It’s virtually time to unlock the ultimate chapter of Locke & Key. We’re lower than every week away from Locke & Key Season 3’s launch on Netflix, and followers couldn’t be extra excited to go to the Locke household in Matheson, Massachusetts, as soon as once more. However earlier than we dive into the present’s epic conclusion, there are fairly a number of vital issues to bear in mind from the earlier season. Right here’s a recap of Locke & Key Season 2.
Gabe by no means actually existed
It’s dangerous information for Ginsey followers: Kinsey Locke’s (Emilia Jones) boyfriend, Gabe (Griffin Gluck), was by no means actually an individual. Remember how he confirmed up out of the blue in season 1? After which the season 1 finale confirmed the demon, Dodge (Laysla De Oliveira), posing as Gabe? Nicely, it was Dodge all alongside. She used the Identification Key to create Gabe as an alter ego that would get shut to Kinsey and the Locke household.
Eden was possessed by a demon
Eden Hawkins (Hallea Jones) took bullying to a brand new degree in season 2 when Matheson’s resident imply lady turned possessed by a demon. She acquired hit with a Whispering Iron on the Black Door within the caves within the season 1 finale. Then, in season 2, Eden turned Dodge/Gabe’s companion in crime and the demon’s first soldier in a soon-to-be demon military created to assault the Lockes. Nonetheless, Eden and Gabe/Dodge skilled an influence battle at instances.
Josh Bennett and his daughter moved to city
Locke & Key Season 2 had a few new faces: Josh Bennett (Brendan Hines) and his daughter, Jamie (Liyou Abere). Josh was a brand new historical past instructor at Matheson Academy. He began relationship Nina Locke (Darby Stanchfield), whereas Jamie befriended the youngest Locke child, Bode (Jackson Robert Scott).
Josh had a dollhouse reproduction of Keyhouse due to his fascination with Matheson’s historical past. He additionally had the journal of his ancestor, Captain Frederick Gideon (Kevin Durand), who lived in Matheson within the 1700s. Josh discovered concerning the Black Door portal and needed to use it to attain his late spouse.
The Lockes discovered the Reminiscence Key to bear in mind magic
The late Rendell Locke (Invoice Heck) and his brother, Duncan (Aaron Ashmore), solid the Reminiscence Key after they had been children in order that they may bear in mind magic as adults. Nonetheless, Rendell hid the important thing when Dodge threatened him and his pals. Erin Voss (Pleasure Tanner), Rendell’s former girlfriend and a Keeper of the Keys, confirmed the Locke children the place to discover the Reminiscence Key. They used it to assist Duncan bear in mind magic, in addition to Jackie Veda (Genevive Kang), who would overlook magic when she turned 18.
Erin returned to assist the Lockes, however she died
Erin had been trapped inside her personal thoughts for years at Dodge’s doing, so she couldn’t perform in the true world. The Locke children helped her escape in order that she might be part of the struggle in opposition to Dodge. Erin used the Chain Key to seize Dodge/Gabe, however the demon escaped and killed Erin.
Jackie died after Tyler Locke used the Alpha Key
Jackie, Tyler Locke’s (Connor Jessup) girlfriend, turned considered one of Dodge’s possessed troopers. Tyler and Duncan solid the Alpha Key to take away the demon from her physique. It labored, however eradicating the demon appeared to additionally take away Jackie’s personal soul, killing her.
The Lockes killed Dodge’s demon military
Regardless of the aspect impact of the Alpha Key on Jackie, Tyler used the important thing to kill a number of of Dodge’s troopers. In the meantime, the ghost of Sam Lesser (Thomas Mitchell Barnet) helped Kinsey discover the Angel Key, which unlocked a vest that may give her angel wings. She used the wings to make an aerial assault on Dodge/Gabe and steal the Crown of Shadows that gave Dodge energy.
After a ultimate battle, Tyler used the Alpha Key on Dodge, killing her and Gabe. (In fact, we all know from the season 3 teaser that Dodge is alive). Nonetheless, the important thing left behind the Echo of Lucas Caravaggio (Felix Mallard), one other Keeper of the Keys and Ellie Whedon’s (Sherri Saum) former boyfriend. And talking of Ellie, she escaped the Black Door portal and used the Identification Key to return to her outdated self after Dodge carried out an identification swap on her.
Tyler was about to flip 18 years outdated
On the finish of season 2, Tyler was days away from his 18th birthday. He opted not to use the Reminiscence Key, so he would overlook magic quickly. He set off on a street journey for his birthday, and it’s unclear if somebody will use the important thing on him when he returns.
Bode Locke used the Reminiscence Key on Nina
The finale additionally confirmed Bode Locke sitting down along with his mom to introduce her to magic. He first used the Head Key to present her inside her thoughts. Then, he pulled out the Reminiscence Key, and it was implied that he used it on Nina to give her the flexibility to bear in mind and perceive magic.
Frederick Gideon emerged from the properly and probably killed Eden
Locke & Key Season 2 introduced a brand new villain for the third installment: Frederick Gideon. He was proven within the 1700s as a ruthless captain keen to kill anybody within the warfare. When he and his troopers found the Black Door within the cave, he purposely let a Whispering Iron hit him to turn out to be possessed. Within the current day, Eden introduced Gideon again as an Echo. He instantly threw her into the properly in order that he might wreak havoc with out somebody in the way in which. So, Eden could or will not be lifeless.
Locke & Key Season 3 arrives on Netflix on Wednesday, Aug. 10.