Ever since the news broke that Once Upon a Time’s January return would feature the death of a beloved fairytale character in its tenth episode “The Cricket Game,” the rumor mill went into overdrive.
There were those who speculated that the episode’s title held a clue – and that the death would feature that of Archie Hopper – aka Jiminy Cricket.
Others maintained that the title, and Archie, were an obvious red herring and that the January 6th shocker would come from an entirely unexpected direction.
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A new sneak peek from the upcoming episode seems to finally lay rest to those rumors.
If you can’t resist the spoiler, watch the clip below.
Catch Once Upon a Time’s ‘The Cricket Game’ on Sunday January 6 at 8/7c on ABC.