The Best Episodes of The Tick (2016)
Last Updated: Apr 19, 2019
In a world where superheroes have been real for decades, an accountant with mental health issues and zero powers comes to suspect his city is owned by a global super villain long-thought dead. As he struggles to uncover the conspiracy, he falls in league with a strange blue superhero. They launch into an adventure brimming with crazed archvillains, blood-soaked vigilantes, and superhuman freakery.
#1 - Choose Love!
Season 2 - Episode 10
The Tick, Arthur, Dot, and the rest of the family must battle The Duke and AEGIS itself. Miss Lint reveals her true goal and Superian weighs the pros and cons of accidental genocide.
#2 - The End of the Beginning (Of the Start of the Dawn of the Age of Superheroes)
Season 1 - Episode 12
The Tick and Arthur find themselves on a final collision course with The Terror as he attempts to bring his evil plans to fruition.
#8 - Hot Beige!
Season 2 - Episode 3
Tick and Arthur pursue the trail of the bank robbers into the gambling underworld. Overkill reconnects with an old mentor and learns his enemy The Duke may still be alive.
#9 - Joan!
Season 2 - Episode 8
Tick and Arthur must take care of six adorable babies while hiding them from AEGIS. Joan and Kevin lend a hand. Superian unexpectedly drops in for a therapy session.
#10 - Party Crashers
Season 1 - Episode 4
Tick crashes an Everest family party to convince Arthur’s sister Dot of her brother’s super-heroic destiny. Another more dangerous party-crasher arrives to threaten Arthur and his family.
#13 - In the Woods
Season 2 - Episode 9
Tick and Arthur join the Flag-5 and undergo initiation with their fellow team members. Walter and Dot throw a wrench into Arthur’s dream come true. The Duke makes a deadly move on AEGIS.
#15 - Blood and Cake
Season 2 - Episode 4
A strange bit of information sends Dangerboat in to lockdown. Dot frees Overkill of a burden and joins him on a mission. Meanwhile, Superian takes Arthur’s advice – badly.
#16 - Secret / Identity
Season 1 - Episode 3
Arthur takes a break from hunting the Terror and tries to get back to his safe, normal, and unheroic life as an accountant unaware he’s being stalked by the menacing vigilante Overkill. Tick confesses to an existential crisis.
#17 - Magic is Real
Season 2 - Episode 5
Tick and Arthur hunt their bank robbing nemesis in the sewers, aided by new superpowered pals – but Arthur must face this enemy alone. Dot and Overkill question a piece of furniture and learn one of The Duke’s secrets.
#18 - A.E.G.I.S and You
Season 2 - Episode 2
The local AEGIS branch has reopened – Tick and Arthur tour the facility and take the hero test. Overkill and Dangerboat prepare to go back on the lam, but Dot intervenes. Superian encounters social media, and Miss Lint decides on a new villain strategy.
#19 - Categorically Speaking
Season 2 - Episode 6
Tick and Arthur fight a beaurocratic battle to save an innocent creature from AEGIS experimentation. Dot tours an AEGIS open house, as Overkill visits an old friend.
#20 - Lesson One: Think Quick!
Season 2 - Episode 1
Tick and Arthur go on their first patrol of The City, battle a bank robbing monstrosity, and attract the attention of AEGIS. Dot has a weird day. She and Overkill have a few drinks and compare plights.
#21 - Where's My Mind
Season 1 - Episode 2
Tick and Arthur have a run-in with local villainess Miss Lint and her gang, who will stop at nothing to get back the mysterious supersuit that Tick took from them and gave to Arthur. Dot, Arthur’s paramedic sister, moonlights for an unsavory business.
#22 - The Tick
Season 1 - Episode 1
In a world where superheroes and villains are very real, unassuming office temp Arthur becomes obsessed with a sinister conspiracy he believes has taken over his City. Everyone thinks he’s crazy, except his mysterious new ally, The Tick, a bizarre blue superhero who might just be a figment of Arthur’s imagination...