The BEST Episodes of Shadow and Bone

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: May 4, 2021

Network: Netflix

Dark forces conspire against orphan mapmaker Alina Starkov when she unleashes an extraordinary power that could change the fate of her war-torn world.

No Mourners

#1 - No Mourners

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Apr 23, 2021

In the depths of the Fold, Kirigan demonstrates the scope of Alina's powers, while the Crows cross paths with a stowaway amid a do-or-die undertaking.

star 8.14
405 votes
Directors: Jeremy Webb
Writers: Christina Strain, Daegan Fryklind, Eric Heisserer, M. Scott Veach, Shelley Meals, Vanya Asher
Show Me Who You Are

#2 - Show Me Who You Are

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Apr 23, 2021

Alina's bond with Kirigan grows as royal guests gather for her unveiling. Mal carries news about the stag. Kaz's scheme hinges on a hidden door.

star 7.96
464 votes
Directors: Mairzee Almas
Writers: Christina Strain, Daegan Fryklind, Eric Heisserer, M. Scott Veach, Shelley Meals, Vanya Asher
The Heart is an Arrow

#3 - The Heart is an Arrow

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Apr 23, 2021

Furious over the Sun Summoner, Kirigan hunts for information. Alina receives a helping hand when she needs it most. Nina warms to a Grisha hunter.

star 7.85
411 votes
Directors: Mairzee Almas
Writers: Christina Strain, Daegan Fryklind, Eric Heisserer, M. Scott Veach, Shelley Meals, Vanya Asher
The Unsea

#4 - The Unsea

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Apr 23, 2021

The fate of the stag leaves Alina in an impossible position with Kirigan, whose connection to the Fold — and the power behind it — falls into place.

star 7.79
401 votes
Directors: Jeremy Webb
Writers: Christina Strain, Daegan Fryklind, Eric Heisserer, M. Scott Veach, Shelley Meals, Vanya Asher
The Making at the Heart of the World

#5 - The Making at the Heart of the World

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Apr 23, 2021

Ensconced in the lap of luxury among the Grisha, Alina begins her training. The Crows — Kaz, Inej and Jesper — prepare for their risky journey.

star 7.71
539 votes
Directors: Dan Liu
Writers: Christina Strain, Daegan Fryklind, Eric Heisserer, M. Scott Veach, Shelley Meals, Vanya Asher
Otkazat'sya

#6 - Otkazat'sya

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Apr 23, 2021

As Kirigan takes Alina into his confidence, Mal volunteers for a dangerous tracking mission, and the Crows plot a heist to get into the Little Palace.

star 7.69
481 votes
Directors: Dan Liu
Writers: Christina Strain, Daegan Fryklind, Eric Heisserer, M. Scott Veach, Shelley Meals, Vanya Asher
We're All Someone's Monster

#7 - We're All Someone's Monster

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Apr 23, 2021

Alina's actions against the Volcra bring her to the attention of General Kirigan. Kaz runs into trouble while looking for safe passage across the Fold.

star 7.58
626 votes
Writers: Christina Strain, Daegan Fryklind, Eric Heisserer, M. Scott Veach, Shelley Meals, Vanya Asher
A Searing Burst of Light

#8 - A Searing Burst of Light

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Apr 23, 2021

Unwilling to be separated from Mal, Alina hatches a plan to join him on a perilous expedition through the Fold. Kaz chases a lead on a lucrative job.

star 7.54
796 votes
Writers: Christina Strain, Daegan Fryklind, Eric Heisserer, M. Scott Veach, Shelley Meals, Vanya Asher