Daisy gathers the Secret Warriors to save the agents from Malick and HIVE/Ward, but they’re soon quickly suspected of being under H/W’s control. One of them does switch sides, and it’s the most tragic twist of all.
This week, Daisy and Lincoln get some valuable information about HIVE/Ward. The connection between him and Malick is deeper than people suspect, because of a dark secret that comes back to haunt Malick.
Daisy is determined to fight destiny when she encounters a homeless Inhuman that gives her a glimpse of the future. Meanwhile, Malick and Ward want to set up their own vision of the future,
Lance and Bobbi try to keep an Inhuman from killing the Russian Prime Minister. How they do that will wind up costing them their jobs.
Coulson hopes a partnership with General Talbot will help smoke out Malick when they head to a symposium on Inhumans in Taiwan. It leads to some shocking decisions. Meanwhile, HIVE/Ward finds a drastic way to improve his body.
The agents are back on duty this week in Columbia, meeting a girl who is very fast. They also try to recover from the events of the first half of the season. They don’t know,however, Inhuman Ward is making plans with Malick.
Coulson and Ward have their final confrontation on the planet Maveth, while Fitz finds Will Daniels, the astronaut who was stranded there. However, Fitz discovers a shocking secret. Meanwhile, Mac proves he’s a good acting SHIELD director. It ends with a twist that will keep fans speculating through the winter.
Coulson is determined to kill Grant Ward at long last, but Ward wants to kill him first. Malick, though, is more concerned about reopening the portal, and bring back something that could give HYDRA a new beginning.
SHIELD learns what the ACTU really wants to do with Inhumans, but discovers the real enemy isn’t where it expected. It discovers why Rosalind Price and Malick know each other, and how old HYDRA really is. The big news is Leo finally kisses Jemma. While they think they’re cursed, it shows they have a chance.
Even though Andrew Garner survived the HYDRA ambush, Agent May is gunning for Ward. Coulson finds out what the ACTU is really doing to Inhumans, Ward has a rival, and the truth about Lash is revealed.