The BEST Episodes of Reaper

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Nov 3, 2019

Network: The CW

Throughout Sam's life, he always wondered why his mom and dad were so easy on him. Whether it was sports, school, career choices, or picking on his little brother Kyle, Sam always got away with everything. Because of it, he decided to drop out of college and take a dead beat job, wasting most of his time playing video games and wishing he could ask his co-worker Andi out. However, everything changes in Sam's life once he turns 21 and finds out the reason his parents let him get over was because they sold his soul to the devil before he was born.


#1 - Unseen

Season 1 - Episode 12

Sock and Sam move in together into a condo of their own and meet their new neighbors, Tony and Steve, a gay couple who is surprisingly friendly to the two slackers. However, Sam and Sock soon discover that there is more to the couple than meets the eye.

star 8.10
106 votes
Directors: Michael Robison
Writers: Melissa R. Byer, Treena Hancock
Coming to Grips

#2 - Coming to Grips

Season 1 - Episode 15

Andi finally learns Sam's secret regarding the Devil after she is captured by a demon and the gang must rescue her. Unfortunately for Sam, the truth causes Andi to fear him and keep her distance. Meanwhile, Ben meets the woman of his dreams while chasing a demon at a hospital's maternity ward, but a major fact keeps them from being together.

star 8.06
108 votes
Writers: Thomas Schnauz, Kevin Etten
Greg, Schmeg

#3 - Greg, Schmeg

Season 1 - Episode 16

When the Devil refuses to offer Sam any help on capturing the latest escaped soul, the gang turns to Gladys for help. Gladys then takes the guys to her demon friend Dennis who at first refuses to help but later on offers Sam a homemade vessel because he feels sorry that his parents sold his soul to the Devil. Meanwhile, Andi's ex-boyfriend Greg returns and Sam discovers that he has a plan to get her back.

star 8.05
106 votes
Directors: Jeff Melman
Writers: Chris Black, Jeff Vlaming
The Leak

#4 - The Leak

Season 1 - Episode 17

After realizing that the latest escaped soul keeps surfacing back to Earth, the Devil informs Sam that a leak has sprung in Hell and tells his bounty hunter to find out how the souls are escaping back to Earth.

star 8.02
112 votes
Writers: Chris Dingess
Cash Out

#5 - Cash Out

Season 1 - Episode 10

Sam starts dating a woman that he suspects may be the Devil's daughter. Meanwhile, it turns out that money is the root of all evil when the the guys argue over what to do with money recovered from an escaped soul.

star 8.00
125 votes
Directors: Stephen Cragg
Writers: Yolonda Lawrence
The Cop

#6 - The Cop

Season 1 - Episode 8

Sam gets a reward from the Devil for a job well done... but finds that he's being set up for murder. Meanwhile, Sock becomes obsessed with Gladys the DMV demon.

star 7.95
121 votes
Directors: Peter Lauer

#7 - Cancun

Season 1 - Episode 18

Sam is targeted by a demon revolution that ultimately leads to a revelation that can have serious effects on his future.

star 7.91
115 votes
Directors: Stephen Cragg
Writers: Michele Fazekas, Tara Butters, Tom Spezialy

#8 - Leon

Season 1 - Episode 6

Sam discovers that demons don’t work on Halloween. Unfortunately, a depressed Devil decides to make Sam’s assignment even harder to cheer himself up. Sam and Sock capture one soul, Leon, an escapee who killed someone over a hundred years ago, but before Sam can return him Leon tries to convince them that he's changed. The Devil then sends Sam to recapture a second soul, a serial killer who plans on starting a new murder spree.

star 7.90
125 votes
Writers: Craig DiGregorio

#9 - Rebellion

Season 1 - Episode 14

It's a demons world, as the gang encounters a demon support group with members who are trying to change their bad ways. However, not every demon is in for a change, as Sam and his friends must take down one who poses as a lawyer to unleash leeches on his victims.

star 7.89
101 votes
Directors: Kevin Dowling
Writers: Kevin Murphy, Craig DiGregorio
Episode IV: A New Hope

#10 - Episode IV: A New Hope

Season 2 - Episode 1

Sam, Ben and Sock encounter a few surprises on their return from a road trip; Andi refuses to speak to Sam; the Devil has a new assignment.

star 7.88
118 votes
Directors: Stephen Cragg
Writers: Craig DiGregorio
Acid Queen

#11 - Acid Queen

Season 1 - Episode 13

When Andi's life is threatened by an escaped soul from hell, Sam must go out of his way to protect her.

star 7.88
112 votes
Directors: James Head
Writers: Alan Cross
Hungry for Fame

#12 - Hungry for Fame

Season 1 - Episode 11

Sam desperately tries to stop an untalented musician when the latter tries to sell his soul to the Devil for rock star fame. Meanwhile, Sock is in for a big surprise when his mother returns from Las Vegas and announces that she is now married.

star 7.86
107 votes
Directors: James Head
Writers: James Eagan

#13 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1

Sam Oliver has always been the slacker with no goals or purpose. However, his life takes an unprecedented new direction on his twenty-first birthday, when he discovers that his parents sold his soul to the devil and he must now become Satan's personal bounty hunter.

star 7.86
203 votes
Directors: Kevin Smith
Writers: Tara Butters, Michele Fazekas
No Reaper Left Behind

#14 - No Reaper Left Behind

Season 2 - Episode 9

Sam is sent to the home of the Devil's lover Sally so that she can teach him more of the "family business." She initially refuses, but realizing she can possibly help him out of his contract, Sam asks her to teach him anyways.

star 7.86
108 votes
Directors: Tom Spezialy
Writers: Tom Spezialy
Love, Bullets and Blacktop

#15 - Love, Bullets and Blacktop

Season 1 - Episode 7

Sam and the crew go after a thrill-seeking pair of escaped souls that engineer car wrecks to keep their relationship fresh. Meanwhile, the Devil tries to set Sam up with a new girl.

star 7.86
123 votes
Directors: James Head
Writers: Yolonda Lawrence
The Favorite

#16 - The Favorite

Season 2 - Episode 4

The Devil takes Sam to the police station and introduces him to Morgan, whom he calls his son. Now, Sam and the gang are tasked with hanging out with Morgan and showing him the ropes.

star 7.84
106 votes
Directors: Kevin Dowling
Writers: Tara Butters, Michele Fazekas
Business Casualty

#17 - Business Casualty

Season 2 - Episode 12

Sam gets into a confrontation in his new job that ends badly. Sock tries to date a demon who has the ability to be anything he desires.

star 7.83
92 votes
Directors: Fred Gerber
Writers: Mariana Hope, Matt Warshauer
What About Blob

#18 - What About Blob

Season 1 - Episode 5

Sam must deal with a toxic revenger when the escaped soul of a chemical company's CEO starts taking human lives. Meanwhile, the Devil delivers Sam's contract as promised... but it's a few hundred pages longer then Sam expected.

star 7.82
128 votes
Directors: Peter Lauer
Writers: Thomas Schnauz

#19 - Charged

Season 1 - Episode 2

After Sam wakes up to find that everything he touches gives him a shock, he consults Satan, who tells him that this is related to his next target - an escaped soul from hell who sucks energy from power lines in order to loose it as lightning against his next victim. In order to capture the escapee Sam must use his new vessel, a remote control monster truck, given to him by Satan himself.

star 7.81
170 votes
Directors: Peter Lauer
Writers: Tara Butters, Michele Fazekas
The Sweet Science

#20 - The Sweet Science

Season 2 - Episode 3

Sam must capture a former boxer by using boxing gloves as a vessel. Meanwhile, Andi is awarded a promotion at the Work Bench.

star 7.80
99 votes
Directors: Tom Cherones
Writers: Chris Dingess
Ashes to Ashes

#21 - Ashes to Ashes

Season 1 - Episode 9

Ben's mother and grandmother stop by the Work Bench for some supplies for their family reunion. However, things go sour when the grandmother accuses Sam of being evil and calls him Diablo. Meanwhile, Sam meets a lady who has been the Devil's girlfriend for over twenty years and wonders whether her daughter is the Devil's daughter or not.

star 7.80
119 votes
Writers: Thomas Schnauz
My Brother's Reaper

#22 - My Brother's Reaper

Season 2 - Episode 10

Sam is tasked with getting Gary, a spoiled rich guy the Devil wants, to sign a contract selling his soul. Unfortunately, Gary is too clever, and manages to avoid all Sam's attempts to get him to sign on the dotted line.

star 7.72
94 votes
Directors: Ron Underwood
Writers: Chris Dingess

#23 - Magic

Season 1 - Episode 4

Sam requests some time off to go to a concert with Andi, but the Devil refuses and points out that vacation periods are not part of his contract. Therefore, Sam is given a white dove as his next vessel and is sent to capture an escaped magician who kills anyone who does not appreciate his act.

star 7.70
148 votes
Directors: Ron Underwood
Writers: Kevin Murphy
All Mine

#24 - All Mine

Season 1 - Episode 3

Sam, Ben, and Sock must hunt an escaped soul that uses insects to kill the people living at an apartment complex. Also, Sam is crushed when Andi meets a new guy who encourages her to go back to school full-time and quit her job.

star 7.69
156 votes
Directors: Michael J. Rohl
Writers: Jeff Vlaming
To Sprong, with Love

#25 - To Sprong, with Love

Season 2 - Episode 11

Sam, Sock, and Ben go after their old high school teacher, Mr. Sprong, assuming he is the current soul they are trying to catch. The only problem? Mr. Sprong is still alive, and none too happy when the boys take him hostage to try to convince him not to press charges.

star 7.67
96 votes
Directors: Jamie Babbit
Writers: Tara Butters, Michele Fazekas