The BEST Episodes of Das Boot

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Mar 11, 2020

Network: Sky Deutschland

An inexperienced U-boat crew has to survive a secret mission and a young German woman is torn between loyalty for her home country and the French resistance in the WWII drama.


#1 - Reckoning

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Dec 14, 2018

The U-boat crew struggle with recent events and what lies ahead. A revelation in La Rochelle infuriates Forster spelling bad news for Simone.

star 7.61
207 votes
Writers: Johannes W. Betz, Tony Saint
Against the Clock

#2 - Against the Clock

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Dec 7, 2018

Things look bleak for the crew of U-612, as they desperately try to work out their next move. Simone adjusts to her new position between Carla and Forster.

star 7.55
206 votes
Writers: Johannes W. Betz, Simon Allen, Tony Saint

#3 - Loyalty

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Dec 7, 2018

A surprise new arrival takes Greenwood's place, causing a divide. Plus, Carla and Simone grow closer and a resistance fighter arrives at the safe house.

star 7.52
212 votes
Writers: Johannes W. Betz, Laura Grace, Tony Saint

#4 - Hell

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Dec 14, 2018

Forster reveals to Simone that U-612 has gone missing. Meanwhile, the resistance endanger the innocent to further their cause.

star 7.50
204 votes
Writers: Johannes W. Betz, Tony Saint
Incurred Losses

#5 - Incurred Losses

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 30, 2018

Tennstedt and Hoffmann continue to butt heads aboard U-612, while rebel Carla Monroe plans a mission in La Rochelle.

star 7.34
232 votes
Writers: Johannes W. Betz, Tony Saint

#6 - Doubt

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Nov 30, 2018

Unity on U-612 has crumbled and Hoffman and Tennstedt's continued conflict could jeopardise the mission. On land, Simone wrestles with a difficult choice.

star 7.29
242 votes
Writers: Benedikt Röskau, Johannes W. Betz, Tony Saint
New Day

#7 - New Day

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Nov 23, 2018

An inexperienced U-boat crew are plunged into a perilous secret mission, while new translator Simone starts work at the base.

star 7.28
285 votes
Writers: Johannes W. Betz, Tony Saint
Secret Mission

#8 - Secret Mission

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Nov 23, 2018

Hoffmann insists on further training despite the crew's desire to head to battle. In La Rochelle, Simone pieces together the previous night's events.

star 7.25
244 votes
Writers: Johannes W. Betz, Tony Saint