The BEST Episodes of Metal Hurlant Chronicles

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jan 10, 2020

Network: Syfy

Metal Hurlant Chronicles is inspired by the popular comics anthology Métal Hurlant, which in turn inspired the well known fantasy magazine Heavy Metal. Each episode takes place on a different planet - fantastical in its own way - with the common thread between stories being a traveling asteroid that impacts the lives of all it encounters.

Three on a Match

#1 - Three on a Match

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Nov 3, 2012

Three survivors on a sinking spaceship, competing for scarce oxygen supply on their rescue shuttle whose hull is damaged.

star 7.32
85 votes
Writers: Guillaume Lubrano, Jim Alexander, Justine Veillot, Richard Corben
Whiskey in the Jar

#2 - Whiskey in the Jar

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Apr 21, 2014

A small-town sheriff receives a visit from a doctor with a talent for saving lives. But there may be more to the "talent" than meets the eye.

star 7.26
87 votes
Writers:
The Endomorphe

#3 - The Endomorphe

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Apr 14, 2014

When a world is devastated by intergalactic war, a savior is sought.

star 7.26
100 votes
Pledge of Anya

#4 - Pledge of Anya

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 3, 2012

A demon has escaped and is about to surface in humans. A warrior is sent to the world of mortals.

star 7.04
76 votes
Writers: Guillaume Lubrano, Jim Alexander, Justine Veillot, Richard Corben
Shelter Me

#5 - Shelter Me

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 27, 2012

A woman regains consciousness in a bomb shelter. Her only companion, a man, tells her that the end of the world just happened.

star 7.00
132 votes
Writers: Guillaume Lubrano, Jim Alexander, Justine Veillot, Richard Corben
Back to Reality

#6 - Back to Reality

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired May 12, 2014

A so-called "dream fixer" helps his wealthy clients transport themselves into new realities and worlds.

star 7.00
76 votes
Master of Destiny

#7 - Master of Destiny

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 3, 2012

Two mercenaries are found on the planet Masters of Doom, which, according to legend, know the date of death of all living beings.

star 6.91
86 votes
Writers: Guillaume Lubrano, Jim Alexander, Justine Veillot, Richard Corben
Red Light / Cold Hard Facts

#8 - Red Light / Cold Hard Facts

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 27, 2012

A man tries to escape from a prison located on a distant planet. In 2312, scientists discovered a cryogenically frozen man of the twentieth century.

star 6.88
113 votes
Writers: Guillaume Lubrano, Jim Alexander, Justine Veillot, Richard Corben
Second Chance

#9 - Second Chance

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Apr 28, 2014

Joe, a notorious gambler, is chased by the galaxy's most notorious creditor. How will he escape - or will he get a second chance?

star 6.84
81 votes
Second Son

#10 - Second Son

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired May 5, 2014

Two brothers battle for control of a kingdom with unique values about life and death.

star 6.55
128 votes
King's Crown

#11 - King's Crown

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 27, 2012

In an alternate universe, a tournament is held, to determine the successor sovereign. The fighting takes place under the eyes of the king robot.

star 6.45
227 votes
Writers: Guillaume Lubrano, Jim Alexander, Justine Veillot, Richard Corben
Loyal Khondor

#12 - Loyal Khondor

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired May 5, 2014

A loyal warrior seeks a magical elixir to cure his Princess of the dreaded "cold disease".

star 6.44
81 votes