When his climax reached the pre-scripted ones based on Edmund accidentally kills King Richard III. As his father to Richard IV is crowned, is Edmund a Prince and calls himself The Black Adder. But the ghost of Richard III continues to haunt him.
Born to be King
22 June 1983
This episode is a remake of the pilot.
Edmund get revenge when Dougal McAngus, the King's Supreme Commander, Edmunds Scottish estates gets.
29 June 1983
First guest appearance by Bill Wallis (like drunken Knight).
The Royal family and the Church fly each other. It is decided that Edmund to be Archbishop .
Black adder is irritated by the new obsessions that have to do with French things. Therefore he despises all Frenchmen who are saved by theScarlet Pimpernel, but decides to earn some money there anyway. He bet that he can also save a French nobleman. Of course, he is playing out of tune.
Sense and Senility
8 October 1987
When an assassination attempt is being perpetrated on the Prince, BlackAdder tries to protect him by two actors to hire the Prince can help to improve his image.
First and only episode in the series without guest stars.
The General are looking for a war painting that can serve as a cover for the magazine King and Country. Blackadder pretends to be a painting by Lieutenant George by him, in the hope to Paris to be allowed.
October 5, 1989
The orders for "Operation Insanity" in advance. To prevent the General read this message and the plans brings, eat the carrier pigeon on Black adder. He now threatens to come for the firing squad. Also because the dove of General Melchett was.
The Russian Revolution takes place with unexpected consequences: because there is an offensive by Germany threatens to organize a varietéshow BlackAdder to keep morale high. Baldrick does a Charlie Chaplin-imitation and George does a travesty number. But Melchett falls in love with "Georgina".
19 October 1989
Third appearance of Rik Mayall, again as Lord Faisal, and Gabrielle Glaister as Bob. Also includes Adrian Edmondson as Baron Manfred von Richthofen
With German machine guns for them and let them behind British platoons, Black adder, George and Baldrick is inspired to go to the Royal Flying Corps . But BlackAdder and Baldrick deposit down to the German side.