The BEST episodes of House of the Dragon

Every episode of House of the Dragon ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of House of the Dragon!

The story of House Targaryen, 200 years before the events of Game of Thrones.

Last Updated: 1/29/2023Network:HBO
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The Black Queen
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8.41
4279 votes

#1 - The Black Queen

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 10/23/2022

While mourning a tragic loss, Rhaenyra tries to hold the realm together, and Daemon prepares for war.

Directors: Greg Yaitanes
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
The Lord of the Tides
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8.09
4315 votes

#2 - The Lord of the Tides

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 10/9/2022

Six years later. With the Driftmark succession suddenly critical, Rhaenyra attempts to strike a bargain with Rhaenys.

Writer: Eileen Shim
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
The Green Council
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8.06
4237 votes

#3 - The Green Council

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 10/16/2022

While Alicent enlists Cole and Aemond to track down Aegon, Otto gathers the great houses of Westeros to affirm their allegiance.

Directors: Clare Kilner
Writer: Sara Hess
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
Driftmark
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8.00
4455 votes

#4 - Driftmark

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 10/2/2022

As the families gather on Driftmark for a funeral, Viserys calls for an end to infighting and Alicent demands justice.

Directors: Miguel Sapochnik
Writer: Kevin Lau
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
Second of His Name
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7.97
5126 votes

#5 - Second of His Name

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 9/4/2022

Daemon and the Sea Snake battle the Crabfeeder. The realm celebrates Aegon’s second nameday. Rhaenyra faces the prospect of marriage.

Directors: Greg Yaitanes
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
We Light the Way
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7.94
4692 votes

#6 - We Light the Way

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 9/18/2022

Daemon visits his wife in the Vale. Viserys and Rhaenyra broker agreements with the Velaryons. Alicent seeks the truth about the princess.

Directors: Clare Kilner
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
The Heirs of the Dragon
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7.94
6238 votes

#7 - The Heirs of the Dragon

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 8/21/2022

Viserys hosts a tournament to celebrate the birth of his second child. Rhaenyra welcomes her uncle Daemon back to the Red Keep.

Directors: Miguel Sapochnik
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
The Rogue Prince
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7.83
5368 votes

#8 - The Rogue Prince

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 8/28/2022

Rhaenyra oversteps at the Small Council. Viserys is urged to secure the succession through marriage. Daemon announces his intentions.

Directors: Greg Yaitanes
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
King of the Narrow Sea
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7.82
4777 votes

#9 - King of the Narrow Sea

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 9/11/2022

After Rhaenyra cuts short her tour of Westeros, Daemon introduces the princess to the Street of Silk after dark.

Directors: Clare Kilner
Writer: Ira Parker
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
The Princess and the Queen
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7.54
4440 votes

#10 - The Princess and the Queen

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 9/25/2022

Ten years later. Rhaenyra navigates Alicent’s continued speculation about her children, while Daemon and Laena weigh an offer in Pentos.

Directors: Miguel Sapochnik
Writer: Sara Hess
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes

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