On Sunday's all-new Once Upon a Time season 5, episode 3, "Siege Perilous," the heroes feverishly work to free Merlin. Determined to help Emma, David embarks on a quest to retrieve a magical relic that Regina could use to communicate with the imprisoned sorcerer, but, when David leaves, Arthur insists on joining him because the dangers ahead are greater than he can imagine. Meanwhile, Mary Margaret discovers the fate of her old friend Lancelot. Back in Storybrooke, Arthur seeks David’s help to catch a thief who threatens the safety of the citizens of Camelot. Across town, Emma reaches out to a conflicted Hook as she sets about her plan to draw Excalibur from the stone. Watch these sneak previews and tune in SUNDAY OCT 11 8|7c.
Sneak Peek: Emma Learns How to Get Excalibur Out|Rumplestiltskin reveals Emma needs a hero.|Emma (Jennifer Morrison) takes an ax to the stone in order to get Excalibur out of it, but it does no good. Rumplestiltskin (Robert Carlyle) informs her that the only way to pull Excalibur out is through a hero - and they both know who that is. Watch this preview from the Season 5 episode "Siege Perilous" and don't miss all-new episodes of Once Upon a Time SUNDAYS 8|7c.
Will the Real Savior Please Stand Up?: Six weeks ago in Camelot, King Arthur introduces Queen Guinevere to the heroes along with the announcement that there will be a Royal Ball to celebrate their arrival. First things first though. The heroes need to find Merlin. Arthur knows exactly where he’s at. The legendary sorcerer is stuck inside a big tree. Only the savior can free him. Regina has doubts that she can fulfill the role especially after Robin Hood is attacked.
Sneak Peek: Robin is Attacked|A demon takes Robin away.|While the citizens of Camelot settle into camp in Storybrooke, Regina (Lana Parrilla) turns to Robin (Sean Maguire) when something Emma (Jennifer Morrison) said disturbs her. Later, Robin gets attacked and is taken away by a flying demon creature. Watch this preview from the Season 5 episode "The Price" and don't miss all-new episodes of Once Upon a Time SUNDAYS 8|7c.
Time to Cut In: Regina is given a beautiful necklace by Percival, who wants a dance at the ball. That may not happen. Regina doesn’t know how to dance. David offers a few lessons. What neither of them knows is the necklace Regina wears is a way for Percival to spy on her. He knows her secret. This leads to a violent struggle.
Robin Gets Injured Saving Regina|Robin races to save Regina from Percival.|During the ball, Robin (Sean Maguire) and Regina (Lana Parrilla) are interrupted by Percival, who asks to cut in to dance with Regina. He confronts Regina about being the Evil Queen and tries to kill her. Robin races to save her and gets seriously hurt in the process. From Once Upon a Time season 5 episode 2, "The Price."
Unsuccessful Hookup: Emma brings Hook to a quaint home she claims to be her place. The two of them share a passionate kiss. Hook is angered when he sees that true love’s kiss didn’t work. Emma is still the Dark One. Belle later comforts Hook, who assures her that he’s not about to give up.
Hook's Kiss Doesn't Work|True love's kiss doesn't change anything.|Hook (Colin O'Donoghue) summons Emma (Jennifer Morrison) and the two are taken to her home. He tries to give her true love's kiss in order to change her out of being the Dark One but it doesn't work. Emma tells him it's who she is now and still wants to be with him, but he walks out on her. From Once Upon a Time season 5 episode 2, "The Price."
Back in Camelot…: Emma uses dark magic to save Robin Hood. Rumplestiltskin taunts her about this. Elsewhere, Guinevere lets Arthur know that the strangers who have come to their land frighten her. Nevertheless, they are their best chance at making Excalibur whole again.
Is Arthur Using the Heroes?|The heroes frighten Guinevere, but Arthur needs them.|Guinevere tells Arthur she doesn't trust the new visitors, but Arthur assures her that he needs them in order to destroy the Dark One and rebuild Excalibur. From Once Upon a Time season 5 episode 2, "The Price."
Excalibur Marks the Spot: Rumplestiltskin lets Emma know that the pull of family has always held the Dark Ones back. He wants Emma to snuff out that light forever. If she wants to pull Excalibur from its stone, she’s going to have to pay the price.
Emma Attempts to Pull Excalibur Out|If she wants the sword, she'll need to pay the price.|Rumple (Robert Carlyle) guides Emma (Jennifer Morrison) to Excalibur stuck in the stone through the mysterious door in her house. When Emma tries to pull the sword out of the stone, she is knocked back. From Once Upon a Time season 5 episode 2, "The Price."