The WORST episodes of Childhood's End

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

Written by Arthur C. Clarke and hailed as a revolutionary work of science fiction since its publishing in 1953, Childhood’s End follows the peaceful alien invasion of Earth by the mysterious “Overlords,” whose arrival begins decades of apparent utopia under indirect alien rule, at the cost of human identity and culture.

Last Updated: 2/27/2024Network: SYFYStatus: Ended
The Children
1237 votes

#1 - The Children

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 12/16/2015

A new age dawns as children begin to exhibit advanced abilities. But what does this mean for the future of humanity?

Directors: Nick Hurran
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The Deceivers
1243 votes

#2 - The Deceivers

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 12/15/2015

Now living in a golden age of peace, some humans begin to notice changes in their children that lead them to question the aliens' motivations.

Directors: Nick Hurran
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The Overlords
1445 votes

#3 - The Overlords

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 12/14/2015

An alien presence arrives on Earth with the intention to end all suffering and guide humanity into a utopia. But when the aliens refuse to reveal their appearance, some wonder if this dream is instead a nightmare.

Directors: Nick Hurran
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