In around one week’s time, the fall television season for this year will finally kick off with brand new seasons for various television shows that fans and viewers have been waiting for since their respective season finale’s earlier this year. One of the shows that will definitely kick off the fall television season is the eighth season of ABC’s longtime crime and mystery procedural, “Castle”, which fans have been eagerly waiting for, especially as this upcoming season is a season chock full of pleasant and interesting surprises, which can already be seen in the recently released synopsis and promotional video of the premiere episode of the season, which is the first part in an interesting two parter premiere. Thankfully, the synopsis of the second episode has been released, and new promotional art for the season has been released as well, which gives fans and viewers a little bit more to whet their appetites before the series premiere next Monday. WARNING: This article will contain spoilers for the upcoming eighth season of ABC’s “Castle”. Read on to learn more about the second episode of the season.
Earlier, Movie News Guide (MNG) reported that the two parter season premiere, which will begin with the episode “XY”, which will concentrate on Richard Castle’s (Nathan Fillion) point of view of a major event that occurs to Castle and Kate Beckett (Stana Katic), which also sees the return of Senator Bracken (Jack Coleman), and centers around Castle and Detectives Kevin Ryan (Seamus Dever) and Javier “Javi” Esposito (Jon Huertas) looking for Kate.
According to Spoiler TV, the second episode of the season, entitled “XY”, will focus on Kate’s point of view regarding the incident. according to the synopsis released on Spoiler TV, it looks like this episode will run concurrent to Castle’s timeline, in which he is on the hunt for his missing wife.
The synopsis also sheds a little light on why Kate has gone missing, which will be seen in the first episode of the season. It also sheds some light on the official trailer for the eighth season which was also released on Spoiler TV.
According to the synopsis, the reason that Kate will go missing is due to the fact that she will be receiving an anonymous tip warning her that several mercenaries are on her tail.
This also corresponds and seemingly confirms several scenes in the released trailer which got fans wondering as to what was going on.
The trailer shows Kate running away from Castle after telling him that she loves him, and features Kate fighting for her life.
The trailer also shows Castle getting kidnapped by a mercenary team who then threatens to kill him if he doesn’t tell them where Kate is.
However, not much is known about the reason why these mercenaries are after Kate in the first place.
Why do you think mercenaries are after Kate? Do you think Bracken has anything to do with it? Let us know what you think in the comments below!
And those were the latest spoilers for “Castle” Season 8 Episode 2 “XX”. For more news, updates and recaps on ABC’s’ “Castle” and other returning fall television shows, keep on following Movie News Guide (MNG).
Catch an all new season of “Castle” when it returns on Monday, Sept. 21, 2015 at 9:00 p.m. on ABC.
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