Machete of the Amazons
S8, EP11 "Machete of the Amazons"
ON DEMAND
The judges flip the script, giving the competitors the opportunity to choose their own challenge; the bladesmiths must work together to agree on the parameters before starting the round; two return home to re-create the fearsome Dahomey machete.
History • 63m
The Massive Maguro Bocho
S8, EP9 "The Massive Maguro Bocho"
ON DEMAND
Four bladesmiths get cooking when they are tasked with forging a cleaver using only the steel from meat hooks. After two rounds of slicing and dicing, two smiths head back to their home forges to create the Maguro Bocho, a massive tuna knife. Which smith's blade will cut through the competition, netting them the Forged in Fire title and a check for $10,000?
Original Air Date: Jan 06, 2021 • History Channel • 42m
Headhunter's Revenge
S8, EP9 "Headhunter's Revenge"
ON DEMAND
Four smiths get to choose their forging method and materials, but each technique comes with its own clock for the round; after a round of testing, the two surviving smiths are tasked with creating a headhunter axe in only three days.
Original Air Date: Feb 17, 2021 • History Channel • 43m
Teeth of the Tegha
S8, EP8 "Teeth of the Tegha"
ON DEMAND
Four bladesmiths are tasked with forging signature blades from a burned car; the smiths race to salvage the best steel to make their blades; two contestants are sent home to re-create the Serrated Tegha Sword.
Original Air Date: Jan 13, 2021 • History Channel • 42m
Forged in Fire Christmas
S8, EP6 "Forged in Fire Christmas"
ON DEMAND
In this Christmas competition, four smiths get on the judges' nice list by forging blades using steel from Santa's sleigh; two smiths return home to re-create the iconic sword carried by George Washington during the American Revolution.
Original Air Date: Dec 23, 2020 • History Channel • 43m
The Giant Sword of William Wallace
S8, EP5 "The Giant Sword of William Wallace"
ON DEMAND
Four bladesmiths are faced with a gigantic challenge: scaling down a 9 foot long dagger to exactly a fifth of its size.
Original Air Date: Dec 16, 2020 • History Channel • 42m
M1905 Springfield Bayonet
S8, EP4 "M1905 Springfield Bayonet"
ON DEMAND
Four smiths must rely on their math skills to determine the amount the steel needed to make their signature blades; after a couple of calculating rounds, two smiths return home to build the intricate M1905 Springfield bayonet.
Original Air Date: Dec 09, 2020 • History Channel • 43m
The Legendary Sword of Saladin
S8, EP3 "The Legendary Sword of Saladin"
ON DEMAND
Four smiths are tasked with forging signature blades from either a large suspension cable or thin piano wire; after two intense rounds, two return home to re-create the legendary Sword of Saladin, one of the sharpest blades in the world.
Original Air Date: Dec 02, 2020 • History Channel • 43m
The Deadly Vajra-Mushti
S8, EP2 "The Deadly Vajra-Mushti"
ON DEMAND
Four smiths get rolling when they are tasked with making canister Damascus from tubes; after a couple of intense rounds in the forge, two competitors head back to their home forges to re-create a deadly and unique Indian weapon: the vajra-mushti.
Original Air Date: Nov 25, 2020 • History Channel • 43m
Judges' Home Forge Battle
S8 "Judges' Home Forge Battle"
ON DEMAND
For the first time, Judges Ben Abbott, J. Neilson and David Baker are thrown into the fire for a grueling home forge battle against each other.
Original Air Date: Dec 30, 2020 • History Channel • 43m
Russian Special Forces Spetsnaz
S8 "Russian Special Forces Spetsnaz"
ON DEMAND
Four bladesmiths are tasked with forging pry bar knives; after a grueling round of testing, two smiths return home to forge a pair of Spetsnaz shovels.
History • 63m