The BEST Episodes of jPod

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: May 11, 2020

Network: CBC (CA)

Set in 2005, it concerns a group of video game programmers whose last names all begin with "J". They live and work in a development "pod", which they refer to as the "jPod", within a company that Coupland has described as "resembles, but legally no way is Electronic Arts", located in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Emo-tion Capture

#1 - Emo-tion Capture

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jan 22, 2008

Ethan faces off against Kaitlin in the motion capture studio.

star 8.95
92 votes
Directors: J.B. Sugar
Writers: Douglas Coupland, J.B. Sugar
Colony Collapse Disorder

#2 - Colony Collapse Disorder

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Apr 4, 2008

The same glitch that created jPod causes it to break up.

star 8.67
90 votes
Directors: J.B. Sugar
Writers: Daegan Fryklind, Dennis Heaton, Douglas Coupland, J.B. Sugar
The Last Shot

#3 - The Last Shot

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Feb 29, 2008

Ethan passes out invitations to the Jarlewski Annual Chuckshot.

star 8.65
91 votes
Directors: Peter DeLuise
Writers: Daegan Fryklind
Senseless Prom Death

#4 - Senseless Prom Death

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Mar 28, 2008

The Podsters decide to throw Kaitlin a prom.

star 8.01
89 votes
Directors: J.B. Sugar
Writers: Daegan Fryklind
Steve Leaves

#5 - Steve Leaves

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Mar 28, 2008

Bree joins John Doe on his quest to rescue Carol from from his mother's lesbian commune.

star 8.00
90 votes
Writers: Michael MacLennan
I Love Turtles

#6 - I Love Turtles

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 8, 2008

Ethan deals with production concerns and his father's new career.

star 7.93
97 votes
Writers: Douglas Coupland, Michael MacLennan
Crappy Birthday to You

#7 - Crappy Birthday to You

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Feb 8, 2008

Es el cumpleaños de Bree. Steve quiere poner "The birthday song" dentro de BoardX. Jim intenta participar en un programa de televisión de HOng Kong que muestra videos de norteamericanos haciendo cosas estúpidas.

star 7.70
91 votes
Directors: Peter DeLuise
Writers: Douglas Coupland, Sean Reycraft
The Hero's Journey

#8 - The Hero's Journey

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Feb 15, 2008

The Podsters get a visit from Kaitlin's old flame.

star 7.70
90 votes
Writers: J.B. Sugar
Fine China

#9 - Fine China

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Mar 7, 2008

Ethan and Cowboy are detained in Beijing when 50 bags of heroin are found in their luggage.

star 7.70
90 votes
Directors: Rachel Talalay
Writers:
The Betty and Veronica Syndrome

#10 - The Betty and Veronica Syndrome

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Mar 14, 2008

The Podsters have their first meeting with the new heroin-addicted Steve.

star 7.29
89 votes
Directors: Rachel Talalay
Writers: Dennis Heaton
SpriteQuest

#11 - SpriteQuest

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Feb 22, 2008

After Steve goes missing the Podsters get a new boss.

star 7.09
91 votes
Directors: Tim Southam
Writers: Dennis Heaton
A Fine Bro-Mance

#12 - A Fine Bro-Mance

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jan 15, 2008

Ethan discovers some unwanted house guests in his apartments.

star 7.07
92 votes
Directors: Brad Turner
Writers: Douglas Coupland, Michael MacLennan
Feed the Need

#13 - Feed the Need

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Jan 29, 2008

Los Podsters una visita de la madre de John Doe.

star 7.03
90 votes
Directors: Tim Southam
Writers: Douglas Coupland, Michael MacLennan