The BEST Episodes of Zoids: Chaotic Century
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Nov 8, 2020
Network: Cartoon Network
In the far reaches of The Milky-Way on the Planet Zi exists metalic lifeforms that posses superior fighting skills. These are the Zoids. Warriors by nature. Zoids have been used as the ultimate weapons in an on-going war between the Imperial Forces and the republicans of Planet Zi. The first series is Chaotic Century. The first part take place during the war between the two greatest nations on Zi: the Empire and the Republic. Into this chaos enters three different yet connected lives: Van Flyheight, a young Republican who stumbles upon some ancient ruins; Zeek, an Organoid in the ruins who has the capacity to revive and mazimize the potential of Zoids; and Fiona, an ancient Zoidian awakened from her sleep and who now accompanies Van on his journey into destiny. With the help of the kooky Dr. D, the mercenary Irvine, and the independent Moonbay among others, Van inadvertently finds himself on a course to stop the war before it takes a disastrous turn. "Foolish Ambtions shou
#1 - New Helic City
Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired Mar 11, 2002
There's a parade in New Helic City celebrating the Republican's latest victory and Irvine, Moonbay, and Fiona watch it. Van and Zeke wander away and see a lone Imperial soldier being harassed by some Republicans. The Imperial soldier had escaped and was trying to get away from the city. Van feels that the right thing to do is to help him, so he and Zeke chase the Republicans away. The soldier runs away and drops a picture of him and his mother, and Van picks it up. He meets the others at a cafe and tells them what happened. Irvine leaves for a moment and Moonbay says that they should go to the institute that specializes in ancient ruins. Just then, a few trucks pull up with Republican guards in them and one of the guys that Van and Zeke chased away (he told the guards about how Van helped the Imperial soldier). The guards accuse him of being an Imperial spy and don't believe that Hermann gave them their letter that he wrote for them. Irvine drives up in a jeep, throws a smoke bomb, and
#2 - The Longest Night of the Republic
Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired Mar 12, 2002
As the Imperial Army is getting closer, Captain Herman is swimming really fast to warn their side about the attack from the Empire. While Van, Moonbay and Irvine are planning their next move to the Guerrial Plateau. They also find out a general in the Imperaial Army is also looking for it and will pay lots of money if they have any leads. Madam President drops in on the Mount Osa base to check on how Colonel Kruegar is doing. Liutenant O'Connel of the Red River Base wants to send out a search party to look for the Captain. But the president denies their request. Irvine, Van, Moonbay and Fiona are havingdinner while the Liutenant drops in and is really mad, he says that he will pay anyone enough money from the military to retire if they would steal a Pteras and go rescue the Captain. While on the Imperial Side, Admiral Prozan was making his daily report to the Imperial King Zepplin. They talked for a bit on how he was goin gto deal the final blow to the rebels. Then Van and Irvine along
#3 - Prozen's Conspiracy
Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired Mar 14, 2002
After stopping the war and making the Empire retreat peae was restored to the Republic. Van and his friends were off to the Guerrial Plateau to restore Fiona's memory. While at an Imperial Prison Cell, where the bandit Rosso has been residing for the past couple of weeks, is freed with the help of his comrades from the Desert Alka-Velto Gang. Since the death of the late emperor Zepplin, Crown Prince Rudolph is next in line to become emperor of the Empire. Minister Prozan also mourns the loss of his emperor. Minister Prozan regent to Crown Prince Rudolph, would become emperor if anything were to happen to Prince Rudolph. The Desert Alka-Velto Gang is planning on kidnapping the Crown Prince Rudolph and asking for a ransom from the Empire for treating them the way the did. Late at night, Minister Prozan went to a shabby shop where a special forces operative commander by the name of Metlenick was. Metlenick had arranged three republican command wolves to assure that the assasination would
#4 - Farewell to a Friend
Season 1 - Episode 22 - Aired Mar 19, 2002
After barely escaping from Raven. Van adn the rest find some shelter. Rudolph wakes up and was having a bad dream and wonders if he will ever get back home. Later that morning, Rudolph asks if they could take him to Guygalos and teach him how to pilot a zoid. At the palace, Minister Prozan is sending out search parties and they are still looking for the prince as he explains to Prime Minister Homalef. A whole herd of Rev. Rapters and Redlers are searching for the prince, but were taken down by Raven and his Genosaur. Van starts teaching Rudolph how to pilot a zoid properly but Rudolph needs more practice. Then he gives Rudolph some special zoid pilot training. They find a bunch of Imperial Redlers with their zoid cores ripped out and Dr. D. Dr. D believes the Deathsaur was responsible for the damage and ruins of the Redlers. Dr. D tells everyone about the Legend of Beast of Destruction, the Deathsaur. It goes: One Deathsaur, destroyed a platoon of 1,000 zoids and whipped out a whole na
#5 - The New Liger
Season 1 - Episode 25 - Aired Mar 22, 2002
After Van starts coming back to the campsite, he is attacked by Denis in the Red Guysack, Denis tries to overtake him, but Van manages to win by opening the cockpit of the Guysack and knocking Denis out then taking the Guysack to fight at the other two. Then Stinger has all three, Irvine, Moonbay, and Rudolph tied on a pole and is playing some sick games w/their heads. Later, Stinger reveals he wasn't doing this for fun, he had a defined objective all along. He wanted Zeke for himself, and whatever he could his hands on else. Stinger then tells Irvine to call out the organoid, but Irvine tells Stinger, Zeke would never take orders from him or Moonbay. He would only obey Van. Meanwhile, Van had just started a fight with the Dark Horn piloted by Rhoto. Van takes him out with an attack from underneath and leaves. At the Whirlwind of Glowing Light, Dr. D comes out and punches Stinger and Metelinick. Then Metelinick gets inside the Dark Horn and starts to attack Rudolph, and just as he is a
#6 - Heroes of the Sky
Season 1 - Episode 29 - Aired Mar 28, 2002
Dr. D and some Republican officers are waiting for two people to arrive. They see a truck in the distance, and wait for it to arrive. They then let the two people, a man and a woman, get into two Storm Sworders. The Storm Sworders are launched into the sky, and then they fly off. Meanwhile, Van and the others are traveling towards Guygalos City. Van and Irvine have a fight about which route to take, which ends up with Irvine strangling Van. After a long discussion, they decide to split up, with Irvine, Moonbay, and Rudolf taking the long but safe route, and Van, Fiona, and Zeke taking the shorter route that has one Imperial base along the way. They split up, and shortly after that, it turns out that Rudolf snuck into the Blade Liger so he could go with Van. At the Imperial base along Van's path, Major Karl Schubaltz is training with three black Redlers. He does some impressive maneuvering and shooting in his modified Saber Fang. Later, he and some other Imperial officer are talking abo
#7 - The Secret Mission
Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Apr 5, 2002
After defeating a power like the Deathsaurer, you'd think that the guy would take a break. But anyways, Van joined the military and has been working in the military for the past year. Van under the guidance of Colonel Krueger, goes in a simulation test without the use of an organoid. He goes up against a herd of Command Wolves and Pteras'. He takes them out with ease. The President of the Republic gets a friendly warning from Emperor Rudolph. A highly mobile and super fast underground zoid attacked and destroyed the main bases of both the Empire and Republic. Van Flyheight, returns home to the Wind Colony. Later On, Van had gone out reminiscing about how he found Zeke and Fiona in these same exact ruins a couple of years back. While Fiona is on her way to the Wind Colony with a sick Dr. D, are hit by the Stealth Viper. Van goes and helps Fiona and Dr. D out. While at the Colony, Fiona and Dr. D are treated by the Priest and should make a complete recovery.
#8 - The Steel Bison
Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Apr 10, 2002
Van is told by Captain O'Connell, that he will be going to Imperial Territory, because a couple of thugs posed as Republican forces are terrorizing nearby villages. While he makes his way to this village, he will be accompanied by another Guardian from the Empire, Schubaltz. As Van leaves his Liger in the woods, he comes to town with Zeke and Fiona. On the way, Zeke gets covered with red paint. Van makes his way all around town and finds that people back here near the farms aren't evacuating. Then, Schubaltz shows up with his triple mini-shot cannon, 8-missile cluster, and 17 shot cannon Dibison. He sees that Zeke is red and demands that what is he doing. Van tells him that he is Van Flyheight, and he has a silver organoid called Zeke, but there was an accident and that Zeke was covered with some paint. He then doesn't believe a thing until he grabs him by his shirt and sees his Guardian Force tag. Then Schubaltz fills him in on information about the attackers.
#9 - Raven
Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Apr 16, 2002
Episode starts out with a Godos being stolen and used to destroy its own base with a black organoid. In the morning, Van goes to check out the base, or whats left of the base. Van looks around the base and sees that it was a thorough job. Whoever did this didn't want a trace of anything to be left behind. Then a survivor tells Van that this was done by a black organoid. In the back of his mind Van thinks this couldn't be possible. He calls in Thomas Schubaltz. Van and Thomas had a talk with each other and Van filled in Thomas with all the details about the black organoid and Raven. Van thinks that that it might be a mistake bringing Thomas into this mission. Meanwhile, in the desert at the time Raven was walking alone and a Gustav pulled up and gave Raven a ride and some water. Then Thomas says that taking Raven down would be a piece of cake, and that he would win. Raven isn't the Raven that Van knew back in Chaotic Century, he has been psychologically effected by the loss he received.
#10 - Assault of the Mega-Monster
Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Apr 18, 2002
After going head to head combat with Raven, Thomas's Dibison is completely totaled and barely makes it near to a familiar Gustav. Van does some simulation tests at a nearby base to prepare for Raven's arrival. The normal routine, couple of Pteras' and Command Wolves. Then in the middle of the simulation Irvine shows up in his Red Command Wolf, and challenges Van. After a vicious duel at the first, both Irvine and Van stop and try to wash on a nearby lake. Irvine tells Van that he made a heap of prize money in winning a couple of tournaments and then he relaxed for the past couple days at La Fray Beach. When he heard of Raven coming back he started coming to this base. Then just before they are about to start Round 2 of their duel, Dr. D drops in with a parachute coming straight from the Wind Colony. He said that there was a way to strengthen the shield on the Blade Liger by at least 2 or 3 times. Unfortunately, Raven hammered his shield and before he was able to finish Van, Shadow took the Geno Saurer away from the battle. Raven was angered by this until he witnesses Shadow form an evolution cocoon around the Geno Saurer.
#11 - The Distant Stars
Season 2 - Episode 15 - Aired Apr 25, 2002
After not faring so well against the Geno Breaker last time, this time they brought in Colonel Halford, used to work with Major Dan Flyheight (Van's Father), Halford is a complete jerk and lacks respect for anyone below him. He does have one good point that makes up for his ugly face, he is a Geno Breaker specialist. He analyzed all the aspects of the Geno Breaker, for example, it has a window of 1:05 seconds before it can recharge after the first Particle Beam. It also needs 5.33 seconds to charge the Particle Beam. In their strategy, they want to neutralize the foot locks of the Geno Breaker so it can't fire its Particle Beam. But what he doesn't realize is the Geno Breaker can fire from the air as well, it can use it thrusters mounted on the back, where the Pulse Laser Cannons used to be, and boost and it wouldn't need a recoil because its in the air. Then, Thomas, Irvine and Van do some exercise and keep doing those over and over.
#12 - The Boy from the Ruins
Season 2 - Episode 17 - Aired Apr 29, 2002
After fighting the Geno-Breaker and falling over a cliff into a river Van washes up in a shore. Irvine, Thomas, Fiona and Moonbay start looking for Van, and had been searching for hours without a trace of him, the Blade Liger nor Zeke. Fiona sensed that Van is in a valley, hurt and unable to move for the time being. Irvine and Thomas go into the valley, Irvine spots the Blade Liger and Zeke but no sign of Van though. Then Zeke tells Fiona the cockpit flew open and Van fell into the river. Van, alive and makes it to a village but the people there do not help him. Then after passing out Van gets some sort of dream. In a shock Van wakes up and finds a boy named Nichalo who helped patching him up and his zoid, T-roll. Van teaches Nichalo how to pilot T-roll really fast and smoothly. Meanwhile, the Imperial Army Division base is getting closer to the Village of Nordinance. Thomas does some research on the village, it turns out 10 years ago the Republican Army attacked and destroyed the village.
#13 - Attack of the Winged Dragons
Season 2 - Episode 24 - Aired May 8, 2002
After being unsuccessful in stopping Hiltz, he takes to orbit in the Hammer Kaizer with the Death Stinger inside. Fiona piloting a Pteras and Moonbay piloting a silver Pteras, they were monitoring the Hammer Kaizer. Hiltz announces to everyone in the Republic about the Death Stinger and asks them the name of the town below there, Major Herman tells him if he doesn't know then he won't tell him. Hiltz destroys it with a blast of the Charged Particle Gun from the Death Stinger. Major Herman goes to the Capital and asks the Madam President, about taking two Storm Sworders into space. He wants the pilots on Storm Sworders to be Van Flyheight and Thomas Schubaltz. At the battlefield where both Van and Thomas are alongside Irvine, are attacked by a couple of Heldigunners. Van tells Irvine to take his place as the Storm Sworder pilot, and they should leave now. Meanwhile, surrounded by several cliffs, the severely damaged Geno Breaker rests along with Shadow in its left claw.
#14 - The Capital Collapses
Season 2 - Episode 25 - Aired May 9, 2002
After making a direct hit with the surface and surviving the Hammer Kaizer destruction, the Death Stinger made its way to New Helic City. At traveling forty km per day, it would make it to the Capital within two hours. The evacuations of the Republic were mostly complete, only the South and West sectors remain. Emperor Rudolph reassures the president, the defense forces of the Empire will be arriving to give assistance, among them will be Colonel Schubaltz's Armored Panzer Division. Colonel Herman gets an idea to sin the Death Stinger into molten magma, with some strategic bombing the crust will break and the Death Stinger will fall into the magma. Van is still battling it out with Blue Geno Saurer, Reice. While, Raven is still mourning the loss of his organoid, Shadow. As Irvine and Thomas were making it to the Storm Sworders for the bombing run, the Death Stinger changes course and starts heading for the molten lava himself.
#15 - The Giant Fortress
Season 2 - Episode 26 - Aired May 13, 2002
After retreating from the doomed Capital, the Republican and Imperial Forces have been going to Wendeen Lake. This is where the Republican's secret weapon, the Ultrasaurus was resting. A last-ditch strategy they will use to defeat the Death Stinger is under way. They are planning to awaken the Ultrasaurus, a heavy carrier zoid, which would provide them with cover and firepower to take on the Death Stinger. Colonel Herman believes there is only a 50% chance the Ultrasaurus will awaken. Van talks some sense into Colonel Herman and eventually makes him realize, he has to believe in the 50% chance the Ultrasaurus will awaken or it's hopeless. Six power blocks of the Ultrasaurus are ready for action and are functioning well to their maximum. Moonbay got an idea to kick start the seventh power block of the Ultrasaurus. Meanwhile, the Death Stinger slumbering in the molten lava within a mountain, it blows through the mountain with a Charged Particle Beam and sets out after the Ultrasaurus.
#16 - The Great Sea Battle
Season 2 - Episode 27 - Aired May 14, 2002
After the Ultrasaurus had awoken and made it to sea and starts on the journey to the Empire, Van and Irvine start engaging the Helcats and start taking them one by one until the Death Stinger charged its Charged Particle Beam. Van and Irvine, knowing the power of the beam, turned around started to run. As the Charged Particle Beam made its way toward them, both the Blade Liger and Lighting Saix kicked into their boosters and started to run as fast as their zoid's capacity. the beam was going to hit them, but Rosso and Viola picked them up and delievered them to the Ultrasaurus just in the nick of time. Colonel Herman goes over the meeting about the Ultrasaurus and its defenses. Besides basic armaments and normal defensive tactics its completely vulnerable, so they are going to a top secret Imperial Plant to get the Gravity Cannon, once this is in place the Ultrasaurus will be a truly powerful and invincible force to be reckoned with. They had sent out a Hammer Head for surveillance.
#17 - The Ancient Memory
Season 2 - Episode 30 - Aired Jan 4, 2003
Just when you thought the nightmare of the Death Stinger is over, it gets renewed. The episode starts off with the Death Stinger being destroyed by the gravity cannon, but just when everything seemed to be over, Ambient appears and fuses with the destroyed Death Stinger, reviving it. Van and Irvine tried to make a attack, but the DS buried itself into the ground, and went attacking the Ultrasaurus, which injured Dr. D. Also, Raven runs up to Shadow, who thought Shadow would be pleased to see him again, but unfortunately, things were terribly wrong. Shadow attacked Raven violently, and the Dark Kaiser comes up, and tells Raven that Shadow is now a slave to him. This definitely aggravated Raven, and he started charging after the Dark Kaiser, but he was flipped. At the end of this episode, Fiona is thunderstruck when she heard ""Zoid Eve"", and was hit by a stray bullet from the Death Stinger. As usual, Van got out of his zoid, and ran up to Fiona.
#18 - Return to Another Tomorrow
Season 2 - Episode 33 - Aired Jan 4, 2003
In the Final Episode, Van and Raven give it all they got to defeat the resurrected Death Saurer. Hiltz is on a rampage blasting away with the Saurer's Charged Particle Beam. To destroy the Death Saurer, Fiona and Zeek were prepared to sacrifice themselves to destroy Zoid Eve. Doing so, all of the Zoids on Zi would be destroyed. Van stopped them, exclaiming that he could destroy it, by launching him self from the Gravity Cannon on the Ultrasaurus! The energy shield was destroyed by Raven, with the Genobreakers charged particle beam. The Liger was shot out of the cannon and thrusted through a charged particle blast right through the Zoid Core of the Death Saurer, destroying it and Hiltz. The Zoid Eve went back underground, and the Death Saurer exploded, thus ending the series with Fiona, Van, and the Blade Liger.
#19 - The Defense of the City
Season 1 - Episode 18 - Aired Mar 13, 2002
Barely escaping and making it to the front lines at the New Helic Shore, the Republican Army stands and waits for the Imperial Army to attack. Prince Rudolph of the Empirehas some bad news about his grandfather. While Prozan gives the Republican President a final ultmatum of surrender or be completely annihilated. Then the Republican Army finds out more bad news, Old Man Kruegar, Moonbay and Fiona are still at the Mount Osa Base. Colonel Kruegar has an idea of destroying the Mount Osa Base so the Empire can't get its hands on it. Moonbay, Fiona and the Colonel escape through the Pteras. But the explosives didn't explode. So the Colonel comes thinks if he blows the Volcano up, the base would explode and all the combat systems on the zoids would freeze. Dr. D was also thinking the same thing. They would fly in with just a couple f Pteras's alongside Van and Zeke. Rudolph is informed the current emperor Zepplin passes away at exactly 11:00AM. Then Colonel Kruegar, Fiona and Moonbay launch
#20 - The Charged Particle Gun
Season 1 - Episode 21 - Aired Mar 18, 2002
Raven starts to rush after Rosso and enters a punk guys territory called Brad. Raven being the nicest I have ever seen him, gets mocked by Brad. Then Raven takes Brad out and crushes his Dark Horn. Later Vana nd the rest were talking about how it was a waste of time, and Irvine brings up a good point abot how Fiona remembered something called Deathsaur. Van kicks a rock in the bush and finds a boy named Rudolph. Rosso and Viola can't find Rudolph any where and went searching for him. Moonbay tries to swindle Rudolph out of his Imperial Ring but Van cancels that transaction. While at the Imperial Palace, Prozan gives a magnificent speech on how he would take office if Prince Rudolph doesn't return before the funeral of the late emperor Zepplin, he would take office. A very fast zoid attacks through the cover of the forest, Viola goes to check it out and it turns out its Raven in a Genosaur (purple/dark purple/black). Rosso was coming to but he'd be a little late. Rudolph was just leavin
#21 - A Voice From Afar
Season 1 - Episode 24 - Aired Mar 21, 2002
After Van had brought Rudolph back to the campsite away from danger, he had seen the Whirl Wind of Light surrounding the Shield Liger. Before where Metelinick and his thugs were left because of the damage they had suffered due to Irvine's Command Wolf. They had just finished reparing the damage on one Dark Horn and the other would need at least a week to recover. Then a Red Guysack shows up and a guy called Stinger a.k.a the Fisherman shows up. Meanwhile, Van demands an explanation for whats happening to the Shield Liger. He finds out that Fiona and Zeke are still inside and he tries running into it but gets thrown away by th massive energy that was being put out. Van then runs off because he wanted Zeke to choose him, and wondered why he chose Fiona instead. Stinger makes a deal with Metelinick in which he'll help with the destruction of the cocki-group of punks with the organoid. Rudolph makes it over to where Van had gone off, by some nearby ruins. Denis was given the Red Guysack, t
#22 - Memories of Zi
Season 1 - Episode 26 - Aired Mar 25, 2002
After defeating Stinger, and his Saber Fang Stinger Special, Van and the rest continue their journey to Guygalos. Metelinick gives Minister Prozan, the Ring of Guylos. Then Van and the guys are talking about how they are going to get Rudolph back to Guygalos. Stinger makes it to a bar in a village, where he tells the Krossbow Brothers immediately make there way off to where Van and the rest of the gang are, in Desert Hel Digunners. Dr. D finds out Fiona is an Ancient Zoidian, a lost race of people that were thought to be whipped out a long time ago by the Deathsaur. Meanwhile, Raven is heading off to destroy another fortress in the Republican Army. At the palace, Minister Prozan announces to everyone Rudolph has been assasinated by an elite squadron of Republican Forces and Then he takes the throne. Raven attacks with the Genosaur and the fortress attacks with several Gordos, but Raven was unharmed within 3 minutes the base in complete ruins. Then the cores of the zoids were ripped out
#23 - The Saviour
Season 1 - Episode 27 - Aired Mar 26, 2002
After taking out the Desert Hel Digunners and getting Zeke back safe and sound, Van and the rest are trying to make it to the capital without any of the Imperials spotting him. Moonbay and the others are making their way through a village a called Light Town, where they learn Prozan has announced Rudolph is dead. Then if that wasn't bad enough, they have a road block set up just in case Van and the others run by. They come up with a nice plan to smuggle Rudolph past Light Town and into the heart of Imperial Territory. Moonbay and Fiona are in the Gustav, while Irvine, Rudolph, Van and Zeke are making their way past the mountains on foot. Moonbay decides to act like she's getting married and succeeds after lying half a dozen times. Later, the soldier in command finds out they were being tricked, and Irvine, Rudolph, Van and Zeke were on foot making their way through the mountains. Irvine hears the engine of maybe two or three Redlers in the vicinity and tells them to be very cautious. T
#24 - The Three Guards
Season 1 - Episode 31 - Aired Apr 1, 2002
While on their way towards the Imperial Captial Guygalos, Van and the rest of the gang had fought their way through Captain Sever's Unit. Then after that, the gang is making there way through the Valley of Heroes. While in the Wind City, the Imperial Army had laid waste to all of the city. The three guards came after the Imperial soldiers, piloting three old model Saber Fangs. Laying waste to the entire Imperial Division with in a matter of moments. The three guards had gotten their revenge for them destroying the city. While back at home, Major Bord had come so that he could tell the three guards that a group of bandits (Van, Zeek...etc) were carrying an imposter Prince Rudolph and that they should be immediately dealt with. Then the three guards rushed off and found Van, he told them to meet them in the fighting grounds. Irvine went up first and knocked out one of the Saber Fang's. Then Van went against the second, beat him but at the cost of his boosters. He fought the third one and
#25 - The Doom Machine
Season 1 - Episode 32 - Aired Apr 2, 2002
Van and the rest of the gang make it to the palace where Prime Minister Homalef. After Prime Minister Homalef spotted Princce Rudolph, he couldn't believe his eyes. After they got to the minister's Palace, Homalef told them that Prozan also was in search of some ruins. Later that night, Van, Fiona, and Zeek sneaked off in the Blade Liger to go to see the nearby facility that was once ancient ruins. As soon as Van arrives he is caught by Prozan. In which they both have an arguement. Fiona gets out and the Deathsaur starts to awaken. Prozan quickly realizes that Fiona is that of the Ancient Zoidian race. The Deathsaur awakens and comes out after completely destroying the ruins. Van and the Blade Liger put their boosters on all the way. On their way back to help out their friends at the palace, they are greeted by Shadow, Raven's organoid and the deadly Raven himself with his deadly Genosaur.