The Best Episodes of Psych

The Break Up

#1 - The Break Up 8.78

Season 8 - Episode 10

Shawn, Gus and Juliet handle one last case in the series finale.

Directors: Steve Franks
Last Night Gus

#2 - Last Night Gus 8.59

Season 6 - Episode 2

A night of partying which no one remembers that turned deadly sets Shawn, Gus, Woody and Lassiter on the trail of their deeds and a way to clear their names of suspected murder. Unfortunately, they may have to depend on Shawn's "psychic" memories of the night's events.

Directors: Andy Berman

#3 - Santabarbaratown 8.54

Season 6 - Episode 16

A body relating to a 20-year-old case is finally found, and Shawn, Gus, and Henry revisit all the old suspects in order to solve the case

Directors: David Crabtree
Mr. Yin Presents

#4 - Mr. Yin Presents 8.54

Season 4 - Episode 16

A serial killer targets Shawn using scenarios from classic Hitchcock films. Has Mr. Yang returned? Will everyone make it out alive?

Directors: James Roday
Yang 3 in 2D

#5 - Yang 3 in 2D 8.50

Season 5 - Episode 16

The Yin/Yang trilogy comes to a thrilling close as Shawn and Gus race to save a woman kidnapped by Yin. Only this time, they are forced to use Yang's knowledge of Yin to solve the case by allowing her to accompany them on the investigation.

Directors: Mel Damski
Shawn, Interrupted

#6 - Shawn, Interrupted 8.47

Season 6 - Episode 6

After a billionaire murderer pleas insanity at his trial, Shawn and Gus go undercover at a mental hospital in order to prove that the man is, in fact, sane. While at the hospital, Shawn and Gus receive some hostility from one of the nurses.

Directors: Andrew Bernstein
An Evening with Mr. Yang

#7 - An Evening with Mr. Yang 8.45

Season 3 - Episode 16

After eluding capture and disappearing eight years ago, the famed Yin Yang serial killer is back, and he's set his sights on Shawn.

Directors: Mel Damski
One, Maybe Two, Ways Out

#8 - One, Maybe Two, Ways Out 8.42

Season 5 - Episode 9

When a spy is framed for a crime she didn't commit, she decides to use Shawn and Gus to prove her innocence.

Directors: Mel Damski
We'd Like to Thank the Academy

#9 - We'd Like to Thank the Academy 8.42

Season 5 - Episode 13

When they solve a case without following proper protocols, Shawn and Gus are ordered by the Chief to take a crash course at the police academy in order to learn the correct way to handle cases, but the two resort back to their old ways.

Directors: Tawania McKiernan
Heeeeere's Lassie!

#10 - Heeeeere's Lassie! 8.42

Season 6 - Episode 11

Lassiter hires Shawn and Gus to get to the bottom of strange occurrences at his new condo.

Directors: James Roday
Office Space

#11 - Office Space 8.41

Season 7 - Episode 11

After Gus accidentally tampers with the crime where his boss was killed, Shawn helps him find the real murderer before Gus is arrested.

Directors: Andrew Bernstein
This Episode Sucks

#12 - This Episode Sucks 8.40

Season 6 - Episode 3

A body is discovered, and appears to have been killed by a vampire. Meanwhile, Lassiter becomes romantically involved with a woman whom Shawn suspects is the murderer.

Directors: James Roday
In for a Penny...

#13 - In for a Penny... 8.38

Season 6 - Episode 7

Juliet's con-man father travels to Santa Barbara to reunite with his daughter, but finds himself slipping back into his criminal past when confronted with a dream con.

Directors: Mel Damski
The Tao of Gus

#14 - The Tao of Gus 8.37

Season 6 - Episode 8

After a woman tells the SBPD she witnessed a murder happen in broad daylight, Shawn and Gus are the only ones who believe her, and therefore protect her by hiding her at a remote commune called Box Canyon Ranch, a place whose inhabitants label themselves as progressive intellectuals.

Directors: John Badham
Romeo and Juliet and Juliet

#15 - Romeo and Juliet and Juliet 8.36

Season 5 - Episode 1

When the daughter of a Chinese Triad family disappears, Shawn and Gus take on the case.

Directors: Steve Franks
Indiana Shawn and the Temple of the Kinda Crappy, Rusty Old Dagger

#16 - Indiana Shawn and the Temple of the Kinda Crappy, Rusty Old Dagger 8.36

Season 6 - Episode 10

Shawn and Gus team up with Despereaux to locate a mythical dagger rumored to be the key to unlocking a dead billionaire's treasure.

Directors: Steve Franks
The Amazing Psych-Man & Tap Man, Issue #2

#17 - The Amazing Psych-Man & Tap Man, Issue #2 8.35

Season 6 - Episode 4

Shawn and Gus investigate the whereabouts of a mysterious, masked vigilante named The Mantis, who is trying to take down a local drug syndicate called The Caminos. The SBPD is also trying to take down The Camino syndicate, however The Mantis always seems to be one step ahead of everyone's game.

Directors: Mel Damski
Extradition II: The Actual Extradition Part

#18 - Extradition II: The Actual Extradition Part 8.33

Season 5 - Episode 10

Shawn and Gus return to Vancouver to visit their old nemesis Despereaux in prison at the felon's request, who then uses them to escape and pull one last job before he is extradited to the United States. Only while he is out, he is framed for the murder of a Crown Attorney and now asks the guys for help clearing his name of this most recent – and frankly unseemly – charge.

Directors: Steve Franks
Dual Spires

#19 - Dual Spires 8.33

Season 5 - Episode 12

Shawn and Gus receive a mysterious e-mail inviting them to the annual Cinnamon Festival in Dual Spires, a quirky Northern California town nearly invisible on the map. When they arrive the pair quickly find themselves embroiled in the mysterious death of local high school student Paula Merral.

Directors: Matt Shakman
Shawn Takes a Shot in the Dark

#20 - Shawn Takes a Shot in the Dark 8.32

Season 4 - Episode 9

While investigating a possible crime, Shawn stumbles upon one of a pair of criminals, gets shot, and is dumped in the trunk of a car.

Directors: Mel Damski
Shawn Rescues Darth Vader

#21 - Shawn Rescues Darth Vader 8.32

Season 6 - Episode 1

Shawn stumbles across a dead body at the British consulate's home while working a case to recover a stolen "Star Wars" collector's item. In order to get the police on the case, Shawn claims he had a vision of the murder and puts his reputation as a psychic on the line.

Directors: Steve Franks
Autopsy Turvy

#22 - Autopsy Turvy 8.31

Season 6 - Episode 14

The race is on to clear Woody's name and reputation when a mere mortician finds a mistake in the coroner's autopsy.

Directors: Jennifer Chambers Lynch
Santabarbaratown 2

#23 - Santabarbaratown 2 8.31

Season 7 - Episode 1

After Henry takes a bullet to the chest and is rushed to the hospital, a spiteful Shawn seeks revenge on the shooter and everyone else involved in the scandal.

Directors: Mel Damski
Deeez Nups

#24 - Deeez Nups 8.31

Season 7 - Episode 7

The gang spends the weekend at a casino resort for a wedding and crosses paths with a local crime boss whose presence jeopardizes the impending nuptials.

Directors: James Roday
True Grits

#25 - True Grits 8.29

Season 6 - Episode 15

A wrongly convicted Southern chef hires Shawn and Gus to find the real thief after the Innocence Project frees him from prison.

Directors: Reginald Hudlin