TV Episodes The Best Episodes of Z Nation  

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There are so many good episodes of Z Nation, but which ones really stand out? Do you like "Everybody Dies in the End" the best, or is "Murphy's Miracle" your favorite episode of Z Nation? To determine once and for all what the best episodes of Z Nation are, let's rank every Z Nation episode from best to worst.

Airing on Syfy, Z Nation tells the story of Murphy, an inmate whom the government tests a zombie vaccine on that proves effective. As the only human known to survive a zombie bite without turning into a zombie, Murphy and a small group attempt to figure out a way to use his immunity to halt the zombie pandemic. Z Nation stars Keith Allan as Murphy, Kellita Smith as Roberta Warren, DJ Qualls as Citizen Z, Michael Welch as Mack Thompson (who is mercy-killed at the end of season 2 after he's bitten by a zombie), and Anastasia Baranova as Addy Carver. Created by Karl Schaefer and Craig Engler, Z Nation premiered on September 10, 2014.

Vote up your favorite episodes of Z Nation, 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 Z Nation 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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Doc Flew Over the Cukoo's ... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Episodes of Z Nation
Season 3 Episode 6: Doc is captured by the residents of a mental hospital and must help them escape.

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Everybody Dies in the End is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Episodes of Z Nation
Season 3 Episode 14: The gang is reunited and face the biggest battle yet.

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The Collector is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Episodes of Z Nation
Season 2 Episode 8: Tricked into a trap by use of a fresh brain lure, Murphy is captured by an overly enthusiastic and slightly unbalanced zombie fan, "The Collector," who is hell-bent on adding him to his zombie museum.

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Down The Mississippi is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Episodes of Z Nation
Season 2 Episode 7: Our Heroes try to cross the Mississippi but are involved in a boating accident and split up again. 10K is drawn into Sketchy and Skeezy's latest scam, resulting in a run in with Escorpion. Playing judge, jury and executioner all in one, Escorpion sentences 10K, Sketchy and Skeezy all to death. Warren and the rest of our Heroes arrive on the scene, but is it too late?

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Doc's Angels is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Episodes of Z Nation
Season 3 Episode 11: Doc tries to find a way to communicate with Warren, but instead encounters something much more menacing.

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The White Light is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Episodes of Z Nation
Season 2 Episode 2: Following Citizen Z's on-air bounty announcement, it seems like everyone left who isn't a zombie is on the hunt for Murphy -- and they're not afraid to do whatever it takes to bring him in dead or alive! Newly reunited, our Heroes find themselves battling both zombies and over-eager bounty hunters. The fighting is fierce, resulting in a near-death experience for each of our Heroes, culminating in

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Little Red and the Wolfz is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Episodes of Z Nation
Season 3 Episode 5: 10K, injured and alone, is stalked by a pack of wolves.

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Welcome to Murphytown is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Episodes of Z Nation
Season 3 Episode 7: The Man discovers Lucy's existence, and 10K reunites with the gang, and he tells them about Murphy's growing army.

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Zombaby! is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Episodes of Z Nation
Season 2 Episode 5: Murphy's past actions come back to haunt him when a pregnant Serena tracks him down. Meanwhile, the survivors stumble across a hidden Mennonite farm where the members are battling not only zombies, but anthrax as well.

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5 1
We Were Nowhere Near the Grand... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Episodes of Z Nation
Season 2 Episode 10: A massive horde of zombies threatens our Heroes! With no way to go around, they're forced to split up for safety.

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5 1
Murphy's Miracle is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Episodes of Z Nation
Season 3 Episode 3: Warren and team encounter the sole inhabitant of a strange town, while Murphy begins his new mission.

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Philly Feast is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Episodes of Z Nation
Season 1 Episode 3: The city of Brotherly Love isn't so kind when the survivors must face a group of psychotic outlaws with ties to one of their own.

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Day One is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Episodes of Z Nation
Season 2 Episode 14: Day One.

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Escorpion and the Red Hand is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Episodes of Z Nation
Season 3 Episode 4: More people flock to Murphy's new cult, while the others are stuck in the middle of a war.

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Zunami is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Episodes of Z Nation
Season 1 Episode 8: A literal zombie tsunmai engulfs the survivors; who are forced to take drastic action to survive. Plus: Citizen Z gets a visitor.

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5 2
We Interrupt This Program is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Episodes of Z Nation
Season 4 Episode 9: Searching for a transmitter to contact Kaya at Northern Lights, Our Heroes discover an abandoned TV NEWS STATION.

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5 2
Batch 47 is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Episodes of Z Nation
Season 2 Episode 4: On the quest for a "natural" cure for the Zombie Virus, the survivors make their way to the greenhouse where "Batch 47" is being grown and guarded by "Phytos," half zombie/half plant hybrids.

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A New Mission is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Episodes of Z Nation
Season 3 Episode 2: In the season 3 premiere, Warren and gang are taken prisoner, while Murphy escapes the sub with his newly formed group of blends.

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4 1
Resurrection Z is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Episodes of Z Nation
Season 1 Episode 6: An encounter with a seeming utopian enclave and a religious cult results in a series game changer.

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The Unknowns is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Episodes of Z Nation
Season 4 Episode 5: Our Heroes are captured by an Unseen Force and enslaved in an elaborate underground facility, forced by their mysterious captors to perform a series of bizarre dangerous tasks.

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All Good Things Must come to a... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Episodes of Z Nation
Season 2 Episode 15: Los Angeles! Our Heroes drive through the abandoned city on their way to the coordinates of the mobile CDC lab given to them by Citizen Z.

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4 2
The Siege of Murphytown is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Episodes of Z Nation
Season 3 Episode 12: Warren leads an attack on Murphytown and finally faces off with Murphy.

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4 2
Welcome to the Fu-Bar is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Episodes of Z Nation
Season 1 Episode 7: As the survivors try to recover from Garnett's death, they come upon a gun show that makes the zombie apocalypse look calm.

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They Grow Up So Quickly is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Episodes of Z Nation
Season 3 Episode 10: Doc and Addy try to convince Lucy's family to follow them, and Murphy tests 10K's allegiance.

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Going Nuclear is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Episodes of Z Nation
Season 1 Episode 10: The survivors visit a town in South Dakota on the brink of nuclear disaster and have to square off against radioactive zombies.