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The Best Episodes of Fear the Walking Dead

Every episode of Fear the Walking Dead ranked from best to worst. Let's dive into the Best Episodes of Fear the Walking Dead!

What did the world look like as it was transforming into the horrifying apocalypse depicted in "The Walking Dead"? This spin-off set in Los Angeles, following new characters as they face the beginning of the end of the world, will answer that question.

Genres:Action & AdventureDrama
Network:AMC

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The best episode of "Fear the Walking Dead" is "The End Is the Beginning", rated 8.5/10 from 4240 user votes. It was directed by Michael Satrazemis and written by Andrew Chambliss, Ian B. Goldberg. "The End Is the Beginning" aired on 10/11/2020 and is rated 0.2 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "The Good Man".

  • The End Is the Beginning
    8.5/10 4,240 votes

    #1 - The End Is the Beginning

    Season 6 Episode 1 - Aired 2020-10-11

    Mortally wounded Morgan must decide whether to help a desperate stranger while a mysterious bounty hunter tries to finish what Ginny couldn't.

    Director: Michael Satrazemis

    Writer: Andrew Chambliss, Ian B. Goldberg

  • The Good Man
    8.3/10 7,604 votes

    #2 - The Good Man

    Season 1 Episode 6 - Aired 2015-10-04

    As civil unrest grows, and the dead take over, Travis and Madison try to devise ways to protect their families.

    Director: Stefan Schwartz

    Writer: Robert Kirkman, Dave Erickson

  • Wrath
    8.2/10 4,466 votes

    #3 - Wrath

    Season 2 Episode 14 - Aired 2016-10-02

    Travis is thrown off by new refugees; Nick must decide if he's going to stay at the Colonia with Luciana or leave.

    Director: Stefan Schwartz

    Writer: N/A

  • 100
    8.2/10 4,360 votes

    #4 - 100

    Season 3 Episode 4 - Aired 2017-06-18

    A mysterious character searches for purpose and soon becomes tied to the struggle over a key resource in the apocalypse.

    Director: Alex Garcia Lopez

    Writer: N/A

  • Brother's Keeper
    8.2/10 3,891 votes

    #5 - Brother's Keeper

    Season 3 Episode 12 - Aired 2017-09-24

    Nick and Jake set out to handle a delicate situation; the Ranch prepares for a threat greater than any they've faced before.

    Director: Alrick Riley

    Writer: N/A

  • Sleigh Ride
    8.2/10 3,950 votes

    #6 - Sleigh Ride

    Season 3 Episode 16 - Aired 2017-10-15

    Madison faces a horrifying revelation.

    Director: Andrew Bernstein

    Writer: N/A

  • The Key
    8.2/10 3,313 votes

    #7 - The Key

    Season 6 Episode 4 - Aired 2020-11-01

    John is settling in as one of Virginia's rangers when a mysterious death sends him on an investigation that makes him question everything he thought about himself.

    Director: Ron Underwood

    Writer: David Johnson

  • Things Left to Do
    8.2/10 3,081 votes

    #8 - Things Left to Do

    Season 6 Episode 9 - Aired 2021-04-18

    Ginny and Morgan have a standoff—but this time Ginny is outgunned.

    Director: Michael Satrazemis

    Writer: Nick Bernardone

  • Children of Wrath
    8.1/10 4,007 votes

    #9 - Children of Wrath

    Season 3 Episode 8 - Aired 2017-07-09

    Madison must negotiate the terms of an agreement in the midst of ranch-wide turmoil. Nick and Alicia challenge their mother's motives.

    Director: Andrew Bernstein

    Writer: N/A

  • This Land is Your Land
    8.1/10 3,920 votes

    #10 - This Land is Your Land

    Season 3 Episode 13 - Aired 2017-10-01

    With the Ranchers trapped and without hope, Alicia is thrust into a position of leadership where she's forced to make life-changing decisions.

    Director: Meera Menon

    Writer: Suzanne Heathcote

  • What's Your Story?
    8.1/10 4,816 votes

    #11 - What's Your Story?

    Season 4 Episode 1 - Aired 2018-04-15

    A lone traveler’s wearying journey is interrupted by new acquaintances, some who become friend, others who become foe.

    Director: John Polson

    Writer: Andrew Chambliss, Ian B. Goldberg, Scott M. Gimple

  • Eye of the Beholder
    8.0/10 4,525 votes

    #12 - Eye of the Beholder

    Season 3 Episode 1 - Aired 2017-06-04

    The Clark family find themselves in a dire predicament. They must work together to discover a path to safety.

    Director: Andrew Bernstein

    Writer: Dave Erickson

  • Laura
    8.0/10 4,001 votes

    #13 - Laura

    Season 4 Episode 5 - Aired 2018-05-13

    The arrival of a wounded visitor in John Dorie's life forces him to change his ways.

    Director: Michael Satrazemis

    Writer: N/A

  • Things Bad Begun
    7.9/10 3,482 votes

    #14 - Things Bad Begun

    Season 3 Episode 15 - Aired 2017-10-15

    Strand's motives are made clear when Nick discovers a new threat descending on the dam.

    Director: Andrew Bernstein

    Writer: N/A

  • Good Out Here
    7.9/10 3,937 votes

    #15 - Good Out Here

    Season 4 Episode 3 - Aired 2018-04-29

    Madison and Morgan try to help Nick find inner peace. A quest for revenge exacts its toll on the group.

    Director: Dan Liu

    Writer: N/A

  • Alaska
    7.9/10 3,357 votes

    #16 - Alaska

    Season 6 Episode 3 - Aired 2020-10-25

    Al and Dwight go rogue on a recon mission for Ginny to follow a lead thought lost, but Al must choose between what she has now and what she's chasing.

    Director: Colman Domingo

    Writer: Mallory Westfall

  • Bury Her Next to Jasper's Leg
    7.9/10 3,016 votes

    #17 - Bury Her Next to Jasper's Leg

    Season 6 Episode 6 - Aired 2020-11-15

    A deadly explosion in the oil fields sends June on a mission to save as many lives as possible. Meanwhile, an investigation by Virginia threatens to undermine June's work.

    Director: Sharat Raju

    Writer: Alex Delyle

  • The Door
    7.9/10 3,429 votes

    #18 - The Door

    Season 6 Episode 8 - Aired 2021-04-11

    With a decimated militia and scarce resources, the survivors are running out of options.

    Director: Michael Satrazemis

    Writer: Andrew Chambliss, Ian B. Goldberg

  • North
    7.8/10 4,221 votes

    #19 - North

    Season 2 Episode 15 - Aired 2016-10-02

    When Travis' rage causes unrest at the hotel, Madison has to choose whether or not she will stand by him; Nick becomes leader of the Colonia as Narcos close in.

    Director: Andrew Bernstein

    Writer: N/A

  • The Unveiling
    7.8/10 3,669 votes

    #20 - The Unveiling

    Season 3 Episode 7 - Aired 2017-07-09

    A new arrival sows a divide within the ranch. Meanwhile, Alicia forms a new relationship in the hopes of maintaining peace.

    Director: Jeremy Webb

    Writer: N/A

  • Welcome to the Club
    7.8/10 3,547 votes

    #21 - Welcome to the Club

    Season 6 Episode 2 - Aired 2020-10-18

    Virginia forces Alicia and Strand to clear an unusual walker threat, where an encounter with a new ally gives Strand an idea that could be the key to their freedom.

    Director: Lennie James

    Writer: Robert Kirkman, Tony Moore

  • The Dog
    7.7/10 6,908 votes

    #22 - The Dog

    Season 1 Episode 3 - Aired 2015-09-13

    After they escape a riot, Travis, Liza and Chris seek refuge with the Salazars; Madison defends her home.

    Director: Adam Davidson

    Writer: Jack LoGiudice

  • Ouroboros
    7.7/10 5,131 votes

    #23 - Ouroboros

    Season 2 Episode 3 - Aired 2016-04-24

    Madison confronts Strand about his mysterious destination. Meanwhile, Nick, Alicia and others inspect wreckage from a plane crash.

    Director: Stefan Schwartz

    Writer: N/A

  • Blood in the Streets
    7.7/10 4,987 votes

    #24 - Blood in the Streets

    Season 2 Episode 4 - Aired 2016-05-01

    A family in distress boards the Abigail. Strand branches off and his past begins to emerge. Nick searches for an associate of Strand's.

    Director: Michael Uppendahl

    Writer: N/A

  • Do Not Disturb
    7.7/10 4,195 votes

    #25 - Do Not Disturb

    Season 2 Episode 10 - Aired 2016-09-04

    Travis has a hard time connecting with Chris while looking for shelter; Alicia meets a woman with a bloody past.

    Director: Michael McDonough

    Writer: N/A