The BEST Episodes of Marco Polo (2014)
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Nov 19, 2019
In a world replete with greed, betrayal, sexual intrigue and rivalry, "Marco Polo" is based on the famed explorer's adventures in Kublai Khan's court in 13th century China.
#1 - The Heavenly and Primal
Season 1 - Episode 10
Marco's ingenuity -- and loyalty -- is put to the ultimate test when Kublai takes a violent and bold step in his quest to become emperor of the world.
#2 - The Fellowship
Season 2 - Episode 10
The day of the kurultai arrives, shaping Kublai's fate as khan. Ahmed makes his final stand. Marco learns a terrible truth.
#3 - Heirs
Season 2 - Episode 9
Marco's past with Kokachin resurfaces. Kublai's position as khan faces a final challenge, even as he welcomes a new heir in the world.
#4 - Rendering
Season 1 - Episode 8
When Kublai sets his sights -- and his army -- on the taking of the walled city of Xiangyang, Marco's allegiance is tested.
#5 - Prisoners
Season 1 - Episode 9
Marco finds his fate in the hands of Kublai yet again, while behind the walls of Xiangyang, Chancellor Sidao sets his sights on regaining power.
#6 - The Scholar's Pen
Season 1 - Episode 7
Marco and Hundred Eyes take on a dangerous mission to infiltrate the walled city of Xiangyang, while its chancellor struggles to hold on to power.
#7 - Hashshashin
Season 1 - Episode 5
Marco searches for the mastermind behind a murderous plot, while Prince Jingim weighs the risks of retaliation.
#8 - White Moon
Season 1 - Episode 6
On the eve of an auspicious ceremony, Marco searches for the culprit behind the assassination attempt on Kublai Khan - even as a new one takes shape.
#10 - Lost Crane
Season 2 - Episode 7
Kaidu's ruthlessness reaches new levels in his bid for power. Hundred Eyes' former lover has him questioning his loyalties.
#11 - Whitehorse
Season 2 - Episode 8
Marco's allegiance to Kublai is tested like never before. Mei Lin's bold move throws Ahmed's plans into chaos.
#12 - Feast
Season 1 - Episode 3
Marco begins a dangerous relationship with the beautiful Blue Princess as tensions grow between Kublai and Xiangyang’s cunning chancellor Jia Sidao.
#13 - The Fourth Step
Season 1 - Episode 4
As war looms with the walled city of Xiangyang, Prince Jingim tests his diplomacy skills while Kublai questions Marco’s allegiance.
#14 - Lullaby
Season 2 - Episode 5
Rebel attacks flare up in the south and pull Kublai's attention away from home. Kokachin gets an unwelcome visitor from her past.
#15 - Hug
Season 2 - Episode 2
Marco gets an unpleasant surprise upon his return to Kublai's court. Kublai faces an impossibly difficult decision.
#16 - Measure Against the Linchpin
Season 2 - Episode 3
Haunted by recent events, Kublai journeys with Marco into the mountains for answers. Empress Chabi takes action to insure an heir to the Khan.
#17 - Serpent's Terms
Season 2 - Episode 6
Ahmed's deadly and secret chess match against Kublai enters its endgame, even as Kublai's thirst for power grows stronger than ever.
#18 - Let God's Work Begin
Season 2 - Episode 4
The challenge for the throne escalates when two of Kublai's sons are endangered. Far away, another thread to the khan is born.
#19 - Hunter and the Sable Weaver
Season 2 - Episode 1
On Prince Jingim's wedding day, Kublai receives disturbing news about the ambitions of his cousin. Marco navigates a delicate mission.