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The Best Episodes of High Score

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

This docuseries traces the history of classic video games, featuring insights from the innovators who brought these worlds and characters to life.

Genre:Documentary
Network:Netflix

Top Episode Highlight

The best episode of "High Score" is "Comeback Kid", rated 7.7/10 from 626 user votes. It was directed by Melissa Wood, William Acks, France Costrel, Sam LaCroix and written by N/A. "Comeback Kid" aired on 8/19/2020 and is rated 0.0 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "Level Up".

  • Comeback Kid
    7.7/10 626 votes

    #1 - Comeback Kid

    Season 1 Episode 2 - Aired 2020-08-19

    A Japanese playing card company called Nintendo enters gaming and hits it big with Donkey Kong, then later takes over home gaming with the NES.

    Director: Melissa Wood, William Acks, France Costrel, Sam LaCroix

    Writer: N/A

  • Level Up
    7.7/10 482 votes

    #2 - Level Up

    Season 1 Episode 6 - Aired 2020-08-19

    Nintendo goes 3D with Star Fox. Wolfenstein 3D popularizes the first-person shooter format, while Doom ups the ante with networked gaming.

    Director: William Acks, France Costrel, Sam LaCroix

    Writer: N/A

  • Boom & Bust
    7.4/10 715 votes

    #3 - Boom & Bust

    Season 1 Episode 1 - Aired 2020-08-19

    Space Invaders and Pac-Man lead an arcade craze, while Atari's cartridge system dominates home gaming until a high-profile failure sparks a downfall.

    Director: William Acks, France Costrel, Sam LaCroix

    Writer: N/A

  • Fight!
    7.4/10 503 votes

    #4 - Fight!

    Season 1 Episode 5 - Aired 2020-08-19

    Street Fighter and Mortal Kombat give rise to the head-to-head fighting genre, but the increasing graphic violence in games brings controversy.

    Director: William Acks, France Costrel, Sam LaCroix

    Writer: N/A

  • This is War
    7.3/10 536 votes

    #5 - This is War

    Season 1 Episode 4 - Aired 2020-08-19

    Sega's Genesis console and its speedy new character, Sonic, hit the market. Electronic Arts kicks off a partnership with football legend John Madden.

    Director: William Acks, France Costrel, Sam LaCroix

    Writer: N/A

  • Role Players
    6.4/10 655 votes

    #6 - Role Players

    Season 1 Episode 3 - Aired 2020-08-19

    Inspired by Dungeons & Dragons, adventure and role-playing computer games introduce unprecedented levels of choice and complexity to players.

    Director: William Acks, France Costrel, Sam LaCroix

    Writer: N/A