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The Best Episodes of 'The Witcher' 

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Updated March 9, 2020 1.1k votes 354 voters 8.2k views 8 items

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At last, The Witcher is on Netflix, but which episodes really stand out? Do you like "Betrayer Moon" the best, or is, "Rare Species" your favorite episode of The Witcher? To determine once and for all what the best episodes of The Witcher are, let's rank every The Witcher episode from best to worst.

The Witcher is a fantasy television drama based on the book series of the same name by Andrzej Sapkowsk. The series follows the story of solitary monster hunter Geralt of Rivia (Henry Cavill), who finds his destiny brings him into the path of a powerful sorceress and a young princess with a dangerous secret. The Witcher premiered on Netflix on December 20, 2019. This series was one of the most anticipated of 2019, with quotes and moments that quickly became memes.

Vote up your favorite episodes of The Witcher, and vote down any episodes that you really didn't enjoy, despite how much you love the series (or the property and characters) as a whole. It can be difficult to put one The Witcher episode over the other when there are so many good ones, which is why you can vote on however many episodes you like.

Betrayer Moon is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Episodes of 'The Witcher'
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Betrayer Moon

Season 1, Episode 3

Geralt takes on another Witcher's unfinished business in a kingdom stalked by a ferocious beast. At a brutal cost, Yennefer forges a magical new future.

Original Airing: December 20, 2019

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The End's Beginning is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Episodes of 'The Witcher'
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The End's Beginning

Season 1, Episode 1

Hostile townsfolk and a cunning mage greet Geralt in the town of Blaviken. Ciri finds her royal world upended when Nilfgaard sets its sights on Cintra.

Original Airing: December 20, 2019

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Much More is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Episodes of 'The Witcher'
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Much More

Season 1, Episode 8

A terrifying pack of foes lays Geralt low. Yennefer and her fellow mages prepare to fight back. A shaken Ciri depends on the kindness of a stranger.

Original Airing: December 20, 2019

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Bottled Appetites is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Episodes of 'The Witcher'
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Bottled Appetites

Season 1, Episode 5

Heedless of warnings, Yennefer looks for a cure to restore what she's lost. Geralt inadvertently puts Jaskier in peril. The search for Ciri intensifies.

Original Airing: December 20, 2019

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