Watch Wicked Tuna Season 1
Good to the Last Bite
aired: Fri, Jun 1, 2012
As the final week of tuna fishing begins, the Hard Merchandise, the Bounty Hunter, the Tuna.Com and the Odysea steam out together, each captain vowing to catch the biggest tuna before the season ends.
aired: Fri, May 25, 2012
A hard season with little money to show has taken its toll on the crew of the Odysea, leading Captain Ralph to lash out at his first mate Pirate.
aired: Fri, May 18, 2012
With just two weeks left until the end of tuna fishing season, Bounty Hunter gains a new deckhand.
Mutiny at Sea
aired: Sun, May 13, 2012
A mixture of bad luck and mutiny brews in this tumultuous episode of Wicked Tuna. Tensions erupt on New England's top tuna boat, Tuna.Com, when Captain Dave and Paul get into a heated confrontation that causes Paul to quit!
Man V Storm
aired: Sun, May 6, 2012
Marciano, captain of Hard Merchandise, risks the elements to hook a giant bluefin and finds himself with boat trouble in the midst of the storm.
Greed, Ego, Jealousy
aired: Sat, Apr 28, 2012
After watching the Christina catch the biggest tuna of the season, the uber-competitive Captain Dave of the Tuna.com is obsessed with beating the record, and catching a fish bigger than 1,075 lbs!
aired: Sat, Apr 21, 2012
Meet Kevin and the Christina, a boat that gets its own real-life fish story when it snags an 1,100-pound "monstah" right out of the gate.
aired: Sat, Apr 14, 2012
Tuna.com continues its winning streak, catching two fish in one day while the rest of the fleet struggles to even find a spot to fish in between the weekend recreational boaters.
Payback's a Fish
aired: Sun, Apr 8, 2012
After going bust on his last trip and coming home empty-handed, Marciano of Hard Merchandise now wrestles with the trials of being a husband and father who has to be away from home so often.
The Bite Is On
aired: Sat, Mar 31, 2012
Meet the fleet, as peak season begins and the adrenaline rush of "monstah" hunting hits Gloucester.
Wicked Tuna: Good to the Last Bite
aired: Mon, Jun 4, 2012
And the end is near: the yearly quota of tuna set by the government has almost been filled. While
Wicked Tuna: Pirate Problems
aired: Tue, May 29, 2012
The more Ralph yells, the more Pirate tunes him out, leading to more mistakes from Pirate. Something has to give: either Pirate shapes up, or Ralph may ship him out. After defecting from Tuna.com to the Bounty Hunter, first mate Paul must prove his worth to his new captain or face the prospect of being a mate without a ship. After combating financial setbacks all season long, the Hard Merchandise is finally in the black, and able to enjoy some of the spoils of their success.
Wicked Tuna: Grudge Match
aired: Tue, May 22, 2012
Paul, formerly of Tuna.com, joins the crew, and Captain Bill hopes he will help turn the boat's luck around. But tensions flare when Paul tries to teach a few things to First Mate Scott leaving questions about whether the new arrangement will work. On the Hard Merchandise, First Mate Jay struggles to prove to his uncle and Captain that he's worth keeping on next season.
Wicked Tuna: Mutiny At Sea
aired: Tue, May 15, 2012
To his dismay, Captain Bill of the Bounty Hunter is working shorthanded as his wife, Donna, has to return to a job on land as a result of an unsuccessful year. Meanwhile, disaster strikes on the Odysea when Captain Ralph and his crew undergo a run of bad luck - blue sharks destroy all their bait and break their rods.
Wicked Tuna: Man v. Storm
aired: Mon, May 7, 2012
An intense storm slams into the shores of Massachusetts, and meteorologists are calling for winds up to 20 to 30 knots and 4 to 6-foot-high waves. Most wouldn't dream of steaming out into conditions like these, but a few are brave enough to dare risk their lives - the fishermen of Gloucester. Marciano, captain of Hard Merchandise, risks the elements to hook a giant bluefin and finds himself with boat trouble in the midst of the storm.
Wicked Tuna: Greed Ego and Jealousy
aired: Mon, Apr 30, 2012
After a series of near misses on fish that are below the legal size limit, Captain Ralph of the Odysea is desperate for a keeper, and his first mate Pirate is desperate for a long-delayed paycheck. When he finally finds himself on top of some fish, Ralph gets a distress call from a boat with engine trouble, forcing Ralph to make a tough decision-help out a friend in need or stay and make a much-needed paycheck?
Wicked Tuna: Size Matters
aired: Mon, Apr 23, 2012
The story of Kevin's catch, by far the biggest of the season, is the talk of the town, and no one takes it harder than Dave on Tuna.com, a born competitor. Dave puts his boat on overdrive to catch up, while Marciano is forced to sit on the sidelines with a charter tour so that he can pay off the mountain of debt he's accumulating to keep Hard Merchandise at sea when the fish aren't coming in. If the rest of the fleet can't replicate Kevin's success, there are going to be problems soon, because there's no help coming in this tough economy.
Wicked Tuna: Weekend Warriors
aired: Mon, Apr 16, 2012
Desperate for a catch, Bill of Bounty Hunter starts doing some sleuthing around Gloucester, trying to crack Dave's code in search of the secret that will bring him the fish - and the money too. It's rough seas for Bill as the debts pile up and the fish remain scarce.
Wicked Tuna: Payback's a Fish
aired: Mon, Apr 9, 2012
Marciano of Hard Merchandise family has missed him and gathers to show him their love and support. Marciano repays his family's devotion when he comes home the next day with a $10,000 fish. On the other side of the harbor, Bill and Ralph team up to convince Dave and Tuna.com that the fish are where they aren't as payback for the wild goose chase he sent Bill on last week. It's the beginning of a pact between old friends who want to teach the hotshots on Tuna.com a lesson about the laws of the sea.
Wicked Tuna: The Bite Is On
aired: Wed, Apr 11, 2012
Bill and the Bounty Hunter are already struggling to stay out of the red and their luck only gets worse when a "dragger" severs their anchor while at sea. Sensing weakness in his limping competitor, Dave of Tuna.com flaunts his catches and fills Bill's ear with fictitious advice that sends the Bounty Hunter farther from the fish and deeper into the red.