Season One Episode Guide

Moment of Truth

Episode #: 101
Air Date: 09.30.16
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An invincible man with a disturbing past tries to start fresh in Harlem, where crime is about to go from bad to worse after the local bosses lose a large sum of money in an exchange gone bad.

Code of the Streets

Episode #: 102
Air Date: 09.30.16
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Pop presses Luke to go looking for Chico, who is also being chased by Cottonmouth and the police over his involvement in the shoot-out. Luke finds out what Misty Knight really does for a living, while Pop tries to arrange parlay to save Chico's life.

Who's Gonna Take the Weight?

Episode #: 103
Air Date: 09.30.16
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Trying to decide how to move forward after the death of someone close to him, Luke decides to dismantle Cottonmouth's empire one piece at a time -- starting with his cash flow. Misty grows increasingly suspicious of Luke.

Step in the Arena

Episode #: 104
Air Date: 09.30.16
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Beneath a pile of rubble Luke works to save the life of a friend, while he remembers his fateful time in Seagate Prison -- at the mercy of a corrupt guard who is running an illegal fight club.

Just to Get a Rep

Episode #: 105
Air Date: 09.30.16
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An infuriated Cottonmouth puts the squeeze on Harlem's people in order to recoup some of his monetary losses, casting all the blame on Luke Cage. While Luke prepares for Pop's memorial service, Claire Temple arrives in town.

Suckas Need Bodyguards

Episode #: 106
Air Date: 09.30.16
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Scarfe ends up shot after pushing his luck with Cottonmouth and turns to Luke for help, offering evidence that can put the crime boss away. Luke is reunited with nurse Claire Temple, and Mariah Dillard tangles with the press at an in-home interview.

Manifest

Episode #: 107
Air Date: 09.30.16
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Cornell Stokes flexes his muscle with a quick release from prison, calling on Luke Cage for a parlay to try and threaten him into leaving town. While Mariah fends off threats to her council seat, Shades pressures her to step up and fulfill her family's legacy.

Blowin' Up the Spot

Episode #: 108
Air Date: 09.30.16
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Luke is targeted by someone from his past who has the ability to shoot him, forcing him and Claire on the run. Elsewhere, Shades helps Mariah plot to cover up a murder and try to pin it on Luke.

DWYCK

Episode #: 109
Air Date: 09.30.16
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Luke fights for his life while the New York police launch a manhunt to bring him in, seeking help from the scientist who made him the way he is. Meanwhile, Misty is forced to come to terms with her anger following her brush with death.

Take it Personal

Episode #: 110
Air Date: 09.30.16
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To advance his new alliance with Mariah, Diamondback strikes out at the police force and tries to frame Luke. After Claire fights to save Luke's life he sets out to discover the truth about his family history.

Now You're Mine

Episode #: 111
Air Date: 09.30.16
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Luke is trapped inside Harlem's Paradise with a wounded Misty Knight after Willis Stryker attacks the club and takes hostages -- including Claire. Willis tries to frame Luke for the crisis, but outside Inspector Ridley grows suspicious that they have targeted the wrong man.

Soliloquy of Chaos

Episode #: 112
Air Date: 09.30.16
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Luke must evade the police after the incident at Harlem's Paradise, while Diamondback is targeted by a rival gang. Shades is bailed out of jail and faces the new reality of shifting allegiances.

You Know My Steez

Episode #: 113
Air Date: 09.30.16