The BEST Episodes of Ergo Proxy

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Feb 27, 2020

Network: WOWOW

In the utopian city, Romdeau, where humans and their android servants live, the landscape is broken by a series of murders. Real Mayar, a female inspector from the Citizen Information Bureau, along with her android partner Iggy, are tasked to solve the cases. Mayar is soon attacked by a creature which is neither human nor android, and learns about the mysterious phenomena called "Awakening."

Wrong Way Home

#1 - Wrong Way Home

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Jun 3, 2006

An infected Iggy becomes enraged and kidnaps Re-l, setting out to kill Vincent. Re-l is again confronted by the homeless AutoReiv.

star 9.09
411 votes
Directors: Shukou Murase
Writers: Yuko Kawabe
Deus Ex Machina

#2 - Deus Ex Machina

Season 1 - Episode 23 - Aired Aug 12, 2006

Pieces are played and revelations uncovered as the final fight commences. Monad makes her return and tries to convince Vincent to join her.

star 9.03
379 votes
Directors: Shukou Murase
Writers: Dai Sato
Domecoming

#3 - Domecoming

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Apr 8, 2006

Re-l's life becomes endangered when she falls ill after exposure to the harsh environment. Hoody hatches a cunning plan to trick Raul and return to Romdo. Quinn leads a group on an escape from the Commune using the Rabbit.

star 8.97
457 votes
Directors: Shukou Murase
Writers: Yuko Kawabe
Bilbul

#4 - Bilbul

Season 1 - Episode 22 - Aired Aug 5, 2006

As the city continues to crumble, Vincent and Re-l encounter Proxy One. Raul is overcome with regret and despair, and sets out to find Pino.

star 8.93
372 votes
Directors: Shukou Murase
Writers: Yuko Kawabe
Angel's Share

#5 - Angel's Share

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Apr 29, 2006

Vincent is introduced to a man named Hauer, and learns some truths about Halos and Proxies, discovering a horrific revelation.

star 8.86
419 votes
Directors: Shukou Murase
Writers: Yuko Kawabe
RE-L124C41+

#6 - RE-L124C41+

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Apr 15, 2006

Re-l recovers from her illness. Daedalus shows her the disturbing mechanisms responsible for the Dome's continued survival. Vincent makes his way home, slowly losing his companions along the way, ending up alone with Pino. A group of infected AutoReivs is unleashed on Re-l, Iggy, and Daedalus. The episode ends with Daedalus filling out Re-l's death certificate.

star 8.85
477 votes
Directors: Shukou Murase
Writers: Dai Sato
Shining Sign

#7 - Shining Sign

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Apr 22, 2006

Vincent and Pino stumbles onto war-torn Halos, where they are caught in a war between the dome's human inhabitants and its autonomous AutoReivs.

star 8.79
442 votes
Directors: Shukou Murase
Writers: Dai Sato, Yusuke Asayama
Goodbye Vincent

#8 - Goodbye Vincent

Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired Jul 22, 2006

Vincent finds himself trapped within Re-l's consciousness, and observes powerlessly as events unfold.

star 8.76
348 votes
Directors: Shukou Murase
Writers: Yuko Kawabe
Tasogare

#9 - Tasogare

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Apr 1, 2006

Re-l braves the outside world in order to bring Vincent back to Romdo. While there, Raul commences his plan to capture Vincent by attacking the Commune with patrol drones. Re-l's environmental suit is damaged and Vincent is injured in the attack. Re-l suspicions are confirmed that there is a link between Vincent and the Proxies.

star 8.76
471 votes
Directors: Shukou Murase
Writers: Seiko Takagi
Anamnesis

#10 - Anamnesis

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired May 20, 2006

Vincent finds a strange book store and an even stranger old man, where he discovers more about his true nature. Re-l and Iggy catch up on the Centzon (the Rabbit, the flying ship that Vincent travels by).

star 8.74
412 votes
Directors: Shukou Murase
Writers: Dai Sato
Life After God

#11 - Life After God

Season 1 - Episode 18 - Aired Jul 8, 2006

The trio reach the devastated Mosko, Vincent's home city, and find that the truths lead back to Romdo.

star 8.68
344 votes
Directors: Shukou Murase
Writers: Naruki Nagakawa
Terra Incognita

#12 - Terra Incognita

Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired Jul 1, 2006

Romdo is on high alert as they search for the fugitive Raul, who plans to activate a deadly weapon. Meanwhile, the trio discover strange humanoids living inside a toxic cave system.

star 8.62
375 votes
Directors: Shukou Murase
Writers: Yuko Kawabe
Cytotropism

#13 - Cytotropism

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired May 13, 2006

Disturbed by recent events, Raul questions the future of Romdo. Meanwhile, Re-l and Iggy explore a strange antiquated dome inhabited only by primitive AutoReivs.

star 8.58
414 votes
Directors: Shukou Murase
Writers: Seiko Takagi
Hideout

#14 - Hideout

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired May 27, 2006

The group is confronted by a vagrant Proxy and its companion AutoReiv, and Re-l puts her new weapon to use.

star 8.56
384 votes
Directors: Shukou Murase
Writers: Yuko Kawabe
Confession

#15 - Confession

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Mar 4, 2006

Re-l struggles to convince her peers of her encounters with the monsters, which she learns are called Proxy. She is removed from the investigation and finds that Iggy has had his memories of recent events erased. Meanwhile, Vincent finds himself on the run from a proxy and then the city's authorities.

star 8.54
592 votes
Directors: Shukou Murase
Writers: Dai Sato, Yusuke Asayama
Busy Doing Nothing

#16 - Busy Doing Nothing

Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired Jun 24, 2006

When winds die out, the trio are stranded aboard the Centzon and Re-l finds herself struggling to hold on to her sanity.

star 8.51
378 votes
Directors: Shukou Murase
Writers: Seiko Takagi
Shampoo Planet

#17 - Shampoo Planet

Season 1 - Episode 21 - Aired Jul 29, 2006

A Cogito outbreak spreads through Romdo and the city falls into chaos. Vincent incites the people to revolt, pushing them to hunt down and kill all AutoReivs.

star 8.49
375 votes
Directors: Shukou Murase
Writers: Naruki Nagakawa
Ophelia

#18 - Ophelia

Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired Jun 10, 2006

While resting in a long-abandoned dome, strange occurrences take place and the trio's lives are endangered.

star 8.44
409 votes
Directors: Shukou Murase
Writers: Naruki Nagakawa
Mazecity

#19 - Mazecity

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Mar 11, 2006

Romdo is no longer a safe haven for Vincent. He is trying to avoid capture by the authorities. As he flees he comes across the infected AutoReiv Pino. Pino then shows him the way to escape from Romdo to the outside world. Re-l struggles to contact Vincent and uncover the true nature of his involvement with the Proxy.

star 8.32
631 votes
Directors: Shukou Murase
Writers: Dai Sato, Yusuke Asayama
Futu-risk

#20 - Futu-risk

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Mar 18, 2006

Vincent and Pino are taken in by a small commune, the inhabitants of which make a living off the refuse dumped from the Dome. Meanwhile, Raul plans his move to locate and capture Vincent.

star 8.31
503 votes
Directors: Shukou Murase
Writers: Dai Sato
Awakening

#21 - Awakening

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Feb 25, 2006

When a series of mysterious attacks involving Cogito infected AutoReivs occur, Re-l is assigned to investigate, and encounters a humanoid monster. Later, she is attacked by two of these monsters at her home.

star 8.22
689 votes
Directors: Shukou Murase
Writers: Dai Sato
Who Wants to be in Jeopardy?

#22 - Who Wants to be in Jeopardy?

Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired Jun 17, 2006

Finding himself in a bizarre live game show, Vincent's trivia knowledge is put to the test as he battles for his life.

star 7.10
407 votes
Directors: Shukou Murase
Writers: Dai Sato, Jun Matsumoto
Eternal Smile

#23 - Eternal Smile

Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired Jul 15, 2006

Pino explores the mysterious Smile Land with the NaKaMa, and confronts the Creator of the city.

star 6.67
373 votes
Directors: Shukou Murase
Writers: Dai Sato, Yusuke Asayama