Animal Face-Off

Animal Face-Off

2004 - 2008, Nature / Wildlife
Experts recreate animals as cyber beasts and pit them against each other on a virtual battlefield.

Episode Guide

  • Animal Face-Off - Colossal Squid vs. Sperm Whale (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:

    Colossal Squid vs. Sperm Whale

    The colossal squid has never been seen alive; the sperm whale weighs 70 tons.

  • Animal Face-Off - Alligator vs. Black Bear (Season 1 Episode 11)
    Season 1 Episode 11:

    Alligator vs. Black Bear

    The American alligator uses its jaws to crush turtles; black bears are small but powerful.

  • Animal Face-Off - Anaconda vs. Jaguar (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    Anaconda vs. Jaguar

    The anaconda can exceed 30 feet long and 300 pounds, making it the world's largest snake; pound for pound, a jaguar is more muscular than a lion or tiger.

  • Animal Face-Off - Gorilla vs. Leopard (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    Gorilla vs. Leopard

    The gorilla possesses both physical strength and intelligence; the agile leopard is a well-designed predator.

  • Animal Face-Off - Lion vs. Croc (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    Lion vs. Croc

    The lion is born to hunt and fight; the Nile crocodile in an ambush predator with crushing teeth and a fierce bite.

  • Animal Face-Off - Polar Bear vs. Walrus (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    Polar Bear vs. Walrus

    The polar bear is the largest land-based carnivore; a walrus can weigh two tons.

  • Animal Face-Off - Hippo vs. Bull Shark (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Hippo vs. Bull Shark

    Hippos are reported to kill more humans than any other mammal in Africa; bull sharks are blamed for more attacks on humans than any other species of shark.

  • Animal Face-Off - Tiger vs. Grizzly Bear (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Tiger vs. Grizzly Bear

    In the wilderness of northeastern Russia, two top carnivores live and hunt side by side.

  • Animal Face-Off - Wolf vs. Cougar (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Wolf vs. Cougar

    Experts reconstruct the predation techniques of the cougar and the wolf.

  • Animal Face-Off - Elephant vs. Rhino (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    Elephant vs. Rhino

    A zoologist and a veterinarian evaluate the powers of the elephant and the rhino.

  • Animal Face-Off - Lion vs. Tiger (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    Lion vs. Tiger

    Examining how the world's last population of Asiatic lions and tigers choose their different habitats.

  • Animal Face-Off - Saltwater Croc vs. Great White Shark (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Saltwater Croc vs. Great White Shark

    The largest reptile on the planet can meet the world's largest predatory shark off the shores of Australia.