The BEST Episodes of Robot Chicken

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jun 21, 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

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

star 8.11
328 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

Jesus questions the need for a grim reaper. Dora the Explorer conquers Mt. Everest. Everyone knows about the five regular vowels and the occasional sixth one, but Bruce Willis introduces the seventh in the upcoming thriller: "The Seventh Vowel." After eating the forbidden fruit, Adam and Eve call out God for being a Peeping Tom. A tragic clown car crash is funnier than it has any right to be.

star 8.08
455 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, and the results smell horrible. Calvin and Hobbes have fun therapy adventures. Cameron Diaz has just 24 hours to live. A young woman introduces her parents to her fiancé, the Frankenstein monster, making her father uneasy. Mario and Luigi stumble into the violent world of Vice City.

star 8.02
329 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
Sausage Fest

#4 - Sausage Fest

Season 2 - Episode 15 - Aired Oct 15, 2006

The Burger King serves up some Delicious B&E. Li'l Hitler will win your heart! The Library of Heaven yields answers even God doesn’t know. 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
300 votes
Directors: Tom Root
Writers: Dan Milano, Douglas (Doug) Goldstein, Hugh Davidson, Matthew Senreich, Mike Fasolo, Seth Green, Tom Root
Adoption's an Option

#5 - Adoption's an Option

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Sep 17, 2006

Robot Chicken is ready to sell out! The Fantanas visit the Middle East peace process. E.T finally returns home, but it's less cool then he remembered. The secret life of jack-o'-lanterns is finally revealed. The mythical Pegasus is captured by a demented little girl. Skynet goes online, turning Inspector Gadget into an unstoppable killing machine!

star 8.01
363 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
Bionic Cow

#6 - Bionic Cow

Season 3 - Episode 16 - Aired Sep 14, 2008

Rappers give a lesson on the theory of relativity. 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 gets thrown in prison, it's up to Nicole Richie to stage a "Prison Break."

star 8.01
335 votes
Directors: Chris McKay
Writers: Douglas (Doug) Goldstein, Erik Weiner, Hugh Davidson, 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 audition tapes from MTV's "Jackass!"

star 7.98
261 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

Meet the medieval Dukes of Hazzard. Watch as the Libertarian Party spirals downward one election year after another. Transients are mistaken for Clark Kent as they pick up his clothing when Superman is called. Try the latest Wii Fit game: "Humping Robot". A frog retaliates when a scorpion tries to sting him after promising not to. The Smurfs go to war with the Snorks.

star 7.97
401 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

A kid gets a used-car surprise: a Tron cycle! Rainbow Brite reveals her dark side. Rom: Spaceknight meets his ultimate nemesis! "Into the Blue" gets a relevant skewering. Young Young Indiana Jones finds treasure at his elementary school. Hulk Hogan and the WWE gang bust out of prison camp in "Hogan’s Heroes."

star 7.94
308 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

Cats are seen at key events throughout history, and there's nothing we can do about it! After leaving the Hendersons, Harry has a chance encounter with Sally that leads to a long, fulfilling life. Alistair Cooke presents a sneak peek at "Lord of the Rings: The Final Journey." GTA's Gay Tony puts a spotlight on the homoeroticism that has been lurking in the shadows of video games for ages now.

star 7.93
450 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
591 votes
Directors: Zeb Wells
Writers: Douglas (Doug) Goldstein, Matthew Ireland Beans, Matthew Senreich, Mehar Sethi, Mike Fasolo, Seth Green, Tom Root, 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 Dragon Ball Z Christmas."

star 7.92
377 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

G-Force's Tiny needs to shed a few pounds. The MythBusters team tackles masturbation myths. 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
420 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. 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
301 votes
Directors: Chris McKay
Writers: Douglas (Doug) Goldstein, Erik Weiner, Hugh Davidson, Matthew Senreich, Mike Fasolo, Seth Green, Tom Root
Dragon Nuts

#15 - Dragon Nuts

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Apr 30, 2006

People of all ages love the new toy, Morning Wood! A man's groin is possessed in "Idle Nuts." Watch a preview of the upcoming horror film: "Attack of the Giant Midget!" A cleaning woman stumbles into the Batcave. Atreyu and Falcor kick off a Neverending Party! An evening news broadcast spins out of control.

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

#16 - Celebrity Rocket

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Apr 23, 2006

A Cuban youth faces off against 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
289 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
1987

#17 - 1987

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired May 7, 2006

Twinkie the Kid dispenses justice - and lead! Popular board games from "Chutes and Ladders" to "Hungry Hungry Hippos" get turned into action-packed feature films. Meet Skeletor's dentist, Mo-Larr! Emperor Palpatine gets a collect call from Darth Vader. Mortal Kombat’s Johnny Cage has a bad day on the job. An enraged Ted Turner transforms into his alter-ego, Captain Planet.

star 7.87
312 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
294 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
658 votes
Directors: Zeb Wells
Writers: Douglas (Doug) Goldstein, Jessica Gao, Matthew Ireland Beans, Matthew Senreich, Mike Fasolo, Seth Green, Tom Root, Zeb Wells
Fight Club Paradise

#20 - Fight Club Paradise

Season 5 - Episode 19 - Aired Jan 22, 2012

Robot Chicken makes his escape! To be more guy-friendly, "Sex and the City 3" goes in a new direction as an action thriller! Ranger Smith is out to stop Yogi Bear, but this time calls on the Power Forest Rangers for help! Having made his escape, Robot Chicken returns home to find his wife has been taken hostage by the Mad Scientist. He makes his way back to the lab to rescue her, leaving a trail of bodies in his wake.

star 7.86
436 votes
Directors: Chris McKay
Writers: Chris McKay, Douglas (Doug) Goldstein, Erik Weiner, Jordan Allen-Dutton, Matthew Ireland Beans, Matthew Senreich, Mike Fasolo, Seth Green, Tom Root, Zeb Wells
Help Me

#21 - 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. PaRappa the Rapper is facing criminal charges when he takes his teacher's advice and does a rap that rats out the real criminal. Filming of an episode of Tila Tequila's "A Shot at Love" is interrupted when it's revealed that she's an experimental cyborg. Movie and TV favorites are trimmed down to "Just the Good Parts."

star 7.85
597 votes
Directors: Chris McKay
Writers: Douglas (Doug) Goldstein, Geoff Johns, Hugh Davidson, Kevin Shinick, Matthew Senreich, Mike Fasolo, Seth Green, Tom Root, Zeb Wells
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
694 votes
Directors: Zeb Wells
Writers: Douglas (Doug) Goldstein, Jessica Gao, Matthew Ireland Beans, Matthew Senreich, Mike Fasolo, Seth Green, Tom Root, 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
334 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." The cast of Final Fantasy VII get jobs at a burger chain. Rick Schroeder is fighting crime in style in his new hit series "Rick Shaw." And Bugs Bunny goes hip-hop in "8 Carrot."

star 7.83
320 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
612 votes
Directors: Zeb Wells
Writers: Breckin Meyer, Douglas (Doug) Goldstein, Erik Weiner, Jason Reich, Matthew Ireland Beans, Matthew Senreich, Mike Fasolo, Seth Green, Tom Root, Zeb Wells