The BEST Episodes of Batman: The Brave and the Bold

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Oct 12, 2019

Network: Cartoon Network

Batman isn't going at it alone this time! From Warner Bros. Animation comes the latest interpretation of the classic Batman franchise. Our caped crusader is teamed up with heroes from across the DC Universe, delivering nonstop action and adventure with a touch of comic relief. Blue Beetle, Green Arrow, Aquaman and countless others will get a chance to uphold justice alongside Batman. Though still based in Gotham, Batman will frequently find himself outside city limits, facing situations that are both unfamiliar and exhilarating. With formidable foes around every corner, Batman will still rely on his stealth, resourcefulness and limitless supply of cool gadgets to bring justice home.

Chill of the Night!

#1 - Chill of the Night!

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.

star 8.62
47 votes
Directors: Michael Chang
Writers: Paul Dini
Powerless!

#2 - Powerless!

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.

star 8.52
29 votes
The Siege of Starro! (Part Two)

#3 - The Siege of Starro! (Part Two)

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!

star 8.41
27 votes
Directors: Michael Goguen
Writers: Joseph Kuhr
Game Over for Owlman!

#4 - Game Over for Owlman!

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.

star 8.36
65 votes
Directors: Ben Jones
Writers: Joseph Kuhr
Requiem for a Scarlet Speedster

#5 - Requiem for a Scarlet Speedster

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.

star 8.31
42 votes
Directors: Michael Chang
Writers: Greg Weisman
Bold Beginnings!

#6 - Bold Beginnings!

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.

star 8.30
30 votes
Sidekicks Assemble!

#7 - Sidekicks Assemble!

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.

star 8.19
58 votes
Directors: Michael Chang
Writers: Marsha F. Griffin
Mitefall!

#8 - Mitefall!

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?

star 8.05
39 votes
Deep Cover for Batman!

#9 - Deep Cover for Batman!

Season 1 - Episode 12

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

star 8.04
70 votes
Directors: Michael Chang
Writers: Joseph Kuhr
Revenge of the Reach!

#10 - Revenge of the Reach!

Season 2 - Episode 3

The Reach, a race of alien invaders, have a connection to the Blue Beetle's scarab, that may prove the key to the hero, Batman, and the Green Lantern Corps defeating them.

star 7.98
55 votes
Directors: Michael Chang
Writers: J.M. DeMatteis
Legends of the Dark Mite!

#11 - Legends of the Dark Mite!

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.

star 7.96
57 votes
Directors: Ben Jones
Writers: Paul Dini
The Last Patrol!

#12 - The Last Patrol!

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?

star 7.92
38 votes
Directors: Ben Jones
Writers: J.M. DeMatteis
The Plague of the Prototypes!

#13 - The Plague of the Prototypes!

Season 2 - Episode 20

When Batman is on call, Gotham is kept safe by his squad of trusty Bat-Robots, but when Black Mask reprograms the unstoppable soldiers to do his bidding, Batman must blow the dust off his bumbling beta-test robot "Proto" to help him stop him.

star 7.89
35 votes
Directors: Michael Goguen
Writers: Dean Stephan
The Siege of Starro! (Part One)

#14 - The Siege of Starro! (Part One)

Season 2 - Episode 13

Batman and Booster Gold team up with Firestorm, B'wana Beast and Captain Marvel to battle the Faceless Hunter and thwart the invasion of Starro.

star 7.87
38 votes
Directors: Ben Jones
Writers: Joseph Kuhr
Trials of the Demon!

#15 - Trials of the Demon!

Season 1 - Episode 15

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

star 7.86
50 votes
Directors: Michael Chang
Writers: Todd Casey
Fall of the Blue Beetle!

#16 - Fall of the Blue Beetle!

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.

star 7.86
64 votes
Directors: Brandon Vietti
Writers: James Krieg
Night of the Batmen!

#17 - Night of the Batmen!

Season 3 - Episode 4

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

star 7.85
39 votes
The Super-Batman of Planet X!

#18 - The Super-Batman of Planet X!

Season 2 - Episode 9

Batman travels to a distant planet to aid the Batman-like hero of that planet, and discovers that he has super-powers... and a super-weakness.

star 7.82
50 votes
Directors: Michael Goguen
Writers: Adam Beechen
Darkseid Descending!

#19 - Darkseid Descending!

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.

star 7.82
32 votes
Directors: Michael Chang
Writers: Gail Simone
Hail the Tornado Tyrant!

#20 - Hail the Tornado Tyrant!

Season 1 - Episode 20

Red Tornado decides to create a "son," but a villain's attack transform his newborn into a villain calling itself the Tornado Tyrant! But before assisting the android hero, Batman must first team up with Green Arrow to battle the Joker and Catwoman.

star 7.80
40 votes
Directors: Brandon Vietti
Writers: J.M. DeMatteis
The Knights of Tomorrow!

#21 - The Knights of Tomorrow!

Season 2 - Episode 22

In the future, Batman retires and marries Catwoman, with whom he has a son named Damian Wayne, while Dick Grayson has become the new Batman. When the Joker returns and brings his son Joker Jr. along, a reluctant Damian will have to assume his parents' legacy by becoming the new Robin to stop Joker and Joker Jr.

star 7.79
29 votes
Directors: Michael Chang
Writers: Jake Black
Emperor Joker!

#22 - Emperor Joker!

Season 2 - Episode 18

The Joker steals Bat-Mite's powers and uses them to remake the world in his own image.

star 7.79
43 votes
Directors: Ben Jones
Writers: Steven Melching
Time Out for Vengeance!

#23 - Time Out for Vengeance!

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.

star 7.79
28 votes
Invasion of the Secret Santas!

#24 - Invasion of the Secret Santas!

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!

star 7.75
76 votes
Directors: Brandon Vietti
Writers: Adam Beechen
The Color of Revenge!

#25 - The Color of Revenge!

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!

star 7.74
54 votes
Directors: Michael Chang
Writers: Todd Casey