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Season 4, Episode 5 – Bruce saves “Gotham” at a soul crushing price while Nygma teams with a returning fan favorite as he learns to think mean again.
Season 4, Episode 3 – A new Falcone moves to Gotham to challenge Penguin’s rule, Bruce releases his billionaire brat, and Nygma’s secret admirer warms her way to his heart.
Season 4, Episode 2 – Gordon faces Scarecrow and an army of lunatics when Bullock and the rest of GCPD refuse to provide back up.
Season 4, Episode 1 – Gotham returns for season four with an action packed opener and Penguin’s new union of organized crime.
Season 3, Episodes 21-22 – Gotham throws everything into the Season 3, two-hour finale. Alfred fights for Bruce’s soul while Gordon fights the Tetch-virus against a city of rage. Fish consolidates power and snatches Professor Strange for her freak army. Butch challenges Barbara and Penguin and Riddler continue to war over hurt feelings.
Season 3, Episode 20 –Bruce accepts his role in the destruction of Gotham while Alfred goes through extraordinary lengths to find and stop him. Virus Lee traps Gordon when Bullock needs him most to locate and stop the Tech Virus bomb. Riddler creates a shaky alliance to attack Penguin but a villain returns from hiding with different plans for her favorite waddler.
Season 3, Episode 19 –The Shaman returns Bruce to Gotham but not Wayne Manor, Selina faces Clone 514A and convinces Alfred he’s living with an imitation. Barnes cuts through all of GCPD to capture and execute Gordon while Bullock discovers clues to the Owl bomb threat. Lee plunges into the mind of a supervillain, her own.
Season 3, Episode 18 –Gordon calls on Penguin for help when Kathryn starts her attack on Gotham and calls for Bruce’s return from the temple. Ivy snatches Selina from the hospital when she finds her in a coma. Lee pushes Bullock to investigate Gordon’s involvement in Uncle Frank’s death. Captain Barnes returns angrier than ever and vows to kill Gordon.
Season 3, Episode 17 – Ivy helps Penguin recruit a couple of freaks and returns to Gotham while Riddler builds his brand, kidnaps Mayor James, and exposes the Court of Owls. Barbara’s thirst for power and control alienates Tabitha. Gordon meets Kathryn and earns his mask and seat at the table while Lee seeks evidence to destroy his career.
Season 3, Episode 16 – Bruce wakes up far from Gotham where his new host has special plans for his return. Gordon learns a disturbing truth about Uncle Frank and his work with the Owls. Kathryn imports a mysterious weapon to destroy the city and Ivy helps Penguin HR a hench army to retake his seat at the head of the Gotham underworld.
Season 3, Episode 15 – Nygma goes on a killing spree and struggles to find his place in Gotham without Penguin. Gordon hears a disturbing secret from uncle Frank about his father’s relationship to the Court of Owls. Bruce faces his Clone in a deserted alley and Ivy pulls something cold and vengeful from the river.
Season 3, Episode 14 – A blackout turns the streets of Gotham to chaos while Gordon and Bullock search for Jerome. No more games, Nygma confronts Penguin about Isabella’s murder and puts his love to the test. Bruce takes an important step towards the cowl and cape while Kathryn gets his clone ready for a covert mission.
Season 3, Episode 13 –Selina learns the truth behind Maria’s return to Gotham while Lee continues to cause heartache for Gordon at GCPD. Penguin loses his popularity as mayor after his on-air meltdown as Barbara, Tabitha, and Nygma subvert his control over the criminal underworld. Dwight leads Jerome’s cult in chaos across the city.
Season 3, Episode 12 – Gotham enjoys a good economy and relatively low crime numbers under Penguin’s administration, but Nygma turns against him and builds a clever team to destroy his old friend. Selina reconciles with her manipulative mother with some guidance from Bruce. Gordon dodges the revenge of Lee and Carmine Falcone while one of Gotham’s most inspirational villains returns from the dead.
Season 3, Episode 11 – Gotham cranks up the heart ache for Gordon when Lee takes her vows with a monster and Nygma accepts the truth behind Isabella’s death. Bruce moves forward with his plan to heist something valuable from the court of owls’ vault and get a lot help from Selina and a little help from her guardian angel.
Season 3, Episode 10 – Gotham pivots to revenge plots when Nygma gets his hands on Tabitha and Butch. Barbara is hot on their trail and learns Penguin’s secret.
Season 3, Episode 9 – Gordon suspects Barnes is responsible for two murders while Nygma investigates the foul play behind Isabella’s death. Ivy meets up with Cat and Bruce when she goes on the run from a hench-crew sent by the court of the owls as the Mad City rolls towards a more vengeance themed phase of the season.
Season 3, Episode 8 – On Gotham, Barnes loses control of his rage while apprehending a perp and struggles to face the consequences of his actions. Gordon returns to GCPD and draws a murder committed by one of Gotham’s finest.
Season 3, Episode 7 – Tetch poisons Gordon and makes him confront his fears and place in Gotham, while Barnes faces the reality of his infection when Alice’s blood tests prove tragic and Penguin is jealous of the new love in Nygma’s life.
Season 3, Episode 6 –Gotham attacks the love arcs when Tetch plans a series of homicides for Gordon to witness and makes him choose between two women he cares about. Mayor Penguin works up the courage to tell Nygma he loves him as Nygma meets someone new that reminds him of his old flame.
Season 3, Episode 5 -The people of Gotham embrace Penguin as Mayor but the Red Hood Gang attacks his efforts all over the city. Nygma takes on an oversight position at GCPD which angers Barnes and Lee. Bruce hires Jim Gordon to find Ivy Pepper on Selina’s behalf. Gordon offers some relationship advice but all the baddie are fighting for what they love.
Season 3, Episode 4 – Nygma battles Butch and reshapes Penguin’s campaign for mayor ofGotham while Gordon works on breaking Tetch’s spell. Five tries to hide his identity form Selina as he cuddles up to her. Tetch commands a family of wrestlers to assault GCPD and recover his sister and use her blood to infect the city water supply.
Season 3, Episode 3 – Gotham offers its own election drama between a man who thinks he’s entitled to be Mayor and Penguin who thinks the people of Gotham City are ready for real change. Another weirdo graduate from the villain factory at Indian Hills pops up when her psychotic mind-controlling brother arrives hunting her down, while Selina continues her search for Ivy.
Season 3, Episode 2 – Penguin riles up the people of Gotham to take down Fish and her monsters once and for all.
Season 3, Episode 1 – Gotham brings most of its characters back for Mad City and introduces a few more. Now that we know where all the characters stand, it’s looking like it will be an exciting third season. Let the conflict begin!
Gordon saves the city, GCPD arrests Hugo Strange, but Fish escapes and unleashes a whole busload of supervillains on the streets of Gotham.
Hugo Strange captures Bruce, Gordon, and Fox during a rescue mission to free Selina, and Fish returns to Gotham with a few DNA-added superpowers.
Azrael fights a priest, Tabitha, Gordon, Bullock, Alfred, and has a showdown with Penguin on the dangerous streets of Gotham.
Azrael, the newest ray of darkness in the dawn of supervillians, hunts Gordon but nails Barnes on Gotham.
Gotham delivers one of its best and most dramatic episodes of its brilliant season when Bruce and Gordon get a real lead on the architect of the Wayne assassination.