September 2018

Season 2, Episode 6 (Chains)

4.0 7 x
Melchett and Blackadder are taken hostage by Prince Ludwig, just hours after the Queen swore to only pay one more ransom ever. When she struggles to choose between the two, their captor decides to make himself King.

Season 2, Episode 5 (Beer)

4.0 5 x
Blackadder challenges Melchett to a drinking contest - on the same night he is due to play host to his puritanical relatives, Lord and Lady Whiteadder, in order to discuss his inheritance!
August 2018

Season 2, Episode 4 (Money)

4.0 9 x
Blackadder is facing money troubles - or, as he puts it, 'cashflow problems' - that are far from helped when the notorious baby-eating Bishop of Bath and Wells arrives to call in a thousand-pound debt.

Season 2, Episode 3 (Potato)

3.0 8 x
When Sir Walter Raleigh returns to England's fair shore bringing luxuries such as the potato, the Queen falls in love with the explorers' dream. Edmund falls in love with the idea of fame, and of getting one over on Raliegh.

Season 2, Episode 2 (Head)

4.0 6 x
Blackadder is 'promoted' to the role of Lord High Executioner. Not best pleased with his new appointment, Edmund sets about bringing some executions forward in order to maximise his leisure time...

Season 2, Episode 1 (Bells)

3.0 8 x
Lord Blackadder is deeply disturbed when he finds himself falling in love with his new manservant, Bob. A surprise relaxes his fears and they agree to marry, but could a visiting guest come between the happy couple?

Season 1, Episode 6 (The Black Seal)

3.0 7 x
These are the six most dangerous men in England, and Edmund plans to employ them in order to take over the throne. Edmund also attends to business in dismissing Percy and Baldrick from his service for good.
July 2018

Season 1, Episode 5 (The Witchsmeller Pursuivant)

4.0 10 x
England faces a duel crisis: sorcery is afoot and there is a great plague across the land. Woe to Edmund, that he is accused of being a witch by a witchsmeller. Will he and Baldrick have their day at the stake?

Season 1, Episode 4 (The Queen Of Spain's Beard)

4.0 9 x
King Richard IV is in need of forging an alliance with Spain. In order to prevent war and draw the two countries together, the King declares that Edmund must marry a Spanish Princess.

Season 1, Episode 3 (The Archbishop)

4.0 10 x
Edmund is made the Archbishop, which has not been a very safe office to hold. It seems that the King doesn't agree with the church, and the landscape is littered with the bodies of former Archbishops.