“Kickin' It in China”
Season 1, Episode 19 (19)
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Air Date

March 5, 2012 {{{pc}}}


Edward C. Evans & Byron Kavanagh


Eric Dean Seaton

Episode Guide

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The Wrath of Swan

"Kickin' It in China" is the 19th episode in Season 1 of Kickin' It. It first aired on March 5, 2012 in the United States. It features the first appearance of Jack Brewer's cousin Kai.


Jack is invited to the Junior World Karate Championship in China, where he comes face to face with an opponent from his past — his distant cousin, Kai, who also trained under Jack’s grandfather when they were young. The two rivals compete in a final confrontation atop the Great Wall of China in the finals of the competition. Meanwhile, Jerry, Eddie and Milton get lost while trying to track down the other half of the fortune cookie which they believe shall help them prosper and can determine the future.



  • It is revealed that Jack has an uncle who only wears flips flops to the post office.
  • It is revealed that Jack gave up on martial arts once.
  • It is revealed that Jack has a cousin.
  • This episode marks the first appearance of Kai.


  • Jack vs. Unnamed Martial Artist in Purple - Winner: Jack
  • Jack vs. Unnamed Martial Artist in Red - Winner: Jack
  • Jack vs. Unnamed Martial Artist in Yellow and Black - Winner: Jack
  • Jack vs. Another Unnamed Martial Artist in Red - Winner: Jack
  • Kai vs. Unnamed Martial Artist in Purple - Winner: Kai
  • Jack and Kai vs. Four Unnamed Assailants - Winner(s): Jack and Kai
  • Jack vs. Kai - Winner: Jack

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Kickin' It Episodes
Season One
Wasabi Warriors | Fat Chance | Dummy Dancing | Dojo Day Afternoon | Swords and Magic
Road to Wasabi | All the Wrong Moves | Ricky Weaver | Wax on, Wax off | The Commercial | Kung Fu Cop
Boo Gi Nights | Clash of the Titans | Badge of Honor | The Great Escape | Dude, Where's My Sword?
Breaking Board | Reality Fights | Kickin' It in China | The Wrath of Swan | Rowdy Rudy
Season Two
Rock'em Sock'em Rudy | My Left Foot | We are Family | Eddie Cries Uncle | Skate Rat | Capture the Flag
It Take Two To Tangle | Buddyguards | Dojo Day Care | Indiana Eddie | Kim of Kong | Kickin' It Old School
The Chosen One | Hit the Road Jack | A Slip Down Memory Lane | Wedding Crashers
Wazombie Warriors | Sole Brothers | All the President's Friends | New Jack City | Karate Games
Kickin' It On Our Own | Oh, Christmas Nuts!
Season Three
Spyfall | Dueling Dojos | Glove Hurts | The Sub Sinker | Meet the McKrupnicks | Witless Protection
Jack Stands Alone | Two Dates and a Funeral | Win, Lose or Ty | Sensei and Sensibility | Gabby's Gold
The New Girl | Fawlty Temple | Seaford, We Have a Problem | Temple of Doom | Mama Mima
Home Alone at School | School of Jack | Queen of Karts | How Bobby Got His Groove Back
Return of Spyfall | Wasabi Forever
Season Four
The Boys are Back in Town | Gold Diggers | From Zeros to Heroes | The Stang | Nerd With a Cape
RV There Yet? | Invasion of the Ghost Pirates | The Amazing Krupnick | The Battle of Seaford Hill
Fight at the Museum | Tightroping the Shark | Full Metal Jack | Martinez & Malone: Mall Cops!
Seaford Hustle | Kickin’ It In The Office | Bringing Down The House | You Don't Know Jack
The Grandmaster
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