Dark Marvels

Dark Marvels - History Channel

History Channel






An exploration of the history and engineering behind the world’s most diabolical inventions, from torture and death devices, to weapons of war, sinister spy tools, and games that kill.

Upcoming TV Airings

The airings below are based on a generic national schedule. Times and dates can vary by TV provider.

Sunday, June 23

Superweapons of Fear

Season 1 • Episode 6

The deadly weapons that rain destruction and spread fear on the battlefield.

Sunday, June 23

Temples of Doom

Season 1 • Episode 2

Discovering the dark secrets hidden within some of history's most sinisters structures.

Sunday, June 23

Death Devices

Season 1 • Episode 1

Exploring the dark origin stories behind some of history's most notorious methods of execution.

Sunday, June 23

Sinister Spy Weapons

Season 1 • Episode 7

Sunday, June 23

Blades of Fury

Season 1 • Episode 5

From Viking axe to the deadly Samurai katana, blades wielded by fearsome warriors.

Sunday, June 23

Treacherous Traps

Season 1 • Episode 3

Whether they're to stop treasure hunters or enemies, booby traps are devices just waiting to kill.