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The Best 'Archer' Episodes of All Time

Updated October 28, 2020 13.2k votes 2.2k voters 448.5k views118 items

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List of the best Archer episodes, as determined by voters like you. Fans will also enjoy fun facts about the voice actors and famous people who look like Archer characters. Starring Jon Benjamin as the voice of agent Sterling Archer, FX's Archer has some of the funniest episodes of an adult cartoon that you'll ever see. With all the amazing episodes of the show that exist, it's hard to trust just one person's opinion of what the top Archer episodes of all time are. Fans of Archer are very passionate about the show, and there are often debates over which episodes are the greatest. That's why this list exists- so you can vote for your favorites and we can find out once and for all what everyone thinks the funniest episode of Archer is. 

List includes episodes like "Diversity Hire," "Killing Utne" and everything in between. What is the best Archer episode of all time? Upvote your favorites and let your opinion be heard. If you missed a season, check this guide to see the must watch funny episodes including the one about cancer. If you're a big Jon Benjamin fan we also have a list of the best Bob's Burgers episodes too. If you're a big fan of the show in general, check out more shows like Archer. 

 

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  • Placebo Effect1
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    Placebo Effect

    March 24, 2011

    Season 2, Episode 9

    When Archer discovers that the chemotherapy drugs he has been taking are phony, he goes on a...
  • Lo Scandalo2
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    Lo Scandalo

    February 16, 2012

    Season 3, Episode 5

    Malory turns to Archer and Lana for help when she finds herself in a compromising situation...
  • Legs3
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    Legs

    January 31, 2013

    Season 4, Episode 3

    Archer's fear of cyborgs hits home when Krieger offers to make robotic legs for Gillette.
  • El Secuestro4
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    El Secuestro

    March 31, 2011

    Season 2, Episode 10

    Pam is abducted by kidnappers who mistake her for Cheryl. It seems that Cheryl wasn’t...
  • The Papal Chase5
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    The Papal Chase

    March 28, 2013

    Season 4, Episode 11

    Archer must rescue the Pope from an assassination plot using Woodhouse as a decoy. Operation...
  • The Limited6
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    The Limited

    February 2, 2012

    Season 3, Episode 3

    The Royal Canadian Mounted Police enlist the help of ISIS to transport a captured Canadian...
  • Stage Two7
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    Stage Two

    March 17, 2011

    Season 2, Episode 8

    Breast cancer strikes the Archer family---Sterling has it. "I'm trying to stay positive," he...
  • Swiss Miss8
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    Swiss Miss

    January 27, 2011

    Season 2, Episode 1

    In yet another attempt to secure funding for ISIS, Malory drags her agents to the luxury...
  • The Wind Cries Mary9
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    The Wind Cries Mary

    January 24, 2013

    Season 4, Episode 2

    Archer and his former best friend are holed up in the Vermont wilderness, fighting hard to...
  • Bloody Ferlin10
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    Bloody Ferlin

    February 23, 2012

    Season 3, Episode 6

    Archer must help Gillette save his younger brother from a crooked sheriff in the backwoods of...
  • Space Race: Part 111
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    Space Race: Part 1

    March 15, 2012

    Season 3, Episode 9

    Archer and his colleagues at ISIS voyage to the final frontier in an effort to prevent a... more on Wikipedia
  • The Honeymooners12
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    The Honeymooners

    March 14, 2013

    Season 4, Episode 9

    Archer and Lana pose as newlyweds to stop a sale of enriched uranium.
  • El Contador13
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    El Contador

    January 26, 2012

    Season 3, Episode 2

    Cyril is promoted to field agent, while Malory institutes a strict drug-testing policy....
  • Honeypot14
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    Honeypot

    February 4, 2010

    Season 1, Episode 5

    Malory's career is threatened when a sensitive videotape falls into the hands of a rogue (and...
  • Heart of Archness: Part I15
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    Heart of Archness: Part I

    Sep 15 2011
    Malory hires an adventurer named Rip Riley (voice of Patrick Warburton) to find Archer, who...
  • Pipeline Fever16
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    Pipeline Fever

    February 17, 2011

    Season 2, Episode 4

    Archer and Lana head to Louisiana to stop an ecoterrorist from blowing up a natural-gas...
  • Space Race: Part 217
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    Space Race: Part 2

    March 22, 2012

    Season 3, Episode 10

    Season finale. Archer and the rest of ISIS are held captive by mutineers on the International...
  • Mole Hunt18
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    Mole Hunt

    September 17, 2009

    Season 1, Episode 1

    Archer is in trouble with his Mother and the Comptroller because his expense account is way... more on Wikipedia
  • Diversity Hire19
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    Diversity Hire

    January 21, 2010

    Season 1, Episode 3

    Owing to a rash of agent deaths (the result of Sterling's carelessness), ISIS can't meet...
  • Skorpio20
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    Skorpio

    February 11, 2010

    Season 1, Episode 6

    Archer must rescue Lana from the clutches of Skorpio, the infamous arms dealer. Meanwhile,...
  • Jeu Monegasque21
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    Jeu Monegasque

    April 7, 2011

    Season 2, Episode 11

    When a mysterious stranger summons Malory and her intrepid ISIS agents to Monaco, all bets are...
  • Training Day22
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    Training Day

    January 14, 2010

    Season 1, Episode 2

    Lana's residual lust for Archer prompts Malory to promote Cyril to field agent. Archer then... more on Wikipedia
  • Live and Let Dine23
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    Live and Let Dine

    February 28, 2013

    Season 4, Episode 7

    Archer, Lana, and Cyril go undercover in celebrity chef Lance Casteau's hellish kitchen.
  • A Going Concern24
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    A Going Concern

    February 3, 2011

    Season 2, Episode 2

    After Malory is wiped out in a Ponzi scheme, she hatches a scheme of her own: selling ISIS -...
  • Crossing Over25
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    Crossing Over

    March 1, 2012

    Season 3, Episode 7

    Archer's sex life compromises his effectiveness as an agent. But more seriously than the...