Richard finds himself in a web of lies; Jared plans his exit; Jack bets big; Gavin plots a comeback.
The Pied Piper guys try to pull off a stealth plan at Hooli-Con.
The Keenan Vortex
Richard ponders a deal with the tech world’s latest “it” boy; Jack faces setbacks.
Richard crosses paths with a contentious figure from Pied Piper’s past; Erlich reaches out to Monica and Laurie in search of a new endeavor; a launch gone wrong finds Dinesh and Gilfoyle at war, while Jared tries to keep the peace.
The Blood Boy
Cracks in Richard’s latest partnership become more apparent when he is forced to deal with an unexpected interloper; Dinesh scrambles to find a way out of his new relationship; Monica learns of surprising developments at Raviga.
When Richard reaches out to an unlikely ally, Jared worries about the company he is keeping; Gilfoyle gets tough on security in the wake of Dinesh’s latest dalliance; Erlich takes matters into his own hands.
Richard pushes himself to the brink of sanity while trying to move ahead with his next big idea; Erlich finds Jian-Yang unwilling to help with his comeback; Monica sets a trap at Raviga to improve her standing with Laurie; Dinesh goes on a date; Big Head enters the world of academia; Gavin’s future is suddenly uncertain.
Terms of Service
Richard clashes with Dinesh when the latter’s new position goes to his head. Meanwhile, Richard uncovers interesting data about PiperChat’s users; Erlich tries to get involved in Jian-Yang’s new app; and Jared sets ground rules in his friendship with Richard. At Hooli, Jack’s enthusiasm causes a paranoid Gavin to make a rash decision.
In the wake of Pied Piper’s clickfarm scandal, the guys struggle to find funding for Pied Piper’s video-chat app to keep up with their rapidly growing user base. Erlich (T.J. Miller) faces resistance from Big Head’s dad (Patrick O’Connor), while Gavin (Matt Ross) balks after Jack (Stephen Tobolowsky) steps on his toes at Hooli. Having a hard time adjusting to his company’s pivot, Richard (Thomas Middleditch) gets sage advice from an unexpected source, leading him to a big idea that could change his future.