The Strain

  1. Episode 13 The Master
    The Strain Season 1 Finale Recap: The Master of His Domain The Master is found once again. But can Abe and pals make it stick this time?
  2. Episode 12 Last Rites
    The Strain Recap: The Miriam Has Two Faces Only one episode to go in season one.
  3. Episode 11 The Third Rail
    The Strain Recap: Zack Attack Down into the lair of the Master.
  4. Episode 10 Loved Ones
    The Strain Recap: Die Diane My Darling Kelly Goodweather doesn’t live here anymore.
  5. Episode 9 The Disappeared
    The Strain Recap — Wanted: Undead or Alive Fet’s bologna has a first name.
  6. Episode 8 Creatures of the Night
    The Strain Recap: Yawn of the Dead And so rotates this series’ random Ferris wheel of life and death.
  7. Episode 7 For Services Rendered
    The Strain Recap: Luss for Life Just following orders.
  8. Episode 6 Occultation
    The Strain Recap: Sh*t, Meet Fan Theory: the Master is like the ooze in Ghostbusters 2.
  9. Episode 5 Runaways
    The Strain Recap: Strigoi Vey Ruh-roh! The virus is spreading.
  10. Episode 4 It’s Not for Everyone
    The Strain Recap: The Jazz Stinger Don’t go in the shed. Whatever you do, don’t go in the shed.
  11. Episode 3 Gone Smooth
    The Strain Recap: Eunuch Games Mankind seems to be going down the drain — literally.
  12. Episode 2 The Box
    The Strain Recap: The Master’s Degree The show threatens to become too B-movie-esque.
  13. Episode 1 Night Zero
    The Strain Series Premiere Recap: Love Is All You Bleed Welcome to Guillermo del Toro’s vampire series.
  1. Episode 13 Night Train
    The Strain Season Two Finale Recap: Zach Attack The most pressing question after tonight’s finale is inevitably, “How did it take him so long to use that Saved by the Bell pun for a headline?”
  2. Episode 12 Fallen Light
    The Strain Recap: Trouble’s Lumen Cohen, Bernstein & Marello: Here for all your City Council and personal-injury-litigation needs.
  3. Episode 11 Dead End
    The Strain Recap: Blackboard Bungle Keep your eyes on the road, Eph.
  4. Episode 10 The Assassin
    The Strain Recap: Coco, Beware “The world will not even notice when you die.”
  5. Episode 9 The Battle for Red Hook
    The Strain Recap: Justine’s Bait-Men I don’t know how much more I can handle of Samantha Mathis’s accent.
  6. Episode 8 Intruders
    The Strain Recap: Fonescu d’État Romance really accelerates in the apocalypse.
  7. Episode 7 The Born
    The Strain Recap: Nursery Crimes Quinlan. Does not. Like. Being taunted.
  8. Episode 6 Identity
    The Strain Recap: Family Feud Over 30 major cities infected. Man.
  9. Episode 5 Quick and Painless
    The Strain Recap: Rest in Hairpiece Introducing Rupert Penry-Jones as Quinlan.
  10. Episode 4 The Silver Angel
    The Strain Recap: Angel and the Outfield The reality of a new regime sinks in.
  11. Episode 3 Fort Defiance
    The Strain Recap: Dutch Lovin’ So much harmless fun, yet so many lapses in logic.
  12. Episode 2 By Any Means
    The Strain Recap: Scene Feelers A much more exciting season than its predecessor.
  13. Episode 1 BK, N.Y.
    The Strain Recap: Occido Insurance FX could have a legitimate Sunday-night contender here.

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