Episode Guide

Season 1

Episode Guide

Run Your Machine, Not Your Mouth

S1 E1
Oct 2, 2019
Season 12 rivals Alexis Kovacs and Ash Mann look to settle unfinished business, while Master Anthony Michaels tries to tame the trash-talking winner of Season 10, Josh Payne.

The Hunter vs. the Hunted

S1 E2
Oct 9, 2019
Angel Rose seeks payback for having been targeted by Jimmy Snaz and former coach Cleen in Season 11, and Sparks plans to show Jason Elliott he isn't too weak for Ink Master.

My Style Is Better Than Yours

S1 E3
Oct 16, 2019
Cam Pohl seeks revenge after being stabbed in the back by Pon in Season 12, and Season 11 rivals Kyle Mackenzie and Tim Stafford put their versatility to the test.

Arrogant Youth

S1 E4
Oct 23, 2019
Egos collide when Season 9's Dane Smith calls out Ink Master veteran Christian Buckingham to prove that talent knows no age, and Jeremy Brown battles coach Steve Tefft for respect.

Friends and Foes

S1 E5
Oct 30, 2019
Fueled by bad blood, Sirvone Smith battles the relentless Tuff Tito, and new school legends Jime Litwalk and Craig Foster get the match they wanted.

Quitters and Outfitters

S1 E6
Nov 6, 2019
Season 11's funny fashionistas Tiara Gordon and Oba Jackson return to face off, and dropout Sketchy Lawyer takes on traitor Mike McAskill.

Tattoo Yourself

S1 E7
Nov 13, 2019
Keith Diffenderfer evens the score with his Season 4 tattoo partner King Ruck, and friends-turned-rivals Angel Bauta and Julia Carlson square off in a fierce competition.

Technical Chops

S1 E8
Nov 20, 2019
Robbed artists face those who robbed them as Season 11's Gonzo battles Austin Rose, and Matt Buck and Katie Rhoden rehash their feud from Season 10.


S1 E9
Nov 27, 2019
Season 2's Sebastian Murphy and Mark Matthews pack a punch as they settle the score, and Aaron Is seeks revenge on Katie McGowan for his Season 9 elimination.

All Bark and No Bite

S1 E10
Dec 4, 2019
Season 5's LT is determined to gain the respect he believes he's owed by Ryan Eternal, and clashing Season 9 personalities April Nicole and Made Rich square off.

Old Dogs, Old Tricks

S1 E11
Dec 11, 2019
Season 12's Tito Zambrano wants revenge on Big Jaz, and St. Marq and Ashley Velazquez from Season 7 bring the fireworks as up-and-comers take on veterans.

Mano a Mano

S1 E12
Dec 18, 2019
Season 9's Thom Bulman wants a rematch against alleged cheater Ulyss Blair, and Boneface takes another swing at Season 9 champ Bubba Irwin.