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The Boys Season 4 Episode 5 Release Date & Time


  • The Boys season 4 offers a unique look at superheroes in a morally flawed society, with a dark and violent twist.
  • Episode 5 reveals the aftermath of Starlight’s brutal actions and introduces a new threat with dosed-up sheep.
  • Season 4 is set to conclude on July 18, paving the way for a potential spin-off series while wrapping up the main story.

The Boys season 4 is shaping up to be one of the biggest and most explosive yet, but there are still a few episodes still to come out ahead of the season finale. The Boys is a superhero series with a difference. Unlike the typical Marvel and DC projects from large Hollywood studios, The Boys tries to offer a more grounded look at the ups and downs of having superpeople in a morally imperfect society. With greed, lust, anger and every one of the seven deadly sins, supes don’t always come out looking or feeling all that heroic.

The series was created by Eric Kripke, creator of the popular CW series, Supernatural, for Amazon Prime. Since it debuted on Prime Video in 2019, it has become one of the most watched titles on the platform (via Variety). Inspired by a series of comics by Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson, The Boys’brand of ultra-violent, no-holds-barred show delights and occasionally disgusts its audience as it pushes the envelope with each new episode.



The Boys Season 4 Episode 5 Trailer Confirms 3 Gen V Character Returns

The Boys season 4, episode 5 includes the return of characters introduced in the spinoff series Gen V, further connecting the two series.

The Boys Season 4, Episode 5 Releases At 00:00 PST Thursday, June 27

Are You Ready For The Boys Season 4, Episode 5?

Considering The Boys is releasing on Amazon Prime Video’s streaming platform, it drops in a regular time slot each week. Thursday, June 27, and each subsequent Thursday until the series is finished with episode 8 on July 18. The time slot is also set to reflect PST, meaning that each episode arrives on the platform at midnight, first thing each Thursday. For those on the East Coast, that means episode 5 will appear on Prime Video from 3:00 AM EST.

The Boys season 4, episode 4 “Wisdom of the Ages” concluded with Starlight brutally beating Firecracker over a live stream. As a result, episode 5 will need to explore how the public will react to Starlight’s violent and drastic actions. Episode 5 also promises to finally bring back the Gen V characters Sam and Cate, and introduce a terrifying new threat in the form of sheep that have been dosed up on Compound V, according to a trailer which provided a sneak peek at what is coming in The Boys season 4, episode 5.

The Boys Season 4’s Release Schedule In Full

The End Of The Show Is Coming Fast

With The Boys season 4 already halfway through its penultimate series, there are just four episodes remaining. As mentioned above, the final episodes of the series will continue to be released on Amazon Prime Video every Thursday until the final episode drops on July 18. This will conclude season 4, but open the door for the story to continue in Gen V season 2, ahead of the final season.


Release Date/Time

The Boys Season 4, Episode 5

Thursday, June 27 at 00:00 AM PST

The Boys Season 4, Episode 6

Thursday, July 4 at 00:00 AM PST

The Boys Season 4, Episode 7

Thursday, July 11 at 00:00 AM PST

The Boys Season 4, Episode 8

Thursday, July 18 at 00:00 AM PST

The Boys season 4 is quickly racing towards the epic conclusion of season 4, but with season 5 concluding the series for good, the stage is being set for an epic finale. While the show has the potential to breathe new life into the universe with The Boys spin-off shows like Gen V, the story of Billy Butcher, Hughie Campbell, and the rest of The Boys is set to end, one way or another. How things look ahead of the series ultimate conclusion remains to be seen, but the explosive conclusion of The Boys is almost at hand.

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