The BEST episodes of Legion

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

David was diagnosed with schizophrenia at a young age, and has been a patient in various psychiatric hospitals since. After Haller has an encounter with a fellow psychiatric patient, he is confronted with the possibility that there may be more to him than mental illness.

Last Updated: 10/9/2023Network: FXStatus: Ended
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Chapter 19
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8.20
1500 votes

#1 - Chapter 19

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired 6/12/2018

David fights the future.

Directors: Keith Gordon
Writer: Noah Hawley
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Chapter 7
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8.14
5081 votes

#2 - Chapter 7

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 3/22/2017

David tries to find a way out of his predicament.

Directors: Dennie Gordon
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Chapter 8
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8.08
4906 votes

#3 - Chapter 8

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 3/29/2017

David faces his biggest challenge yet.

Writer: Noah Hawley
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Chapter 27
star
7.99
980 votes

#4 - Chapter 27

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired 8/12/2019

David and his father team up to confront the Shadow King. Meanwhile, Sydney, Cary, and Kerry stand their ground at the Xavier residence. Switch learns a truth about herself.

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Chapter 20
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7.97
1173 votes

#5 - Chapter 20

Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired 6/24/2019

David gains a following.

Directors: Andrew Stanton
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Chapter 23
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7.95
972 votes

#6 - Chapter 23

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired 7/15/2019

Time is preyed upon.

Directors: Dan Kwan
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Chapter 5
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7.94
5748 votes

#7 - Chapter 5

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 3/8/2017

David faces a new threat.

Directors: Tim Mielants
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Chapter 3
star
7.89
6543 votes

#8 - Chapter 3

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 2/22/2017

David searches for answers, while a threat looms.

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Chapter 26
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7.85
911 votes

#9 - Chapter 26

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired 8/5/2019

David travels back in time to battle Farouk in Morocco before he infects Xavier , in so doing Legion hijacks time to gang up and try to destroy Farouk. Syd meets David's mother and tells her what's happening to David as Time Demons still are lurking in every corner.

Directors: Dana Gonzales
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Chapter 4
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7.85
5978 votes

#10 - Chapter 4

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 3/1/2017

David's in trouble, while his friends search for answers.

Directors: Larysa Kondracki
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Chapter 24
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7.82
949 votes

#11 - Chapter 24

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired 7/22/2019

David wages war.

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Chapter 1
star
7.80
8931 votes

#12 - Chapter 1

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 2/8/2017

David Haller is a troubled young man diagnosed as schizophrenic, but after a strange encounter, he discovers special powers that will change his life forever.

Directors: Noah Hawley
Writer: Noah Hawley
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Chapter 13
star
7.80
1760 votes

#13 - Chapter 13

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired 5/1/2018

An uneasy reunion leads to a shocking truth.

Directors: Tim Mielants
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Chapter 12
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7.69
1859 votes

#14 - Chapter 12

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired 4/24/2018

David is tested. And tested. And tested.

Directors: Ellen Kuras
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Chapter 11
star
7.68
2004 votes

#15 - Chapter 11

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired 4/17/2018

David navigates the maze.

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Chapter 10
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7.67
2199 votes

#16 - Chapter 10

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired 4/10/2018

David meets his oldest enemy.

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Chapter 2
star
7.67
7123 votes

#17 - Chapter 2

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 2/15/2017

David reflects on his past with the help of new friends.

Writer: Noah Hawley
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Chapter 9
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7.65
2653 votes

#18 - Chapter 9

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired 4/3/2018

One year after David Haller was abducted by a mysterious orb and Oliver was infected by the parasite The Shadow King aka Amahl Farouk, unlikely alliances are formed and the search for the Shadow King begins.

Directors: Tim Mielants
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Chapter 14
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7.64
1735 votes

#19 - Chapter 14

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired 5/8/2018

Grieving over his sister's death, David's mind begins to explore the possible lives he could have lived if he had made different decisions.

Directors: John Cameron
Writer: Noah Hawley
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Chapter 18
star
7.63
1437 votes

#20 - Chapter 18

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired 6/5/2018

Reunion, ruination and rage.

Directors: Dana Gonzales
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Chapter 25
star
7.63
921 votes

#21 - Chapter 25

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired 7/29/2019

Syd grows up in a foreign land.

Directors: John Cameron
Writer: Noah Hawley
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Chapter 22
star
7.58
983 votes

#22 - Chapter 22

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired 7/8/2019

A family history.

Directors: John Cameron
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Chapter 15
star
7.57
1594 votes

#23 - Chapter 15

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired 5/15/2018

A delusion starts like any other idea .. But ends in disaster.

Directors: Charlie McDowell
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Chapter 21
star
7.57
1049 votes

#24 - Chapter 21

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired 7/1/2019

David prepares for a journey.

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Chapter 6
star
7.52
5186 votes

#25 - Chapter 6

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 3/15/2017

David goes back to where it all started.

Directors: Hiro Murai
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