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(Stage 3)
Season 3
Episode 9
Airdate December 6, 2017
Written by Kyle Bradstreet & Courtney Looney
Directed by Sam Esmail
U.S. viewers 0.44 M
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eps3.8_stage3.torrent is the ninth episode of Season 3 of Mr. Robot. It was broadcast on December 6, 2017



<@mrrobot> elliot trolls a former ally. mr. robot leaves cryptic txt. tyrell gets new cmds. tbh darlene's plan is next level risky biz.

Origin of the Title

  • The extension: A .torrent is a file used by torrent programs like Uorrent to download files specified by the.torrent file.


Darlene and Dom hook up. Elliott/Mr. Robot learns that the Dark Army owns the FBI. Tyrell is made CTO of Ecorp and let off the hook for the 5/9 hack. Elliott tries to reverse the 5/9 hack using trenton's instructions, Darlene tries to honeypot Dom and it all goes sideways.

Episode Notes


  • Darlene uses a Tastic RFID Thief from Bishop Fox to attempt to clone Dom's FBI ID badge in the bar, but it fails to read the card.



  • The woman test driving the car with Irving is played by actress Carolina Ravassa, who voices a hacker named Sombra in the video game Overwatch.

Easter Eggs

Season 3 Episodes