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Tattoo artists compete for a $100,000 cash prize and exposure in Ink magazine.
The opener of the reality competition's fifth season, which features tattoo artists battling their rivals to claim the title and $100,000.
The artists are taken out of their comfort zones with a scrimshaw challenge. Then, some picky canvases have one artist losing their cool.
Picky canvases get their first ink, and Jason's anxiety threatens to derail his chances. When the artists battle head-to-head, Josh puts his opponent on the chopping block.
The artists use a different kind of ink to simulate blood. Then, they go head-to-head against guest judge Tommy Montoya.
Josh causes a controversy that could get him kicked out of the competition. The artists tattoo amputees, and the last rivals standing battle head-to-head.
Head tattoos cause a medical emergency and leave a canvas with unfinished ink. The artists fight for the chance to tattoo NFL running back DeAngelo Williams as he honors his mother, who died of breast cancer.
Artists go head-to-head tattooing the same portrait on two different family members. Jason fights to survive as the last six artists close in on the prize.
Three tattoo heavyweights evaluate the artists as they battle to survive and claim a Top 4 spot.
The last four artists battle for a spot in the live finale amidst fights and emotional outbursts.
The final three artists reveal their 35-hour back pieces, and the Season 5 winner is announced. Also: Sparks fly when all 18 artists return to discuss the season's rivalries.
In the Season 9 premiere, artists from nine of America's best shops arrive to compete for the crown of "Master Shop."
Shop relationships are tested following a big twist in the competition and a painstaking Flash Challenge.
A fiery veteran returns and a tough Flash Challenge awaits and exposes weaknesses in the Shops.
Technical application is tested as the artists complete individual tattoos. Later: two veteran artists return.
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