The Best Episodes of Batman: The Brave and the Bold


#1 - Powerless! 8.64

Season 3 - Episode 10

The Jokers of All Nations gatecrash the headquarters of the Batmen of All Nations in a bid to destroy them all. Captain Atom, the newest member of the Justice League International, is drained of his powers when the team takes on his old enemy Major Force. As the League try to stop the villain's rampage, Captain Atom struggles to fit in without powers.

Bold Beginnings!

#2 - Bold Beginnings! 8.42

Season 3 - Episode 9

When Green Arrow, Aquaman and Plastic Man are captured by Mr. Freeze, they reminisce about the early days of their careers when they first worked with Batman against the Cavalier, Black Manta, Baby-Face and his crew, and Ruby Ryder.

Requiem for a Scarlet Speedster

#3 - Requiem for a Scarlet Speedster 8.41

Season 2 - Episode 15

Two years ago, Barry Allen and Batman worked together to save themselves from villains like Gorilla Grodd, Captain Boomerang, and Mirror Master. Two years later, the Rogues (consisting of Heat Wave, Weather Wizard and Captain Cold), Jay Garrick and Kid Flash are depressed over Barry Allen's apparent death. However, after seeing the mysterious ghost of Barry Allen, Batman and the two Flashes use the help of the Cosmic treadmill to travel to the 25th century, where Professor Zoom has taken over as the conqueror.

Directors: Michael Chang
Chill of the Night!

#4 - Chill of the Night! 8.40

Season 2 - Episode 11

While the Phantom Stranger and the Spectre observe his efforts, Batman attempts to solve the ultimately mystery: who murdered his father.

Directors: Michael Chang
Game Over for Owlman!

#5 - Game Over for Owlman! 8.28

Season 1 - Episode 13

While Batman battles the Crime Syndicate on an alternate Earth, his counterpart Owlman assembles a host of villains to run rampant across Batman's world.

Directors: Ben Jones
The Siege of Starro! (Part Two)

#6 - The Siege of Starro! (Part Two) 8.26

Season 2 - Episode 14

Star Conqueror may be defeated, but Faceless Hunter is not! The alien warrior manipulates B'Wana Beast, forcing him to combine the tiny Starros into one massive beast he plans to use to destroy the planet! But Batman has his own back-up -- the Metal Men!

Directors: Michael Goguen
Sidekicks Assemble!

#7 - Sidekicks Assemble! 8.23

Season 2 - Episode 6

Aqualad, Speedy, and Robin decide to team up for their own adventure, and battle Batman's archnemesis Ra's Al Ghul.

Directors: Michael Chang
Deep Cover for Batman!

#8 - Deep Cover for Batman! 8.21

Season 1 - Episode 12

Batman takes the place of his villainous counterpart Owlman to infiltrate a parallel world's Crime Syndicate.

Directors: Michael Chang
Fall of the Blue Beetle!

#9 - Fall of the Blue Beetle! 8.10

Season 1 - Episode 8

Batman and Ted Kord (the second Blue Beetle) try to regain the scarab from Jarvis Kord to whom Ted Kord lent it in order to find a way to get it to work. Two years later, the current Blue Beetle researches his roots following Batman's battle with Doctor Polaris. This leads him to Hub City and the lair of the Blue Beetle. Using Ted's Bug vehicle, Jaime finds himself on Science Island where he encounters Jarvis Kord (who is posing as Ted Kord). He asks the Beetle to activate an army of peaceful robots. His true goal is conquer the world and put an end to all the wars.

Directors: Brandon Vietti
Shadow of the Bat!

#10 - Shadow of the Bat! 8.09

Season 3 - Episode 3

Batman gets infected by a vampire bite, and proceeds to attack his JLI friends!

The Fate of Equinox!

#11 - The Fate of Equinox! 8.00

Season 1 - Episode 26

Batman has his final battle with the balance-obsessed villain Equinox as the maniac tried to remake the universe in his own image.

Directors: Michael Chang
The Last Patrol!

#12 - The Last Patrol! 7.99

Season 2 - Episode 16

The Doom Patrol comes out of retirement when a group of villains tries to assassinate them...or perhaps bring them together?

Directors: Ben Jones

#13 - Mitefall! 7.96

Season 3 - Episode 13

In the year 1865, in parallel universe 5501, Batman helps foil an assassination attempt on the life of Abraham Lincoln by a steampunk armored John Wilkes Booth. Bat-Mite has grown weary of Batman: The Brave and the Bold, deeming its formula to be tired and repetitive, so he concocts a scheme to make it so bad that the network will have to cancel the show to make way for a darker one. Can Ambush Bug thwart his plan before it's too late?

Scorn of the Star Sapphire!

#14 - Scorn of the Star Sapphire! 7.95

Season 3 - Episode 5

Batman and Wonder Woman team up to defeat Baroness Paula Von Gunther and her army of robots, as well as to save Col. Steve Trevor. Batman teams up with Hal Jordan to fight Star Sapphire and her Zamaron army.

The Mask of Matches Malone!

#15 - The Mask of Matches Malone! 7.94

Season 2 - Episode 24

After a team-up with Black Orchid, Batman goes after Catwoman as she tries to steal the Cloak of Neferteri. However, Black Canary and Huntress arrive, on the trail of Two-face. Catwoman aids the heroes, but when Batman gets amnesia, he believes he's his undercover identity of Matches Malone... and goes on a criminal rampage.

Trials of the Demon!

#16 - Trials of the Demon! 7.83

Season 1 - Episode 15

In 19th century London, Jason Blood aka The Demon Etrigan has been framed for supernatural attacks perpetrated by Gentleman Ghost.

Directors: Michael Chang
Darkseid Descending!

#17 - Darkseid Descending! 7.82

Season 2 - Episode 23

When Darkseid attacks Earth and the Justice League is unavailable, Batman must assemble a new team of heroes. However, internal squabbling may split the team before Darkseid has the chance to destroy them.

Directors: Michael Chang
Time Out for Vengeance!

#18 - Time Out for Vengeance! 7.80

Season 3 - Episode 6

Batman and the Justice League International travel to the past to stop an evil force from wiping out all the incarnations of Batman throughout time.

The Power of Shazam!

#19 - The Power of Shazam! 7.80

Season 2 - Episode 10

Captain Marvel's arch-enemies Black Adam and Dr. Sivana unite to strip the World's Mightiest Mortal of his powers, and Batman must aid the hero before it's too late.

Directors: Ben Jones
Legends of the Dark Mite!

#20 - Legends of the Dark Mite! 7.79

Season 1 - Episode 19

Batman's biggest fan, BatMite, is also his biggest nightmare when the 5th dimensional imp pops up and in an effort to make Batman a better hero, throws Gotham City into chaos. Kidnapping the Dark Knight and traveling to the surreal 5th dimension, the adventure continues with references to many of the classic villains.

Directors: Ben Jones
Invasion of the Secret Santas!

#21 - Invasion of the Secret Santas! 7.77

Season 1 - Episode 4

The evil Fun Haus plans to steal Christmas with his army of robot Santas and killer toys, including Dynamite Dolly and the Presto Play Pals! Red Tornado teams up with Batman to save the day and in the process, finds his holiday spirit. In our weekly teaser, Batman and Blue Beetle throw Sportsmaster a perfect strike when he sets up a deadly game with human bowling pins at the alley!

Directors: Brandon Vietti
Crisis 22,300 Miles Above Earth!

#22 - Crisis 22,300 Miles Above Earth! 7.76

Season 3 - Episode 11

The Joker, the Penguin, Grodd, Kite Man, Black Manta, Two-Face, Gentleman Ghost, Mr. Freeze, Riddler, Poison Ivy, Clock King, and Solomon Grundy conduct a roast of Batman, and Jeffrey Ross is brought in as the star guest, but he distracts the villains while Batman escapes from the death trap, leaving the Dark Knight free to take down his enemies. The Justice League International host a party on the Watchtower for themselves and the Justice Society of America, but the two teams fail to get along and a brawl breaks out. Meanwhile, Batman attempts to stop Ra's al Ghul's latest scheme but runs into trouble.

The Color of Revenge!

#23 - The Color of Revenge! 7.75

Season 1 - Episode 18

Batman and Robin team up again, but it's not like it always was -- there was a reason Robin left to go work on his own. As Crazy Quilt comes after Robin for revenge, all the dirty laundry comes out between the dynamic duo!

Directors: Michael Chang
Night of the Batmen!

#24 - Night of the Batmen! 7.73

Season 3 - Episode 4

When Batman gets hurt, his friends Capt Marvel, Aquaman, Green Arrow, and Plastic Man attempt to fill his cowl

Day of the Dark Knight!

#25 - Day of the Dark Knight! 7.71

Season 1 - Episode 5

The evil Morgaine Le Fey has taken over Camelot and Etrigan and turned everyone to stone! To thwart her plans, Merlin transports Batman and Green Arrow back in time to retrieve Excalibur, battle dragons and return King Arthur to the throne.

Directors: Ben Jones