The BEST Episodes of Day 5

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Mar 25, 2020

Network: Rooster Teeth

A fatal sleep epidemic has wiped out most of the human race, After a fortuitous drug bender saves his life, addict Jake ventures out into the quiet streets...unaware that most of the world has already died in their beds. Now, battling sleepless fatigue and encroaching delirium, Jake teams with a scrappy teenager, overnight doctor and red-eye pilot to search for answers, and just maybe find a way to sleep again. Set in a world of insomniacs, late-shift workers and roving psychotics, the survivors must fight to stay awake in a post-apocalyptic world of survival and redemption.

Dawn

#1 - Dawn

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Sep 24, 2017

The morning comes with revelations and consequences.

star 8.28
71 votes
Apnea

#2 - Apnea

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Sep 17, 2017

Forces converge on the Oasis and the battle for the sleep zone begins.

star 7.92
73 votes
Directors: Josh Flanagan
Writers:
Parasomnia

#3 - Parasomnia

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Sep 10, 2017

As the fractured teams close in on the camp, a chance encounter pushes one hero to the breaking point. Aidan’s actions at the Oasis have unexpected consequences.

star 7.74
72 votes
Directors: Aaron Marquis
Writers:
Oasis

#4 - Oasis

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Aug 13, 2017

The team hunts for Gabbi -- and any chance to track down the Safe Sleep Zone -- as Aidan and a new ally attempt to enter the Sandman’s Oasis.

star 7.68
73 votes
Directors: Max Nichols
Writers:
Cognitive Dissonance

#5 - Cognitive Dissonance

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jun 26, 2016

Ellis's plan hits a snag, just in time for some sleepless delirium to settle in.

star 7.64
185 votes
Directors: Josh Flanagan
Writers: Josh Flanagan
Wide Awake

#6 - Wide Awake

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Jul 31, 2016

In the season finale, alliances at Dr. Abrams' facility are pushed to a breaking point, and Ellis' group puts their theory to the ultimate test.

star 7.64
117 votes
Sleepwalkers

#7 - Sleepwalkers

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Sep 3, 2017

The team pursues the Oasis through the desert, as Aidan navigates the politics of the camp. Meredith finds an unlikely ally in her new assignment.

star 7.59
74 votes
Directors: Chris Demarais
Writers:
Lucid

#8 - Lucid

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Aug 20, 2017

As Aidan and Paula explore the camp, Jake and company battle a new threat, with an inventive method for staying awake.

star 7.58
80 votes
Directors: Aaron Marquis
Writers:
Night Terrors

#9 - Night Terrors

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jul 3, 2016

As Ellis heads for Dallas, Jake, Sam and Ally are diverted by a new kind of foe.

star 7.57
141 votes
Directors: Mark Bristol
Writers: Mark Bristol
Circadian Rhythms

#10 - Circadian Rhythms

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Aug 27, 2017

Tensions flare and complications arise on the flight to Nevada. Aidan attempts to meet the Sandman himself.

star 7.55
76 votes
Writers:
Manifest Destiny

#11 - Manifest Destiny

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Aug 6, 2017

Jake, Sam, and Ally search for Ellis as a broader threat unfolds… and rumors of a way to finally sleep again.

star 7.54
91 votes
Directors: Josh Flanagan
Writers: Josh Flanagan, Chris Demarais
Sweet Dreams

#12 - Sweet Dreams

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Jul 17, 2016

New clues converge in Dallas, while Ally attempts a dangerous reunion in Austin.

star 7.54
127 votes
Directors: Chris Demarais
Writers: Chris Demarais, Josh Flanagan
Beacons in the Dark

#13 - Beacons in the Dark

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Jul 24, 2016

Lex unveils her research to Ally; Ellis investigates a mysterious signal.

star 7.28
120 votes
Directors: Aaron Marquis
Writers: Aaron Marquis
Waking Nightmare

#14 - Waking Nightmare

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jun 19, 2016

After an extended drug bender, addict Jake ventures out into the quiet streets to discover he's actually missed a terrifying global phenomenon.

star 7.27
221 votes
Directors: Josh Flanagan
Writers: Chris Demarais, Josh Flanagan