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Season 5 2015 - 2016

  • 2015-10-31T01:00:00+01:00 on NBC
  • 45 mins
  • 15 hours, 39 mins (22 episodes)
  • United States
  • English
  • Drama, Mystery, Fantasy

Nick Burkhardt thought he prepared himself for the realities of working as a homicide detective until he started seeing things he couldn't explain. Nick's life turns upside down when his Aunt Marie reveals they are descendants of an elite group of hunters, known as "Grimms," who fight to keep humanity safe from supernatural creatures. As Nick digs deeper into her past, he realizes that he will have to shoulder the responsibility of his ancestors.


22 episodes

5x01 The Grimm Identity

  • Season Premiere

    2015-10-31T01:00:00+01:00 — 43 mins

Nick must look inside himself and decide who he wants to be while also dealing with fathering a child with Adalind.

5x02 Clear and Wesen Danger

  • 2015-11-07T02:00:00+01:00 — 43 mins

Nick makes changes to keep Adalind and his child safe, with the help of Monroe and Rosalee. Hank and his new partner investigate a murder at an investment group.

5x03 Lost Boys

  • 2015-11-14T02:00:00+01:00 — 43 mins

Rosalee disappears after some orphans decide she is the mother figure they always wanted and an encounter with a former colleague prompts Adalind to consider going back to work.

5x04 Maiden Quest

  • 2015-11-21T02:00:00+01:00 — 43 mins

A wealthy mobster entices three young men to work for his daughter's hand in marriage, and a surprise visitor shakes things up as Nick and Adalind struggle to adjust to home life.

5x05 Rat King

  • 2015-12-05T02:00:00+01:00 — 43 mins

Nick and Hank are called to the scene when three Wesen go out on a hunt at a local dump and get more than they bargained for when two turn up dead after they encounter the mythical Rat King. Meanwhile, a very badly wounded Trubel is taken to the hospital and Nick finally meets Meisner.

5x06 Wesen Nacht

  • 2015-12-12T02:00:00+01:00 — 43 mins

Nick and Hank investigate a wave of coordinated Wesen gang vandalism that results in the death of a local business owner and the kidnapping of Monroe and Rosalee's friend. As they dig deeper, they learn that Portland wasn't the only city hit with a wave of violence. Meanwhile, Truble fills Nick and Adalind on what she has been up to. Elsewhere, Capt. Renard dips his toes into politics as he endorses a local candidate.

5x07 Eve of Destruction

  • 2016-01-30T02:00:00+01:00 — 42 mins

Nick and the gang are still reeling from the scope of the ambush and the surprise return of "Juliette", but not everything is as it seems. In light of the heightened Wesen violence, Monroe and Rosalee seek answers from the Wesen Council. Meanwhile, Trubel has some information for Nick that will help him get what he is looking for.

5x08 A Reptile Dysfunction

  • 2016-02-06T02:00:00+01:00 — 43 mins

A local legend comes back to life as Nick and Hank investigate a mysterious sighting linked to a tourist's death at a local lake. Rosalee's past comes back to haunt her. Elsewhere, Capt. Renard continues to support a candidate for mayor. Meanwhile, Nick is shown the scope of the Wesen uprising as the secret government agency takes him into the heart of their Portland operations center.

5x09 Star-Crossed

  • 2016-02-13T02:00:00+01:00 — 43 mins

A barbaric Wesen ritual is brought to the present and Nick, Hank and Wu are already five steps behind the serial killer. To aid in the investigation, Monroe goes undercover. Meanwhile, Hadrian's Wall's war against Black Claw intensifies as Eve uses her unique skills to interrogate a suspect.

5x10 Map of the Seven Knights

  • 2016-02-20T02:00:00+01:00 — 43 mins

Monroe gets a call from a relative in Germany that will bring Nick closer to his ancestors. Things get complicated when the nefarious group Black Claw is also after the same artifacts. Elsewhere, Capt. Renard helps a mayoral candidate get an edge on his opponent. Meanwhile, Trubel confronts Eve about Nick and Adalind.

5x11 Key Move

  • 2016-03-05T02:00:00+01:00 — 43 mins

Newly gained artifacts take Nick and Monroe closer to the source of a long-gestating mystery. Elsewhere, Black Claw makes a deadly move that will send Portland into disarray.

5x12 Into the Schwarzwald

  • 2016-03-12T02:00:00+01:00 — 43 mins

Nick and Monroe find a treasure in Germany that has been hidden for centuries. Back in Portland, Capt. Renard joins Hank and Wu to track down a deadly assassin who has thrown Portland into havoc. Little do they know that Eve is on a hunt of her own for the same man. Meanwhile, someone from Rosalee's past tracks her down.

5x13 Silence of the Slams

  • 2016-03-19T01:00:00+01:00 — 43 mins

A local maskmaker is targeting Wesen to create Luchador masks that bestows great power to its wearer. As Nick, Hank, Monroe and Rosalee work to stop the killings, Capt. Renard considers an offer that will bring him closer to claiming his destiny. Meanwhile, Eve's further investigation of a recent incident raises new questions.

5x14 Lycanthropia

  • 2016-03-26T01:00:00+01:00 — 43 mins

Following a brutal attack in the woods, Nick and Hank stumble upon a terrifying Wesen disease that may be the inspiration for the modern-day werewolf myth. Meanwhile, Adalind is offered an uneasy alliance that may help her get back what she wants most. Elsewhere, Eve's investigation uncovers a surprising revelation.

5x15 Skin Deep

  • 2016-04-02T02:00:00+02:00 — 42 mins

When Nick and Hank come across a beautiful young woman who seems to have aged 70 years overnight and died, they suspect Wesen involvement. The investigation leads to a local doctor and Rosalee is enlisted to help find the truth. Meanwhile, Eve takes bold steps to learn more about Capt. Renard's nefarious dealings.

5x16 The Believer

  • 2016-04-09T02:00:00+02:00 — 42 mins

An evangelical preacher has a tent revival unlike any other when he uses his Wesen identity to gain more believers. Nick and Hank are called to the scene as things escalate when a group of "true believers" are hell bent on saving the preacher and his flock by any means necessary. Meanwhile, Capt. Renard takes further steps to gain power in local government. Elsewhere, Eve uses Adalind's ol' hat trick to gain more access to Black Claw.

5x17 Inugami

  • 2016-04-16T02:00:00+02:00 — 42 mins

When the severed head of a young man is found under a bridge, Nick and Hank find themselves on the case of Japanese Wesen acting on an ancient tradition of revenge. Elsewhere, Adalind decides to go back to work at her old law firm and has her first face-to-face with Eve.

5x18 Good to the Bone

  • 2016-04-23T02:00:00+02:00 — 43 mins

When a man is found dead with all of the bones in his body seemingly liquefied and removed, Nick and Hank find themselves in the middle of a gruesome family arrangement. Meanwhile, Wu deals with a crisis of his own and Hank reunites with his old flame, Zuri.

5x19 The Taming of the Wu

  • 2016-04-30T02:00:00+02:00 — 43 mins

Suffering from the bite he sustained, Sargeant Wu becomes entangled in a surprising altercation that may land him in hot water. After meeting the mysterious Bonaparte (Shaun Toub), Adalind is faced with a difficult decision that could change her and Nick's lives forever. Meanwhile, Hank gets even closer to Zuri and their relationship begins to take shape. Back at HW, Eve senses that a new force may jeopardize the entire operation.

5x20 Bad Night

  • 2016-05-14T02:00:00+02:00 — 42 mins

Nick leans on Monroe and Rosalee as he worries that he may lose everything as he continues to battle Black Claw. Captain Renard ramps up his campaign as election day nears. Elsewhere, Adalind is faced with a very difficult decision in order to protect her children. Meanwhile, Hank's relationship with Zuri takes an unexpected turn and Sargeant Wu tries to gain control of his new reality.

5x21 Beginning of the End (1)

  • 2016-05-21T02:00:00+02:00 — 42 mins

Black Claw makes a strategic move against Hank that shocks everyone and sends Nick on a war path. Hadrian's Wall ramps up their investigation as they seek out a mysterious man named Bonaparte. Meanwhile, Adalind and Capt. Renard must learn to deal with their new and very unpredictable reality with Diana.

5x22 Beginning of the End (2)

  • 2016-05-21T02:00:00+02:00 — 42 mins

Black Claw makes a strategic move against Hank that shocks everyone and sends Nick on a war path. Hadrian's Wall ramps up their investigation as they seek out a mysterious man named Bonaparte. Meanwhile, Adalind and Capt. Renard must learn to deal with their new and very unpredictable reality with Diana.