Max Headroom (TV Series) - Episode Listing - Season 1: 1987

Season 1: 1987

No. Title Original air-date
1 "Blipverts" 31 March 1987 (1987-03-31)
Investigative TV news reporter Edison Carter uncovers the disturbing secret of a new TV technology in use by his own employers, Network 23, called "Blipverts", high-intensity commercials with the ability to overload people's nervous system, causing them to explode.
2 "Rakers" 7 April 1987 (1987-04-07)
When Theora begins ducking out of work for mysterious reasons, Carter soon discovers that she has been trying to find her missing brother, who has become involved in "raking", a dangerous new underground sport that combines motorized skateboarding with gladiatorial combat.
3 "Body Banks" 14 April 1987 (1987-04-14)
After a woman is kidnapped as an involuntary organ donor for a transplant operation, the woman's boyfriend goes to Carter for help tracking her down. Meanwhile, Max demands to know some details about some fuzzy parts of Carter's (and hence his) memory.
4 "Security Systems" 21 April 1987 (1987-04-21)
Carter attempts to uncover the identity of the unknown buyer attempting to acquire Security Systems, the biggest security company in the world, but soon finds himself on the run from the police when his identity profile is erased from the government databanks and he is charged with Credit Fraud ... a crime punishable by death.
5 "War" 28 April 1987 (1987-04-28)
A terrorist group called the White Brigade claims responsibility for a series of live, televised bombings, with the aid of one of Network 23's competitors, BreakThru TV. Carter and company investigate and soon uncover the truth: the terrorists are working with a sleazy programming package distributor who sells exclusive rights to coverage of their attacks to finance their activities.
6 "The Blanks" 5 May 1987 (1987-05-05)
As the city government cracks down on the Blanks (people who have removed their identities from the central databanks), a militant Blank named Bruno threatens to use a powerful virus program to wipe out the city's entire computer network and everything connected to it, including Max.

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