One of the most popular shows on CBS is making a comeback with its sixteenth season. The news of the rival of the famous Police procedural thriller, Criminal Minds, has made its fans ecstatic, and many are spending their time revisiting the fantastic storyline.
The news of its revival was confirmed by Paramount+ in February 2021. The show debuted on September 22, 2005, and concluded its fifteenth season on February 19, 2020. It ran for more than a decade and had broadcasted 324 episodes in total.
In fifteen seasons, the writers have given us many memorable episodes. Some of which we enjoyed while some of which we genuinely embodied by creating various situations in the lives of our beloved profilers. Hence, today we are here to recall some of the best criminal minds episodes of season 13.
Season 13 debuted on September 27, 2017, and ended with 22 episodes on April 18, 2018. This season, we were introduced to Matt Simmons, who was brought over from the short-lived spin-off “Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders.” The finale ends up debuting the storyline of one of the most fearsome recurring villains from the series, Peter Lewis, aka Mr. Scratch.
As per IMDb’s website, the season’s final episode, “Believer,” penned by Breen Frazier and directed by Glenn Kershaw, was the most-watched episode. It stood with the ratings of 8.8/10.
The episode commenced with a highly captivating setup with Spencer Reid. It takes off with Reid encountering an anxious prior FBI agent bolted in a storage unit. The agent ends up twisting the case by talking about his kidnapping by a cult and an at-large serial killer recognized as The Stranger. As the issue progresses, the team realizes that they might be in more significant danger.
It was an action-packed episode that led to tons of conflicting information that kept the audience guessing until the very end.