Promos are fun, clips are educational and interviews offer intriguing teasers.
But those seeking specific, guaranteed True Blood spoilers can't do any better than the official episode descriptions released by HBO. Having already published the network's synopsis of the season four premiere, we now present a look at all five installments on tap for July.
After Eric Northman sends an important message to humans, that is...July 3: “You Smell Like Dinner”
Sookie adjusts to Bon Temps’ new realities; Bill reveals pieces of his past; Eric crashes a witches’ meeting; Jason gets his wounds licked; Andy struggles with his addiction; Sam learns of Luna’s special talents; Jessica satisfies her blood cravings; and Arlene witnesses strange behavior from her family.
July 10: “If You Love Me, Why Am I Dyin’?”
Sookie makes a deal with Eric, and reconnects with Alcide; Bill punishes an errant vampire and counsels a guilt-ridden Jessica; Jason is cast as a reluctant savior; Tommy eyes a scam and alienates Sam; Marnie flexes her newfound powers; Pam delivers an ultimatum to Lafayette (Nelsan Ellis), Tara and Jesus; Eric spoils Sookie’s faerie reunion.
July 17: “I’m Alive and on Fire”
Alcide helps Sookie hunt for Eric; Marnie searches for guidance to break a spell; Bill discovers a common bond with the Bellefleurs; Jason begs for liberation from Hotshot; Sam penetrates Luna’s inner circle; Arlene sees the writing on the wall; Tommy returns to his roots.
July 24: “I Hate You, I Love You”
Sookie nurtures Eric; Bill gets involved personally in the necromancy crisis; Pam takes the veil; Sam becomes Tommy’s accomplice; Arlene and Terry look to religion to solve their problem; Jesus and Lafayette head to Mexico to harness a shaman’s power; Jason convalesces.
July 31:: “I Wish I Was the Moon”
Sookie searches for Jason under a full moon; Marnie connects with spirits of the past; Arlene and Terry cope with a suspicious inferno; Debbie urges Alcide to join a new werewolf community; Tommy trades places with Sam; Lafayette feels the spirit in Mexico; Eric surrenders to his King’s will.