The BEST Episodes of Continuum

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Oct 29, 2019

Network: Showcase (CA)

Kiera Cameron (Rachel Nichols), a Vancouver City Protective Services officer, is transported from the year 2077 to 2012 when eight ruthless terrorists, known as Liber8, attempt to escape execution through time travel. With the help of 17 year old tech genius Alec Sadler (Erik Knudsen) and VPD officer Carlos Fonnegra (Victor Webster), Kiera must survive in our time period, and capture Liber8 before they can alter the course of history and change the future.


#1 - Endtimes

Season 1 - Episode 10

Kiera must race against the clock when she realizes that in her timeline, today is the day that terrorists bomb a building killing hundreds of innocent people. As she tries to stop the imminent bombing, Liber8 kidnaps her trusty sidekick Alec after he realizes his stepbrother Julian is under their sway.

star 8.46
1,309 votes
Directors: Pat Williams
Writers: Simon Barry
Second Time

#2 - Second Time

Season 2 - Episode 13

Kiera races to rescue Alec from himself and preserve her own chance of getting home. Alec must make a difficult decision between solving Kiera's dilemma or his own.

star 8.38
1,355 votes
Directors: Pat Williams
Writers: Simon Barry
Last Minute

#3 - Last Minute

Season 3 - Episode 13

Kiera battles old friends by allying with former enemies. Alec stands on the precipice of power with one man in his way.

star 8.31
1,271 votes
Second Truths

#4 - Second Truths

Season 2 - Episode 6

Kiera must use her knowledge of the future to stop a serial killer while keeping a curious Carlos in the dark about the truth behind her uncanny insights.

star 8.21
1,373 votes
Directors: Pat Williams
Writers: Jonathan Lloyd Walker
Final Hour

#5 - Final Hour

Season 4 - Episode 6

Series Finale: Kiera and Alec risk everything to stop the future soldiers and their devastating plan. Kellog, despite a loose alliance with Kiera, has plans of his own. All factions clash violently in order to determine which path the future will take.

star 8.20
1,238 votes
Writers: Simon Barry
Second Last

#6 - Second Last

Season 2 - Episode 12

Kiera and Carlos must stop Travis after he gets his hands on a second CPS suit while Alec and Emily try to escape the mysterious Freelancers and deal with a revelation about his past that could change everything.

star 8.18
1,318 votes
Directors: Amanda Tapping
Writers: Shelley Eriksen, Jonathan Lloyd Walker
Minute By Minute

#7 - Minute By Minute

Season 3 - Episode 1

Kiera risks everything to stop Alec from altering history in his quest to save Emily, but can the mysterious group Kiera aligned herself with be trusted?

star 8.18
1,552 votes
Directors: Pat Williams
Writers: Simon Barry
3 Minutes to Midnight

#8 - 3 Minutes to Midnight

Season 3 - Episode 11

Kiera finally learns the truth about John Doe. Alec must make a difficult choice between business and family. Liber8 is rocked to the core by new information about their mission.

star 8.16
1,216 votes
Directors: David Frazee
Writers: Jonathan Lloyd Walker

#9 - Playtime

Season 1 - Episode 8

When Kiera and Carlos investigate two mysterious murder-suicides, they quickly realize that both may be the result of a lethal computer program turning video game programmers into killers.

star 8.12
1,236 votes
Directors: Paul Shapiro
Writers: Andrea Stevens
Second Listen

#10 - Second Listen

Season 2 - Episode 8

Kiera investigates the mysterious disappearance of several deceased time travellers’ bodies. Alec is taken hostage by Garza on orders from his future self.

star 8.08
1,329 votes
Directors: David Frazee
Writers: Shelley Eriksen
Family Time

#11 - Family Time

Season 1 - Episode 9

While accompanying Carlos on a routine investigation of a farmer who purchased large quantities of ammonium nitrate, a fertilizer used in explosives and agriculture, Kiera discovers that the farm is actually the home of Alec. What seemed like a routine check quickly escalates into a tense standoff.

star 8.07
1,269 votes
Directors: William Waring
Writers: Floyd Kane
Second Skin

#12 - Second Skin

Season 2 - Episode 4

It appears another time traveler has arrived in 2013 when the CMR network “pings” a brief connection with another CPS suit. Kiera's pursuit of the traveler leads her to her old partner, Elena - but also draws unwanted Liber8 attention, and dangerous scrutiny from Gardiner of Kiera's every move.

star 8.06
1,335 votes
Directors: William Waring
Writers: Shelley Eriksen
Second Guessed

#13 - Second Guessed

Season 2 - Episode 11

Chaos breaks out in Vancouver when a series of cyber attacks turn the city upside down. Kiera and Carlos race to find the perpetrator while clues suggest Alec's own technology has something to do with it.

star 8.05
1,292 votes
Directors: Simon Barry
Writers: Sam Egan

#14 - Seconds

Season 2 - Episode 9

Alec’s mother is shot by a bullet meant for Julian. Dillon’s new Liber8 task force is put to the test when Kiera must decide how far she will go to stop Julian's murderous future.

star 8.03
1,350 votes
Directors: Michael Rohl
Writers: Raul Sanchez Inglis
A Stitch in Time

#15 - A Stitch in Time

Season 1 - Episode 1

Inspector Kiera Cameron loses everything she has and finds herself on a new mission when she and eight dangerous terrorists are transported from their time in 2077 back to 2012 during the terrorist’s attempt to escape execution. She takes on a new identity and joins the Vancouver Police Department in order to stop the terrorists’ reign of violence. Along the way, she befriends Alec Sadler, the 17 year old who will one day grow up to create the technology her world is built upon.

star 8.02
1,944 votes
Directors: Jon Cassar
Writers: Simon Barry
The Dying Minutes

#16 - The Dying Minutes

Season 3 - Episode 12

Something's hidden deep in the Freelancer facility. Kiera and John Doe work to retrieve it, but the price of knowledge may be betrayal. Carlos resolves to wrest control of the VPD from Piron and Dillon. Help arrives courtesy of an unlikely – and deadly – ally.

star 8.02
1,226 votes
Second Degree

#17 - Second Degree

Season 2 - Episode 7

Kiera and Carlos discover that a Juror on Julian's trial has been compromised and must race to protect his family from a Liber8 plot. Alec is torn between telling the truth at his brother's trial or protecting his mother. Emily reveals another side of herself.

star 8.02
1,308 votes
Directors: David J Frazee
Writers: Jeremy Smith
Second Opinion

#18 - Second Opinion

Season 2 - Episode 5

Sam's Birthday puts Kiera on the path to an emotional meltdown which triggers an internal diagnostic within Kiera's CMR that forces her to deal with her loss or lose her tech abilities. Meanwhile, Kiera becomes the target of a department mole hunt, when Dillon is ousted and Escher installs Nora Masters as his puppet.

star 8.01
1,345 votes
Directors: Pat Williams
Writers: Jeff King
Second Wave

#19 - Second Wave

Season 2 - Episode 10

After a surprise attack by the shadowy group posing as Section Six, Kiera is captured by Julian’s followers. Alec reactivates Travis' military chip in order to hunt him, but the hunter soon becomes the hunted.

star 8.01
1,286 votes
Directors: Mike Rohl
Writers: Matt Venables
Second Chances

#20 - Second Chances

Season 2 - Episode 1

Kiera resurfaces after the mayor is killed in a brazen assassination. She reunites with Carlos to solve the murder and also tries to reconnect with Alec, who has changed since reading the message from his future self.

star 7.97
1,465 votes
Directors: Pat Williams
Writers: Simon Barry
Split Second

#21 - Split Second

Season 2 - Episode 2

Kiera and Carlos's reunion is a bumpy one as they attempt to thwart Liber8's brazen hijacking of a prison transfer. Meanwhile, Kellog approaches Alec with an enticing partnership proposition. The young genius is tempted, but will it lead him down a dark path?

star 7.95
1,378 votes
Directors: Pat Williams
Writers: Simon Barry
A Test of Time

#22 - A Test of Time

Season 1 - Episode 5

Kagame's return begins with a reset of Liber8’s agenda, away from violence and towards blending into the community. But there may be a glitch – there is the possibility that if their ancestors living in this time are murdered, they might cease to exist. A test of this theory is devised with Kiera and her grandmother as the guinea pigs.

star 7.93
1,342 votes
Directors: Pat Williams
Writers: Jeff King
Wasted Minute

#23 - Wasted Minute

Season 3 - Episode 6

Kiera and an emotionally unravelling Carlos must stop Liber8 from committing a devastating chemical attack on the city.

star 7.92
1,323 votes
Directors: Amanda Tapping
Writers: Jeremy Smith, Matt Venables
Fast Times

#24 - Fast Times

Season 1 - Episode 2

Kiera tries to find the members of Liber8 before they do more damage. Her attempts are hindered when her cover is blown and her partner on the VPD, Carlos Fonnegra, arrests her. But when she discovers Liber8’s plan to attempt to get back to 2077, she has to escape and possibly ally herself with her sworn enemies to get back home.

star 7.92
1,615 votes
Directors: Jon Cassar
Writers: Simon Barry
Revolutions Per Minute

#25 - Revolutions Per Minute

Season 3 - Episode 10

Kiera's relationship with the Freelancers is pushed to the limit as she forges a deeper connection with the mysterious John Doe. Alec crosses the rubicon to protect his legacy. Kiera makes a shocking discovery.

star 7.89
1,211 votes
Directors: David Frazee
Writers: Denis McGrath