How many episodes are in Gen V?

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How many episodes are there in Gen V? When The Boys made its debut in 2019, it made a significant impact on audiences with its unapologetic violence and harsh portrayal of the superhero genre. Introducing us to The Seven and the anti-Supe vigilante group known as The Boys, the series prompted us to contemplate what might ensue if superheroes truly existed.

It’s no wonder that several spin-off series for The Boys were swiftly set into motion. The latest addition, Gen V, is nearly upon us. Once again offering a satirical take on the finest superhero movies, this new thriller series is situated in Godolkin University, an institution overseen by Vought International, tailored to accommodate young aspiring heroes.

Frankly, the prospect of a group of adolescents grappling with their powers while vying for the most coveted superhero contracts has the potential to deliver one of the standout TV series of the year. (And we’re eagerly anticipating numerous cameos from The Boys cast!) So, how many episodes can we expect in Gen V, and when will they be released? Continue reading to learn more.

 

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How many episodes are in Gen V?

The inaugural season of Gen V will consist of a total of eight episodes. Should the series garner success, there is potential for additional seasons, akin to the pattern established by The Boys. The count of eight episodes per season aligns with the precedent set by The Boys in all its previous seasons.

During the series premiere on Friday, September 29, 2023, the first three episodes will be released simultaneously. Subsequently, a new episode will be unveiled every Friday until November 3, 2023, concluding the season.

Here’s the release schedule for the Gen V season 1 episodes:

  • Episode 1: September 29, 2023
  • Episode 2: September 29, 2023
  • Episode 3: September 29, 2023
  • Episode 4: October 6, 2023
  • Episode 5: October 13, 2023
  • Episode 6: October 20, 2023
  • Episode 7: October 27, 2023
  • Episode 8: November 3, 2023