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"Computer Madness" is the second episode of Thunderbirds 2086, and ninth produced overall. The episode first aired in Japan on June 19, 1982.

Plot[]

The Master Computer on Moonbase Omega is due to be replaced. In response, the program takes over the colony and mass-produces an army of assault vehicles. IRO's efforts only make matters worse, as the runaway Computer counters their retaliation by draining the life support of its captured humans.

Quotes[]

(To Be Added)

IRO Equipment Used[]

The Master Computer

Trivia[]

Thunderbird 6

  • After making a fleeting cameo in Firefall, Thunderbird 6 properly appears for the first time.

Anderson Stock Library[]

  • Beginning this episode, a variety of background music and sound effects from various Anderson productions are worked into the series. Recycled stock from this episode include:
    • The ominous music from Thunderbirds Are Go, as the MEV crosses Mars.
    • The 'orbital' sound effect always played as the camera pans towards Thunderbird 5.
    • The emergency sirens infamously heard at the start of Countdown To Disaster.

Foreign Name[]

Title Card (Japanese version)

  • Japanese: The Lunar Surface City (月の表面市))
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