The BEST Episodes of Outsiders

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Feb 28, 2020

Network: WGN America

A struggle for power and control set in the rugged and mysterious hills of Appalachia, "Outsiders" tells the story of the Farrell clan, a family of outsiders who've been in these parts since before anyone can remember. Living off the grid and above the law on their mountaintop homestead, they'll protect their world and defend their way of life using any means necessary.

Unbroken Chain

#1 - Unbroken Chain

Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired Apr 25, 2017

In the season finale, no one is safe from the wrath of the mountain.

star 8.07
1,053 votes
The Run

#2 - The Run

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Apr 11, 2017

Conditions on the mountain force the Farrells to make their presence felt in town.

star 8.04
1,066 votes
Directors: Jon Amiel
Writers: Linda McGibney
Home for Supper

#3 - Home for Supper

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Mar 7, 2017

The Farrells, Houghton, and Ledda ensure that Blackburg's annual coal parade is one for the ages.

star 7.94
1,284 votes
Directors: Bill Johnson
Writers: Matt Kester
Long Live the Bren'in

#4 - Long Live the Bren'in

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Apr 19, 2016

The showdown between the mountain and the town reaches its climax.

star 7.93
1,630 votes
Stranger in a Strange Land

#5 - Stranger in a Strange Land

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Apr 4, 2017

Haylie gets a crash course in Farrell culture.

star 7.92
1,140 votes
Directors: Keith Boak
Writers: Keith Schreier
All Hell

#6 - All Hell

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Apr 12, 2016

Asa tries to end Big Foster's reign of terror once and for all.

star 7.91
1,478 votes
Kill or Be Killed

#7 - Kill or Be Killed

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Feb 28, 2017

The mountain demands a sacrifice and Lil' Foster struggles to resist his primal instincts.

star 7.91
1,311 votes
Directors: Michael Trim
Writers: Linda McGibney
What Must Be Done

#8 - What Must Be Done

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired Apr 18, 2017

Farrell family alliances are shattered.

star 7.87
1,073 votes
Healing

#9 - Healing

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Mar 14, 2017

G'win fights for her life. Sally-Ann gives Hasil an ultimatum.

star 7.84
1,197 votes
Directors: Bill Johnson
Writers: Itamar Moses
It's Good to Be King

#10 - It's Good to Be King

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Mar 15, 2016

The Farrells bow to a new authority.

star 7.84
1,475 votes
We Are Kinnah

#11 - We Are Kinnah

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Feb 21, 2017

G'Win's loyalties are tested on the mountain while Hasil grapples with a new career in town.

star 7.83
1,293 votes
Directors: Michael Trim
Writers: Keith Schreier
Day Most Blessed

#12 - Day Most Blessed

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Mar 29, 2016

Nuptials on Shay Mountain turn deadly.

star 7.83
1,548 votes
Demolition

#13 - Demolition

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Feb 23, 2016

Asa and Big Foster bond during a spontaneous and destructive crime spree.

star 7.79
1,529 votes
Mortar

#14 - Mortar

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Apr 5, 2016

The struggle for guns come to a head as Houghton seeks revenge.

star 7.78
1,531 votes
Shadowside

#15 - Shadowside

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Jan 31, 2017

In the wake of a Kentucky mountaintop clash between the Farrells and the town of Blackburg, both sides struggle to regroup. Meanwhile a new arrival threatens to disrupt the balance of power on Shay Mountain.

star 7.78
1,388 votes
Directors: Jon Amiel
Writers: Gordon Smith
Weapons

#16 - Weapons

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Mar 1, 2016

Big Foster's lust for guns blows back on him and the entire Farrell clan.

star 7.78
1,518 votes
And the Three Shall Save You

#17 - And the Three Shall Save You

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 24, 2017

Following the death of Big Foster, G’Win is pressured to assume leadership as Asa looks to flee the Farrells once and for all.

star 7.76
1,543 votes
Directors: Jon Amiel
Writers: Peter Mattei
Rubberneck

#18 - Rubberneck

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Feb 16, 2016

Houghton makes a deadly trip up the mountain, while the coal company try to spy on the Farrells.

star 7.74
1,646 votes
Directors: Michael Trim
Writers: Ryan Farley
Trust

#19 - Trust

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Mar 22, 2016

Asa makes a risky alliance.

star 7.73
1,477 votes
Loyal to the Bone

#20 - Loyal to the Bone

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Mar 21, 2017

Tensions between the Farrells and the coal company take a devastating turn.

star 7.73
1,204 votes
Directors: Keith Boak
Writers: Emily Brochin
How We Hunt

#21 - How We Hunt

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Feb 14, 2017

The animals aren't the only ones to bleed during the Farrell's winter hunt.

star 7.68
1,259 votes
Directors: David Rodriguez
Writers: Peter Tolan
Doomsayer

#22 - Doomsayer

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Feb 2, 2016

Asa fights for his right to stay on Shay Mountain in a brutal game of survival.

star 7.63
1,896 votes
Directors: Adam Bernstein
Writers: Peter Mattei
Banishment

#23 - Banishment

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Feb 7, 2017

G'Win is faced with an impossible decision; Lil Foster begins to lose hope.

star 7.62
1,229 votes
Directors: David Rodriguez
Writers: Itamar Moses
Decomp of a Stuck Pig

#24 - Decomp of a Stuck Pig

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Mar 8, 2016

Asa and Houghton find themselves uncomfortably close during a road trip that takes a turn for the unnerving.

star 7.61
1,501 votes
Messengers

#25 - Messengers

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Feb 9, 2016

Big Foster and Asa choose different tactics to stop the coal company's assault on their homestead.

star 7.60
1,735 votes
Directors: Michael Trim
Writers: Peter Mattei