The BEST Episodes of Van Helsing

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Aug 12, 2020

Network: Syfy

Vanessa Helsing, distant relative of famous vampire hunter Abraham Van Helsing, is resurrected only to find that vampires have taken over the world.

Black Days

#1 - Black Days

Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired Jan 4, 2018

At a mountain stronghold, secrets of the Van Helsing family are unearthed and the true face of evil is exposed; a climactic battle between humans and vampires leaves humanity's fate in question.

star 7.78
909 votes
Directors: Jonathan Scarfe
Writers: Neil LaBute
Love Bites

#2 - Love Bites

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 19, 2017

Vanessa makes a horrific decision to save her daughter; Axel and a former ally struggle to survive in the wild; a group of juvenile delinquents come face to face with a sadistic vampire.

star 7.77
1,225 votes
Directors: Michael Nankin
Writers: Jackie May
Crooked Falls

#3 - Crooked Falls

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired Dec 28, 2017

While the rest of the group fight for survival, Axel and Scarlett defend a mountain stronghold against a relentless foe; Doc makes a medical discovery that could change everything.

star 7.77
864 votes
Directors: Paul Johansson
Writers: Jonathan Lloyd Walker
Base Pair

#4 - Base Pair

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Dec 14, 2017

A mystery unravels when an organization fighting to find a cure for vampirism enlists the help of someone in the group; old loyalties are put to the test with deadly results.

star 7.74
879 votes
Directors: Paul Johansson
Writers: Jackie May, Michael C. Natchoff
Veritas Vincit

#5 - Veritas Vincit

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 9, 2017

Vanessa's past rushes back to confront her in an unexpected way; a secret is revealed that Doc has been protecting; in a bid to bolster his power, Dmitri sends Scab on an impossible mission.

star 7.73
1,056 votes
Directors: Kaare Andrews
Writers: Jonathan Lloyd Walker
Three Pages

#6 - Three Pages

Season 4 - Episode 12 - Aired Dec 13, 2019

As the sisters prepare to open the portal to the Dark One, Hansen makes the ultimate sacrifice.

star 7.73
361 votes
All Apologies

#7 - All Apologies

Season 4 - Episode 11 - Aired Dec 6, 2019

Now that Violet knows where the 3 Pages are, she returns to Fort Collins with Axel and Julius.

star 7.72
391 votes
I Awake

#8 - I Awake

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 19, 2018

Vanessa relives the memories of her ancestor, Lily Van Helsing, in Colonial Hong Kong. There, she learns to control her dark side and fights the B'ah, the second vampire Elder.

star 7.71
666 votes
Directors: Michael Nankin
Writers: Jonathan Lloyd Walker
Everything Changes

#9 - Everything Changes

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 16, 2017

Vanessa faces off with Dmitri; Axel fights against becoming a full-fledged vampire; Sam tracks Mohamad, Flesh and Lucky; Scab tries to enlist a fierce group of vampires to join Dmitri.

star 7.70
988 votes
Directors: Kaare Andrews
Writers: Jeremy Smith, Matt Venables
Together Forever

#10 - Together Forever

Season 4 - Episode 10 - Aired Nov 29, 2019

After Violet is taken hostage by a sadistic ringmaster, she is forced to go head-to-head with various opponents if she wants to escape the gladiator arena.

star 7.68
402 votes
Wakey Wakey

#11 - Wakey Wakey

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Dec 7, 2017

A tense standoff between law enforcement and the survivors erupts into a bloodbath; in a bid to evade a vicious breed of vampire, Axel and Scarlett find themselves hunted like prey.

star 7.68
906 votes
Directors: David Winning
Writers: Jeremy Smith, Matt Venables
The Prism

#12 - The Prism

Season 4 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 15, 2019

Three Pages are key to raising or destroying the Dark One, but only Hansen knows where they are hidden.

star 7.68
392 votes

#13 - Metamorphosis

Season 4 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 8, 2019

Three generations of Van Helsings come together before a showdown with Elder Sam and the Oracle.

star 7.67
429 votes
Dark Ties

#14 - Dark Ties

Season 4 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 4, 2019

After Violet's attack, Julius and Doc find information that Hansen will do anything to keep quiet.

star 7.66
492 votes
Christ Pose

#15 - Christ Pose

Season 3 - Episode 12 - Aired Dec 21, 2018

Scarlett is reunited with Axel but he is badly injured before they can find Vanessa. A mysterious man helps them find their way. Flesh and Jolene are fugitives on the run from Blaktek.

star 7.66
560 votes
Directors: Leslie Hope
Writers: Jonathan Lloyd Walker
Loud Love

#16 - Loud Love

Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 30, 2018

Doc and Jolene clash with Denver authorities over the repellent. Flesh chooses to face his past. Axel struggles with leaving Scarlett behind. Ivory and the Sisterhood infiltrate Denver.

star 7.66
564 votes
Directors: David Winning
Writers: Jeremy Smith, Matt Venables
It Begins

#17 - It Begins

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Dec 9, 2016

Now in Dmitri and Rebecca's clutches, Vanessa learns secrets from her past and finds herself at a crossroads; Flesh and the Resistance accelerate their timeline to rescue Vanessa; Mohamad and Sheema finally come to blows over their allegiances.

star 7.66
1,829 votes
Directors: Amanda Tapping
Writers: Neil LaBute
Liberty or Death

#18 - Liberty or Death

Season 4 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 25, 2019

Sam and the Brides arrive at Fort Collins, where Hansen reveals a secret for raising the Dark One.

star 7.65
438 votes
Like Suicide

#19 - Like Suicide

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 9, 2018

Vanessa has a final showdown with the Second Elder in San Francisco. In Denver, Flesh, Doc, Julius and Jolene learn that even in a Safe-Zone, life isn't easy.

star 7.65
571 votes
Directors: Jason Priestley
Writers: Jeremy Smith, Matt Venables
Broken Promises

#20 - Broken Promises

Season 4 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 18, 2019

After an epic battle, Axel reconciles with Vanessa and comes to terms with the death of Scarlett.

star 7.64
463 votes
Miles and Miles

#21 - Miles and Miles

Season 4 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 1, 2019

In an infested desert, Flesh and Axel chase a crazed Max, who has held Jennifer and Owen hostage.

star 7.64
431 votes
Fresh Tendrils

#22 - Fresh Tendrils

Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 5, 2018

Vanessa is once again resurrected and must confront her family's legacy; Axel, Scarlett and the others fend off Blak Tek's forces, who hope to add Scarlett to their list of lab rats.

star 7.64
750 votes
Directors: Jonathan Scarfe
Writers: Neil LaBute
Super Unknown

#23 - Super Unknown

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 12, 2018

To find its totem, the First Elder brings Vanessa, Scarlett and Axel to an abandoned insane asylum protected by powerful vampires, where they discover the legacy of a long dead Van Helsing relative.

star 7.64
703 votes
Directors: Jonathan Scarfe
Writers: Neil LaBute
A Home

#24 - A Home

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 26, 2017

Vanessa encounters a group of vampires whose gruesome methods bring savagery to a new level; the Juvenile Delinquents continue their game of cat and mouse with Sam and that has deadly consequences.

star 7.63
1,100 votes
Directors: Jason Stone
Writers: Jeremy Smith, Matt Venables
Save Yourself

#25 - Save Yourself

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 2, 2017

Vanessa faces off against Sam in a bloody showdown; Dmitri hears news that sends him on a warpath after Vanessa; Flesh, Mohamad and Lucky take desperate steps to save their lives.

star 7.62
1,074 votes
Directors: Jason Stone
Writers: Neil LaBute