The WORST Episodes of Z Nation

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Sep 16, 2021

Network: Syfy

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.

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Die, Zombie, Die... Again

#1 - Die, Zombie, Die... Again

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 7, 2014

Mack attempts to go on a real date with Addy, but ends up stuck in some Groundhog Day-like nightmare.

star 6.88
1,469 votes
Directors: Tim Andrew
Writers: Dan Merchant, Karl Schaefer
Puppies and Kittens

#2 - Puppies and Kittens

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 12, 2014

Three years into the zombie apocalypse, a ragtag team of everyday heroes comes together to transport the only known survivor of the zombie virus from Upstate New York to a lab in California, in hopes of using his blood for a vaccine. A zombie baby proves to be an early obstacle, and what they don't know is that their last, best hope for a vaccine is hiding a dark secret that threatens them all.

star 6.88
2,798 votes
Directors: John Hyams
Writers: Karl Schaefer
Fracking Zombies

#3 - Fracking Zombies

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 19, 2014

In New Jersey, the survivors run out of fuel and embark on a dangerous mission to replenish their supply. Meanwhile, Cassandra's past comes back to haunt her.

star 7.17
2,006 votes
Directors: John Hyams
Writers: Michael Cassutt

#4 - Frenemies

Season 4 - Episode 10 - Aired Dec 1, 2017

Doc and our heroes are reunited with Sketchy and Skeezy when they take refuge in a working barber shop full of mysterious characters, one of whom Doc knows but can't remember from where.

star 7.18
863 votes
Warren's Wedding

#5 - Warren's Wedding

Season 4 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 10, 2017

Shaken by the death of one of the team, something snaps in Murphy, and Warren is unable to stop him and the others from committing an atrocity as misplaced revenge.

star 7.20
897 votes
Zombie Baby Daddy

#6 - Zombie Baby Daddy

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 16, 2015

While Murphy is falling for his baby girl, the rest of the team is suspicious of her; Vasquez sneaks away for a meeting; 10K makes a difficult decision.

star 7.24
1,235 votes
Zombie Road

#7 - Zombie Road

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 25, 2015

Murphy is finally tracked down; the Zs are attacked by superfast zombies known as Blasters; and they are introduced to an ultrapotent strain of marijuana called Z-Weed.

star 7.25
1,427 votes

#8 - Zombaby!

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 9, 2015

A pregnant Serena tracks down Murphy; the survivors stumble across a hidden Mennonite farm with new dangers.

star 7.26
1,314 votes

#9 - RoZwell

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 6, 2015

The team finds an abandoned Air Force base and discovers what looks like alien technology.

star 7.27
1,080 votes
Election Day

#10 - Election Day

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 4, 2016

On the road to find Lucy in Illinois, Doc and Addy are forced off the road by a retro presidential limo. Turns out Sketchy is running for "President of the Apocalypse" with Skeezy as his campaign manager. Doc and Addy follow them to Wall Drug, South Dakota and witness the somehow lucrative, always entertaining train wreck that is Sketchy and Skeezy.

star 7.33
1,555 votes
Directors: Andrew Drazek
Writers: Delondra Williams
Corporate Retreat

#11 - Corporate Retreat

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Nov 20, 2015

The team gets embroiled in corporate politics after finding a group of white collar survivors hiding out in a hotel.

star 7.34
1,100 votes
Batch 47

#12 - Batch 47

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 2, 2015

The survivors search for a "natural" cure for the virus at a greenhouse that's being guarded by zombie-plant hybrids.

star 7.35
1,342 votes
Home Sweet Zombie

#13 - Home Sweet Zombie

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 10, 2014

The survivors visit Warren's home town in Central Illinois, but will they find her long missing husband? Oh, yeah - there's also a zombie tornado that leaves everyone in danger.

star 7.36
1,528 votes
Directors: Luis Prieto
Writers: Dan Merchant
Water Keepers

#14 - Water Keepers

Season 5 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 30, 2018

Doc must spirit walk again to help save the Chief of the Water Keepers and get the water flowing to Newmerica.

star 7.36
482 votes
Writers: Jennifer Derwingson
We Were Nowhere Near the Grand Canyon

#15 - We Were Nowhere Near the Grand Canyon

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Nov 13, 2015

The team splits up because of a massive zombie horde, and encounters a Native American tribe fighting against itself.

star 7.39
1,123 votes
Full Metal Zombie

#16 - Full Metal Zombie

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 3, 2014

What's worse than a zombie? An army of zombies (as in, literally a zombie army). Plus, 10K's mysterious past revealed.

star 7.39
1,569 votes
Directors: Michael Robison
Writers: Eric Bernt
Day One

#17 - Day One

Season 2 - Episode 14 - Aired Dec 11, 2015

The team reaches California and thinks back to the beginning of the zombie apocalypse.

star 7.42
1,129 votes
Philly Feast

#18 - Philly Feast

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 26, 2014

The survivors make their way through the mean streets of Philadelphia, where they cross paths with a group of psychotic outlaws with ties to one of their own.

star 7.42
1,731 votes
Directors: Luis Prieto
Writers: Eric Wallace, Karl Schaefer
The Murphy

#19 - The Murphy

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 11, 2015

Everyone tries to escape the impending nuclear blast; Citizen Z battles thawed zombies and issues an air bounty for Murphy.

star 7.43
1,544 votes
Little Red and the Wolfz

#20 - Little Red and the Wolfz

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 14, 2016

A pack of wolves stalks an injured and alone 10k.

star 7.46
1,604 votes
Directors: Juan A. Mas
Writers: Jennifer Derwingson
The Collector

#21 - The Collector

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Oct 30, 2015

Murphy is captured by an unbalanced zombie fan, who is eager to add him to a zombie museum, so he must match wits to escape.

star 7.46
1,113 votes
Crisis of Faith

#22 - Crisis of Faith

Season 4 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 17, 2017

Warren and the others encounter a mysterious stranger who they think is a grave robber, but they're something much more.

star 7.46
846 votes

#23 - Limbo

Season 5 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 9, 2018

Warren and the others are reunited with Addy in “Limbo,” an underground casino run by Murphy and his Blends that shelters Talkers on the run from Altura Militia.

star 7.46
509 votes
Directors: Dan Merchant
Writers: Delondra Williams
Doc's Angels

#24 - Doc's Angels

Season 3 - Episode 11 - Aired Nov 25, 2016

Doc tries to find a way to communicate with Warren, but instead encounters something much more menacing.

star 7.46
1,465 votes
Directors: Youssef Delara
Writers: Natalia Fernandez
Sisters of Mercy

#25 - Sisters of Mercy

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Nov 21, 2014

The two groups of survivors reunite in Utah, where they come upon an all-female commune that seems like paradise—that is, until someone ends up dead.

star 7.47
1,332 votes
Writers: Craig Engler, Jennifer Derwingson