1883 Season 1 Episode 6
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1883 Season 1 Episode 6 Release Date, Spoilers, and Episode 5 Recap

Last Updated on January 25, 2022 by Amrit Chatterjee

When 1883 Season 1 Episode 6 did not land on Paramount+ this weekend, the fans of this popular thriller television show were hugely disappointed. The good news is that we are here with everything you need to know about 1883 Season 1 Episode 6.

Written by Taylor Sheridan and directed by Christina Voroshilovgrad, 1883 is the prequel of the top-rated Paramount+ television show Yellowstone, which premiered last December.

The series revolves around the Dutton clan, who has embarked on a westward journey to Montana to build a better life.

1883 Season 1 Episode 6 Release Date and Where To Watch It?

After a tiny hiatus, 1883 Season 1 Episode 6 will land on Paramount+ on January 30, 2022, at 3:00 AM Eastern Time and 12:00 AM PT.

1883 made its debut on Paramount + on December 19, 2021, and its finale episode is scheduled to release on February 27, 2022.

Viewers can subscribe to Paramount+ by either taking up the essential plan, which is available for $49.99 per year or $4.99 per month. They can also take the premium plan at $9.99 per month or $99.99 per year if they wish for ad-free streaming.

Viewers can also watch 1883 Season 1 Episode 6 by availing of the seven-day free trial.

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1883 Season 1 Episode 6 (Image Credit: Paramount+)

What To Expect From 1883 Season 1 Episode 6?

1883 Season 1 Episode 6 will mark the coming of age of the innocent teenager Elsa. After the death of Ennis, whom she had started loving dearly, we will find her grieving for her lost love in 1883 Season 1 Episode 6.

However, at the same time, this has been a life-changing experience for her, and she has proved that she is a true cowboy by shooting down the bandit who took Ennis’ life.

In the upcoming episode, we will watch Elsa evolve into a much more complex character, and whether she is pregnant with Ennis’ child will also be revealed.

In 1883 Season 1 Episode 6, we will also watch the westbound journey ahead of the caravan in this treacherous terrain. It also remains to be seen who else they will lose in the course of this harrowing journey.

The journey of the Dutton clan to Montana will be as nail-biting as ever, which we will watch in the next five episodes of the series.

A Recap of 1883 Season 1 Episode 5

1883 Season 1 Episode 5 has been titled “The Fangs of Freedom”.

1883 Season 1 Episode 5 begins with the clan introspecting on the aftermath of Brazos river crossing, which got botched up with lives getting lost. They also lost the wagon, which contained all the settlers’ food. They have to worry about the bandits and the natives and how to preserve their livestock till the upcoming winters.

1883 Season 1 Episode 6 release date
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We find Shea lamenting the fact that they are making too many widows and orphans. Shea and Thomas plan to carry on with the journey without any rest, as their food stock has depleted considerably.

Amidst all this, Margaret catches Elsa sleeping with Ennis. Margaret confronts Elsa in the morning. Margaret asks Elsa to make her decisions carefully, to which Elsa replies that she does not regret her decision.

After this, Elsa asks Ennis if she has a baby would he be brave enough to raise it, and the couple decides to marry. Their union gets a reluctant approval from James.

Later Shea, James, Thomas and Wade plan a surprise attack on the bandits to catch them unawares.

They move out of the wagon train leaving behind Risa and Josef, using them as baits and attack the surprised bandits. The bandits run towards the settlers, who are all prepared.

One of the bandits escapes and shoots Ennis in the chest, killing him. A furious Elsa shoots down the bandit with her pistol. A shattered Elsa says that freedom has sunk its fangs into her.

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