When last we left off, Daniel had been sent to maximum security prison without bail for the murder of Tyler, and Takeda had run off with Amily, leaving Emanda a vengeful mess. The Graysons are still trying to remain united during this crisis to devise any sort of defense they can on Daniel's behalf. The original plan to pin things on Amily won't really fly because she's nowhere to be found, so Victoria wants to paint Jack as a suspect.
The relaxing hiatus is over for the Hamptons elite on "Revenge." When we meet up again with the Graysons, Emily Thorne & co. on the beach, they look stunned, which we then learn is due to the gun Tyler has pointed at them.
In the aftermath of Tyler's shocking murder on the beach, the Graysons have now banded together to help protect Daniel (and their reputations), just like they stuck together to cover up for Conrad.
Very quickly, we find out the RSVP card last episode was a bit of misdirection. Amily hasn't laid a trap for Emanda. It's actually Tyler, fresh out of a hospital for the criminally insane, who is out for revenge. He makes it very cl...