The BEST episodes of The Witcher

Every episode of The Witcher ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of The Witcher!

Geralt of Rivia, a solitary monster hunter, struggles to find his place in a world where people often prove more wicked than beasts.

Last Updated: 6/16/2024Network: NetflixStatus: Continuing
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Much More
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8.16
4584 votes

#1 - Much More

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 12/20/2019

A terrifying pack of foes lays Geralt low. Yennefer and her fellow mages prepare to fight back. A shaken Ciri depends on the kindness of a stranger.

Directors: Marc Jobst
Family
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8.05
2938 votes

#2 - Family

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired 12/17/2021

Geralt faces off with a demon targeting his nearest and dearest while the most powerful players on the Continent ramp up their pursuit of Ciri.

Directors: Ed Bazalgette
Watch Now:Amazon
Of Banquets, Bastards and Burials
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7.90
4753 votes

#3 - Of Banquets, Bastards and Burials

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 12/20/2019

Against his better judgment, Geralt accompanies Jaskier to a royal ball. Ciri wanders into an enchanted forest. Yennefer tries to protect her charges.

Betrayer Moon
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7.90
4923 votes

#4 - Betrayer Moon

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 12/20/2019

Geralt takes on another Witcher's unfinished business in a kingdom stalked by a ferocious beast. At a brutal cost, Yennefer forges a magical new future.

Writer: Beau DeMayo
A Grain of Truth
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7.87
3411 votes

#5 - A Grain of Truth

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired 12/17/2021

Geralt sets off with Ciri on a journey that leads him to an old friend. After the Battle of Sodden, Tissaia shows no mercy in her search for information.

Directors: Stephen Surjik
Bottled Appetites
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7.85
4567 votes

#6 - Bottled Appetites

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 12/20/2019

Heedless of warnings, Yennefer looks for a cure to restore what she's lost. Geralt inadvertently puts Jaskier in peril. The search for Ciri intensifies.

Writer: Sneha Koorse
Voleth Meir
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7.82
2805 votes

#7 - Voleth Meir

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired 12/17/2021

Geralt turns to a humble bard for help, Yennefer realizes just how special Ciri is, and tensions rise on the eve of Emperor Emhyr's visit to Cintra.

Directors: Louise Hooper
Rare Species
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7.82
4495 votes

#8 - Rare Species

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 12/20/2019

A mysterious man tries to entice Geralt to join a hunt for a rampaging dragon, a quest that attracts a familiar face. Ciri questions who she can trust.

Writer: Haily Hall
Before a Fall
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7.77
4428 votes

#9 - Before a Fall

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 12/20/2019

With the Continent at risk from Nilfgaard's rising power, Yennefer revisits her past. Geralt reconsiders his obligation to the Law of Surprise.

Directors: Alik Sakharov
Watch Now:Amazon
The End's Beginning
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7.75
5944 votes

#10 - The End's Beginning

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 12/20/2019

Hostile townsfolk and a cunning mage greet Geralt in the town of Blaviken. Ciri finds her royal world upended when Nilfgaard sets its sights on Cintra.

Directors: Alik Sakharov
Watch Now:Amazon
Turn Your Back
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7.71
2866 votes

#11 - Turn Your Back

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired 12/17/2021

As a powerful mage joins the hunt for Ciri, she cuts a deal with Vesemir over his extraordinary discovery. Geralt explores the mystery of the monoliths.

Directors: Ed Bazalgette
Writer: Haily Hall
Watch Now:Amazon
Dear Friend...
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7.68
2821 votes

#12 - Dear Friend...

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired 12/17/2021

A close friend is lost - and another found - as Geralt helps Ciri learn more about her power. Cahir warns Fringilla to focus on their primary mission.

Directors: Louise Hooper
Watch Now:Amazon
Kaer Morhen
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7.68
3053 votes

#13 - Kaer Morhen

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired 12/17/2021

Seeking a safe place for Ciri, Geralt heads for home, but danger lurks everywhere - even Kaer Morhen. Yennefer's dreams could be the key to her freedom.

Directors: Stephen Surjik
Writer: Beau DeMayo
What Is Lost
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7.67
2937 votes

#14 - What Is Lost

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired 12/17/2021

Impatient with Geralt's methods, Ciri braves major obstacles to prove her mettle. Scheming and suspicion among the Brotherhood make Yennefer a target.

Directors: Sarah O'Gorman
Watch Now:Amazon
Redanian Intelligence
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7.58
2897 votes

#15 - Redanian Intelligence

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired 12/17/2021

A guest at Kaer Morhen extends a guiding hand to Ciri - and an invitation to Geralt. On the run in Redania, Yennefer seeks safety below ground.

Directors: Sarah O'Gorman
Writer: Sneha Koorse
Four Marks
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7.57
5198 votes

#16 - Four Marks

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 12/20/2019

Bullied and neglected, Yennefer accidentally finds a means of escape. Geralt's hunt for a so-called devil goes to hell. Ciri seeks safety in numbers.

Directors: Alik Sakharov
Writer: Jenny Klein
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Everybody Has a Plan 'til They Get Punched in the Face
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7.46
1820 votes

#17 - Everybody Has a Plan 'til They Get Punched in the Face

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired 7/27/2023

Betrayal and bloodshed rock the conclave when the hunt for Ciri comes to a head. As sides are chosen and enemies unmasked, nothing will ever be the same.

Directors: Loni Peristere
Shaerrawedd
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7.34
2163 votes

#18 - Shaerrawedd

Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired 6/29/2023

Geralt, Yennefer and Ciri journey to the far reaches of the Continent in search of a safe haven. King Vizimir puts his charming younger brother to use.

Directors: Stephen Surjik
The Art of Illusion
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7.30
1856 votes

#19 - The Art of Illusion

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired 6/29/2023

Yennefer and Geralt step out arm in arm and dressed to kill at a lavish ball, but all is not as it seems during a night of revelry and revelations.

Directors: Loni Peristere
Watch Now:Amazon
Unbound
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7.20
1932 votes

#20 - Unbound

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired 6/29/2023

A shocking discovery awaits Geralt after he obtains information on Rience. Ciri's sense of justice causes problems. Jaskier performs for a royal fan.

Directors: Stephen Surjik
Writer: Tania Lotia
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The Invitation
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7.16
1794 votes

#21 - The Invitation

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired 6/29/2023

Yennefer pitches a bold idea to the Brotherhood, Geralt strikes a dangerous deal with a ferryman, and Triss digs into the mystery of the missing novices.

Directors: Gandja Monteiro
Writer: Rae Benjamin
Watch Now:Amazon
Reunion
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7.13
1885 votes

#22 - Reunion

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired 6/29/2023

Geralt seeks magical help from a family friend as Ciri and Yennefer clash over plans for the future. Philippa and Dijkstra scheme to get Vizimir in line.

Directors: Gandja Monteiro
Writer: Haily Hall
Watch Now:Amazon
The Cost of Chaos
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7.09
1761 votes

#23 - The Cost of Chaos

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired 7/27/2023

After the fateful events at Aretuza, Geralt and Yennefer struggle to pick up the pieces and reunite their family as war comes to the Continent.

Directors: Bola Ogun
Out of the Fire, Into the Frying Pan
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6.62
1820 votes

#24 - Out of the Fire, Into the Frying Pan

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired 7/27/2023

Haunted by faces from the past, Ciri endures the ultimate test of survival on a desperate journey under the harshest of conditions.

Directors: Bola Ogun