Web site: http://pbskids.org/cyberchase
This series energizes kids ages eight to eleven with math power. Full of cyber-mysteries with eye-popping animation and a sly comic flair, the daily series features the voices of Christopher Lloyd and Gilbert Gottfried.
Find Those Gleamers! #115
Hacker challenges Jackie, Matt, and Inez to a contest on cyberwide television. Hoping to prove that he's not as powerful or smart as he seems, the kids return to Topsy-Turvy Island on the Northern Frontier for the contest. Their task is to power up a Mini-Wreaker using cyber-fireflies of varying power before the island turns inside out at sunset. The kids must use algebraic equations to determine how many Gleamers they'll need.
- KET2 Thursday, July 24 at 6:30 pm EDT
Spheres of Fears #610
In his latest and possibly maddest scheme ever, Hacker traps Digit and the kids in one of the dreaded Spheres of Fears, a mini-galaxy of orbs populated by eerie creatures called Creepers. He wants them out of the way so that Delete, in a diva star turn, can impersonate Motherboard and convince everyone in Cyberspace to cause chaos everywhere. No one can stop him now!
- KET2 Friday, July 25 at 6:30 pm EDT
- KET2 Sunday, August 3 at 10:30 am EDT
The Guilty Party #212
The game is afoot when Hacker returns to Poddleville with a peace offering: a magnificent statue of the mayor. But has someone stolen the key to Hacker's recharger chair? Like Sherlock Holmes and Watson, the kids and Digit set out to sleuth out what's really going on—and the more they investigate, the deeper the mystery gets.
- KET2 Sunday, July 27 at 10:30 am EDT
A Time to Cook #213
First prize in the Fearless Chef cooking contest is the Magnetic Magnotube—the last piece Hacker needs for a machine that will disable Motherboard forever. So he decides to ensure his own victory by kidnapping his competition. Digit takes Hacker on in the kitchen while the Cybersquad sets out to rescue the real Fearless Chef.
- KET2 Monday, July 28 at 6:30 pm EDT
- KET Wednesday, September 17 at 5:30 pm EDT
- KET2 Sunday, September 21 at 10:30 am EDT
Going Solar #902
The CyberSquad and Digit work to restore power at Radopolis skate park.
- KET2 Tuesday, July 29 at 6:30 pm EDT
Of All the Luck #112
Convinced that his failure to defeat Motherboard is simply a result of bad luck, Hacker collects the Ten Lucky Charms of Cyberspace. It works, and his luck changes—which is bad luck for everyone else. Motherboard sends the kids and Digit to Hacker's hideout in the Northern Frontier, where they use logic; Venn diagrams; and understanding of the words and, or, and not to free the Charms.
- KET2 Wednesday, July 30 at 6:30 pm EDT
- KET Wednesday, September 24 at 5:30 pm EDT
- KET2 Sunday, September 28 at 10:30 am EDT
Gone with the Fog #701
The CyberSquad is in Gollywood making a movie when Glittertown's top designer, hairdresser, and make-up artist go missing in a dense and unexpected fog.
- KET2 Thursday, July 31 at 6:30 pm EDT
Balancing Act #401
The CyberSquad helps student sorcerer Shari Spotter finish her film about Frogsnorts Sorcerers Academy—despite the attempts of the villainous Hacker to deplete the shooting budget.
- KET2 Friday, August 1 at 6:30 pm EDT
- KET2 Sunday, August 10 at 10:30 am EDT
Peace, Love, and Hackerness #803
When Hacker destroys the Far Out Radio antenna to stop the rebooter bees' favorite music, the team has to find and measure each piece so they can replace the antenna before Cyberspace shuts down.
- KET2 Monday, August 4 at 6:30 pm EDT
A Crinkle in Time #408
Digit and the kids head for a mysterious cybersite called Ticktockia to rescue Slider, but then discover that they've fallen into a trap set by Hacker.
- KET2 Tuesday, August 5 at 6:30 pm EDT
Escape from Merlin's Maze #604
On the prowl for a new power source, Hacker descends on Frogsnorts School of Sorcery. His scheme? To steal Professor Stumblesnore's wand and harness its awesome magic to energize himself.
- KET2 Wednesday, August 6 at 6:30 pm EDT
The X-Factor #703
The team must use the power of multiplication to undo a dome-enclosed cybersite's pollution problem.
- KET2 Thursday, August 7 at 6:30 pm EDT
The kids use geometrical shapes to locate Professor Archimedes, whose chip an save Motherboard.
- KET2 Friday, August 8 at 6:30 pm EDT
- KET2 Sunday, August 17 at 10:30 am EDT
- KET Friday, September 5 at 5:30 pm EDT
- KET2 Friday, September 5 at 6:30 pm EDT
Step by Step #605
Hacker has inflicted a new virus on Motherboard, and the elusive Dr. Marbles returns—in the company of the ghostly pirate Ivanka—with a possible cure: a powerful cybermineral known as magmalux that's found deep inside a volcano on the cybersite Corsario.
- KET2 Monday, August 11 at 6:30 pm EDT
Trash Creep #903
A giant garbage heap threatens to break through the cybersite's dome. Hacker searches for seeds to grow an army of monster plants.
- KET2 Tuesday, August 12 at 6:30 pm EDT
Out of Sync #126
Hacker disrupts the Music of the Spheres, which controls and protects the balance and harmony of the Mount Olympus cybersite, and throws the site into utter chaos. The kids and Digit have until sunset to make the sound of the music right by re-creating the melody and finding the missing element in the pattern.
- KET2 Wednesday, August 13 at 6:30 pm EDT
As Hacker sets out to find the mysterious villain who has "hackerized" Sensible Flats, the team must hone up on rock climbing to escape being hackerized themselves and save the town.
- KET2 Thursday, August 14 at 6:30 pm EDT
Raising the Bar #210
Hacker, disguised as the Vermin Vexer, releases a mysterious bug into the main Cybrary, and the young heroes come to the aid of Ms. Fileshare, the Cybrarian (Jasmine Guy).
- KET2 Friday, August 15 at 6:30 pm EDT
- KET2 Sunday, August 24 at 10:30 am EDT
Fortress of Attitude #123
In an attempt to force cybersites to surrender to him, Hacker starts broadcasting his loud and obnoxious voice from a massive statue of himself. The kids and Digit head for the Northern Frontier to try to silence the statue, using their skills at measuring length to make their way up through its booby-trapped interior and find the mouth controls.
- KET2 Monday, August 18 at 6:30 pm EDT
Unhappily Ever After #603
Hacker sneaks into Happily-Ever-Afterville, uncovers the Book of Unhappy Endings, releases them across the site, and crowns himself king. Wicked is so impressed that she becomes his queen, and together they delight as unhappy endings unfold. To rescue the site, the CyberSquad must get the book back from Hacker.
- KET2 Tuesday, August 19 at 6:30 pm EDT
The Wedding Scammer #211
The kids must make their way through an intricate series of puzzles to free the daughter of a king. Al Roker guest stars as reporter Sam Vander Rom.
- KET2 Wednesday, August 20 at 6:30 pm EDT
Shari Spotter and the Cosmic Crumpets #311
Digit and the kids help Shari Spotter of Frogsnorts School for Sorcerers make magical Cosmic Crumpets, racing to finish before Hacker crashes the Sorcerer's Ball and becomes the most powerful magician in Cyberspace.
- KET2 Thursday, August 21 at 6:30 pm EDT
The Deedle Beast #706
Digit is pet-sitting in Golftopia, taking care of Dewey, a lovable Deedle Beast. But suddenly Dewey starts going berserk on his daily walks. The kids arrive to help, but how do you figure out what's wrong with an animal that can't talk? The kids begin to see a pattern in the critter's odd behavior - and the plot thickens when they realize that Hacker has moved in right next door. What is the King of Chaos up to this time?
- KET2 Friday, August 22 at 6:30 pm EDT
- KET2 Sunday, August 31 at 10:30 am EDT
A Broom of One's Own #409
When Wicked puts a CyberSquad Seal of Approval on her new "Wickedy Brooms," it's up to Matt, Jackie, Inez, and Digit to make sure that the brooms are as good as she claims. The brooms pass the test—but Wicked doesn't, and the kids must race to Control Central to foil her scheme to take over Hacker's turf.
- KET2 Monday, August 25 at 6:30 pm EDT
Sensible Flats #105
The Cyber-Team is transported to a Wild West site to determine whether Hacker has taken a larger piece of land than he is allowed. Hacker is in jail and the trial is about to begin, but is his homestead really larger than what Judge Trudy will allow? The kids must figure out how to measure the area of his irregularly shaped property to find the answer.
- KET2 Tuesday, August 26 at 6:30 pm EDT
A Fraction of a Chance #510
When Matt, Jackie, and Inez get stuck in the vortex of a cyberportal, Digit must find the U.V.O.—the Universal Vortex Opener—to rescue them. When he finds all the portals jammed so that he can't travel anywhere, help comes from a surprising source: Wicked!
- KET2 Wednesday, August 27 at 6:30 pm EDT
- KET Monday, September 1 at 5:30 pm EDT
- KET2 Monday, September 1 at 6:30 pm EDT
Harriet Hippo and the Mean Green #203
Hacker infects Motherboard with a new virus that causes her to make cyber-citizens do bad things. To make the antidote, Digit and the kids have to find and mix several ingredients and combine some strange fractions: 2/5 of the Electro-Root, 2/8 of the Healing Stone, and 1/3 of a box of Hacker's wig gel.
- KET2 Thursday, August 28 at 6:30 pm EDT
A Tikiville Turkey Day #410
When Hacker steals the legendary Egg of Benedicta, the lush landscape of Tikiville wilts and turns brown. The CyberSquad's attempt to recover the egg fails, and the kids hatch a new plan to replace it instead.
- KET2 Friday, August 29 at 6:30 pm EDT
- KET2 Sunday, September 7 at 10:30 am EDT
Less Than Zero #121
The Leaders of Cyberspace gather to talk about what to do about Hacker, who turns the tables on them by hiding them within the building. The kids discover that the only way to move between floors is to scale the building's outside walls, so they turn the building into a giant ruler to keep track of the floors. To deal with the floors below ground, they have to tap into the power of negative numbers.
- KET Tuesday, September 2 at 5:30 pm EDT
- KET2 Tuesday, September 2 at 6:30 pm EDT
The Snelfu Snafu (Part 1) #309
The long-lost encryptor chip, the one computer component that can bring Motherboard back to full power, turns up for sale on the popular cybersite U-WANT, U-BID. The kids save up money and manage to outbid Hacker for the precious chip. But when they implant it into Motherboard, Hacker takes over Cyberspace!
- KET Wednesday, September 3 at 5:30 pm EDT
- KET2 Wednesday, September 3 at 6:30 pm EDT
The Snelfu Snafu (Part 2) #310
The CyberSquad must find a way to bring Motherboard back to power and oust Hacker. Slider's new invention, the "Syncolator," may be the answer—but some of the expensive parts are missing, and the kids' funds are limited.
- KET Thursday, September 4 at 5:30 pm EDT
- KET2 Thursday, September 4 at 6:30 pm EDT
Team Spirit #606
Interest in the annual Mount Olympus Games is lagging, attendance is sagging, and Zeus is not happy. To restore the spirit of competition, he pits Team Motherboard, coached by Digit, against Team Hacker, coached by Wicked, in the Triadditon, a relay-type race made up of an obstacle course, a swim race, and a foot race.
- KET Monday, September 8 at 5:30 pm EDT
Hugs and Witches #201
On Valentine's Day, Hacker captures Doctor Marbles and Lady Ada Lovelace, placing them inside a time machine Ada herself invented. The kids and Digit must decipher a series of poems left behind by Lady L to free them from the time machine before it time-travels to the netherworld of cyberspace—never to return!
- KET Tuesday, September 9 at 5:30 pm EDT
On the Line #509
Digit heads off to dispose of the powerful Network Interface Card, but a sinister cyvulture steals it from him and gives it to Hacker. At a secret location on the Northern Frontier, Hacker uses the NIC to power up his dastardly Transformatron and transforms himself so he can slip into Control Central and replace Motherboard.
- KET Wednesday, September 10 at 5:30 pm EDT
- KET2 Sunday, September 14 at 10:30 am EDT
R-Fair City #103
Disguised as a gypsy, Hacker lures Digit to a fantastic cyber amusement park and holds him captive. When the kids arrive, they analyze the games of chance, figure out which ones are fair, and use what they learn to find Hacker and try to beat him at his own game before it is too late.
- KET Thursday, September 11 at 5:30 pm EDT
An Urchin Matter #901
The CyberSquad explores why the once-healthy kelp in Big Bay is washing ashore.
- KET Friday, September 12 at 5:30 pm EDT
Zeus on the Loose #106
When the kids fail to stop Hacker from stealing Pandora's box in mythological Greece, they must solve a riddle and complete an increasingly difficult series of challenges from Zeus—all while confronting a variety of mythological creatures—to earn a second chance. In the course of their adventure, Matt, Jackie, and Inez discover that a fraction is a problem in sharing.
- KET Monday, September 15 at 5:30 pm EDT
The Hacker's Challenge #801
With the fate of Solaria at stake, the CyberSquad and their friends must invent quick and easy strategies to solve Hacker's tricky number puzzles.
- KET Tuesday, September 16 at 5:30 pm EDT
A Change of Art #406
Heartbroken after losing to the kids yet again, Hacker throws himself into sculpture and starts giving his work away. The problem is, wherever one of his artworks turns up, the power goes off.
- KET Thursday, September 18 at 5:30 pm EDT
Model Behavior #122
To protect themselves from Hacker's constant attempts to capture cybersite Happily-Ever-After, the King and his fairy-tale subjects construct a glass Skywall. But Hacker unfolds a scheme to crack open the Skywall using the Wicked Witch's Voice, and the kids must construct a model of the situation to outwit him.
- KET Friday, September 19 at 5:30 pm EDT
The Cyberchase Movie, Part 1 #904
Hacker accidentally triggers a slime geyser, which destroys many animals' habitats inside the nature preserve Ecotopia.
- KET Monday, September 22 at 5:30 pm EDT
The Cyberchase Movie, Part 2 #905
After teaming up with Ollie to restore harmony in Ecotopia, the CyberSquad learns that rescuing animals isn't their only problem.
- KET Tuesday, September 23 at 5:30 pm EDT
A Clean Sweep #502
The kids must invent a "confetti cleaner" to stop Hacker's plan to take over Radopolis.
- KET Thursday, September 25 at 5:30 pm EDT
Double Trouble #209
Hacker invades Shangri-La, imprisons Master Pi, and goes looking for the Good Vibration—the source of peace and happiness on the cybersite—just as the kids and Digit arrive to try to stop him.
- KET Friday, September 26 at 5:30 pm EDT
A Battle of Equals #125
Hacker tampers with the satellites that keep everything free from cyber-static cling and pollutes all of Cyberspace with dangerous static. The kids use balance scales and equations to restore the satellites and save Motherboard.
- KET Monday, September 29 at 5:30 pm EDT
The Emperor Has Snow Clothes #702
Hacker turns the Emperor into frozen a statue and the team must brave a snowstorm to save him.
- KET Tuesday, September 30 at 5:30 pm EDT
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