Syfy (ended 2011)




Episode Guide

    • The Lost Webisodes, Part 2
      Season 0 - Episode 2

      Continuing in hot pursuit of a young boy with destructive powers, Dr. Helen Magnus grows closer to the answers she wants but also closer to danger. In the meantime, John Druitt, a former romantic interest of Helen's, appears. Perhaps he can offer help, or perhaps he will only be a distraction.

    • The Lost Webisodes, Part 1
      Season 0 - Episode 1

      In Part 1 of the Lost Webisodes, Dr. Helen Magnus is in pursuit of a little boy who has supernatural powers that may be doing more damage than good. Here she meets Will Zimmerman and sees promise in him. Will becomes her understudy. A relationship is birthed that will lead to exotic investigations.

    • For King and Country
      Season 3 - Episode 8
      With Adam on lockdown at the Sanctuary, Magnus investigates his connection to Hollow Earth - and Druitt - while being forced to reveal dark secrets about the chaotic origins of the Five.
    • Hollow Men
      Season 3 - Episode 10
      Seeking a gateway to the secret subterranean city, Magnus leads a treacherous mission to Tibet - telling a bitter Adam that he must stay behind while promising to bring back a cure for their radiation sickness. Because of their source blood, Magnus insists that Tesla and Druitt stay behind as well, taking the only shield Tesla was able to construct for herself. The hidden city, however, is rigged with deadly security traps - and death awaits the team at every turn.moreless
    • Kali (2)
      Season 2 - Episode 13
      Will begins to experience strange visions that are connected to the Cult of Kali. Magnus has difficulty with finding the solution to their problems.
    • End of Nights (2)
      Season 2 - Episode 2
      Tesla and Henry attempt to create a weapon to help stop the attacks by the Cabal on the many Sanctuaries around the world.
    • Revelations (2)
      Season 1 - Episode 13
      Ashley and Henry are captured by the Cabal after breaking into their weapons factory. While being restrained Ashley learns from Dana Whitcomb that the plan they have for the virus to be released worldwide will still go ahead. In a different part of the facility Henry is being kept strapped to a hospital bed. The Cabal intend to use chemicals to turn him into his abnormal state, and keep him that way.moreless
    • Vigilante
      Season 3 - Episode 9
      Knowing that Helen's only hope for a cure lies in Hollow Earth, Will takes command of the Sanctuary and, ignoring her misgivings, releases Adam-Hyde - who promises to lead them to the secret subterranean city. Then, while Magnus and Druitt search for a critical artifact, Will deals with a curious lady FBI agent as he and the team track down a deadly serial killer.moreless
    • Awakening
      Season 3 - Episode 16
      Magnus and Tesla inadvertently stumble upon secrets of the Vampiris race when they investigate a former Praxian stronghold - and encounter Afina, Queen of the Vampires. Meanwhile, Kate's past comes back to haunt her.
    • Sanctuary For None (2)
      Season 4 - Episode 13

      As SCIU threatens the nascent Abnormal "Homeland" (with a deadly weapon partly designed by Nikola Tesla), both Magnus and Caleb come under "friendly" fire. Cornered and determined, Magnus responds with a daring move no one - on either side - sees coming.

    • Kali (1)
      Season 2 - Episode 12
      Magnus, Will and Kate travel to Mumbai, India, on their mission to investigation the link to a murder. To make matters worse Will becomes ill before he mysteriously disappears.
    • Sleepers
      Season 2 - Episode 10
      Magnus and Will investigate the disappearances of teenagers with links to them spending time at a rehab clinic in Mexico. Magnus and Will are shocked to see Nikola Tesla as the program director. Tesla reveals the treatment he has been using on the teens for their addictions. Tesla eventually shows his true motive of turning his patients into Vampires.moreless
    • Kali (3)
      Season 3 - Episode 1
      Kali (3) wraps up the events of Season 2's two-part cliffhanger as Magnus continues to defy her Sanctuary brethren, risking her life to save Big Bertha from Wexford. To help Magnus, and stave off a series of massive tsunamis threatening millions, Will places himself in mortal danger by re-establishing his psychic connection to Kali.moreless
    • Haunted
      Season 2 - Episode 11
      Magnus and her team rescue the passengers of a sinking ship off the coast of South Africa. Back at the Sanctuary, one of the passengers is found murdered and Druitt becomes the prime suspect.
    • End of Nights (1)
      Season 2 - Episode 1
      While desperately searching for Ashley, who has been captured by the Cabal, the Sanctuary team encounters a young con artist named Kate Freelander. When Kate's relationship with the Cabal collapses, she gives Magnus the location of a secret Cabal facility which may lead her to Ashley.
    • Into The Black
      Season 3 - Episode 20
      Receiving word that a large group of Abnormals has been spotted near a South Dakotan cave entrance, Magnus realizes it's the first wave of Abnormals emerging from Hollow Earth.
    • Animus
      Season 3 - Episode 6
      Word of a possible werewolf sighting prompts Henry and Will to visit an English psychiatric facility. As they probe a potential connection to Henry's Hyper Accelerated Protean past - and future - Magnus and Tesla investigate the mysterious holographic city.
    • The Five
      Season 1 - Episode 7
      When Magnus encounters an old acquaintance in Rome, he tells her that the Cabal is planning to seek revenge on her for the events of "Fata Morgana". But she soon learns that his loyalty is not as intact as it was in their earlier days, when they were both part of a group called "The Five", within which members are connected by a secret protected for ages.moreless
    • Revelations (1)
      Season 1 - Episode 12
      Magnus and her team have to face the possibility of international biological warfare when a virus infects the abnormals, causing them to attack humans. John Druitt makes an unwelcome return to the Sanctuary as, he too, sees the significance of the situation and he tells them the Cabal are behind it. The leader of the UK sanctuary, Sir James Watson, contacts Helen and confirms John's story about the Cabal, meaning she has to work fast.moreless
    • Firewall
      Season 3 - Episode 2

      In part two of the two-part Season 3 opener, Will is still suffering from amnesia concerning his near-death encounter with Kali. However, he continues to be plagued by blackouts and visions - and it appears that sinister elements are intent on "helping" him unlock his memory.

    • Bank Job
      Season 3 - Episode 3
      In order to protect the public, Team Sanctuary is forced to stage a bank heist after a seemingly routine retrieval of an Abnormal egg goes haywire.
    • Pax Romana
      Season 3 - Episode 11
      Magnus continues her struggle against Ranna Seneschal, the seeming tyrant of Praxis who ostensibly put Helen and her team to death in Season Three's first-half-ending cliffhanger, Hollow Men - but Ranna, like others in her realm, has a hidden agenda.
    • Webisode 4
      Webisode 4
      Season 0 - Episode 4

      Helen and Will confront John Druitt with deadly results for a member of the Sanctuary team. Ultimately, Will is forced to choose between his old life and the strange world of Dr. Helen Magnus.

    • Trail of Blood
      Season 3 - Episode 4
      Nikola Tesla resurfaces, sending Helen an SOS from deep within the Colombian Highlands. However, Will doesn't believe he can be trusted - and he may be right.
    • Edward
      Season 1 - Episode 8
      Detective Kavanagh asks for Will's help in a suicide case that he feels is suspicious. An autistic boy named Edward seems to be involved and it later emerges he has an unusual gift, he can draw images from memory at great speed and that are incredibly detailed, almost as if they are photographs.moreless
    • Webisode 1
      Webisode 1
      Season 0 - Episode 1

      While tracking a young boy with dangerous powers, Dr. Helen Magnus encounters Will Zimmerman, a young forensic psychiatrist, formerly with the FBI, who may have what it takes to become her new protégé.

    • Veritas
      Season 2 - Episode 7
      Will tries to defend Magnus from the heads of the Sanctuary Network when they accuse her of committing a shocking murder.
    • Webisode 6
      Webisode 6
      Season 0 - Episode 6

      The investigation into the three women found in the crypt continues, confirming Magnus' theory that they are much more than they appear. Ashley's hunt for contraband creatures yields mixed results.

    • Breach
      Season 3 - Episode 7
      Her distant past reappears, leaving Helen Magnus alone, fighting for her life in an old, abandoned building. And, in order to ensure the safety of her father, she must make a deal with the devil - the very devil who seems to have come back from the dead in order to threaten her present - and future.moreless
    • Webisode 3
      Webisode 3
      Season 0 - Episode 3

      The origins of the mysterious mutant boy are revealed, as is the relationship between Magnus and her old flame John Druitt. Ashley, meanwhile, seeks out Ernie Watts a weapons dealer and fellow monster hunter extraordinaire only to find herself in mortal danger.

    • Chimera
      Season 4 - Episode 9

      Just when Magnus thought Adam Worth was gone forever, she and Tesla become trapped in a virtual Sanctuary, where they are attacked by an avatar of Worth - who is determined to enter the "real" world.

    • Pavor Nocturnus
      Season 2 - Episode 5
      A confused Dr. Magnus finds the Sanctuary and surrounding city has been destroyed, but she has no idea how it happened. While searching the remains she is pounced on by a vicious creature, leading to two armed men rescuing her and taking her to a nearby abandoned building. After being hosed down and dumped in a room on her own Magnus becomes fearful when an aggressive man, with a familiar face, enters.moreless
    • Webisode 2
      Webisode 2
      Season 0 - Episode 2

      Will Zimmerman is drawn further into Magnus's mysterious world and finds himself confronting his oldest fear. Elsewhere, forces converge on the target of their hunt including someone from Magnus' distant past.

    • Hangover
      Season 3 - Episode 12
      Returning home from an overnight trip, Magnus is stunned to find the Sanctuary open and in a complete shambles - only hours before a scheduled visit by a UN security inspector. The mystery widens when the only one Magnus can find - a bruised and battered Henry - can't remember what happened or where everyone else is.moreless
    • Webisode 7
      Webisode 7
      Season 0 - Episode 7

      Will falls victim to the three women's growing powers, while Magnus seeks proof of their true identities via a former resident of the Sanctuary. Ashley's luck in her monster hunt begins to run out.

    • Eulogy
      Season 2 - Episode 3
      Magnus and Druitt take very different routes as they try and come to terms with what happened to their daughter. Helen is convinced Ashley is still alive and sets out to find her, while John is thinking of nothing more than revenge against the Cabal. Meanwhile, Will and Henry have a tough task on their hands when the abnormals from the destroyed Sanctuaries seek refuge at theirs.moreless
    • Penance
      Season 2 - Episode 9
      Helen reunites with Jimmy who transports an elemental Abnormal to the Sanctuary. However they are tracked down by the underground Mobsters. Kate proves her loyalty and bonds with Jimmy over a common history they share.
    • Webisode 5
      Webisode 5
      Season 0 - Episode 5

      While investigating an ancient crypt on a remote island, Magnus and her team encounter deadly creatures and three women with a mysterious past. Ashley decides to address the issues of her father's existence head-on.

    • Carentan
      Season 3 - Episode 18
      When a colleague vanishes amid reports of strange occurrences in Carentan, near Normandy, France, Team Sanctuary rushes off to investigate - only to run into what appears to be a high-level military blockade.
    • Tempus
      Season 4 - Episode 1

      In order to prevent him from altering - or destroying - the future, Magnus uses Adam Worth's time portal to pursue him to 1898 London.

    • Fragments
      Season 2 - Episode 6
      Henry tries to determine why a seemingly docile domesticated abnormal suddenly turned violent after it attacks a research scientist.
    • Acolyte
      Season 4 - Episode 10

      Kate returns from Hollow Earth with word that insurgents are about to strike an above-ground target - and may have inside help from a trusted member of Team Sanctuary.

    • Sanctuary for All (2)
      Season 1 - Episode 2

      As Will attempts to help Alexei coup with his abnormality, Helen gets a visitor from her past.

    • Requiem
      Season 1 - Episode 9
      Magnus and Will set off to the Bermuda Triangle to answer a distress call they received from one of the abnormal species living there. After arriving there, they soon find that they are too late.
    • Metamorphosis
      Season 3 - Episode 14
      Mystified when Will begins transforming into a scaly, wall-climbing creature, Magnus reaches out to Hollow Earth for help.
    • Kush
      Season 1 - Episode 5
      While returning from a trip in Himalaya meant to capture an abnormal, Dr. Magnus and Will's plane crashes in a remote mountain range. But it soon appears that struggling to stay alive and wait for rescue is not the only thing they need to worry about, as the surviving passengers fall one by one to an unknown assailant...moreless
    • Resistance
      Season 4 - Episode 5

      Magnus and Henry attempt to infiltrate a secret Abnormal testing facility run by Homeland Security and encounter an old friend whose loyalties are once again in question - Nikola Tesla.

    • Webisode 8
      Webisode 8
      Season 0 - Episode 8

      Magnus, Will and the Big Guy defend the Sanctuary against a deadly assault by the Keepers, while Ashley struggles to survive her encounter with a much stronger than expected adversary.

    • Nubbins
      Season 1 - Episode 6
      Magnus and her team retrieve two very different species of abnormals from a doomed ship. Because the two species share a nearly invisible "cloaking" ability, the larger is perceived to be the vicious predator who killed the crew - while the small, cute "furballs", who have an almost aphrodisiacal quality, are taken to be the prey. But, of course, all may not be as it seems …moreless
    • Sanctuary for All (1)
      Season 1 - Episode 1

      The enigmatic Dr. Helen Magnus recruits insightful forensic psychiatrist Will Zimmerman to join her in the quest to track, study and protect the strange and often terrifying creatures that secretly populate our world.

    • Normandy
      Season 3 - Episode 17
      Looking back at the events leading up to the momentous D-Day invasions at Normandy during World War II - events which directly pitted the Five against the Nazis.
    • Hero
      Season 2 - Episode 4
      When a man arrives in the city dressed as a superhero and intent on fighting crime, his unusual strength and ability to fly grab the attention of Dr. Magnus. With the help of Will, Helen captures the man and runs tests on his DNA. The results, however, prove that he is not an abnormal, leaving the team confused as to where he got his powers from. Kate, meanwhile, tries to help her brother after he falls foul of a local crime boss.moreless
    • Out Of The Blue
      Season 3 - Episode 19
      Will and Helen suddenly find themselves living as neighbors on a peaceful, tree-lined, suburban street - neighbors who experience unsettling dreams which disrupt their sense of normalcy.
    • Kali, Parts 1 and 2
      Season 2 - Episode 12

      Kali, Parts 1 and 2 follows the story of a moment in which Abnormals around the world begin behaving erratically. They discover that the source is an electromagnetic pulse emanating outwards from Mumbai. Kate and Will fly to India to investigate and discover that there is an Abnormal with diabolical schemes behind the event.

    • The Depths
      Season 4 - Episode 11

      Seeking to outrace the SCIU (who are attempting to capture a rare, legendary Abnormal), Magnus and Will are captured, injured and trapped in a Bolivian cave-in. Alone, the two friends struggle to survive - as they confront who they are and who they've become.

    • Sanctuary For None (1)
      Season 4 - Episode 12

      Magnus is asked to help broker a peace agreement between Caleb, a Hollow Earth insurgent leader, and the world's governments - an agreement whereby Abnormals would be permitted to settle on the surface. Preparing to take military action against the Abnormal forces, Addison "drafts" Will back into the federal government, further dividing Team Sanctuary.

    • Fata Morgana
      Season 1 - Episode 3
      Dr. Helen Magnus, her daughter Ashley, and the newest member to the Sanctuary, Dr. Zimmerman, travel to Northern Scotland to discover three women in an ancient crypt and bring them back to the Sanctuary for refuge and study.
    • Untouchable
      Season 4 - Episode 3

      Team Sanctuary comes under fire from a U.N. inspector who threatens to cut off their funding and shut them down - attempting to turn Will against Magnus in the process. Meanwhile, Erika visits Henry, warning him of a potentially dangerous new dilemma.

    • Uprising
      Season 4 - Episode 2

      As Abnormals continue to pour out of Hollow Earth, Team Sanctuary seeks to prevent the Lotus Security Forces from committing "xenocide" - while searching for and worrying about Magnus, who was last seen heading towards Praxis just before it was obliterated.

    • Instinct
      Season 1 - Episode 11
      Desperate to get their first exclusive news story, Amy Saunders and her cameraman Zach Spencer get inside an evacuated building. Earlier that day three people had been found inside, brutally murdered by a strange creature. With the police trying to handle the delicate situation, the duo enters the building in search of the culprit, but they are completely unprepared for the powerful beast that they find.moreless
    • Warriors
      Season 1 - Episode 10
      When Danny, an old friend of Will, goes missing, his wife contacts him asking for help. With the aid of Helen and Ashley, Will starts searching and they find themselves in an abandoned factory. There is no sign of people, but the team come to the conclusion that something took place there after they find dried blood and the drug epinephrine. They come to the conclusion that the building is being used as a place to train fighters.moreless
    • Next Tuesday
      Season 2 - Episode 8
      While carrying an abnormal, Will and Magnus' helicopter crashes on a decommissioned oil rig.
    • Folding Man
      Season 1 - Episode 4
      While investigating a series of strange robberies, the Sanctuary team encounters a group of thieves, who seem to possess a strange ability which apparently allows them to literally slip between the cracks of the law.
    • Hero II : Broken Arrow
      Season 3 - Episode 5
      Will and Kate are hijacked by armed thugs while transporting Abnormals to a temporary, off-site holding facility. But before the gunmen get what they want, an old Abnormal friend, seeking safe harbor, attaches itself to Kate, endowing her with super powers.
    • Icebreaker
      Season 4 - Episode 7

      Team Sanctuary investigates a mystery on the high seas when the shipwrecked crew of a Bering Sea icebreaker murders the Abnormals on board and then turns on each other.

    • Homecoming
      Season 4 - Episode 6

      While Magnus deals with two ne'er-do-well flying Abnormals who entangle her in a wild scheme, Will takes a road trip to Monrovia - where he is unsettled by personal revelations and temporarily blinded during a riot.

    • Monsoon
      Season 4 - Episode 4

      Intending to meet with her mysterious new financial adviser, Magnus flies off to a remote African island - only to become embroiled in a dangerous hostage situation. Meanwhile, back at the fort, Will and Henry have their hands full tracking an escaped Steno.

    • One Night
      Season 3 - Episode 13
      Looking to share a quiet, "normal" evening out with Abby, Will and his date are abducted en route to the restaurant by a desperate gang leader who faces certain death without their help. Then, upon learning the abductor's identity, Magnus suddenly ceases all attempts at rescue.
    • Wingman
      Season 3 - Episode 15
      Operation Dinner Out Redux? Will and Henry just want to get away for a quiet evening of double-dinner dating, but Magnus insists that they drop off a small crate at the docks while they're at it - which is fine, until the abnormal inside insists on breaking out and flying away.moreless
    • Fugue
      Season 4 - Episode 8

      When a previously unknown Abnormal attacks Abby, Magnus and Will attempt to communicate with the creature using music - while Henry and Gavin retrace Abby's steps to find out what happened.