With six of the finest tuna fisherman traversing the Outer Banks in the hunt for bluefin, competition gets super competitive. Several vessels from the original show also appear in this version. On the Hard Merchandise, Jay Meunzner, the first mate, struggles to prove his worth. National Geographic Channel is yet to announce the renewal of Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks for Season 6 as well as its cancelation. Dave Marciano is ready for his first season aboard his new boat, the Falcon; Capt. Dave Carraro begins the last week of the season well ahead of the Pin Wheel crew. With only six weeks of fishing left, the competition is heating up, driving captains to push themselves and their crews to the brink.
Dave and Paul get into a heated confrontation that prompts Paul to quit. Meanwhile, the Bounty Hunter crew purposely mislead the Tuna. Paul Hebert wants to reach his goal; and Capt. Weather in the Outer Banks takes a turn for the worse, pitting man against sea as the turbulent Atlantic Ocean threatens the fishermen's quest for bluefin tuna. Tyler works to prove himself; Capt. The bite is hot inshore, forcing captains into a turf war with the competition - and each other. Captain Greg Mayer of Fishin' Frenzy is desperate for catches to reclaim their top spot, while the Wahoo brothers Reed and Banks Meredith are determined to stay in the top spot.
But being on the water for the past two months is taking a toll on crew members and one mate faces a dilemma — keep fishing or quit so he can spend more time with his wife and kids. And get an exclusive sneak peek at the action-packed new season of Wicked Tuna. But he takes the rivalry too far by playing a mindless prank on the veteran captain, causing tensions to spill over onto the dock. Ralph to lash out at his first mate, Pirate. Season 5 of Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks began airing on July 1, 2018 and concluded on September 24, 2018.
When captain Greg Mayer of Fishin' Frenzy receives the official call that the quota will close the next day at midnight, everyone races to catch more bluefin and reach the buyers in time to make the final sale. With barely a bite, the Doghouse is forced to head in and trust that another day at sea will bring them a big catch. Pin Wheel Co-Captains Tyler McLaughlin and Paul Hebert are a stone's throw away from beating all of the Southern boats in their own backyard. Following the first season, Wicked Tuna: North vs. Meanwhile, the crew of the Bounty Hunter deal with tension; and Tyler reaches a breaking point with his shipmates. South in a pro fisherman contest for the ocean's most lucrative prey.
On the Wicked Pissah, turmoil between Paul and his crew threatens to end it for all of them. However with the bluefin tuna season heating up, his anxious competition try to contend. The Fishin' Frenzy leads the fleet and Captain Greg Mayer uses his knowledge of the Carolina waters to head out early before the windy weather escalates. With ominous weather looming and the bluefin quota quickly filling, the pressure is on for the Northern and Southern boats to act fast or risk financial or nautical disaster. The spin-off was named Wicked Tuna: North vs. On Pin Wheel, captain Tyler McLaughlin is desperate for a final fish to salvage his season after his fall from Gloucester's top-earning fisherman last season to catching only three tuna in the past 14 weeks.
Dave Marciano tries to turn his bad luck around and salvage his season. Captain Dave Carraro, frustrated with his dry spell, resorts to shady tactics. The 500-mile steam is a huge gamble on what could be a massive payday or a huge financial loss. After a rocky start to the season, Captain Paul Hebert of Miss Sambvca has been on a catching streak for the past four weeks, and has his eyes set on second place as well. My Number's Up January 27, 2013 2013-01-27 In the continued pursuit of tuna, Bill Monte has gone three weeks without any keeper fish; but, his attention soon turns to his rocky marriage. New England's best bluefin tuna fishermen venture south to North Carolina's treacherous fishing grounds, the Outer Banks, where they will battle the local fleet for the ocean's most lucrative prize.
It will all come down to the final catch! Doghouse, Hard Merchandise and Hot Tuna struggle to haul in fish for the remainder of the season. In this episode of Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks, seven crews face the Outer Banks hoping to reel in a fish big enough to keep. And Captain Griff on the Reels of Fortune finds himself in a dangerous situation while navigating Oregon Inlet — a battle where experience and quick thinking are all that stand between life and death. Elsewhere, Bill attempts to catch tuna by using tactical maneuvers and harpooning. With a payday at stake, every captain is fighting to land a tuna. Com has a narrow lead over Hot Tuna, putting pressure on the Lily to land a killer catch.
The program was renewed by the National Geographic Channel for an eighth season, which premiered on March 11, 2019. With more than a third of the North Carolina bluefin tuna quota already filled, all of the fleet feels the pressure to fish at every opportunity. The long, cold winter has just hit New England, and while the bluefin tuna season has come to an end in Gloucester, Mass. Sign up to track down the show's status and its release date. An accident leaves the Reel Action stuck at the dock, giving Captain Tami and her crew a late start, and tensions onboard reach a boiling point. Dave Marciano has been unable to land a single catch and fears the huge gamble he made in traveling south will not pay off. Tensions amongst the crewmen on the Wicked Pissah reach a boiling point.