The BEST Episodes of Colony

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jan 13, 2021

Network: USA Network

In 2015, Los Angeles exists in a state of occupation. Some collaborate with the alien authorities and benefit from the new order, while others rebel and suffer the consequences. A family is torn by those opposing forces, making difficult choices as they balance keeping their family together with the struggle of the human race.

Ronin

#1 - Ronin

Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired Apr 6, 2017

A revelation about the fate of the colony forces the Bowman family to make an impossible choice as the entire bloc is scheduled for rendition to the factory.

star 7.98
3,155 votes
Writers: Ryan J. Condal
Gateway

#2 - Gateway

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Mar 17, 2016

After a high-value hostage is kidnapped by the Resistance, the Los Angeles block is placed on lockdown.

star 7.94
3,240 votes
Writers: Anna Fishko, Carlton Cuse, Dre Ryan, Ryan J. Condal, Wes Tooke
Seppuku

#3 - Seppuku

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired Mar 30, 2017

Will, Katie and Broussard grapple to gain control of the RAP gauntlet from the Red Hand. Helena gets help from Snyder in her attempt to regain control of the L.A. bloc.

star 7.89
3,255 votes
Directors: Peter Leto
Writers: Wes Tooke
Bonzo

#4 - Bonzo

Season 3 - Episode 12 - Aired Jul 18, 2018

Will and the Outliers fight to save Kynes from Snyder's IGA army.

star 7.88
1,568 votes
Writers: Carlos Rios, Julia Cooperman, Ryan J. Condal
Zero Day

#5 - Zero Day

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Mar 10, 2016

Will wants to remove the family from the occupation; Katie and Broussard prepare for an operation; Snyder tries to protect his office; Maddie makes a bold move.

star 7.88
3,068 votes
Directors: Roxann Dawson
Writers: Anna Fishko, Dre Ryan, Ryan J. Condal
Tamam Shud

#6 - Tamam Shud

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Mar 9, 2017

Will and Katie attempt to make contact with a new arrival in the bloc; Bob has some questions for the Bowman family.

star 7.86
3,298 votes
Directors: Jeremy Webb
Writers: Wes Tooke
End of the Road

#7 - End of the Road

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired May 30, 2018

Will, Katie, and Snyder struggle to protect their secrets while under interrogation.

star 7.82
1,727 votes
Directors: Jeremy Webb
Writers: Carlos Rios, Julia Cooperman, Wes Tooke
In from the Cold

#8 - In from the Cold

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Mar 3, 2016

A high-ranking member of the Resistance arrives; Katie gets a second chance; Bram proposes a risky journey.

star 7.77
3,013 votes
Directors: Tim Southam
Writers: Anna Fishko, Dre Ryan, Wes Tooke
Lost Boy

#9 - Lost Boy

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Mar 23, 2017

Five different points of view show the attack on the Green Zone.

star 7.76
3,311 votes
Writers: Lee Patterson, Tom Brady
Disposable Heroes

#10 - Disposable Heroes

Season 3 - Episode 11 - Aired Jul 11, 2018

Will, Broussard, Katie, and Amy help the Outliers deal with an emergency. Snyder makes his play to take over Seattle. Kynes runs damage control.

star 7.76
1,550 votes
Directors: Tim Southam
Writers: Carlos Rios, Cathryn Humphris, Julia Cooperman
Blind Spot

#11 - Blind Spot

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Feb 4, 2016

Will gains the respect of his colleagues; a Resistance attack brings the Bowmans together; Maddie finds a new job.

star 7.75
3,536 votes
Writers: Anna Fishko, Dre Ryan
Maquis

#12 - Maquis

Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired May 2, 2018

Six months after escaping Los Angeles, the Bowmans and Snyder enjoy a simple life in the mountains - until a sudden arrival changes everything.

star 7.75
1,984 votes
Directors: Tim Southam
Writers: Carlos Rios, Julia Cooperman, Ryan J. Condal, Wes Tooke
What Goes Around

#13 - What Goes Around

Season 3 - Episode 13 - Aired Jul 25, 2018

Will makes a sacrifice to protect his family. Katie races to save refugees outside the walls. Snyder struggles to control a Colony amidst the chaos of war. Bram and Gracie make a big decision. Series Finale.

star 7.75
1,506 votes
Directors: Tim Southam
Writers: Carlos Rios, Julia Cooperman, Wes Tooke
The Big Empty

#14 - The Big Empty

Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired Jun 27, 2018

Will, Broussard, Amy, and Bram work together to kidnap a high-ranking IGA officer.

star 7.75
1,609 votes
Writers: Carlos Rios, Julia Cooperman
Free Radicals

#15 - Free Radicals

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Feb 23, 2017

Bram embarks on a risky sabotage mission with his friends; Will faces the new Resistance; Kate learns a dark truth about the bloc.

star 7.74
3,371 votes
Directors: Tim Southam
Writers: Noah Evslin
Yoknapatawpha

#16 - Yoknapatawpha

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Feb 18, 2016

Will, Katie and Proxy Snyder are trapped in the Yonk by a Resistance operation, testing their allegiances.

star 7.73
3,306 votes
Writers: Anna Fishko, Dre Ryan, Ryan J. Condal
Good Intentions

#17 - Good Intentions

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Mar 2, 2017

Will and Katie must save a fugitive from the occupation; at the camp, Snyder hides evidence; Broussard's cell is threatened by one of their own.

star 7.72
3,367 votes
Writers: Liz Phang
Sierra Maestra

#18 - Sierra Maestra

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired May 16, 2018

Will assesses the Resistance Camp's safety. Katie tries to get more involved. Broussard and Amy encounter survivors outside the walls.

star 7.72
1,862 votes
Directors: Peter Leto
Writers: Carlos Rios, Cathryn Humphris, Julia Cooperman
The Emerald City

#19 - The Emerald City

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired Jun 6, 2018

The Bowman family encounters danger on the road to a possible new home. After getting a hero's welcome at IGA headquarters, Snyder settles into retirement.

star 7.71
1,720 votes
Directors: Sarah Boyd
Writers: Carlos Rios, Julia Cooperman, Ryan J. Condal
The Garden of Beasts

#20 - The Garden of Beasts

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Mar 16, 2017

Will, Katie and Broussard search for a way out of the colony. Maddie gets some visitors in the Green Zone. Bram looks for closure.

star 7.71
3,338 votes
Writers: Julia Cooperman
Broussard

#21 - Broussard

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Feb 25, 2016

Will is close to discovering his wife's secret; Katie feels cut off from her family; Maddie becomes entangled in an intrigue.

star 7.68
3,150 votes
Directors: Roxann Dawson
Writers: Anna Fishko, Dre Ryan, Sal Calleros
Sublimation

#22 - Sublimation

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Jan 26, 2017

Will, Devon, and Charlie try to journey home. Katie, who fears the worst, says goodbye to her daughter. Bram makes friends at camp; and Maddie finds a new project.

star 7.68
3,578 votes
Writers: Tom Brady
Lazarus

#23 - Lazarus

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired Jun 20, 2018

Katie suspects there might be a dark side to her refugee case work. Will helps Broussard and Amy with a Resistance operation. Snyder goes back to work for the IGA. Bram starts a new job.

star 7.68
1,657 votes
Directors: Deran Sarafian
Writers: Carlos Rios, Julia Cooperman
Sea Spray

#24 - Sea Spray

Season 3 - Episode 10 - Aired Jul 4, 2018

Will and Katie question whether their family is safe in Seattle. Snyder digs up dirt on Everett Kynes. Amy parts ways with Broussard.

star 7.65
1,572 votes
Directors: Lin Oeding
Writers: Carlos Rios, Julia Cooperman, Mike Ostrowski
Panopticon

#25 - Panopticon

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Feb 2, 2017

Jennifer watches the Bowman house; when Charlie returns home, the family faces unexpected challenges.

star 7.64
3,523 votes
Writers: Ryan J. Condal, Wes Tooke