Everything appears normal in Milton, Illinois. That is, until some of the residents become soulless killers.
After Sam hears about the strange happenings in Milton, he wants to go and investigate but Dean decides to stay behind and continue searching for anything on the mark of Cain that can help them stop Abaddon.
He may have the king of hell in the trunk of his car but Dean's secrets have him preoccupied as an old nemesis returns from the pit.
After being burnt to a crisp by Sam, Abaddon has been resurrected by another demon. Her first order of business is to assemble a team to track down the Winchesters and then, kill Crowley and take his place as the queen of hell.
Clark and the rest of the gang resurface after being mysteriously knocked out at Carter's (aka Hawkman) funeral only find themselves trapped in a Wachowski film. It becomes a race against time to swallow the red pill, escape their virtual prisons and return to the real world.
At the half way point of it's final season Smallville's mounding story-lines start to bring Clark to his knees. Well one knee to be exact. In this week's episode, "Icarus", Clark finally does what everyone could see coming from a mile away and gets down one knee to pop the big question to Lois.