The BEST Episodes of Beware the Batman
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Jan 3, 2020
Network: Cartoon Network
The series is set during Bruce Wayne's early years as the Batman, following his initial period of battling organized crime. Over the course of the season, he hones his skills with the assistance of his butler, Alfred Pennyworth. Bruce is introduced to Alfred's goddaughter, Tatsu Yamashiro. Tatsu is a martial arts swordsmaster hired to act as Bruce's bodyguard, but also recruited to act as a superhero partner to Batman.
#1 - Fall
Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Aug 3, 2014
Jason Burr steals the Ion Cortex in order to make a deal with the League of Assassins. Note: Included on Season One, Part One: Shadows of Gotham DVD/Blu-ray.
#2 - Unique
Season 1 - Episode 21 - Aired Sep 27, 2014
An old friend of Bruce Wayne's comes to him for help, when her father has been cloned by a mysterious organization to create an army of super soldier man hunters.
#3 - Darkness
Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired Aug 10, 2014
Batman makes an unlikely alliance with Silver Monkey to escape from the League of Assassins.
#4 - Toxic
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Aug 17, 2013
Batman tries to save Rex Mason from transforming into Metamorpho after he mistakenly ingests a dose of highly toxic chemicals.
#5 - Alone
Season 1 - Episode 26 - Aired Sep 27, 2014
When Alfred is taken hostage by Deathstroke in the Bat cave, Batman must face him alone. Harvey Dent reveals his true nature as Two Face.
#6 - Nexus
Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired Aug 24, 2014
Six months after the black out, new DA Harvey Dent is trying to put a stop to the mask and cape crisis.
#7 - Allies
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Sep 14, 2013
Lt. Gordon asks for Batman’s help to recover his kidnapped daughter Barbara; Batman and Katana find a rhythm working together to save her.
#8 - Animal
Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired Sep 21, 2014
In order to track a thief who has stolen a dangerous piece of code-breaking software, Batman has himself arrested and thrown into Blackgate prison.
#9 - Twist
Season 1 - Episode 25 - Aired Sep 27, 2014
Batman continues to work in secret so he can find answers, while Harvey Dent recovers in Gotham Hospital. Blaming Batman for everything, he enacts martial law in Gotham.
#10 - Doppelganger
Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired Sep 27, 2014
Batman and Katana encounter a strange Man-Bat creature, who is the experimental result of Pyg and Toad's animal army of mutant humans.
#11 - Attraction
Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Jul 27, 2014
Magpie returns… and is determined to take out Batman’s new partner Katana at any cost. Note: Included on Season One, Part One: Shadows of Gotham DVD/Blu-ray.
#12 - Epitaph
Season 1 - Episode 24 - Aired Sep 27, 2014
When Bruce Wayne is "assassinated" by Batman, he lets the world think he's dead and goes in search of the imposter - "The Bad Batman".
#13 - Sacrifice
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Sep 28, 2013
Anarky returns once again to challenge Batman -- but this time, his plan is far more deadly. Stealing a valuable object from the League of Assassins, Anarky pins the blame on Batman. At the same time, Anarky informs Batman that he knows where he can find the League. Although he knows it's a trap, Batman goes with Katana anyway. As it turns out, Anarky has led both Batman, Katana, League leader Lady Shiva and her ninja assassins to a building that handles rare and deadly diseases. Once inside, Anarky releases one of the airborne viruses in the building. Now Batman and the others have to find a way to escape before being killed. One more thing: if the virus gets out...Gotham is doomed!
#14 - Secrets
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jul 20, 2013
A new female villain, Magpie, kidnaps Batman, who must decipher her multiple personality disorder in order to outsmart her.
#15 - Control
Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Sep 21, 2013
Katana saves Batman from Cypher, a part robot villain with the powers of mind control who is seeking the Ion Cortex.
#16 - Instinct
Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Oct 5, 2013
Professor Pyg and Mr. Toad are back...and they've set their sights on Gotham's elite couture culture. Leaving clues that only Batman can decipher, they attack both a model and a clothing designer -- encasing them in deadly traps. Although Batman and Katana are able to save the day, they miss Pyg and Toad's master plan: to destroy the yacht where the after-party for Gotham's Fashion Week is being staged. Every fashion icon in the world will be there... as well as Bruce Wayne!
#17 - Safe
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Aug 3, 2013
When Bruce Wayne hires a brilliant scientist to work on the his newest product, a device capable of solving the world’s energy crisis, he draws the attention of one of the most dangerous groups in the world – the League of Assassins.
#18 - Choices
Season 1 - Episode 23 - Aired Sep 27, 2014
When Batman and Katana are ambushed in the Gotham subway by Killer Croc, it's up to Barbara Gordon to save them. Only one problem: Barbara is on a date.
#19 - Broken
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Aug 10, 2013
Strange, life-size metal toy army men appear all over Gotham, armed with real weapons. When Batman investigates, he discovers they are more than toys.
#20 - Monsters
Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired Sep 7, 2014
Batman and Katana team up with Rex Mason, also known as the "Golem of Old Gotham", as they combat an increasing army of armored thugs that have been terrorizing several parts of Old Gotham. In addition, they also dodge Harvey Dent's newly-created Special Crimes Unit, which is ordered to take down both the armored criminals and the vigilantes fighting them.
#21 - Reckoning
Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired Aug 17, 2014
Ra's al Ghul recruits an army of Batman's foes (Professor Pyg, Mr. Toad, Magpie, Tobias Whale, Phosphorus Rex, and Cypher) in order to eliminate him.
#22 - Family
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Sep 7, 2013
With the League of Assassins knowing where the SoulTaker Sword is, but unable to get Katana to return it, they decide their only course of action is to kidnap Bruce Wayne and hold him for ransom -- that ransom being the sword. Of course, they don't realize that Bruce Wayne is actually Batman! When Katana shows up to turn over the sword and rescue Wayne, Alfred causes a diversion, allowing Wayne to don the Batman suit and join the battle. Teaming with Katana to end the League, Batman finds himself in an all-out ninja fight that ends with a startling revelation.
#23 - Tests
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jul 27, 2013
Bruce puts Katana through a series of tests to prove her loyalty; meanwhile Batman battles Anarky.
#24 - Hero
Season 1 - Episode 22 - Aired Sep 27, 2014
Desperate to rid the city of Batman, Harvey Dent allies with Anarky, who recruits a new hero to take Batman's place... Deathstroke.
#25 - Hunted
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jul 13, 2013
Batman stops two vigilantes from taking their revenge over a shady land deal. An aging Alfred hires his replacement: a female bodyguard named Katana.