The BEST Episodes of Watchmen

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jun 2, 2020

Network: HBO

A modern-day reimagining where superheroes are treated as outlaws and must embrace the nostalgia.

A God Walks into Abar

#1 - A God Walks into Abar

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Dec 8, 2019

Angela's mysterious past in Vietnam is at last revealed.

star 8.47
2,228 votes
Directors: Nicole Kassell
Writers: Damon Lindelof, Jeff Jensen
See How They Fly

#2 - See How They Fly

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Dec 15, 2019

Everything ends. For real this time.

star 8.34
2,090 votes
Writers: Damon Lindelof, Nick Cuse
An Almost Religious Awe

#3 - An Almost Religious Awe

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Dec 1, 2019

Under Lady Trieu's care, Angela undergoes an unconventional treatment while Agent Blake chases down a lead. The Smartest Man in The World delivers a stunning defense of his past actions.

star 8.23
2,175 votes
Directors: David Semel
Writers: Claire Kiechel, Stacy Osei-Kuffour
This Extraordinary Being

#4 - This Extraordinary Being

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 24, 2019

Deep under the influence of Nostalgia, Angela gets a firsthand account of her grandfather's journey.

star 8.19
2,224 votes
Writers: Cord Jefferson, Damon Lindelof
Little Fear of Lightning

#5 - Little Fear of Lightning

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 17, 2019

The origin story of Looking Glass is at last revealed, as is the truth behind the greatest hoax in American history. The Smartest Man In The World plots a daring escape.

star 7.98
2,187 votes
Directors: Steph Green
Writers: Carly Wray, Damon Lindelof
She Was Killed by Space Junk

#6 - She Was Killed by Space Junk

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 3, 2019

Following a late-night visit from the Senator who authored Masked Policing Legislation in Oklahoma, FBI agent Laurie Blake heads to Tulsa to take over the recent murder investigation. The Lord of the Estate draws unwelcome attention.

star 7.81
2,426 votes
Writers: Damon Lindelof, Lila Byock
If You Don't Like My Story, Write Your Own

#7 - If You Don't Like My Story, Write Your Own

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Nov 10, 2019

Reclusive trillionaire Lady Trieu finally enters the stage with a mysterious offer. With Blake getting closer to the truth of her coverup, Angela enlists Looking Glass for help. The Lord trains two new servants.

star 7.71
2,259 votes
Directors: Andrij Parekh
Writers: Christal Henry, Damon Lindelof
Martial Feats of Comanche Horsemanship

#8 - Martial Feats of Comanche Horsemanship

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 27, 2019

As Angela relives haunting memories of an attack on her family, she detains a mysterious man who claims responsibility for Tulsa's most recent murder. An original play is performed for an audience of one.

star 7.67
2,669 votes
Directors: Nicole Kassell
Writers: Damon Lindelof, Nick Cuse
It's Summer and We're Running Out of Ice

#9 - It's Summer and We're Running Out of Ice

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 20, 2019

In an alternate America where police conceal their identities behind masks to protect themselves from a terrorist organization, Detective Angela Abar investigates the attempted murder of a fellow officer under the guidance of her friend and Chief, Judd Crawford. The Lord of a Country Estate receives an anniversary gift from his loyal servants.

star 7.64
3,443 votes
Directors: Nicole Kassell
Writers: Damon Lindelof