Best Stranger Things Episodes


The Top Ten

1 Chapter Eight: The Upside Down

Epileptic seizures: The episode

Finished it too. Left another thing to trail - zxm

Left us on a massive cliffhanger. Now I’m speculating what is going to happen next...

2 Chapter Seven: The Bathtub

I have watched both season 1 and season 2 and I can definitely say that this episode is my personal favorite and in my humble opinion, the best of the show (so far). Just the storylines, the way it progresses, it is just full of action and emotion. Truly a masterpiece.

It was amazing. Saw it yesterday - zxm

3 Chapter Three: Holly, Jolly

The last five minutes of this episode was an emotional rollercoaster. Paired with the music, it's one of the most upsetting endings to an episode I've ever watched.

4 Chapter Four: The Body
5 Chapter Six: The Monster
6 Chapter One: The Vanishing of Will Byers
7 Chapter Nine: The Gate

How is this 9? It should be 1!

This is by no doubt, the best. The snowball at the end is great, and Eleven closing the gate is so satisfying! Even though we have to wait a year for another’s season, I can live with it.

8 Chapter Five: The Flea and the Acrobat

This is basically when they figure everything out

9 Chapter Two: The Weirdo on Maple Street

I hate this one because (SPOILER) barb died. But I also like it because it's really interesting.

10 Season Two, Chapter Nine: The Gate

Amazing episode, although the heat scene with Will could be found to be slightly disturbing.

The Contenders

11 Chapter Two: Trick or Treat, Freak!

I put this as a comment because I don't won't to spoil the whole thing.

12 Chapter Eight: The Mind Flayer
13 Chapter Six: The Spy
14 Season Two, Chapter Seven: The Secret Cabin
15 Chapter Four: Will the Wise
16 Season Two, Chapter Three: The Pumpkin Patch

Wasn't season two chapter three called the pollywog? - pjo

Doesn't stranger things has only eight episodes? - zxm

Yeah, season 2 hasn't been released but the names of the episode have. - ParasN2000

Why are these being added before we've even seen them - pjo

17 Season Two, Chapter Two: Trick or Treat, Freak
18 Chapter Five: Dig Dug

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19 Chapter Seven: The Lost Sister


Ugh I hate this one

Yeah, I know. It interrupted a cliffhanger, and was placed poorly in the season. However, I still really loved this episode. It provided extensive development for Eleven, and made the world seem a little more real, now that we have seen someplace outside of Hawkins, and now that we know that there is more people out there with Eleven's abilities. The street gang group was, of course mean-spirited, but they still felt human and realistic. I hope they return in season 3. I just overall loved this episode, even if that is an unpopular opinion.

20 Season Two, Chapter One: MadMax
21 Season Two, Chapter Five: Dig Dug

So AWESOME Indiana Jones reference is cool by the way

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Top Remixes (4)

1. Chapter Eight: The Upside Down
2. Chapter Nine: The Gate
3. Chapter Two: Trick or Treat, Freak!
1. Chapter Four: The Body
2. Chapter Eight: The Upside Down
3. Chapter One: The Vanishing of Will Byers
1. Chapter Seven: The Bathtub
2. Chapter Three: Holly, Jolly
3. Chapter Six: The Monster

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