The BEST Episodes of Bakugan Battle Brawlers
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: May 9, 2020
Network: Cartoon Network
Bakugan the battle game was created when Dan and his friends found powerful cards from another world falling from the sky. But they soon realized that it's more than just a game; it's a struggle to save the universe.
#1 - Best Friends Forever
Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired Jul 26, 2007
The Brawlers are having trouble finding the Infinity Core. When they learn that their location might be being broadcasted, they shut off their signal.
#2 - Doom Dimension or Bust
Season 1 - Episode 26 - Aired Sep 27, 2007
The Brawlers head to face Masquerade in one final battle.
#3 - Dude, Where's My Bakugan?
Season 2 - Episode 17 - Aired Aug 2, 2009
Tormented by dreams of losing Drago, Dan wakes up from a feverish sleep, surrounded by his friends.
#4 - You're Going Down Clown
Season 1 - Episode 33 - Aired Nov 15, 2007
Dan must battle the Pyrus Lord, Apollonier, in order for him and his friends to return to their world. He and Drago soon find out that they're battling a clown. Dan manages to win the battle, but Drago doesn't evolve. When Dan rips off the clown's mask, it turns out to be Runo. In order for Drago to evolve and Dan to past his test, he must battle, and win, against each of the Brawlers.
#5 - Twin Evil
Season 3 - Episode 13 - Aired Aug 15, 2010
Given a brief pardon by Barodius after his earlier failure, Ren hatches a plot with Zenet to regain possession of the Element.
#6 - I Am Marucho Hear Me Roar
Season 1 - Episode 30 - Aired Oct 25, 2007
Marucho must battle the Aquos Elemental Warrior, Frosch, and he is forced to send in Preyus early when he learns he is battling a shadow of himself. Preyus isn't feeling well throughout the battle, but he is able to give Marucho guidance to accepting his past. Marucho knew that he only did what his parents told him to make them happy, but he didn't like to always be so obidient. This causes Marucho to hate his old self. By accepting the past him, Marucho was able to help Preyus' digestion problem. This allows Preyus to evolve by spitting out his brothers: Aquos Angelo/Aquos Diablo Preyus. Will the combined strength of these brothers prove to be enough to defeat the Aquos Warrior?
#7 - Bakugan Stall
Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Jun 21, 2007
Alice realizes that she may have a connection with the mysterious Hal-G, but doesn't have the courage to tell the other Brawlers. Meanwhile, Dan recalls the last battle he had with Shun. Shun's mother gives Shun a Bakugan, "Skyress", to watch over him.
#8 - Nightmare In Doomsville
Season 1 - Episode 29 - Aired Oct 18, 2007
In the Doom Dimension, the Legendary Ancient Warriors of Vestroia prepare to test the powers of the Brawlers, seeing if they are worthy enough to save Vestroia. The Brawlers are separated and Julie is left with Gorem to face the Subterra Warrior, Clayf, and a shadow of her perfect sister, Daisy. With help from Gorem, Julie learns that she isn't her sister and she can only do the best she can do. Because of this, Gorem evolves into Subterra Hammer Gorem, and defeats Clayf.
#9 - The End of the Line
Season 4 - Episode 46 - Aired Jan 26, 2012
In the final battle against Mechtavius Destroyer, Dragonoid Destroyer uses the energy from the powerful bond between humans and Bakugan to defeat him.
#10 - Masquerade Ball
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Apr 11, 2007
It seems a very gifted and mysterious Bakugan player named Masquerade has been stealing Bakugans from kids all around the world.
#11 - Play Nice Runo
Season 1 - Episode 32 - Aired Nov 8, 2007
Runo and Tigrerra must battle a young boy from Runo's past (a smaller version of Dan) summoned by The Haos lord, Lars Lion. The test is for Runo to realize how much she truly treasures her and Dan's friendship/love. When Tigrerra is getting hit by Lars Lion's piercing arrows of light, Runo realises the friendship/love that she treasures and says "We are Friends Forever Dan!" in the English dub, while she says "I love you Dan!" in the Japanese Version. When Runo realizes this, Tigrerra evolves into Haos Blade Tigrerra.
#12 - Facing Ace
Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Apr 19, 2009
On the way to her secret headquarters, Mira tells the still-distrustful Dan, Marucho and Drago why she has chosen to fight her own people by forming the Bakugan Battle Brawler Resistance.
#13 - A Fish Called Tayghen
Season 1 - Episode 41 - Aired Jan 3, 2008
The Bakugan Battle Brawlers enter Vestroia and realize Vestroia has become a hybrid world where two elements are mixed together to make one element together. They enter the Ventus and Aquos world where they meet Tayghen and Hairadee: two Bakugan of both Ventus and Aquos elements. As they fight, they suddenly see the portal to the next hybrid world of Vestroia is closing and so they agree that Shun and Marucho are to stay in the Ventus and Aquos world to defeat the two Bakugan. The rest of the Bakugan team disappear through the portal into another dimension of Vestroia.
#14 - Bakugan: The Battle Begins
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Apr 5, 2007
The story begins with a young boy named Dan who has never lost a Bakugan match. While in a match against a bully Dan sees a vision of two Bakugan brawling. Is there more to the game than what the players think?
#15 - Behind The Mask Of Masquerade
Season 1 - Episode 38 - Aired Dec 20, 2007
Alice appears to be disappearing all the time. Dan goes to talk with Marucho, Runo, Shun, and Julie and ends up finding Alice! Alice won't explain anything and leaves. Later, Joe receives a message from Masquerade, and Dan decides he'll take over to fight Masquerade with Drago to end it once and for all with Masquerade. Dan wins and offers Masquerade to join the Battle Brawlers to help defeat Naga. But Masquerade refuses and takes off his mask. It is revealed that Alice was Masquerade the whole time!
#16 - Grandpa's Got A Brand New Bakugan
Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Jun 14, 2007
Marucho and Runo realize that the combined powers of the Bakugan Brawlers are not enough to defeat Masquerade. Without Dan's knowledge, they visit Shun to try and get him to join. Shun's grandfather tries to get them to leave, but Shun makes a deal. If they win, he joins. If they lose, he'll walk away.
#17 - Fight or Flight!
Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired May 31, 2007
Masquerade manipulates two boys, Kosuke and Takashi, into using his Doom Cards against the Bakugan Battle Brawlers. He promises that he'll reunite their friend Ai with her brother if they help him. Wanting to help their friend, they take the bait and soon run into Runo and Marucho, who are at the airport to pick up their website friend, Alice. Luckilly, Alice is skilled in the finer points of combination battle, and coaches her friends to victory. Alice has a secret, however, that might just ruin her friendship with the Brawlers.
#18 - Masquerade Unmasked
Season 1 - Episode 39 - Aired Dec 27, 2007
Hal-G appears to explain the origin of Alice and Masquerade. Because she is unable to forgive herself, Alice then disappears. Meanwhile a huge hole opens up in the ocean and weird weather has been happening all throughout the earth. Through much convincing, the Brawlers convince their parents about the Bakugan. What will they find in the decaying Vestroia? Dan and the Brawlers decide to take a little road trip, to Vestroia!
#19 - Home Sweet Home
Season 1 - Episode 34 - Aired Nov 22, 2007
Joe is determined to find out where his friends have gone, so he challenges Masquerade to a battle. At first Joe appears to be outmatched, but Wyvern returns to give Joe assistance. The Brawlers also return, and Masquerade realizes his battle is only beginning. Dan explains everything about the Bakugan to his mother, who believes him and asks Drago to take care of him. Naga is revealed as one of the most dangerous Bakugan in the world.
#20 - Show Me What You've Got
Season 1 - Episode 36 - Aired Dec 6, 2007
Dan's final test is to beat his friends so his Dragonoid can evolve to the next level and become the Ultimate Bakugan. Dan battles Runo and Shun while Masquerade goes to see the Darkus Lord, Exeedra, and he ends up fighting Alice as a mirage.
#21 - Bakugan Idol
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired May 17, 2007
Marucho reveals that he secretly moved to Dan's neighborhood, and throws an elaborate welcome party. Masquerade makes a business offer with the famous pop band duo, Jenny and Jewels. The duo crash the welcome party, and challenge the Battle Brawlers.
#22 - A Feud Between Friends
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Apr 18, 2007
Masquerade teams up with a player with Rikimaru, by giving him a very special Bakugan. When Rikimaru and Dan battle, Drago ends up using a dangerous move to save himself and win the battle. Dan gets angry, and throws Drago into a river, cursing the day they met.
#23 - Dan and Drago
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Apr 25, 2007
Dan has a hard time adjusting to life without Drago. He ends up causing a schoolmate named Ryo to drop his computer and runs away, hurting Ryo's feelings. Masquerade takes advantage of Ryo's hurt feelings, and Ryo beats Dan in a battle. Dan finds Drago, and tries to make up with Ryo.
#24 - Girls Just Wanna Have Fun
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired May 24, 2007
Dan and Marucho fight against the pop star duo, Jenny & Jewels. After a narrow victory, Drago tells the Brawlers about how the Bakugan came to Earth, and how a human entered the Bakugan world of Vestroia.
#25 - The Story of Vestroia
Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired Jul 5, 2007
Lured by an invitation to celebrate their world class rankings, five of the top ten Bakugan players gather at a mysterious mansion. There they meet Masquerade & the evil Bakugan "Naga". They're put under a spell to take Dan & the other Battle Brawlers out of the picture. Meanwhile, Alice confesses that she believes that her grandfather Michael is responsible for the destruction of Vestroia. They decide to take a look around Michael's lab to find evidence of what happened to him.