The BEST Episodes of Legion

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Dec 4, 2019

Network: FX

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.

Chapter 19

#1 - Chapter 19

Season 2 - Episode 11

David fights the future.

star 8.21
1,307 votes
Directors: Keith Gordon
Writers: Noah Hawley
Chapter 7

#2 - Chapter 7

Season 1 - Episode 7

David tries to find a way out of his predicament.

star 8.16
5,414 votes
Directors: Dennie Gordon
Writers: Jennifer Yale
Chapter 8

#3 - Chapter 8

Season 1 - Episode 8

David faces his biggest challenge yet.

star 8.13
5,186 votes
Writers: Noah Hawley
Chapter 20

#4 - Chapter 20

Season 3 - Episode 1

David gains a following.

star 8.05
890 votes
Directors: Andrew Stanton
Writers: Nathaniel Halpern, Noah Hawley
Chapter 23

#5 - Chapter 23

Season 3 - Episode 4

Time is preyed upon.

star 8.04
709 votes
Directors: Dan Kwan
Writers: Charles Yu, Olivia Dufault
Chapter 27

#6 - Chapter 27

Season 3 - Episode 8

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.

star 8.01
672 votes
Writers: Noah Hawley, Olivia Dufault
Chapter 5

#7 - Chapter 5

Season 1 - Episode 5

David faces a new threat.

star 7.99
6,116 votes
Directors: Tim Mielants
Writers: Peter Calloway
Chapter 3

#8 - Chapter 3

Season 1 - Episode 3

David searches for answers, while a threat looms.

star 7.91
6,949 votes
Writers: Peter Calloway
Chapter 24

#9 - Chapter 24

Season 3 - Episode 5

David wages war.

star 7.91
682 votes
Writers: Ben H. Winters, Olivia Dufault
Chapter 26

#10 - Chapter 26

Season 3 - Episode 7

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.

star 7.90
623 votes
Directors: Dana Gonzales
Writers: Noah Hawley, Olivia Dufault
Chapter 4

#11 - Chapter 4

Season 1 - Episode 4

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

star 7.85
6,351 votes
Writers: Nathaniel Halpern
Chapter 13

#12 - Chapter 13

Season 2 - Episode 5

An uneasy reunion leads to a shocking truth.

star 7.82
1,586 votes
Directors: Tim Mielants
Writers: Nathaniel Halpern, Noah Hawley
Chapter 1

#13 - Chapter 1

Season 1 - Episode 1

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.

star 7.80
9,636 votes
Directors: Noah Hawley
Writers: Noah Hawley
Chapter 10

#14 - Chapter 10

Season 2 - Episode 2

David meets his oldest enemy.

star 7.75
1,970 votes
Writers: Nathaniel Halpern, Noah Hawley
Chapter 11

#15 - Chapter 11

Season 2 - Episode 3

David navigates the maze.

star 7.74
1,776 votes
Writers: Nathaniel Halpern, Noah Hawley
Chapter 12

#16 - Chapter 12

Season 2 - Episode 4

David is tested. And tested. And tested.

star 7.74
1,681 votes
Directors: Ellen Kuras
Writers: Nathaniel Halpern, Noah Hawley
Chapter 2

#17 - Chapter 2

Season 1 - Episode 2

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

star 7.69
7,760 votes
Writers: Noah Hawley
Chapter 9

#18 - Chapter 9

Season 2 - Episode 1

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.

star 7.67
2,430 votes
Directors: Tim Mielants
Writers: Nathaniel Halpern, Noah Hawley
Chapter 25

#19 - Chapter 25

Season 3 - Episode 6

Syd grows up in a foreign land.

star 7.66
658 votes
Directors: John Cameron
Writers: Noah Hawley
Chapter 18

#20 - Chapter 18

Season 2 - Episode 10

Reunion, ruination and rage.

star 7.66
1,247 votes
Directors: Dana Gonzales
Writers: Nathaniel Halpern, Noah Hawley
Chapter 14

#21 - Chapter 14

Season 2 - Episode 6

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.

star 7.63
1,552 votes
Directors: John Cameron
Writers: Noah Hawley
Chapter 15

#22 - Chapter 15

Season 2 - Episode 7

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

star 7.61
1,449 votes
Writers: Nathaniel Halpern, Noah Hawley
Chapter 22

#23 - Chapter 22

Season 3 - Episode 3

A family history.

star 7.60
725 votes
Directors: John Cameron
Writers: Nathaniel Halpern
Chapter 21

#24 - Chapter 21

Season 3 - Episode 2

David prepares for a journey.

star 7.60
778 votes
Writers: Kate Thulin, Noah Hawley, Olivia Dufault
Chapter 6

#25 - Chapter 6

Season 1 - Episode 6

David goes back to where it all started.

star 7.56
5,617 votes
Directors: Hiro Murai
Writers: Nathaniel Halpern