The Best Episodes of Inspector Gadget
Last Updated: Feb 3, 2019
A cyborg police detective works criminal cases for the Chief of Police, fighting (with help from his genius niece Penny and her pet dog Brain) against his arch-nemesis Dr. Claw, who is the leader of an evil organization, known as "M.A.D.".
#2 - Dutch Treat
Season 1 - Episode 33
Inspector Gadget hunts for diamond smugglers in the land of tulips and chocolate.
#3 - Great Divide
Season 1 - Episode 34
Gadget visits the Balkans to stop a war between a tribe of super-strong men (the Dooplas) and a tribe of super-strong women (the Hooplas) while Dr. Claw tries to steal the potion that gives them their uncanny strength--yogurt made from a particular goat's milk.
#4 - Gadget's Replacement
Season 1 - Episode 23
A new supercomputer has made the Metro City police so efficient that Chief Quimby fires Gadget but M.A.D. has a plan to control the computer and feed the police false information.
#5 - Greenfinger
Season 1 - Episode 24
Gadget is assigned to protect Professor Greenfinger who has developed a super plant growth formula, but Greenfinger has already been replaced by a M.A.D. agent.
#6 - Arabian Nights
Season 1 - Episode 31
Gadget is sent to the wealthy Middle-Eastern kingdom of Yetzanistan to safeguard a sacred sword.
#7 - A Bad Altitude
Season 1 - Episode 50
Dr. Claw intends to sink most of an island so that his (currently) mountaintop resort will become the only hotel on "M.A.D. Island".
#8 - Quizmaster
Season 1 - Episode 65
A slick game show host mesmerizes contestants when they enter his TV program's sealed "21"-like booth, which is outfitted with hypnotic lights. The contestants are then commanded to rob banks and turn over the stolen loot to Dr. Claw. Gadget investigates, but becomes another victim of the hypnosis.
#9 - Haunted Castle
Season 1 - Episode 8
While searching for a crime-fighters' convention in Transylvania Gadget arrives at a castle that Dr. Claw has booby-trapped to kill him.
#10 - Eye of the Dragon
Season 1 - Episode 35
Gadget is sent to Hong Kong to recover the priceless jewel the Eye of the Dragon and foil an alliance between Dr. Claw and Hong Kong's crime-lord Mr. Chow.
#11 - M.A.D. Acadamy
Season 1 - Episode 42
Gadget is assigned to find and shut down M.A.D.'s training center for its agents and Dr. Claw decides eliminating Gadget will make a good class project for the latest batch of recruits.
#12 - Wambini Predicts
Season 2 - Episode 3
The Great Wambini goes to Alpakistan to win the King's diamond-spitting llama by making three accurate predictions. Gadget is sent along to investigate M.A.D. involvement, and ends up playing in the National Floobyball Tournament.
#14 - Luck of the Irish
Season 1 - Episode 44
Gadget heads to Ireland to locate the Blarney Stone, "The national treasure of Ireland," when it's stolen by M.A.D. agents. While plotting to use a laser cannon to slice up the Stone and smuggle it out of the country, Dr. Claw dispatches the quarrelsome O'Shea Brothers to eliminate Gadget.
#15 - In Seine
Season 1 - Episode 59
In Paris a M.A.D. agent uses a robot to rob the rich and famous.
#18 - Movie Set
Season 1 - Episode 13
Gadget falls for actress Lana Lamour unaware that she's a M.A.D. agent and that her movie is M.A.D.'s cover for filming top secret facilities.
#19 - Plantform of the Opera
Season 1 - Episode 37
M.A.D. agents use an opera house as cover to tunnel into a bank vault while protected by a killer man-eating plant.
#20 - Birds of a Feather
Season 1 - Episode 61
In Turkey a M.A.D. agent uses his birds to steal a very valuable gemstone from an exhibition.
#21 - School for Pickpockets
Season 1 - Episode 64
Gadget must foil Dr. Claw's plans to steal his new Gadget watch, and close down the school for pickpockets.
#22 - Focus on Gadget
Season 2 - Episode 13
When a space station orbiting Earth goes silent, Gadget must investigate. Penny and Brain tag along aboard the space shuttle that takes Gadget to his destination, where Penny discovers that the station's soft-spoken HAL-like supercomputer is under the control of two M.A.D. agents, Dr. Null and Dr. Void. Their evil plot involves a giant magnifying glass that can aim and intensify the sun's rays towards Earth.
#23 - N.S.F. Gadget
Season 2 - Episode 15
M.A.D. gains control of Metro City's banks, by tapping into an orbiting satellite. With the added distraction of "Crazy Gas", a substance that induces hallucinations in their victims, can even Inspector Gadget ever hope to regain control of the city's bank accounts?
#24 - Gadget in Winterland aka Winter Olympics (Pilot)
Season 1 - Episode 1
Gadget goes to the Winterland Resort where the world's athletes are gathered for the opening of the Olympic games. Dr.Claw tries to ruin the Olympics by replacing the torch bearer with a M.A.D. Agent and replacing the torch with dynamite.
#25 - Volcano Island (Gadget Goes Hawaiian)
Season 1 - Episode 16
A prophet working for M.A.D. predicts doom for an island resort and plans to use his "pineapple bombs" to trigger the island's volcano to ensure his prediction comes true.