The BEST Episodes of Batwoman

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Oct 24, 2019

Network: The CW

Kate Kane never planned to be Gotham’s new vigilante. Three years after Batman mysteriously disappeared, Gotham is a city in despair. Armed with a passion for social justice and a flair for speaking her mind, Kate soars through the shadowed streets of Gotham as Batwoman. But don’t call her a hero yet. In a city desperate for a savior, she must first overcome her own demons before embracing the call to be Gotham’s symbol of hope.

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#1 - Down, Down, Down

Season 1 - Episode 3

As the city waits impatiently for another visit from who they think is Batman, Alice continues to taunt Kate with a secret but also sets her sights on Jacob and Catherine. Kate is visited by Tommy Elliot, a childhood friend of her cousin who has finally realized his lifelong dream of being wealthier than Bruce Wayne and throws a party so all of Gotham can celebrate his success. Mary gets an unexpected new bestie when Sophie is assigned to protect her. Luke and Kate work together to uncover who may have taken a valuable weapon from Batman’s arsenal. And as Batwoman faces a new enemy, Kate realizes she must either walk away from her new role or fully embrace the mantle as Gotham’s new hope.

star 7.53
530 votes
Directors: Dermott Downs
Writers: Holly Henderson, Don Whitehead
The Rabbit Hole

#2 - The Rabbit Hole

Season 1 - Episode 2

Back in Gotham, battling Alice and the Wonderland Gang from the shadows, Kate Kane continues to be haunted by the events surrounding her sister’s death 15 years earlier. While the city holds on to hope that Batman has returned, Jacob Kane and the Crows up the stakes trying to take down the villainous crew. Kate continues to look to Bruce Wayne’s legacy for guidance as Luke Fox inadvertently gets pulled into Batwoman’s vigilante heroics. Sophie and Kate are forced to team up, while Mary finds herself in Alice’s crosshairs.

star 7.42
905 votes
Directors: Marcos Siega
Writers: Caroline Dries
Pilot

#3 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1

After years of training, Kate Kane returns to Gotham to become a member of her father Jacob's security team, the Crows. Batman disappeared three years ago, and Gotham is just now beginning to adjust to his absence. When the Wonderland Gang abducts Kate's former lover Sophie, Kate discovers a secret about her cousin Bruce that will change her life... and the lives of everyone in Gotham.

star 7.29
1,284 votes
Directors: Marcos Siega
Writers: Caroline Dries