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The Best Episodes of Scorpion

There are so many good episodes of Scorpion, but which ones really stand out? Do you like "Dominoes" the best, or is "US vs. UN vs. UK" your favorite episode of Scorpion? To determine once and for all what the best episodes of Scorpion are, let's rank every Scorpion episode from best to worst.

Based on the life of computer expert Walter O'Brien, Scorpion on CBS follows O'Brien (who has an IQ of 197) and his circle of friends who represent the "last line of defense" against global high-tech threats. Scorpion stars Elyes Gabel, Katharine McPhee, Eddie Kaye Thomas, and Jadyn Wong. The drama premiered on September 22, 2014, and ran for four seasons.

Vote up your favorite episodes of Scorpion, and downvote any bad episodes that you really didn't enjoy, despite how much you love the series as a whole. It can be painful to put one Scorpion episode over the other when there are so many good ones, which is why you can vote on however many episodes you like.

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  • Pilot
    1

    Pilot

    Season 1 Episode 1: When a crisis at LAX leaves dozens of airplanes unable to land, the government enlists a team of misfit geniuses to save the day.
  • Arrivals and Departures
    2

    Arrivals and Departures

    Season 2 Episode 10: When Team Scorpion and Walter's parents visit Megan in the hospital as her health deteriorates, they are quarantined after a deadly fungus outbreak threatens to infect everyone.
  • Something Burrowed, Something Blew
    3

    Something Burrowed, Something Blew

    Season 3 Episode 22: Team Scorpion help Toby and Happy race to the altar to say "I Do" after a simple job extinguishing a tunnel fire becomes catastrophic.
  • Postcards From The Edge
    4

    Postcards From The Edge

    Season 1 Episode 22: Scorpion, torn apart and uncertain about their future as a team, must come together for their most important mission yet to save Walter's life as his car teeters on the side of a cliff.
  • Love Boat
    5

    Love Boat

    Season 1 Episode 16: Team Scorpion goes undercover on a cruise ship to locate and disable deadly stolen rockets.
  • US vs. UN vs.UK
    6

    US vs. UN vs.UK

    Season 2 Episode 9: Team Scorpion is blackmailed to break into the United Nations to assist in the assassination of a menacing arms dealer.
  • Toby Or Not Toby
    7

    Toby Or Not Toby

    Season 2 Episode 24: Team Scorpion must outthink their unstable ex-Scorpion member, Mark Collins (guest star Joshua Leonard), after he kidnaps Toby and threatens to kill him unless his cunning demands are met.
  • Crazy Train
    8

    Crazy Train

    Season 2 Episode 7: Team Scorpion must stop a sabotaged runaway subway train with Paige and Ralph on board.
  • Scorp Family Robinson
    9

    Scorp Family Robinson

    Season 3 Episode 24: Three weeks after they crash land on a deserted island, tensions run high for Team Scorpion when they must battle to overcome their relationship obstacles in order to be rescued.
  • Dominoes
    10

    Dominoes

    Season 1 Episode 12: As Christmas approaches, Team Scorpion races to find a way to save a young boy's life after he gets trapped in a beachside cave and drowning is imminent.
  • True Colors
    11

    True Colors

    Season 1 Episode 6: Team Scorpion must pass a mandated psych evaluation or face being disbanded after they're accused of destroying a priceless work of art in an attempt to protect an art exhibit. NCIS: LOS ANGELES star Linda Hunt guest stars.
  • We're Gonna Need a Bigger Vote
    12

    We're Gonna Need a Bigger Vote

    Season 3 Episode 6: On Election Day, as democracy hangs in the balance, Team Scorpion is called on when someone tries to throw the U.S. presidential election into chaos.
  • Keep it in Check, Mate
    13

    Keep it in Check, Mate

    Season 3 Episode 15: Walter and Sylvester enter an international chess competition under cover on foreign soil for Team Scorpion in order to extricate a U.S. spy before her identity is exposed.
  • Robots
    14

    Robots

    Season 2 Episode 4: Walter, Cabe and Happy are trapped with the crew in a top secret submarine when an explosion sends it to the bottom of the ocean with limited oxygen and a self-destruct function that will soon activate. Peri Gilpin guest stars.
  • Single Point Of Failure
    15

    Single Point Of Failure

    Season 1 Episode 2: The Governor calls on Team Scorpion when his daughter is mysteriously "bio-hacked" with a deadly virus and has only 24 hours to live.
  • Maroon 8
    16

    Maroon 8

    Season 3 Episode 23: While en route to Toby and Happy's honeymoon, Team Scorpion's plane crash lands on a remote deserted island, leaving them all with little hope for rescue.
  • Satellite of Love
    17

    Satellite of Love

    Season 2 Episode 1: The new Director of Homeland Security reunites the team when a nuclear powered Russian satellite is knocked out of orbit and must be diverted before it detonates over Southern California. Alana De La Garza guest stars as the new head of Homeland Security and KISS frontman Gene Simmons makes a cameo appearance as himself.
  • Shorthanded
    18

    Shorthanded

    Season 1 Episode 4: Against Cabe's advice, Team Scorpion heads to Las Vegas for a simple casino job, but a robbery leads to Walter's arrest and the rest of the team is left to clear his name.
  • Da Bomb
    19

    Da Bomb

    Season 2 Episode 15: Team Scorpion is tasked with helping NASA's top secret rocket launch, but they must sabotage their own mission when Walter's date from the previous night has a bomb strapped to her chest.
  • Nuke Kids on the Block
    20

    Nuke Kids on the Block

    Season 4 Episode 4: While decommissioning an old nuclear missile, a simple accident causes Team Scorpion to endure exposure to toxic vapor while trying to prevent the nuke from detonating.
  • Dam Breakthrough
    21

    Dam Breakthrough

    Season 2 Episode 12: On Christmas Eve, Team Scorpion must prevent a catastrophe when torrential rains create a large crack in a dam, threatening to wipe out an entire town in its wake.
  • Once Bitten, Twice Die
    22

    Once Bitten, Twice Die

    Season 1 Episode 18: When a conflict in Eastern Europe threatens to escalate, Team Scorpion is called on to help facilitate secret peace talks to prevent World War III.
  • It Isn't the Fall That Kills You
    23

    It Isn't the Fall That Kills You

    Season 3 Episode 2: When Walter is accidentally launched into space in a rocket, he hallucinates about Paige as his oxygen runs low, and Team Scorpion works feverishly to find a way to bring him home before he suffocates.
  • Plight At The Museum
    24

    Plight At The Museum

    Season 3 Episode 4: Team Scorpion's simple job at the Los Angeles Natural History Museum turns deadly when they discover thieves robbing a rare gem exhibit in order to get materials needed to enrich a nuclear bomb.
  • Faire is Foul
    25

    Faire is Foul

    Season 4 Episode 8: For Sylvester's birthday, Team Scorpion visits a renaissance festival, but the revelry is cut short when a group tries to rob a nearby police evidence locker.