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American Dad! Season 12 Episodes

22 Episodes 2016 - 2017

Season 12 of this animated series is the first to air on TBS. This season's shenanigans see Stan attempt to prove humans are superior to robots, take a job as a college security guard following CIA cutbacks and swap lives with Principal Lewis in a parody of "It's a Wonderful Life." Uma Thurman guest stars as the sister of Stan's wife, Francine.

Episode 1

Father's Daze

Mon, Nov 7, 2016 30 mins

The Season 12 premiere is a parody of the movie "Groundhog Day", as Stan keeps reliving the same Father's Day.

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Episode 2

Fight and Flight

Mon, Nov 14, 2016 30 mins

When Steve brings home an F, Stan flies off the handle and takes charge of producing a full-fledged re-enactment of Charles Lindbergh's solo flight for a school project.

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Episode 3

The Enlightenment of Ragi-Baba

Mon, Nov 21, 2016 30 mins

Roger joins Hayley at her meditation centre and takes over the place, establishing himself as a leading authority on the practice. Meanwhile, Stan and Steve become apprentices to a sushi expert.

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Episode 4

Portrait of Francine's Genitals

Mon, Nov 28, 2016 30 mins

Francine's intimate body part becomes body art and is put on display at a museum.

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Episode 5

Bahama Mama

Mon, Dec 5, 2016 30 mins

Stan is rattled about becoming a grandfather after Hayley and Jeff announce they want to have a baby. Meanwhile, Steve decides to take his role as an uncle seriously, after which he and Klaus join a drug gang.

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Episode 6

Roger's Baby

Mon, Dec 12, 2016 30 mins

Hayley experiences what pregnancy would be like after Roger agrees to give birth to Jeff so he can be human again; and Snot's feelings are hurt when Steve secretly signs him up for a makeover.

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Episode 7

Ninety North, Zero West

Mon, Dec 19, 2016 30 mins

The Smith family is off to the rescue when Steve is kidnapped and spirited to the North Pole, where Santa Claus uses youngsters to mine valuable stones to be employed in an ancient ritual.

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Episode 8

A Whole Slotta Love

Mon, Apr 10, 2017 30 mins

Stan's passion for slot-car racing leaves Francine in the dust and less attracted to him; Roger turns stewardess to perform comedy on a plane, but is bugged when another flight attendant proves funnier than he.

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Episode 9

The Witches of Langley

Mon, Apr 17, 2017 30 mins

Steve and his friends try using witchcraft to gain power and popularity at school, while Stan and Klaus become obsessed with trying to remember bands from the 1990s.

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Episode 10

A Nice Night for a Drive

Mon, Apr 24, 2017 30 mins

After Stan refuses to pay for a life-saving surgery for Klaus, he gets transferred into the navigation system of Stan's car; Steve and friends prank Roger's Frank character and he exacts revenge.

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Episode 11

Casino Normale

Mon, May 1, 2017 30 mins

To entice Stan into being more seductive, Francine rips off the CIA and pretends to be an alluring supervillain; Roger tricks Hayley and Steve into entrapping Jay Leno in order to take revenge on him.

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Episode 12

Bazooka Steve

Mon, May 29, 2017 30 mins

The town turns on Steve after he convinces the star quarterback of the arena-football team to quit playing; and to pay off her gambling debts to him, Roger orders Hayley to take a job as a cab driver.

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Episode 13

Camp Campawanda

Mon, Jun 5, 2017 30 mins

Steve is upset when Snot threatens their summer camp fun by becoming a counsellor-in-training; Hayley and Jeff are suspicious of Roger when he organises a Burning Man re-enactment in the yard for their anniversary.

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Episode 14

Julia Rogerts

Mon, Jun 12, 2017 30 mins

When Stan hurts his feelings, Roger takes off to a small town disguised as a Julia Roberts character; and Steve sets up a meeting after learning that Jeff and Barry have never met.

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Episode 15

The Life and Times of Stan Smith

Mon, Jul 24, 2017 30 mins

Stan becomes addicted to "dying" after Roger tricks him into thinking he had a heart attack. Klaus takes Steve to Arizona State University for a visit, where a fraternity hazes him.

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Episode 16

The Bitchin' Race

Mon, Jul 31, 2017 30 mins

When the Smiths compete on a reality show, Stan and Hayley ditch the less-motivated Steve and Francine and team up, and they wind up in a Tunisian labour prison.

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Episode 17

Family Plan

Mon, Aug 7, 2017 30 mins

Francine reconnects with her birth family when she starts craving the experience of having a big family; and Stan becomes a Picker based on his obsession with "American Pickers".

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Episode 18

The Long Bomb

Mon, Aug 14, 2017 30 mins

While having trouble communicating, Stan and Hayley team up to stop a terrorist plot to blow up the Bazooka Sharks arena. Roger pretends to be an escort.

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Episode 19


Mon, Aug 21, 2017 30 mins

Roger and Klaus start having a secret affair after they accidentally end up on an online date together. Steve tries to catch Hayley's pink eye to get out of doing a fitness test at school.

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Episode 20

Garbage Stan

Mon, Aug 28, 2017 30 mins

Stan and Steve open up their own father-son garbage business after Stan inherits his father's old truck. Roger finds Hayley is a natural at bumper pool.

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Episode 21

The Talented Mr. Dingleberry

Mon, Sep 4, 2017 30 mins

Roger becomes a marionette and injures other students to help Steve win the school talent show. Stan, Hayley and Klaus start their own local honey business.

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Episode 22

West to Mexico

Mon, Sep 11, 2017 30 mins

Stan becomes a wanted man, running from Roger the bounty hunter, and ends up in a town in need of a good guy to help Principal Lewis, Francine, Steve and Hayley.

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