The BEST Episodes of Inspector Gadget
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Dec 26, 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.".
#3 - Great Divide
Season 1 - Episode 34 - Aired Apr 21, 1984
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 - Aired Feb 11, 1984
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.
#8 - Quizmaster
Season 1 - Episode 65 - Aired Nov 24, 1984
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.
#10 - M.A.D. Acadamy
Season 1 - Episode 42 - Aired Jun 16, 1984
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.
#11 - Wambini Predicts
Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 28, 1985
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.
#13 - Luck of the Irish
Season 1 - Episode 44 - Aired Jun 30, 1984
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 - Movie Set
Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Dec 3, 1983
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 - Focus on Gadget
Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired Dec 7, 1985
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.
#20 - N.S.F. Gadget
Season 2 - Episode 15 - Aired Dec 21, 1985
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?
#21 - Gadget in Winterland aka Winter Olympics (Pilot)
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 12, 1983
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 - Aired Dec 24, 1983
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.