Wicked Tuna

Thursday 13:55 CAT

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Season 8
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Synopsis

For nearly 400 years, Gloucester, Massachusetts, has been home to America's oldest seaport and the people who depend on fishing for survival. Each summer brings the chance to make a fortune with the arrival of the ocean's most lucrative prize - giant bluefin tuna. But fishing for tuna is a gamble, and captains and their crews must battle old rivals, new competitors and each other in what will be their most competitive season yet.

Episodes

  • Battle Cry

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    It's Bluefin Season in Gloucester and New England's best fisherman take to the ocean to try and claim the seasons' first fish. But with the untimely death of Pinwheel mate, Nick "Duffy" Fudge, defending champion Tyler McLaughlin-and the fleet--question if the young captain can defend his title.

  • Game of Fins

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    Its week two of the bluefin tuna fishing season and the sibling crew on the Pinwheel continue to fish in honor of their fallen mate. Helping them with a morale boost is returning boat Fish Hawk who has a new mate ready for the competition.

  • Wreck It Ralph

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    When a familiar face returns to Gloucester to compete for the title of top bluefin fisherman, the fleet isn't very welcoming. And for one fisherman, the ocean just isn't big enough for the both of them.

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  • Gods And Monstahs

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    The season is in full swing and every captain knows its just a matter of time before the competition gets hot. Each boat has their methods, their strategies, their superstitions, but finding the right recipe for success doesnt always come easy. When problems emerge, its going to take a little bit of luck to overcome them even for the nonbelievers.

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    Tuesday 10 December at 13:55 CAT
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  • Relative Madness

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    Five weeks into the season, Captains Dave Marciano and TJ Ott struggle near the bottom of the leaderboard with only two fish each. While Captain Tyler McLaughlins desire to catch and pull ahead of the leader, FV-Tuna.Com, ramps up. All three captains turn to family for help, but will that decision make them or break them?

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    Wednesday 11 December at 14:00 CAT
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  • Attack of The Pack

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    The captains are challenged when a large group of boats show up for the weekend. Hot Tuna must decide whether or not to risk leaving a familiar bluefin hot spot in order to climb the leaderboard. Meanwhile, Dot Com and Pinwheels determination to be number one in a tight race to the top, forces the fleet to prove they can steer in the right direction to catch bluefin and stand out from the crowd.

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    Thursday 12 December at 14:00 CAT
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  • Double Team

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    Its almost the mid-point of blue fin tuna fishing season so the clock is ticking. Longtime rivals F/V-Tuna.Com and Pinwheel continue battling for the top spot in the fleet. But, a new strategy of boat alliances may threaten their dominance. Hot Tuna ] and Falcon work together and Paul Hebert gets his mojo back, but, trust is on the line for every boat along with big paydays and the elusive title of champion.

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    Friday 13 December at 14:05 CAT
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  • Wicked Waves

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    Stormy seas are on the horizon and when Mother Nature decides to flip her switch, the fleet must decide whether to stay and gamble or give up the hunt. Pinwheel and Dot Com have been fighting each other for the top spot on the leaderboard all season long, but with rough weather ahead, fish are biting and the title is up for grabs. Who wants it most?

  • One For The Money

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    The competition has been fierce all season, and with so many fish being caught, the quota will soon change from three bluefin a day to only one. The clock is ticking, and the pressure to catch pushes captains and crew to their breaking point. For some boats, this is their last chance to get ahead, but for others, it could mean the end of the line.

  • Blood In The Water

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    Its a game changer going into week ten of the bluefin season when the quota drops from three fish to one fish per day. As the pressure mounts to catch, FV-Tuna.com and Wicked Pissah stick with their long-range strategies to fish inshore while Fish Hawk and Hot Tuna roll the dice and continue to fish offshore. Pinwheel completely changes strategy and chooses to fish closer to home while Falcon bets it all to go a great distance for one fish.

  • Thick As Thieves

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    After a week of not catching, Pinwheels captain Tyler McLaughlin struggles to get back to the top of the leaderboard. The competition shakes up when a new boat, The Whistler, fishes to help Tyler out of his slump. Determined to win, Captain Dave Carraro goes after a strong lead ahead of Pinwheel while Tylers not catching. Meanwhile, Hot Tuna fights to stay in the top three, and Wicked Pissah discovers new motivation to move up the leaderboard.

  • The Sherman Tank

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    Captains weigh the decision of fishing one-hundred-and-seventy miles away from Gloucester where the fish promise to be big and profitable. In an atypical move, former Champion F/V Tuna Dot Com spends precious days fishing off-shore while current leader Pinwheel remains close to home. Falcon and Hot Tuna also make the journey out to sea trying to inch their way closer to the top of the fleet. Who will get the big pay out and who will strike out?

  • Coming For The Crown

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    Captain Dave Carraro and the FV-Tuna.Com has been the top earning boat in the Gloucester fleet for four of the past seven seasons. With the nicest boat and the most skilled crew, everything stacks in his favor. But nothing will stop the rest of the Captains from pushing against all odds to take down the King.

  • Pulling Out The Stops

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    The competition heats up as the season nears its end, compelling captains to change their strategies, and pull out all the stops.

  • The Final Tail

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    Time is up! As the final week of the bluefin fishing season dawns, it's Pinwheel and Dot Com battling for the top prize as they've done all season, but dark horse Hot Tuna upsets their equilibrium and turns this into a three-way match. Meanwhile Wicked Pissah, Falcon and Fish Hawk fight hard for one last paycheck.