The BEST Episodes of Marvel's The Defenders
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Aug 23, 2021
A quartet of singular heroes, Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and Iron Fist, join forces to take on common enemies as a sinister conspiracy threatens New York City.
#1 - Worst Behavior
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Aug 18, 2017
Elektra's secrets are revealed. Danny changes his tactics. Matt gives Jessica some legal advice. Luke searches for the White Hat.
#2 - The Defenders
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Aug 18, 2017
As New York edges closer to disaster, Elektra sees what's beyond the wall, and the Defenders make a last-ditch effort to save the city.
#3 - Ashes, Ashes
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Aug 18, 2017
Stick offers up a theory, Danny finds himself sidelined, and Alexandra learns that it's not easy being the leader.
#4 - Royal Dragon
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Aug 18, 2017
As the Defenders get to know each other over dinner, they're greeted by a series of party crashers -- none of them friendly.
#5 - Fish in the Jailhouse
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Aug 18, 2017
Matt, Jessica and Luke embark on a desperate search. Colleen and Claire debate heroism. Elektra tries to recruit an all-important ally.
#6 - Take Shelter
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Aug 18, 2017
Elektra's loyalties are questioned, Colleen clashes with an old acquaintance, and Luke proves he knows how to take a hit.
#7 - Mean Right Hook
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Aug 18, 2017
As a new conspiracy takes shape, Matt finds old habits are hard to break, Jessica gets in over her head, Luke tracks a lead, and Danny meets his match.
#8 - The H Word
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Aug 18, 2017
Matt Murdock, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and Danny Rand investigate criminals and fight injustice, unaware their paths are about to cross.