The BEST Episodes of Channel Zero

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Dec 26, 2021

Network: Syfy

A horror anthology series inspired by “Creepypasta” online tales.

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A Strange Vessel

#1 - A Strange Vessel

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Nov 1, 2016

Mike's daughter Lily mysteriously arrives in Iron Hill, leading to more information about the murders of 1988; Mike and Jessica take drastic measures to heal the past and protect Lily from Candle Cove.

star 7.56
1,177 votes
Writers: Erica Saleh, Nick Antosca
This Isn't Real

#2 - This Isn't Real

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 20, 2017

Four friends learn that the No-End House is more than a haunted mansion when they confront strangely personal horrors in each room.

star 7.55
920 votes
Directors: Steven Piet
Writers: Nick Antosca
The Reflection

#3 - The Reflection

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 11, 2017

The group faces the most dangerous part of House World as they search for the exit; with the Father in pursuit and shocking discoveries about each other revealed, tensions within the group simmer.

star 7.54
674 votes
Directors: Steven Piet
Writers: Katie Gruel, Nick Antosca
Ashes on My Pillow

#4 - Ashes on My Pillow

Season 4 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 26, 2018

An unsettling discovery prompts Jillian and Tom to suspect their home is haunted by past secrets.

star 7.53
405 votes
Directors: E.L. Katz
Writers: Nick Antosca
Want to See Something Cool?

#5 - Want to See Something Cool?

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 25, 2016

Mike must convince Gary that Candle Cove is behind the murders before he takes justice into his own hands; Marla, Jessica, and Amy frantically search for Mike before it's too late.

star 7.52
1,273 votes
Writers: Harley Peyton
Guest of Honor

#6 - Guest of Honor

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 8, 2016

Mike and Amy learn that the creator of Candle Cove isn't who they think he is; a brutal crime shocks the Iron Hill police force.

star 7.50
1,147 votes
Writers: Katie Gruel, Mallory Westfall
Love Hurts

#7 - Love Hurts

Season 4 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 28, 2018

A terrified Jillian and Tom reveal their secrets and try to overcome the devastating consequences.

star 7.47
342 votes
Directors: E.L. Katz
Writers: Lenore Zion, Lisa Long
Welcome Home

#8 - Welcome Home

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 15, 2016

After Lily is taken by Candle Cove, Mike puts himself in danger to save his daughter and confront his tormentor; Marla faces an impossible choice.

star 7.44
1,116 votes
Writers: Don Mancini, Harley Peyton, Nick Antosca
Beware the Cannibals

#9 - Beware the Cannibals

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 4, 2017

Margot flees The Father with the help of Jules, Seth and JT; Dylan attempts to deprogram Lacey; Jules falls deeper under the spell of a sinister influence.

star 7.44
728 votes
Directors: Steven Piet
Writers: Don Mancini, Erica Saleh
The Hollow Girl

#10 - The Hollow Girl

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 25, 2017

Jules goes back inside the No-End House to rescue Margot, and together, they must finally deal with Seth and The Father to escape before it's too late.

star 7.40
619 votes
Directors: Steven Piet
Writers: Angel Varak-Iglar, Nick Antosca
Nice Neighborhood

#11 - Nice Neighborhood

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 27, 2017

Margot and Jules deal with the presence of The Father as Seth and JT set off on their own terrifying paths; Dylan is on a secret mission to find someone close to him.

star 7.38
770 votes
Directors: Steven Piet
Writers: Harley Peyton, Mallory Westfall
I'll Hold Your Hand

#12 - I'll Hold Your Hand

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 18, 2016

Marla agrees to help Mike investigate the murders; Marla is horrified to learn a secret about what happened in 1988 that's been hidden since that time.

star 7.37
1,419 votes
Writers: Don Mancini, Nick Antosca
Bizarre Love Triangle

#13 - Bizarre Love Triangle

Season 4 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 29, 2018

As Jillian's old friend relentlessly hunts Tom, she teams up with a neighbor to try and save him.

star 7.35
325 votes
Directors: E.L. Katz
Writers: Isabella Gutierrez, Mallory Westfall
Two of Us

#14 - Two of Us

Season 4 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 31, 2018

Jillian and Tom set out to defeat the demons in their marriage once and for all.

star 7.31
321 votes
Directors: E.L. Katz
Writers: Isabella Gutierrez, Lisa Long, Nick Antosca
You Have to Go Inside

#15 - You Have to Go Inside

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 11, 2016

The return of a kids' TV show from the 1980s coincides with the disappearance of a young person in the premiere of this series, which revolves around a child psychologist's investigation into the 1988 murders of several children, including his twin brother.

star 7.31
1,945 votes
Writers: Nick Antosca
Where Did You Sleep Last Night

#16 - Where Did You Sleep Last Night

Season 4 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 27, 2018

After witnessing a murder, Jillian digs into secrets from her past; Tom realizes he's in danger.

star 7.29
344 votes
Directors: E.L. Katz
Writers: Alexandra Pechman, Nick Antosca
You Belong to Me

#17 - You Belong to Me

Season 4 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 30, 2018

Ian makes a grand gesture that threatens to drive Jillian and Tom apart forever.

star 7.29
307 votes
Directors: E.L. Katz
Writers: Angel Varak-Iglar, Justin Boyd
The Damage

#18 - The Damage

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 18, 2017

Margot, Jules, and Seth face new horror as The Father wreaks havoc in the real world.

star 7.27
637 votes
Directors: Steven Piet
Writers: Harley Peyton, Lisa Long
Insidious Onset

#19 - Insidious Onset

Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired Feb 7, 2018

When a young woman named Alice moves to a new city, she learns about a series of disappearances that may be connected to a baffling rumor about mysterious staircases in the city's worst neighborhoods.

star 7.27
547 votes
Writers: Kerry Hammond, Nick Antosca
Father Time

#20 - Father Time

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired Feb 14, 2018

Alice treads the line between reality and madness as she becomes more deeply entangled with the Peach family and their dark history; Zoe begins to behave strangely following her unexplained return to Garrett.

star 7.25
472 votes
Writers: Angel Varak-Iglar, Harley Peyton, Mallory Westfall
All You Ghost Mice

#21 - All You Ghost Mice

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired Feb 21, 2018

Alice has a terrifying encounter in an abandoned hospital; Luke, Louise and Nathan play cat-and-mouse with Robert Peach.

star 7.22
446 votes
Writers: Angela LaManna, Justin Boyd, Nick Antosca
Alice in Slaughterland

#22 - Alice in Slaughterland

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired Feb 28, 2018

Alice confronts her own incipient madness while Zoe eats with the Peaches.

star 7.11
423 votes
Writers: Harley Peyton
The Red Door

#23 - The Red Door

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired Mar 7, 2018

Zoe discovers there's something else living in the summer house; Alice reaches the point of no return.

star 7.09
381 votes
Writers: Justin Boyd, Mallory Westfall, Nick Antosca
Sacrifice Zone

#24 - Sacrifice Zone

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired Mar 14, 2018

Zoe and her friends confront the Peach family.

star 6.95
382 votes
Writers: Angela LaManna, Harley Peyton, Nick Antosca