The BEST episodes of Detentionaire
Every episode of Detentionaire ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Detentionaire!
Lee was looking forward to his first year of high school at A. Nigma High. That is, until he was falsely accused of pulling off the biggest prank in high school history and sentenced to one full year of detention. You know what they say - do the crime, do the time. The only problem is Lee is actually innocent. Now, every day, he must escape the heavily fortified detention room, infiltrate a new social clique, and unravel yet another piece of the gigantic, mysterious prank puzzle – all to discover who really pulled off the totally epic stunt he got blamed for.
#1 - The Dance (1)
Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired 9/17/2012
Cam and Brandy are called to Room 113B, which has never been used as a classroom but as the janitor's closet. It turns out that the room has a secret elevator and a Hypnosis system which leads to the underground room where Lee found the strange plug machine which turns out to be the reason the school (except Lee and Biffy) gets hypnotised. They destroy the machine and escape the room, but Biffy is left behind as he confronts a few Hazmats. The school inspector arrives at the room Cam, Brandy and Lee are in for the school inspection. Lee tries to tell the inspector that Barrage is evil but is rejected and is declared the reason for why the school isn't perfect, so he is expelled. Meanwhile, Lynch who has brainwashed everything about him from every person's memory, plans the school dance to set up a trap. But an unsuspecting Tina feels curious.Watch Now:Amazon
#2 - The Tag Along
Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired 3/22/2012
On a particularly rainy day Lee is surprised to find Holger arriving at school dry as a bone. He explains that during the events of "Friday Nights Bites" Holger discovered a series of underground tunnels connecting the school and Brandy's apartment. Lee makes his way to the library where the tunnel entrance is suppose to be, though he locates the entrance the fire alarm is pulled forcing Lee to evacuate. The Alarm was pulled by a fan of Lee's work Lynch who ends up in detention with Lee and Biffy. Vice Principal Victoria is planning on renovating the library thus preventing Lee from investigating the tunnels for 2-3 weeks, forcing Lee to allow Lynch to tag along to the tunnels. Once inside Lee finds his father's office and collects a photo of his family in Korea shortly after he was born, though when Lee and Lynch bring Tina back everything is gone. In a subplot, Lee's friends are acting suspicious and are avoiding him, which is revealed to be because they're organizing a surprise party for him, which is ultimately held in the rain.
#3 - Friday Nights Bites
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 9/16/2011
Lee is blackmailed by his self proclaimed girlfriend Brandy who forces him to attend a party of hers or else the fact that he's been sneaking out of detention will be revealed. In order to avoid the wrath of his overbearing mother Lee attends the party. There he learns the identity of those that composed the music for the Prank, the Dudes of Darkness, which has a hypnotic effect on the other party goers. Unfortunately Lee's mother learns from watching the news that Lee was at the party against her strict demands of grounding, getting him into even more trouble.
#4 - Blitzkrieg Bop'd
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 9/12/2011
On the first day of Tenth Grade, Lee Ping is framed for a mind blowing prank and thus is sentenced to one full year of detention and one full year of grounding. Lee's fellow inmate Biff convinces him to sneak out of detention to collect evidence from the auditorium which can prove his innocence. The only thing Lee can salvage is a camera phone which contains a picture of someone messing with Lee's bag during the Prank, and when Lee finds a match for the hand in the photo he will clear his name.Watch Now:Amazon
#5 - Knock Knock
Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired 9/14/2012
Lee finds that Lynch can track down who's Radcircle and they both go to confront him. While there, Lee gets trapped in a room and Lynch disappears. Radcircles contacts him from a TV in the trap room. Lee escapes and finds lynch's wallet with the address to his home.Lee then starts a search for Lynch. When arriving at Lynch's house, he spots Principle Barrage going into the house using Stealth Mode. Lee sneaks in as well and goes to Lynch's room and hides under the bed. Barrage almost caught him with his eye scanner, but it just missed coming into contact with Lee's skin. Barrage leaves, and Lee crawls out from under the bed. He then notices Lynch's computer, and he finds a video with Radcircles in it. In front of the computer, there was a voice modifier and his billboard is covered by sticky notes which have Knock Knock Jokes written all over it. This indicates that Lynch is Radcircles.Watch Now:Amazon
#6 - The Theme Team
Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired 9/13/2012
Lee leads Victoria to the underground tunnels, to tell her that she is going to be kidnapped by someone. Victoria tells Lee that she used to be a government officer, whose group was eliminated by Barrage, also a government officer. Victoria tells Lee to frame Barrage so that people think he's evil. Meanwhile, the school tries to propose a theme for the school dance, Tina and Brad suggest a "Save the Rainforests" dance, to make the dance a bit romantic, for Tina (whose secretly planning to dance with Lee). Their idea is ultimately chosen by the school due to the prank song, which hypnotises the students. At home, Lee is told by Cam that Holger is going to the dance with Kimmie.Watch Now:Amazon
#7 - A.Nigma Prison Blues
Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired 9/11/2012
After giving detention to people who have seen the robot Hazmats, including Cam, Tina and Brad, he finds his opportunity to get Brandy to help him school inspector to inspect the school. Their phones are taken custody, including Radcircle's phone, which are taken to be burnt. The schools fails to pass but is given a second chance. Lee eventually retrieves Radcircle's phone and replaces the burnt phones with new ones, given by Vice Principal Victoria from the School Sponsor.
#8 - Mastermind
Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired 9/6/2012
Tina's younger (and for some reason, smarter) sister Ruby turns herself in because she was behind the prank. Lee tries to find out if she is involved in the prank and Tina investigates whether she is involved in the prank or used by Lee (in her words). Cam helps Lee track down the real Radcircle and eventually bumps into the figure, dropping Radcircle's phone in the process. Ruby confesses to Tina and Lee that she wasn't involved in the prank and wanted detention so she can't go to university. Lee is then given Radcircle's phone and detention from Barrage back. Lee charges Radcircle's phone, he can't wait to use it to find out who he is. The episode ends with Lee leaving his room for dinner and Radcircle's phone being fully charged and is locked.Watch Now:Amazon
#11 - Game of Clones
Season 4 - Episode 9 - Aired 1/3/2014
The episode begins with Tina trapped in a Mann, Wurst and Finnwich truck on its way to Coral Grove by Mr Wurst, fearing Jenny is next. Meanwhile, Lee gives Holger one of the keys for protection, and Cam is forced to be in Chaz's talk show. Lee and Holger is caught by Barrage, he gives Holger detention and Lee "something new". Jenny is trying to find Tina, and is tricked into talking with Mr Wurst. Biffy shows Lee the teachers' lounge and try to investigate. Mr Wurst and his clone asks Jenny where the book is otherwise she's taken to Coral Grove with Tina. The teachers act strangely to Barrage's surprise and decides to teach them a lesson. Holger is put in charge of his class, which happens to be where Chaz's Corner is being held. After seeing this, Biffy and Lee decide to get a teacher to trigger the machines in the lounge. Holger takes over the Chaz's show because of Cam's humiliation. Jenny is taken with Tina to Coral Grove. Biffy and Lee trigger the door to the clone room, however Barrage arrives at the lounge with the captured teachers. Barrage knows that the teachers were clones and keeps them in their recharge pods until they're normal, while Biffy and Lee sneak in to the clone room. There they find the teachers' statistics, and that Sue, Lee's mother, is a clone. The episode ends with Tina and Jeeny breaking out of their crate, only to find that they're in a submarine.Watch Now:Amazon
#15 - The Cam-didate
Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired 9/3/2012
Holger forces Lee to run for president because he thinks it will get even with Lee and Cam. When Lee hears that if he wins he can get out of detention for good, he takes the vote seriously. Biffy helps Lee humiliate Cam as Kimmie helps Cam humiliate Lee, Holger makes everything worse by accidentally making Cam think about tell everyone about Lee's crush on Tina Kwee during the vote. Unaware of his plan, Lee plans to use the word "butterscotch" to hypnotise Cam in front of the school, but will use it if his plan is worse. At the election, Cam tells the school about Lee's crush on Tina (who thinks it's a lie), Lee retaliates and hypnotise Cam. Cam acts like a monkey and climbs onto the rafters as Lee follows, Lee finds out he was hypnotised during the prank. Lee apologizes to Cam about the prank and Cam is eventually elected as class president.Watch Now:Amazon
#16 - 15th Graders
Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 3/1/2012
Lee is given one day of amnesty from detention as per the rules of the Students charter of rights. But he can't enjoy the day off as he's accidentally incured the wrath of the fearsome 15th graders when he enters their territory chasing a lead. During the brief period of time in which the Tazelwurm had Lee's phone someone programed in a series of numbers, a locker number and combination. Inside said locker Lee finds his original bag from the day one prank. However Lee has more pressing matters to attend to, he must deal with the 15th Graders or else they will daunt him for the rest of his high school life. Lee is saved from the 15th graders by the Tazelwurm just in time to avoid further grounding from his mother.
#17 - Welcome to Factory Island
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 3/8/2012
Due to a outbreak of Frogs at the school Barrage and Victoria schedule a emergency field trip to the recently reopened Green Apple Splat company for the entire 10th grade. There a melt down is triggered by some of the students, in-advertantly locking the students inside the factory. Barrage and Lee are able to work together to not only save the class from the melt-down but also the fearsome cyborg tazelwurms living inside the factory. In a side plot Lee discovers that the Tazelwurm planted a key like device inside his bag which proves vital in the group's survival, and it's discovered that not only did a trio of environmentalists release the frogs at the school and trigger the melt down but they also released them during the Prank, though they aren't connected to the others in the conspiracy.
#18 - 28 Sneezes Later
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 2/16/2012
A Nigma High is consumed by a Flu Epidemic, Lee included. Lee's cell phone containing the Prank Song is stolen by the Tazelwurm. Lee chases the Tazelwurm to a underground laboratory, where he learns the Prank Song was developed there. The Tazelwurm gives Lee a folder containing all the information about the Prank. Unfortunately Lee is captured by the Cleaners, is knocked unconcious, and dragged back to detention where he wakes up and writes the experience off as a bad dream. In a Sub plot Holger, Camilio, Brandy, and Chaz are attempting to escape the school before the flu turn them into "Zombies" too, and Principal Barrage does battle with his old enemy "Colonel Von Virus."
#19 - Chaz's Corner
Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired 4/12/2012
Following last episode's cliff hanger Holger has yet to tell Lee about Camillio for fear of breaking up their friendship, instead coming to believe Camillio has been replaced by a robot and setting out to expose him. Lee has more pressing matters to deal with, having discovered that Chaz stole the Prank footage from Day one and is planning on airing it on his upcoming "Chaz's Corner" segment, which contains evidence of his innocence. Barrage begins hunting down the footage promising rewards for anyone who can bring him the Prank Footage. Lee is able to convince Chaz to air the footage early so that he can watch it, discovering that it was Camillio who switched his bag! At home Lee tries to confront Camillio with the information but is interrupted. He does, however, tell Radcircles that he knows that he's Camillio, who only begins laughing maniacally.Watch Now:Amazon
#20 - The Down with Lee Club
Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired 3/29/2012
Lee discovers that a "Down with Lee Club" has formed at A. Nigma High as a result of the pranks he pulled in "15th Graders". Worse yet, this Club is now being helped out by Radcircles! Radcircles has a plan to get Lee expelled, to this end Lee is forced to send Camilio in undercover. Camillio discovers that the group is planning a trio of pranks against the staff of A. Nigma high that will unquestionably frame Lee, but it's discovered too late that this is a distraction for the group to steal Barrage's leg and plant it in Lee's locker. Lee and Holger are able to work together to leave the leg somewhere Barrage can find it but away from suspicion.
#21 - Disco History Times
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 2/23/2012
Lee receives a email from Radcircles telling him to meet him at the auditions for the annual school play. Disguised as the lead character "Alexander Nigma" Lee arrives on scene and is in-advertantly indocturned into the play as the lead character. Facing off against Radcircles in a bizzare game of Cat and Mouse Lee attempts to use the email to contact Radcircles during the play to make him reveal himself unsuccessfully. Brandy, Lee's leading lady, becoming frustrated with Lee, rips his fake beard off, nearly revealing to the crowd his identity. Luckily Biff and Camilio manage to cover for him, and in the process Lee gets back to detention before Barrage dismisses him. While Lee has failed to find Radcircles, he vowes to him in a email that he will find him.
#22 - Big Chicken
Season 4 - Episode 3 - Aired 11/22/2013
The episode begins with the Serpent gathering things used by the Ping family as they sleep. In Tina's room, while respectively trying to access the files of the Coral Grove website and decipher the book, Tina and Jenny admit to each other their feelings for Lee, worrying them about its possible effects on their new, close friendship and resulting in them competing to impress Lee with their findings throughout the day. In the early morning, Lee has a nightmare about choosing between Tina or Jenny. Holger calls Lee about a dream in which Lee is crushed by a giant chicken at 9:30am. At school, Cam finds Grayson running away from him, but he is called into the Mr Wurst's office as he pursues. Barrage arrives and gives Lee, Biffy, Tina and Jenny detention for being seconds late to class. When Cam tells Mr Wurst about him cheating, Barrage arrives and expels but Wurst insists he is principal and Cam will only be suspended. Wurst and Barrage literally fighting over who is principal and the appropriate punishment. Cam gets Lee and Brandy to find Grayson and turn him in, causing Tina and Jenny to think they're back together, but Grayson escapes. During this, Brandy confronts Lee about his love triangle with Tina and Jenny. Meanwhile, a man supplying chicken for the staff arrives in a chicken costume, causing Holger to attack him. After Wurst and Barrage call a truce and compromise, they suspend Cam and strip him of his presidency. Brandy chastises Lee for not confessing his feelings to Tina, calling him a 'big chicken', and he enthusiastically runs to tell her. Meanwhile, Tina deduces a way to identify which files on the Coral Grove site are about which inmate. Tired and afraid of their love rivalry, Jenny suggests a pact that neither of them ever date Lee for the sake of their friendship and themselves, as Lee is seemingly with Brandi again. Tina agrees right before Lee arrives and privately confesses to her. A horrified and crying Tina turns him down as he's too late and rWatch Now:Amazon
#23 - Splitting Hairs
Season 4 - Episode 4 - Aired 11/29/2013
Tina shows Jenny a photo she found of Barrage, Mr Wurst, Vice Principal Victoria, Jenny's mother, and other school teachers together in the Coral Grove files dressed in lab coats. Jenny's bike gets stolen on her way to school and she accepts a ride from the Serpent. The Serpent sets up a lice outbreak at the school by putting a infected helmet lice on Jenny. At school, Biffy tests Holger's claims to superpowers for his own amusement until Kimmie points out his hypocrisy, while Lee struggles to cope with Tina's rejection by obsessively monitoring the feed of the Serpent's office. The phone's charger is dislodged by the Serpent's snake but Lee finds photos of his family in the office when the camera is moved before the battery runs out. Meanwhile, Cam spends his time watching cable TV during suspension but starts to miss school. Beth, a mathlete, is the new school president as she was the only other candidate (other than Lee) in season 1 but starts to annoy students because of her selfish policies, abuse of power and obsession with wizards. The Serpent appears at the school to get a sample of Lee's hair during the outbreak's screening process. Lee, Biffy and Holger pursue him throughout the school but he escapes, giving Jenny, who is now smitten with him, another ride. During their webcam conversation, Cam suggests the Serpent's gathering of things from Lee's family is related to cloning, or perhaps the Serpent is simply a fan. The episode ends with the Serpent scanning Lee's hair, getting a positive DNA test and discarding Biffy's dead phone. As he looks out towards the city, he declares "I finally found you".Watch Now:Amazon
#24 - Revenge of the Cycle Killers
Season 4 - Episode 5 - Aired 12/6/2013
The episode begins with the Serpent's exposition to the audience instead of Lee's, during which he states he is one of the greatest warriors, has his own mission apart from working with Cassandra and now has all the facts. Lee and Biffy are told by Barrage to burn all the lice-infested furniture in a fire on the field. Lee and Biffy notice that two teachers look a lot like Benjamin Franklin and Mark Twain, making them revisit Cam's clone theory. They ask some jocks to dispose of the furniture and proceed to investigate. Meanwhile, Jenny and Tina meet the Serpent again and they hang out as Tina gracefully leaves them alone, thoughs he is alrmed when Jenny leaves on his motorbike again. He takes her to the woods and leaves her as a storm hits to investigate something in the bushes. Cam is dealing with suspension/being grounded as his little sister bugs him. During the day, Cam has flashbacks of himself being bullied in the past. After being forced by his sister to watch a horror movie with her, Holger arrives to take care of them. Lee and Biffy find files stating that the teachers were born on the same date, February 29th, a leap year, just like Lee's mum. As Biffy finds that the teachers all live in the same condo as Brandy, Lee finds his mum's file but the Tazelwurm arrives, steals it and throws it in the fire. As a surprise, the Serpent arrives and gives Jenny her bike back after it was lost and they go on a ride together to make up for him leaving her afraid. Grayson arrives at Cam's place to apologize for blackmailing him and the others for bullying him when they were younger. Though Cam never actively partook, he seemed to accidentally contribute as every prank on Cam was reflected onto Grayson even worse. At home, Lee video chats with Tina about what happened that day, neither realising it was the Serpent who met Jenny. The episode ends with Tina, upset that she can't further her relationship with Lee due to the pact.Watch Now:Amazon
#25 - The Common Denominator
Season 4 - Episode 6 - Aired 12/13/2013
Brandy tells Cam the "Glamazon Vote", where they vote for a leader, is today and turns down his offer of help due to his reputation declining after losing his presidency. Biffy figures out a way he and Lee can figure out if cloning teachers is taking place: talking to the the 15th Graders. The 15th Graders build Beth a trebuchet for her, due to Chopper being attracted to her. Biffy pretends to set up a date after school for Chopper in exchange for some information, some photos of a teacher's weight fluctuations further convincing them of the cloning. Lee and Biffy decide to go to Brandy's apartment building to find the teachers. Brandy has trouble with the vote as the other two Glamazons are too dim and afraid of Kimmie to be persuaded to vote against her. Kimmie subtly tells Brandy she's onto her and Cam eventually goes out to Brandy's place to help. When Lee and Biffy get to the building, they are invited into Mr. Langhorne's room but are knocked out by gas when Langhorne goes to lie down. After waking up to find Langhorne gone, they cover their mouths, lie on the bed and find themselves in a chamber with sleeping teachers in pods. After touching one of them and turning him to dust, activating an alarm, they climb back out. Kimmie is voted the leader again, Cam arriving right after voting ends and Brandy is kicked out of the Glamazons for voting for herself and insulting Kimmie afterwards. The episode ends with Biffy hypothesizing all the teachers may be clones. Lee realises what he is implying and denies his mother is a clone. Biffy points out the recent evidence: they saw teachers in the pods, Langhorne's room smelled like the staff room and the Taz stole the file on Sue Ping. Lee jumps on his parents bed to prove that his mother is not a clone, with nothing happening.Watch Now:Amazon