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The Best Episodes of Cowboy Bebop

Every episode of Cowboy Bebop ranked from best to worst. Let's dive into the Best Episodes of Cowboy Bebop!

Long on style and perpetually short on cash, bounty hunters Spike, Jet and Faye trawl the solar system looking for jobs. But can they outrun Spike's past?

Genres:Sci-Fi & FantasyAction & AdventureCrime
Network:Netflix

Top Episode Highlight

The best episode of "Cowboy Bebop" is "Callisto Soul", rated 7.2/10 from 1412 user votes. It was directed by Michael Katleman and written by Christopher L. Yost, Vivian Lee. "Callisto Soul" aired on 11/19/2021 and is rated 0.2 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "Cowboy Gospel".

  • Callisto Soul
    7.2/10 1,412 votes

    #1 - Callisto Soul

    Season 1 Episode 4 - Aired 2021-11-19

    When a group of ecoterrorists screw up her attempted shakedown, Faye enlists Spike and Jet to help her bring them in for the bounty.

    Director: Michael Katleman

    Writer: Christopher L. Yost, Vivian Lee

  • Cowboy Gospel
    7.0/10 2,222 votes

    #2 - Cowboy Gospel

    Season 1 Episode 1 - Aired 2021-11-19

    After getting shortchanged on the fee for a bounty, Spike and Jet head to New Tijuana on the trail of another mark — but they're not the only ones.

    Director: Alex Garcia Lopez

    Writer: Christopher L. Yost

  • Sad Clown A-Go-Go
    7.0/10 1,227 votes

    #3 - Sad Clown A-Go-Go

    Season 1 Episode 8 - Aired 2021-11-19

    Vicious liberates a terrifying assassin and contracts him to kill Spike Spiegel. Later, he puts his plan for the Elders into motion.

    Director: Alex Garcia Lopez

    Writer: Christopher L. Yost, Javier Grillo-Marxuach

  • Venus Pop
    6.9/10 1,616 votes

    #4 - Venus Pop

    Season 1 Episode 2 - Aired 2021-11-19

    While chasing a bounty on a one-handed Venusian bomber, Jet and Spike grapple with rising interpersonal tensions, exacerbated by Spike's secret past.

    Director: Alex Garcia Lopez

    Writer: Christopher L. Yost

  • Dog Star Swing
    6.9/10 1,471 votes

    #5 - Dog Star Swing

    Season 1 Episode 3 - Aired 2021-11-19

    Jet needs cash to buy his daughter a birthday present. To get it, he and Spike track a potential bounty to a brothel, but Spike has his own agenda.

    Director: Michael Katleman

    Writer: Christopher L. Yost

  • Galileo Hustle
    6.9/10 1,243 votes

    #6 - Galileo Hustle

    Season 1 Episode 7 - Aired 2021-11-19

    A con woman from Faye's past reappears, offering Faye's real identity in exchange for passage to Santo City in a hurry. Julia considers her options.

    Director: Alex Garcia Lopez

    Writer: Christopher L. Yost, Alexandra E. Hartman

  • Blue Crow Waltz
    6.9/10 1,192 votes

    #7 - Blue Crow Waltz

    Season 1 Episode 9 - Aired 2021-11-19

    Years earlier, Spike and Vicious meet Julia at Ana's club. But romantic entanglements and Vicious' ambitions soon cause trouble for all of them.

    Director: Michael Katleman

    Writer: Christopher L. Yost, Jennifer Johnson

  • Darkside Tango
    6.8/10 1,275 votes

    #8 - Darkside Tango

    Season 1 Episode 5 - Aired 2021-11-19

    Jet reunites with his ex-partner to track down a recently released criminal. While he's away, Spike and Faye try to pick up a quick job.

    Director: Alex Garcia Lopez

    Writer: Christopher L. Yost, Liz Sagal

  • Binary Two-Step
    6.6/10 1,364 votes

    #9 - Binary Two-Step

    Season 1 Episode 6 - Aired 2021-11-19

    When the Bebop needs repairs, Jet sends Spike to chase down a tip on a phantom bounty to cover the cost, leaving Faye to supervise the mechanic.

    Director: Michael Katleman

    Writer: Christopher L. Yost, Karl Taro Greenfeld

  • Supernova Symphony
    6.2/10 1,397 votes

    #10 - Supernova Symphony

    Season 1 Episode 10 - Aired 2021-11-19

    Faye and Jet track Spike to Ana's club, only to learn that Vicious has kidnapped Jet's daughter so he can trade Spike's life for hers.

    Director: Michael Katleman

    Writer: Christopher L. Yost