The BEST Episodes of The OA
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Aug 1, 2019
Having gone missing seven years ago, the previously blind Prairie Johnson returns home, now in her 20s with her sight restored. While many believe she is a miracle, others worry that she could be dangerous.
#1 - Chapter 8: Overview
Season 2 - Episode 8
While BBA and the others converge on the clinic, Nina persuades Hap to show her his research, and Karim unlocks one of the house's final secrets.
#2 - Chapter 5: Paradise
Season 1 - Episode 5
While Hap zeroes in on a new test subject in Cuba, Homer and OA work to perfect their escape plan. Scott reaches his breaking point.
#3 - Chapter 4: SYZYGY
Season 2 - Episode 4
Karim visits Nina at the clinic for help finding the secret entrance to the house. Meanwhile, Hap meets a fellow traveler, and Homer goes on a date.
#4 - Chapter 1: Angel of Death
Season 2 - Episode 1
While private eye Karim Washington scours San Francisco for a missing teen who was involved in a cryptic game, OA wakes up in unfamiliar surroundings.
#5 - Chapter 5: The Medium & The Engineer
Season 2 - Episode 5
After a harrowing ordeal, OA and Karim find themselves locked inside a labyrinth of puzzles. Nagging doubts prompt Homer to snoop on Dr. Percy.
#6 - Chapter 7: Nina Azarova
Season 2 - Episode 7
Karim returns to the house with reinforcements, OA tries to access Nina's memories, and Hap offers to discharge Scott -- after one last experiment.
#7 - Chapter 8: Invisible Self
Season 1 - Episode 8
After OA recounts a dramatic final night at Hap's, the others begin to see her story in a new light. The fragments of the dream click into place.
#8 - Chapter 3: Champion
Season 1 - Episode 3
A journalist approaches the family with an offer. At Hap's, a bond is forged with Homer and the others as they hatch a desperate plan.
#9 - Chapter 4: Away
Season 1 - Episode 4
An agonizing dilemma gives OA a new perspective on the group's plight. Homer resolves to find out what Hap's experiments are really about.
#10 - Chapter 2: New Colossus
Season 1 - Episode 2
The OA retraces the dramatic twists and turns in her life after a childhood accident, leading up to a fateful encounter far from home many years later.
#11 - Chapter 2: Treasure Island
Season 2 - Episode 2
At the clinic, OA discovers what happened to her friends back at Hap's. Karim turns his attention to a doctor who worked for Pierre Ruskin.
#12 - Chapter 6: Mirror Mirror
Season 2 - Episode 6
As BBA and the kids head west, an alarming news report forces them to speed up their plans. Jesse wrestles with lingering trauma from the shooting.
#13 - Chapter 6: Forking Paths
Season 1 - Episode 6
As the group continues its search for the final movement, a startling turn of events gives Hap's work a new urgency.
#14 - Chapter 3: Magic Mirror
Season 2 - Episode 3
In Michigan, Steve begs the gang to try jumping to another dimension, and a presence in Buck's mirror inspires an unlikely pilgrimage.
#15 - Chapter 1: Homecoming
Season 1 - Episode 1
A woman missing for seven years turns up at a hospital with strange scars on her back but can't or won't reveal where she's been.
#16 - Chapter 7: Empire of Light
Season 1 - Episode 7
An ominous new dream and a tense outing with Nancy and Abel take a toll on OA. Steve finds his life in turmoil once again.