The BEST Episodes of The Goodwin Games

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jun 13, 2020

Network: FOX

The series revolves around a trio of estranged siblings who return home after their father's death. The siblings will inherit $23 million if they can follow his trivial wishes, which means that they have to rediscover their lives and hopefully be the people he wanted his children to be.


#1 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired May 20, 2013

The Goodwin kids must adhere to their late father's wishes to inherit his fortune.

star 7.71
359 votes
Directors: Peyton Reed
Writers: Carter Bays, Chris Harris, Craig Thomas
The Hamletta

#2 - The Hamletta

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Jun 10, 2013

Chloe must decide whether to continue acting or pursue an academic career; Henry takes over wedding planning from his busy fiance.

star 7.42
241 votes
Directors: Peyton Reed
Writers: Carter Bays, Craig Thomas
The Box

#3 - The Box

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Jul 1, 2013

In the series finale, Chloe and Jimmy try keep their respective relationships a secret from Henry, who they fear will judge them to no end. Meanwhile, the siblings realize how much their father is controlling their lives beyond the grave, which leads them to figure out the answer to the final clue.

star 7.40
256 votes
Writers: Rachel Axler
Happy Hour

#4 - Happy Hour

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Jun 24, 2013

Chloe reconnects with a childhood friend who's been in love with her since their school days. Meanwhile, Jimmy sets out to revive his failed country-music career; and Henry unknowingly texts a risqué photo of himself to a former girlfriend.

star 7.40
254 votes
Directors: John Putch
Writers: Christine Zander
The Birds of Granby

#5 - The Birds of Granby

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Jun 17, 2013

Jimmy decides to take a bigger role in his daughter Piper's life, so he introduces her to Henry and Chloe, and the young lady hits it off with her aunt. Meanwhile, Henry considers entering into a business deal with Piper's stepfather.

star 7.27
249 votes
Writers: Chris Harris
Welcome Home, Goodwins

#6 - Welcome Home, Goodwins

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired May 27, 2013

When Chloe tries to make amends with April, it becomes clear she may have bigger problems in returning to Granby; Jimmy realizes Granby is too small for him to get away with committing crimes; Henry learns Lucinda has a boyfriend.

star 7.23
281 votes
Directors: Peyton Reed
Writers: Tom Ruprecht
Small Town

#7 - Small Town

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jun 3, 2013

When Chloe sees Jimmy with a strange man, she suspects him of returning to his old ways; Henry lies about being a workaholic; Chloe's roommate kicks her out over the phone.

star 7.08
200 votes
Directors: Jesse Peretz
Writers: Greg Schaffer