The BEST Episodes of Robot Chicken

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Feb 28, 2020

Network: Adult Swim

A series of pop-culture parodies using stop-motion animation of toys, action figures and dolls. The title character was an ordinary chicken until he was run down by a car and subsequently brought back to life in cyborg form by mad scientist Fritz Huhnmorder, who tortures Robot Chicken by forcing him to watch a random selection of TV shows, the sketches that make up the body of each episode.

Book of Corrine

#1 - Book of Corrine

Season 2 - Episode 20 - Aired Nov 19, 2006

Vince Vaughn presents his new hit show, Vince Vaughn Bangs You Mom. Meet Casper’s` brother Jasper, the Douchebag Ghost. Ninjas compete in a game show. A nerd gives us a much needed lesson on Go-bots. The cast of Sesame Street deals with a viral outbreak. A robot learns what it means to be alive. Robot Chicken holds a telethon the goes horribly awry.

star 8.11
326 votes
Writers: Dan Milano, Douglas (Doug) Goldstein, Erik Weiner, Jordan Allen-Dutton, Matthew Senreich, Mike Fasolo, Seth Green, Tom Root
The Curious Case of the Box

#2 - The Curious Case of the Box

Season 5 - Episode 16 - Aired Dec 4, 2011

The creators re-imagine the moment before death in Reaped, Dora the Explorer conquers Mt. Everest, God gets busted in the Garden of Eden and witness the most horrifyingly hysterical car clown crash in history.

star 8.08
454 votes
Directors: Chris McKay
Writers: Douglas (Doug) Goldstein, Erik Weiner, Jordan Allen-Dutton, Matthew Ireland Beans, Matthew Senreich, Mike Fasolo, Seth Green, Tom Root, Zeb Wells
Lust for Puppets

#3 - Lust for Puppets

Season 2 - Episode 18 - Aired Nov 5, 2006

Montezuma gets his revenge. Cameron Diaz has just 24 hours to live. Some girl dates the Frankenstein monster which makes her father uneasy. Calvin and Hobbes have fun therapy adventures. Mario and Luigi stumble into the violent world of Vice City.

star 8.02
328 votes
Directors: Seth Green
Writers: Dan Milano, Douglas (Doug) Goldstein, Erik Weiner, Hugh Davidson, Jordan Allen-Dutton, Matthew Senreich, Mike Fasolo, Seth Green, Tom Root
Bionic Cow

#4 - Bionic Cow

Season 3 - Episode 16 - Aired Sep 14, 2008

Sylar gets a new power in a Heroes parody. Mr. Magoo gets Laser Eye Surgery. Tarzan learns that not everything humans can teach him are as good as Jane's boobs. When Paris Hilton was stuck in prison, it was up to Nicole Richie to stage a "Prison Break."

star 8.01
333 votes
Directors: Chris McKay
Writers: Douglas (Doug) Goldstein, Erik Weiner, Hugh Davidson, Matthew Senreich, Mike Fasolo, Seth Green, Tom Root
Sausage Fest

#5 - Sausage Fest

Season 2 - Episode 15 - Aired Oct 15, 2006

Li’l Hitler will win your heart! The Library of Heaven yields answers even God doesn’t know. The Burger King serves up some Delicious B&E. Garfield and Heathcliff take each other to court. A giraffe deals with the stages of death. The gang from Police Academy joins the X-Men.

star 8.01
299 votes
Directors: Tom Root
Writers: Dan Milano, Douglas (Doug) Goldstein, Hugh Davidson, Matthew Senreich, Mike Fasolo, Seth Green, Tom Root
Adoption's an Option

#6 - Adoption's an Option

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Sep 17, 2006

Robot Chicken whores itself to corporate America. The Fantanas visit the Middle East peace process. E.T. finally returns home, but it’s less cool than he remembered. The secret life of jack-o’-lanterns is finally revealed. A child’s spaceship spells bad news for dad. The mythical Pegasus meets a demented little girl. Skynet goes online turning Inspector Gadget into an unstoppable killing machine!

star 8.00
361 votes
Directors: Tom Root
Writers: Dan Milano, Douglas (Doug) Goldstein, Erik Weiner, Hugh Davidson, Jordan Allen-Dutton, Matthew Senreich, Mike Fasolo, Seth Green, Tom Root
Massage Chair

#7 - Massage Chair

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired May 28, 2006

Cuddles the fabric softener bear gets the wrong kind of hug. Corporate disputes get solved hand-to-hand in Office Fighter. Monkeys explore outer space on a budget. George W. Bush discovers he has Jedi powers. And we're back with more of those stupendous bloopers, including auditions tapes from MTV's Jackass!

star 7.98
260 votes
Writers: Douglas (Doug) Goldstein, Erik Weiner, Jordan Allen-Dutton, Matthew Senreich, Mike Fasolo, Seth Green, Tom Root
Unionizing Our Labor

#8 - Unionizing Our Labor

Season 4 - Episode 13 - Aired Aug 9, 2009

Medieval Dukes of Hazard. The downward spiral of the Libertarian Party. Transients begin to wear Clark Kent's clothing. The creators imagine "Wii Fit: Humping Robot". The frog retaliates to the scorpion and the gerbil with violence. Smurfs engage in war with Snorks.

star 7.97
397 votes
Directors: Chris McKay
Writers: Douglas (Doug) Goldstein, Hugh Davidson, Kevin Shinick, Matthew Senreich, Mike Fasolo, Seth Green, Tom Root, Zeb Wells
Metal Militia

#9 - Metal Militia

Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired Oct 1, 2006

Young Indiana Jones finds treasure at his elementary school. Rainbow Brite reveals her dark side. Rom: Spaceknight meets his ultimate nemesis! Into the blue gets a relevant skewering. Hulk Hogan busts out of prison camp in Hogan’s Heroes.

star 7.94
307 votes
Directors: Seth Green
Writers: Dan Milano, Douglas (Doug) Goldstein, Erik Weiner, Hugh Davidson, Jordan Allen-Dutton, Matthew Senreich, Mike Fasolo, Seth Green, Tom Root
Fool's Goldfinger

#10 - Fool's Goldfinger

Season 5 - Episode 17 - Aired Dec 18, 2011

Magneto makes Iron Man a ballet legend in Iron Marionette, Morpheus leaves a message on Neo's answering machine, Walt Whitman causes trouble for a modern day high school student and the creators imagine a musical number from Grand Theft Auto's Gay Tony.

star 7.93
448 votes
Directors: Chris McKay
Writers: Douglas (Doug) Goldstein, Erik Weiner, Jordan Allen-Dutton, Matthew Ireland Beans, Matthew Senreich, Mike Fasolo, Seth Green, Tom Root, Zeb Wells
Hurtled from a Helicopter into a Speeding Train

#11 - Hurtled from a Helicopter into a Speeding Train

Season 6 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 14, 2012

A "Lord of the Rings" spoof; more adventures with E.T.; a birthday gift for Ben 10; a new mission for Captain Planet.

star 7.93
590 votes
Directors: Zeb Wells
Writers: Matthew Ireland Beans, Matthew Senreich, Mehar Sethi, Mike Fasolo, Seth Green, Zeb Wells
Easter Basket

#12 - Easter Basket

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Apr 16, 2006

Fred and Barney brawl over a box of Fruity Pebbles. Kids have fun with the Phyllis Diller Spray-n-Play. An Egyptian pharoah builds a pyramid of Legos. Superspy Sydney Bristow gets aquatic in "Whalias". Anime and Santa collide in "A Very Dragonball Z Christmas".

star 7.92
376 votes
Directors: Tom Root
Writers: Breckin Meyer, Charles Horn, Douglas (Doug) Goldstein, Matthew Senreich, Mike Fasolo, Seth Green, Tom Root
Squaw Bury Shortcake

#13 - Squaw Bury Shortcake

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired Aug 19, 2007

The Myth Busters team tackles masturbation myths. G-Force’s Tiny needs to shed a few pounds. Popeye’s friends hold an intervention over his addiction to spinach. Godzilla takes a rookie out for a Training Day. Tablesmasher attempts to defeat The Council of Evil Tables. Dirty Harry deals with a punk that does feel lucky. After retirement, Bob Barker handles the neutering personally.

star 7.91
417 votes
Directors: Chris McKay
Writers: Douglas (Doug) Goldstein, Kevin Shinick, Matthew Senreich, Mike Fasolo, Seth Green, Tom Root, Zeb Wells
Monstourage

#14 - Monstourage

Season 3 - Episode 17 - Aired Sep 21, 2008

Vic Mackey from "The Shield" switches places with the Fantastic Four's Thing and it's funny. Cowboys on a cattle drive have it bad in biblical proportions. Bronson Pinchot and Ludacris star in the off-Broadway production of "Don't Be Ridiculous". Fraggle Rock meets Watership Down when the Fraggles are forced out of their home and onto a desperate hunt for survival.

star 7.89
299 votes
Directors: Chris McKay
Writers: Douglas (Doug) Goldstein, Erik Weiner, Hugh Davidson, Matthew Senreich, Mike Fasolo, Seth Green, Tom Root
Celebrity Rocket

#15 - Celebrity Rocket

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Apr 23, 2006

A Cuban youth plays Castro in "Dance Dance Counter-Revolucion"; Dirk the Daring from the video game Dragon's Lair fights middle age. That old dancing guy from the Six Flags commercials saves and ruins the day. Lindsay Lohan enters the world of Highlander and battles teen starlet foes.

star 7.88
287 votes
Directors: Tom Root
Writers: Breckin Meyer, Charles Horn, Douglas (Doug) Goldstein, Erik Weiner, Jordan Allen-Dutton, Matthew Senreich, Mike Fasolo, Seth Green, Tom Root
Dragon Nuts

#16 - Dragon Nuts

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Apr 30, 2006

Morning Wood, Idle Nuts, Attack of the Giant Midget, a man catches a mermaid, Bruce Wayne's maid discovers the Batmobile, The Never-Ending Party, Channel 10 News, including Robot Flu, high speed chase, and a porn-eating computer virus.

star 7.88
354 votes
Writers: Breckin Meyer, Charles Horn, Douglas (Doug) Goldstein, Erik Weiner, Jordan Allen-Dutton, Matthew Senreich, Mike Fasolo, Seth Green, Tom Root
1987

#17 - 1987

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired May 7, 2006

Twinkie the Kid brings justice and good eating. Film directors turn to popular board games, such as Hungry Hungry Hippos, to make movies out of. Skeletor is visited by the local dentist, Darth Vader calls Emperor Palpatine about the Death Star, Johnny Cage recovers from a fatality, and Ted Turner attempts to clean up the environment.

star 7.87
311 votes
Writers: Breckin Meyer, Charles Horn, Douglas (Doug) Goldstein, Matthew Senreich, Mike Fasolo, Seth Green, Tom Root
A Day at the Circus

#18 - A Day at the Circus

Season 2 - Episode 17 - Aired Oct 29, 2006

Snow Job finds his specialized skills aren’t in high demand with G.I. Joe. Thing grows up and leaves the Addams Family nest. The Memory Game challenges the brainpower of contestants, and the penalty for failure is Death! The Black Stallion teaches us about race relations. Oprah and Dr. Phil team up in the greatest buddy cop movie ever!

star 7.87
293 votes
Directors: Tom Root
Writers: Dan Milano, Douglas (Doug) Goldstein, Erik Weiner, Jordan Allen-Dutton, Matthew Senreich, Mike Fasolo, Seth Green, Tom Root
Crushed by a Steamroller on My 53rd Birthday

#19 - Crushed by a Steamroller on My 53rd Birthday

Season 6 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 23, 2012

post-concert activities with Alvin and the Chipmunks; Mary Poppins' unusual behavior; the truth behind B.A.Baracus' distaste for flying; G.I. Joe's war experience

star 7.86
657 votes
Directors: Zeb Wells
Writers: Jessica Gao, Matthew Ireland Beans, Matthew Senreich, Mike Fasolo, Seth Green, Zeb Wells
Help Me

#20 - Help Me

Season 4 - Episode 1 - Aired Dec 7, 2008

Seth and Matt enlist the help of Joss Whedon, Ron Moore and Seth MacFarlane to get their show renewed/ PaPappa the Rapper in court/ Tila Tequila is really a cyborg/ the Trojan Condoms mascot makes a surprise visit at a dinner with friends.

star 7.86
594 votes
Directors: Chris McKay
Writers: Douglas (Doug) Goldstein, Geoff Johns, Hugh Davidson, Kevin Shinick, Matthew Senreich, Mike Fasolo, Seth Green, Tom Root, Zeb Wells
Fight Club Paradise

#21 - Fight Club Paradise

Season 5 - Episode 19 - Aired Jan 22, 2012

The chicken escapes! Sex and the City 3 tries to be more guy-oriented. Ranger Smith tries to stop Yogi Bear, Power Rangers style! The show celebrates 100 episodes with shocking ultra-violence! (What else?)

star 7.86
433 votes
Executed by the State

#22 - Executed by the State

Season 6 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 16, 2012

The G.I. Joe operatives face a big challenge. A look at vegetarianism; questions about the Starbucks logo; Orville Redenbacher's new role

star 7.83
691 votes
Directors: Zeb Wells
Writers: Jessica Gao, Matthew Ireland Beans, Matthew Senreich, Mike Fasolo, Seth Green, Zeb Wells
President Evil

#23 - President Evil

Season 3 - Episode 18 - Aired Sep 28, 2008

Diggers have Dug their own grave, Dig Dug-style, ya dig? You've never seen a Vegas crime caper like "Ocean's Thirty-Eight." The government tries to contain an outbreak of cooties. Teenagers are exposed to movie trailers, but they're not exactly watching the screen.

star 7.83
332 votes
Directors: Chris McKay
Writers: Douglas (Doug) Goldstein, Erik Weiner, Hugh Davidson, Matthew Senreich, Mike Fasolo, Seth Green, Tom Root
Rodiggity

#24 - Rodiggity

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired May 21, 2006

Leonardo, Raphael, Michaelangelo, and Donatello adjust to life in a nursing home in "Senior Mutant Ninja Turtles". Cloud and company work hard in a fast-food joint in a spoof of "Final Fantasy VII". And Bugs Bunny is Sorry B Rabbit in a send-up that combines "Looney Tunes" and "8 Mile".

star 7.83
318 votes
Writers: Breckin Meyer, Charles Horn, Douglas (Doug) Goldstein, Erik Weiner, Jordan Allen-Dutton, Matthew Senreich, Mike Fasolo, Seth Green, Tom Root
Hemlock Gin and Juice

#25 - Hemlock Gin and Juice

Season 6 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 11, 2012

Dora the Explorer turns 15; the reason behind Angry Birds' rage is revealed; and Thomas the Tank Engine meets an explosive end.

star 7.83
610 votes
Directors: Zeb Wells
Writers: Breckin Meyer, Erik Weiner, Jason Reich, Matthew Ireland Beans, Matthew Senreich, Mike Fasolo, Seth Green, Zeb Wells