Alex and Noma set out to kill Duma in Riesen's body, but Claire gets there first and tries to get through to her father. Meanwhile, Arika and David try to escape Vega. In Mallory, Michael pleads with the Prophet--and his master Lucifer--to heal Gabriel.moreless
While Gabriel attacks Michael, Alex finds Claire and they race to defend Vega from the invading eight-balls. Meanwhile, David tries to activate the city's wall cannons, and Arika prepares for her return to Helena.moreless
The Amphora of Darkness casts its spell, shrouding each of the Vega's citizens in visions driving them to madness and suicide. David faces his inner self; Arika is tormented by the eight-ball Rose that she killed, Claire loses her child yet again; and William is left with nothing when he is told the truth about what happened to him in the desert.moreless
While Michael's body lies in a coma, the Prophet summons the archangel's soul to Mallory so that he can fulfill his promise. Meanwhile, Alex and Gates join forces to save Vega from a nuclear meltdown, and David tries to convince William to leave Vega with him.moreless
Julian's eight-ball army approaches Vega, and Alex and Claire are finally reunited. Meanwhile, David meets the new William.
Michael rescues Alex and Noma from Julian's eight-balls, and the reunited trio head for Vega. Meanwhile, Claire and Gates discover the traitor who warned the rebels, and William returns to Vega. In New Delphi, Julian takes a new approach in torturing Gabriel.moreless
Rather than further divide Vega, Claire asks for a parley with Zoe. Meanwhile, Julian tortures Gabriel and Michael, and Alex and Noma search for supplies after Noma meets with the Prophet.
In New Delphi, Alex realizes what Julian is up to and tried to evict the angel Lyrae from the ruler's body. Meanwhile, Gates goes on a suicide mission despite Claire's orders, while David coordinates Zoe's revolution.moreless
Alex and Julian work together to capture Michael in the hopes of using him as bait to catch Gabriel. Meanwhile, David makes common cause with the Vega rebels to split Vega in two and bring down Claire.moreless
While Alex and Noma try to learn the secret behind Julian's power, Gabriel meets with Michael and proposes an alliance. Meanwhile, Briathos tracks Claire to Gates' workshop, and David meets the rebels.
Alex searches for Julian's key in the hopes of recovering it and establishing an alliance with the ruler of New Delphi. Meanwhile, Michael realizes what Laurel must do for the sake of the town's celebration, and Claire asks the city engineer for help when Zoe escapes captivity.moreless
While Alex, Noma, and Pete are taken to New Delphi as prisoners, Claire turns to Arika for help to discredit David. Meanwhile, Michael realizes that the faith of Mallory comes at a high cost.moreless
Claire orders the bombing of Gabriel's eyrie, despite the knowledge that Alex is being held captive inside. He and Noma escape the devastation and make their way to New Delphi. Meanwhile, Michael is intrigued to find a small town apparently protected by the power of faith.moreless
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