The BEST episodes of Pachinko

Every episode of Pachinko ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Pachinko!

Based on the New York Times bestseller, this sweeping saga chronicles the hopes and dreams of a Korean immigrant family across four generations as they leave their homeland in an indomitable quest to survive and thrive.

Last Updated: 2/7/2023Network:Apple TV+
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Chapter Four
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8.59
137 votes

#1 - Chapter Four

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 4/1/2022

Newlywed Sunja embarks on an epic journey that takes her far from the comforts of home. Solomon gets ready for his big day.

Directors: Justin Chon
Chapter Eight
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8.42
125 votes

#2 - Chapter Eight

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 4/29/2022

Sunja learns that Isak has been arrested and searches for him with the aid of her young son. Solomon makes a fateful decision.

Directors: Justin Chon
Chapter Five
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8.17
121 votes

#3 - Chapter Five

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 4/8/2022

As she arrives in Japan with her husband, Sunja must depend on the help of others. Solomon copes with the aftermath of his deal.

Directors: Justin Chon
Chapter Seven
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8.14
125 votes

#4 - Chapter Seven

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 4/22/2022

As a young man in 1923 Yokohama, Hansu is thrown into a cataclysmic disaster that will change everything.

Directors: Kogonada
Chapter Three
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8.10
143 votes

#5 - Chapter Three

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 3/25/2022

Sunja discovers surprising new details about Hansu. Solomon looks to his grandmother for help.

Directors: Kogonada
Chapter Six
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7.85
128 votes

#6 - Chapter Six

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 4/15/2022

Sunja goes into premature labor while Isak grapples with a political awakening. Solomon finds Hana, his long-lost love.

Directors: Justin Chon
Chapter Two
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7.83
163 votes

#7 - Chapter Two

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 3/25/2022

Hansu opens Sunja's eyes to the world, but it inspires dreams that come at a price. Solomon attempts to leverage his Korean identity.

Directors: Kogonada
Chapter One
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7.82
221 votes

#8 - Chapter One

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 3/25/2022

In 1920s Korea, Yangjin and Hoonie shield their only child, Sunja, from the realities of life under colonial rule. In 1989, Solomon closes a big deal.

Directors: Kogonada
Writer: Soo Hugh

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