The BEST episodes of Community

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

From Emmy Award-winner Dan Harmon comes "Community", a smart comedy series about higher education – and lower expectations. The student body at Greendale Community College is made up of high-school losers, newly divorced housewives, and old people who want to keep their minds active. Within these not-so-hallowed halls, Community focuses on a band of misfits, at the center of which is a fast-talking lawyer whose degree was found to be fake, who form a study group and end up learning a lot more about themselves than they do about their course work.

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Modern Warfare
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8.67
4975 votes

#1 - Modern Warfare

Season 1 - Episode 23 - Aired 5/6/2010

The sexual tension between Jeff and Britta becomes a hot topic in study group. A contest for a chance at early class registration turns the peaceful campus of Greendale Community College into an all-out war zone.

Directors: Justin Lin
Writer: Emily Cutler
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
Remedial Chaos Theory
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8.66
4046 votes

#2 - Remedial Chaos Theory

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired 10/13/2011

New roommates Troy and Abed host an apartment-warming party that takes a strange turn.

Directors: Jeff Melman
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For a Few Paintballs More (2)
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8.55
3979 votes

#3 - For a Few Paintballs More (2)

Season 2 - Episode 24 - Aired 5/12/2011

As the Greendale year-end paintball extravaganza continues, the game takes a dramatic turn with new intruders arriving on the scene. The study group realizes they must unite to defeat the enemy despite disagreements about strategy.

Directors: Joe Russo
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Digital Estate Planning
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8.51
3570 votes

#4 - Digital Estate Planning

Season 3 - Episode 20 - Aired 5/17/2012

Pierce is summoned to Hawthorne Enterprises to discuss his inheritance with his deceased father's former right-hand man, Gilbert Lawson. The study group goes with him for moral support and must all pitch in to play the video game of their life on Pierce's behalf for the sake of his inheritance.

Directors: Adam Davidson
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
A Fistful of Paintballs (1)
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8.46
4490 votes

#5 - A Fistful of Paintballs (1)

Season 2 - Episode 23 - Aired 5/5/2011

As the Greendale student body enjoys their year-end picnic, Dean Pelton announces plans for a small, quick, safe game of paintball. As the game heats up, alliances are formed - and broken - and friendships are put to the test. When a mysterious and threatening figure emerges on the Greendale campus, it becomes apparent that this is no ordinary game of paintball.

Directors: Joe Russo
Writer: Andrew Guest
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
Basic Lupine Urology
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8.35
3430 votes

#6 - Basic Lupine Urology

Season 3 - Episode 17 - Aired 4/26/2012

In a homage to Law & Order, the study group investigate a crime when someone sabotages their science experiment. When they discover the perp, Annie plans on prosecuting them to the fullest extent of Greendale's Code of Conduct.

Directors: Rob Schrab
Writer: Megan Ganz
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
Pillows and Blankets (2)
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8.32
3556 votes

#7 - Pillows and Blankets (2)

Season 3 - Episode 14 - Aired 4/5/2012

The war between Abed and Troy intensifies, prompting Jeff to try to negotiate a truce between the former best friends while the rest of the group choose sides.

Writer: Andy Bobrow
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Conspiracy Theories and Interior Design
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8.24
4929 votes

#8 - Conspiracy Theories and Interior Design

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired 11/18/2010

When Dean Pelton starts checking class schedules, he discovers that Jeff has listed a class that doesn't exist. Abed and Troy build an elaborate blanket fort.

Directors: Adam Davidson
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Geothermal Escapism
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8.23
2712 votes

#9 - Geothermal Escapism

Season 5 - Episode 5 - Aired 1/23/2014

Abed plans an epic going-away party as Troy prepares to leave Greendale; a fun game transforms into a high-stakes competition.

Directors: Joe Russo
Writer: Tim Saccardo
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
Advanced Dungeons & Dragons
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8.20
4619 votes

#10 - Advanced Dungeons & Dragons

Season 2 - Episode 14 - Aired 2/3/2011

Abed invites "Fat Neil" to play a game of Dungeons & Dragons with the rest of the study group, hoping to boost his confidence, after Jeff becomes concerned about him being a loner. When Pierce finds out he was not invited, he joins anyway, disrupting their plans.

Directors: Joe Russo
Writer: Andrew Guest
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
Introduction to Finality
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8.16
3223 votes

#11 - Introduction to Finality

Season 3 - Episode 22 - Aired 5/17/2012

Jeff and and his former colleague Alan battle in court as opposing counsel in Pierce and Shirley's sandwich shop case. Meanwhile, Vice Dean Laybourne makes one last ditch effort to win Troy over to his Air Conditioning Repair Annex.

Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
The First Chang Dynasty
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8.11
3405 votes

#12 - The First Chang Dynasty

Season 3 - Episode 21 - Aired 5/17/2012

When Chang gains control of Greendale's campus, the study group forms a plot to take back the school. Troy seeks help at the Air Conditioning Repair Annex.

Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
Anthropology 101
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8.11
4927 votes

#13 - Anthropology 101

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired 9/23/2010

As the new semester begins, the study group gathers to tackle Anthropology 101; Jeff struggles to establish decorum with Britta and Annie; Señor Chang decides to enroll as a student so he can join the study group.

Directors: Joe Russo
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
Physical Education
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8.10
4556 votes

#14 - Physical Education

Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired 3/4/2010

Jeff shows a little leg in billiards class when he's forced to wear the Greendale PE uniform, while the gang tries to help Abed get a girl.

Directors: Anthony Russo
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Emotional Consequences of Broadcast Television
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8.09
1793 votes

#15 - Emotional Consequences of Broadcast Television

Season 6 - Episode 13 - Aired 6/2/2015

As their sixth year at Greendale draws to a close, Abed asks everyone to imagine pitching a TV show about what they would do in season seven.

Directors: Rob Schrab
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Curriculum Unavailable
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8.05
3491 votes

#16 - Curriculum Unavailable

Season 3 - Episode 19 - Aired 5/10/2012

Abed becomes convinced that there is a conspiracy afoot and that Dean Pelton is an imposter. When Abed is apprehended sneaking around on campus, he is required to see a therapist, or risk being sent to jail.

Directors: Adam Davidson
Writer: Adam Countee
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
Contemporary American Poultry
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8.03
4591 votes

#17 - Contemporary American Poultry

Season 1 - Episode 21 - Aired 4/22/2010

The group becomes popular when they start a racket in chicken fingers.Their new-found popularity inflates their egos, and Jeff realizes that he must find a way to end his friends' reign.

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Epidemiology
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8.02
4678 votes

#18 - Epidemiology

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired 10/28/2010

Pierce and a few other Greendale students ingest a biohazard substance at the school Halloween Party, causing them to exhibit flu-like symptoms and begin turning into zombies. It is up to the rest of the gang to save themselves and the school when Dean Pelton locks them in with the zombie-infected student body.

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Studies in Modern Movement
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8.01
3709 votes

#19 - Studies in Modern Movement

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired 11/10/2011

The study group pitches in to help when Annie decides to move in with Troy and Abed, but the plan breaks down when she becomes frustrated by their fun-loving lifestyle. Elsewhere, Dean Pelton discovers Jeff at the mall and blackmails him into spending a lovely afternoon together.

Writer: Adam Countee
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
Accounting for Lawyers
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8.01
4595 votes

#20 - Accounting for Lawyers

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired 9/30/2010

Jeff falls into old habits after reconnecting with Alan (Rob Corddry), a former law firm colleague; Abed, Annie and Troy look for dirt on Alan.

Directors: Joe Russo
Writer: Emily Cutler
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
Critical Film Studies
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8.00
4062 votes

#21 - Critical Film Studies

Season 2 - Episode 19 - Aired 3/24/2011

Jeff incorporates Abed's love of cinema and pop culture, into a specially themed "Pulp Fiction" surprise birthday for him. But the tables are turned as Abed arranges another dinner with an unsuspecting Jeff at another eating establishment.

Directors: Richard Ayoade
Writer: Sona Panos
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Horror Fiction in Seven Spooky Steps
star
7.98
3837 votes

#22 - Horror Fiction in Seven Spooky Steps

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired 10/27/2011

The gang tells scary stories while Britta discovers that one of her pals might be a psychopathic maniac.

Writer: Dan Harmon
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Cooperative Polygraphy
star
7.97
2772 votes

#23 - Cooperative Polygraphy

Season 5 - Episode 4 - Aired 1/16/2014

A team of investigators has the study group take lie detector tests before they can be considered for distributions from Pierce's will.

Writer: Alex Rubens
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Contemporary Impressionists
star
7.95
3594 votes

#24 - Contemporary Impressionists

Season 3 - Episode 12 - Aired 3/22/2012

Jeff begins experiencing extreme narcissism. The group helps Abed get rid of debt by impersonating various celebrities at a Bar Mitzvah.

Directors: Kyle Newacheck
Writer: Alex Cooley
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Modern Espionage
star
7.94
1717 votes

#25 - Modern Espionage

Season 6 - Episode 11 - Aired 5/19/2015

Jeff is drawn into a secret game of paintball happening on campus and Frankie threatens to expel anyone who plays.

Directors: Rob Schrab
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