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Grimm Season Two Episode Guide

By on August 13, 2012
Pictured: (l-r) David Giuntoli as Nick Burkhardt, Silas Weir Mitchell as Monroe — (Photo by: Scott Green/NBC)

Pictured: (l-r) David Giuntoli as Nick Burkhardt, Silas Weir Mitchell as Monroe — (Photo by: Scott Green/NBC)


2.22 – ‘Goodnight Sweet Grimm’

The zombie menace continues when  Nick, who is just coming around to the idea of having a normal life with Juliette, is called to investigate a flurry of rage-fueled assaults happening all over the city. The “undead,” it seems, are rising.

While Nick seeks help from Monroe and Rosalee, Captain Renard is troubled to learn that his brother Eric (guest star James Frain) is in town on family business.

Meanwhile, Stefania and Frau Pech methodically use their alliances with Adalind to battle one another – with gruesome results.


2.21 – ‘The Waking Dead’

Zombies descend on Portland when Nick and Hank discover their suspects have been found dead – for the second time.

Meanwhile, in Europe, Adalind finds herself in the middle of a feud between Frau Pech and Stefania (guest star Shohreh Aghdashloo ) while working over the details of her pending transaction.

Meanwhile, determined to remember every last detail to get things started once more, Juliette insists Monroe share with her Nick’s darkest secret – the world of Grimms and Wesen.


2.20 – ‘Kiss of the Muse’

Guest star Nora Zehetner makes her Grimm debut as a Muse-like Wesen with the ability to influence those she gets close to. (Sounds a little like that Firestarter back in season one who threatened to drive a fiery wedge between Portland’s best loved sweethearts!) We are told that Zehetner’s character’s influence can be very very good … or very vary bad (read terrifying.)

Nick must tread dangerous ground as he attempts to get close – but not too close – to the mysterious Muse. However, things fall apart when Juliette plans a romantic dinner date with Nick, only to see it fail as Nick gets drawn deeper into the case.

Meanwhile, Rosalee takes her first visit to Aunt Marie’s trailer.


2.19 – ‘Endangered’

Amid reports of mysterious cow mutilations and glowing creatures, and a a strange UFO expert who seems to know more than he’s letting on, Nick faces an other-worldly mystery that makes him question what he knows about the Wesen world.

Meanwhile, as Nick he digs further into his research on the key, Juliette’s romantic memories of him  start to kick in in a big way.


2.18 – ‘Volcanalis’ (previously titled ‘Ring of Fire’)

Things heat up for Nick, quite literally, when he finds himself fighting a wildly different sort of nature freak in a desperate attempt to keep a volcano from burying Portland in lava.

Meanwhile, Juliette seeks out help after becoming overwhelmed by the latest side effect of her recovery – multiple memories of Nick showing up everywhere, and Adalind meets a powerful new ally (guest star Shohreh Aghdashloo) in Europe.


Episode 2.17 – ‘One Angry Fuchsbau’

Rosalee tasks Nick, Hank and Monroe with helping to stop a defense attorney from using his particular “Wesen wiles” to overturn what should be an open-and-shut murder case while she’s on jury duty.

Meanwhile, back at the precinct, Captain Renard brings Nick and Hank in on his own recent dealings with the Verrat, to keep them on their toes. And a return to the trailer brings a flurry of memories of Nick rushing back to Juliette.


Episode 2.16 – ‘Nameless’

When a gruesome homicide brings an office party to a screeching halt, Nick and Hank find themselves battling a Wesen on a completely new platform – online.

Meanwhile, Juliette’s mysterious hallucinations finally start to take shape, giving them a whole new meaning.


Episode 2.15 – ‘Mr Sandman’

When a mysterious case of sudden blindness causes a woman’s death, Nick and Hank come across a disturbing Wesen that feeds off its victim’s tears.

Meanwhile, Adalind contemplates the significance of her new situation, while Juliette continues to work with Rosalee in an effort to fix her memory.


Episode 2.14 – ‘Natural born Wesen’

The Wesen code of honor coming into question when Nick, Hank and Monroe discover a series of bank robberies with Wesen using true natures as their disguises.

Meanwhile, Juliette finds herself tormented by faint, slowly returning memories that cause her to question her mental state.


Episode 2.13 – ‘Face Off’

Nick learns the truth about Juliette and Captain Renard. However things become even more complicated when Nick is called to investigate his own crime and Wu is called in to deal with a reported shooting at their house.

With Rosalee’s help, Monroe informs Nick that they might be able to stop what’s going on with Renard and Juliette before it goes too far. Meanwhile, the search for the key intensifies as Captain Renard finds Nick’s trailer and makes a surprising alliance.


Episode 2.12 – ‘Season of the Hexenbiest’

Adalind Schade (new series regular Claire coffee) is back in town and no one is safe when she sets her eyes on Nick and those closest to him – especially Hank and Juliette. Meanwhile, Captain Renard’s obsession continues to escalate and a surprise visit at the spice shop gives Monroe more than he ever bargained for.


Episode 2.11 – ‘To Protect and Serve Man’

Hank, with his new knowledge of Nick’s world, begins second guessing an old case as he reflects on an arrest he made earlier in his career regarding a man (guest star Jason Gedrick) who committed murder claiming “self-defense against monsters.”

With the man’s death sentence rapidly approaching and the knowledge he’s recently gathered from Nick, Hank begins to wonder if there was more truth to the man’s seemingly absurd story then he once thought.

Back at the spice shop, Monroe finds himself involved in a situation he never saw coming.


Episode 2.10 – ‘The Hour of Death’

The Wesen community is whipped into a frenzy when a brutal vigilante homicide is made public. As Nick investigates further, he discovers a pattern similar to that of a particularly brutal line of past Grimms. Is there another Grimm in town, or is Nick dealing with a sadistic copycat?

Meanwhile, Captain Renard takes it upon himself to offer Juliette comfort in handling her ongoing dilemma with Nick.


Episode 2.09 – ‘La Llorona’

Despite the enthusiastic anticipation of the city’s residents for Halloween, a series of horrifying child abductions make their way to Portland, quickly spoiling the holiday spirit. Nick and Hank join forces with Valentina Espinosa (guest star Kate del Castillo), a mysterious detective from Albuquerque, to help find and capture the elusive suspect. Juliette joins their investigation, acting as the precinct’s fill-in Spanish translator. The more Nick digs into the case, the more he realizes the pattern of the kidnapping matches those in the famed Hispanic horror story “La Llorona,” a story with its roots intertwined with his own family’s history.

Meanwhile, Monroe celebrates the holiday in fine style as he teaches the neighborhood bullies a lesson.


Episode 2.08 ‘The Other Side’

Nick and Hank are called to the scene of a murdered high school academic decathlete and learn just how competitive some extracurricular activities can be, and the extremes some coaches and parents will go to give students the best chance for success.

In other police matters, Captain Renard deals with an unwanted infatuation while we learn an old accomplice of his has been spending time with his family in Europe. Elsewhere, Monroe continues to manage the spice shop and gets a visit from an unlikely customer.


 Episode 2.07 – ‘The Bottle Imp’

After investigating a grisly murder, clues lead Nick and Hank to a seemingly unstable father (guest star Josh Stewart) who is on the run with his daughter. As they learn more about the case they realize that the girl’s father may be the least of their worries. At the spice shop, Monroe finds out filling in for Rosalee isn’t as simple as he’d hoped it would be. Meanwhile, Captain Renard finds himself paying unwarranted attention to more than one woman from his past.


Episode 2.06 – ‘Over My Dead Body’

Angelina returns to Portland to deliver the bad news to Monroe that his continued cooperation with the Grimm may come at a high cost. Nick comes to Hank for help to keep Monroe safe, and Hank uses this time to get caught up with his knowledge of the “Wesen world.” Meanwhile, an old European acquaintance (guest star Alice Evans) pays Captain Renard (Sasha Roiz) a visit, but it’s hard to tell if this visit is for business or pleasure. Bitsie Tulloch, Reggie Lee and Bree Turner also star.


Episode 2.05 – ‘The Good shepherd’

When a local Reverend reports that his church has been robbed, Nick quickly learns that it’s a Wesen church, and enlists Monroe to check for any suspicious activity regarding the shepherd’s flock. Meanwhile, Nick and Juliette continue to figure out the rules of their relationship as a dangerous opponent lurks in the shadows with his sites on Nick.


Episode 2.04 – ‘Quill’

During the investigation of an accident site, Nick discovers a disease that is quickly spreading; Monroe and Rosalee come across an infected creature; Captain Renard gets a tip about a dangerous fugitive.


Episode 2.03 – ‘Bad Moon Rising’

As Hank continues to seek help to cope with the inexplicable siting he had, an old friend, Jarold Kempfer (guest star Mark Pellegrino), needs his help when his daughter (guest star Maddie Hasson) goes missing. Nick’s expertise as a Grimm comes in to play as he investigates the disturbing motives linked to the disappearance.


Episode 2.02 – ‘The Kiss’

As Nick and his mother (guest star Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio) continue to battle the Mauvais Dentes (guest star Mike Dopud), Monroe and Rosalee fight against the clock to save Juliette. More details are revealed about the source of Juliette’s illness, resulting in an epic showdown. Back at the precinct, Hank senses that something is amiss when Nick lands in hot water with the FBI. Meanwhile, Captain Renard continues to reveal himself as he deals with his estranged brother (guest star James Frain)


Episode 2.01 – ‘Bad Teeth’

After their face-off with Kimura Nick finds himself trying to come to grips with the return of his mother, Kelly Burkhardt (guest star Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio). A trail of brutal murders unveils a foreign conspiracy to hunt down Nick, leading to several revelations about his past. Meanwhile, Juliette still lies in her mysteriously-induced coma as Rosalee and Monroe work tirelessly to bring her out of it safely. Elsewhere, Hank struggles with the shocking truths he’s recently seen and Captain Renard deals with unexpected family issues when his estranged brother (guest star James Frain) comes back into his life.