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Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: A Life Earned Season 5, Ep 4
Daisy makes a new friend named Ben in Fight Club. Ben helps Jemma and Daisy "Quiz Show" Kasius. Deke discovers a connection to a voice in a radio broadcast. He, Phil and Melinda go to a secret level and find a little breeding room. Mack mourns the loss of false Hope, and Sinara plays ball with Melinda. The episode ends with the appearance of a very special guest!
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: A Life Spent Season 5, Ep 3
Jemma helps a girl achieve her potential. Phil, Melinda, Mack and Yo-Yo play a game of "What's the frequency, Kenneth?" Daisy gets a phablet but unfortunately it gets broken during an encounter with Blue Man Group. Deke is a jerk, and the team tricks Grill into sending his henchman from the frying pan to the fire.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Orientation parts 1 and 2 Season 5, Ep 1
Coulson and the team find themselves stranded on a mysterious ship in outer space, and that's just the beginning of the nightmare to come.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: The Return Season 4, Ep 21
Coulson and the team's victory in the Framework is short-lived, as an even deadlier enemy looms against them all. [more inside]
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Farewell, Cruel World! Season 4, Ep 20
It’s a race to the finish line as AIDA tries to escape her robot body and S.H.I.E.L.D. tries to escape the Framework [more inside]
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: No Regrets Season 4, Ep 18
The truth behind Fitz’s turn could bring down all of S.H.I.E.L.D. [more inside]
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: What If... Season 4, Ep 16
Daisy and Simmons uncover secrets and lies in a world gone mad. With Hydra in control, they are our only hope to save everyone. [more inside]
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Self Control Season 4, Ep 15
Aida continues to go crazy. And with 4 LMDs in the base can Fitz and Jemma survive? [more inside]
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: The Man Behind the Shield Season 4, Ep 14
Coulson and the team engage in a deadly cat-and-mouse game as they work to rescue Director Mace, who is fighting for his life. [more inside]
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: BOOM Season 4, Ep 13
An explosive Inhuman surfaces and the team are tasked with containing it. Elsewhere: Coulson and Mack encounter Radcliffe's inspiration for Aida. [more inside]
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Hot Potato Soup Season 4, Ep 12
Dr Radcliffe goes after the Koenig family to find the location of the Darkhold. The Superior reveals his plans Radcliffe. [more inside]
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Wake Up Season 4, Ep 11
May works to uncover the truth about what happened to her; Aida's next move puts everyone's life at risk. [more inside]
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: The Patriot Season 4, Ep 10
Aida helps Dr. Radcliffe understand Agent May better by introducing a dramatic element during a private session. Phil, Mack and Jeff deepen their relationship while enjoying an unexpected getaway to a scenic U.S. National Park. Back at S.H.I.E.L.D. HQ, Fitz moves ahead with a project and Radcliffe gets under May's skin. [more inside]
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: The Laws of Inferno Dynamics Season 4, Ep 8
Jeff tries on some new clothes for an event. Robbie gets hot-headed when a reunion with a family member doesn't go as planned. Daisy's concept of "home" deepens, and Aida develops some side projects. Alphonso finally realizes that a Yo-Yo is not a toy. [more inside]
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Deals With Our Devils Season 4, Ep 7
The team searches for answers as Ghost Rider's clock counts down. [more inside]
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Lockup Season 4, Ep 5
"May, want to go to prison? It could be Taco Tuesday." [more inside]
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Let Me Stand Next To Your Fire Season 4, Ep 4
It's time for everyone to meet up again. Daisy needs some help from Simmons, Coulson goes looking for Reyes family members, and dudes play with fire. [more inside]
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Uprising Season 4, Ep 3
Inhumans start blacking out various cities around the world--specifically ones where Inhumans like Elena have been relocated.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Absolution & Ascension Season 3, Ep 22
Hive attempts to turn all humanity into Inhumans, the team tries to stop him, and Daisy struggles with the after affects of her brainwashing, while the audience is poorly manipulated for two hours WHO. WILL. DIE. 'Cause there was a vision, see?
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Emancipation Season 3, Ep 20
Hive's master plan is completely revealed, forcing S.H.I.E.L.D. into action. [more inside]
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: The Singularity Season 3, Ep 18
The S.H.I.E.L.D. team is left reeling and decimated as Hive continues to sway Inhumans to his side. But there is a sliver of hope as Agents Fitz and Simmons follow a lead that may be able to stop the maniacal Inhuman once and for all. [more inside]
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: The Team Season 3, Ep 17
Daisy activates The Secret Warriors initiative to save the the rest of the team from Hive. But events take a detour as the true length of Hive's powers are revealed. [more inside]
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Paradise Lost Season 3, Ep 16
The teams works to discover what sort of creature Grant Ward is now, with Daisy and Lincoln off to confront an ex-member of Afterlife, while the rest of the team goes to deal with Gideon Malick directly. But Malick has his hands full with consequences from long ago actions as the newly arrived Hydra god, formerly known as Grant Ward, teaches him the meaning of sacrifice. [more inside]
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Spacetime Season 3, Ep 15
Daisy is touched by an Inhuman who can see the death of anyone who touches him in an incoherent jumble of images. Lash drops by for a visit. Hive, wearing his Ward skin suit, begins making moves that leave a lot of dead people. FitzSimmons holds hands.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Maveth Season 3, Ep 10
Coulson, Fritz and Ward hang out on Tatoonie, the Power Rangers infiltrate the Hydra stronghold, Gemma shows off her knife tricks, someone learns they're bullet proof in a heart melting way, but May is the only person who really wants to be where they are.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Closure Season 3, Ep 9
S.H.I.E.L.D. and Ward collide when Malick attempts to open the portal. [more inside]
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Many Heads, One Tale Season 3, Ep 8
Dangerous facts about the ATCU are discovered by the team; Ward's plans to take down S.H.I.E.L.D. do not go as expected.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Chaos Theory Season 3, Ep 7
In which May confronts Andrew, Joey takes up sculpture, Lincoln helps clear up a mystery, and Coulson bonds with Rosalyn, who in turn is revealed to have a disturbing association.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Among Us Hide... Season 3, Ep 6
The stakes get higher as May and Bobbie pursue Ward and Hydra; Coulson thinks the ATCU could be keeping a big secret and Lash's secret identity is revealed.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: A Wanted (Inhu)Man Season 3, Ep 3
Mack, Daisy, and Coulson race against time to keep Lincoln safe; Hunter will do whatever it takes to get revenge and Simmons struggles to adjust with being back on Earth. [more inside]
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Purpose in the Machine Season 3, Ep 2
Fitz and the team enlist the aid of an Asgardian to unlock the secrets of the ancient monolith that swallowed Simmons; Agent May is at a crossroads in her personal and professional life and we catch with Ward's rebuilding of Hydra [more inside]
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Laws of Nature Season 3, Ep 1
S.H.I.E.L.D. searches the world for more powered people in the aftermath of their epic battle with Jiaying and her army of Inhumans, while the larger world grows uneasy at the number of super-beings on the planet. However, Coulson and the team soon find out that they are not the only group looking for these new Inhumans. Meanwhile, a distraught and driven Fitz searches for Simmons.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: S.O.S. Parts 1&2 Season 2, Ep 21
S.H.I.E.L.D puts everything on the line to survive a war that blurs the line between friend and foe. Coulson and his team will be forced to make shocking sacrifices that will leave their relationships and their world changed forever.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: The Dirty Half Dozen Season 2, Ep 19
The band gets back together, Simmons has plans, Raina does some movie PR work, and what's in the water at the orphanage of St. Agnes?
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Frenemy of My Enemy Season 2, Ep 18
It's Classic Shield vs New Shield vs Hydra vs Inhumans vs Ward vs Cal. Luckily you can mix and match the various groups.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Love in the Time of Hydra Season 2, Ep 14
Coulson and his team are still reeling from a shocking revelation that leaves the team fractured as they must decide what to do with one of their own. Meanwhile, Bobbi and Mack reveal their true allegiance to Hunter, while elsewhere, Ward and Agent 33 embark on a personal mission
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: One Of Us Season 2, Ep 13
Super-villains galore as Skye’s insane dad Cal rounds up a few enhanced people to attack SHIELD in general and Coulson in particular. [more inside]
Agent Carter: Snafu Season 1, Ep 7
Peggy and the SSR clash with each other as Leviathan strikes.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: ...Ye Who Enter Here Season 2, Ep 9
S.H.I.E.L.D. discovers the ancient city but uncovering the secrets may require a major sacrifice. [more inside]
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: A Fractured House Season 2, Ep 6
Hydra impersonates SHIELD while launching an attack against the United Nations. The public and politicians react in anger, as the real SHIELD searches for the attackers and deals with the relationships among themselves and the traitorous Agent Ward.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: A Hen in the Wolf House Season 2, Ep 5
Simmons continues her work undercover, but things are getting dangerous as Hydra's Security Chief begins an investigation. Meanwhile, the mystery of Coulson's strange carvings deepens and Raina, Whitehall and Skye's father wrestle over the possession of the obelisk.