The BEST Episodes of The Tribe
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: May 30, 2020
Network: Channel 5 (UK)
When a deadly virus wipes out the adult population, a group of young adults must battle for survival while trying to rebuild a new world.
#1 - Episode 2
Season 4 - Episode 2 - Aired Jan 6, 2002
AMBER is having a difficult labour. TRUDY is determined to get AMBER through this. With or without BRAY. The Mall Rats have become disheartened. PRIDE has seen kids being loaded into trucks. The Mall Rats wonder if this has been the fate of the missing Mall Rats. LEX wants action, but EBONY first wants to male something quite clear. She's still the boss. ELLIE swears she does not need a man in her life, especially after LUKE taking off. However she is glad to have JACK around again. EBONY rallies everyone up to head the TEchno's Headquarters. The fight is going to the enemy! EBONY may lie and cheat, but she sure has nerve, thinks PRIDE. Fear grips TRUDY when she finds BRAY's leather necklace with AMBER'S ring. JAY and VED watch as the Mall Rats approach the Techno HQ. JAY warns VED not to lose his cool. DEE alerts EBONY to VED. Watch out because this particular Techno has a very short fuse. SALENE arrives home to the empty Mall bringing back some extra baggage. Where is everyone? JAY t
#2 - Episode 47
Season 4 - Episode 47 - Aired Jun 15, 2002
The ECOS surround JAY and EBONY. TRUDY and AMBER take them back to the ECO camp. RAM asks JAVA for a search update and can't wait to get to reality space paradise. He asks JAVA to join him. DEE brings PATCH a drink and awkward conversation. JAY and EBONY arrive at the ECO camp. Trudy is greeted by BRADY and AMBER introduces little BRAY to EBONY. MOUSE is trying to read but SAMMY is bored. He storms off to play the Game. MOUSE is torn, does she tell? AMBER takes JAY and EBONY to her home. JAY and AMBER share a smile, EBONY is jealous - what did that mean? RAM's working on the Paradise software. JAVA tells him that VED can't be found â€“ RAM doesn't seem surprised. PRIDE and MAY meet. They need to talk. MOUSE confides in SIVA about SAMMY. SIVA suggests they go tell SALENE. AMBER and JAY discuss EBONY and brotherly relationships. RAM's finished the software - all can have a customised reality-space paradise. Now he can 'live' forever. PATCH asks LEX advice on women and relationships. LEX te
#3 - Episode 28
Season 4 - Episode 28 - Aired Jan 6, 2002
SAMMY gets footage of the experiments. AMBER asks PRIDE to seek help from a contact he knows. LEX mingles with fans in the Casino. SIVA turns up. SAMMY is disturbed by what he saw in the Techno lab room at the hotel. He stays the night in the Mall. AMBER is horrified by the video footage. They need to put a message out to the whole city. PRIDE's contact, PATCH, is welcomed to the rebellion. RAM demands changes to the next planned broadcast. Boy genius VED is missing. JAY wants to know when medicines and schools RAM promised him would be provided. PATCH hacks in to the Techno system. EBONY is sent to calm JAY's fury. That night EBONY gets a visitor. LEX gets fan mail. And a new superstar look. AMBER and PATCH rehearse their rebel broadcast. CLOE visits VED. He is injured from his fight with LEX. Does she still have strong feelings for him? LEX's interview is broadcast throughout the city. Meanwhile the rebels have set up their broadcast base in the outskirts of the city. They hack in to
#4 - Episode 36
Season 4 - Episode 36 - Aired May 4, 2002
MOUSE and SAMMY are caught sneaking through SIVA's things. They blast her with water till she cries. JAY brings a sick girl to the hospital. RAM reminds VED that he wants the whole city scanned. EBONY starts sneezingâ€¦ this time it's a real cold. MOUSE and SAMMY get scanned and VED asks them to look for CLOE in the Game. JAVA reveals to JAY a bit of RAM's plan: something about pharaohs and pyramids. She asks him to supper in her room. JAY accepts. LEX gives SIVA an ultimatum: leave the Mall without him, or stay and be useful. More medical supplies arrive at the hospital. The sick girl reminds JAY of a close friend that died. The kids enter the Game. MOUSE and SAMMY get allocated to the Red team. SAMMY zaps MOUSE. â€˜Virts' are to be the labour for RAM's future plans. JAY reveals to PATCH the reason why his girlfriend died. JAY is late for his supper with JAVA. SIVA makes dinner for the Mall Rats. MOUSE is angry that SAMMY zapped her in the Game. They fight at the dinner table. SALENE lear
#5 - Episode 7
Season 5 - Episode 7 - Aired Apr 26, 2003
Lex jumps to Gel's rescue when he finds her being attacked by a group of thugs, but they get the upper hand until Slade comes to his rescue. Gel explains that a guy named Jack was helping her, and the trio save Jack from the assailants as well. Pride continues searching for Salene. Salene is worried that she might not make it. Mega doesn't want Jay's personal life interfering with business. He switches the power back on. Java lies to both her sisters to gain their trust. Lex explains to Slade that he's looking for a guy named Ram, and he describes him completely. Slade confronts Ram about giving him a false name, but he doesn't reveal that Ram is there. Ram makes a hit list. May tracks down Wizard and Stats and wants them to eliminate Salene. Pride overhears their conversation and runs in rage, and Wizard kills Pride. May cries as Pride makes May promise that she'll tell Salene that he loves her. Ebony helps Java escape and they reunite with Siva.
#6 - Episode 8
Season 5 - Episode 8 - Aired May 3, 2003
Stats refuses to participate in Wizard's plan to eliminate Salene. Wizard tries to kill her, but Salene electrocutes him and escapes. Ebony goes even more crazy as she sets base in the old high school. Siva shares her concern about Ebony's mental health with Java, but Java reassures Siva that it's all for the greater good. The Mall Rats are happy when Jack returns to the Mall with Lex and Gel in tow. Salene enters as well, and they all celebrate their returns. Ebony wants to marry Zoot, and Java convinces Siva to go along with the plan. Trudy questions Amber about a possible relationship between her and Jay. Mega tells Jay that there is no way they can see where Ebony, Java and Siva are located. Lex tells Jay that he wants to check up on Slade. Mega wants Amber to do a broadcast saying that Zoot isn't alive. May delivers the news of Pride's death, but doesn't tell Salene what Pride said before he died. Java is happy when Ebony marries Zoot. Amber's broadcast is apparently interrupted by an image of Zoot.
#7 - Episode 9
Season 5 - Episode 9 - Aired May 10, 2003
The Mall Rats bury Pride in the woods. Trudy tries to comfort May, but has no idea what kind of burden May is carrying. Java, Siva and Ebony spread terror through the streets. Slade brings old computer stuff to Ram. The two bond over the reason why Ram ended up in a wheelchair. Mega is stunned when Jack explains that Zoot is probably just a hologram. Lex convinces Jay and Jack to help him form a male team to go up against Ebony. Siva is worried about Ebony's mental state, while Ebony continues talking to "Zoot." Mega reveals to May that he knows she tried to have Salene wasted. Salene confides in May that Pride wanted to marry her, and a jealous May has an answer that makes Salene think. Lex, Jack, Jay and others arrive at the zoo, only to be chased away by Ebony's people. May goes to see Mega and is worried when Mega plays a video of Stats confessing that May wanted Salene killed.
#8 - Episode 12
Season 5 - Episode 12 - Aired May 31, 2003
Jay and Trudy decide to keep their relationship a secret from the rest of the tribe. Lex isn't threatened when a note appears with a threat for him. Jack learns from Sammy and Mouse that they have apparently taken a picture of Zoot, and they go back to the city to retrieve the camera. Ram refuses to use the crutches Slade got for him. Jay is worried about the scouts he sent out into the city. Java continues manipulating Ebony into scaring the scouts with an apparition of Zoot. Jack finds a tattoo on the picture of Zoot and goes back to the place where Zoot apparently scared him, only to realize that someone was using Zoot's double. Salene realizes she needs to move on with her life. She encourages Amber to confess her feelings for Jay. Jack and Jay reveal to Mega that Zoot has a double, and Mega later angrily confronts Darryl about not removing his tattoo. Ruby and Slade spend some quality time together which is interrupted by Ram, who is finally trying to use the crutches. The scouts are back at the Mall, where they inform the others that Ebony wants a meeting.
#9 - Episode 16
Season 5 - Episode 16 - Aired Jun 28, 2003
Amber is crushed when she finds Jay and Trudy in bed together. Trudy tries to talk to Amber during that night, without any success. Slade goes to the city to find out more about the Zoot sightings. Ruby prevents Ram from murdering Lex. The following morning, Lex manages to get out of his handcuffs by using a spoon. Ruby convinces him to go easy on Ram, and Lex promises to make Ram's life a living hell. Slade tracks down Ebony. Ebony is worried that Siva might betray her. Gel does a makeover on Mouse, and Mouse is hurt when Sammy thinks makes a comment about her dressing up for Halloween. Jack shows Sammy a picture of Ellie. Salene breaks up a big fight between Trudy and Amber. Java reassures Mega that her plan to take down Jack is in full effect. Mega is worried when May continues asking too many questions. Ebony watches as Java prepares Ellie for her return to the Mall.
#10 - Episode 18
Season 5 - Episode 18 - Aired Jul 12, 2003
Jack appears unharmed after throwing the bomb off the Mall roof. Jay wants Amber to talk to the people of the city and prevent them from believing in Zoot's resurrection. Ellie is in disbelief over how Java used her to almost kill the Mall Rats. Ebony doesn't understand why Mega appeared at her place. Mega is furious at Java for disobeying him. May is angry at Mega for almost killing her as well, but he tells her he had nothing to do with the bomb. Darryl has stage fright, but Mega reassures him about his big performance as Zoot's double. Ram and Lex accompany Slade to the city to witness the event. Java and Mega make peace. Siva tries to convince Ebony that Zoot's sightings was just a ploy created by Java and Mega, but Ebony is far too out to trust her. Java explains to Siva that she intends to get rid of Ebony and Mega as soon as she can. Amber tries to talk to the city people, but ends up getting injured. The show is a major hit as Ebony announces Zoot and a masked Darryl comes out. Mega is angry when Darryl disobeys him once again and zaps him, as Ebony witnesses the entire thing.
#11 - Episode 25
Season 5 - Episode 25 - Aired Aug 30, 2003
Lex decides to take Siva back to Liberty. Amber goes to meet Ebony, and is shocked when she reveals that Mega is behind the entire Zoot scandal. Ellie and Jack follow May and find her talking to Mega. Mouse is insulted when Sammy calls her a tree-hugger. Slade convinces Darryl to stay at the hospital until he fully recovers. Java expresses concern to Mega that Ebony might have gone crazy after the last time she put her headset on. The Mall Rats refuse to believe that Mega is their enemy, but Jack confirms their suspicions. They confront May about her betrayal and send her to the cage. Siva is shocked to find Ram in Liberty. Jay tries to bond with May as a way to extract information from her. Ebony helps Slade hide before Mega and Java find him. They strike a friendship.
#12 - Episode 26
Season 5 - Episode 26 - Aired Sep 6, 2003
May is forced to meet Mega one last time, as the Mall Rats prepare to face Mega. Ruby learns from Siva that Ram's power comes from his computer. Slade brings Ebony to the hospital where he introduces Darryl, and Ebony learns how Mega used him to impersonate Zoot. Mouse escapes from the Mall once again. Mega is fearless when the Mall Rats confront him because his army of Technos surround the defenseless Mall Rats. Ruby tricks Ram into leaving the room and prepares to destroy Ram's computer. However, Ram stops her by explaining that he's working on a cure for Slade's illness. Mega tries to buy the loyalty of the Mall Rats, but they won't work along with him. Salene locates Mouse and agrees to take her to the Eco camp. Slade lays a kiss on Ebony.
#13 - Episode 27
Season 5 - Episode 27 - Aired Jun 14, 2003
Ebony bites Slade's lip after they kiss again. Java isn't happy to learn that Mega wasted his chance to kill the Mall Rats. The Mall Rats discuss strategy regarding their fight with Mega. Ruby is still very suspicious of Ram. Jack is having trouble accessing his computer. Siva is bored in Liberty. Ebony lies to Java that she wants to work with her to get even with Mega. Salene and Mouse are having trouble tracking down the Eco tribe. Ellie and Jack spend quality time together. Darryl and Slade manage to escape from the city. Salene loses hope of finding the Ecos, but Hawk locates them. The Mall Rats decides to stick together in their fight against Mega. Ebony finally gets the upper hand on Java. She imprisons her at the zoo.
#14 - Episode 28
Season 5 - Episode 28 - Aired Jun 14, 2003
Mega is confused when Java doesn't answer her communicator. Jay is worried about Mega's plans. The Eco tribe allows Mouse to join them. Mouse is heartbroken when Salene tells her that she has to go back to the city. Slade returns to Liberty with Darryl in tow. Darryl is relieved when Siva doesn't recognize him. Java admits the truth to Ebony about messing with her mind, but Ebony pretends to still believe in Zoot's resurrection. May is angry when the Mall Rats expel her from their tribe. Darryl tries to brag, but Siva puts him down easy. Slade knows something is up when Ruby begins acting weird around him, and Ram admits that he told Ruby about his illness. Salene bids farewell to Mouse, as she goes embarks on a trip back to the city. Mega refuses to talk to May and he kicks her out of city limits. Amber and Trudy are worried about Jay. Mega finds Java locked up at the zoo, but leaves her there after realizing it's her own fault. Ebony reveals to Mega that she knows he has been messing with her mind.
#15 - Episode 30
Season 5 - Episode 30 - Aired Jun 21, 2003
Trudy thinks appointing Amber as the president would be a great idea, but both Jay and Amber disagree. Jay apologizes to Trudy for what he said regarding her experience with the Chosen. Siva and Ruby learn that Lex has been taking other people's stuff in exchange for rent, so they teach him a little lesson and force him to return the stuff to their owners. Mega uses Baby Bray as a way to convince Amber to follow his plans. Jack finds the camera Mega planted at the Mall. Trudy isn't happy when Jay refuses to relax for a brief moment. Darryl gives Lex a great idea for business, and Lex shares it with Ram. Ebony and her supporters root a truck full of food, as May watches. Mega gets it on tape and puts it on Citynet. Jack creates a machine that can detect bugs. Ebony continues toying around with Java. Salene isn't able to enter the city with alcohol, so she decides to stay out for a little while longer. Slade fixes Ebony's dislocated shoulder, and then warns her that Mega is turning her into the enemy of the city. Amber is freaked out when she isn't allowed to leave the city.
#16 - Episode 31
Season 5 - Episode 31 - Aired Jun 28, 2003
Amber informs Trudy that she wasn't able to leave the safe zone, and that she is forced to agree with Mega's plan. Ebony decides to continue trying to destroy Mega. Java is on her last nerves. Gel is confused when Jack and Ellie start to talk about bugs and she thinks she might have lice. Ellie and Jack agree to leave one bug in the Mall in order to choose what they want Mega to hear. Ruby learns of Lex's idea to run a casino and reluctantly agrees with it. The casino is an immediate success. Amber has to agree with Mega. Mega wants to recruit Jack. May finds Salene badly beaten up. Ebony blows up Mega's electricity source. Ebony realizes that Mega released Java. Jay is upset when he learns that Amber gave in to Mega's demands, but Trudy explains that Mega threatened Baby Bray, so Jay rushes to kill Mega, but ends up knocked out by the zapper.
#17 - Episode 32
Season 5 - Episode 32 - Aired Jul 5, 2003
Trudy goes to the hotel to find out what happened to Jay, but she is kicked out before she can get any info. Jay, in the meantime, is being held a prisoner and is going through a horrible virtual reality experience. May goes to look for food while Salene's condition goes from bad to worse. Mega explains to Amber and Trudy that Jay tried to kill him. On Citynet, Java lies that she has been working undercover between the Zootists. Slade tries to warn Ebony that her men might turn on her. He tries to get closer to her, but she pushes him away. May is forced to give in to a guy's demands when she needs to acquire antibiotics for Salene. Siva learns that Lex has the option of fixing the casino. Ruby wants half of Lex's earnings. May gives Salene some antibiotics. Ellie and Jack fake a fight in front of the only camera left at the Mall. Jay finally gives in to Mega's demands. Ebony ends up getting set up by one of her supporters as Java makes an entrance. Just as she's about to waste Ebony, Slade rushes in on his bike and whisks her away, as Ram watches from his camera.
#18 - Episode 33
Season 5 - Episode 33 - Aired Jul 5, 2003
Ruby witnesses a young girl named Lottie pickpocketing jewelry, and uses her so she could steal Lex's notebook containing all the bills. Mega is angry over the fact that both Jay and Ebony managed to escape. He orders Java to find and delete them. Salene has a nightmare in which she sees her parents. Java raids the Mall in search of Jay and Ebony, without any success. Jay finds a way to exit the city by knocking out a Techno guard and taking his stuff. Slade offers to take Ebony to see Siva. Ruby confronts Lex about lying to her regarding his casino profits. Ram agrees to help Lex make the casino more profitable if he goes to the city and steals some supplies from Mega. Jay informs Amber that he intends to team up with Ebony to take down Mega just before he leaves town. Trudy isn't happy to learn that Jay isn't coming back anytime soon. Ram copies Lottie's barcode on Lex's arm so he could enter the city. Mega grows impatient of waiting for Java to catch Jay and Ebony, so he gives her a day to do her job. The folks at Liberty are surprised when Slade returns with Ebony.
#19 - Episode 34
Season 5 - Episode 34 - Aired Jul 5, 2003
Mega is angry at Java for not being able to do her job. Amber is disgusted with the fact that she's forced to do a broadcast on Citynet. Ruby is frustrated to see Ebony coming out of Slade's room. Lex goes to the city to retrieve the equipment Ram needs, without knowing Ram's real intentions. Salene asks May to return to the Mall with her. Trudy tells Jack and Ellie that their fight might be more productive if they did it without a script. Java gets drunk at a local casino. Lex warns Jay that he might find some people at Liberty. He manages to enter the city. Ebony listens in as Siva explains to Ruby how she took care of Ebony as a child. Slade explains to Ruby that he spent the night at a barn. Amber finishes her speech with a disgusted look on her face, and both Salene and May can't believe what they've heard. Jack and Ellie continue putting on a show for Mega, with successful results. Java's interest is piqued when someone delivers a message saying that Ram is alive.
#20 - Episode 43
Season 5 - Episode 43 - Aired Aug 9, 2003
Jay ends up getting shot, but Trudy and a group of rebels manage to take down the Technos and come to Jay's aide. Darryl is attacked by a woman that recognizes him as the Zoot impostor. Gel finds the love letter May left for Salene and shows it to Sammy. Mega keeps getting surprised by Jack. Ebony makes her one last bite out of Ram, Ruby and Lottie before leaving Liberty. Trudy is in shock when she realizes that Amber and Jay care for each other. She takes Brady and leaves the Mall, but is stopped as she attempts to leave the city. Ruby is confused by Ram's actions. Ebony and Slade blow a fence near the safe zone as a warning to Mega. Salene finds out about May's letter and decides to move out, but May promises to put down her feelings. Jay is happy that he's finally being honest. Trudy is stopped as she tries to leave the city, and she agrees to go with Mega.
#21 - Episode 24
Season 4 - Episode 24 - Aired Aug 23, 2003
The market traders try to boss DEE around while LEX is absent. But DEE soon shows them she is in charge. MOUSE has a tumble. Super SALENE to the rescue. EBONY broods about her lost love. SALENE gets a green light from AMBER. DEE's attempt at rousing the Mall Rats to rescue LEX falls on deaf ears. EBONY gets help from an unlikely source to bide time from RAM. JAY gets curious about VED's software program. They enter the virtual world. JAY gets a shock when he sees AMBER there - serving drinks. VED introduces CLOE to a new game on the mall roof. MOUSE rummages through CLOE's wardrobe. CLOE has a fan. JAY and AMBER discuss what he saw in the virtual world. They conclude that RAM must have a digital image of AMBER stored in the computers. LEX prepares to enter the new Techno program. EBONY learns that JAY has been paying visits to AMBER. She fumes. Sheriff LEX finds himself in the streets of the Wild West. Does he feel safe? MOUSE and SAMMY join CLOE on the rood for a game of â€˜Virt Cert'.
#22 - Episode 18
Season 4 - Episode 18 - Aired Mar 3, 2002
EBONY pays LEX a visit in the middle of the night to administer the medication he needs. PRIDE is studying to keep one step ahead of the Technos. He is scheming a retaliation against their plans. RAM is pleased to hear that the plan is on schedule. LEX makes a seemingly miraculous recovery. VED becomes CLOE's knight in Techno armour. He reminds her of their date, and they arrange a meeting point. Nurse SALENE spots that nurse DEE could be a LEX fan. They discover the bottle of antibiotics on the floor, which explains his recoveryâ€¦ but how did he get them? RAM decides to play a new game of â€˜who stole my antibiotics?' PRIDE infiltrates the power station. EBONY admits to stealing the medication from RAM's medicine chest. But nothing can spoil RAM's special day. VED impresses CLOE with his virt style of clothes for their date. It looks like it could be a pleasant romantic evening. PRIDE begins to sabotage the power station's controls, but he is too late. A crowd gathers to hear RAM's speci
#23 - Episode 2
Season 5 - Episode 2 - Aired Mar 22, 2003
Amber comforts Trudy after she has a nightmare about Zoot. The city folks are worried when they witness Zoot around the city. Slade asks Ruby to rent a room for Ram and she reluctantly agrees. Jay is worried about Ebony. Mouse and May try to reach out to Sammy. Java and Mega continue plotting together. The Mall Rats learn about Dee's and Patch's sudden departure to go find Patch's brothers. Siva is convinced that Lex is out there searching for Tai-San. Pride tries to find out Salene's location, but May doesn't remember since she was blindfolded. Slade is confused by Ram's mumblings. He is attacked by a group of thugs at the bar, but Ruby comes to help him out. Ebony is angry when Jay tells her that Trudy revealed to Amber about her flashes of Zoot. Ebony pleads Jay not to leave her. Mega tells Lex that he doesn't know where Tai-San is and once Lex leaves, Mega deleted Tai-San's info from the computer.
#24 - Episode 33
Season 3 - Episode 33 - Aired Mar 10, 2001
Bray poses as Zoot to confuse the Guardian, who turns into a lunatic after helping Tai-San prevent the bomb from going off. The Guardian is locked up and the Mall Rats celebrate their victory over the enemy. Ellie asks Luke to leave the Mall immediately and save himself, but he refuses to leave without her. Tai-San and Lex reunite without discussing what went on between the Guardian and Tai-San. Bray confides in Amber about missing Zoot. Salene is confused over what to feel now that the Chosen are no longer in control. Ebony decides to keep the Guardian safe so that she can put him on trial. Andy amuses himself by taunting the Guardian. Lex is worried when he sees Tai-San tending to the Guardian. He tries to attack him, but Ebony knocks him out before he can. Alice and Ned drink too much and end up between sheets together. Salene wants to jump off the roof after having lost everything she ever cared for, while Trudy, Bray and Tally attempt to convince her otherwise. It is Brady that finally prompts Salene to keep living. Bray and Amber wake up to learn that an angry crowd is outside the Mall requesting to take the Guardian.
#25 - Episode 41
Season 3 - Episode 41 - Aired Apr 7, 2001
Alice and Ned enjoy their time as a couple, but Ned's mood changes when he realizes that someone has rewritten his ransom note. Pride feels like a fool for going along with Bray's plan. Luke and Ellie aren't welcome as a couple, but Luke believes they'll warm up to the idea eventually. Alice is suspicious when Ned momentarily goes away. Ebony follows Ned to the place where he is holding Amber and Trudy hostage. KC hides the ring and promises to Andy and Tally that it's safe. Ellie wants to talk to Jack only to find out he's gone. Alice sees Ned accusing the kids of writing the ransom note. Luke asks Alice to talk to Ellie on his behalf, but the sisters only end up in another fight over their poor choice in men. Pride confronts Bray about his failed plan and they end up in a fight. Ebony reveals to Ned that she knows he is the kidnapper. Instead of revealing the truth to the others, she proposes a partnership between them. Bray exits the Mall and is followed by members of a dangerous tribe.