The BEST Episodes of Z Nation
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Sep 16, 2021
Z Nation is a dynamic ensemble drama that will plunge viewers into a fully-imagined, post-zombie America and take them on adventures with a diverse group of richly-drawn characters. Getting to know the reluctant heroes, their flaws, idiosyncrasies, and moral dilemmas will ultimately become the heart of the show. Z Nation starts three years after the zombie virus has gutted the country, a team of everyday heroes must transport the only known survivor of the plague from New York to California, where the last functioning viral lab waits for his blood.
#1 - Doctor of the Dead
Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Dec 5, 2014
The team is rerouted to a Colorado lab where they hope to find Dr. Merch.
#2 - The Black Rainbow
Season 4 - Episode 13 - Aired Dec 15, 2017
The secret of Warren's dream is unlocked when they reach their final destination, the "Black Rainbow" facility.
#3 - Everybody Dies in the End
Season 3 - Episode 14 - Aired Dec 16, 2016
The gang reunites and faces the biggest battle yet.
#4 - Welcome to Murphytown
Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired Oct 28, 2016
The Man discovers Lucy's existence; 10K reunites with the gang and he tells them about Murphy's growing army.
#5 - The End of Everything
Season 5 - Episode 13 - Aired Dec 28, 2018
The heroes break into Altura in an attempt to bring Pandora and Estes to justice, Cooper reappears, shocking Warren, and there’s something he has to tell her.
#6 - We Interrupt This Program
Season 4 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 24, 2017
The group explores an abandoned TV news station and encounters news crew zombies triggering haunting flashbacks from day one.
#7 - A New Life
Season 5 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 12, 2018
Warren must leave her new life behind and find her way to Newmerica, reuniting with Murphy and the other heroes, while discovering George is an old friend.
#8 - Resurrection Z
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 17, 2014
An encounter with a seeming Utopian enclave and a religious cult results in a game changer when the survivors travel near Branson, Mo.
#9 - Murphy's Law
Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Nov 28, 2014
Murphy is kidnapped by a group of outlaws trying to crack the "Fort Knox of Oxycontin." As the survivors battle drug-enhanced zombies, a startling discovery is made about Murphy's abilities.
#10 - Duel
Season 3 - Episode 13 - Aired Dec 9, 2016
Addy is being pummeled with whatever The Man can throw at her, and Lucy does the same to The Man.
#11 - Heart of Darkness
Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 11, 2016
Warren and the others inspect Murphytown and realize they are going to need a bigger army to extract Murphy.
#12 - Zunami
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Oct 31, 2014
As they travel across Nebraska, the group finds themselves trapped in a morgue as a literal zombie tsunami engulfs them; at the same time, Citizen Z gets a visitor who might not be who he seems to be.
#13 - A New Mission
Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 23, 2016
Warren and gang are taken prisoner; Murphy escapes the sub with his newly formed blends group; both groups head for the same destination.
#14 - Mt. Weather
Season 4 - Episode 12 - Aired Dec 15, 2017
Warren and our heroes must stop Zona from launching operation "Black Rainbow".
#15 - Escorpion and the Red Hand
Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 7, 2016
More people flock to Murphy's new cult; the others are stuck in the middle of a war.
#16 - Murphy's Miracle
Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 30, 2016
Warren and team encounter the sole inhabitant of a strange town; Murphy begins a new mission.
#17 - Adiós, Muchachos
Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired Dec 4, 2015
It's discovered that the Z-vaccine doesn't work; Vasquez gets caught trying to kill Escorpion; Murphy uses mental manipulation to help Roberta.
#18 - The Siege of Murphytown
Season 3 - Episode 12 - Aired Dec 2, 2016
Warren leads an attack against Murphytown to extract its smug leader.
#19 - Escape from Altura
Season 5 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 19, 2018
10K nearly loses everything as panic and anti-Talker sentiments flare after an explosion derails the vote.
#20 - No Mercy
Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 16, 2016
A flashback to events before the conclusion of season 2 introduces a new villain to be dealt with.
#21 - All Good Things Must Come to an End
Season 2 - Episode 15 - Aired Dec 18, 2015
The team reaches the mobile lab, which turns out to be a submarine; Murphy says goodbye.
#22 - Return to Mercy Labs
Season 4 - Episode 11 - Aired Dec 8, 2017
Warren's dream leads our heroes back to Mercy Labs. Images in her dream drive her to search for the destroyed complex and find a mysterious cylinder of gas which she compelled to bring along.
#23 - Welcome to the Fu-Bar
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Oct 24, 2014
The survivors struggle to recover from a shocking death; and in Kansas they happen upon a gun show that makes the zombie apocalypse look calm.
#24 - Welcome to the Newpocalypse
Season 5 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 5, 2018
Warren recovers from the drone crash with handsome, mysterious Cooper; Doc and the others finally arrive in Newmerica, where they meet George, who is helping form the new country.
#25 - Party With the Zeros
Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired Nov 27, 2015
The team meets La Reina, Queen of the Zeros, after being captured; Dr. Kurian is ready for human trials on his Z-vaccine at the Zero compound.