The Best Episodes of Crossbones


#1 - Blackbeard 8.11

Season 1 - Episode 9

Fire rains down on Santa Campana as Blackbeard risks all against William Jagger's maniacal attack. Lowe must choose between saving the people he loves, the man he admires, or... the legacy Edward Teach has built.

Directors: Ciaran Donnelly

#2 - Crossbones 8.06

Season 1 - Episode 8

Crew loyalty is tested as Blackbeard sets sail and spins his endgame in motion. On Santa Compana, Tom Lowe receives a startling request from Kate.

Directors: Deran Sarafian

#3 - Beggarman 8.05

Season 1 - Episode 7

With few alllies left in Santa Compana, things take a turn for the worse for Lowe when Nenna’s plans for escape puts him in her deadly crosshairs. Meanwhile, Balfour makes an unexpected alliance that could cost both him and Lowe their lives.

Directors: Daniel Attias
A Hole in the Head

#4 - A Hole in the Head 7.92

Season 1 - Episode 6

Lowe plots to kidnap Blackbeard and deliver him to the English authorities, believing this to be the only way to save the people of Santa Compana from the mad wrath of William Jagger. Meanwhile, Jagger visits an insane asylum, believing a patient there will be the key to finally defeating Blackbeard.

Directors: Deran Sarafian
The Man Who Killed Blackbeard

#5 - The Man Who Killed Blackbeard 7.89

Season 1 - Episode 3

When Kate is captured on a trading voyage, Blackbeard and Lowe must work together in order to rescue her before she reveals the island's whereabouts to William Jagger. In the process, Lowe discovers that Blackbeard has an ulterior, deeply personal motive for keeping him on.

Directors: Ciaran Donnelly
The Return

#6 - The Return 7.88

Season 1 - Episode 5

Lowe plans to kidnap Blackbeard and take him to English authorities, hoping the move will save the Santa Compana people from the unhinged wrath of William Jagger. Meanwhile, Jagger searches for the key to triumphing over Blackbeard.

Directors: Terry McDonough

#7 - Antoinette 7.86

Season 1 - Episode 4

Having learned of Blackbeard's plans to attack innocent civilians in Jamaica, Lowe devises a way to report back to his spymaster, William Jagger. But having done so, Lowe discovers that Jagger might be an even greater madman than the Commodore. The time has come to make a choice between two evils. Which way will he jump?

Directors: Dan Attias
The Covenant

#8 - The Covenant 7.72

Season 1 - Episode 2

Blackbeard's plans are complicated when a popular Pirate Captain comes to town and violently disagrees with his grand design. For his master plan to survive, Blackbeard must weigh the risks of ridding himself of a dangerous old friend. Meanwhile, trying to gain insight into the Commodore's mysterious endgame, Tom Lowe finds himself an unlikely instrument of Blackbeard's will.

Directors: Ciaran Donnelly
The Devil's Dominion

#9 - The Devil's Dominion 7.64

Season 1 - Episode 1

The Longitude Chronometer, a device that will change the world, is stolen from HMS Petrel by pirates working for the legendary but supposedly long dead Edward Teach - better known as Blackbeard. On board the Petrel is Tom Lowe, an English spy working undercover as ship's surgeon. Lowe's mission is to prevent the Chronometer from falling into the hands of pirates... and if the opportunity should arise, to assassinate Blackbeard.

Directors: David Slade