Batwoman

The WORST episodes of Batwoman

Every episode of Batwoman ever, ranked from worst to best by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The worst episodes of Batwoman!

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.

Last Updated: 8/4/2022Network: The CW
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Pick Your Poison
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7.07
360 votes

#1 - Pick Your Poison

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired 11/24/2021

As Ryan’s family dynamic grows more complicated, she also finds herself in the middle of a Bat Team stand-off between Luke and Mary. Meanwhile, Alice finds a new sidekick to do her bidding.

Directors: Holly Dale
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We Having Fun Yet?
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7.08
308 votes

#2 - We Having Fun Yet?

Season 3 - Episode 13 - Aired 3/2/2022

Batwoman and a panicked Bat Team must race against the clock as Marquis’s nefarious plan balloons into something Gotham would never have suspected…and won’t see coming. Joining forces with Jada, Ryan, Mary, Luke and Sophie must call on every skillset they possess to save the city. As more about Marquis’s shocking, twisted past unravels, a final stand-off between brother and sister puts Ryan’s life – and new love – on the line. And as Alice reaches her breaking point, an empathetic Mary makes another appeal on behalf of her sister for the Joker’s buzzer, but everyone wonders – is Alice beyond saving?

Directors: Holly Dale
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Toxic
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7.09
334 votes

#3 - Toxic

Season 3 - Episode 10 - Aired 1/26/2022

Batwoman's hands are full as she juggles Jada's demands, Mary's ever-increasing power and a new romantic entanglement. Loyalties are tested and motives come into question as Batwoman races against the clock to once again save the city and those closest to her.

Directors: Glen Winter
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Meet Your Maker
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7.09
334 votes

#4 - Meet Your Maker

Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired 1/19/2022

Ryan, Sophie and Luke attempt to track down the OG Poison Ivy when all signs point to Pamela Isley's reappearance in Gotham. At the same time, Mary feels drawn by a powerful force and Alice suddenly feels very protective of her stepsister. Meanwhile, Jada hasn't given up on rehabilitating Marquis and seeks the help of an old friend.

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We're All Mad Here
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7.12
309 votes

#5 - We're All Mad Here

Season 3 - Episode 12 - Aired 2/23/2022

Ryan, Sophie and Jada come together to formulate a plan to stop Marquis, while Mary seeks to make amends for the harm she did as Poison Ivy. Meanwhile, Alice continues to spiral out of control and contend with her mental demons.

Directors: Eric Dean Seaton
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And Justice for All
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7.13
469 votes

#6 - And Justice for All

Season 2 - Episode 14 - Aired 5/16/2021

Batwoman is faced with a new challenge when Gotham's Snakebite addicts become ravenous for more than the next fix.

Directors: Rob Duncan
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What Happened to Kate Kane?
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7.13
687 votes

#7 - What Happened to Kate Kane?

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired 1/17/2021

Kate’s friends and family hold on to hope that Kate may still be found, a homeless 25-year-old named Ryan Wilder stumbles upon Kate’s Batsuit. Focused on no longer being a victim, Ryan takes the suit to use as armor and goes rogue in the streets of Gotham, taking out various members of a new gang called the False Face Society. Meanwhile, both Jacob Kane and Luke Fox launch searches for Kate, Mary Hamilton grapples with losing yet another family member, Sophie Moore struggles with things left unsaid to her first love, and Alice is furious that someone got to Kate before she could exact her revenge. At the same time, “Bruce Wayne” returns under the pretense of searching for Kate, but the truth is he wants his suit back and it becomes the clash of imposters as “Batwoman” and “Bruce” square off.

Directors: Holly Dale
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Rule #1
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7.13
526 votes

#8 - Rule #1

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired 3/28/2021

Batwoman confronts Gotham's biggest foe, while new information forces those closest to Kate to make some difficult decisions. Ryan's feelings for Angelique puts her partnership with Luke and Mary at risk, while Alice goes on a warped walk down memory lane.

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Trust Destiny
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7.14
355 votes

#9 - Trust Destiny

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired 1/12/2022

Mary and Alice continue their sisterly bonding, Ryan, Luke and Sophie are desperate and willing to do almost anything to stop them...even entertaining a dangerous proposition by Renee Montoya that finally rid Gotham of Pamela Isley. As the team hunts for the source of Poison Mary's power - and potential demise - Renee is forced to revisit her heartbreaking past. Meanwhile, Marquis grows more unhinged and throws a spectacularly sinister soiree at Wayne Tower...and everyone is invited.

Directors: Marshall Virtue
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Prior Criminal History
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7.15
640 votes

#10 - Prior Criminal History

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired 1/24/2021

After her quick spin in the Batgear, Ryan Wilder is back to facing the daily challenges of life as herself. Meanwhile, Alice has a new, devious plan to get the attention of both Gotham and Safiyah. With Kate still missing and the city in an uprising, Luke and Mary are desperate to find a stand in. In a pinch, Ryan dons the suit again and comes face-to-face with Alice for the first time. Back at Crows Headquarters, Sophie and Commander Kane try to uncover who may have had a vendetta against Kate.

Directors: Carl Seaton
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Freeze
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7.15
394 votes

#11 - Freeze

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired 10/27/2021

An unfortunate incident in downtown Gotham alerts Batwoman and the Bat Team that another missing trophy has made its way into the wrong hands. Meanwhile, a new member of the Jet family surfaces when Marquis Jet makes a not-so-subtle entrance, interrupting a very personal moment between Ryan and Jada. Back on the streets, cryogenics is the name of the game and Sophie reminds everyone she's a badass, especially in the middle of life-threatening situations. Batwing must decide if he's ready to suit up again, and at Mary's clinic, the Hippocratic Oath forces a strained sisterly moment between Alice and Mary.

Directors: Greg Beeman
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Time Off for Good Behavior
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7.17
525 votes

#12 - Time Off for Good Behavior

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired 4/11/2021

As Batwoman focuses even more effort on taking down Black Mask, a new foe emerges, diverting the Bat team’s attention to a distressing issue in Gotham. Continually haunted by the mistakes of his past, Jacob travels down a dangerous path in an attempt to eradicate them. Alice and Julia discover they have an enemy in common.

Directors: Eric Dean Seaton
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It's Best You Stop Digging
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7.17
547 votes

#13 - It's Best You Stop Digging

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired 3/14/2021

As Ryan's condition worsens, she questions Batwoman's "no killing" code when she realizes the opportunity to avenge her mother is slipping away. Tatiana fills in the gaps for Alice about her time on Coryana and her history with Ocean.

Directors: Avi Youabian
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Fair Skin, Blue Eyes
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7.19
588 votes

#14 - Fair Skin, Blue Eyes

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired 2/14/2021

As Batwoman attempts to fight the proliferation of Snake Bite through Gotham, a random encounter forces her to revisit her painful past. Empowered by her new role, Ryan Wilder is determined to ensure others like her don’t go unnoticed. Meanwhile, those closest to Kate are given a good reason to believe she is still alive, forcing unexpected alliances and betrayals.

Directors: Menhaj Huda
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Loose Tooth
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7.20
388 votes

#15 - Loose Tooth

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired 10/20/2021

When a new incarnation of Gotham's swamp slumming Killer Croc surfaces and starts racking up a body count, the inaugural team-up of Batwoman and Alice is put to the test. But Alice isn't the only unwanted intrusion into Ryan's life when Jada Jet shows up at Wayne Enterprises, insisting on meeting the company's new CEO. Luke and Mary's relationship is strained under the weight of a secret Luke is keeping, while Sophie finds herself becoming part of Ryan's inner circle.

Directors: Jeffrey G. Hunt
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Initiate Self-Destruct
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7.20
475 votes

#16 - Initiate Self-Destruct

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired 5/2/2021

Ryan is faced with a difficult decision that could expose her as Batwoman, creating a rift in the Bat Team. Meanwhile, Black Mask's plans for Kate Kane begin to unfold. Alice is reunited with someone from her past, and Sophie must decide where her loyalty lies.

Directors: Glen Winter
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Pilot
star
7.21
2359 votes

#17 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 10/6/2019

Kate Kane returns to Gotham when a gang targets her father and her ex-girlfriend Sophie Moore.

Directors: Marcos Siega
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Mad as a Hatter
star
7.22
409 votes

#18 - Mad as a Hatter

Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired 10/13/2021

As Batwoman continues to keep the streets of Gotham safe, Batwing joins in on the action, but Luke quickly realizes he hasn't quite mastered his suit. Meanwhile, as Alice sits hopelessly imprisoned in Arkham, Sophie fully enjoys her freedom. When Ryan pays Alice a visit to ask about the bombshell she dropped - that Ryan's birth mother is still alive - Ryan must decide if she should go down the rabbit hole of her past. As Mary prepares to finally graduate from medical school, she feels the absence of her family more than ever. But when an Alice admirer stumbles upon one of the missing Bat Trophies, Gotham and the Bat Team get mixed up in the madness, culminating in a shockingly gruesome graduation... and an equally shocking new partnership.

Directors: Holly Dale
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Kane, Kate
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7.22
455 votes

#19 - Kane, Kate

Season 2 - Episode 17 - Aired 6/20/2021

Batwoman struggles as Black Mask continues to raise the stakes with Circe as his henchwoman. Alice and Safiyah cross paths once again.

Directors: Carl Seaton
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Gore on Canvas
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7.23
582 votes

#20 - Gore on Canvas

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired 2/21/2021

Batwoman is approached by Commander Kane and Agent Moore to boost an infamous work of art that reveals the way to Coryana - and Kate. Despite her reservations, Luke and Mary convince Ryan to take the assignment, causing tensions within the Bat-team to escalate. Meanwhile, as Alice attempts to fulfill Safiyah's insidious request, she slowly discovers that she may not remember everything about her time on Coryana.

Directors: Norma Bailey
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How Does Your Garden Grow?
star
7.23
372 votes

#21 - How Does Your Garden Grow?

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired 11/17/2021

An unnerving discovery in a garden shed sends Renee Montoya rushing to Ryan to ensure the city is on high alert. Her terrifying theory - a Bat Trophy has entangled a new host, and her thorny ways are weaving their way through Gotham. Alice is suspiciously eager to help the Bat Team, and Sophie seeks vengeance for an incident involving her sister.

Directors: Rob Duncan
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Antifreeze
star
7.25
362 votes

#22 - Antifreeze

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired 11/3/2021

When Ryan makes Gotham’s “30 Under 30” list, Luke worries about how Marquis’s involvement in Ryan’s rising popularity as Wayne Enterprises’ acting CEO will land with Jada. Mary returns from a late night out not feeling quite herself, while Alice’s hallucinations grow stronger. And when Sophie’s sister, Jordan, goes missing, she and the Bat Team quickly realize that Freeze’s missing weapon hasn’t been fully contained.

Directors: Holly Dale
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Who Are You?
star
7.25
1489 votes

#23 - Who Are You?

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 10/27/2019

A new villain with an eye for all things that sparkle drops in on the city; Kate attempts to find a balance between her personal life and her new role as Gotham's guardian; Luke continues to fine-tune Batwoman's arsenal of weapons.

Directors: Holly Dale
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Bat Girl Magic!
star
7.26
597 votes

#24 - Bat Girl Magic!

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired 1/31/2021

As Ryan Wilder continues to prove herself as Batwoman, she encounters the challenge of every superhero – living a double life. Mary is still Team Ryan, while Luke continues to have reservations – especially when Ryan makes some alterations and unveils a new Batsuit! Meanwhile, Victor Szasz is slashing his way through the city streets, and Commander Kane has The Crows trying to stop the flow of Snakebite through Gotham. Safiyah takes notice of Alice's antics and Sophie finds herself in unexpected circumstances.

Directors: Holly Dale
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Tell Me the Truth
star
7.26
1161 votes

#25 - Tell Me the Truth

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 11/17/2019

Kate and Sophie must reconcile with their past as Kate questions just how much she can trust her former lover. Kate and Luke have an encounter with an old friend. Mary grapples with the fate of the Kane family as Catherine seeks Jacob’s help. Alice and a new cohort are in on yet another nefarious plan, but her motives are more than they seem.

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