Ink Master Live - Episode 213

This season's artists and human canvases confront each other live. America's votes and insane twists are announced, master canvases are revealed, and the judges choose the next Ink Master.

Aired: 12/18/2012

The Bigger They Are - Episode 212

The artists lose control when pro-athlete canvases choose them. Tattoo pain has these NFL and MMA pros on the floor. The judges choose the final three and the unbelievable final challenge is revealed. Live finale follows.

Aired: 12/18/2012

Better Than Words? - Episode 211

The artists tattoo head-to-head against Oliver in the Flash Challenge. The portrait challenge leaves some canvases with unrecognizable family members permanently inked on their skin. Another artist is forced to close shop.

Aired: 12/11/2012

Blowing Chunks - Episode 210

Dave Navarro ups the stakes when he gives the artists his personal guitars to paint for the Flash Challenge. One Human Canvas can't stop puking. Animal tattoos leave two artists going head to head and the judges split 50/50.

Aired: 12/4/2012

Buck Off - Episode 209

The artists burn designs onto skin tight chaps worn by smokin' hot cowgirls. The pressure is on when the artists try to impress Nunez by tattooing in his style- Japanese. Another artist is forced to close shop.

Aired: 11/27/2012

Holy Ink - Episode 208

Alliances are made and betrayed when the artists team up to work in pairs and one team must ink priest. Tatu Baby gets a surprise advantage that angers the rest of the artists. Tattoo legend Freddy Negrete is guest judge.

Aired: 11/20/2012

Star Wars Forever - Episode 207

The artists must use their Jedi powers to ink highly critical super-fans with Star Wars tattoos. Star Wars creator, George Lucas, has a special treat for the winner of the Flash Challenge. Another artist loses their shot at the 100K.

Aired: 11/13/2012

Half Naked and Fully Loaded - Episode 206

Guns and a hot, half naked Pinup model set the stage for one artist's plan for revenge. Some of the artists botch their Pinup Tattoos, leaving their Human Canvases scarred and the judges steaming mad. Another artist loses their shot at the 100K.

Aired: 11/6/2012

Trick or Freak - Episode 205

Halloween gets freaky when the artists tattoo inside mouths. One artist reveals shocking news that lands him in in the hospital fighting for his life. Human canvases want tattoos of dismembered bodies and zombies. Another artist loses their shot at 100K.

Aired: 10/30/2012

Tattoo Her What? - Episode 204

A face-off leaves Sarah in tears and the artists are pushed to their limits when one canvas demands a tattoo on her private parts and another has a meltdown, which causes a fight in the loft. The NBA's Matt Barnes guest judges.

Aired: 10/23/2012

The 80 Year Old Virgin - Episode 203

A botched American flag and a backwards eagle tattoo cause veterans patriotic tempers to flare and a third artist loses their shot at USD100,000 dollars and the title of Ink Master.

Aired: 10/16/2012

Semi Nude 911 - Episode 202

Semi nude women heat up the competition, a medical emergency threatens the future of one artist, and NFL Linebacker Terrell Suggs is a guest judge.

Aired: 10/9/2012

Tattooing the Dead - Episode 201

A visit to the morgue launches 16 of the best tattoo artists into a brutal competition to determine who’s #1 and “tattoo virgins” get their first taste of ink with one ending in a permanent disaster!

Aired: 10/9/2012