Supernatural is typically underappreciated by anyone giving out awards, as exhibited by the total lack of nominations at the Teen Choice Awards. To make up for that, TV Guide Magazine has come out with its list of the 100 Best Episodes of All-Time, and Supernatural actually made the list.
The rules seem to indicate that the magazine only chose one episode per show, and for Supernatural, they went with the season 3 finale, “No Rest for the Wicked,” with Dean going to Hell. Personally I wouldn’t say this is the absolute best episode of the show, but we have to take what we can get. Here’s what they said:
“No Rest for the Wicked” 5/18/2008
The show went to Hell—literally—when Dean settled his deal with the Devil in Season 3’s brutally good finale. “