Best The Walking Dead Episodes


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Too Far Gone
Wow! Is how I put it! Emotional, shocking, action-packed and very well acted. I admired the scene when the kids (Lizzie and Mika) take out Alisha with a single shot to the head; something I don't recall ever seeing before!
The best episode yet.
The most badass episode of the Walking dead
[Newest]Liar. - The Governor

2Beside the Dying Fire
The one where the Hershel's farm is attacked by walkers and when we find out what what Edwin whispered to Rick in TS-19.


It is simply amazing. This is my farm I'll die here!

3This Sorrowful Life
I ain't gonna beg... I ain't begging you! Haha! That reminds me if what he said when trying to escape the cuffs in season 1!
Definitely the most emotional and poignant episode in the series. Redemption...
Most emotional episode of The Walking Dead! Pretty sad at the end!

4Killer Within
The one where walkers invade the prison and kill T-Dog and Lori dies giving birth to her baby.


The one where walkers attack and kill T-Dog and Lori dies giving birth.


Only good because Lori died. I kinda liked t dog

5Days Gone Bye
The first episode when the madness begins.


Perfect setup to a perfect show.
Morgan has appeared again in season 5 and season 3 but why did Rick have to meet Morgan and leave him in the same episode?

6The Grove
I feel like this episodes showed the absolute limit Carol would have to go to to keep Tyreese, Judith, and herself alive. She still does have her humanity in tact, as shown once she lifted that gun and knew there was no going back, tears running down her cheeks. I don't understand how Rick would find her a danger, since all she ever does is do what Rick can not, which is killing imams in order to save other humans. A gripping episode that kept you interested, with a devastating end to the characters of Lizzie And Mika. Easily one of my top episodes!
What started as another ordinary episode, turned completely into a shocking and emotional master piece! Couldn't stop crying for the last 10 minutes of the show, while I didn't drop a tear before this. Very we'll written, acted, and mostly planned. Hints were dropped in the early season three. Wow!
Easily the most emotionally intense, completely on the edge episode ever! Seeing the gun moving in Carol's hand before she pulls the trigger...
[Newest]Well written. Brilliantly acted. Deeply disturbing.

7Pretty Much Dead Already
After this episode how could anyone deny how great a character shane was, "enough, risking our lives for a little girl whos gone! Enough, living next to a barn full of things that are trying to kill us, enough. Rick it ain't like it was before. now if y'all wanna live, y'all wanna survive you gotta fight for it, I'm talking bout fightin, right here, right now" maybe the best speech ever on the walking dead. Only episode that competes with "Too Far Gone"
The one where Shane opens the barn and kills the walkers and we find out that Sophia was in the barn.


8Better Angels
The one where Rick shoots Shane.


The drama reaches it's max, I love watching Randall listen to Shane snap and not know what's going on
I loved shane and he stabbed him ricks a bitch

9What Lies Ahead
The one where Sophia goes missing and Carl gets shot.


Morgan's return was scripted perfectly. He said some very sad stuff and his story is heart-breaking. He gave us some memories of the first episode. It was nice to finally see Morgan, and Rick's reaction to finding him. I was hoping he would join Rick's group. This is also the episode where we see just how much Carl has changed. He is becoming more independent, and dark. He wanted to go in the cafe by himself and shot Morgan when he was attacking Rick. This episode deserves to be number one!
The most touching episode. It makes you realize everything is not all walkers.
Rick, Carl, and Microbe on a run and I love that part when she goes back in for the picture how she grabbed the cat statue cause it was too damn gorgeous
[Newest]What? The best episode of the series right here.

The Contenders

This was the most intense episode for me.
The one where they get inside the CDC.


This episode was just filled with constant action and badass moments
To me this is in the top three along with when lori dies when giving birth, and when shane got killed by rick and carl, not only did this episode show huge charachter development, with hershal killing the walkers and then giving up his hope with god closer to the end, it also brought back one of the biggest T.V. villians (the governer), it most importantly reincarnated the fear of walkers, before they were just a distraction to the people

13No Sanctuary
This is an awesome, action-packed premiere! Really takes you back into the action, as well as giving more depth into Terminus and the character Gareth.


The goriest episode and badass thanks to carol I like it better than too far gone this had cannibals
The only reason this isn't in the top 10 is because it's new and not everyone ha seen it

14Welcome to the Tombs
The humanity in all of it's sadness made this an episode to remember.

I think this, Clear, and Days Gone Bye are three of my favorite television episodes of all time. But "A" is the Walking Dead at it's best. Better than all of season 2 combined.
I love the part where rick Carl and much one get held at gunpoint by the group of bandits Daryl was in it's the first time we see rick enjoy killing someone
"They're screwing with the wrong people."
Definitely the best season finale. So many intense moments. I know it just came oit yesyerday bit vote for it

The one where we first see Glenn and they handcuff Merle to the roof of the building.


1730 Days Without An Accident

The one where The Governor attacks the prison.



The one where the camp is attacked by walkers and Amy dies.


Action packed all the way through. Even hits some of the softer side of the show.

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