WORSE THAN EXPECTED – The Charmed Ones must track down an enemy to save one of their own. In the course of their mission, Maggie (Sarah Jeffery) comes face to face with Parker (guest star Nick Hargrove), Macy (Madeleine Mantock) solicits Julian’s (Eric Balfour) help, and Mel (Melonie Diaz) and Harry (Rupert Evans) uncover a monstrous truth. Also starring Poppy Drayton and Jordan Donica.
- Desenmascarar Spell
- Used by Maggie to open the door to the Command Center.
- Essence Extraction Spell
- Used by Mel to find out what happened in the operating room of a warehouse facility.
- Extinguishment Spell
- Used by Macy to extinguish fire during her experiments.
- Ignition Spell
- Used by Macy to experiment on Helen and her Darklighter's hair strands.
- Malleaorum Spell
- Used by Maggie to influence Abigael's henchwoman.
- Merging Spell
- Used by Macy to merge Helen and her Darklighter's hair strands back into one.
- Power of Three Restoration Ritual
- Used by Macy, Mel, and Maggie in attempt to restore the Power of Three.
- Acid Secretion: Used by the amalgamation of magic to kill a doctor.
- Advanced Telekinesis: Used by Macy to levitate a pot with sage, and to inadvertently summon a multitude of objects from inside the house.
- Claw Extension: Used by the magic infused corpse to attack people.
- Dream Walking: Used by Harry through Darklighter poison to contact his Darklighter.
- Energy Blasts: Used by the embalmed corpse to attack people.
- Foresight: Used by Maggie to see Macy about to be hit by a multitude of objects.
- Molecular Manipulation: Used by Mel to partially melt a candle, heat up and cut through a locked door's hinges, and start to freeze the magic amalgamation.
- Orbing: Used by Harry to travel.
- Pyrokinesis: Used by Abigael to intimidate Jordan.
- Smoke Form: Used by the magic infused corpse to take a smoke-like form.
- Supernatural Strength: Used by the magic infused corpse to bust down a door and knock Mel and Harry several feet backward.
- Telekinesis: Used by Abigael to snatch the ritual dagger from Maggie.
- Book of Elders: The Elders' tome of magic.
- Darklighter Poison: A green substance. Used by Harry through an IV to communicate with his Darklighter.
- Ritual Dagger: The dagger required for the demonic power stripping ritual.
- Talisman: A magical talisman that gives the wielder control over Harry's Darklighter. It is apparently in Vivienne's possession.
- Harry Greenwood's Darklighter appears in this episode in the form of smoke in a bottle and as a voice calling for help.
- Jordan Chase, Julian Shea and Vivienne Laurent return in this episode. They were last seen in Dance Like No One is Witching.
- Parker Caine returns in this episode. He was last seen in Needs to Know.
- Katrina Chandra was mentioned in this episode. She was last seen in Past is Present.
- Ray Vera was mentioned in this episode. He was last seen in Curse Words.
- Helen McGantry and her Darklighter are mentioned in this episode. They were last seen in Needs to Know.
Answered Questions from Previous Episode(s)
- Who was the man Nadia and her minions resurrected?
- He was a corpse resurrected by the Faction's scientific experiment.
- Why does the secret group need black amber and the resurrection of people?
- The organization was experimenting on dead bodies to create monsters powerful enough to destroy the magical realm.
- How will Harry release his Darklighter from his Master?
- Harry and Mel went to find Jimmy, and eventually find him trapped inside his bottle.
- Will they be able to merge Harry and Jimmy back together?
- What will be the outcome of the love triangle involving Maggie, Parker, and Jordan?
- Why does Vivienne's organization fear magic so much?
- How will the sisters restore the Power of Three?
- Will Vivienne's organization return Jimmy to its disposal?
References to the Original Charmed
- Macy talks about adapting a spell she found to split the connection between White and Darklighters. In the original series, spells from the Book of Shadows were adapted (often through rewording), from the original incantations.
- The episode was watched by 0.62 million U.S. viewers.
Maggie: Are you ever a jerk? Like, ever?
Jordan: Hell, yeah. When people steal my first aid kits. Or punch me in the nose. Come to think of it, Mel's the only one who's still totally clean.
Maggie: Oh, give her time.
|Season 2 Episodes|
|"Safe Space" ▪ "Things to Do in Seattle When You're Dead" ▪ "Careful What You Witch For" ▪ "Deconstructing Harry" ▪ "The Truth about Kat and Dogs" ▪ "When Sparks Fly" ▪ "Past is Present" ▪ "The Rules of Engagement" ▪ "Guess Who's Coming to SafeSpace Seattle" ▪ "Curse Words" ▪ "Dance Like No One is Witching" ▪ "Needs to Know" ▪ "Breaking the Cycle" ▪ "Sudden Death" ▪ "Third Time's the Charm" ▪ "The Enemy of My Frenemy" ▪ "Search Party" ▪ "Don't Look Back in Anger" ▪ "Unsafe Space"|