The Best Episodes of Sym-Bionic Titan
Last Updated: Feb 8, 2019
Sym-Bionic Titan was an American animated television series created by Genndy Tartakovsky for Cartoon Network. The series focused on a trio made up of an alien princess, a rebellious soldier, and a robot; these three characters are able to combine to create the titular Sym-Bionic Titan.
#1 - A Family Crisis
Season 1 - Episode 18
Solomon and his team land at a heavily damaged space station when they are attacked by a burst of energy. Meanwhile, Octus is thrown a surprise birthday party by Lance and Ilana. During the party, Octus receives a distressing call from Solomon that requires Titan's immediate assistance. Titan arrives at the space station and are able to survive one encounter with the creature thanks to Solomon. He explains it is a creature made of pure energy and when it drains the energy of something, it cannot be recharged. As they flee from the creature, Octus is hit by the creature in his leg, and cannot fix it. The gang then decide to contain the creature instead of destroying it. Lance and Solomon head towards the creature while Octus and Ilana hide. They manage to trap the creature temporarily, until Solomon's ship arrives. All of them escape, except for Lance due to the cable breaking. Octus saves him but is drained by the creature. When they try to recharge his mainframe it fails, and after an angry Lance uses Solomon's ship to destroy the station and the creature within, he, Ilana and Solomon mourn Octus' death.
#2 - A New Beginning
Season 1 - Episode 20
After Solomon saved Lance and Ilana from General Steel, three nearly-indestructible Mutraddi beasts were sent to ravage the Earth. Lance, Ilana, the US army, and G3 must set aside their difference to defeat the trio of giant creatures.
#3 - Escape From Galaluna
Season 1 - Episode 16
Another Flashback episode showing how the invasion of Mutraddi happened and how Ilana, Lance and Octus were able to escape. Illana atends the opening of a school in a tribal region of Galaluna with Hobbs, her bodyguard resembeling Race Bannon. Lance was on a mission to rescue hostages from an observatory. His commander told him to return to his post, but sneaked in to the observatory as Muddradi were talking to Modula (unbeknownst to Lance) and Lance was imprisoned for getting the hostages killed- even though they were beforehand. Meanwhile, the King is seen finishing building Octus. The invasion occurs and Hobbs is injured and returns Illana to the palace with both of them alive, and Lance's commander is a traitor for Modula. Lance kills his former commander after a long sword fight and events lead up to how the trio arrived in the pilot.
#4 - The Ballad of Scary Mary
Season 1 - Episode 12
An annual party celebrating a local legend gets interrupted by a shape shifting alien. Meanwhile Newton continues to explore his relationship with Kimmy.
#5 - The Fortress of Deception
Season 1 - Episode 11
When Lance and Ilana are captured by G3, Octus has to discover the location of their base. Meanwhile Ilana and Lance are locked up in some sort of Galalunian-like cell at the G3 base. When Lance is taken in to be interrogated Ilana meets a seemingly fellow prisoner, Lance takes a beating from his interrogator and breaks out to get Ilana. They all run to get out and after being reunited with their communicators and Octus, they form Titan and break free.
#6 - Neighbors in Disguise
Season 1 - Episode 2
Ilana suggests that they decorate their new home to fit in to the neighborhood, but as they enter the city's mall, Lance has a hard time adjusting the new life while protecting the princess...
#7 - Disenfranchised
Season 1 - Episode 15
Lance learns how to play the guitar, and General Steel sends a spy to Sherman High whom Octus convinces that there is connection between Titan and the school. A dragon-like Mutraddi, which was defeated earlier by Titan, comes back as a severed head during a concert but is destroyed by Illana and Octus with a hologram of the Manus armor, to give Lance an alibi with the General being at the concert.
#8 - Escape to Sherman High
Season 1 - Episode 1
Three aliens (Lance, Ilana, and Octus) crash-land on Earth while fleeing the evil general that has conquered their home planet, Galaluna. Shortly after, the general sends one of his minions after them, and they must fight the creature.
#9 - Lessons in Love
Season 1 - Episode 10
Kimmy, the head cheerleader, forces Octus (as Newton) to tutor her after she fails a test, where things take an unexpected turn of events. Meanwhile, a Mutradi monster lands in the city where Lance and Ilana come across it but are unable to activate their mech suits.
#11 - Under The Three Moons
Season 1 - Episode 17
Ilana is homesick, so she joins the Homecoming Dance Committee and creates a Galalunian-themed dance. Meanwhile, General Modula's continued failure to kill the princess is spreading across the galaxy. Modula is approached by an alien who guarantees on his own life that he has a creature that will kill Ilana and crush the Galalunian People's spirit. As our three heroes try to prepare for the dance, Lance and Kristin go a little further in their relationship via a karate bout, but she declines his request to join him at the dance. Issues arise when the Mutraddi arrives just as they depart for the dance. Titan at first fares poorly, as Octus and Ilana are distracted by missing the dance, and making Kimmy cry. However, Lance's lack of concern for their feelings pushes Ilana over the top, and the alien is soundly defeated.
#15 - I Am Octus
Season 1 - Episode 14
As the world seems to come to an absolute standstill, Octus searches for the cure to stop the disease that can affect humans and animals.
#16 - Steel Foe
Season 1 - Episode 19
General Steel unleashes his newest dastardly creation in the form of his own giant killer robot, and faces the team of heroes to scramble in order to find a way to defend themselves and the planet without the aid of Octus.
#17 - Tashy 497
Season 1 - Episode 9
When Modula finds another deadly beast to unleash upon the group, Lance, Ilana and Octus find a cuddly little alien they kept as a pet. However, they soon discover that the cute creature isn't all what it seems. The creature is generating enough energy to wipe out Earth, so the trio reluctantly let their beloved pet die peacefully in a glorious burst of energy. At an astronomy center, Octus locates a nebula cluster where they let their pet go, which the scientist of the station allows them to name for discovering it. In agreement, they come to name the cloud Tashy 497, as a mix of the names they wanted to name the creature.
#18 - Showdown at Sherman High
Season 1 - Episode 7
The group must protect their fellow classmates without the aid of Sym-Bionic Titan when a huge tar creature manages to infiltrate Sherman High School and traps everyone inside the building.
#19 - Phantom Ninja
Season 1 - Episode 4
Lance takes up being a vigilante and an intelligent roach-like Muddradi assassin comes after the princess. Lance's exploits are on the news without people knowing it was him, and Octus warns Lance not to take Earth laws into his own hands.
#20 - The Demon Within
Season 1 - Episode 13
Lance, Ilana, and Octus go deep in to the swamp to find a Mutraddi that has crash-landed in the water. They investigate the wreckage and are attack by an amphibian-like Mutraddi that, after a seemingly easy kill, is able to bite Ilana and escape. Very slowly she transforms into the creature and attacks an alligator that was also mutated. Lance and Octus discovered that if they kill the original Mutraddi she might turn back to normal. After a short battle they killed the original Mutraddi turning Ilana back to herself.