The BEST Episodes of MEGALOBOX

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Nov 22, 2019

A desolate land stretches out from the city of poverty. A motorcycle speeds recklessly, blowing clouds of sand and dust. The rider is the protagonist of this story – he has neither a name nor a past. All he has is his ring name, “Junk Dog” and a technique for rigging MEGALOBOX matches with his pal Gansaku Nanbu, which they use to support their hand-to-mouth lives. JD is bored, resigned, and unfulfilled. Yuri has been the reigning champion of MEGALOBOX for the past few years. He has the skills and presence of a true champion. This is a story of JD and his rival, Yuri.

A Deadmarch

#1 - A Deadmarch

Season 1 - Episode 11

Joe faces off against the bloody lion, Glen Burroughs. If he wants his friends to live, he'll have to throw the match. After coming this far... is there nothing else Team Nowhere can do?

star 8.38
65 votes
Directors: You Moriyama
Writers: Katsuhiko Manabe, Kensaku Kojima
Leap Over the Edge of Death

#2 - Leap Over the Edge of Death

Season 1 - Episode 12

Inspired by Joe's meteoric rise, and wanting to face him in a fair fight, Yuri makes a decision that will change everything for himself and Yukiko.

star 8.08
62 votes
Directors: You Moriyama
Writers: Katsuhiko Manabe, Kensaku Kojima
Buy or Die?

#3 - Buy or Die?

Season 1 - Episode 1

In the run-down slums of a futuristic city, the boxer only known as Junk Dog is making a living throwing fights for the mob in underground arenas. That all changes when he has a chance encounter with the champion, Yuri.

star 8.02
93 votes
Directors: You Moriyama
Writers: Katsuhiko Manabe, Kensaku Kojima
The Man Only Dies Once

#4 - The Man Only Dies Once

Season 1 - Episode 2

Yuri has sought Junk Dog out to test his mettle in the ring, and their encounter will leave the underground fighter a changed man.

star 8.01
82 votes
Directors: You Moriyama
Writers: Katsuhiko Manabe, Kensaku Kojima
A Dead Flower Shall Never Bloom

#5 - A Dead Flower Shall Never Bloom

Season 1 - Episode 9

It's man vs machine, as "Gearless" Joe squares off against Shirato Mikio, who is guided by Ace, an artificial intelligence of his own design.

star 7.98
66 votes
Directors: You Moriyama
Writers: Katsuhiko Manabe, Kensaku Kojima
Let's Dance With Death

#6 - Let's Dance With Death

Season 1 - Episode 4

Nanbu and Joe decide to make the ultimate gamble to get into Megalonia: Joe is going to be fighting without any kind Gear. Can a gearless boxer really survive in a sport designed to showcase the cybernetic enhancements?

star 7.95
77 votes
Directors: You Moriyama
Writers: Katsuhiko Manabe, Kensaku Kojima
Gear is Dead

#7 - Gear is Dead

Season 1 - Episode 3

Nanbu and Joe are preparing for their first official match, but in order to do that, they'll need to find a decent set of Gear first. While searching, they run into a group of orphan boys, thieving their way through life.

star 7.88
78 votes
Directors: You Moriyama
Writers: Katsuhiko Manabe, Kensaku Kojima
Until The Last Dog Dies

#8 - Until The Last Dog Dies

Season 1 - Episode 6

Joe's fight with Aragaki continues, as Joe sticks with Nanbu's training and his strong will to hold on.

star 7.86
71 votes
Directors: You Moriyama
Writers: Katsuhiko Manabe, Kensaku Kojima
The Road to Death

#9 - The Road to Death

Season 1 - Episode 7

There's one month until Megalonia begins, and it looks like Shirato Yukiko's brother, Mikio, is a lock for the final entrant into the tournament. Will Joe and Team Nowhere find a way to secure their spot in the Megalo Box championship tournament?

star 7.81
73 votes
Directors: You Moriyama
Writers: Katsuhiko Manabe, Kensaku Kojima
The Man from Death

#10 - The Man from Death

Season 1 - Episode 5

Nanbu's old fighter, Aragaki, has returned to the ring a changed man. And he has a vendetta against his old trainer... one that might cost Joe his life.

star 7.72
75 votes
Directors: You Moriyama
Writers: Katsuhiko Manabe, Kensaku Kojima
Born To Die

#11 - Born To Die

Season 1 - Episode 13

Joe has risen to the top and finally gets his chance of a rematch with Yuri. Yuri himself also feels joy in his chance to fight with Joe. The final battle begins!

star 7.64
70 votes
Directors: You Moriyama
Writers: Katsuhiko Manabe, Kensaku Kojima
Deadline of the Dream

#12 - Deadline of the Dream

Season 1 - Episode 8

Shirato Mikio has forced Team Nowhere to forfeit a match by threatening to expose Joe and Nanbu's seedy past. Will their dream of making it into the Megalonia tournament ever come true?

star 7.63
64 votes
Directors: You Moriyama
Writers: Katsuhiko Manabe, Kensaku Kojima
The Die Is Cast

#13 - The Die Is Cast

Season 1 - Episode 10

Crime boss Fujimaki has decided that Team Nowhere needs to throw their opening match in Megalonia in order to repay their debt to him. Can the team survive this blow to their ambitions? And even if they do, and Joe wins, will they survive the gangster's wrath?

star 7.54
67 votes
Directors: You Moriyama
Writers: Katsuhiko Manabe, Kensaku Kojima