We're ranking the best seasons of Bones, with the help of your votes. One of the best TV series based on books, Bones also ranks high on best shows streaming on Netflix. When it comes to procedural crime dramas, it doesn't get much better than Bones. Debuting on Fox in 2005, there's a reason why Bones made it to 12 seasons. The series follows Dr. Temperance "Bones" Brennan and her FBI partner Seeley Booth, who form an unlikely alliance at the beginning of the series. It's hard to argue that Bones isn't an amazing show, but which season is your favorite? What season of Bones really had you hooked? Whether you liked the earlier seasons or the most recent one, vote up your top Bones seasons and downvote any that you felt were a little dry.
This list includes the new season of Bones, so if you're not caught up be careful of spoilers. We're just as sad about Bones ending after season 12 as you are, but we can see how the final season stacks up against the old Bones seasons.
Bones Season 6
The sixth season of Bones premiered on September 23, 2010, and contains 23 episodes. This season finds the series introducing its spin-off series, The Finder.
This season features several unforgettable episodes including: "The Couple in the Cave," "The Sin in the Sisterhood," and "The Change in the Game."
- Brennan spends the night at Booth's place
- Vincent Nigel Murray is killed
- Brennan tells Booth that she's pregnant with his baby
Bones Season 3
The third season of Bones premiered on September 25, 2007, and contains 15 episodes. This season finds Brennan and Booth investigating the serial killer, Gormogon.
This season features several unforgettable episodes including: "Soccer Mom in the Mini-Van," "The Man in the Mud," and "The Pain in the Heart."
- Booth and Brennan investigate the death of Kristopher Kringle
- Booth hosts his own funeral
- There is an explosion in the lab
Bones Season 2
The second season of Bones premiered on August 30, 2006, and contains 21 episodes. This season finds Brennan and Booth re-encountering the serial killer Howard Epps.
This season features several unforgettable episodes including: "The Titan on the Tracks," "Spaceman in a Crater," and "Stargazer in a Puddle."
- Booth visits a psychiatrist
- Epps escapes from death row
- Angela and Hodgins almost get married
Bones Season 5
The fifth season of Bones premiered on September 17, 2009, and contains 22 episodes. This season finds Booth confessing his feelings for Brennan.
This season features several unforgettable episodes including: "The Plain in the Prodigy," "The X in the File," and "The Boy with the Answer."
- Angela and Hodgins get married
- The Gravedigger is convicted
- Booth and Brennan share a flashback kiss