The BEST Episodes of Bar Karma

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Dec 8, 2021

Network: Current TV

Harnessing innovative technology from the mind of video game legend Will Wright and storytelling expertise from television hitmaker Albie Hecht, Creation Studios is looking to revolutionize the way TV is made. And that's by including you in the creative process of a new television series called Bar Karma--the first show of its kind. Utilizing Will Wright's StoryMaker Engine, you can develop the stories and characters you want to see. You'll also be able to vote on ideas submitted by other members of the Creation Studios community. The most popular ideas will become contenders for the actual plot developments on the show, written and filmed by our professional production team. It's not reality television; it's real television made by real people, including you. And it all starts with a story about a guy who walks into a bar...

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An Open Mind

#1 - An Open Mind

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Feb 25, 2011

A hospital patient is summoned during a surgical procedure.

star 9.74
31 votes
Directors: Henry S. Miller
Writers: Erin Maher, Kay Reindl
The Day the Music Died

#2 - The Day the Music Died

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Apr 15, 2011

When a man runs into Bar Karma to escape the police, the staff is scared of what he's hiding in his jacket...until they see it's not a gun, but a drumstick.

star 9.71
31 votes
Directors: Henry S. Miller
Writers: Jill Abbinanti, Rob Cohen
Term Limits

#3 - Term Limits

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Mar 18, 2011

A US senator from 2058 is hiding a secret from the President that could kill her career and her lover.

star 9.70
30 votes
Directors: Jonathan Judge
Writers: Polly Draper
The Hacker

#4 - The Hacker

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Apr 1, 2011

When Doug tries to stop a hacker from releasing a virus to destroy the Internet, Dayna must take the biggest risk of all...leaving the bar.

star 9.61
31 votes
Writers: Christopher Leone, Laura Harkcom
Fair Catch

#5 - Fair Catch

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Mar 11, 2011

Dayna summons a '60s football player to Bar Karma who is torn between two women, but when Doug tries to help, he lands in dangerous territory -- the cheerleaders' locker room.

star 8.81
31 votes
Directors: Jonathan Judge
Writers: Jim Hecht
Man Walks Out of a Bar

#6 - Man Walks Out of a Bar

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Apr 29, 2011

Doug returns to the luxury of his former life and is offered a deal on an unusual news organization. But Dayna tries to bring him back by revealing the truth about her ... and why he was brought to Bar Karma in the first place.

star 8.56
32 votes
Writers: Jeffrey Townsend, Patrick Carman
Once Upon a Time Line

#7 - Once Upon a Time Line

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Feb 18, 2011

A writer arrives and learns his latest work will inspire an act of terrorism.

star 8.43
113 votes
Directors: Jonathan Judge
Writers: Jeffrey Townsend, Patrick Carman
A Guy Walks Into the Bar

#8 - A Guy Walks Into the Bar

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Feb 11, 2011

A billionaire internet mogul gets a chance to change his life

star 8.17
142 votes
Directors: Jonathan Judge
Double Blind

#9 - Double Blind

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Mar 4, 2011

In 2017, a beautiful Brazilian woman arrives at Bar Karma with a mysterious device...but when it's destroyed, it could mean the difference between life and death

star 7.75
4 votes
Directors: Jonathan Judge
Writers: Jill Abbinanti
The Arrival

#10 - The Arrival

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Mar 25, 2011

While most of the universe is dreaming, the jukebox mysteriously allows an unwelcome stranger into Bar Karma, and James must face his deepest fears.

star 6.97
31 votes
Directors: David Kaplan
Writers: Jeffrey Townsend, Patrick Carman
Enter the Community

#11 - Enter the Community

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Apr 22, 2011

Worlds collide when a Bar Karma Community Member is the patron at the bar and explores the cosmic choices leading to the series finale.

star 6.80
5 votes
Writers: Alan Goodman
Three Times A Lady

#12 - Three Times A Lady

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Apr 8, 2011

When a waitress with multiple personalities enters Bar Karma, the staff must determine which personality has the karmic dilemma and how to help her.

star 6.67
3 votes
Directors: Jonathan Frakes
Writers: Anna Lotto