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The Best Episodes of The Ren & Stimpy Show

Every episode of The Ren & Stimpy Show ranked from best to worst. Let's dive into the Best Episodes of The Ren & Stimpy Show!

Ren and Stimpy are a mismatch made in animation heaven with nothing in common but a life-long friendship and an incredible knack for getting into trouble. Join them in their bizarre and gross world for some outlandish situations coupled with hilarious jokes.

Genres:AnimationSci-Fi & FantasyComedyKids
Network:Nickelodeon

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The best episode of "The Ren & Stimpy Show" is "Stimpy's Invention", rated 10/10 from 1 user votes. It was directed by John Kricfalusi and written by Bob Camp, John Kricfalusi. "Stimpy's Invention" aired on 2/23/1992 and is rated 0.0 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "The Royal Canadian Kilted Yaksmen".

  • Stimpy's Invention
    10.0/10 1 votes

    #1 - Stimpy's Invention

    Season 1 Episode 13 - Aired 1992-02-23

    Stimpy invents a Happy Helmet so that his foaming friend Ren can be happy all the time. But it pushes Ren way past happiness and into utter insanity - and the nonstop "Happy, Happy, Joy, Joy" song doesn't help either!

    Director: John Kricfalusi

    Writer: Bob Camp, John Kricfalusi

  • The Royal Canadian Kilted Yaksmen
    10.0/10 1 votes

    #2 - The Royal Canadian Kilted Yaksmen

    Season 2 Episode 17 - Aired 1993-05-23

    Ren and Stimpy become Royal Canadian Kilted Yaksmen and brave the jungle, desert, and snow of Canada, facing hunger, poison dirt, a Kodiak Marmoset, and a catchy tune!

    Director: Chris Reccardi, John Kricfalusi

    Writer: Vincent Waller, Bob Camp, Jim Gomez, John Kricfalusi

  • The Boy Who Cried Rat!
    9.0/10 555 votes

    #3 - The Boy Who Cried Rat!

    Season 1 Episode 6 - Aired 1991-09-08

    Penniless and hungry, Ren hatches the perfect plan: Stimpy can get work as a family's mouse-catching kitty, and Ren can pose as the mouse. What could possibly go wrong?

    Director: John Kricfalusi

    Writer: Vincent Waller, John Kricfalusi

  • A Cartoon
    9.0/10 1 votes

    #4 - A Cartoon

    Season 1 Episode 11 - Aired 1991-11-10

    Nature show host "Marlon" Höek and his sidekick Stimpy explore a strange Galapagos Island chain where all species look like Ren and Stimpy... but even less evolved!

    Director: John Kricfalusi

    Writer: Jim Smith, John Kricfalusi

  • A Visit to Anthony
    9.0/10 1 votes

    #5 - A Visit to Anthony

    Season 2 Episode 16 - Aired 1993-05-08

    Ren and Stimpy's U.S. visit to a young fan named Anthony threatens to destroy all his youthful fantasies, so Anthony's overprotective father threatens to destroy them!

    Director: John Kricfalusi, Jim Smith

    Writer: Richard Pursel, John Kricfalusi

  • Ren's Bitter Half
    9.0/10 1 votes

    #6 - Ren's Bitter Half

    Season 3 Episode 16 - Aired 1994-06-04

    Stimpy creates a cloning liquid in his lab, and it falls into Ren's hands.

    Director: Mike Kim

    Writer: Ron Hauge, Bob Camp, Mike Kim

  • Double Header
    9.0/10 1 votes

    #7 - Double Header

    Season 4 Episode 14 - Aired 1995-01-07

    Ren can't stand Stimpy anymore, so he sends Stimpy on a one-way ticket out of town. Then they are hit by a bus and get united (literally) in a cheap hospital.

    Director: Mike Kim

    Writer: Bob Camp, Jim Gomez

  • Ol' Blue Nose
    9.0/10 1 votes

    #8 - Ol' Blue Nose

    Season 4 Episode 24 - Aired 1995-03-18

    Ren hits Stimpy in the nose and he starts to sing with a crooner-like voice. Stimpy becames famous, until his nose leaves him because of being slapped many times.

    Director: Steve Loter

    Writer: Ron Hauge, Bob Camp, Billy West

  • Dog Show
    8.9/10 300 votes

    #9 - Dog Show

    Season 2 Episode 10 - Aired 1992-12-12

    George Liquor, American, has worked tirelessly to groom Ren and Stimpy for the All County Dog Show, but before they can compete, they'll need to get past the toughest judge of all - Mr. Horse!

    Director: Chris Reccardi, John Kricfalusi

    Writer: Richard Pursel

  • Robin Höek
    8.7/10 369 votes

    #10 - Robin Höek

    Season 1 Episode 3 - Aired 1991-08-25

    Ren dreams that he is the hero of Stimpy's bedtime story - a brave outlaw who robs from the rich, gives to the criminally insane, and rescues the cross-dressed cat, Maid Moron.

    Director: John Kricfalusi

    Writer: Bob Camp, John Kricfalusi

  • Out West
    8.7/10 271 votes

    #11 - Out West

    Season 2 Episode 4 - Aired 1992-08-29

    Ren and Stimpy find themselves amid the Wild West, where they run up against a Sheriff and Deputy who's favorite past-time is hanging people.

    Director: Bob Camp

    Writer: Bob Camp, John Kricfalusi

  • In the Army
    8.5/10 239 votes

    #12 - In the Army

    Season 2 Episode 1 - Aired 1992-08-15

    Ren and Stimpy join the Army, where they begin basic training under a very demanding Drill Sargent.

    Director: Bob Camp

    Writer: Bob Camp

  • Powdered Toastman
    8.5/10 274 votes

    #13 - Powdered Toastman

    Season 2 Episode 2 - Aired 1992-08-15

    We then follow the unusual and bizarre adventures of "Powdered Toast Man" as he is called on for various rescue missions.

    Director: John Kricfalusi

    Writer: Richard Pursel, John Kricfalusi

  • No Pants Today
    8.3/10 150 votes

    #14 - No Pants Today

    Season 3 Episode 4 - Aired 1993-11-26

    After Stimpy gets out of the shower, he finds that there is not a pair of pants in the house. Ignoring Ren, who tells him that clothes are for humans, and that he doesn't need pants, he tries multiple times to find a pair of pants, without much luck. He is shunned by the outside world because he is nude. He eventually gets lost in the forest, cold, naked, and embarrassed.

    Director: Bill Wray, Bob Camp

    Writer: Richard Pursel

  • Ren's Toothache
    8.1/10 218 votes

    #15 - Ren's Toothache

    Season 2 Episode 3 - Aired 1992-08-22

    Ren learns the benefits of dental hygiene the hard way, as he refuses to listen to Stimpy's advice on brushing your teeth.

    Director: John Kricfalusi

    Writer: Bob Camp, John Kricfalusi

  • Fake Dad
    8.1/10 193 votes

    #16 - Fake Dad

    Season 2 Episode 12 - Aired 1993-02-28

    Ren shows his soft side when he volunteers to be a fake dad for a 200-pound prison convict named Kowalski. Of course, Stimpy lends support as the loving fake mom.

    Director: John Kricfalusi, Jim Smith

    Writer: Bob Camp, John Kricfalusi

  • Prehistoric Stimpy
    8.1/10 120 votes

    #17 - Prehistoric Stimpy

    Season 4 Episode 6 - Aired 1994-11-05

    Ren & Stimpy go to the Natural History Museum to see the skeletal remains of the mammoth Stimpysaurus.

    Director: Bob Camp

    Writer: Ron Hauge, Bob Camp

  • City Hicks
    8.1/10 113 votes

    #18 - City Hicks

    Season 5 Episode 4 - Aired 1995-07-01

    Ren & Stimpy leave the country when it rains & their fields are ruined with fruits & vegetables.

    Director: Ken Bruce

    Writer: Vince Calandra

  • Stimpy's Big Day
    8.0/10 329 votes

    #19 - Stimpy's Big Day

    Season 1 Episode 1 - Aired 1991-08-11

    Ren thinks TV has ruined Stimpy's mind, but when Stimpy wins a televised Gritty Kitty Litter contest and becomes a Hollywood star on the Muddy Muddskipper show, he leaves Ren behind.

    Director: John Kricfalusi

    Writer: Vincent Waller, John Kricfalusi

  • The Big Shot
    8.0/10 310 votes

    #20 - The Big Shot

    Season 1 Episode 2 - Aired 1991-08-11

    While Stimpy enjoys his new found success in show business, Ren sits at home missing his brainless buddy. Will Stimpy give up his fame and fortune to return home?

    Director: John Kricfalusi

    Writer: Vincent Waller, John Kricfalusi

  • Space Madness
    8.0/10 255 votes

    #21 - Space Madness

    Season 1 Episode 5 - Aired 1991-09-08

    During a 36-year mission to the Crab Nebula, Commander Höek succumbs to Space Madness and puts Cadet Stimpy in charge of the mysterious History Eraser Button!

    Director: John Kricfalusi

    Writer: Jim Gomez, John Kricfalusi

  • Big House Blues
    8.0/10 1 votes

    #22 - Big House Blues

    Season 1 Episode 7 - Aired 1991-09-15

    The pilot episode of Nickelodeon's series, The Ren & Stimpy Show.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Fire Dogs
    8.0/10 1 votes

    #23 - Fire Dogs

    Season 1 Episode 9 - Aired 1991-09-29

    Ren and Stimpy need new jobs, so they disguise themselves as Dalmatians, go to work for a psychotic fire chief, and battle a 40-story building fire, saving Mr. Horse and others!

    Director: John Kricfalusi

    Writer: John Kricfalusi

  • Svën Höek
    8.0/10 205 votes

    #24 - Svën Höek

    Season 2 Episode 6 - Aired 1992-11-07

    Ren gets driven out of his mind yet again as his anxiously awaited cousin Svën forms a stupidity bond with Stimpy through magic Nose Goblins, Kitty Litter, and the "Don't Whiz on the Electric Fence" board game.

    Director: John Kricfalusi

    Writer: Bob Camp, John Kricfalusi

  • Mad Dog Höek
    8.0/10 179 votes

    #25 - Mad Dog Höek

    Season 2 Episode 8 - Aired 1992-11-21

    The fearsome Lout Brothers take on Mad Dog Höek (Ren) and Killer Kadoogan (Stimpy) in a no-holds-barred wrestling match that tests Ren's theory on how fake wrestling is.

    Director: Bob Camp

    Writer: Bob Camp