The BEST Episodes of Critical Role
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Sep 25, 2019
Voice actor Matthew Mercer leads a group of fellow voice actors on epic Dungeons & Dragons campaigns. These familiar voices bring the audience into the full experience of D&D, allowing imaginations to soar as the characters embark on adventures. This is Critical Role!
#1 - Heredity and Hats
Season 5 - Episode 4
Vox Machina makes their way into the elven City of Syngorn to complete their pact with Garmili the satyr cartoonist.
#2 - Uninviting Waters
Season 5 - Episode 6
With the Moonbrush behind them, Vox Machina presses on towards the rushing rivers of the Gilded Run that barricade the Shademirk Bog. Battling the enchanted currents, they stumble into a lurking foe who’s hunger knows no bounds!
#3 - The Frigid Doom
Season 5 - Episode 8
Vox Machina go on a secret mission to the decimated city of Draconia, in the hopes of learning more about the Chroma Conclave.
#4 - What Lies Beneath The Surface
Season 6 - Episode 12
The chase is on as Vox Machina search for Raishan and the stolen dragon eggs.
#5 - Deadly Echoes
Season 6 - Episode 13
Vox Machina has made their way to the mysterious island where Raishan is hiding. But the island itself may be an ancient and terrible death trap!
#6 - The Final Ascent
Season 8 - Episode 14
Vox Machina, having made their final preparations, make their way to the top of the tower of Entropis.
#7 - Vecna, the Ascended
Season 8 - Episode 15
Vox Machina battles Vecna.
#8 - The Chapter Closes
Season 8 - Episode 16
On the final episode of our campaign, victory is celebrated, and all debts are paid…
#9 - Between the Lines
Season 9 - Episode 78
The Mighty Nein return to Zadash, where lore and knowledge await those that know where to look...
#10 - The Kill Box
Season 4 - Episode 14
Grog Vs. Kevdak! Vox Machina Vs. The Herd! It’s an all out battle with the fate of Westrunn!
#11 - Refjorged
Season 9 - Episode 76
Having returned to Uthodurn, the Mighty Nein attempt to tie up loose ends before heading back to the Cinderrest Sanctum...
#12 - Desperate Measures
Season 4 - Episode 2
Desperate to help survivors of the attack, Vox Machina attempt to fend off the assailing beasts, but our heroes are rendered helpless in the face of temptation, infighting and despair.
#13 - The Ruby and the Sapphire
Season 9 - Episode 33
Beach episode! The Mighty Nein explore Nicodranas and Jester reunites with her mother, the famed Ruby of the Sea...
#14 - A Game of Names
Season 9 - Episode 49
Reeling from their discovery, the Mighty Nein come clean with each other about aspects of their past...
#15 - Disparate Pieces
Season 9 - Episode 4
The party presents evidence of the devil toad’s corruption at a midnight trial, and Beau confronts an envoy from her past...
#16 - Beyond the Boundaries
Season 9 - Episode 32
The Mighty Nein return to several old stomping grounds as they journey south to Nicodranas and the Menagerie Coast...
#17 - Race to the Ziggurat
Season 3 - Episode 11
Vox Machina vs. The Briarwoods: who will survive? And what terrible secret waits for our heroes beneath Whitestone?
#18 - Omens
Season 4 - Episode 1
Vox Machina is in disarray as a mysterious skull is found and Vax questions the priorities of the group. Meanwhile, the city of Emon experiences a substantial political shift.
#19 - Umbrasyl
Season 4 - Episode 17
Vox Machina heads up Gatshadow Mountain for their final confrontation with the Dragon Umbrasyl.
#20 - Duskmeadow
Season 5 - Episode 1
The battle wary group return to Vasselheim as Vax brings himself face to face with the Raven Queen.
#21 - Shadows of Thomara
Season 8 - Episode 12
In this episode, Vox Machina make their way through the cursed caverns of the undead dwarven city of Thomara, hoping their presence won’t be discovered…
#22 - Crimson Diplomacy
Season 3 - Episode 2
Vax finds himself alone in the clutches of the villainous Briarwoods! While the team rushes in to save him, they are joined by a mysterious tiefling named Lilith, a powerful wizard who is on the run from vicious bounty hunters. Can Vox Machina save both Vax and Lilith from their violent fates? With special guest player, Kit Buss!
#23 - Trust
Season 6 - Episode 1
Still reeling from the revelations of last week, Vox Machina must weigh their options as they consider old alliances and new in their continuing fight against The Chroma Conclave.
#24 - A Bard's Lament
Season 7 - Episode 1
Grog vs. Earthbreaker Groon in the Temple of Kord! Scanlan awakes! Vox Machina go to see a guy about a hand!
#25 - Divergent Paths
Season 9 - Episode 25
The Mighty Nein head down into the Gearhold Prison to destroy the clockwork Gear Warden, and hopefully help a family in need…