Properly, after 4 controversial seasons, Netflix’s 13 Causes Why simply got here to an finish.
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And let’s be sincere: This present ought to’ve ended after Season 1, however right here we’re.
This is what occurred to Clay, Justin, Jessica, Tony, and the remainder of their pals by the tip of the collection:
?Clearly MASSIVE spoilers forward for the ultimate season.?
In the course of the remaining season, Clay’s major storyline focuses on his guilt over framing Monty for Bryce’s homicide and Monty’s eventual demise whereas in jail. Clay spends a majority of this season coping with his psychological well being, particularly after he cannot account for giant quantities of time and begins to violently act out. Ultimately, whereas in remedy, Clay remembers his misplaced reminiscences, which embrace being the particular person behind graffiti that has appeared round city, terrorizing his fellow seniors throughout a tenting journey, and setting a automobile on hearth throughout a faculty walkout. In the course of the collection finale, Clay will get into Brown College and is even elected class speaker at commencement.
Initially of the season, Justin returns from rehab and is able to take his sobriety severely. He spends the primary few episodes repeatedly attending AA conferences and making an attempt to maintain Clay out of hassle. In fact, that is 13 Causes Why, so Justin’s happiness is fleeting. He learns that his mother died of a potential overdose, which leads him to relapse. Ultimately, Justin guarantees he’ll get sober, however he by no means will get the possibility as a result of he instantly collapses at promenade. Within the collection finale, it is revealed that Justin has examined optimistic for HIV-1 and it has progressed to AIDS; plus he has pneumonia, a “mind an infection,” and different well being points. Justin’s well being solely deteriorates from right here, and he ultimately dies surrounded by Clay and Clay’s mother and father. After his demise, Clay finds Justin’s school essay, which was about their brotherhood.
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All through the ultimate season, Jessica continues to take care of her sexual assault, particularly after she hallucinates Bryce. After Justin breaks up together with her, Jessica begins relationship Diego, which does not final lengthy after she regularly goes again to Justin. Jessica makes use of her position at Liberty Excessive to attempt to make it a greater place for all college students. Whereas persevering with to guide Arms Off, a gaggle for sexual assault survivors, she additionally takes an curiosity within the new safety measures Liberty has put in place. Alongside Clay, Jess helps set up a walkout after confronting Principal Bolan concerning the police presence in school. In fact, within the remaining episode, Jess is devastated about Justin’s demise and even tells him that he “taught her methods to love.”
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Tony’s final-season storyline offers with him being recruited by the sheriff’s workplace to affix a boxing league. He thrives whereas boxing and goes on to win a number of fights, which ultimately results in a scholarship supply from a recruiter. On high of his new ardour for boxing — Archie Andrews can be so proud — Tony spends the ultimate season suspicious of Tyler and questioning if he is shopping for weapons once more. In the meantime, Liberty Excessive Faculty decides to do an unannounced lockdown drill, which solely provides to Tony’s paranoia. Tyler finally ends up being tremendous (extra on this later), and Tony has nothing to fret about. In the course of the collection finale, after a lot hesitation, Tony decides to take the boxing scholarship. He sells the storage, and he and Caleb plan for a cheerful future.
After murdering Bryce final season, Alex spends the ultimate season making an attempt to maintain his involvement a secret and discovering his sexuality. Alex’s storyline begins with him kissing Zach after Zach saves him from falling off a roof. Ultimately, Alex begins relationship Winston, Monty’s ex, which will get tremendous sophisticated and ultimately ends. In the course of the horrific college lockdown, Alex has a panic assault and tries to flee the classroom he is locked in, however Charlie helps him by way of it and the 2 of them find yourself kissing. The remainder of the season is actually fairly nice for Alex. He and Charlie begin relationship, Alex introduces him to his mother and father, and Alex even reveals that he is falling in love. In the course of the collection finale, Alex comes clear to Winston and tells him that he killed Bryce. Winston agrees to maintain Alex’s secret as a result of he loves him.
Out of everybody, Zach is dealing the worst with all of the secrets and techniques. He spends a majority of this season drunk, hooking up with random ladies, and insisting that he does not care about school. After an evening of partying, Clay finally ends up driving Zach’s automobile off a cliff and injuring Zach. In the course of the college lockdown, Zach is caught in a classroom with Winston, the place Zach admits that he badly beat up Bryce earlier than he died. This leads your entire soccer crew to beat up Zach as a result of they need to know the true story. In the course of the collection finale, Alex lastly confronts Zach about his ingesting, particularly when he refuses to go to Justin within the hospital. Ultimately, Coach Kerba affords Zach an assistant teaching job at Liberty, however provided that he graduates and stays sober.
This season begins with the police discovering Tyler’s bag of weapons from a number of seasons in the past and bringing him in for questioning. That is what causes Clay and Tony to maintain a detailed eye on Tyler as a result of they’re nervous he’ll inform the police all of their secrets and techniques. Additionally, Tony thinks Tyler is shopping for weapons once more after he catches him giving cash to a “gun supplier.” Ultimately, Clay and Tony study that Tyler is working with the police to assist get weapons off the streets. Additionally throughout this remaining season, Tyler begins relationship Monty’s sister Estela after they spend time collectively in the course of the college lockdown and Tyler talks about his sexual assault.
Ani is not in plenty of this remaining season, however she’s nonetheless concerned in plenty of the drama. The season begins with Ani’s mother saying that she’s shifting, so Ani strikes in with Jessica so she will end her senior yr at Liberty. On the college’s Future Truthful, Ani is the primary particular person to identify Winston and shortly alerts Clay that this might unravel all of their secrets and techniques. Clay’s psychological well being begins to have an effect on his relationship with Ani, and the 2 ultimately break up and Ani leaves to go to her mother. Finally, Ani returns and apologizes to Jessica for sleeping with Bryce. Within the collection finale, Ani reveals that Mrs. Walker is utilizing Bryce’s school tuition to assist fund Arms Off.
Charlie St. George
After serving to everybody cowl up Bryce’s homicide final season, Charlie turns into an necessary member of the pal group. This season, Charlie continues to maintain everybody’s secrets and techniques whereas getting nearer to Alex. He helps Alex in the course of the college lockdown and is the one to provoke the kiss between the 2 of them. Whereas Alex is hesitant about their relationship at first, Charlie embraces it from the beginning. Ultimately, Charlie comes out to his dad as bisexual and tells him about Alex, too. After Charlie adorably asks Alex to promenade, they’re topped Promenade King and King. Actually, Alex and Charlie’s relationship is the one good factor to come back out of this season.
Following Monty’s demise final season, Winston, who connected with Monty, is decided to seek out out who killed Bryce. So Winston transfers to Liberty to unravel every thing. He finally ends up asking Diego and Estela to assist him, and after receiving a replica of Bryce’s tape by which he confesses to every thing, they imagine Jessica is behind his homicide. In between investigating, Winston attends promenade, and he slow-dances with a hallucination of Monty and says goodbye to him. Actually, I did not want a scene that humanized Monty, however okay. In the course of the collection finale, Alex ultimately tells Winston that he killed Bryce, and Winston decides to maintain his secret as a result of he does love Alex.
Diego is a brand new character however performs an enormous half within the remaining season. Within the early episodes, Diego has made it his aim to make Clay’s life a dwelling hell as a result of he is fairly sure Monty did not kill Bryce and Clay is behind framing him. In fact, whereas all of this is occurring, Diego begins relationship Jessica. After listening to Bryce’s confession tape, Diego turns into suspicious of Jessica and believes that she, Justin, and Zach had so much to do with Bryce’s homicide. Naturally, his suspicion leads Jess to interrupt up with him. In the course of the collection finale, Diego and Jessica get examined for HIV after Justin dies, and Diego even asks Jess out once more outdoors the clinic.
Bryce Walker and Monty de la Cruz
Alright, so Bryce and Monty are within the remaining season so much, regardless of having died final season. Each of their ghosts hang-out Clay as he offers along with his psychological well being. Bryce additionally seems as Jess continues to hallucinate him. And Monty will get a remaining second with Winston earlier than disappearing.
In the course of the remaining season, Chloe seems solely a handful of occasions, and it is principally to verify in on Zach. Throughout one of many occasions Zach is tremendous drunk, he kisses Chloe, who reveals that she has a extremely nice boyfriend now. In the course of the collection finale, Chloe is seen at commencement supporting her former classmates.
So, Ryan was final seen throughout Season 2 after Hannah’s story got here to a detailed. He seems in the course of the collection finale at commencement and even hits on Winston.
Equally to Ryan, Courtney appeared just a little in Season Three however made her final collection common look throughout Season 2. She additionally seems at commencement in the course of the collection finale.
And at last, Hannah’s tapes
Okay, whereas the tapes aren’t ~technically~ a personality, they’re nonetheless tremendous necessary to the collection. In the course of the collection finale, Hannah’s mother mails Clay the tapes as a result of she thinks Clay and Tony ought to have them. Within the remaining moments of the present, Clay, Tony, Jessica, Zach, Alex, Tyler, and everybody else bury Hannah’s tapes and say goodbye one final time.