The BEST Episodes of Into the Badlands

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Mar 20, 2020

Network: AMC

A mighty warrior and a young boy search for enlightenment in a ruthless territory controlled by feudal barons.

Black Lotus, White Rose

#1 - Black Lotus, White Rose

Season 3 - Episode 13 - Aired Apr 15, 2019

Sunny discovers an important figure from his past is working with the Black Lotus. The Widow, Gaius, and Tilda bring an end to the bloody civil war.

star 8.11
894 votes
Directors: Miles Millar
Writers: Alfred Gough, Miles Millar
Seven Strike as One

#2 - Seven Strike as One

Season 3 - Episode 16 - Aired May 6, 2019

Sunny, Bajee, the Widow and the Black Lotus attack Pilgrim. The master tells Sunny about a new evil that is coming.

star 8.06
846 votes
Directors: Paco Cabezas
Writers: Alfred Gough, Matt Lambert, Miles Millar
Requiem for the Fallen

#3 - Requiem for the Fallen

Season 3 - Episode 15 - Aired Apr 29, 2019

Sunny, Bajie and Gaius seek out an unlikely ally in the fight against Pilgrim. Cressida has a disturbing revelation. The Widow questions her future.

star 8.00
847 votes
Directors: Paco Cabezas
Writers: Matt Lambert
Hand of Five Poisons

#4 - Hand of Five Poisons

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Dec 20, 2015

Sunny and M.K. fight to escape Quinn's grip once and for all. The Baron's enemies conspire to take him down and change the Badlands forever.

star 7.99
2,884 votes
Directors: Guy Ferland
Writers: Alfred Gough, Michael R. Perry, Miles Millar
Leopard Catches Cloud

#5 - Leopard Catches Cloud

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired Jun 17, 2018

Sunny and Bajie arrive at Pilgrim's Fortress, only to face an angry M.K.. The Widow enlists Gaius. Moon and Lydia rally the troops.

star 7.98
1,302 votes
Cobra Fang, Panther Claw

#6 - Cobra Fang, Panther Claw

Season 3 - Episode 12 - Aired Apr 8, 2019

The Widow and Baron Chau finally face off. M.K. and Pilgrim grow their forces at the Monastery. Sunny and Bajie discover a new foe, the Black Lotus.

star 7.98
896 votes
Directors: Tricia Brock
Writers: Evan Endicott, Josh Stoddard
Wolf's Breath, Dragon Fire

#7 - Wolf's Breath, Dragon Fire

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired May 21, 2017

Sunny faces the toughest showdown of his life; Bajie's loyalties are tested to their limits.

star 7.95
2,840 votes
Nightingale Sings No More

#8 - Nightingale Sings No More

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired May 14, 2017

Sunny relies on an unlikely person for help in defeating a foe; Bajie learns a shocking secret from his past.

star 7.94
2,987 votes
Chamber of the Scorpion

#9 - Chamber of the Scorpion

Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired Mar 24, 2019

Sunny and Bajie face off with Pilgrim, who lays out his deadly plan for the Badlands. The Widow finds common ground with the Master.

star 7.94
1,000 votes
Carry Tiger to Mountain

#10 - Carry Tiger to Mountain

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired May 20, 2018

Sunny and Bajie seek help from a reclusive former Master. The Widow must confront a spectre from her past as Chau's slave.

star 7.91
1,336 votes
Curse of the Red Rain

#11 - Curse of the Red Rain

Season 3 - Episode 14 - Aired Apr 22, 2019

Sunny, Bajie and Kannin journey back into the Badlands. The Widow makes a risky play against Pilgrim, bringing Cressida and Lydia into the crossfire.

star 7.91
868 votes
Directors: Miles Millar
Writers: Michael Taylor
Leopard Stalks in Snow

#12 - Leopard Stalks in Snow

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Apr 23, 2017

Sunny and Bajie meet a friend, but must also confront an enemy from their past; the Widow makes an unholy alliance.

star 7.89
3,211 votes
Sting of the Scorpion's Tail

#13 - Sting of the Scorpion's Tail

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired May 7, 2017

Sunny plays a game which causes his friends to question his loyalty; the Widow discovers the existence of a new weapon.

star 7.89
2,919 votes
Tiger Pushes Mountain

#14 - Tiger Pushes Mountain

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Mar 19, 2017

Six months after the Season 1 finale, Sunny finds a new foe, as well as a new, unexpected ally, while MK learns about his gift in a mysterious place.

star 7.88
3,994 votes
Directors: Nick Copus
Writers: Alfred Gough, Miles Millar
The Boar and the Butterfly

#15 - The Boar and the Butterfly

Season 3 - Episode 11 - Aired Apr 1, 2019

Sunny and Nix seek information that could destroy Pilgrim. The Widow and Bajie team up with the Master. M.K. leads Pilgrim to a great source of power.

star 7.88
905 votes
Directors: Tricia Brock
Writers: Matt Lambert, Stephanie Hicks
Blind Cannibal Assassins

#16 - Blind Cannibal Assassins

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired May 13, 2018

Sunny and Bajie face off against a deadly new foe with a dark connection to Sunny's past. Chau enlists her brother in the fight against Pilgrim.

star 7.88
1,333 votes
Dragonfly's Last Dance

#17 - Dragonfly's Last Dance

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired Jun 10, 2018

Sunny works with the River King to secure passage to Pilgrim's Fortress. The Widow faces mutiny from discontented troops.

star 7.86
1,283 votes
Palm of the Iron Fox

#18 - Palm of the Iron Fox

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Apr 9, 2017

The Widow's fight for power lands her in a showdown with her enemies, who have joined forces against her; an old threat resurfaces.

star 7.86
3,370 votes
Leopard Snares Rabbit

#19 - Leopard Snares Rabbit

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired May 6, 2018

Sunny and Bajie go undercover on The Widow's frontlines, seeking passage to a possible cure for Henry. Tilda confronts The Widow.

star 7.85
1,336 votes
Red Sun, Silver Moon

#20 - Red Sun, Silver Moon

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Apr 2, 2017

Sunny and Bajie meet a dangerous foe who knows Sunny; the Widow prepares for a showdown; MK learns a secret.

star 7.83
3,333 votes
Force of Eagle's Claw

#21 - Force of Eagle's Claw

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Mar 26, 2017

Sunny and Bajie struggle to stay alive; the Widow consolidates her power in the face of challenges.

star 7.81
3,639 votes
Raven’s Feather, Phoenix Blood

#22 - Raven’s Feather, Phoenix Blood

Season 3 - Episode 10 - Aired Mar 25, 2019

Pilgrim leads the hunt for near-fatally wounded Sunny. The Widow confronts her inner demons in an attempt to restore her Gift.

star 7.81
906 votes
Snake Creeps Down

#23 - Snake Creeps Down

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Dec 13, 2015

Quinn grows suspicious as Sunny secures his escape from the Fort. The Widow's decisions sets her on collision course with Sunny and M.K.

star 7.81
2,736 votes
Directors: Guy Ferland
Writers: Alfred Gough, Justin Doble, Miles Millar
Black Heart, White Mountain

#24 - Black Heart, White Mountain

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Apr 30, 2017

Sunny confronts his inner demons, and his friends try to help; the Widow exacts revenge on her enemies.

star 7.77
3,170 votes
Two Tigers Subdue Dragons

#25 - Two Tigers Subdue Dragons

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Dec 6, 2015

Sunny and M.K. try to figure out how to control the boy's power. Quinn sets a dangerous parlay with a rival Baron to help fight The Widow.

star 7.77
2,877 votes
Directors: Guy Ferland
Writers: Alfred Gough, Michael Jones-Morales, Miles Millar