SEASON NINE

INK MASTER

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FIRE & ICE

EPISODE 1

STORYLINE
In the season premiere, tattooing is a team sport as artists from nine of America’s best shops arrive ready to battle it out for a massive $200K and the first ever title of Master Shop.


CROSSING THE LINE

EPISODE 2

STORYLINE
A massive twist shakes up the competition and a painstaking Flash Challenge puts relationships to the test.


UNNATURAL DISASTERS

EPISODE 3

STORYLINE
A fiery veteran artist returns, taking the competition by storm; a difficult Flash Challenge exposes weaknesses in the shops.


LEND ME YOUR EAR

EPISODE 4

STORYLINE
The competition gets even tougher when the artists are tested on technical application with individual tattoos; two veteran artists return.


WAR AND INK

EPISODE 5

STORYLINE
Some shops lose their composure as they butt heads during a grueling elimination tattoo.


GET THE FLOCK OUTTA HERE

EPISODE 6

STORYLINE
Shops crumble as the tension between teammates intensifies.


ON THE BUBBLE

EPISODE 7

STORYLINE
One of the competition's most infamous veterans returns to shake up the game.


MASTERPIECE MAYHEM

EPISODE 8

STORYLINE
An emotional Flash Challenge brings the artists to tears, and the Alliance becomes a target when a bullet-proof pair of veterans return to battle it out for the title.


PIN-UP PANIC ATTACK

EPISODE 9

STORYLINE
The artists can't find any relief in a sculptural Flash Challenge. Things only get hairier during the Elimination Tattoo when the artists are faced with the infamous Pin-Up challenge.


DRILL BABY, DRILL

EPISODE 10

STORYLINE
The final Veteran shop returns to fight for the first ever title of Master Shop. Skull picks are key to the precision strike leveled at the opposing alliance as the battle for 200K continues.


GRIM INKER

EPISODE 11

STORYLINE
With no flash challenge, the artists think they've got it all figured out until a massive twist sends them reeling. Four Horsemen tattoos bring on the end of days for one pair of artists.


PIT FALL

EPISODE 12

STORYLINE
A painful elimination tattoo has the artists in the pits, and a massive twist sends them reeling.


SELL OUT

EPISODE 13

STORYLINE
The artists put the saying, "the customer is always right," to the test when they must sell themselves to their canvases for the chance to tattoo.


CASTING THE FIRST STONE

EPISODE 14

STORYLINE
It looks like we don't yet have a storyline for this episode.


MARATHON TO THE FINALE

EPISODE 15

STORYLINE
The final four shops compete in a two-part tattoo marathon that will determine who goes to the live finale.


SHOP WARS FINALE

EPISODE 16

STORYLINE
The final three shops battle it out for $200k and the first ever title of Master Shop.


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Season Nine