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TV THIS WEEK: Lucifer, Arrow, Supernatural, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. finales and more

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May 14, 2018

It's the end of the season as we know, and most of your favorite shows are either ending for the year — or wrapping up for good. From the Arrowverse to Riverdale, here's what you should be checking out this week.

Fox tragically pulled the plug on the loose DC Comics adaptation Lucifer just a few days ago, and the season finale this week will serve as the de facto series finale. The show was a ton of fun, and the finale looks to at least bid farewell in style. The network is also wrapping the latest season of Gotham, though that series has been renewed for a final season in the fall.

The CW is wrapping the brunt of its primetime schedule, with Arrow, Supernatural, Riverdale all dropping season finales (thankfully, those have all been renewed). Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. is also ending its fifth season with an episode titled, ahem, "The End." No word yet on a renewal for Season 6, though the series is apparently still in contention. It's also been creatively fantastic the past few seasons, for whatever that's worth.

SYFY doesn't have anything in the way of finales, though there are new episodes of both Krypton and The Expanse. So, head to deep space, then back in time to the DC universe.

Check out our full rundown below and let us know what you'll be watching.

HIGHLIGHTS

Lucifer (Fox), Monday 8PM - "A Devil of My Word"

SERIES FINALE: The Season 3 finale: Shocked by someone's death, Chloe, Lucifer and the rest of the team work together to investigate and take down the killer. Then, Lucifer has an epiphany, Maze decides to mend a broken friendship and Chloe finally sees the truth.

 

Gotham (Fox), Thursday 8PM - "A Dark Knight: No Man's Land"

SEASON FINALE: In the Season 4 finale, Jeremiah warns a skeptical Gordon of more destruction coming Gotham's way, and Gordon is forced to make a potentially devastating decision. Meanwhile, Barbara rallies together a team to secure her position, as alliances in the underworld shift and prove no one can be trusted. Then, Bruce is forced to come to terms with the future.

 

Supernatural (The CW), Thursday 8PM - "Let the Good Times Roll"

SEASON FINALE: The Season 13 finale: Sam and Dean continue to be tested in the battle between good and evil, but one impulsive decision could alter the lives of one the brothers forever.

 

Arrow (The CW), Thursday 9PM - "Life Sentence"

SEASON FINALE: The Season 6 finale: With a new ally on his team, Oliver engages Diaz in an epic final battle.

 

Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (ABC), Friday 9PM - "The End"

SEASON FINALE: In the Season 5 finale, Coulson's life or death is the challenge the team finds themselves in, as the wrong decision will cause the destruction of Earth.


MONDAY

Lucifer (Fox), Monday 8PM - "A Devil of My Word"

See more in our "Highlights" section above.

Supergirl (The CW), Monday 8PM - "Shelter From the Storm"

When Reign starts hunting Ruby, Supergirl and Alex work together to keep her safe. Supergirl and J'onn look to Sam's mother for advice on how to stop Reign and come away with some shocking news.

 

The Terror (AMC), Monday 9PM - "The C, the C, the Open C"

Hope comes in strange forms, and the question of what the men are willing to do to survive begins to be settled in both noble and horrifying ways.

 

iZombie (The CW), Monday 9PM - "Insane in the Germ Brain"

Liv does Clive a solid and agrees to consume germaphobe brain during flu season. Ravi continues his role as surrogate father to Isobel. Major finally gets to the bottom of things, and Chase continues to spiral out of control. Lastly, Peyton struggles with a very important decision.

 

Elementary (CBS), Monday 10PM - "Pushing Buttons"

Holmes and Watson enter the world of rare antiquities when they investigate a case in which the victim was killed during a Revolutionary War reenactment. Also, as Holmes grows frustrated with the length of his cognitive recovery, he finds solace in his growing friendship with Michael.

 

The Crossing (ABC), Monday 10PM - "Some Dreamers of the Golden Dream"

As tensions in the camp rise, Craig Lindauer agrees to allow a select group of refugees take a trip into town, causing Jude to question the sudden show of goodwill. Meanwhile, Hannah shares startling information with Marshall, and Caleb discovers that a survivor amongst them is an Apex insider.

 

James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction (AMC), Monday 10:20PM - "Monsters"

Guillermo del Toro, Ridley Scott, Milla Jovovich and others explore what's terrifying about monsters and why people like being scared so much.


TUESDAY

Shadowhunters (Freeform), Tuesday 8PM - "Familia Ante Omnia. Erchoman"

MIDSEASON FINALE: Clary faces down an old foe in an attempt to find answers about Lilith's plan. Alec and Magnus turn to Lorenzo Rey for help, while Lilith finds a new ally. Luke must choose between his pack and his family, as Simon is forced to deal with his past. Then: The team scrambles to find a way to put a stop to Lilith's plan coming to fruition. Meanwhile, Simon makes a heartbreaking choice with Isabelle's help and Magnus reconnects with a powerful person from his past.

 

The Flash (The CW), Tuesday 8PM - "Think Fast"

When DeVoe assaults an A.R.G.U.S. facility to complete his Enlightenment Machine, Barry realizes the only way he can stop him is if he allows Cisco and Caitlin to accompany him into the facility. Still shaken by Ralph's death, Barry isn't sure he wants to risk any more of his friends' lives and considers taking on DeVoe solo.

 

The 100 (The CW), Tuesday 9PM - "Pandora's Box"

The heroes are forced to rely on the help of Shallow Valley's dangerous new inhabitants in order to save some of their own, with surprising results.

 

Legion (FX), Tuesday 10PM - "Chapter 15"

A delusion starts like any other idea, but it ends in disaster.


WEDNESDAY

Riverdale (The CW), Wednesday 8PM - "Chapter Thirty-Five: Brave New World"

SEASON FINALE: The Season 2 finale: With Fred trailing in the polls, Archie steps in to lend a hand in his dad's mayoral campaign. Veronica stays one step ahead after uncovering Hiram's latest scheme. Elsewhere, Cheryl finalizes her emancipation from her mother, while FP makes a surprising announcement to Jughead and the Serpents. Finally, Betty confronts her darkest demons.

 

The Expanse (SYFY), Wednesday 9PM - "Immolation"

The final battle between Earth and Mars threatens the very future of humanity; a new monster is unleashed on Prospero Station; and Anna receives the smoking gun she needs.

 

The Originals (The CW), Wednesday 9PM - "Don't It Just Break Your Heart"

A mysterious clue sent to Klaus leads him one step closer to finding Hayley. Antoinette opens up to Elijah after her past comes back to haunt her. Meanwhile, Marcel makes a decision that puts him at odds with Klaus. Finally, Hope takes matters into her own hands to fix the mess that she's created.

 

Colony (USA), Wednesday 10PM - "Sierra Maestra"

Will assesses the Resistance camp's safety. Katie tries to get more involved. Broussard and Amy encounter survivors outside the walls.

 

Krypton (SYFY), Wednesday 10PM - "Hope"

Seg must decide if he can make the ultimate sacrifice in service of the greater good of Kandor.

 

The Americans (FX), Wednesday 10PM - "The Summit"

With the arms-control summit under way, a shocking revelation Philip throws Elizabeth—and her work—into turmoil. Meanwhile, Stan follows a dangerous hunch.


THURSDAY

Gotham (Fox), Thursday 8PM - "A Dark Knight: No Man's Land"

See more in our "Highlights" section above.

Siren (Freeform), Thursday 8PM - "Street Fight"

Donna comes ashore with two other members of her colony to bring Ryn back home. When mermaids once again begin wreaking havoc throughout the town, Dale tries to put an end to it once and for all.

 

Supernatural (The CW), Thursday 8PM - "Let the Good Times Roll"

See more in our "Highlights" section above.

Arrow (The CW), Thursday 9PM - "Life Sentence"

See more in our "Highlights" section above.


FRIDAY

Blindspot (NBC), Friday 8PM - "In Memory"

SEASON FINALE: In the Season 3 finale, Jane and Weller hunt Roman back to where it all started.

 

DuckTales (Disney), Friday 8PM - "The Missing Links of Moorshire!"

Scrooge's ego is challenged by Dewey's impressive natural golf ability.

 

Once Upon a Time (ABC), Friday 8PM - "Leaving Storybrooke"

SERIES FINALE: The final episode of ABC's long-running fairytale fantasy.

 

Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (ABC), Friday 9PM - "The End"

See more in our "Highlights" section above.


SATURDAY

It's a fairly slow night here, so feel free to catch up on your DVR or dive into some binge-watching on Netflix.

Ghost Adventures (Travel), Saturday 9PM - "Extra Pulses: Colorado Gold Mine"

In an enhanced episode, the Ghost Adventures crew is in Idaho Springs, Colorado, traveling deep into the Phoenix Gold Mine. Zak learns about a heinous murder that haunts the mine and the entire crew makes contact with a tiny, malicious spirit.


SUNDAY

Fear the Walking Dead (AMC), Sunday 9PM - "Just in Case"

Strand wrestles with Madison's decisions. Meanwhile, things take an unexpected turn at the Stadium.

 

Westworld (HBO), Sunday 9PM - "Akane No Mai"

It's Shogun World.

 

Into the Badlands (AMC), Sunday 10PM - "Carry Tiger to Mountain"

Sunny and Bajie seek help from a reclusive former Master. The Widow must confront a spectre from her past as Chau's slave.

*TV listings via TV Guide.