BattleBots Season 5
S05 E01Dec 3, 2020
Return of the Bots Dec 3, 2020 The 2020 regular season kicks off as 60 teams from all over the world converge for an all-out tournament. Tonight, Jack Baker with his beloved bot, End Game squares off with Ray Billings with his iconic robot, the fearsome, Tombstone.
S05 E02Dec 10, 2020
Let The Big Bot Battle Begin Dec 10, 2020 Four brand new bots make their rookie debut, including an 11-year-old driver. Meanwhile, a "ghostly" legend returns from the past. Last year's runner-up begins their season with a match against last year's breakout bot in the main event.
S05 E03Dec 17, 2020
Stop! Hammer Time! Dec 17, 2020 Legendary hammer-bot Beta returns to face off with Rotator, one of the deadliest horizontal spinners on the planet. Later, two rising stars attempt to stake their claim in the contest as Gruff pits its duel-flamethrowers against Hypershock.
S05 E04Dec 24, 2020
Blood, Sweat and Gears Dec 24, 2020 Former Giant Nut winner Tombstone takes on rookie Slap Box and the part-frog, part-killer robot Ribbot takes on the feline-inspired MadCatter. Giant walker-bot Chomp makes its debut and End Game takes on Bloodsport in a messy main event.
S05 E05Jan 7, 2021
Sin City Slasher Jan 7, 2021 Giant Nut runner up Witch Doctor faces off against Kraken and both are desperate to not go 0-2. Vegas newcomer Jackpot rolls the dice against the veteran Ghost Raptor and veteran flipper Hydra has a very big surprise in store.
S05 E06Jan 14, 2021
Battle of the Undefeated Jan 14, 2021 Sparks are flying at the midpoint of the season as Valkyrie and Rotator square off in a battle of hard-hitting horizontal spinners. Undefeated bots Malice and MadCatter duke it out and Uppercut takes on bad-bot Sawblaze in an explosive main event.
S05 E07Jan 21, 2021
Turning Up the Heat Jan 21, 2021 Slick-driving Whiplash tries to get its Championship hopes back on track against Gruff's formidable flamethrowers. Underdog Rusty wants to upset the renowned Beta; Hypershock and Mammoth lock horns in a gear-grinding showdown.
S05 E08Jan 28, 2021
Hit the Jackpot! Jan 28, 2021 Desperate to avoid a winless season, Huge faces Kraken. Its veteran vs. rookie as Lock-Jaw fights Jackpot -- only one can go 3-0.
S05 E09Feb 4, 2021
Now or Never Feb 4, 2021 Tonight every fight has Championship consequences. In the Main Event, Copperhead and Black Dragon battle for high seedings; all the rest are fighting for survival. A win means life; a loss and it's time to power down for good.
S05 E10Feb 11, 2021
Qualify! Or Wave Goodbye! Feb 11, 2021 The World Championship qualifiers reach their climax, with Hydra facing Uppercut and Whiplash against Valkyrie in two ferocious final battles. Only then can the top 32 finalists finally be revealed. Who will be top seed and who will be out?
S05 E11Feb 18, 2021
Survive and Advance Feb 18, 2021 It's robot knockout time, with the Round of 32 launching the quest for the World Championship. For favorites like Hydra and Whiplash there's danger in every matchup, as up-and-coming teams look to shake up the bracket. Now every fight is do or die.
S05 E12Feb 25, 2021
We're Beast Slayin' Tonight! Feb 25, 2021 It's win-or-go-home time for 16 elite bots as we conclude the Round of 32. Will second seed Bloodsport continue its winning run towards the Giant Nut? And will last year's runner-up Witch Doctor fend off the powerful sting of Skorpios?
S05 E13Mar 4, 2021
Shock and Awe Mar 4, 2021 It's the penultimate episode of the season. Just 16 bots remain -- and eight will die in the BattleBox tonight. For the victors, they'll be just two fights away from getting their hands on the most coveted trophy in robotic sport?s -- The Giant Nut.
S05 E14Mar 11, 2021
The World Championship Finals Mar 11, 2021 The BattleBots World Championship Tournament reaches its climax as the remaining eight bots battle to hoist The Giant Nut. Who will be crowned champion of the world?