Alex and Gabriel finally meet face-to-face and decisions are made. Meanwhile, Michael learns of Becca's secret anti-angel plans, William is exposed as a Black Acolyte, Gabriel and Uriel learn that Claire is pregnant with Alex's child, and Edward leaves Vega.moreless
Alex is called upon by Michael to help prevent any further casualties after innocent higher angels turn up dead in Vega; at the same time, Gabriel causes tension by revealing a long-hidden secret; William "re-educates" his father; and Noma reignites an old flame.moreless
Alex captures the angel possessing Claire's mother and vows to use his powers as the Chosen One to evict the lesser angel from her body. Meanwhile, David learns of William's leadership of the Black Acolytes, and Edward makes a deal of his own with Arika.moreless
While Alex trains with Michael, David engineers a vote of no-confidence against Edward and finds himself up against Claire.
News spreads in Vega about Alex's status as the Chosen One, causing a panic. Meanwhile, Gabriel launches a new initiative in his quest to destroy Vega.
While Alex travels out of Vega to explore his past, David and Anika form a new alliance and Claire must make a choice.
While Edward covers for David after the angel attack on Vega, Alex rejects his role as the Chosen One. He begs Claire to leave with him but she refuses. Meanwhile, Michael tries to negotiate with Gabriel.moreless
After a apocalyptic war between Angels and Man, humanity takes refuge in fortified cities and survive with the help of the archangel Michael, who sides with them against his former comrades. As the angels prepare a new assault, Michael must seek out the Chosen One, the one human destined to lead humanity and end the devastating war with the angels once and for all.moreless
In a world 30 years after the Votans have invaded and terraformed large portions of Earth, scavengers Joshua Nolan and his adopted alien daughter Irisa make their way through the wastelands. A quirk of fate brings them to the town of Defiance, where St. Louis once stood and where Humans and Votans now live in peace. Father and daughter soon become embroiled in a feud between two families and a murder, all of which is a prelude to an invasion.moreless