The BEST Episodes of Future Man

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Dec 8, 2019

Network: Hulu

Josh Futturman, a janitor by day and a gamer by night, is recruited by mysterious visitors to travel through time in order to prevent the extinction of humanity.

A Date with Destiny

#1 - A Date with Destiny

Season 1 - Episode 13

Out of time and options, the team reconciles that their actions have made everything much, much worse and plan one final mission to put an end to Dr. Kronish and the Cure forever.

star 7.91
1,298 votes
Directors: Michael Dowse
Writers: Ariel Shaffir, Ben Karlin, Kyle Hunter, Nora Winslow
Pandora's Mailbox

#2 - Pandora's Mailbox

Season 1 - Episode 7

Josh, Tiger, and Wolf jump into the future to steal the fuel they desperately need to continue their mission. But when they arrive at their destination, they are confronted by an unexpected enemy.

star 7.79
1,474 votes
Directors: Brandon Trost
Writers: Jessica Conrad
A Blowjob Before Dying

#3 - A Blowjob Before Dying

Season 1 - Episode 6

With just twenty-seven minutes before a bomb explodes in the head of their captured Biotic, Josh, Tiger, and Wolf hold a high-stakes interrogation in Josh’s bedroom while Josh’s unwitting parents host a holiday dinner party downstairs.

star 7.75
1,563 votes
Directors: Nisha Ganatra
Writers: Ben Karlin
Prelude to an Apocalypse

#4 - Prelude to an Apocalypse

Season 1 - Episode 12

Josh discovers that his interference in the past has completely transformed his life for the better. Wolf and Tiger deal with the aftermath of their failed mission to the past.

star 7.74
1,383 votes
Directors: Michael Dowse
Writers: Ben Karlin
Operation: Natal Attraction

#5 - Operation: Natal Attraction

Season 1 - Episode 10

Still in the past, Josh desperately tries to change Dr. Kronish’s future while not messing up his own. Tiger and Wolf confront each other over Wolf's wavering dedication to the cause.

star 7.73
1,379 votes
Directors: Michael Weaver
Writers: Dan Mirk, Henry Alonso Myers
The Brain Job

#6 - The Brain Job

Season 2 - Episode 12

Armed with the newly discovered TTD, our team uses an 11-second window to jump back in time over and over to reach Stu’s brain and destroy it once and for all. All they need to do is avoid running into all the other versions of themselves along the way.

star 7.72
601 votes
Writers: Ariel Shaffir, Ben Karlin, Kyle Hunter

#7 - Ultra-Max

Season 2 - Episode 13

Having messed with time travel one too many times, Josh, Tiger, and Wolf land in jail in the year 3491. Facing a death sentence for their crimes, their loyalty to each other is tested by their cruel and unusual jailer.

star 7.69
592 votes
Directors: Wendey Stanzler
Writers: Ariel Shaffir, Ben Karlin, Kyle Hunter
Justice Desserts

#8 - Justice Desserts

Season 1 - Episode 5

Tiger, Wolf and Josh work to unmask the Biotics undercover at the Kronish Labs Christmas party. Josh grows closer to his coworker Jeri as she helps him avoid the obsessed policeman hot on Josh’s tail.

star 7.67
1,568 votes
Directors: Anton Cropper
Writers: Melody Derloshon
Girth, Wind & Fire

#9 - Girth, Wind & Fire

Season 1 - Episode 8

The end of the mission is in sight as Tiger and Wolf prepare for one final jump into the past. But when Josh’s mom is kidnapped, Josh refuses to let Tiger and Wolf leave before they mount a daring rescue to save her.

star 7.66
1,449 votes
Directors: Nisha Ganatra
Writers: Matthew Bass, Theodore Bressman
Operation: Fatal Attraction

#10 - Operation: Fatal Attraction

Season 1 - Episode 9

Convinced he knows how to stop Dr. Kronish once and for all, Josh commandeers the TTD and leads the team on a mission into the past. But when Wolf goes missing, they have to spilt up, forcing Josh to carry out his insane plan alone.

star 7.65
1,430 votes
Directors: Michael Weaver
Writers: Dan Mirk, Henry Alonso Myers
Beyond the TruffleDome

#11 - Beyond the TruffleDome

Season 1 - Episode 11

Torn apart by internal divisions, the team is scattered throughout history, as Tiger and Wolf reckon with the way the mission has changed them and the possibility that they might fail.

star 7.55
1,405 votes
Directors: Wendey Stanzler
Writers: Ariel Shaffir, Kyle Hunter
A Fuel's Errand

#12 - A Fuel's Errand

Season 1 - Episode 4

In the wake of the disastrous attempt to assassinate Dr. Kronish, Tiger and Wolf kick Josh off the mission. When they realize their TTD is compromised, Josh makes a deal: if he can get them more fuel, they’ll let him back on the team.

star 7.54
1,638 votes
Directors: Anton Cropper
Writers: Dan Mirk
The Ballad of PUP-E Q. Barkington

#13 - The Ballad of PUP-E Q. Barkington

Season 2 - Episode 9

Stu sends commandos to abduct Josh in the NAG – chaos and bloodshed ensue. Wolf realizes Stu is evil and seeks revenge, trying in vain to make Tiger see the truth. Josh and Wolf learn the identity of Achilles, the elusive leader of the Pointed Circle.

star 7.54
625 votes
Directors: Kevin Bray
Writers: Joel Church-Cooper
Dia De Los Robots

#14 - Dia De Los Robots

Season 2 - Episode 11

It’s the day of the MARS launch. Josh goes on a suicide mission to sneak into Stu’s upload machine to shut him down for good. But Stu discovers the plot and patches himself. Tiger betrays Stu and saves Josh just in time, sending Stu into a murderous rage.

star 7.51
604 votes
Writers: Ariel Shaffir, Ben Karlin, Kyle Hunter
A Riphole in Time

#15 - A Riphole in Time

Season 1 - Episode 3

Tiger and Wolf decide it’s time for Dr. Kronish to die. Josh reluctantly agrees to help, but when he realizes he can’t go through with it, he finds himself caught in Tiger and Wolf’s sights instead.

star 7.48
1,758 votes
Writers: Henry Alonso Myers
Exes and OS

#16 - Exes and OS

Season 2 - Episode 10

Ty-­Anne shares her story of becoming Achilles, starting as a child hungry for love Stu could never give, and ending in a mission with her ex-­lover Torque to shut down Stu – from the inside. Josh believes he’s the key to stopping Stu once and for all.

star 7.46
602 votes
Directors: Tamra Davis
Writers: Jane Becker, Nora Winslow
Herpe: Fully Loaded

#17 - Herpe: Fully Loaded

Season 1 - Episode 2

In 1969, Josh, Tiger and Wolf launch a mission to infiltrate a fraternity party and prevent Dr. Kronish from contracting herpes—but the destruction they’ve left in their wake quickly catches up with them.

star 7.44
2,023 votes
Writers: Ariel Shaffir, Kyle Hunter
Countdown to a Prologue

#18 - Countdown to a Prologue

Season 2 - Episode 1

Josh is kidnapped by Athena, a member of a secret terrorist organization called The Pointed Circle. His mission to save the world didn’t work. Stu Camillo, now in power, created the cure, and humanity is more divided than ever. Oh, and it’s the year 2162.

star 7.39
846 votes
Directors: Jonathan Watson
Writers: Dan Mirk
The Last Horchata

#19 - The Last Horchata

Season 2 - Episode 8

Stu introduces a depressed Tiger to his simulation – where anything can be reality, drawing them closer than ever before. Stu tells Tiger the truth: he’s not taking everyone to Mars, he’s uploading them to the digital realm, where they’ll exist forever.

star 7.38
622 votes
Directors: Tamra Davis
Writers: Dan Mirk
J1: Judgment Day

#20 - J1: Judgment Day

Season 2 - Episode 5

Josh, Tiger, and Wolf go on a mission to find their TTD and take down the Pointed Circle. Josh discovers he is not the only Josh in 2162, but Athena escapes with the TTD. Tiger vows to hunt her down – alone. A wedge between Tiger and Wolf grows.

star 7.37
671 votes
Directors: Jonathan Watson
Writers: Joel Church-Cooper
The I of the Tiger

#21 - The I of the Tiger

Season 2 - Episode 2

Tiger and Wolf arrive in the future they created. Tiger is not welcome in The NAG (The New Above Ground) so she heads to The Mons where she learns humanity is moving to Mars, her DNA created the cure, and Stu Camillo is alive and well in hologram form.

star 7.32
750 votes
Directors: Michael Weaver
Writers: Ariel Shaffir, Kyle Hunter

#22 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1

Josh Futturman feels stuck in his dead-end job as a janitor so all he really does is play Biotic Wars, an unbeatable videogame the rest of the world has given up on. But when Josh beats the game, mysterious visitors from the future appear: the world is in danger, and Josh is the only one who can save it.

star 7.31
2,631 votes
Writers: Ariel Shaffir, Howard Overman, Kyle Hunter
A Wolf in the Torque House

#23 - A Wolf in the Torque House

Season 2 - Episode 3

Wolf is mistaken for Torque (the Wolf in this timeline) and he goes with it – learning about the NAG, and its 6-‐parent families and hatred of technology. Wolf tries to escape but the appeal of this new, strange world makes it hard for him to leave.

star 7.25
719 votes
Directors: Michael Weaver
Writers: Ben Karlin
The Binx Ultimatum

#24 - The Binx Ultimatum

Season 2 - Episode 6

Tiger uses Stu’s fondness for her to help her track down Athena. Josh is now a “Smasher” remanded to a labor camp, where the Pointed Circle comes after him. Wolf, vowing to improve the NAG, faces off against Supreme Overlord Vice.

star 7.19
669 votes
Directors: Craig Zisk
Writers: Nora Winslow
Guess Who's Coming to Lunch

#25 - Guess Who's Coming to Lunch

Season 2 - Episode 4

As Tiger gets to know her doppelganger Ty-­Anne, Wolf acclimates to the NAG, and Josh wanders the desert. Josh is brought to the NAG and remanded to indentured servitude as a technology smasher. Tiger sneaks into the NAG and wants out of this timeline.

star 7.18
699 votes
Directors: Craig Zisk
Writers: Jane Becker