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Beowulf: Return to the Shieldlands Season 1 Episodes

Season 1 Episode Guide

Season 1

13 Episodes 2016 -

Adventures of a troubled warrior living in a mythological place called the Shieldlands.

Episode 1

The Return

Sun, Jan 3, 2016 42 mins

Adventures of a mercenary warrior living in a mythological place called the Shieldlands. In the opener, Beowulf battles the terrifying monster Grendl and wins the respect of a local community.

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Episode 2

The Gathering

Sun, Jan 10, 2016 42 mins

Thanes from across the Shieldlands travel to a mass gathering when an inter-tribal election draws near.

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Episode 3

Episode 103

Sun, Jan 17, 2016 60 mins

Beowulf and Rate search in the forest for Slean and Thane Scorann when they disappear, but they soon discover it's a dangerous place. Meanwhile, Rheda comes under increasing pressure, with her bid for leadership dependent on Scorann's vote.

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Episode 4

Episode 104

Sun, Jan 24, 2016 42 mins

Rheda tasks Beowulf and his gang with a mission to help cement her position as Jarl of the Shieldlands. Meanwhile, a furious Slean is forced to make a sacrifice for his mother's campaign and play, but his loyalties become deeply conflicted.

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Episode 5

Episode 105

Sun, Jan 31, 2016 42 mins

The party proceeds towards the Mere to cement a new treaty, only to find that new dangers await them as they are welcomed by the aging thane Gorrik with something less than open arms. A new crisis erupts when Gorrik's daughter Mara is taken ill. Elvina knows what to do, but the necessary cure can only be found within one of the Shieldlands' most dangerous Mudborn creatures.

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Episode 6

Episode 106

Sun, Feb 7, 2016 42 mins

Iron miner Greff is attacked by a troll and Beowulf soon learns that the trolls have been deprived of the salt that is usually fed to them to keep them placid. Meanwhile, tension mounts when Slean overhears and misunderstands a conversation between Beowulf and Elvina.

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Episode 7

Episode 107

Sun, Feb 14, 2016 42 mins

The Wulfing Raiders set their Barghest wolves free to terrorize Herot. Beowulf rushes into action but cannot prevent an important hostage from being captured. Rheda agrees to meet her old enemy Jogan to negotiate an exchange but an unexpected turn of events forces Beowulf and Varr to join forces and meet the threat head-on.

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Episode 8

Episode 108

Sun, Feb 21, 2016 42 mins

As Herot is preparing for Slean and Keta's wedding, shocking secrets are revealed and the couple must decide if new loyalties are to be forged. Meanwhile, Abrecan is forced to choose between stepping aside and accepting his sister's rule or standing against her in a declaration of war.

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Episode 9

Episode 109

Sun, Feb 28, 2016 42 mins

Rheda's new laws permeate the tribes, which forces Abrecan to choose between stepping aside or standing against her in a declaration of war. Meanwhile, Abrecan must ensure the people of Bregan have a successful harvest season of the dangerous pandiri fish, an event on which their very survival depends.

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Episode 10

Episode 110

Sun, Mar 6, 2016 44 mins

Beowulf and Elvina steal a private moment together away from Herot's inquisitive eyes, but when the pair stray into danger's path Elvina is forced to reveal a dark secret about herself in order to save their lives.

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Episode 11

Episode 111

Sun, Mar 13, 2016 42 mins

Rheda tries to discredit Beowulf's accusations when suspicion about her brother begins to mount.

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Episode 12

Episode 112

Sun, Mar 20, 2016 42 mins

After escaping capture in Bregan, Rheda faces the greatest threat of all as the forces of Abrecan's army and his allies close in on her people. Meanwhile, Slean puts his life at risk in the hope of righting previous wrongs.

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Episode 13

Episode 113

Sat, Apr 16, 2016 42 mins

Season 1 ends with women and children bracing themselves to repel a brutal attack on Herot, with Beowulf leading the defense. New loyalties and friendships are forged while others are irrevocably shattered and some make the ultimate sacrifice.

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