Critic Consensus: Tricky table setting doesn't stop "Traitor" from having its cake and eating it too, skillfully returning to campy form with ample gore and a wholly reunited coven.
Critic reviews for Traitor
American Horror Story's "Traitor" was packed with old characters returning, answers and satisfying moments - yet there are still many questions that remain.
It's clear now that the last three flashback episodes have all been designed to essentially unite The Witch Avengers for the oncoming war against The Antichrist.
Things are really heating up (no pun intended...well maybe a little) as we get closer to seeing exactly how Michael brought about the end times.
The Coven-esque episode provides us with many great moments, but the slow narrative progression - not to mention the glaring absence of Michael Langdon - makes Traitor one of Apocalypse's weaker instalments.
It wasn't the most exciting hour of "American Horror Story: Apocalypse" this season, but it did lay some good groundwork...
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