The Best Episodes of Blake's 7


#1 - Blake 8.45

Season 4 - Episode 13

After Orac traces Blake's trail to the planet Gauda Prime, Avon and crew travel there, leaving the destroyed Xenon base behind. Scorpio is attacked on approach to the planet and crash lands on the surface of Gauda Prime. Avon and crew travel in search of Blake, and discover that he may have sold out to the Federation.

Directors: Mary Ridge
Project Avalon

#2 - Project Avalon 8.34

Season 1 - Episode 9

Another freedom-fighter, Avalon, is held hostage by Travis in a Federation detention cell, and is recovered by Blake's crew. Travis devises a plan to destroy Blake and his crew using Avalon.

Directors: Michael E. Briant
Space Fall

#3 - Space Fall 8.34

Season 1 - Episode 2

Blake and some criminals attempt to seize control of the prison ship london as it passess a space war where an abandoned ship is found.

Directors: Pennant Roberts

#4 - Terminal 8.31

Season 3 - Episode 13

Avon secretly takes over the ship and flies it through a field containing enzymes which eat away at the Liberator's hull. They reach the planetoid Terminal, where Avon believes Blake is residing.

Directors: Mary Ridge

#5 - Redemption 8.31

Season 2 - Episode 1

The crew encounter the System, builders and original owners of the Liberator (known to them as Deep Space Vehicle-2). They disable its defense systems in an attempt to try to get their craft back. A sister ship (DSV-1), in pursuit, is destroyed by Orac.

Directors: Vere Lorrimer

#6 - Power 8.31

Season 4 - Episode 2

The Scorpio, rendered inaccessible by an elaborate security system, is stolen by a native of the planet who seeks to escape. Avon completes the Scorpio teleport system with the help of Orac.

Directors: Mary Ridge

#7 - Gambit 8.20

Season 2 - Episode 11

Blake believes Docholli knows the location of Star One, and has traced him to Freedom City, a gambler's paradise. At the Big Wheel gambling casino, a miniaturized Orac helps Avon and Vila win large amounts of money. Little do they know Servalan has got there ahead of them.

Directors: George Spenton-Foster

#8 - Orbit 8.16

Season 4 - Episode 11

The scientist Egrorian offers Avon a powerful weapon, the Tachyon Funnel, in exchange for Orac. Servalan, who is behind the transfer, prepares a plan to double-cross Avon that would give her both the Tachyon Funnel and Orac.

Directors: Brian Lighthill

#9 - Weapon 8.15

Season 2 - Episode 3

The rebels and the Federation are searching for the stolen prototype of Imipak, a deadly new weapon. Servalan and Travis use a Blake clone to get information on this weapon from one of Blake's friends.

Directors: George Spenton-Foster

#10 - Orac 8.14

Season 1 - Episode 13

The Liberator crew fly to Aristo to deliver the supplies to Ensor, in exchange for radiation drugs and the computer Orac, which Ensor gives to Blake before he dies. Orac predicts the destruction of the Liberator.

Directors: Vere Lorrimer

#11 - Killer 8.12

Season 2 - Episode 7

The Liberator crew journey to a planet where a friend of Avon's works, in order to get TP crystals. The derelict spaceship K-47 is retrieved, and an on-board virus spreads throughout the complex.

Directors: Vere Lorrimer
Star One

#12 - Star One 8.11

Season 2 - Episode 13

The crew reach Star One, only to find it is already being overtaken by Andromedan forces. While Blake plots the destruction of Star One Travis plots the destruction of the entire human race. Avon kills Travis and the Federation computer is destroyed. Blake is seriously hurt.

Directors: David Maloney

#13 - Sand 8.08

Season 4 - Episode 9

Servalan investigates a planet which contains an unknown substance of potential usefulness whose investigation team mysteriously died. The crew learn of Servalan's trip and decide to investigate for themselves.

Directors: Vivienne Cozens

#14 - Countdown 8.00

Season 2 - Episode 9

The crew travels to the planet Albian in search of information on the location of the Federation computer system Star One. Avon defuses a bomb with the help of Del Grant, who had thought Avon deserted his sister.

Directors: Vere Lorrimer

#15 - Seek-Locate-Destroy 7.96

Season 1 - Episode 6

The crew steals a Federation deciphering unit and accidently leave Cally behind. Travis finds her and decides to used her in a hostage trap for Blake.

Directors: Vere Lorrimer
Voice from the Past

#16 - Voice from the Past 7.95

Season 2 - Episode 10

A ""time bomb"" planted in Blake's memory by the Federation has been stimulated. He goes to an asteroid to meet with the legendary Shivar and Governor Le Grand, who also wish to overthrow the Federation.

Directors: George Spenton-Foster
Cygnus Alpha

#17 - Cygnus Alpha 7.94

Season 1 - Episode 3

Blake tries to rescue the remaining prisoners from the prison planet Cygnus Alpha only to find they have a disease that can be cured by the power mad high priest Vargas

Directors: Vere Lorrimer

#18 - Powerplay 7.93

Season 3 - Episode 2

Avon and Dayna return to the Liberator, only to find it has been claimed by Tarrant. The rest of the crew are rescued by a medical ship and eventually brought back to the Liberator.

Directors: David Maloney

#19 - Aftermath 7.93

Season 3 - Episode 1

Severely damaged by combat in the Galactic War, the Liberator disperses its crew while it repairs itself. Avon lands on a planet and is rescued by the daughter of a former revolutionary. Priceless scenes between Avon and Servalan.

Directors: Vere Lorrimer

#20 - Assassin 7.91

Season 4 - Episode 7

Servalan hires an assassin to kill the crew by luring them to a trap set aboard the assassin's ship.

Directors: David Sullivan Proudfoot

#21 - Death-Watch 7.87

Season 3 - Episode 12

The crew visits the Teal and Vandor systems, currently at war with each other. A representative of each system is chosen for a battle. Tarrant kills the warrior who killed his brother.

Directors: Gerald Blake

#22 - Trial 7.85

Season 2 - Episode 6

Blake is questioning his purpose and motives after Gan's death and goes to a barren planet to reflect on things. Travis is put on trial and court-martialled for the deaths of civilans all courtesy of Servalan.

Directors: Derek Martinus

#23 - Gold 7.85

Season 4 - Episode 10

A plan to steal a shipment of atomically converted gold being transported from the planet Xeroc aboard a domestic passenger ship winds up turning into a major loss for the crew.

Directors: Brian Lighthill

#24 - Duel 7.85

Season 1 - Episode 8

The Liberator, low on power is lured into a trap by Travis of three federation ships. Blake decides the only option is to ram Travis's ship but before the battle reaches it's conclusion the goddess Sinofar suspends the battle and set Blake and Travis in a one-on-one death match on a forest planet

Directors: Douglas Camfield

#25 - Shadow 7.82

Season 2 - Episode 2

The Liberator reaches Space City where Blake seeks the assistance of the Terra Nostra, a criminal group who control the deadly drug Shadow. Blake must find out what the link with the Federation is, and why Orac is telepathically torturing Cally. The key appears to be the planet Zonda.

Directors: Jonathan Wright Miller