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The Best Episodes of HBO's 'Watchmen'

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There may not be that many yet but even so, there are so many good episodes of Watchmen on HBO, but which ones really stand out? Do you like "She Was Killed by Space Junk" the best, or is the first episode, "It's Summer and We're Running Out of Ice," holding its place as your favorite episode of Watchmen? To determine once and for all what the best episodes of Watchmen are, let's rank every Watchmen episode from best to worst. If you find yourself missing the series after its conclusion, check out some more shows like Watchmen

Watchmen is a superhero television series, based on the DC Comics limited series of the same name created by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons. Set 34 years after the events of the limited comic series but within the same alternate reality, Watchmen premiered on HBO on October 20, 2019, and has been described as a “remix” of the original DC series, expanding on themes and ideas first introduced in the comic book.

Vote up your favorite episodes of Watchmen, and vote down any bad episodes that you really didn't enjoy, despite how much you love the series as a whole. It can be difficult to put one Watchmen episode over the other this early in a show, which is why you can vote on however many episodes you like.

  • 1
    51 VOTES

    Little Fear of Lightning

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    Season 1, Episode 5

    The origin story of Looking Glass is at last revealed, as is the truth behind the greatest hoax in American history. Far away, The Smartest Man In The World plots a daring escape.

    • Original Airing: November 17, 2019
    Great episode?
  • 2
    67 VOTES

    A God Walks into ABar

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    Season 1, Episode 8

    Angela's mysterious past in Vietnam is at last revealed.

    • Original Airing: December 8, 2019
    Great episode?
  • 3
    26 VOTES

    See How They Fly

    Video: YouTube

    Season 1, Episode 9

    Everything ends. For real this time.

      Great episode?
    • 4
      77 VOTES

      This Extraordinary Being

      Video: YouTube

      Season 1, Episode 6

      Deep under the influence of Nostalgia, Angela gets a firsthand account of her grandfather’s journey.

      • Original Airing: November 24, 2019
      Great episode?