If you are a DC fan, you will love the new DC Extended Universe series called Peacemaker, created by James Gunn. Peacemaker is a spin-off from Suicide Squad, released in 2021. It is an action-pack superhero series where our protagonist, Peacemaker, fights with butterfly-like aliens. The series has a lot of superhero moments and is binge-worthy.
7 episodes of Peacemaker have aired so far; the most awaited episode 8 will release on February 17, Thursday. If you want to know more on the February 17 release, where to watch, and plot speculations based on Episode 7, we’ve got you covered in our article.
Release Date and Time
Peacemaker Episode 8 is the season’s finale and will air on Thursday, February 17, 2022. All the episodes of the seasons have aired on Thursdays, and so will the final episode. Episode 8 will air at 12:01 a.m. PT and 3:01 a.m. ET.
Where to Watch?
All the episodes of the Peacemaker are available on HBO Max. The first three episodes of the series were aired on January 13, 2022, marking its debut in the superhero series industry on HBO Max. HBO Max has a two-tire subscription payment system where you can choose to watch your favorite movies and series with ads at a cheaper value or without ads at a slightly hiked price.
Episode 7 Recap
Episode 7 titled, “Stop Dragon My Head Around,” premiered on Thursday on HBO Max. The episode revealed the tragic past of Chris (Peacemaker) and confirmed that it was Chris who accidentally killed his brother while having a spar with him. Their father, the White Dragon, orchestrated the spar. White Dragon and his henchmen chased down Peacemaker, and after an epic fight, White Dragon was killed.
The episode also witnessed an emotional scene as Murn gets killed by Detective Song. The team regroups and sets out to find and kill the food source of the butterflies, the Cow.
(Link of episode 7 Recap)
Plot Speculations Based on Episode 7
The epic ending of episode 7 has aroused high anticipation for the final episode. Is episode 8 the final episode? Yes, Peacemaker is confirmed to have 8 episodes. Can they finally bring an end to this war by killing the cow while facing various adversaries? Let us have some speculations based on the previous episode.
The ending of the previous episode revealed the Cow’s location, and we could see that it was heavily guarded. One can easily speculate that the team will have a rough time killing it. Apart from that, we can assume a probability of one of those butterflies escaping at the end, which will lay a string to the second season.
There is also a possibility of one of the cops dying. Even if the team kills the Cow, what will happen to the Peacemaker? Will he work on a suicide squad project, or will he finally be free? Will his team help him to clear his name? There is so much anticipation from the finale. Will it satisfy the audience as the final episode? Catch the episode on February 17, 2022, on HBO Max.