The BEST episodes of Young Black Jack

Every episode of Young Black Jack ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Young Black Jack!

Based on the brilliant maverick doctor created by manga pioneer Osamu Tezuka. This prequel follows Black Jack when he was still a medical student in the 1960s.

Last Updated: 1/6/2023Network:TBS
16 votes

#1 - Deserters

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 10/16/2015

Having witnessed Hazama's skills first-hand, Okamato visits his apartment bent on uncovering his secret. All she finds are evidence of Hazama's stringent surgical practice regimen using fish, pig feet and the like as subjects. Suddenly, they hear a groan next door…

In Vietnam Part 2
15 votes

#2 - In Vietnam Part 2

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 10/30/2015

Hazama's group is captured by the Vietcong. They negotiate with the leader to let them treat an injured member. After days go by, their interpreter is dragged off.

The Gruesome Chronicle Part 2
8 votes

#3 - The Gruesome Chronicle Part 2

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 12/4/2015

Yuki's path to becoming a surgeon begins again!

Where's the Doctor?
24 votes

#4 - Where's the Doctor?

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 10/2/2015

It was the year 1968 when student protests at Tokyo University heralded an era of youth activism. A major accident costs a boy an arm and a leg--while even the professor of the surgery concedes defeat, Hazama promises the boy's parents that he will rejoin the boy's limbs... if the parents cough up five million. Desperate for help, they agree…

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17 votes

#5 - Abduction

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 10/9/2015

Abruptly abducted in the dead of night, a loan shark offers Hazama and other captives the option of wiping their debt clean, at a cost--they must offer their heart to a certain man of means. However, the black market doctor goes AWOL and the heart transplant is no go…

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The Gruesome Chronicle Part 1
9 votes

#6 - The Gruesome Chronicle Part 1

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 11/27/2015

A renowned surgeon comes to Hazama and Maiko's university as a lecturer. Hazama recognizes him and requests to assist with Hyakki's research.

The Gruesome Chronicle Part 3
7 votes

#7 - The Gruesome Chronicle Part 3

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired 12/11/2015

Hyakki's has changed his appearance, which shocks Hazama. He attempts to persuade Hyakki to turn himself in, but Hyakki refuses to forego his pursuit of vengeance...

In Vietnam Part 1
15 votes

#8 - In Vietnam Part 1

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 10/23/2015

Hazama goes to Vietnam in pursuit of Yabu.. Hazama manages to identify Yabu's last known location, but a sudden attack forces him to make a life-or-death decision...

In Vietnam Part 3
15 votes

#9 - In Vietnam Part 3

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 11/6/2015

Right after Steve is saved, he goes missing. Hazama believes that Steve is still convinced he is captured. Hazama sets off to find and convince him.

Painless Revolution Part 2
12 votes

#10 - Painless Revolution Part 2

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 11/20/2015

A patient has analgesia, an inability to feel pain. While Hazama and Maiko investigate the cause they have a chance encounter with Yabu. Yabu's patient has something in common with Hazama's -- they were in same platoon. Hazama is certain the cause of their issues is related.

Painless Revolution Part 1
13 votes

#11 - Painless Revolution Part 1

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 11/13/2015

Okamato and Hazama travel to America to observe a surgery by the much-renowned Dr. Risenberg. They run into a civil rights activist and acquaintance of Okamato, and her friend. However they're soon attacked.

The Season of Mania
8 votes

#12 - The Season of Mania

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired 12/18/2015

Hazama meets and treats the injury of a student activist named Eri. Following this, Eri and Hazama develop a friendship. Eri sends Hazama a postcard from Gunma, where the government is raiding.

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