When Does ‘Outlander’ Return With New Episodes?

by Jeremy Spirogis
Outlander Cast

The March 29 episode of Outlander ended on a serious cliffhanger, and followers are anxiously ready to see what occurs subsequent. But sadly, the present is taking a brief break. So when does the sequence return? And extra particularly,  when can followers count on to see season 5, episode 8?

[Spoiler alert: This article incorporates main spoilers for Outlander, season 5, episode 7.]

Outlander Cast
Sophie Skelton, Richard Rankin, Caitriona Balfe and Sam Heughan | Vivien Killilea/Getty Images for STARZ

What occurred within the March 29 episode of ‘Outlander’?

In season 5, episode 7, titled “The Ballad of Roger Mac,” Jamie (Sam Heughan) is lastly pressured into battle by Governor Tryon (Tim Downie). It’s a struggle Jamie’s been avoiding since final season, particularly as a result of Tryon is hellbent on killing Murtagh (Duncan LaCroix). 

But for the protection of his household and the folks of Fraser’s Ridge, Jamie upholds his oath to Tryon. With the Regulators and Murtagh on one facet and the Red Coats on the opposite, The Battle of Alamance turns right into a bloody struggle, with Jamie emotionally caught within the center. 

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As a lot as he tries, Jamie can’t save Murtagh. He is shot by one among Jamie’s younger militiamen. And when Jamie drags Murtagh’s physique to Claire’s medical tent, she confirms he’s lifeless. Understandably, Jamie takes it very laborious, and he expresses his anger to Tryon. 

But Roger, who had snuck into the Regulator’s camp the night time earlier than to warn Murtagh, goes lacking. His final encounter was together with his ancestor Morag Mackenzie and her husband Buck (Graham McTavish). When Buck thinks Roger is attempting to get handsy together with his spouse, he hits him with a gun and knocks him out. 

Later, after the battle, when Brianna (Sophie Skelton), Claire, and Jamie go on the lookout for Roger, they discover a physique sporting his jacket hanging from a tree. 

When will ‘Outlander’ return with episode 8?

The final episode ended on a serious cliffhanger, and it left followers with a ton of questions. First, the physique the Frasers discovered was hooded, so it’s unclear if it was Roger or not. Then, there’s the query Buck Mackenzie and whether or not or not Jamie will meet him and acknowledge him as his cousin. 

With no new episode airing on April 5, followers are questioning when the present will return. Luckily, the sequence isn’t taking too lengthy of a break. Season 5, Episode 8, titled “Famous Last Words,” will air Sunday, April 12. 

What does the sneak peek of episode Eight reveal?

In the trailer for “Famous Last Words,” Jacosta (Maria Doyle Kennedy) and Jamie mourn Murtagh’s loss collectively. Brianna learns that Tryon has given her 5,000 acres of land within the backcountry. Claire thinks this gesture is Tryon asking for forgiveness for what occurred to Roger. 

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An aggravated Brianna says she doesn’t need the land, however she simply desires her husband again. So does this imply Roger is basically lifeless? Or is he simply lacking or unwell? 

The sneak peek additionally raises questions on who’s taking hemlock from Claire’s shops. And it ends with Claire holding child Jemmy, and Jamie guarding her, telling her to cover. It appears like there’s much more motion coming this season, however followers will simply have to attend till April 12 to see how the drama unfolds.

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