ONCE UPON A TIME - "Leaving Storybrooke" - Wish Rumple's evil plan is revealed and Regina realizes the only hope to stop him is by turning Wish Henry from his path for vengeance. Meanwhile, Tilly and Margot try to get help in Storybrooke. With his hope of ever being reunited with Belle fading, Weaver struggles to find a way to defeat his evil alter ego; and when Rogers' life is threatened, he is faced with the ultimate sacrifice, on the series finale of "Once Upon a Time," FRIDAY, MAY 18 (8:00-9:01 p.m. EDT), on The ABC Television Network. (ABC/Jack Rowand)

Once Upon a Time: Series Finale Roundtable

Once Upon a Time,
There was an enchanted forest filled with all the classic characters we know.
OR think we know.
One day they found themselves trapped in a place where all their happy endings were stolen.
Our World…

Seven years and many, many adventures later, they all found their happy endings once again, as the world said goodbye to Once Upon a Time.

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Once Upon a Time Gets Wicked During The 150th Episode

Once Upon a Time‘s 150th episode was dedicated to everyone’s favorite Wicked Witch. Zelena comes to terms with her past and realizes that maybe, just maybe, she doesn’t have to run away from the darkness to find some happiness. The episode, directed by Lana Parrilla, was originally the end of Rebecca Mader’s arc for season 7 — prior to the cancellation, which led the showrunners to bring her back for the finale.

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The Greatest Love Story NEVER Told: SwanQueen Edition

Once in a lifetime, you’re gifted with a pairing that is so effortless, so beautiful, that it could easily be the greatest love story ever told. The writing, the chemistry, the undeniable magnetic pull between two characters…everything is flawless. They have the perfect plot; they just make sense. So, why would a creative staff waste such a gift? Why discard an epic love story that would have gone down in history as one of the greats? When life hands you such a check, not cashing it is utterly stupid.
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Once Upon a Time 7×11: Sacrifices and Sisters

The final chapter of Once Upon a Time has begun. The long hiatus has come to an end, as the veteran show kicked off the second half of its seventh season in an episode that revealed how Zelena came to the new ‘verse and got her magic back — the character’s reasons, that is. We all know they brought back Bex because she’s amazing…and her fanbase is huge.

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Can Once Upon A Time Survive This Season?

This is a tricky one. On one hand, this season of Once Upon a Time is actually ten times better than the series has been for the last few years. On the other hand, you got rid of 66% of the beloved cast, and there are people that are very upset. That being said, the ratings are in the toilet. Can Once Upon a Time recover from this? I don’t know. I’ve seen it done before. Sometimes, fan favorites, regardless of how crappy their numbers are, get the renewal anyway. This will come down to if ABC really wants to invest. Of course, with the graveyard slot it, seems like the network’s faith in the fairytale drama is fading.

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Once Upon a Time’s Lack of Sensitivity to Rape is Hugely Problematic

The two-episode sign-off before the three-week hiatus featured yet another male character being raped without so much as an utterance of the assault. This lack of sensitivity that Once Upon a Time has shown — multiple times — is majorly problematic, especially since a huge part of the fanbase is made up of children.

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