Recap: Generator Rex
This is the episode Recap page for the Science-Fiction Animated Series Generator Rex. Synopsis: After Earth is infected with nanites, an organization called Providence is formed to deal with the resultant mutations called EVOs. Rex is an EVO who fights for them, against the EVO team called The Pack. See the main Generator Rex page for more information. Caution, spoilers ahead.
Episode 1: The Day Everything ChangedRex's existence is revealed to the world; he meets The Pack for the first time, as well as his friend Noah.
Episode 2: String TheoryWhen an EVO causes a zombie-like plague in New York, Rex must find a way to stop him before the city is "bleached" (nuked).
Episode 3: Beyond The SeaWhile out at the beach, Rex meets a girl called Circe and falls for her, but she turns out to be a wannabe-member of The Pack.
Episode 4: LockdownWhile accidentally locked in Providence's zoo along an escaped EVO, Rex discovers that Noah was hired by White Knight to befriend him.
Episode 5: The ArchitectRex finds a secret scientific enclave where it seems he can live a normal life, but their leader turns out to be ZAG-RS, an artificial intelligence that plans to destroy all nanites — and all life along with them — to protect itself.
Episode 6: FrostbiteAfter overloading his nanite-absorbing abilities, Rex is taken to an arctic facility to recuperate — but The Pack is there, too.
Episode 7: Leader Of The PackVan Kleiss comes to New York claiming diplomatic immunity, but Rex discovers that he actually intends to take the entire United Nations council hostage.
Episode 8: BreachPack member Breach sends Rex to Another Dimension where she stores the things she likes .
- Notes: Breach seemingly dies this episode.
Episode 9: Dark PassageIn the jungles of Brazil, Rex finds a scientist with connections to his forgotten past.
- Notes: Van Kleiss is seemingly killed this episode.
- Rex gets injected with a mysterious nanite by the scientist.
Episode 10: The ForgottenRex, Six, Bobo and a Providence team are trapped in the city of Kiev, which has been overrun with EVOs and sealed away from the rest of the world.
Episode 11: Operation WingmanRex goes on a prom date with an accident-prone girl while also being chased by a giant Killer Rabbit.
Episode 12: RabbleRex finds out that he once belonged to an EVO street gang in Hong Kong.
Episode 13: The HunterAn EVO-hunting vigilante stirs public opinion against Rex.
Episode 14: GravityZAG-RS is up to its old tricks, trapping Dr. Holiday and her team on a space station.
Episode 15: What Lies BeneathThe Pack seeks Rex's help in restoring the land of Abysus, which is dying without Van Kleiss to maintain it, but their actual plan is to bring Van Kleiss back to life.
Episode 16: The SwarmA swarm of metal-eating giant bugs is moving through China.
Episode 17: BasicRex and Noah join Providence boot camp to see who will wash out first.
Episode 18: PlagueAn EVO plague puts every human in the world to sleep, but leaves the EVOs awake. Rex and White Knight are the only ones left to solve the problem.
Episode 19: Promises, PromisesAgent Six flashes back to when Rex joined the team.
Episode 20: BadlandsRex and Noah get lost in the desert while escorting a convoy guarding a shipment of unstable nanites. The convoy is ambushed by a gang of Rag-tag bandits, lead by a Hollywood Cyborg.
Episode 21: PaybackRex has to fight against all odds when Van Kleiss returns and manages to take Rex's nanites...and powers!
Episode 22: RampageAfter Van Kleiss turns Noah into a rampaging EVO, Rex must catch him in one hour or he'll stay in that form forever.
Episode 23: Waste LandRex and Six run across an underwater civilization while on a mission to find and disarm a sunken ship's nuclear reactor.
Episode 24: Lost WeekendRex, Bobo and Agent Jones (from the episode "Basic") infiltrate a teenage party with EVO performers, and discover a plot to kill the EVOs.
Episode 25: AllianceRex and Bobo have to deal with the arrival of Van Kleiss and the Pack while trying to keep the Force Field containing the 'Bug Jar' (the city of Kiev, from 'The Forgotten') from failing.
Episode 26: RoboboboRex has his hands full when Bobo takes a break, leaving the boy to deal with a robot duplicate of the monkey. Meanwhile, Dr. Holiday is having trouble with another Killer Rabbit EVO, completely losing control of the situation when it gives birth!
Episode 27: Divide by SixRex and Six team up with Dos, Tre, IV, and Five - the most dangerous mercenaries in the world, and Six's former teammates- in an attempt to save their teacher, One, who has turned into a mindless Evo.
Episode 28: Mixed SignalsCesar, a mysterious young man, breaks into Providence, claiming to be Rex's brother. He tells Rex the story of his forgotten origins.
Episode 29: OutpostRex and Bobo are sent to South America to deal with an EVO-focused Animal Wrongs Group.
- Note: One of the monsters turns out to be the Chupacabra.
Episode 30: HauntedRex and Noah take Claire and Annie to a haunted hotel to try to scare them into their arms, but Cesar's gadgets aren't what's leaving massive claw marks everywhere.
Episode 31: MoonlightingRex joins a pair of Providence wash-outs that set their own EVO-hunting business to make sure they are not getting in trouble they can't handle.
Episode 32: Without A PaddleRex enrolls in Noah's high school for a week so he can help win the State Table Tennis Championships and (of course) encounters an EVO player.
Episode 33: Written in SandA Nanite-free Zone in the desert attracts the attention of both Providence and The Pack, and Rex is able to learn a little more about his past when he and Van Kleiss end up working together after being seperated from their respective teams.
Episode 34: Night FallsA visit to Cesare and Rex's hometown turns into a working vacation when they discover their "Abuela" is harboring a unique strain of EVOs who transform every night. Cesar must race against time to find a cure for their mutation as Hunter Cain has bribed his way out of Providence custody, assembled another lynch mob, and is salivating at the thought of several dozen EVOs under house arrest and unable to fight back.
Episode 35: Hard TargetRex follows Breach to Hong-Kong and ends up meeting his old gang, joined by Circe. There, he must sort through the awkward group dynamics newly risen in his absence while tracking down an escaped prisoner, for whom Van Kleiss has plans.
Episode 36: A Family HolidayRumors of Dr. Moses' cure for EVOs bring hope to Dr. Holiday, whose sister mutated into an EVO long ago. Rex and Six investigate the scientists involved, making sure Holiday isn't hurt again. Though Dr. Moses ends up being a mercenary bioterrorist, the basis for his cure is genuine, and Dr. Holiday's sister has her condition reversed. Meanwhile, Six and Holiday's relationship finally shows hints of blossoming.
Episode 37: ExposedWhen the crew from acclaimed news show Ultimate Exposure gains an all-access pass to Providence, but problems arise when Rex and Bobo let loose some dangerous EVOs in their attempts at more airtime.
Episode 38: GroundedAfter his latest attempt to capture an Evo results in a spectacular mess, Rex is left alone at Providence HQ while most of the personnel go on a training mission. Rex decides to invite some friends for a party, not realizing that the Evo he captured isn't as contained as he believes. The Evo turns out to be Jungle Cat, who is eventually convinced to join Providence to further his quest for revenge against Van Kleiss.
Episode 39: Six Minus SixA technological mishap gives Six amnesia, completely forgetting everything that he witnessed after the nanite explosion six years prior. In the end, Six is unable to regain his memory, but vows to try to become the man he once was.
Episode 40: Lions and LambsVan Kleiss enhances Breach's powers, giving her the ability to open portals through time as well as space. With no way to counter her power, White Knight reluctantly allows Rex to try to reach out to her, so they can bring her to Providence. Rex cultivates a friendship with Breach while evading Van Kleiss, but White Knight's superiors decide to act early and ambush Breach, indirectly leading to her losing control. Rex, Van Kleiss, and Breach are caught in a massive time traveling portal, and Rex is transported 6 months into the future, where Providence has come under new management.