American Gods

American Gods

  • Seasons:
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1
In Season Three of "American Gods," dangerous secrets intensify the inevitable war building between the Old Gods of mythology and the New Gods of technology. When Shadow Moon discovers that his boss, Mr. Wednesday, is not only one of the Old Gods but is also his father, Shadow attempts to break away and find his own path. Guided on this spiritual journey by the gods of his black ancestors, the Orishas, Shadow puts down roots in the idyllic, snowy town of Lakeside, Wisconsin — but this small town holds dark and bloody secrets that force him to accept his destiny. Rather than facing a choice between divinity or humanity, Shadow must now decide just what kind of god he wants to be.
In Season Three of "American Gods," dangerous secrets intensify the inevitable war building between the Old Gods of mythology and the New Gods of technology. When Shadow Moon discovers that his boss, Mr. Wednesday, is not only one of the Old Gods but is also his father, Shadow attempts to break away and find his own path. Guided on this spiritual journey by the gods of his black ancestors, the Orishas, Shadow puts down roots in the idyllic, snowy town of Lakeside, Wisconsin — but this small town holds dark and bloody secrets that force him to accept his destiny. Rather than facing a choice between divinity or humanity, Shadow must now decide just what kind of god he wants to be.

Season 3 (10 episodes)

  • 1. A Winter's Tale

    Original air date: 01/10/2021 Runtime: 55:51 min.

    Original air date: 01/10/2021 Runtime: 55:51 min. After months apart, Wednesday reappears in Shadow's life, resolved to drag him back into his divine war effort. A meeting with the god Wisakedjak leaves Shadow with a prophecy about his destiny—a destiny that seems determined to bring him to the idyllic snowy town of Lakeside, Wisconsin.

  • 2. Serious Moonlight

    Original air date: 01/17/2021 Runtime: 51:48 min.

    Original air date: 01/17/2021 Runtime: 51:48 min. Shadow explores his oddly welcoming new town before heading to Chicago for a gathering of the Old Gods on Koliada, an ancient Slavic festival. At the Koliada, Wednesday reconnects with his oldest friend and Salim mourns the unexpected end of his relationship with the Jinn. Shadow returns to Lakeside to find the town rocked by the disappearance of a teenage girl, and himself a suspect.

  • 3. Ashes and Demons

    Original air date: 01/24/2021 Runtime: 50:15 min.

    Original air date: 01/24/2021 Runtime: 50:15 min. As the search for the missing girl continues, Shadow dreams of Bilquis, a hint that she too may be in danger. Wednesday discovers the whereabouts of his old love, the Greek goddess Demeter, resolving to free her from the grip of an unscrupulous antagonist. Meanwhile, an impatient Laura is forced to confront her troubled past in purgatory.

  • 4. The Unseen

    Original air date: 01/31/2021 Runtime: 50:11 min.

    Original air date: 01/31/2021 Runtime: 50:11 min. Shadow and Technical Boy team up to search for Bilquis, who finds herself captive amid a crisis of identity. While visiting the local chapter of notorious biker gang Lords of Valhalla, Wednesday runs into a familiar face, which puts him in great peril. In purgatory, Laura learns about her own destiny and the powerful enemies determined to prevent her from fulfilling it. 

  • 5. Sister Rising

    Original air date: 02/14/2021 Runtime: 50:16 min.

    Original air date: 02/14/2021 Runtime: 50:16 min. Shadow explores notions of purpose, destiny, and identity with a newly enlightened Bilquis. Elsewhere, Technical Boy struggles with an identity crisis of his own. In his efforts to free Demeter, Wednesday asks a reluctant Shadow to assist in a new con. 

  • 6. Conscience of the King

    Original air date: 02/21/2021 Runtime: 50:11 min.

    Original air date: 02/21/2021 Runtime: 50:11 min. Despite his past following him to Lakeside, Shadow makes himself at home and builds relationships with the town's residents. Laura and Salim continue to hunt for Wednesday, who attempts one final gambit to win over Demeter.

  • 7. Fire and Ice

    Original air date: 02/28/2021 Runtime: 48:01 min.

    Original air date: 02/28/2021 Runtime: 48:01 min. In Lakeside, Shadow grows closer with Marguerite and uncovers the surprising truth behind a local crime spree. Wednesday makes his own shocking discovery with deadly consequences. Laura and Salim negotiate with the enemy of their enemy as Bilquis follows her new path.

  • 8. The Rapture of Burning

    Original air date: 03/07/2021 Runtime: 51:02 min.

    Original air date: 03/07/2021 Runtime: 51:02 min. Laura and Salim's quest forces them outside of their comfort zones as they learn to let go of their pasts. Trapped in a perilous situation, Shadow is surprised by a new side of Wednesday, while Technical Boy attempts to escape the prison of his own mind.

  • 9. The Lake Effect

    Original air date: 03/14/2021 Runtime: 52:21 min.

    Original air date: 03/14/2021 Runtime: 52:21 min. Shadow must decide the price he's willing to pay for his idyllic Lakeside life. As Laura and her new ally close in on her target, We dnesday has to persuade Czernobog it's time to make peace with their enemies.

  • 10. Tears of the Wrath-Bearing Tree

    Original air date: 03/21/2021 Runtime: 52:22 min.

    Original air date: 03/21/2021 Runtime: 52:22 min. Teetering on the edge of war and peace, the gods gather to mourn a loss. Bilquis' divine journey brings her to an unexpected revelation, while Shadow finally embraces a destiny that could bring him either greatness or death.