Black Lightning Season 2 Episode Guide

A hub for all of our reviews from Black Lightning Season 2.

Black Lightning Season 2: Cress Williams as Jefferson Pierce

Black Lightning — the story of Jefferson Pierce, his family, and the city of Freeland — was one of Den of Geek’s Best New TV Shows of 2018. Combining our favorite superhero elements with the more grounded aspects of Jeff’s role as a black educator, father, and community member, Black Lightning continues to be one of the most important shows on TV.

Guess what? Black Lightning has been renewed for a third season! More on that here.

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And here’s our complete episode guide to the season…

Black Lightning Season 2 Episodes

Black Lightning Season 2 Episode 1: The Book of Consequences – The Rise of the Green Light Babies Chapter One

“Jefferson Pierce (Cress Williams) and his family may have survived Tobias’s (Marvin Jones III) attack, but they’re not out of the woods yet.  Concerned for the safety of Garfield’s students, the board considers a motion to shut down the school, forcing Jefferson to go to Napier Frank (guest star Robert Townsend) to sway the vote. Jennifer (China Anne McClain) struggles with her powers and her actions have unforeseen repercussions. Meanwhile, Anissa (Nafessa Williams) finds a new way to give back to Freeland. Lastly, Lynn (Christine Adams) continues her quest much to the dismay of Agent Odell (guest star Bill Duke).”

Read our full review of the Black Lightning Season 2 premiere right here.

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air date: 10/9/18

Black Lightning Season 2 Episode 2: The Book of Consequences Chapter Two – The Black Jesus Blues

“Jefferson must break the news to his students and faculty that he is stepping down. Struggling with his new life as Painkiller, Kahlil pays a visit to Jennifer in hopes of mending things. Meanwhile, Tobias continues to enact his plan.”

air date: 10/16/18

read our review of “Black Jesus Blues” here.

Black Lightning Season 2 Episode 3: The Book of Consequences Chapter Three – Master Lowry

“Jefferson (Cress Williams) is forced to watch as all his good work is undone before his eyes when his replacement arrives and begins implementing sweeping changes. Meanwhile, Anissa (Nafessa Williams) continues to play Robin Hood by stealing from one of the most powerful crime syndicates in Freeland.”

air date: 10/23/18

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read our review of “Master Lowry” here.

Black Lightning Season 2 Episode 4: The Book of Consequences Chapter Four – Transluscent Freak

Jefferson (Cress Williams) confronts Anissa (Nafessa Williams) about her reckless and irresponsible behavior leading to a fierce disagreement.”

air date: 10/30/18

read our review of “Translucent Freak” here.

Black Lightning Season 2 Episode 5: The Book of Blood – Chapter One 

“Jefferson and Anissa investigate the hometown of a creepy man at the clinic and make a shocking discovery; with Syonide gone, Tobias pressures Khalil to help fill some of the void left in the organization.”

air date: 11/13/18

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Black Lightning Season 2 Episode 6: The Book of Blood – Chapter Two: The Perdi

“Black Lightning and Thunder return to South Freeland in an attempt to figure out what is going on; they encounter a clan of mixed-race moonshiners called the Perdi; Lynn falls into a deep depression; Tobias finds that his plan is falling apart.”

air date: 11/20/18

read our review of “The Perdi” here.

Black Lightning Season 2 Episode 7: The Book of Blood – Chapter Three: The Sange

When Black Lightning and Thunder are attacked by Looker and her clan, they fight to get her to release control over the Sange. Meanwhile, Jennifer and Khalil continue to grow closer.”

air date: 11/27/18

read our review of “The Sange” here.

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Black Lightning Season 2 Episode 8: The Book of Rebellion — Chapter One: Exodus

“The Pierce family is reeling in the wake of Jennifer’s (China Anne McClain) disappearance. Jefferson (Cress Williams), Lynn (Christine Adams) and Anissa (Nafessa Williams) all gather to discuss the most effective way to find her. After learning that Jennifer is with Khalil (Jordan Calloway), Lynn goes to Detective Henderson (Damon Gupton) to ask him to issue a warrant for Khalil’s arrest. Meanwhile, Jennifer and Khalil are doing their best to stay off the grid but Tobias’s (Marvin Jones III) new henchwoman Cutter (guest star Kearran Giovanni, “Major Crimes”) is closing in on them.”

air date: 12/4/18

read our review of “Exodus” here.

Black Lightning Season 2 Episode 9: The Book of Rebellion — Chapter Two: The Gift of the Magi

“After Jennifer and Khalil escape, they take refuge in a barn and Jennifer desperately tries to save a now feverish Khalil, who has grown worse from Cutter’s poisonous blade. Meanwhile, Jefferson, Lynn and Anissa try everything they can to track down Jennifer and Khalil.”

air date: 12/11/18

Read our review of “Gift of the Magi” here.

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Black Lightning Season 2 Episode 10: The Book of Rebellion – Chapter Three: Angelitos Negros

Still on the run, Jennifer (China Anne McClain) and Khalil (Jordan Calloway) succumb to their feelings for one another and begin planning their future together.  Meanwhile, Jefferson (Cress Williams) approaches Henderson (Damon Gupton) with a favor.”

air date: 1/21/19

Read our review of “Angelitos Negros” here.

Black Lightning Season 2 Episode 11: The Book of Secrets – Chapter One: Prodigal Son

“Jefferson suspects that Tobias is behind a recent malicious attack; he brings this news to Henderson but doesn’t get the answer he was looking for; Lynn is confronted by her past.”

air date: 1/28/19

Read our review of “Prodigal Son” here.

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Black Lightning Season 2 Episode 12: The Book of Secrets: Chapter Two: Just and Unjust

“When Anissa returns to work at the clinic, she meets a domestic violence victim who motivates her to take action. Meanwhile, Gambi makes a discovery.”

air date: 2/4/19

Black Lightning Season 2 Episode 13: The Book of Secrets: Chapter Three: Pillar of Fire

Lynn works on two of the pod kids in a segregated safe room. Meanwhile, Jennifer plots revenge and Jefferson receives some interesting news. Lastly, Anissa makes a shocking discovery.”

air date: 2/11/19

Read our review of “Pillar of Fire” here.

Black Lightning Season 2 Episode 14: The Book of Secrets: Chapter Four: Original Sin

“Looking for answers, a worried Anissa sets out to find Grace.”

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air date: 3/4/19

Black Lightning Season 2 Episode 15: The Book of the Apocalypse: Chapter One: The Alpha

Lynn counsels former pod kid Wendy on how to live in a world that’s new to her; the fate of the other pod kids remains in doubt; Anissa figures out Grace’s secret; Jefferson tries to install a superhero code for his metahuman offspring.”

air date: 3/11/19

Read our full review of “The Alpha” here.

Black Lightning Season 2 Episode 16: The Book of the Apocalypse: Chapter Two: The Omega

air date: 3/18/19

Read our full review of “The Omega” here.

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