The Best Episodes of Sense8

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.

You Want a War?

#1 - You Want a War?

Season 2 - Episode 11

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 8.87
976 votes
Directors: Lana Wachowski
I Can't Leave Her

#2 - I Can't Leave Her

Season 1 - Episode 12

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

star 8.45
2,516 votes
Directors: The Wachowskis
If All The World's a Stage, Identity Is Nothing But a Costume

#3 - If All The World's a Stage, Identity Is Nothing But a Costume

Season 2 - Episode 10

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 8.34
1,329 votes
Directors: Tom Tykwer
Happy F*cking New Year

#4 - Happy F*cking New Year

Season 2 - Episode 1

The journey continues as these eight singular hearts and minds weave in and out of each other's lives finding deeper connections, learning darker secrets about one another and struggling to identify with more than just oneself.

star 8.24
2,396 votes
Directors: Lana Wachowski
What is Human?

#5 - What is Human?

Season 1 - Episode 10

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 8.23
2,356 votes
Directors: The Wachowskis
Just Turn the Wheel and the Future Changes

#6 - Just Turn the Wheel and the Future Changes

Season 1 - Episode 11

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

star 8.21
2,326 votes
Directors: Tom Tykwer
All I Want Right Now Is One More Bullet

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

Season 2 - Episode 8

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

star 8.15
1,331 votes
Directors: Dan Glass
We Will All Be Judged By the Courage of Our Hearts

#8 - We Will All Be Judged By the Courage of Our Hearts

Season 1 - Episode 8

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 8.15
2,359 votes
Directors: Dan Glass
What's Going On?

#9 - What's Going On?

Season 1 - Episode 4

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

star 8.13
2,663 votes
Directors: Tom Tykwer
What Family Actually Means

#10 - What Family Actually Means

Season 2 - Episode 9

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 8.12
1,342 votes
Directors: Lana Wachowski
Who Am I?

#11 - Who Am I?

Season 2 - Episode 2

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 8.12
1,854 votes
Directors: Lana Wachowski
I Have No Room In My Heart For Hate

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

Season 2 - Episode 7

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 8.11
1,362 votes
Directors: James McTeigue
Isolated Above, Connected Below

#13 - Isolated Above, Connected Below

Season 2 - Episode 6

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 8.05
1,417 votes
Directors: Lana Wachowski
W. W. N. Double D?

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

Season 1 - Episode 7

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 8.05
2,406 votes
Directors: James McTeigue
Obligate Mutualisms

#15 - Obligate Mutualisms

Season 2 - Episode 3

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 8.01
1,632 votes
Directors: Lana Wachowski
Fear Never Fixed Anything

#16 - Fear Never Fixed Anything

Season 2 - Episode 5

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 8.00
1,481 votes
Directors: James McTeigue

#17 - Polyphony

Season 2 - Episode 4

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 7.99
1,552 votes
Directors: James McTeigue
Art is Like Religion

#18 - Art is Like Religion

Season 1 - Episode 5

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

star 7.85
2,532 votes
Directors: James McTeigue

#19 - Demons

Season 1 - Episode 6

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

star 7.85
2,470 votes
Directors: The Wachowskis
Smart Money is On the Skinny Bitch

#20 - Smart Money is On the Skinny Bitch

Season 1 - Episode 3

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

star 7.84
2,732 votes
Directors: The Wachowskis
Death Doesn't Let You Say Goodbye

#21 - Death Doesn't Let You Say Goodbye

Season 1 - Episode 9

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 7.70
2,322 votes
Directors: The Wachowskis
I Am Also a We

#22 - I Am Also a We

Season 1 - Episode 2

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

star 7.66
2,934 votes
Directors: The Wachowskis
Limbic Resonance

#23 - Limbic Resonance

Season 1 - Episode 1

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

star 7.30
3,767 votes
Directors: The Wachowskis