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The Best Episodes of Pachinko

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

Follow the hopes and dreams of four generations of a Korean immigrant family beginning with a forbidden love and crescendos into a sweeping saga that journeys between Korea, Japan and America to tell the unforgettable story of war and peace, love and loss, triumph and reckoning.

Genre:Drama
Network:Apple TV+

Top Episode Highlight

The best episode of "Pachinko" is "Chapter Four", rated 9/10 from 927 user votes. It was directed by Justin Chon and written by Soo Hugh, E. J. Koh. "Chapter Four" aired on 3/31/2022 and is rated 0.2 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "Chapter Seven".

  • Chapter Four
    9.0/10 927 votes

    #1 - Chapter Four

    Season 1 Episode 4 - Aired 2022-03-31

    Newlywed Sunja embarks on an epic journey that takes her far from the comforts of home. Solomon gets ready for his big day.

    Director: Justin Chon

    Writer: Soo Hugh, E. J. Koh

  • Chapter Seven
    8.8/10 1,087 votes

    #2 - Chapter Seven

    Season 1 Episode 7 - Aired 2022-04-21

    As a young man in 1923 Yokohama, Hansu is thrown into a cataclysmic disaster that will change everything.

    Director: Kogonada

    Writer: Soo Hugh, Ethan Kuperberg

  • Chapter Eight
    8.7/10 481 votes

    #3 - Chapter Eight

    Season 1 Episode 8 - Aired 2022-04-28

    Sunja learns that Isak has been arrested and searches for him with the aid of her young son. Solomon makes a fateful decision.

    Director: Justin Chon

    Writer: Soo Hugh, Mfoniso Udofia

  • Chapter Three
    8.5/10 868 votes

    #4 - Chapter Three

    Season 1 Episode 3 - Aired 2022-03-24

    Sunja discovers surprising new details about Hansu. Solomon looks to his grandmother for help.

    Director: Kogonada

    Writer: Soo Hugh, Hansol Jung

  • Chapter One
    8.1/10 1,071 votes

    #5 - Chapter One

    Season 1 Episode 1 - Aired 2022-03-24

    In 1920s Korea, Yangjin and Hoonie shield their only child, Sunja, from the realities of life under colonial rule. In 1989, Solomon closes a big deal.

    Director: Kogonada

    Writer: Soo Hugh

  • Chapter Five
    8.1/10 665 votes

    #6 - Chapter Five

    Season 1 Episode 5 - Aired 2022-04-07

    As she arrives in Japan with her husband, Sunja must depend on the help of others. Solomon copes with the aftermath of his deal.

    Director: Justin Chon

    Writer: Soo Hugh, Franklin jin Rho

  • Chapter Two
    8.0/10 841 votes

    #7 - Chapter Two

    Season 1 Episode 2 - Aired 2022-03-24

    Hansu opens Sunja's eyes to the world, but it inspires dreams that come at a price. Solomon attempts to leverage his Korean identity.

    Director: Kogonada

    Writer: Soo Hugh, Matthew J. McCue

  • Chapter Six
    8.0/10 635 votes

    #8 - Chapter Six

    Season 1 Episode 6 - Aired 2022-04-14

    Sunja goes into premature labor while Isak grapples with a political awakening. Solomon finds Hana, his long-lost love.

    Director: Justin Chon

    Writer: Soo Hugh, Lauren Yee