Followers of Brokers of S.H.I.E.L.D. have been ready fairly some time for the collection to come back again. The Season four finale again in Might ended on a killer cliffhanger that seemingly noticed all the key characters kidnapped from Earth and marooned in outer space, and the Season 5 premiere was pushed back till December. We have needed to wait, surprise, and speculate about what’s occurring with S.H.I.E.L.D. in house. Fortunately, some epic promos have been launched to whet our appetites for brand new content material, and we now have an concept of how lengthy the present will happen in house. When requested about what’s in retailer for the milestone 100th episode of S.H.I.E.L.D., Marvel TV head Jeph Loeb had this to say:
Look, this isn’t going to come back as a shock to anybody that is ever seen a 100th episode, that there might be a major occasion. That is all I can let you know. They gotta get house from house!
Jeph Loeb signifies in his feedback to ComicBook.com that Coulson and Co. will nonetheless be in house by the point the 100th episode rolls round, and that will not precisely be a few episodes into Season 5. The premiere two-parter will cowl Episodes 89 and 90, which signifies that the characters will seemingly nonetheless be in house for one more ten episodes after the occasions of the premiere. Loeb did not go into any element, so it is fully doable that the brokers will stay in house past Episode 100, and so they solely handle to determine how to get house in that individual hour. Both manner, we must always put together ourselves for S.H.I.E.L.D. to spend so much of time in house in Season 5.
That stated, it hasn’t but been confirmed if all the brokers who had been seemingly kidnapped within the Season four finale had been truly taken into house with Coulson. The trailers for Season 5 have teased a number of motion, and nearly all the characters from the Season four finale pop up in a minimum of a scene or two, however there’s one noticeable absence: Fitz. S.H.I.E.L.D. might very nicely have left Fitz behind on Earth for some cause. He is sufficient of genius that the parents who did the abducting may need wished to maintain him readily available, and S.H.I.E.L.D. does like to tragically separate Fitzsimmons.
If Fitz remains to be on Earth, S.H.I.E.L.D. would be capable to change between the plots in house and the plots on Earth simply sufficient. Screentime on Earth might additionally clarify how Lance Hunter will return to the the motion, on condition that he is in all probability not in house as nicely. We’ll have to attend and see. S.H.I.E.L.D. is clearly prepared to attempt new issues in Season 5, and there are large causes to be enthusiastic about what’s to come back.
Brokers of S.H.I.E.L.D. will return to ABC on a model new evening on Friday, December 1 at eight p.m. ET with a two-hour premiere. You’ll want to tune in to get a take a look at Coulson and Co. in outer house. Remember to swing by our 2018 midseason TV premiere schedule and checklist of 2017 TV cancellations as nicely.