After acquiring MTV fantasy drama The Shannara Chronicles, Spike will be using this summer to introduce the series, which last aired in March 2016, to its viewers ahead of its upcoming second season. The network will be reairing first season episodes weekly following original drama The Mist, with the series premiere to make its Spike debut on Thursday, June 29th at 11:00.
Based on the Shannara novel series by Terry Brooks and adapted for television by Al Gough and Miles Milar (Smallville, Into the Badlands), The Shannara Chronicles follows the journey of half-elf Wil (Austin Butler), Elven princess Amberle (Poppy Drayton), and Rover-raised Eretria (Ivana Baquero) as they attempt to save an ancient tree called the Ellcrys and keep their land from being overran by demons.
Thursday, June 29th – “Chosen” (Part One)
The premiere of the fantasy drama, which is set thousands of years after the fall of humankind, finds Four Lands threatened by a grave danger.
Thursday, July 6th – “Chosen” (Part Two)
Conclusion. Four Lands is threatened by a grave danger.
Thursday, July 13th – “Fury”
Wil and Amberle are kidnapped by Eretria and Cephalo; and Wil must learn how to use the Elfstones before a bloodthirsty Fury kills them all.
Thursday, July 20th – “Changeling”
Amberle attempts to prove her worth to the Ellcrys; and the Dagda Mor sends the Changeling, an ancient demon, to kill her.
Thursday, July 27th – “Reaper”
Amberle, Wil and Eretria must find common ground in order to survive the perils of their quest, which includes the nightmarish Reaper. In other events, at the palace, Ander tries to forge an unlikely alliance in order to find the Dagda Mor.
Thursday, August 3rd – “Pykon”
Amberle, Wil and Eretria take shelter in Pykon, a snowy Elvin outpost with a grisly secret; and Ander and Slanter make a discovery about the Dagda Mor’s forces.
Thursday, August 10th – “Breakline”
Amberle and Eretria run from elf hunters, who cut off elves’ ears for fun, while an unexpected friend helps Wil searches for them.
Thursday, August 17th – “Utopia”
While Wil and Amberle search for her, Eretria stumbles upon a secret settlement of humans.
Thursday, August 24th – “Safehold”
Wil, Amberle and Eretria must cross ancient human ruins to reach the Bloodfire, but a nefarious evil tests their friendship.
Thursday, August 31st – “Ellcrys”
In the Season 1 finale, Wil and Amberle race to reach the Ellcrys while Allanon and Ander lead the Elvin army into battle against the Dagda Mor and his demon horde.