Forged in Fire: Beat the Judges

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  • 2020
  • 1 Season
  • 8.4  (67)

It's the most frequently asked question from fans of Forged in Fire?"When will we see bladesmiths compete against our judges?" Now, they are about to get their wish. In each episode, previous Forged in Fire Champions return to the forge for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity?to square off against our renowned Forged in Fire Masters in the highest stakes forging competition yet! The challenges require higher skillsets and there are more tests to pass. First, the smiths must prove they have what it takes to challenge an icon by beating each other in a series of win-or-go-home forging challenges. The remaining two smiths will then compete with one of our seasoned Judges to create a fully functioning blade that will be evaluated and tested. If the challenger can find a way to prevail against our Judge in an intense bladesmithing showdown, they'll walk away with $10K and eternal bragging rights.

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Seasons
Rock Star Smiths
6. Rock Star Smiths
July 8, 2020
In this musically themed competition, our smiths will have to slash through level one to have a chance to rock out a 9-Ringed Broadsword in their home forges.
The No Can Can
5. The No Can Can
July 1, 2020
Three Forged in Fire Champions return for an opportunity to take down a judge. However after a grueling round of testing, only two move forward to recreate a Falcata. Ultimately one champion heads into the judges arena where they have just 8-hours to forge a short sword using the canister method. But with no cans available, they must make their own before the forging can begin.
Smith's Choice
4. Smith's Choice
June 24, 2020
Three Forged in Fire Champions return to the forge to compete for the chance to take on one of the judges. In this choose-your-own-adventure style competition, our Champions will decide their tests, materials and ultimately the judge they will be competing against.
Dual Swords
3. Dual Swords
June 17, 2020
Three Forged in Fire Champions return to the forge with one goal: Beating a Judge. First, they must face off against each other, testing their signature blades and recreating a weapon from the Forged in Fire vault until only one Champion remains to face off against Ben Abbott, David Baker, or J Neilson. Tasked with forging two fighting knives in an epic 8-hour challenge, we will discover whether the last Champion standing has mastered the skills to Beat a Judge and win $10,000.
Medieval Times
2. Medieval Times
June 10, 2020
Three Forged in Fire Champions return with the hope of getting an opportunity to Beat a Judge. To determine which Champion will get to face Ben, Dave, or J -- the competitors will have their signature blades tested.
Short Sword Damascus
1. Short Sword Damascus
June 3, 2020
Three Forged in Fire champions return to the forge hoping to defeat one of our three judges: Ben Abbott, Dave Baker, or J Neilson. But first they will have to face off against each other.
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It's the most frequently asked question from fans of Forged in Fire?"When will we see bladesmiths compete against our judges?" Now, they are about to get their wish. In each episode, previous Forged in Fire Champions return to the forge for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity?to square off against our renowned Forged in Fire Masters in the highest stakes forging competition yet! The challenges require higher skillsets and there are more tests to pass. First, the smiths must prove they have what it takes to challenge an icon by beating each other in a series of win-or-go-home forging challenges. The remaining two smiths will then compete with one of our seasoned Judges to create a fully functioning blade that will be evaluated and tested. If the challenger can find a way to prevail against our Judge in an intense bladesmithing showdown, they'll walk away with $10K and eternal bragging rights.Forged in Fire: Beat the Judges is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (6 episodes). The series first aired on June 3, 2020.

Where to Watch Forged in Fire: Beat the Judges

Forged in Fire: Beat the Judges is available for streaming on the History website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Forged in Fire: Beat the Judges on demand at Philo, Amazon, Hulu, History, Google Play and Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    June 3, 2020
  • IMDB Rating
    8.4  (67)