Wicked Tuna: North Vs South S5 Compilations

National Geographic
Wicked Tuna: North Vs South S5 Compilations

Synopsis

Bluefin Season in the Outer Banks has never been tougher. Stricter regulations, and less quota to catch re-ignite tensions between Northern and Southern fisherman. And after three-time champion Fishin Frenzy was dethroned by fellow Southerner Reels of Fortune last year, every boat is gunning for the top-earning spot, and when you can only catch one fish a day- its anyones game.

Episodes

Season 1
  • Rewind

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    Revisit season 4 of "Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks" as each captain fights to dominate the leaderboard and crown themselves this years champ by putting an end to the reign of Fishin Frenzy. The captains battle it out in one of the closest finishes in the history of "Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks." It is anyones game to win, and its the perfect ending to one of the most exciting seasons yet. But, can season 5 top it? You be the judge with an exclusive sneak peek at season 5 of "Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks."

  • Wildest Weather

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    Fishing in weather is one of the most difficult challenges that a captain will face. Fishing in winter weather off the coast of the Outer Banks takes those challenges to death-defying new heights. Whether its a lighting storm, a blizzard, or a raging current in the Oregon Inlet, the captains in the Outer Banks have fished through it all. This episode revisits the most harrowing weather moments that the fleet has had to endure.

  • Obx Outbursts

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    Tuna fishing in the Outer Banks can be a very stressful job. There is literally a fine line between our Captains coming home with a $20,000 fish or a pair of empty pockets. So when that line snaps, more often than not, so do our Captains! In this episode we count down the top 20 outbursts from the Outer Banks.

  • Trouble On The Water

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    The bluefin tuna fishery in the Outer Banks offers a big payout. But to reap the reward, the fleet must overcome a never-ending rolodex of hiccups, hurdles, and headaches at sea. Whether its a mechanical malfunction, bait-snatching birds, or the deadly Oregon Inlet passageway itself, well countdown the biggest obstacles that have stood in the way of our captains and their bluefin tuna.

  • Rebels Vs Yankees

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    Worlds collide when the Northern boats from Gloucester, MA descend on Outer Banks, NC in a fishing show down. Some of the best fishermen from Gloucester head south for the winter for a shot at the oceans most lucrative prey, bluefin tuna. When they arrive in Southern waters they quickly learn Southern hospitality is dead. The local boys let them Yankees know they are not welcome. All this tension leads to fierce rivalries with explosive results.

  • Narrow Escapes

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    Tuna fishing in the Outer Banks is anything but easy. Our Captains put their lives on the line every single day in the sheer hope of putting a bluefin on the deck. But before they make it back to the docks they have to contend with everything from rogue waves, shifting tides and the always-treacherous inlet. In this episode we count down the top 20 close calls from North Carolinas most dangerous fishery.

  • Epic Fish Fights

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    Fishing North Carolinas Outer Banks requires a different breed of fisherman: one thats tough, tenacious and downright crazy enough to land the monstrous bluefin tuna. But those that can rough it out are granted with an opportunity for a huge payday. Well revisit the top 20 most epic fishing battles from the last four seasons to see who came out on top, man or fish!

  • Go Big Or Go Home

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    Whether its an equipment snag at sea, a family feud at the worst possible time, or wicked weather pummeling the fleet, there seems to be a never-ending list of obstacles getting in the way of the Outer Banks captains and their catch. This episode lets viewers follow along and guess which captains were able to overcome the odds and bag a bluefin, and which fish battles ended with a bust.

  • Mate Moments

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    When it comes to commercial tuna fishing, the Captain gets all of the credit and all of the glory, but most of them will tell you that a Captain is only as good as his mates. So in this episode well take a look back at some of the best and worst moments from our favorite crews in the Outer Banks over the past four seasons.

  • Ultimate Tuna Test

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    Over the past four seasons, our fleet has caught over 27 tons of bluefin tuna and put almost a million dollars in their pockets. Now we're letting you the viewer play the buyer. Let's get a tail cut and a core sample ready, because we're putting your 'tuna expertise' to the test. Can you spot the heaviest, the longest and most valuable fish in the history of "Wicked Tuna Outer Banks"?