Set in an alternate America where witches ended their persecution 300 years ago by cutting a deal with the U.S. government to fight for their country, Motherland follows three young women from basic training in combat magic into early deployment at Fort Salem. In this world, the traditional roles of gender and power are flipped with the more dominant women on the front lines fighting looming terrorist threats that are familiar to our world, but with tactics and weapons supernatural.
|Episode||Episode Title||Release Date|
|Season 3 Episode 1 (S03E01)||Homo Cantus||June 21st, 2022|
|Season 3 Episode 2 (S03E02)||The Price of Work||June 28th, 2022|
|Season 3 Episode 3 (S03E03)||Oh Elayne...||July 5th, 2022|
|Season 3 Episode 4 (S03E04)||Happy Yule!||July 12th, 2022|
|Season 3 Episode 5 (S03E05)||Cession in Session||July 19th, 2022|
|Season 3 Episode 6 (S03E06)||Book Club||July 26th, 2022|
S1E1 - Say the Words
Set in an alternate America where witches ended their persecution over 300 years ago by cutting a deal with the burgeoning government to fight for their country, the series follows three young women from basic training in combat magic into early deployment. In this world, the traditional roles of gender and power are flipped, with the more dominant women on the front lines fighting looming terrorist threats that are familiar to our world, but with supernatural tactics and weapons.
S1E2 - My Witches
The unit travels to Salem Town for an annual witch celebration, but an unexpected disturbance throws the proceedings into chaos. Tally wonders if she made the right choice to embark on a military career when witch-hate and her own mother stand in her way. Smarting from Alder's denial of her request to switch units, Abigail attempts to bury the hatchet with Raelle. Raelle grows closer to Scylla, while the unit impresses Anacostia in Windstrike training.
S1E3 - A Biddy's Life
Fort Salem excitedly greets male visitors on the eve of Beltane, but Raelle and Scylla's budding romance is interrupted by the arrival of a mysterious man from Scylla's past. One of the male witches catches Tally's eye, but she is unsure of how to proceed. Meanwhile, Alder attempts to convince the Hague, an international military council of witches, to follow her strategy against the Spree and is startled by the news of an escalating humanitarian crisis in the Tarim Basin.
S1E4 - Hail Beltane
The base reels from a traumatic event, while Raelle tries to come to terms with her role in the tragedy. Scylla attempts to evade Raelle's increasingly pointed questions. Abigail works to impress her formidable rival, Libba. And Tally's connection with Gerit grows during Beltane, a sacred holiday honoring fertility traditions.
S1E5 - Bellweather Season
The unit travels off base for the high society wedding of Abigail's cousin. Raelle throws herself into her relationship with Scylla, who, unbeknownst to Raelle, faces an impossible choice. Abigail becomes disillusioned with her privilege while amongst the notable Bellweather line. And Tally gets hit with two life-altering revelations that change the very fabric of the unit.
S1E6 - Up Is Down
Abigail has to come to terms with her vulnerability in the aftermath of a horrific event. Tally struggles with being supportive while also keeping a secret from her unit. Raelle takes extreme measures to connect with Scylla.
S1E7 - Mother Mycelium
Abigail forges a connection with Adil, a new visitor to base camp, and pushes a devastated Raelle to help him save a life. Tally uses Gerit as a distraction from her increasingly burdensome secrets. Anacostia probes into Scylla's past.
S1E8 - Citydrop
The witches' training culminates at City Drop, their final training exercise. Devastating secrets come to light, splintering the unit and forcing Tally to question her blind trust. A looming Spree threat changes the course of the cadets' lives.
S1E9 - Coup
In the aftermath of Citydrop, the unit comes closer together, while their distrust of Alder grows. Abigail is faced with eulogizing a fallen soldier, while Tally learns something new about Gerit. Anacostia grants one last favor to Scylla.
S1E10 - Witchbomb
Raelle, Abigail, and Tally graduate from Basic Training making Abigail more desperate than ever to prove her unit belongs in War College. Alder eyes the unit for a rescue mission while Anacostia and Scylla find common ground.
S2E1 - Of the Blood
Despite the threat of the Camarilla, the discovery of new witches gives Alder hope. Tally struggles with her role as a Biddy, and Raelle and Abigail return to Fort Salem with their mysterious new abilities.
S2E2 - Abomination
The Unit begins War College, introducing them to their Coven and new challenges. Anacostia and Scylla find themselves unlikely partners in a dangerous mission. Tally mentors a new recruit.
S2E3 - A Tiffany
Raelle prepares to show her ability to the top brass, while Abigail struggles with her new role. Tally begins to question her unsettling dreams. Anacostia and Scylla form a plan to infiltrate the enemy further.
S2E4 - Not Our Daughters
Anti-witch sentiment boils over as the Unit defends the first witch testing center at its grand opening. Anacostia and Scylla go undercover to follow the Camarilla.
S2E5 - Brianna's Favorite Pencil
The Unit competes for a chance to commune with the dead during Samhain. Scylla and Anacostia search for Camarilla leadership by attending a Halloween gala and make a horrifying discovery.
S2E6 - My 3 Dads
Raelle brings Tally home to the Cession, where they struggle with the past. Abigail is confronted with pressure from her family when Adil accompanies her home.
S2E7 - Irrevocable
Raelle fights for her life, just as the Army and Spree converge on a secret Camarilla stronghold. Abigail and Adil's mission for vengeance escalates.
S2E8 - Delusional
Tally leads the unit on a mind-bending mission to find Nicte Batan - but is the unit strong enough to withstand Nicte's defenses?
S2E9 - Mother of All, Mother of None
Distrust in Alder grows as Tally and Abigail pressure those in power for changes. Raelle gains a deeper understanding of the Mycelium and its purpose for her.
S2E10 - Revolution, Part 1
The Camarilla brings the fight to Fort Salem. Raelle, Abigail, Tally and their allies are forced to make impossible, world-changing choices.
S3E1 - Homo Cantus
After being blamed for the death of the vice president's daughter, the witches leave the army behind and become fugitives - but staying out of trouble is never easy. While Raelle and Scylla enjoy their reunion, Nicte tempts Tally with a new power.
S3E2 - The Price of Work
The group seeks sanctuary in the mysterious Cession. The Unit learns the Camarilla is directly targeting the Mycelium, inspiring them to strike back. Petra and Anacostia work to determine President Wade's allegiance.
S3E3 - Oh Elayne...
With the Cession Marshal on their heels, the unit splits up; Tally, Abigail and Adil meet an ally.
S3E4 - Happy Yule!
The unit spends the Yule plotting; Hearst, President Silver and Kara Brandt celebrate a victory.
S3E5 - Cession in Session
The Council of the Great River convenes to hear the unit's testimony.
S3E6 - Book Club
Tally reunites with her mother and finds a reason to keep fighting; Abigail and Adil return.
as Raelle Collar
Amalia Holm Bjelke
Ashley Nicole Williams
as Abigail Bellweather
as Tally Craven
as Anacostia Quartermain