The BEST Episodes of Marvel's Iron Fist

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Oct 30, 2019

Network: Netflix

Returning to New York City after being missing for years, Daniel Rand fights against the criminal element corrupting New York City with his incredible kung-fu mastery and ability to summon the awesome power of the fiery Iron Fist.

Eight Diagram Dragon Palm

#1 - Eight Diagram Dragon Palm

Season 1 - Episode 4

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

star 7.79
5,799 votes
Writers: Scott Reynolds
A Duel of Iron

#2 - A Duel of Iron

Season 2 - Episode 10

In the season finale, Iron Fists collide as the fate of New York City hangs in the balance.

star 7.77
1,077 votes
Directors: Jonas Pate
Writers: M. Raven Metzner
Shadow Hawk Takes Flight

#3 - Shadow Hawk Takes Flight

Season 1 - Episode 2

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

star 7.76
6,170 votes
Directors: John Dahl
Writers: Scott Buck
Rolling Thunder Cannon Punch

#4 - Rolling Thunder Cannon Punch

Season 1 - Episode 3

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

star 7.73
5,919 votes
Directors: Tom Shankland
Writers: Quinton Peeples
War without End

#5 - War without End

Season 2 - Episode 9

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

star 7.71
1,063 votes
Writers: Daniel Shattuck
Felling Tree with Roots

#6 - Felling Tree with Roots

Season 1 - Episode 7

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

star 7.68
5,088 votes
Writers: Ian Stokes
Under Leaf Pluck Lotus

#7 - Under Leaf Pluck Lotus

Season 1 - Episode 5

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

star 7.68
5,518 votes
Directors: Uta Briesewitz
Writers: Cristine Chambers
Immortal Emerges from Cave

#8 - Immortal Emerges from Cave

Season 1 - Episode 6

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

star 7.67
5,357 votes
Directors: RZA
Writers: Dwain Worrell
The Mistress of All Agonies

#9 - The Mistress of All Agonies

Season 1 - Episode 9

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.

star 7.67
4,626 votes
Directors: Jet Wilkinson
Writers: Pat Charles
Bar the Big Boss

#10 - Bar the Big Boss

Season 1 - Episode 12

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

star 7.65
4,299 votes
Directors: Andy Goddard
Writers: Scott Reynolds
Black Tiger Steals Heart

#11 - Black Tiger Steals Heart

Season 1 - Episode 10

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

star 7.64
4,453 votes
Directors: Peter Hoar
Writers: Quinton Peeples
The Blessing of Many Fractures

#12 - The Blessing of Many Fractures

Season 1 - Episode 8

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

star 7.63
4,879 votes
Writers: Tamara Becher-Wilkinson
Snow Gives Way

#13 - Snow Gives Way

Season 1 - Episode 1

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.

star 7.59
6,790 votes
Directors: John Dahl
Writers: Scott Buck
Dragon Plays with Fire

#14 - Dragon Plays with Fire

Season 1 - Episode 13

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

star 7.57
4,225 votes
Directors: Stephen Surjik
Writers: Scott Buck, Tamara Becher-Wilkinson, Pat Charles
Lead Horse Back to Stable

#15 - Lead Horse Back to Stable

Season 1 - Episode 11

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

star 7.55
4,454 votes
Directors: Deborah Chow
Writers: Ian Stokes
The Dragon Dies at Dawn

#16 - The Dragon Dies at Dawn

Season 2 - Episode 6

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.

star 7.50
1,049 votes
Directors: Philip John
Writers: Matthew White
Heart of the Dragon

#17 - Heart of the Dragon

Season 2 - Episode 5

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.

star 7.49
1,076 votes
Directors: Mairzee Almas
Writers: Declan de Barra
Citadel on the Edge of Vengeance

#18 - Citadel on the Edge of Vengeance

Season 2 - Episode 8

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

star 7.48
1,053 votes
Directors: Julian Holmes
Writers: Melissa Glenn
Target: Iron Fist

#19 - Target: Iron Fist

Season 2 - Episode 4

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

star 7.41
1,108 votes
Directors: MJ Bassett
Writers: Jenny Lynn
This Deadly Secret…

#20 - This Deadly Secret…

Season 2 - Episode 3

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.

star 7.41
1,138 votes
Directors: Toa Fraser
Writers: Tatiana Suarez-Pico
Morning of the Mindstorm

#21 - Morning of the Mindstorm

Season 2 - Episode 7

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

star 7.35
1,028 votes
Directors: Stephen Surjik
Writers: Rebecca Dameron
The City's Not for Burning

#22 - The City's Not for Burning

Season 2 - Episode 2

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

star 7.31
1,168 votes
Directors: Rachel Talalay
Writers: Jon Worley
The Fury of Iron Fist

#23 - The Fury of Iron Fist

Season 2 - Episode 1

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.

star 7.25
1,336 votes
Directors: David Dobkin
Writers: M. Raven Metzner