Season 3

August 31, 2016 - November 16, 2016
August 31, 2016 on FXX
"Try Real Hard"
November 16, 2016 on FXX
"No Longer Just Us"

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Season 3 of You're the Worst aired from August 31, 2016 to November 16, 2016.


Main Cast

Recurring Cast


No. in Series No. in Season Title Air Date Production code U.S. viewers
24 1 Try Real Hard August 31, 2016 XYW03001 0.347
Jimmy and Gretchen adjust to life after saying I love you. Edgar and Dorothy have sexual problems. Lindsay and Paul start a new hobby
25 2 Fix Me, Dummy September 7, 2016 XYW03002 0.269
Gretchen starts therapy. Jimmy's confidence wavers; Lindsay neglects a bedridden Paul.
26 3 Bad News: Dude's Dead September 14, 2016 XYW03003 0.350
Gretchen enlists the gang's help to deliver some bad news to Jimmy so she doesn't have to albeit derailed by celebrating with an epic day-party. Lindsay comes to terms with stabbing her husband and finds a way to convince herself she loves him.
27 4 Men Get Strong September 21, 2016 XYW03004 0.207
Gretchen helps Jimmy process a tragedy. Lindsay decides she wants to be a good mom.
28 5 Twenty-Two September 28, 2016 XYW03005 0.196
Edgar dedicates the day to trying find relief for his PTSD.
29 6 The Last Sunday Funday October 5, 2016 XYW03006 0.218
The gang embark on a very special Sunday Funday, which may be there last
30 7 The Only Thing That Helps October 12, 2016 XYW03007 0.244
Gretchen and Jimmy hold an unconventional funeral. Paul struggles to give Lindsay what she needs sexually. Edgar takes a stand against the VA.
31 8 Genetically Inferior Beta Males October 19, 2016 XYW03008 0.198
Gretchen takes a parental role with her friends, to mixed results; Jimmy goes on Vernon's podcast; Edgar tries alternative therapy; Lindsay pushes Paul too far.
32 9 The Seventh Layer October 26, 2016 XYW03009 0.176
Vernon and Paul take a road trip
33 10 Talking to Me, Talking to Me November 2, 2016 XYW03010 0.115
Jimmy builds a tree house. Gretchen accompanies Lindsay during a potentially emotional event. Edgar's professional life flourishes to Dorothy's dismay
34 11 The Inherent, Unsullied Qualitative Value of Anything November 9, 2016 XYW03011 0.181
At a wedding together for the first time since the day they met, Jimmy and Gretchen's tensions come to a head. Edgar's relationship is jeopardized by his newfound success. Lindsay is forced to come clean to Paul.
35 12 You Knew It Was a Snake November 16, 2016 XYW03012 0.200
The three couples engage in day-long fights.
36 13 No Longer Just Us November 16, 2016 XYW03013 0.137
Jimmy and Gretchen investigate a murder site; Lindsay sees Paul in a new light. Edgar's sacrifice comes with unforeseen consequences.


Critical Reception

  • The third season received a Metacritic score of 85 out of 100, based on 14 critics, indicating "universal acclaim".
  • Rotten Tomatoes reported a 100% approval rating, based on 26 reviews, with an average rating of 8.2/10. The site's critical consensus reads, "You're the Worst continues to chart serious territory with intelligence, heart, and noxious wit in its third season, even as the anti-rom-com's damaged narcissist protagonists slowly start to get over themselves."