs recruits an unlikely partner to watch his back during a banquet at the Bancroft home, where Ortega oversees the night's grisly entertainment.
#12 - Nightmare Alley
Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Feb 27, 2020
Kovacs contends with ghosts from his past as he's tortured by Carrera. Poe seeks help from a fellow AI. Trepp gets a lead on the man she's after.
#13 - Out of the Past
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Feb 2, 2018
Waking up in a new body 250 years after his death, Takeshi Kovacs discovers he's been resurrected to help a titan of industry solve his own murder.
#14 - Fallen Angel
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Feb 2, 2018
While Kovacs tracks down a man who sent Bancroft a death threat, Lt. Ortega bends the rules to keep tabs on his whereabouts.
#15 - Shadow of a Doubt
Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Feb 27, 2020
While the planet celebrates Harlan's Day, Kovacs hatches an escape plan. Quell pieces together fragments of her life. Poe faces a reckoning.
#16 - I Wake Up Screaming
Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Feb 27, 2020
Carrera sends his secret weapon on a deadly mission. Kovacs and Trepp smuggle Quell out of the city. Poe takes a risky trip into virtual reality.
#17 - Payment Deferred
Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Feb 27, 2020
Carrera takes charge of the murder investigation. Kovacs sets out to find Axley's bounty hunter. Poe's memory glitches worsen.
#18 - Phantom Lady
Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Feb 27, 2020
Thirty years after the Bancroft case, a Meth tracks down Kovacs to offer him a job, a high-tech sleeve and a chance to see Quellcrist Falconer again.