Original air date: 10/09/2013 Runtime: 48:54 min. A young girl, Zoe, is shattered to discover she possesses a strange genetic affliction tracing back to the dark days of Salem. Zoe is whisked away to Miss Robichaux's Academy for Exceptional Young Ladies, a mysterious school in New Orleans devoted to safeguarding the few remaining descendants who share this unique bloodline. Harboring a secret agenda, Fiona Goode, the most powerful witch of their generation, returns to town, reigniting old rivalries with the Coven's deadly enemies, the Voodoo.
Original air date: 10/16/2013 Runtime: 42:50 min. Death has failed to claim more than one person... including Madame LaLaurie, whose secrets Fiona is determined to ferret out. Meanwhile, Madison decides to play Dr. Frankenstein and build Zoe the "perfect boyfriend." And Fiona may upset the ages-old truce between the witches and voodoo priestesses.
Original air date: 10/23/2013 Runtime: 53:03 min. As a guilt-ridden Zoe unwisely tries to give Kyle his old life back, the highly religious and hellfire-preaching Joan Ramsey moves in next door to the Academy with her handsome son Luke; conflict arises when Madison and Nan pay a call. Meanwhile, Madame LaLaurie finds her station in life reduced even further, while an unfortunate love triangle develops, and Fiona takes on an unlikely protégé.
Original air date: 10/30/2013 Runtime: 44:37 min. As Queenie recovers from a traumatic experience, Fiona's choices rattle a decades-long truce between the Salem witches and Marie Laveau. Meanwhile, the Council of Witchcraft pays a surprise visit to the Academy with disturbing allegations, but Spalding and Cordelia have secrets that will impact their investigation.
Original air date: 11/06/2013 Runtime: 41:49 min. Besieged by Marie Laveau's army, Zoe unleashes a new power, while Madame LaLaurie is confronted by old ghosts. Meanwhile, Fiona is consumed with guilt after Cordelia suffers a crippling attack, and she and Myrtle clash over control of the Coven.
Original air date: 11/13/2013 Runtime: 42:25 min. Zoe, Queenie, and Nan make contact with a dark spirit trapped in the Academy, and Zoe unwisely makes a deal with the spirit in order to try to find Madison. Meanwhile, Cordelia’s new power brings on heartbreaking revelations, and we learn of an alliance between Marie Laveau and somebody unexpected, whose secrets are darker than previously known.
Original air date: 11/20/2013 Runtime: 48:15 min. As recently revived people deal with their undead status, Fiona finds new purpose in a dangerous love affair. Meanwhile, a night out with LaLaurie leads Queenie to question her place in the Coven, and she seeks out the only other place where she feels she might belong. And Cordelia makes a fateful decision about her mother, and enlists Zoe's help.
Original air date: 12/04/2013 Runtime: 44:19 min. As Queenie decides her loyalties, Cordelia rallies the girls in the fight to stop Fiona. When Misty arrives seeking sanctuary from a dangerous new enemy, a duplicitous plan is put into effect. Meanwhile, the rivalry between Marie Laveau and Delphine comes to a head.
Original air date: 01/08/2014 Runtime: 47:11 min. When Marie Laveau seeks a truce with Fiona and the Coven, Cordelia learns the truth about Hank and the Witch Hunters. And when Fiona attempts to out the new Supreme with a visit from Stevie Nicks, a jealous Madison tries to eliminate her competition for the Supremacy.
Original air date: 01/15/2014 Runtime: 46:48 min. As alliances and double-crosses abound, Cordelia makes a desperate sacrifice to protect the Coven, Fiona and the Axeman make plans for the future, Madame LaLaurie attempts to find peace in her own terrible way, Madison becomes more and more of a worry, and Fiona and Marie Laveau have a deadly face off with The Corporation.