Worst & Best Tripods Episodes

Title: The Tripods
Genre: Sci-fi
Series: 2
Episodes: 25
First Transmission: 1984-1985

Earth has been conquered by an alien race known as the Masters using their giant Tripods.

 

Notes

*The Standard Deviation (SD) of the ratings is a measure of how much spread there is in the numbers. The median represents the middle value of the ratings

The top-rated episode differs from the mean-rated episode by 1.37 standard deviations.

The bottom-rated episode differs from the mean-rated episode by 2.03 standard deviations.

 

Best Episode #20

Hunt for Eloise (1985) – Fritz survives a beating by the Black Guard and meets another uncapped person who shows him how the city gets its power. Will continues his education by the Masters and learns about their plans for some of the human race.

2nd Best Episode #13

The White Mountains: November, 2089 AD (1984) – Will, Henry and Beanpole reach The White Mountains, but are captured by the Black Guard once again.

3rd Best Episode #23

The Cognosc Departs (1985) – Will and Fritz avoid being captured by the Black Guard and make their way to the river under the city to escape back to The White Mountains.

4th Best Episode #22

Blessings of the Cognosc (1985) – Will meets the Cognosc and is in danger of being found out by the Masters. Will and Fritz decide to leave the city while they can.

5th Best Episode #21

The City of Gold (1985) – Will is introduced to one of the ruling class, a Cognosc, who questions him about his thoughts. Fritz finds a hidden map of the city which reveals something useful.

Worst Episode #10

France: September, 2089 AD (1984) – The boys stay on to help at a vineyard until after the grape harvest. When the time comes to continue their journey, they find it hard to leave their new friends.

 




 

Full Episode List

Key:-Blue episodes rated above par. Brown episodes rated below par.

#1 A Village in England: July, 2089 AD (1984)
#2 England: July, 2089 AD (1984)
#3 The English Channel: July, 2089 AD (1984)
#4 France: July, 2089 AD (1984)
#5 Chateau Ricordeau, France: July, 2089 AD (1984)
#6 Chateau Ricordeau, France: July, 2089 AD (1984)
#7 Chateau Ricordeau, France: August, 2089 AD (1984)
#8 Chateau Ricordeau, France: August, 2089 AD (1984)
#9 France: September, 2089 AD (1984)
#10 France: September, 2089 AD (1984)
#11 France: October, 2089 AD (1984)
#12 France: October, 2089 AD (1984)
#13 The White Mountains: November, 2089 AD (1984)
#14 The White Mountains: 2090 AD (1985)
#15 Travel (1985)
#16 Will Is Arrested (1985)
#17 Help from Friends (1985)
#18 City of Gold (1985)
#19 Will Is Made a Slave (1985)
#20 Hunt for Eloise (1985)
#21 The City of Gold (1985)
#22 Blessings of the Cognosc (1985)
#23 The Cognosc Departs (1985)
#24 Escape from the City of Gold (1985)
#25 The Forest of Death (1985)