The BEST Episodes of Da Vinci's Demons

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jan 3, 2020

Network: Starz

The series follows the "untold" story of Leonardo Da Vinci: the genius during his early years in Renaissance Florence. As a 25-year old artist, inventor, swordsman, lover, dreamer and idealist, he struggles to live within the confines of his own reality and time as he begins to not only see the future, but invent it.

Ira Deorum

#1 - Ira Deorum

Season 3 - Episode 10 - Aired Dec 26, 2015

Leo must put his faith in his friends and in himself to have a chance to defeat the Turks.

star 8.10
1,275 votes
Directors: Peter Hoar
Writers: John Shiban
The Sins of Daedalus

#2 - The Sins of Daedalus

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Jun 9, 2014

An unlikely alliance is needed to save Italy from an Ottoman attack; Riario faces danger; Nico takes control of Vanessa's destiny.

star 8.05
1,682 votes
Directors: Peter Hoar
Writers: Brian Nelson, Corey Reed, Marco Ramirez
The Vault of Heaven

#3 - The Vault of Heaven

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired May 19, 2014

Leonardo and his allies face deadly threats as they search for the Book of Leaves; Carlo helps Clarice; the Sultan's son is intrigued by Lucrezia.

star 7.96
1,870 votes
Directors: Peter Hoar
Writers: Brian Nelson, Marco Ramirez
The Lovers

#4 - The Lovers

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Jun 10, 2013

The Pazzis prepare a murderous plot for Easter Sunday. The Turk tells Leonardo where to find the Book of Leaves. Lucrezia makes a confession as Leonardo attempts to save the Medicis.

star 7.96
2,373 votes
Writers: Brian Nelson, Corey Reed, David S. Goyer
The Enemies of Man

#5 - The Enemies of Man

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Jun 2, 2014

Leonardo returns to learn that Duke Federico has been ruling Florence with an iron fist; a sinful Riario seeks redemption; King Ferrante negotiates with Lorenzo.

star 7.92
1,675 votes
Writers:
Angelus Iratissimus

#6 - Angelus Iratissimus

Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired Dec 19, 2015

Leo and Sophia struggle to control the mysterious device they've built. Back in Florence, Riario awaits judgment while Lorenzo and Vanessa take their partnership to the next level.

star 7.87
1,253 votes
Directors: Peter Hoar
Writers: Amy Berg
The Blood of Brothers

#7 - The Blood of Brothers

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Apr 14, 2014

Leonardo uses his intellect to save Florence as Pope Sixtus brings powers together; Nico tries to resist Riario's temptations.

star 7.85
2,077 votes
Directors: Peter Hoar
Writers: Jami O'Brien
The Rope of the Dead

#8 - The Rope of the Dead

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired May 12, 2014

Entering the Vault of Heaven presents challenges for Leonardo and Riario; Lorenzo becomes a part of King Ferrante's bloody games; Lucrezia meets the Turk in Constantinople.

star 7.85
1,899 votes
Directors: Jon Jones
Writers: David S. Goyer, Matt Fraction
La Confessione Della Macchina

#9 - La Confessione Della Macchina

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired Dec 12, 2015

Nico and Zo turn to an old enemy to gain support for the Crusade; Leo is ambushed by the Labyrinth.

star 7.84
1,347 votes
Directors: Colin Teague
Writers: Jesse Alexander
The Sun and the Moon

#10 - The Sun and the Moon

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired May 5, 2014

Leonardo makes an unexpected discovery in the New World. Lorenzo attempts to save Florence with the help of an old flame. Clarice struggles to retain control of the Medici Bank.

star 7.82
1,931 votes
Directors: Jon Jones
Writers: Corey Reed, Dan Hess
The Hierophant

#11 - The Hierophant

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Jun 3, 2013

Leonardo builds an underwater suit and uses the sewers to enter the Vatican, where he meets the Pope and the mysterious prisoner. Giuliano reveals the true identity of Rome's spy.

star 7.82
2,451 votes
Writers: Corey Reed, Sarah Goldfinger
The Blood of Man

#12 - The Blood of Man

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Apr 7, 2014

The Pazzis make their move; Leonardo gambles for the future of Florence; Riario makes progress in his quest for the Book of Leaves.

star 7.81
2,306 votes
Writers: Corey Reed, David S. Goyer
The Voyage of the Damned

#13 - The Voyage of the Damned

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Apr 21, 2014

Leonardo continues his search for the Book of Leaves; Lorenzo is forced to make sacrifices when Pope Sixtus takes aggressive measures against Florence; Lucrezia looks for new alliances in Rome.

star 7.81
1,929 votes
Directors: Peter Hoar
Writers: Brian Nelson
The Tower

#14 - The Tower

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired May 20, 2013

Lorenzo orders Piero da Vinci to defend his estranged son in court. During a performance for visiting royalty, Leonardo surprises the corrupt judge. Back at his workshop, Leonardo is surprised by the Turk.

star 7.78
2,662 votes
Directors: Paul Wilmshurst
Writers: Joe Ahearne
Abbadon

#15 - Abbadon

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 31, 2015

Leo devises an escape from Otranto but may not be able to save those closest to him.

star 7.76
1,443 votes
Directors: Peter Hoar
Writers: Amy Berg
The Serpent

#16 - The Serpent

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Apr 29, 2013

Leonardo continues his quest for the Book of Leaves. The Pope’s nephew arrives and meets his spy. Leonardo’s war designs fail, causing a rift with the Medicis. The Pope learns of Leonardo’s prowess.

star 7.74
3,322 votes
Directors: David S. Goyer
Writers: David S. Goyer, Scott M. Gimple
Alis Volat Propiis

#17 - Alis Volat Propiis

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired Dec 5, 2015

A former nemesis returns to Florence and stands in opposition to Crusade efforts; Vanessa and Nico ponder their futures; Leo attempts to decipher the Turkish armor.

star 7.73
1,273 votes
Directors: Colin Teague
Writers: Liz Sagal
The Fall From Heaven

#18 - The Fall From Heaven

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired May 26, 2014

Leonardo and Riario face death; Zoroaster and Nico plan an escape; Lorenzo waits to meet with the king of Naples; Bayezid seeks diplomacy in Rome.

star 7.72
1,800 votes
Directors: Peter Hoar
Writers: Corey Reed, Jonathan Hickman
The Prisoner

#19 - The Prisoner

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired May 6, 2013

Riario engages the Pope and a mysterious prisoner in a discussion concerning the count's defeat, while Leonardo searches for a rational explanation when an outbreak of demonic possession occurs at a convent, and the blame is placed on the Medicis.

star 7.72
2,865 votes
Directors: Jamie Payne
Writers: David S. Goyer, Scott M. Gimple
The Ends of the Earth

#20 - The Ends of the Earth

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Apr 28, 2014

Leonardo attempts to navigate the Atlantic without maps; Lucrezia is smuggled into the Vatican for an important meeting; Lorenzo's identity is discovered during his trip to Naples.

star 7.69
2,026 votes
Writers: Marco Ramirez
Anima Venator

#21 - Anima Venator

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 21, 2015

Leo's paranoia isolates him from his friends; Lucrezia searches for a way to make amends for past sins.

star 7.68
1,332 votes
Directors: Mark Everest
Writers: Kevin McManus, Matthew McManus
The Magician

#22 - The Magician

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired May 13, 2013

Bechhi is accused of being a spy for Rome. The armies of Rome and Florence face off, and Leonardo reveals his latest weapon.

star 7.68
2,869 votes
Directors: Jamie Payne
Writers: David S. Goyer, Jami O’Brien
Semper Infidelis

#23 - Semper Infidelis

Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 24, 2015

Leonardo and his allies are forced to retreat when the Ottoman Empire storms the city of Otranto.

star 7.67
1,618 votes
Directors: Peter Hoar
Writers: John Shiban
The Devil

#24 - The Devil

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired May 27, 2013

A clue from the Turk about the Book of Leaves sends Leonardo to Wallachia, where he encounters Vlad Dracula. Lorenzo and Piero meet the Duke of Urbino. The search for the true spy continues.

star 7.61
2,455 votes
Directors: Paul Wilmshurst
Writers: Brian Nelson, Marco Ramirez
Liberum Arbitrium

#25 - Liberum Arbitrium

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 28, 2015

The Monster of Italy is finally captured, but the upcoming Crusade Festival is still threatened by danger.

star 7.61
1,276 votes
Directors: Mark Everest
Writers: Jennifer Yale