The BEST Episodes of Outcast

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Nov 7, 2019

Network: Cinemax

Kyle Barnes is a man whose life has been plagued since childhood by demonic possessions that have destroyed his family. Now an adult, with the help of a reverend, he tries to discover the lies behind the supernatural manifestations and the reason for carrying special peculiarities.

This Little Light

#1 - This Little Light

Season 1 - Episode 10

star 7.91
1,814 votes
The Common Good

#2 - The Common Good

Season 2 - Episode 5

Kyle gets closer to finding Sidney, while Anderson discovers an unexpected potential ally. A prominent member of the Rome community is revealed to be an agent of the possessed, and few characters will escape his plan unscathed.

star 7.87
994 votes
Directors: Ti West
Writers: Chris Black, Adam Targum
Close to Home

#3 - Close to Home

Season 1 - Episode 9

star 7.86
1,815 votes

#4 - Fireflies

Season 2 - Episode 6

Kyle's family and friends mourn the aftermath of a disaster – until a revelation from Reverend Anderson compels them to use Amber's unique powers. Allison rejoins her family in Rome.

star 7.83
964 votes
Writers: Sarah Byrd
A Darkness Surrounds Him

#5 - A Darkness Surrounds Him

Season 1 - Episode 1

Kyle, a troubled and depressed man, is intrigued by the case of a local boy who is terrorizing his family, much like Kyle's mother did to him as a child.

star 7.72
3,514 votes
Directors: Adam Wingard
Writers: Robert Kirkman
To the Sea

#6 - To the Sea

Season 2 - Episode 10

In the season finale, Kyle reluctantly joins forces with a mysterious stranger in an attempt to end the possession threat once and for all, but fears the man may be hiding something. Megan struggles to escape her captors. Reverend Anderson shares an unexpected source of strength with his old friend, Chief Giles.

star 7.71
797 votes
Directors: Loni Peristere
Writers: Chris Black
Alone When It Comes

#7 - Alone When It Comes

Season 2 - Episode 7

Kyle attempts to get his family to safety as the town of Rome becomes increasingly overrun by the possessed. Anderson takes Megan under his wing, bringing her to find solace in an unlikely place. Chief Giles realizes his wife has been resorting to desperate measures.

star 7.69
928 votes
Directors: Josef Wladyka
Writers: Helen Leigh
This Is How It Starts

#8 - This Is How It Starts

Season 2 - Episode 9

Kyle and Anderson face down Sidney – until an unexpected threat intervenes. Megan leaves the relative safety of the backwoods church, and danger quickly finds her. Tragedy strikes the Giles family. An unexpected stranger rivets Kyle's attention.

star 7.67
876 votes
Directors: Howard Deutch
Writers: Adam Targum
What Lurks Within

#9 - What Lurks Within

Season 1 - Episode 8

star 7.62
1,896 votes
The Damage Done

#10 - The Damage Done

Season 1 - Episode 7

star 7.61
1,948 votes
The Road Before Us

#11 - The Road Before Us

Season 1 - Episode 5

Anderson tries to assure Kyle his exorcisms work. Chief Giles is discovering more and more about his pal Ogden in connection with the eerie camper in the woods. Meanwhile, Kyle worries for his estranged wife Allison, whose behaviour begs the question: is she a battered woman, or is a demon still inside her?

star 7.61
2,227 votes
Directors: Craig Zobel
Writers: Robin Veith

#12 - Mercy

Season 2 - Episode 8

Kyle faces the mysteries behind his powers. Reverend Anderson finally confronts Sidney as Doctor Park's plans grow in scale. Megan makes an unlikely friend – one who will prove dangerous. Chief Giles tries to defend himself and his wife from the tide of the possessed in Rome.

star 7.59
886 votes
Writers: Jeff Vlaming
(I Remember) When She Loved Me

#13 - (I Remember) When She Loved Me

Season 1 - Episode 2

Kyle begins to question his family history.

star 7.56
2,947 votes
Directors: Howard Deutch
Writers: Jeff Vlaming
From the Shadows It Watches

#14 - From the Shadows It Watches

Season 1 - Episode 6

star 7.55
2,054 votes
Not My Job to Judge

#15 - Not My Job to Judge

Season 2 - Episode 3

Megan must face the consequences of her actions. Meanwhile, a disappearance in Rome leads Kyle and Anderson to a new and dangerous consequence of the rise in possessions.

star 7.52
1,139 votes
Directors: Howard Deutch
Writers: Jeff Vlaming
All Alone Now

#16 - All Alone Now

Season 1 - Episode 3

Kyle and Reverend Anderson come up against an unusual possession.

star 7.51
2,599 votes
Directors: Howard Deutch
Writers: Chris Black
The One I'd Be Waiting For

#17 - The One I'd Be Waiting For

Season 2 - Episode 4

A dangerous fugitive on the loose threatens the town of Rome, as well as Reverend Anderson’s sanity. Kyle struggles with a new understanding of where his powers – and his curse – originated. Megan and Holly attempt to rebuild their lives.

star 7.49
1,054 votes
Directors: Alrick Riley
Writers: Rebecca Sonnenshine
A Wrath Unseen

#18 - A Wrath Unseen

Season 1 - Episode 4

The intrigue in Rome intensifies; Reverend Anderson uncovers shocking information about someone close to him; Megan conceals a secret.

star 7.48
2,340 votes
Directors: Julius Ramsay
Writers: Robert Kirkman
The Day After That

#19 - The Day After That

Season 2 - Episode 2

With the help of Chief Giles, Kyle pursues a more aggressive strategy to deal with the possession problem in Rome – and discovers a new foe. Reverend Anderson faces the consequences of his rash choices. Megan resorts to desperate measures to deal with her grief over her husband.

star 7.48
1,219 votes
Directors: Loni Peristere
Writers: Adam Targum
Bad Penny

#20 - Bad Penny

Season 2 - Episode 1

Kyle finds the possession phenomenon to be more widespread than he had imagined, while Reverend Anderson struggles with guilt over his actions.

star 7.36
1,463 votes
Directors: Tricia Brock
Writers: Chris Black