The BEST Episodes of Sense8

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jun 20, 2020

Network: Netflix

A group of people around the world are suddenly linked mentally, and must find a way to survive being hunted by those who see them as a threat to the world's order.

Amor Vincit Omnia

#1 - Amor Vincit Omnia

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired Jun 8, 2018

Passions run high as the Sensates and their closest allies fight to save the cluster and stop their enemies for good.

star 8.76
1,363 votes
Directors: Lana Wachowski
Writers: Aleksandar Hemon, David Mitchell, Lana Wachowski
You Want a War?

#2 - You Want a War?

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired May 5, 2017

At the gala, Sun braces for a showdown with her brother. Soon a dire new threat sends the Sensates scrambling to save another member of the cluster.

star 8.64
1,432 votes
Directors: Lana Wachowski
Writers: J. Michael Straczynski, Lana Wachowski
I Can't Leave Her

#3 - I Can't Leave Her

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Jun 5, 2015

With Riley in the hands of Whispers, all of the Sensates' skills are needed to give them any chance at survival.

star 8.24
3,401 votes
Writers: J. Michael Straczynski, Lana Wachowski, Lilly Wachowski
Happy F*cking New Year.

#4 - Happy F*cking New Year.

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Dec 23, 2016

Scandals, surprises and celebrations deepen the Sensates' bond as they work to rebuild their lives and outmaneuver Whispers.

star 8.21
3,030 votes
Directors: Lana Wachowski
Writers: J. Michael Straczynski, Lana Wachowski
If All the World's a Stage, Identity Is Nothing But a Costume

#5 - If All the World's a Stage, Identity Is Nothing But a Costume

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired May 5, 2017

Sun moves ahead with her undercover mission, while Lito heads to Hollywood for the audition of a lifetime. Capheus prepares for his first big speech.

star 8.18
1,835 votes
Directors: Tom Tykwer
Writers: J. Michael Straczynski, Lana Wachowski
What Is Human?

#6 - What Is Human?

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Jun 5, 2015

Will learns more about his origins and the threat to his future, while Wolfgang's actions catch up with him, even as his bond with Kala strengthens.

star 8.10
3,267 votes
Writers: J. Michael Straczynski, Lana Wachowski, Lilly Wachowski
Who Am I?

#7 - Who Am I?

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired May 5, 2017

Will and Whispers each race to piece together the other's location, while Lito heads to his first movie premiere since the photos leaked.

star 8.10
2,359 votes
Directors: Lana Wachowski
Writers: J. Michael Straczynski, Lana Wachowski
Just Turn the Wheel and the Future Changes

#8 - Just Turn the Wheel and the Future Changes

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Jun 5, 2015

Riley's fate draws nearer, while Capheus and Sun are put to the test, and Wolfgang makes his boldest move yet.

star 8.07
3,245 votes
Directors: Tom Tykwer
Writers: J. Michael Straczynski, Lana Wachowski, Lilly Wachowski
We Will All Be Judged by the Courage of Our Hearts

#9 - We Will All Be Judged by the Courage of Our Hearts

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Jun 5, 2015

Sun fights to adjust to her new life as Capheus tries to change his. Will and Nomi dig up disturbing information that could change everything.

star 8.05
3,284 votes
Directors: Dan Glass
Writers: J. Michael Straczynski, Lana Wachowski, Lilly Wachowski
All I Want Right Now Is One More Bullet

#10 - All I Want Right Now Is One More Bullet

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired May 5, 2017

A familiar face comes back from the dead, a depressed Lito turns to Sun for comfort, and Lila lures Wolfgang into a trap.

star 8.02
1,816 votes
Directors: Dan Glass
Writers: J. Michael Straczynski, Lana Wachowski
I Have No Room In My Heart For Hate

#11 - I Have No Room In My Heart For Hate

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired May 5, 2017

Will asks an old friend for help as Riley embarks on a risky journey. Kala makes a troubling discovery. Sun has an intense encounter in the cemetery.

star 7.99
1,787 votes
Directors: James McTeigue
Writers: J. Michael Straczynski, Lana Wachowski
Obligate Mutualisms

#12 - Obligate Mutualisms

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired May 5, 2017

The Sensates make contact with a key figure in BPO. Ripped from her prison cell, Sun sends out a plea for help. Wolfgang meets an intriguing stranger.

star 7.97
2,093 votes
Directors: Lana Wachowski
Writers: J. Michael Straczynski, Lana Wachowski
What's Going On?

#13 - What's Going On?

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Jun 5, 2015

Nomi's fate draws nearer, Capheus and Wolfgang's fortunes seem to have turned, but Sun is faced with an impossible choice.

star 7.96
3,700 votes
Directors: Tom Tykwer
Writers: J. Michael Straczynski, Lana Wachowski, Lilly Wachowski
Isolated Above, Connected Below

#14 - Isolated Above, Connected Below

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired May 5, 2017

While Capheus enjoys a welcome surprise, Lito makes a splash at a high-profile event. Riley works to gain the trust of a Sensate she saw at the rave.

star 7.95
1,889 votes
Directors: Lana Wachowski
Writers: J. Michael Straczynski, Lana Wachowski
Fear Never Fixed Anything

#15 - Fear Never Fixed Anything

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired May 5, 2017

Bug hits on a solution to Nomi's legal troubles, new cracks begin to appear in Kala's perfect life, and the Sensates consider a bold change of plans.

star 7.93
1,992 votes
Directors: James McTeigue
Writers: J. Michael Straczynski, Lana Wachowski
W. W. N. Double D?

#16 - W. W. N. Double D?

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Jun 5, 2015

Nomi makes a shocking discovery about her former doctor, while Will gets closer to the truth behind his visions and Kala's doubts grow stronger.

star 7.92
3,291 votes
Directors: James McTeigue
Writers: J. Michael Straczynski, Lana Wachowski, Lilly Wachowski
Polyphony

#17 - Polyphony

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired May 5, 2017

Kala and Capheus are caught in the middle of angry protests. Lito looks into a journalist's disappearance and uncovers new info on Angelica's cluster.

star 7.89
2,062 votes
Directors: James McTeigue
Writers: J. Michael Straczynski, Lana Wachowski
What Family Actually Means

#18 - What Family Actually Means

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired May 5, 2017

A family wedding stirs up more trouble for Nomi. Daniela goes all out to land Lito the perfect role. One of the Sensates faces a devastating loss.

star 7.88
1,847 votes
Directors: Lana Wachowski
Writers: J. Michael Straczynski, Lana Wachowski
Art Is Like Religion

#19 - Art Is Like Religion

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Jun 5, 2015

The Sensates struggle with intensifying connections, which results in some interesting days on set for Lito and a wedding day surprise for Kala.

star 7.72
3,570 votes
Directors: James McTeigue
Writers: J. Michael Straczynski, Lana Wachowski, Lilly Wachowski
Smart Money Is on the Skinny Bitch

#20 - Smart Money Is on the Skinny Bitch

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jun 5, 2015

With many of the Sensates' lives becoming more complicated, their newfound gift — while still a mystery — proves vital for survival.

star 7.72
3,824 votes
Writers: J. Michael Straczynski, Lana Wachowski, Lilly Wachowski
Demons

#21 - Demons

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Jun 5, 2015

While the Sensates bond, Nomi takes a bold move to gain her freedom and Sun makes a choice she might someday regret.

star 7.72
3,534 votes
Writers: J. Michael Straczynski, Lana Wachowski, Lilly Wachowski
Death Doesn't Let You Say Goodbye

#22 - Death Doesn't Let You Say Goodbye

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Jun 5, 2015

Riley learns about her new life and its dangers, Kala deals with the aftermath of the attack on Rajan’s father, and Lito's world spins out of control.

star 7.65
3,294 votes
Writers: J. Michael Straczynski, Lana Wachowski, Lilly Wachowski
I Am Also a We

#23 - I Am Also a We

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jun 5, 2015

Nomi's fortunes take a dark turn, while the rest of the Sensates' connections become stronger and more dangerous.

star 7.55
4,105 votes
Writers: J. Michael Straczynski, Lana Wachowski, Lilly Wachowski
Limbic Resonance

#24 - Limbic Resonance

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jun 5, 2015

Eight strangers from cities around the globe begin having experiences that defy explanation.

star 7.27
5,159 votes
Writers: J. Michael Straczynski, Lana Wachowski, Lilly Wachowski