The BEST Episodes of Zetman
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Feb 6, 2020
Network: Tokyo MX
The story starts off with a face-off between two rival heroes, ZET and ALPHAS, and then traces their origins - Jin Kanzaki, a young man with the ability to transform into a superhuman being known as ZET, and Kouga Amagi, a young man with a strong sense of justice who uses technology to fight as ALPHAS. The fates of these two men and those around them intertwine as they fight to protect mankind and destroy monstrous abominations known as Players, who ironically are the creations of the Amagi Corporation, the company founded by Kouga’s grandfather, Mitsugai Amagi.
#1 - Untaught Emotions
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Apr 3, 2012
Jin Kanzaki is poor, but he lives a happy life with his grandfather. Together with his friends Kouga and Konoha, he helps out people for a fee. Meanwhile, the police are searching for a vicious serial killer.
#2 - The Red Stake
Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Jun 19, 2012
Inside Amagi Tower, ZET is severely wounded by Haitani and can no longer retain his form. Does he have to become complete in order to defeat Haitani? Why does Haitani want ZET to be complete so desperately?
#3 - Whereabouts of the Pendant
Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired May 29, 2012
The key to completing ZET is the pendant that Konoha has in her possession. Haitani and his men easily infiltrate the Amagi residence. Konoha wakes up and finds Jin standing in front of her. She hands him the pendant, not knowing he’s actually a clone.
#4 - Funeral Procession
Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Jun 26, 2012
Jin walks down a bloody path in solitude as ZET… Alphas has fulfilled his dream of becoming a hero and fights according to his idea of justice… After so much bloodshed and tears, what is it that they wished to attain at the end?
#5 - Alphas
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired May 1, 2012
Kouga tries to become a superhero by creating a real-life Alphas. A mysterious man approaches him with a test to see if he’s qualified to become one.
#6 - Hostage
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired May 8, 2012
Konoha is taken hostage and Jin is unable to do anything. Unlike before, he cannot become ZET by hurting himself and doesn’t have his Activation Gum.
#7 - Ill Fortune
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Apr 24, 2012
Two years have passed. Players are wreaking havoc in society, but humans are still unaware of their existence. People live in fear, and Mitsugai is unable to produce another ZET.
#8 - Tears
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Apr 17, 2012
When Jin wakes up, he sees a monster holding the lifeless body of his foster mother, Akemi. An old man named Mitsugai is attempting to awaken ZET within Jin by using her. Mitsugai succeeds and ZET awakens…but he’s still incomplete.
#9 - The Ring of Exposure
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired May 15, 2012
ZET finally turns red and displays powers unlike anything seen before. With overwhelming strength, ZET dominates the fight against a Player. Meanwhile, Kouga is having a tough time fending off a Player in his first battle as Alphas.
#10 - In the Fire
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Apr 10, 2012
A few years have passed since Jin went missing. Kouga, still dreaming of becoming a real hero, is intent on catching a serial arsonist prowling the streets.
#11 - Party
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Jun 5, 2012
Konoha goes missing. Kouga receives a phone call from the man who gave him the first test where he had to choose between the lives of his sister or three high school girls he didn’t know. Kouga chose Konoha and the girls were killed.
#12 - A Normal Family
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired May 22, 2012
Kouga learns that Jin has been fighting by himself as ZET. Thrilled over meeting a true hero, Kouga calls him “ZETMAN” and declares he will fight alongside him. Jin and Kouga head for the lab to find out why Red ZET turned white.
#13 - Puppet
Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Jun 12, 2012
Haitani hijacks a broadcast signal in Middletown to declare war against humanity. Under his leadership, regressed Players start wreaking havoc, but Jin appears as ZET to protect people and fights as a one-man army.