The BEST Episodes of Raised by Wolves (2020)

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Sep 24, 2020

Network: HBO Max

After Earth is torn apart by religious differences and the human race teeters on the edge of extinction, an atheistic android architect sends two of his creations, Mother and Father, to start a peaceful, godless colony on the planet Kepler-22b. They attempt to raise human children in this mysterious virgin land, a treacherous and difficult task that’s jeopardized by the arrival of the Mithraic, a deeply devout religious order of surviving humans.


#1 - Mass

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Sep 24, 2020

As Marcus continues to embrace his Mithraic devotion, Sue worries he may no longer have her and Paul’s best interests at heart. Meanwhile, Mother experiences what she believes to be malfunctions, and Hunter works on a secret project with Father.

star 8.67
3 votes
Directors: Alex Gabassi
Writers: Sinead Daly

#2 - Umbilical

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Sep 24, 2020

Sue is determined to keep the children safe, and in doing so, struggles with whether or not she can trust Mother. Meanwhile, a new threat arises and an increasingly erratic Marcus causes the Mithraic to question their leader.

star 8.00
1 votes
Directors: James Hawes
Writers: Aaron Guzikowski
Lost Paradise

#3 - Lost Paradise

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Sep 17, 2020

After reconnecting with her creator, Mother finds herself distracted by intense feelings she didn’t know she was capable of, leaving the settlement vulnerable to Marcus, Sue, and the Mithraic’s swift approach. As Campion continues to question his family’s principles, the other children’s loyalties are tested.

star 7.83
735 votes
Writers: Donald Joh
Infected Memory

#4 - Infected Memory

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Sep 10, 2020

Under Marcus’ command, the Mithraic set out on a deceptive path to rescue the children, and along the way, encounter a fellow survivor from the Ark. Back at the settlement, Campion and Paul bond during a hunting expedition with Father, Mother attempts to learn more about her origins, and Tempest’s trauma continues to haunt her.

star 7.77
920 votes
Writers: Heather Bellson
Virtual Faith

#5 - Virtual Faith

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 3, 2020

After the Mithraic kids fall sick, Campion (Winta McGrath) believes Mother (Amanda Collin) is poisoning them and plans an escape. As Mother and Father (Abubakar Salim) attempt to prove otherwise, Marcus (Travis Fimmel) and Sue (Niamh Algar) work to convince the other surviving Mithraic to mount a rescue of the children, desperate to get their son Paul (Felix Jamieson) back.

star 7.75
1,134 votes
Directors: Luke Scott
Writers: Aaron Guzikowski
Raised by Wolves

#6 - Raised by Wolves

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 3, 2020

After Earth is rendered uninhabitable, Androids Mother (Amanda Collin) and Father (Abubakar Salim) start a new settlement and family with human embryos on the planet Kepler-22b. Twelve years later, only one child, Campion (Winta McGrath), remains, and the arrival of an Ark of surviving humans called the Mithraic presents a threat that Mother has no choice but to confront.

star 7.73
1,456 votes
Directors: Ridley Scott
Writers: Aaron Guzikowski

#7 - Pentagram

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 3, 2020

After a confrontation with Marcus (Travis Fimmel), Mother (Amanda Collin) discovers and takes five Mithraic children (Hunter, Tempest, Paul, Holly and Vita) back to her settlement. While Mother, Father (Abubakar Salim) and Campion (Winta McGrath), adjust to living with a new group of Earth-born children, Marcus (Travis Fimmel) struggles to survive alone on Kepler-22b.

star 7.67
1,251 votes
Directors: Ridley Scott
Writers: Aaron Guzikowski

#8 - Faces

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Sep 17, 2020

Struggling to maintain his clout as leader of the Mithraic, Marcus begins to make decisions that disturb his family, while Mother’s ability to see him for who he truly is threatens his power and puts her in a precarious position. With Tempest on his side, a strong-willed Campion finds himself at dangerous odds with the Mithraic.

star 7.67
649 votes
Directors: Alex Gabassi
Writers: Karen Campbell
Nature's Course

#9 - Nature's Course

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Sep 10, 2020

Determined to prove his utility to their family unit, Father tries to teach the children how to hunt some of Kepler-22b’s mysterious creatures for food. Meanwhile, after the Mithraic make a stunning discovery that potentially fulfills one of their prophecies, a debate about how to proceed ignites a conflict between Marcus and Ambrose, their leader.

star 7.60
1,028 votes
Directors: Luke Scott
Writers: Aaron Guzikowski