In this week’s episode of ‘Riverdale’, things seem to be going from bad to worse. As the Riverdale High football team struggles to stay in the game, Hiram continues to pressure them. Betty receives disturbing news and is on the verge of losing control. We also see Kevin acknowledging his insecurities. We will return to this in the summary section. However, first we would like to introduce you to everything you need to know about the upcoming 10th episode.
Riverdale Season 5 Episode 10 Release Date
Episode 10 of season 5 of ‘Riverdale’ is scheduled to air on March 31, 2021 at 8 p.m. ET on The CW. The fifth season has 19 episodes and new episodes are released weekly on Wednesdays. However, the next episode will be the mid-season finale before the series takes a hiatus until July 2021.
Where to watch Riverdale season 5 episode 10?
You can watch “Riverdale” Season 5 Episode 10 on The CW by logging in on the date and time listed above. You can also watch the episode on The CW’s website and app. Those without a cable subscription can watch it on various other platforms like DirecTV, Youtube TV, and Fubo TV. Netflix users outside of the United States can watch the next episode within 24 hours of its airing on The CW. But the entirety of the fifth season will not air on Netflix USA until the end of its broadcast on the cable channel. You can also buy individual episodes or an entire season on Amazon Prime Video or iTunes.
Riverdale Season 5 Episode 10 Spoilers
The tenth episode of “Riverdale” season 5 is titled “Chapter Eighty-Six: The Man with the Pincushion.” In this episode, Archie is gearing up for Parent Teacher Night at Riverdale High School, when his former Army General shows up with unexpected news. Speaking of the unexpected, visitors will also take Betty and Alice by surprise. To Cheryl’s chagrin, Hiram and Reggie look at their family’s sugar bushes. Hiram will continue with his plan to destroy Riverdale. We’ll also see Tabitha worrying about Jughead, as her method of overcoming the blank page syndrome will spiral out of control. Check out the promo for next week’s episode!
Riverdale Season 5 Episode 9 Recap
The ninth episode of season 5 is titled “Chapter 85”: Destroyer. We see Archie and Veronica doing their best to motivate the school football team (the Bulldogs) to break their cold streak. Veronica even made a sorry deal with Hiram to keep the Bulldogs in the league. The bet is that if the Bulldogs score a goal they will stay in the game, but if it is a shutout, the team will voluntarily withdraw. Even after the transfer of the best soccer player from Riverdale High to Stonewall, the Bulldogs manage to score 7 points in the game with the help of new signings. Interestingly, Reggie refuses to be a part of Hiram’s plans, forcing Hiram to train Stonewall himself.
As for the Coopers, they are going through some of their darkest moments. Betty struggles to keep her sanity, while Alice is convinced that Polly is dead. When Betty learns from Glen that the blood found in the phone booth matches Polly’s rare blood type, she takes matters into her own hands. Betty walks down the lonely highway and desperately tries to extract information from the truckers. She even takes one of them hostage and is ready to kill him when she is interrupted by a call from Jughead.
It turns out that Jughead asks for help because his student Lerman is missing. Curiously, he meets Lerman on the highway, and it is not the first time something like this has happened to him. It seems that the story of the aliens and the men of the night is coming to an end. Glen says he’s taking over Polly’s file and tells Alice that Betty lied saying the blood didn’t match Polly’s. Then again, Kevin is finally admitting to something that he has swept under the rug for many years: He is ashamed to be gay. We learn that her insecurity stems from a thoughtless comment her mother made in the past.