The BEST episodes of Marvel's Iron Fist

Every episode of Marvel's Iron Fist ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Marvel's Iron Fist!

Fifteen years ago, the private jet carrying the billionaire Rand family mysteriously crashed in the Himalayas. Nearly twenty years later, Danny Rand, the lone survivor of the crash, returns to New York City as the Immortal Iron Fist. Danny quickly discovers that life in the city can be as contentious as the monastery where he spent the last 20 years. Iron Fist follows Danny Rand's journey as the Iron Fist in New York City.

Last Updated: 11/24/2023Network: NetflixStatus: Ended
Eight Diagram Dragon Palm
5487 votes

#1 - Eight Diagram Dragon Palm

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 3/17/2017

Danny makes a shocking discovery and a radical pricing proposal. Colleen's extracurricular activities go viral and Ward issues a stern warning.

Directors: Miguel Sapochnik
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Shadow Hawk Takes Flight
5833 votes

#2 - Shadow Hawk Takes Flight

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 3/17/2017

Danny struggles with his new surroundings, Colleen dishes out a harsh lesson and Joy sends an unconventional message.

Directors: John Dahl
Writer: Scott Buck
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Rolling Thunder Cannon Punch
5579 votes

#3 - Rolling Thunder Cannon Punch

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 3/17/2017

Joy proves herself a shrewd businessperson, Danny recalls a painful memory and Colleen puts her talents to good use.

Directors: Tom Shankland
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A Duel of Iron
1326 votes

#4 - A Duel of Iron

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired 9/7/2018

Iron Fists collide as the fate of New York City hangs in the balance.

Directors: Jonas Pate
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War Without End
1298 votes

#5 - War Without End

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired 9/7/2018

Facing a life-changing decision, Danny and Colleen debate their next move. Meanwhile, Davos's contempt for mercy grows stronger.

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Immortal Emerges from Cave
5068 votes

#6 - Immortal Emerges from Cave

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 3/17/2017

Danny receives an invitation like no other. Colleen and Claire face a difficult choice. A worried Joy confronts her brother.

Directors: RZA
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Under Leaf Pluck Lotus
5226 votes

#7 - Under Leaf Pluck Lotus

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 3/17/2017

An insidious new drug hits New York. Danny recruits Colleen for the fight and Claire shows that credit cards can have many uses.

Directors: Uta Briesewitz
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Bar the Big Boss
4123 votes

#8 - Bar the Big Boss

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired 3/17/2017

Ward receives an offer with strings attached. Davos advocates for an extreme solution and a deadly duel gets personal.

Directors: Andy Goddard
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The Mistress of All Agonies
4440 votes

#9 - The Mistress of All Agonies

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 3/17/2017

Madame Gao plays mind games. Ward's old habits catch up with him and Danny discovers that he still has much to learn about being the Iron Fist.

Directors: Jet Wilkinson
Writer: Pat Charles
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Felling Tree with Roots
4880 votes

#10 - Felling Tree with Roots

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 3/17/2017

Ward's loyalty is tested. Danny discovers a rogue division and the mysterious Bakuto visits Colleen's Dojo unannounced.

Directors: Farren Blackburn
Writer: Ian Stokes
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Black Tiger Steals Heart
4335 votes

#11 - Black Tiger Steals Heart

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 3/17/2017

Exhausted from fighting, Danny tries to recharge with Bakuto's help. Meanwhile, Rand's management gets another shakeup.

Directors: Peter Hoar
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Snow Gives Way
6313 votes

#12 - Snow Gives Way

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 3/17/2017

After being declared dead 15 years earlier, Danny Rand returns to New York but his welcome is a far cry from what he'd hoped for.

Directors: John Dahl
Writer: Scott Buck
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The Blessing of Many Fractures
4679 votes

#13 - The Blessing of Many Fractures

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 3/17/2017

Danny faces his fear and Colleen meets her match. Joy makes a hasty decision while Ward struggles to accept his sister's love.

Directors: Kevin Tancharoen
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Dragon Plays with Fire
4119 votes

#14 - Dragon Plays with Fire

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired 3/17/2017

In a desperate search to clear his name, Danny learns a terrible truth that places him on a new path.

Directors: Stephen Surjik
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Lead Horse Back to Stable
4326 votes

#15 - Lead Horse Back to Stable

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired 3/17/2017

Claire uses her improvisational skills and Colleen gets conflicting information. Danny yearns to be more than just a destroyer.

Directors: Deborah Chow
Writer: Ian Stokes
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The Dragon Dies at Dawn
1277 votes

#16 - The Dragon Dies at Dawn

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired 9/7/2018

Misty and Colleen's trip to the tattoo parlor turns painful -- but not for them. As Davos crosses names off his list, Mary makes Danny an offer.

Directors: Philip John
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Heart of the Dragon
1276 votes

#17 - Heart of the Dragon

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired 9/7/2018

There's a new Iron Fist in town, and he's itching to make his presence felt. Meanwhile, Ward calls in a favor, and Joy considers her options.

Directors: Mairzee Almas
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Citadel on the Edge of Vengeance
1282 votes

#18 - Citadel on the Edge of Vengeance

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired 9/7/2018

Joy offers Davos tips on appealing to the masses, Danny begins to understand his limits, and Mary seeks the truth about her past.

Directors: Julian Holmes
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Target: Iron Fist
1313 votes

#19 - Target: Iron Fist

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired 9/7/2018

Joy's interrogation of Mary takes a turn. Misty gives Danny an earful. Ward extends an olive branch. Davos makes a crucial discovery.

Directors: M.J. Bassett
Writer: Jenny Lynn
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This Deadly Secret…
1371 votes

#20 - This Deadly Secret…

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired 9/7/2018

In an effort to ease the tension between Ward and Joy, Danny and Colleen switch gears and host a dinner party. Mary delivers a warning.

Directors: Toa Fraser
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Morning of the Mindstorm
1230 votes

#21 - Morning of the Mindstorm

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired 9/7/2018

As Danny steps up his training, Davos ramps up recruitment. Ward falls prey to old demons, and Misty butts heads with a captain.

Directors: Stephen Surjik
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The City's Not for Burning
1385 votes

#22 - The City's Not for Burning

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired 9/7/2018

Danny and Colleen strive to broker a badly needed peace. Ward crashes his sister's auction, and Joy plays matchmaker -- with a twist.

Directors: Rachel Talalay
Writer: Jon Worley
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The Fury of Iron Fist
1588 votes

#23 - The Fury of Iron Fist

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired 9/7/2018

While rival gangs battle for the soul of New York, Danny and Colleen cross paths with an old acquaintance. Joy embarks on a new adventure.

Directors: David Dobkin
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