The Evil Queen uses the genie's lamp to get Emma out of her way. Meanwhile, David teams up with Henry and Hook to stop the Queen, and Gold and Belle face a threat to their son.moreless
To further Gold's suffering, the Evil Queen helps Hyde gain control of the Dark One to reveal who is really the monster. Meanwhile, David deals with Hook preparing to move in with Emma, and Mary Margaret makes a friend on her first day back at school.moreless
While Regina tries to cope with Robin's death, Henry begins a new quest: to destroy the magic that has torn his family apart. Meanwhile, the malfunctioning magic sends David, Mary Margaret, Hook, and Zelena to a different reality where a sadistic Warden holds them against their will... and the Warden has secrets of his own to hide.moreless
After the heroes return to Storybrooke, they try stop Hades from using the Olympian Crystals to take over the town.
The group arrives in the Underworld and finds a dark counterpart to Storybrooke. While Regina deals with her mother--now the mayor of the other-Storybrooke--the others try to find Hook. In the past, Regina's father tries to convince her to turn from the path of vengeance before her soul is forfeit.moreless
The resurrected Dark Ones seek to find living souls that they can sacrifice to guarantee that they remain in the world of the living. However, when Emma sets out to stop them, Dark Hook intervenes. In the past, Regina and Hook make a deal to eliminate each other's demons.moreless
Events in Camelot catch up to the present as Hook becomes the Dark One and seeks revenge on Rumplestiltskin. In the present, Emma tries to turn Hook from his revenge now that he knows he shares the power of the Dark One with Emma.moreless
While Emma tries to prepare Hook for the the truth of what she did in Camelot, Zelena gives birth to her child. In the past at Camelot, Emma must pay a terrible price to free Hook and the others from Arthur and Zelena's captivity.moreless
In the Camelot of six weeks past, Emma tries to determine how Merlin was trapped in a tree. However, Arthur attempts to thwart Emma once she discovers the ingredient necessary to free the wizard. Meanwhile, Merida trains Gold to be the hero that Emma needs, and Henry asks Violet out for a date.moreless
In the Enchanted Forest, Arthur insists on accompanying David to find a magic relic that would let Regina communicate with the imprisoned Merlin. In Storybrooke, Emma needs Hooks help to withdraw Excalibur from the Stone.moreless
In flashback, the Storybrooke residents are welcomed to Camelot but things turn dangerous. In the present, Hook tries to bring Emma back to the light.
Fighting the darkness within her, Emma returns to the Enchanted Forest. Meanwhile, Regina and the others are forced to turn to Zelena for help so that they can follow their friend and aid in her struggle.moreless
Isaac completes his new story, giving the villains happy endings and turning the heroes into villains, thieves, and cowards. Only Henry is unaffected, and must find a way to undo Isaac's spell and restore things to normal.moreless
Henry, Emma, and Hook join forces in Isaac's fictional world to stop the wedding of Zelena and Robin, and reverse Isaac's story. However, Isaac turns to the heroic Rumplestiltskin for help in stopping them, forcing the Light One to make a desperate choice.moreless
While Emma and Elsa attempt to take down the Snow Queen, the other citizens of Storybrooke are consumed with hatred for each other. Meanwhile, Will prepares to settle his debt with Hook, and Gold plans his escape.moreless
The celebration of Mary Margaret and David's child is interrupted when Emma and Hook are pulled back to the past by Zelena's contingency plan.
Trapped in the Enchanted Forest in the past, Hook and Emma must work together to find a way home, without altering their friends' and family's present... and the Storybrooke of the future.
As the town buries one of their own, Zelena and Regina fight it out to the death on the streets of Storybrooke. Meanwhile, in the past, Zelena discovers that Rumpelstiltskin is training her half-sister in magic and travels to the Enchanted Forest to confront her.moreless
Emma teams up with Regina to learn who in Storybrooke is responsible for the return of its citizens with no memory of the last year. Meanwhile, in flashback Regina reluctantly joins forces with Robin Hood to find how who has taken over the castle.moreless
Hook visits Emma and Henry in New York City and tries to jog Emma's memories so they can return to the Enchanted Forest and help their family and friends, who face a new threat from a wicked enemy.moreless
The townspeople come together to try and stop Pan as he plans to unleash Regina's stolen curse to kill everyone in Storybrooke... or worse.
Emma and her group return to Storybrooke with Henry, unaware that Pan has put a secret plan into motion. Meanwhile, in the fairytale world, Snow and Prince Charming seek out a mythical creature that will let them defeat Regina once and for all.moreless
Ariel travels to Storybrooke to recover an item for Gold and Regina that will let them imprison Pan... unaware that two men will stop at nothing to thwart her. Meanwhile, in Neverland the group travels to Dark Hollow to try and capture Pan's shadow. However, the secrets revealed in Echo Cave may yet tear them apart.moreless
As they explore Neverland trying to find Henry, Pan secretly approaches Emma and offers her a map that will lead her to Henry... if she accepts who she is. Meanwhile, an old friend of Gold's gives him some advice on the course of his life. Meanwhile, in the fairy tale world, Regina offers Snow White a chance for happiness if she will give up her claim on the throne... and Prince Charming tries to stop his beloved from accepting.moreless
Greg and Tamara use the curse's failsafe trigger to begin the destruction of Storybrooke, and Regina finds herself cast in the unlikely role of savior. Meanwhile, in Neverland, Bae meets Hook and the Lost Boys.moreless
David reluctantly agrees to help Gold reconnect with Belle, who has been given a false set of memories by Regina. Meanwhile, when Emma learns that Anton has the means to take everyone back to the Enchanted Forest, she must decide which world to live in. In the fairy tale world, Rumplestiltskin forces Belle to accompany him on a hunt for a thief that she freed.moreless
While Gold, Emma, and Henry leave Storybrooke to find Bae, Anton the Giant goes on a rampage and Greg asks Belle what happened to him on the night of the accident. Meanwhile, in the fairytale world Anton climbs down to meet humans, only to discover that they're not all as friendly as Emma.moreless
Gold conducts an experiment to see if he can find a way across the town border without losing his memory. Meanwhile, Mary Margaret and David go house-hunting and Belle finds Hook in Storybrooke. In the fairytale world, Belle and Mulan meet for the first time as they try to stop a beast ravaging the land.moreless
When Regina is accused of murder, everyone assumes the worst... except for Emma. Meanwhile, in the fairytale world, Snow and Charming must decide what to do with the Evil Queen once they've brought her to justice.moreless
After Emma's betrayal, Hook allies himself with Cora to recover the compass from Emma and Mary Margaret. Meanwhile, Regina and Gold learn that Cora plans to open the portal and prepare to do whatever it takes to stop Cora and Hook from coming through to get their revenge.moreless