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Thunderbirds 2086

All Episodes 1982

  • Returning Series
  • Fuji TV
  • 1982-05-01T02:00:00+02:00
  • 30 mins
  • 9 hours, 0 mins
  • Japan
  • English
  • Anime
It is the year 2086. Mankind's never ending quest for knowledge is pushing it further and further into the unknown and uncharted areas. But the challenges of space exploration, energy development and scientific technology and superiority are equalled by the dangers that face these 21st Century pioneers. Spearheading dangerous missions and answering last chance distress calls with a dazzling array of vehicles, equipment and space age technology. Thunderbirds 2086 are ready to challenge the impossible, defy the most perilous odds and take untold risks in defence of the universe.

24 episodes

1x01 Firefall

  • Series Premiere

    1982-04-30T17:00:00+02:00 — 30 mins

The Thunderbirds disobey orders and head out into space to aid a close friend who's trapped aboard the space station Rosinante with a critical reactor.

1x02 Computer Madness

  • 1982-06-18T17:00:00+02:00 — 30 mins

The lunar colony Moonbase Omega is in peril when its computer goes berserk and imprisons all the residents.

1x03 One Of A Kind

  • 1982-05-28T17:00:00+02:00 — 30 mins

A fire breaks out in the Rocky Mountains, endangering all wildlife there. To make matters worse, one of the Thunderbirds is having a breakdown from family troubles.

1x04 Snowbound

  • 1982-07-16T17:00:00+02:00 — 30 mins

In the Alps, a monorail is trapped under an avalanche on the eve of a severe storm, and with air running out for the passengers the Thunderbirds must work fast.

1x05 Space Warriors

  • 1982-08-27T17:00:00+02:00 — 30 mins

The Thunderbirds take on a riot of criminals who broke out of a penitentiary.

1x06 Sunburn

  • 1982-09-03T17:00:00+02:00 — 30 mins

A research spacecraft sent to analyze the Sun starts to malfunction from prolonged exposure to solar radiation, endangering its crew.

1x07 Fear Factor

  • 1982-05-07T17:00:00+02:00 — 30 mins

A new member of the Thunderbirds must overcome his fear of failure and agoraphobia when his father is trapped aboard a drifting space station.

1x08 Fault Line

  • 1982-05-14T17:00:00+02:00 — 30 mins

The first commercial underwater thermoelectric plant is built on a source of intense geothermal energy... which turns out to be a fault line.

1x09 Shadow Axis

  • 1982-06-11T17:00:00+02:00 — 30 mins

The Thunderbirds celebrate their first year as a team, but also have their first encounter with the entity known as Star Crusher.

1x10 Star Crusher

  • 1982-09-10T17:00:00+02:00 — 30 mins

The Thunderbirds face off with the Shadow Axis over the testing of a newly-designed ion engine, which the Shadow Axis plots to steal.

1x11 Shockwave

  • 1982-04-16T17:00:00+02:00 — 30 mins

The Thunderbirds must cope with a double crisis: they must disable a malfunctioning missile system, and rescue a spacecraft that is drifting into space.

1x12 Guardian

  • 1982-08-13T17:00:00+02:00 — 30 mins

The Thunderbirds investigate the reappearance of the Guardian, an exploratory spacecraft that disappeared ninety years ago.

1x13 Metal Head

  • no air date — 30 mins

A computer goes rogue and takes over its Vancouver complex. The Thunderbirds must stop it as well as save the lives of the complex's residents.

1x14 Cloudburst

  • 1982-04-23T17:00:00+02:00 — 30 mins

When massive hurricanes and typhoons break out in the South Pacific islands, the Thunderbirds race to evacuate its residents.

1x15 Kudzilla

  • 1982-07-02T17:00:00+02:00 — 30 mins

The Thunderbirds head to a space station near Mars, where an experiment gone haywire has created a giant monster plant.

1x16 Mind Meld

  • no air date — 30 mins

Moonbase Omega must be evacuated due to toxic alien vapors. But a resident goes wild when she discovers a crystal that grants psychic powers.

1x17 Thunderbolt

  • 1982-07-30T17:00:00+02:00 — 30 mins

A jumbo aircraft liner, the Thunderbolt, is suddenly disabled and the Thunderbirds must race against time to land it safely.

1x18 Big Deal

  • 1982-07-23T17:00:00+02:00 — 30 mins

The solar system's largest company, Asteroid Mines Inc., has suffered a series of sabotages on its mining ships carrying the rare material cryolite. The Thunderbirds are sent to investigate and uncover a plot to take over the company itself.

1x19 Nightmare

  • 1982-07-09T17:00:00+02:00 — 30 mins

The Thunderbirds must stop Star Crusher from taking over the Nitroid Space Colony and transforming its residents into cyborgs.

1x20 Crusader

  • no air date — 30 mins

The Thunderbirds clear up a toxic spill near a wildlife marina, with the help of an intelligent dolphin named Crusader.

1x21 Stardive

  • no air date — 30 mins

The Thunderbirds must race to save the occupants of an experimental out-of-control spacecraft which is speeding towards Jupiter.

1x22 Trial

  • no air date — 30 mins

The Thunderbirds encounter an alien monolith near Neptune, who subjects them to a trial to determine the worth of the human race.

1x23 Child's Play

  • 1982-06-04T17:00:00+02:00 — 30 mins

Two boys, enthralled by the Thunderbirds, sneak away from a school trip to International Rescue and try to pilot TB-1. It doesn't take long before things go wrong.

1x24 U.F.O.

  • no air date — 30 mins

A alien ship is sighted approaching the sun, creating massive climate changes across the Earth. The Thunderbirds prepare to intercept the UFO, and face the ultimate challenge: the unknown.