A retired superhero becomes a vigilante for justice.
Cast: William Catlett, Gregg Henry, Cress Williams, Skye P. Marshall, Nafessa Williams, China Anne McClain, Christine Adams, Damon Gupton, Marvin 'Krondon' Jones III, James Remar, Anthony Reynolds, Tracey Bonner, Donny Carrington, Al-Jaleel Knox, Charlbi Dean Kriek, Devon Mckelvin, Shein Mompremier, Chantal Thuy, Dabier, Erol Brandis, David Dunston, Brian Kayode-Patrick Johnson, Patrick Lamont Jr., Jason Louder, Van Marten, Matt Mercurio, Taylor Polidore, Jimmy Woods
The Book of the Apocalypse: Chapter Two: The Omega
The Book of the Apocalypse: Chapter One: The Alpha
Looking for answers, a worried Anissa sets out to find Grace.
Lynn works on two of the pod kids in a segregated safe room. Meanwhile, Jennifer plots revenge and Jefferson receives some interesting news. Lastly, Anissa makes a shocking discovery.
Jefferson Pierce is Black Lightning, an electricity-wielding superhero who just wants to take care of his family.
Jefferson suspects that Tobias is behind a recent malicious attack. He brings this news to Henderson but doesn't get the answer he was looking for. Meanwhile, Lynn is confronted by her past.
While on the run, Khalil and Jennifer start to plan a future. Jefferson needs a favor from Henderson.
Jennifer separately tries to save a feverish Khalil after their narrow escape. Jefferson, Lynn and Anissa work on tracking down the pair.
The Pierce family is reeling in the wake of Jennifer's disappearance. Jefferson, Lynn and Anissa all gather to discuss the most effective way to find her. After learning that Jennifer is with Khalil, Lynn goes to Detective Henderson to ask him to issue a warrant for Khalil's arrest.
When Black Lightning and Thunder are attacked by Looker and her clan, they fight to get her to release control over the Sange. Meanwhile, Jennifer and Khalil continue to grow closer.
Black Lightning and Thunder return to South Freeland in an attempt to figure out what is going on. When they arrive, they are directed to a nearby wood where they are surrounded by a clan of mixed-race moonshiners called the Perdi. Meanwhile, Lynn, feeling tremendous guilt, falls into a deep depression. Lastly, Tobias finds that his plan is falling apart.
Jefferson and Anissa make a shocking discovery while investigating a creepy man at the clinic. Tobias pressures Khalil to fill the void that Syonide left.
Jefferson confronts Anissa about her reckless and irresponsible behavior, leading to a heated disagreement.
Jefferson is forced to watch as all his good work is undone before his eyes when his replacement arrives and begins implementing sweeping changes. Meanwhile, Anissa continues to play Robin Hood by stealing from one of the most powerful crime syndicates in Freeland.
Jefferson must break the news to his students and faculty that he is stepping down; struggling with his new life as Painkiller, Kahlil pays a visit to Jennifer in hopes of mending things; Tobias continues to enact his plan.
After the Pierces survive Tobias's attack, the Garfield board considers a motion to shut down the school out of concern for the students' safety.