Daredevil Season 3 Episode 5 Review

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Warning: The following contains spoilers for Daredevil Season 3, Episode 5. If you need a refresher on where we left off, check out our review of Season 3, episode 4.

“Death always wins, Dex.”

From a certain standpoint, this chapter is a slight momentum killer, given all that happened in the previous episode (and the fact that Matt doesn’t even show up here until the final few minutes). But that doesn’t mean it’s a wasted hour. We still get a huge new twist to the plot – in Fisk’s direct naming of Matt Murdock to the FBI as one of his “accomplices” – as well as a ton of backstory on Agent Poindexter. Mostly though, the best part of this installment is, basically, being able to watch Wilson Fisk at work as a mastermind.

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