The fifth season of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. began airing on December 1st, 2017 and ended May 18th 2018.


Main castEdit



Image Title Writer Director Airdate Episode
Orientation Part One "Orientation: Part 1 Jed Whedon & Maurissa Tancharoen Jesse Bochco 12/1/2017 2.54
Coulson and the team find themselves stranded on a mysterious ship in outer space, and that's just the beginning of the nightmare to come.
Orientation Part Two "Orientation: Part 2 DJ Doyle David Solomon 12/1/2017 2.54
Coulson and the team find themselves stranded on a mysterious ship in outer space, and that's just the beginning of the nightmare to come.
A Life Spent "A Life Spent" Nora Zuckerman & Lilla Zuckerman Kevin Hooks 12/8/2017 1.93
Daisy decides she will rescue Simmons - even if it means risking everything to do it.
A Life Earned "A Life Earned" Drew Z. Greenberg Stan Brooks 12/15/2017 1.84
Coulson and the team discover what their captors' true intentions are; and in space, escape is not an option.
Rewind "Rewind" Craig Titley Jesse Bochco 12/22/2017 2.40
With the surprising help of Lance Hunter, nothing will stop Fitz from finding the lost team as his incredible journey is revealed.
Fun and Games "Fun & Games" Brent Fletcher Clark Gregg 1/5/2018 2.49
With Daisy's life on the line, an unexpected friend attempts to rescue her.
Together or Not at All "Together or Not at All" Matt Owens Brad Turner 1/12/2018 2.31
Just as the team reunites, they become prey to an undefeated Kree warrior who is bent on killing them all.
The Last Day "The Last Day" James C. Oliver & Sharla Oliver Nina Lopez-Corrado 1/19/2018 2.41
Coulson and the team discover that the most unexpected person from S.H.I.E.L.D.'s past may hold the key to stopping Earth's destruction.
Best Laid Plans "Best Laid Plans" George Kitson Garry A. Brown 1/26/2018 2.27
Mack, Yo-Yo and Flint fight to keep everyone alive by starting a revolution against the Kree
Past Life  "Past Life" DJ Doyle Eric Laneuville 2/2/2018 2.22
The team has one final chance to return to the timeline, but their actions may have deadly consequences
All the Comforts of Home "All the Comforts of Home" Drew Z. Greenberg Kate Woods 3/2/2018 1.90
Coulson and the team set out to rewrite the course of humanity's fate; they're unaware that their efforts will dramatically change one S.H.I.E.L.D. agent's life
The Real Deal "The Real Deal" Jed Whedon, Maurissa Tancharoen & Jeffrey Bell Kevin Tancharoen 3/9/2018 2.04
In the milestone 100th episode, Coulson finally reveals the mysterious deal he made with Ghost Rider, which will impact everyone on the S.H.I.E.L.D. team.
Principia "Principia" Craig Titley Brad Turner 3/16/2018 2.07
The team goes in search of Gravitonium in order to save the world.
The Devil Complex "The Devil Complex" Matt Owens Nina Lopez-Corrado 3/23/2018 2.07
As Fitz and Simmons race to find a way to seal the Rift, they are faced with one of their greatest fears manifested.
Rise and Shine "Rise and Shine" Iden Baghdadchi Jesse Bochco 3/30/2018 1.88
Coulson uncovers General Hale's true agenda, and it could be the end of the world if S.H.I.E.L.D. doesn't help her.
Inside Voices "Inside Voices" Mark Leitner Jesse Bocho 4/6/2018 2.08
Coulson is forced to team up with surprising allies to save the world, while the S.H.I.E.L.D. team attempts to track down and rescue him.
The Honeymoon "The Honeymoon" James C. Oliver & Sharla Oliver Gary A. Brown 4/13/2018
While an agent's life hangs in the balance, Fitz, Simmons and Yo-Yo attempt to neutralize a weapon that could play a role in Earth's destruction.
All Roads Lead ... "All Roads Lead..." George Kitson Jennifer Lynch 4/20/2018
The team must find a way to stop Ruby before the prophesied chain reaction that can destroy the Earth is put into motion.
Option Two "Option Two" Nora Zuckerman & Lila Zuckerman Kevin Tancharoen 4/27/2018
The team finds themselves trapped and under siege at the Lighthouse.
The One Who Will Save Us All "The One Who Will Save Us All" Brent Fletcher Cherie Gierhart 5/4/2018 1.65
A newly determined Talbot takes Coulson to meet the enemy and attempts to avert Earth's destruction.
The Force of Gravity "The Force of Gravity" Drew Z. Greenberg & Craig Titley Kevin Tancharoen 5/11/2018
Daisy's future as the destroyer of worlds could take a critical change.
The End "The End" Jed Whedon & Maurissa Tancharoen Jed Whedon 5/18/2018
Coulson's life or death is the challenge the team finds themselves in, as the wrong decision will cause the destruction of Earth.

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Behind the ScenesEdit

  • The series did not start in September as expected due to the eight-episode run of The Inhumans, another Marvel property the company hoped to expand into a successful TV franchise. As of December 1, 2017, the start date for Season 5, the reviews and viewing figures for Inhumans have both been disappointing and as of January 2018, it is uncertain whether the show has been cancelled or not.
  • The series will be on a hiatus after Episode 10 due to the 2018 Winter Olympics airing from 9th - 25th February.
  • Episode 12, which is the show's 100th episode, is due to air on March 9, 2018.[4]