From Nazis and serial killers, to mutants and aliens, no one is safe inside the walls of the Briarcliff Mental Institution. In a house of healing that’s anything but, troubled nun Sister Jude rules with an iron fist and Dr Arden conducts strange experiments on the facility’s patients.
Ep.1 Welcome to Briarcliff
Air Date: 2012-10-17
Terrifying evils blur the boundaries between reality and insanity at the Briarcliff Manor.
Ep.2 Tricks and Treats
Air Date: 2012-10-24
An exorcist is called to Briarcliff to help save a troubled farm boy; Sister Jude's darkest secret is revealed.
Air Date: 2012-10-31
A violent storm allows a group of patients to plan a daring escape; Sister Jude is haunted by her past.
Ep.4 I Am Anne Frank, Pt. 1
Air Date: 2012-11-07
A new patient exposes Arden's past; Kit learns why Grace was admitted to Briarcliff.
Ep.5 I Am Anne Frank, Pt. 2
Air Date: 2012-11-14
Sister Jude employs a renowned Nazi hunter to gather evidence against Arden; Kit makes a surprising confession; Bloody Face is unmasked.
Ep.6 The Origins of Monstrosity
Air Date: 2012-11-21
A mysterious little girl is abandoned at Briarcliff; the Monsignor makes a Faustian pact with Dr. Arden; the origin of Bloody Face is revealed.
Ep.7 Dark Cousin
Air Date: 2012-11-28
Sister Mary Eunice is terrified to discover a dark angel at Briarcliff; Kit makes a bold move to be reunited with Grace.
Ep.8 Unholy Night
Air Date: 2012-12-05
A murderous Santa wreaks havoc on Briarcliff; Sister Jude faces off with the devil; Arden has a shocking encounter in the death chute.
Ep.9 The Coat Hanger
Air Date: 2012-12-12
The Monsignor takes an unlikely convert under his wing; Lana secures a new piece of evidence that can exonerate Kit; Dr. Arden witnesses a miraculous return.
Ep.10 The Name Game
Air Date: 2013-01-02
The Monsignor confronts the Devil. Dr. Arden’s experiments reach a shocking conclusion. Dr. Thredson facilitates a surprising reunion for Kit.
Ep.11 Spilt Milk
Air Date: 2013-01-09
Grace tells Kit devastating news about the aliens' experiments on Alma; Dr. Thredson receives an unexpected visitor; the Monsignor goes to extreme lengths to silence Jude.
Air Date: 2013-01-16
A deadly new inmate threatens Sister Jude's chance of release; Grace's obsession with the aliens turns violent.
Ep.13 Madness Ends
Air Date: 2013-01-23
Johnny sets out to complete his father's work; Lana leads the charge to finally shut down Briarcliff.