Samurai Jack

Cartoon Network (ended 2017)




Episode Guide

    • 8/16/03
      Armed with a mystic sword given to him by the Gods, the Emperor sets forth to defeat Aku.
    • 8/20/01

      Samurai Jack hears of a mysterious island which possesses a well that can grant any wish. He arrives at the island and discovers the well is not alone.

    • 4/26/03
      Jack must pass three tests to gain access to a time portal.
    • 11/12/03
      A team of bounty hunters band together to defeat Jack.
    • XCII
      Season 5 - Episode 1

      Fifty years have passed for Jack in the future, but he remains unaged... and Aku is more powerful than ever. While Jack is haunted by ghosts from his past, an order of female priestesses prepare a new threat to defeat the samurai.

    • XVIII: Jack And The Ultra-robots
      Season 2 - Episode 5
      Jack goes from destroyed village to destroyed village looking for the ultra-robots responsible for the destruction only to find that they were forcibly created by a scientist blackmailed by Aku.
    • XXXV: Jack And The Haunted House
      Season 3 - Episode 9
      Jack encounters a haunted house in his travels and must free the trapped family inside.
    • XXX: Jack And The Zombies
      Season 3 - Episode 4
      Reaching an intersection in the road, Jack uses a stick to determine his path. But his path leads him to a graveyard, filled with zombies. Jack must stop them, without his sword. And defeat Aku...again without his sword.
    • XLVIII: Jack versus Aku
      Season 4 - Episode 9

      Tiring of the failure of his minions, Aku decides to engage Jack in one-on-one combat to settle matters between them once and for all.

    • XCIV
      Season 5 - Episode 3

      Jack turns to fight the Daughters of Aku when they follow his blood trail.

    • XLIII: The Aku Infection
      Season 4 - Episode 4
      Jack is infected with a bit of Aku which tries to take over and drive him to evil.
    • XXV: Jack And The Spartans
      Season 2 - Episode 12
      As Jack climbs up to the top of a mountain he meets up with an army of great warriors and gets asked to help them in the last chapter of a 300-year battle
    • XI: Jack And The Scotsman
      Season 1 - Episode 11

      Jack finds himself opposed by The Scotsman, an opponent every bit as skilled as himself.

    • XLIX: The 4 Seasons Of Death
      Season 4 - Episode 10
      Four separate stories following Jack through the four seasons: Summer, Fall, Winter and Spring. In Summer, Jack is travelling through the desert and is set upon by strange creatures formed of sandstorms. In Fall, a creepy little scientist attempts to make a poison to kill Jack. In Winter, a warrior race forge a mighty sword with which to slay Jack. In Spring, Jack finds rest in a mysterious garden paradise.moreless
    • XX: Jack And The Monks
      Season 2 - Episode 7

      After Aku's beetle drones destroy yet another gateway to the past, only moments before he's is able to reach it, Jack is overcome with frustration and is about ready to give up the quest. Then, by chance, he meets three monks about to climb the Mountain of Fatoom. Where, legend has it, Truth can be found at the top.

    • XL: Samurai versus Ninja
      Season 4 - Episode 1
      Jack must combat a Ninja sent by Aku.
    • X: Jack And The Lava Monster
      Season 1 - Episode 10

      Called on by a mysterious voice, Jack overcomes many obstacles and booby traps to find who is calling him. Deep in the earth he finds it is a creature made from rock and lava, who immediately challenges Jack to a fight, but why did it call for Jack?

    • A Shaolin temple aids Jack in finding a gateway that will take him to his own time.
    • L: Tale Of X9
      Season 4 - Episode 11
      The first three-fourths of the story is a monologue: a Terminator-like killer robot with human emotions tells us the story of his life. He formerly worked for Aku, but stopped because of his emotions and because he felt in love with a little dog. But Aku kidnapped his dog and forces him to fight against Jack if he wants to see it again. He is tracking Jack and he is finally destroyed by the samurai His last words are for his puppy and Jack looks sadly at him. Then there is a close-up of his car and the last image of the episode is a photo of the dog.moreless
    • XXII: Jack and the Hunters
      Season 2 - Episode 9
      Aku travels to a distant planet to hire four skilled hunters to hunt down Jack and turn him over to Aku. At first, Jack is easy to capture, until he hears who they're working for. Then the real hunt is on.
    • 8/23/03
      The Scotsman helps Jack defeat the Sirens.
    • XCVII
      Season 5 - Episode 6

      As Ashi searches for Jack, she meets some of the people that Jack has helped in the past. and gives up the last physical reminder of her time as a Daughter of Aku.

    • XCV
      Season 5 - Episode 4

      Jack must carry Ashi to safety after they are both swallowed by a giant creature, but Ashi would rather die than have Jack save her.

    • 8/16/03
      In this tale of Aku's arrival, Jack's father the Emperor must defeat the evil wizard upon his arrival on Earth.
    • III: The First Fight (III)
      Season 1 - Episode 3
      Aku learns of Jack's arrival in the future, and of the help he is giving the dogs. He sends a huge army of insect drones to destroy Jack and the dogs alike. Jack has been busy preparing many traps for them however, and when they arrive the battle begins in earnest.moreless
    • XIX: Jack Remembers The Past
      Season 2 - Episode 6

      Jack remembers some highlights from his childhood.

    • I: The Beginning (I)
      Season 1 - Episode 1
      When the wizard Aku attacks his land, an unnamed samurai travels the world training to battle him.
    • XXVIII: Jack And The Rave
      Season 3 - Episode 2

      Jack battles a Pied Piper-like DJ who lures children from a village.

    • XXXI: Jack In Egypt
      Season 3 - Episode 5
      An ancient prophecy is Jack's only hope against three mystic creatures.
    • 8/23/03
      While traveling the Scotsman finds Samurai Jack . . . working as a waiter named ‘Brent Worthington.' The Scotsman "rescues" the amnesiac Jack from bounty hunters and realizes that Jack was injured by the tango beast. He follows the trail from the tango beast to a bar of bounty hunters to a sea captain to a chart that directs them to "The Great Unknown." The Scotsman hires a ship to take them there.moreless
    • XXXIV: Jack And Swamp Monster
      Season 3 - Episode 8
      Jack must solve three traps to recover the pieces to a suit of armor that will let him return to his own time.
    • VIII: Jack versus Mad Jack
      Season 1 - Episode 8

      Aku places a bounty on Jack's head, but is disappointed by the failure of some inept hunters, so he creates an evil spirit-clone version of Jack to finish the samurai off for good.

    • 3/22/02
      The Scotsman needs Jack's help to save his kidnapped wife. But this woman is hardly the distressed damsel the Scotsman makes her out to be.
    • XVI: Jack And The Smackback
      Season 2 - Episode 3

      Jack must fight for his life in...The Dome of Doom!

    • XIV: Jack Learns To Jump Good
      Season 2 - Episode 1
      Jack tries to save a peaceful tribe that move constantly due to an opposing food-stealing tribe of gorillas, in return for learning to "jump good."
    • 9/20/02

      Jack battles Demongo, Aku's most powerful minion, and his army of undead warriors.

    • XCVI
      Season 5 - Episode 5

      Jack and Ashi join forces to fight the Dominator, who has turned local children into ravening beasts. But when Jack believes that they are dead, he declares that he has had enough. Meanwhile, an old friend is resurrected in his prime to battle Aku.

    • VI: Jack And The Warrior Woman
      Season 1 - Episode 6

      Jack searches for the magical jewel the Woolies told him would be able to send him back in time. Locating the last survivor of the race who can reveal its location, Jack learns of how to find the jewel, and meets up with a woman questing for the same jewel. They journey through the desert together, but will they be able to share the jewel if they find it?

    • XLII: Samurai versus Samurai
      Season 4 - Episode 3
      Jack takes on "Da Samurai," a would-be rival.
    • XII: Jack And The Gangsters
      Season 1 - Episode 12

      Jack joins a group of gangsters who work for Aku. He also agrees to help steal the heavily protected crystal that can give Aku power over the whole planet. Fortunately Jack has not become a traitor, but has his own plans of how to hand over the swag.

    • XXXIX: Jack And The Labyrinth
      Season 3 - Episode 13
      Jack must penetrate a deathtrap-filled labyrinth to acquire a crystal that will allow him to return to his own time.
    • XXVI: Jack's Sandals
      Season 2 - Episode 13

      Jack goes after a gang who destroys his sandals, and has trouble picking new footwear.

    • 11/8/02

      While taking a trip on a Old West-style train, Jack is stalked by a bounty hunter, Ezekiel Clench. He manages to defeat him but unwittingly falls prey to Ezekiel's ex-wife Josephine.

    • 6/21/03
      Jack must use a giant robot to defeat the monstrous Mondo-Bot.
    • XCVIII
      Season 5 - Episode 7

      Jack sets out on an inner quest to restore his balance and prove himself worthy of his lost sword, while Ashi protects him against Aku's forces.

    • XCIII
      Season 5 - Episode 2

      while a lone wolf fights for its life, Jack fights for his life against the Daughters of Aku.

    • II: The Samurai Called Jack (II)
      Season 1 - Episode 2
      Jack befriends some talking archeologist dogs and learns of his location: In the future shaped by years of Aku's evil reign. He vows to help the dogs gain their freedom from a life of enslaved jewel mining.
    • XIII: Aku's Fairy Tales
      Season 1 - Episode 13

      Aku tells fairy tales to children to make himself the hero and undermine the legend of Samurai Jack.

    • XV: Jack Tales
      Season 2 - Episode 2

      Three "short stories": 1) Jack confronts a two-headed riddling worm who will grant him his wish if he can answer their questions. 2) Jack confronts a family that feed on metal, only for him and they to find out that they are robots. 3) Jack tries to rescue a wish-granting fairy from a gargoyle.

    • LI: Young Jack In Africa
      Season 4 - Episode 12
      This episode takes place during Jack's childhood. After Aku's first attack, Jack is brought to a tribe in Africa where he is admitted into the adult community after a small ritual and the chief of the village teaches him the art of fighting with a stick. But an enemy tribe attacks the village in order to get a reward promised by Aku for Jack's capture and everyone is captured except for Jack. So he follows them, mastering the captors' weapon, using qualities of the animals he has observed to do so. After a difficult series of fights, Jack releases all the prisoners and with their help, the enemy tribe is defeated. At the end, Jack leaves the tribe because he is now considered to have learned all he can from them.moreless
    • XXVII: Chicken Jack
      Season 3 - Episode 1

      A vengeful wizard turns Jack into a chicken, and he's forced to fight for his life in an arena against robot animals.

    • LII: Jack And The Baby
      Season 4 - Episode 13
      While peacefully enjoying a snack of peaches, Jack hears a baby cry and races to find out what's the matter. He rescues Baby from a crew of hungry (baby-eating) monsters. The two then set off to find the baby's mother. Jack makes a great temporary parent, finding food, shelter, dealing with diapers. He tells Baby a bedtime story of Momotaro (Peach-boy, an archetypal Japanese folk-tale). When sick, Baby wants peaches; when they return to the peach orchard, the monsters find them again. After the final defeat of the monsters, Baby's mother is found. When she notices a surprising change in her child, Jack explains the baby has achieved "sakai", the spirit of the samurai.moreless
    • 11/19/03
      A prince and princess flee invaders of their planet and go for help, but ended up stranded on Earth and captured by Aku's forces - only Jack can rescue them.
    • V: Jack In Space
      Season 1 - Episode 5
      Samurai Jack befriends a group of scientists building a spaceship to escape Aku's tyrannical rule. Jack agrees to assist in their escape by fighting off the blockade orbiting the planet in return for a trip through time back to his home.
    • CI
      Season 5 - Episode 10

      Jack must get through to Ashi or the future is the hands of her father.

    • 8/13/01
      Jack comes in contact with a tribe of creatures who utilize their technology to subdue a group of supposedly savage beasts called "Woolies." Little does Jack know, there is more to the situation than meets the eye.
    • IX: Jack Under The Sea
      Season 1 - Episode 9

      Jack seeks out a race of amphibians that possess a time machine capable of sending him back to his own time.

    • XXIV: Jack Is Naked
      Season 2 - Episode 11

      After his clothes and sword are stolen by a white rabbit, Jack must figure out a way to get them back, all while being chased by angry people who think he's naked, a cat burglar, and an actress.

    • XXI: Jack And The Farting Dragon
      Season 2 - Episode 8
      Jack discovers a village of panicky medieval serfs, overwhelmed and unable to earn their livelihood because of a horrible stench coming from a nearby mountain. After getting some more information from a demented scissorsmith, Jack heads to "The Spire" to deal with the source of this stink: a fire-breathing dragon who needs Jack's help in dealing with some serious indigestion!moreless
    • XXXIII: Jack And The Creature
      Season 3 - Episode 7
      Jack gains a friendly but inconvenient creature in his travels.
    • C
      Season 5 - Episode 9

      Jack sets off on his own to avoid losing Ashi like he's lost everyone else. Meanwhile, Aku goes to fight Jack after Scaramouch tells him that the samurai has lost his magical blade.

    • XCIX
      Season 5 - Episode 8

      In the desert, Jack and Ashi take refuge in a crashed spaceship and discover that it was a prison ship... and the most dangerous alien prisoner has escaped.