People are related, then suddenly they're not. A vampire that no longer burns in the sun. Someone supposedly has Demon blood, but then it turns out it's actually pure Angel blood. We understand if you missed some important moments. Check out our quick recap of Season 2, or watch the video here, to get ready for the summer premiere tomorrow, June 5th.
1. Valentine got his hands on the Mortal Cup, allowing him to create an army of Shadowhunters for The Circle.
2. He told Jace that he experimented on him as a baby, injecting him with Demon blood.
3. Clary confronted her mother about Jace. Jocelyn was stunned to find out her son was alive.
4. Jace escaped from Valentine and was put on trial by the Clave. He confessed to still having feelings for Clary.
5. Malec had their first date. Alec was embarrassed to admit he had never been in a real relationship before.
6. Valentine set a Demon loose in the Institute. It possessed Alec, forcing him to kill Jocelyn.
7. Aldertree gave Izzy Yin Fen and she became addicted.
8. She was desperate to get more, and it almost cost her her life. Raphael rescued her and they started a relationship.
9. We met Maia, a werewolf, who tried to kill Jace because she believed he was connected to Valentine.
10. An Angel sent Clary a rune. She and Jace freed him from Valentine's imprisonment and he gave them a vision.
11. They discovered that Valentine wanted to use the Soul Sword to destroy anyone with Demon blood.
12. Only a "Demonic Morgenstern" could destroy the Sword. But it would be at the cost of his own life.
13. Simon and Maia became friends. She encouraged him to admit his feelings for Clary, and it worked.
14. Valentine took over the Institute and captured Simon. He wanted Clary to help him activate the Soul Sword.
15. Luke encouraged the Downworlders to team up and trust that Jace could destroy the Soul Sword.
16. Jace saved Simon's life by giving him blood. He tried to destroy the Sword but accidentally activated it.
17. Valentine used it to kill all the Downworlders in the Institute.
18. Alec thought Magnus had died in the attack. They found each other and said "I love you" for the first time.
19. Izzy ended her relationship with Raphael in order to break free of her addiction to vampire venom.
20. Valentine admitted that Jace was not his son. And that the blood in his veins was from an Angel, not a Demon.
21. Simon realized that the sun no longer burned him, and he celebrated with Clary.
22. Meanwhile, Jace saw them together and decided not to tell Clary about Valentine's shocking revelation.
Can you say cliffhanger? We've been going crazy waiting for Season 2B this whole time.
Are you ready for the new episode tomorrow?
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