The BEST Episodes of Metalocalypse

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Nov 28, 2019

Network: Adult Swim

Metalocalypse is an eleven-minute flash animated comedy airing on Cartoon Network's Adult Swim, created by Brendon Small and Tommy Blacha. The series follows the exploits of a fictitious half American/half Scandinavian death metal band known as Dethklok. The band and its members are huge the world over, but incredibly stupid - a death metal version of Spinal Tap. Watch as they leave a trail of destruction and mayhem in their wake with their ear-melting onslaught of metal!

Church of the Black Klok

#1 - Church of the Black Klok

Season 4 - Episode 12

Dethklok is notified of a looming secret that has been around for hundreds of years: the secret of the Metalocalypse. Before they can contemplate what this means, however, Nathan must give a eulogy and do the most brutal thing he has ever done: get in touch with his emotions.

star 8.77
75 votes

#2 - Doublebookedklok

Season 3 - Episode 10

Dethklok band manager Charles Offdensen's absence causes problems for the band when they accidentally double book a show in the Middle East.

star 8.69
61 votes
The Metalocalypse Has Begun

#3 - The Metalocalypse Has Begun

Season 1 - Episode 20

Dethklok receives death threats from fans right before the first live performance of Dethwater. Krosier and Ravenwood attempt to take Dethklok out, with the help of an old enemies brother... With the secret army on the horizon waiting for the right moment to strike, will Dethklok make it through this?

star 8.68
75 votes
Writers: Brendon Small, Tommy Blacha
Breakup Klok

#4 - Breakup Klok

Season 4 - Episode 11

While the world awaits the final Dethklok performance, members of the band prepare for their post-Dethklok careers. Pickles starts a winery for the most alcoholic wine ever, Nathan and Skwisgaar look for a brand new sound that does not suck, and Toki works with Murderface on his campaign for congressman. Meanwhile, Selatcia takes Dethklok’s weakness as the opportune time to strike!

star 8.52
73 votes

#5 - Dethcarraldo

Season 2 - Episode 9

The band travels to the Amazon and learns about the native brutality of Nathan's ancestors.

star 8.47
60 votes

#6 - Dethvengeance

Season 2 - Episode 3

The wounded, the scarred, and the disfigured unite. Meanwhile, an oblivious Dethklok spends their studio time recording onto the purest of all analog formats: water.

star 8.42
83 votes

#7 - Diversityklok

Season 4 - Episode 2

Accusations of racism are leveled at the band, so they open an urban youth center to improve their image. Elsewhere, Toki starts a club but excludes Murderface.

star 8.42
103 votes
Directors: Mark Brooks
Writers: Mathew Libman and Daniel Libman

#8 - Dethtroll

Season 1 - Episode 4

The band plays an ancient song which hasn't been heard in thousands of years which unexpectedly awakens a deadly Nordic lake troll and must compose the world's first death metal lullaby to return the beast to its slumber.

star 8.40
139 votes
Directors: Chris Prynoski
Writers: Tommy Blacha, Brendon Small

#9 - Bluesklok

Season 1 - Episode 14

After a concert that Dethklok didn't perform, but just stood on the stage, they travel to Mississippi to learn about the blues.

star 8.36
83 votes

#10 - Dethgov

Season 2 - Episode 10

Nathan serves a term as the temporary governor of Florida.

star 8.36
64 votes

#11 - Dethecution

Season 2 - Episode 1

Dethklok has withdrawn from the public eye, and fan suicide rates are climbing. The US government hatches a plan to bring the band out of hiding and restore world order.

star 8.35
92 votes
Writers: Brendon Small, Tommy Blancha

#12 - Klokblocked

Season 2 - Episode 13

When Nathan learns his ex-girlfriend has found a new love, he decides to return to dating.

star 8.34
56 votes

#13 - Motherklok

Season 4 - Episode 4

Dethklok opens a Dethfair in Tomahawk, Wisconsin; Pickles goes into realty.

star 8.33
80 votes
Directors: Jon Schnepp
Writers: Dani Vetere

#14 - Dethhealth

Season 3 - Episode 3

The members of Dethklok use a variety of potentially dangerous home remedies in a desperate attempt to avoid a visit to the doctor's office.

star 8.32
68 votes

#15 - Dethsources

Season 2 - Episode 14

The band is fed up with Ofdenson knowing more than they do. They want their fifth of everything and decide to hire an efficiency expert to tighten up matters at Mordhaus and maximize their weekly allowance.

star 8.32
62 votes

#16 - Renovationklok

Season 3 - Episode 1

Believing Ofdensen is dead, Dethklok is forced to become their own managers while dealing with repairs to the destroyed Mordhaus and trying to plan their biggest concert to date. Their efforts are stalled however when a past acquaintance cuts off their unlimited financial freedom to get revenge against the band.

star 8.31
83 votes
Going Downklok

#17 - Going Downklok

Season 4 - Episode 9

The guys spend time on a sub without women, and the conditions quickly deteriorate, prompting Pickles and Nathan to compete for the affections of their producer.

star 8.31
78 votes
Directors: Mark Brooks
Writers: Brendon Small, Dani Vetere

#18 - Fertilityklok

Season 3 - Episode 6

Toki decides he wants to find his soulmate and goes to a match making service. Meanwhile, Murderface bets Skwisgaar that he can have more sex than him.

star 8.31
62 votes

#19 - Rehabklok

Season 3 - Episode 8

While Pickles is back in rehab, the band replaces him with an automated beat keeping machine.

star 8.30
67 votes
PR Pickles

#20 - PR Pickles

Season 2 - Episode 8

Pickles gets a new PR lady who inflates his fame, prompting jealousy from his bandmates.

star 8.28
60 votes

#21 - Writersklok

Season 4 - Episode 6

The band’s new female producer sends them on a vacation to help write songs for the new album. The getaway proves anything but relaxing, however, when they end up in a brutal country and are sold into sex slavery.

star 8.28
86 votes
Directors: Brendon Small
Writers: Mark Brooks

#22 - Revengencers

Season 2 - Episode 12

Dethklok visits scarred and disfigured victims of recent bomb attacks.

star 8.27
55 votes

#23 - Dethcamp

Season 4 - Episode 7

Toki goes to rock-and-roll camp and is bullied by other campers. But he soon finds an ally in a former Dethklok guitarist. Meanwhile, Skwisgaar and Murderface binge on candy and horror movies while Toki is away.

star 8.26
89 votes
Directors: Jon Schnepp
Writers: Brendon Small

#24 - Dethmas

Season 3 - Episode 4

Dethklok must experience the ultimate brutality of the Holiday season; spending time with their mothers. Meanwhile Murderface ringleads the ultimate Christmas special that ends up being backed by the Christian church. And a particular rock and roll clown makes a holiday appearance.

star 8.26
66 votes

#25 - Dethvanity

Season 4 - Episode 8

Murderface goes to Mexico for plastic surgery after he receives a dubious award. The rest of the guys, meanwhile, deal with the effects of aging and years of hard living.

star 8.25
83 votes
Directors: Felipe Salazar
Writers: Janine Ditullio