Watchmen Season 1 Episode 5 Recap

Watchmen Season 1 Episode 5 Recap

Watchmen Season 1 Episode 5 Recap

In the previous episode of HBO’s Watchmen, Angela asked Wade to have his ex look into the pills that Will left behind in her car. In Watchmen Season 1 Episode 5, we learned about Wade’s past, and the leader of the Seventh Kavalry told him the truth.

Psychic Blast

In 1985, young Wade arrived in Hoboken as part of a missionary effort to evangelize about the Doomsday Clock. After a girl tricked him out of his clothes, the blast from Ozymandias’ squid in New York hit the boardwalk in Hoboken. Most people outside died and those who survived suffered last effects from the psychic blast.

In the present, Wade depended on Extra Dimensional Security’s products. When his alarm system malfunctioned, he happily paid double to have his replacement sent overnight. His Looking Glass mask was made out of Reflectatine, and he lined the inside of his baseball cap with it.

The Leader of the Seventh Kavalry

Watchmen Season 1 Episode 5 Recap

Wade ran support group meetings for those affected by the squid and psychic blast. He met Renee there, and they had some drinks. Wade told her about detecting truth in focus groups – his cover – and she told him that she was a radiologist. When Renee’s friend picked her up, a head of lettuce fell out of the back. Wade tracked the truck and found the Seventh Kavalry headquarters. Though Blake had ordered a search for the church featured in the Seventh Kavalry videos, Wade discovered it was a set.

Senator Keane led the Seventh Kavalry. He and Judd had led and manipulated their own groups. Keane showed Wade a video from his Appropriations Committee appointment. The squid attack was a hoax that Adrian Veidt had developed in cooperation with President Redford. When Wade arrived home, he discarded the new EDS system. A truck of Seventh Kavalrymen pulled up with weapons out.

Nostalgia

Watchmen Season 1 Episode 5 Recap

Wade’s ex-wife, Cynthia, worked at pet-cloning lab. She identified the pills as Nostalgia. They contained Will’s memories. Blake had bugged Wade’s desk. When Angela told Wade that Will had confessed to killing Judd and she cleaned everything up, Blake arrested her. Angela swallowed the nostalgia pills before they could stop her.

Escape to the Moon

Finally, Veidt’s spacesuit worked. He found himself on what appeared to be the surface of the moon. Veidt gathered the frozen Mr. Phillips and Ms. Crawford bodies. The Game Warden caught him. Veidt was in a load of trouble.

What did you think of this episode of Watchmen? Let us know in the comment section below!

The post Watchmen Season 1 Episode 5 Recap appeared first on ComingSoon.net.

0 comments:

Video Games Movies / Film Music Nerd News Nerd Star Trek Trailers DC Comics Sci-Fi Television / TV Comic Books Movie News DC Cinematic Universe Movie Trailers News Comedy / Humor TV News Nintendo Wii Batman Technology Batman v Superman Superman Celebrities Music Videos Comic Strips Syko.org TV Promos Wonder Woman Animation Marvel Comics Social Media Sports Arizona / AZ Stargate Superbowl Football Linkin Park Man of Steel Science Suicide Squad Xbox 360 DC Films Editorials Government Nintendo DS Box Office Comic Book News DC Television Universe Green Lantern Harley Quinn Microsoft Rock News Suns Twitter Videos Basketball Blogosphere Business DC Extended Universe Daily Deals Food / Beverage Marijuana Marvel Cinematic Universe PlayStation 3 Spider-man Staff News Super Bowl 50 The Joker Video of the Day Warner Bros. Web Development Wonder Woman Angry Birds Apple Aquaman Archie Comics Auctions Batgirl Birds of Prey Bizzaro Bizzaro Girl Bluetooth Books Bryan Fuller C4MULA CBS California California / CA Cartoons Chester Bennington Crime Customization DC Entertainment DC TV Dead by Sunrise Deaths Deep Space Nine Ebay Email Facebook Fanmade Features Federation Financial Florida / FL Fringe Gmail Google+ Greg Berlanti Hawkman Health Japan Julien-K Literature Luxury Martian Manhunter Mobile / Wireless Multiplayer Multitouch Music News NSFW Nevada / NV Nintendo 3DS No Warning Operating Systems Orgy PSN Papa Roach Pete's Dragon Press Releases Rap Music Reviews Rockstar Seth Macfarlane Software Software Update Sony Star Trek Beyond Streaming Media Supergirl Syko Sam SykoDeals SykoPoetry Tech News The Avengers The CW The Flash The Flintstones Themes Transportation Trekkers Trekkies Trekspertise United Family Music Voyager Walmart Warehouse 13 Website Tools Windows Windows 10 Windows Media Xbox Live iMac