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Ink Master Grudge Match Season 1 Episodes

Season 1 Episode Guide

Season 1

13 Episodes 2019 -

Episode 1

Run Your Machine, Not Your Mouth

Tue, Oct 1, 2019 60 mins

Anthony Michaels returns to avenge the demise of his season ten team by beating bold & brash strategist Josh Payne. Ash Mann confronts former teammate Alexis Kovacs to settle the score with honor.

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Episode 2

The Hunter vs The Hunted

Tue, Oct 8, 2019 60 mins

It's predator versus prey when two epic Ink Master feuds come to a head. Angel Rose fights back against her season eleven thorn Jimmy Snaz. Season ten's Sparks returns to burn competitor Jason Elliott.

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Episode 3

My Style is Better Than Yours

Tue, Oct 15, 2019 60 mins

It's a battle of egos as season twelve's Cam Pohl and Pon put their versatility to the test to settle score. It's style against style as season eleven's Tim Stafford clashes with Kyle Mackenzie.

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Episode 4

Arrogant Youth

Tue, Oct 22, 2019 60 mins

Egos collide when season nine's Dane Smith calls out Ink Master veteran Christian Buckingham to prove once and for all that talent knows no age. Jeremy Brown battles coach Steve Tefft for respect.

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Episode 5

Friends and Foes

Tue, Oct 29, 2019 60 mins

Fueled by bad bitter blood, Sirvone Smith battles the relentless Tuff Tito. New school legends Jime Litwalk and Craig Foster put an old rivalry to rest.

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Episode 6

Quitters and Outfitters

Tue, Nov 5, 2019 60 mins

Season eleven's funny fashionistas Tiara Gordon and Oba Jackson return to face off. It's the dropout vs. the traitor when Sketchy Lawyer takes on Mike McAskill.

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Episode 7

Tattoo Yourself

Tue, Nov 12, 2019 60 mins

King Ruck & Julia Carlson tattooed themselves to stay in the Competition, but it still stings for eliminated Artists Keith Diffenderfer & Angel Bauta.

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Episode 8

Technical Chops

Tue, Nov 19, 2019 60 mins

It's pen vs. machine as season ten's master illustrator Matt Buck takes on technician Katie Rhoden. Gone-too-soon Gonzo takes on season eleven loud mouth Austin Rose.

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Episode 9


Tue, Nov 26, 2019 60 mins

It's the accused versus the artists who called them out when Aaron Is points the finger at fellow season eight competitor Katie McGowan. Season two's Mark Matthews and Sebastian Murphy finally get their chance to brawl.

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Episode 10

All Bark and No Bite

Tue, Dec 3, 2019 60 mins

It's bad blood fueled by clashing personalities and a mutual lack of respect when season nine's April Nicole takes on loudmouth Made Rich. Hotheads Ryan Eternal and LT back up their barks with bite.

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Episode 11

Old Dogs, Old Tricks

Tue, Dec 10, 2019 60 mins

It's hungry up-and-comers versus game playing veterans when Tito Zambrano is out for revenge from Big Jaz, who put him up for elimination. Ashley Velazquez calls out the self-proclaimed tattoo god St. Marq.

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Episode 12

Mano Y Mano

Tue, Dec 17, 2019 60 mins

Season nine's Thom Bulman wants a rematch against alleged cheater Ulyss Blair. Boneface takes another swing at season nine champ Bubba Irwin.

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Episode 13


Thu, Feb 20, 2020 60 mins

Two ink masters' argument erupts; Angel Rose faces Jimmy Snaz; Sparks makes a comeback and is off to face Jason Elliot.

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