Elisa Maza arrives on scene. There's a huge battle on a skyscraper with an old Scottish castle that has been recently installed. The castle's history is revealed. It was the ancestral home of the Gargoyles. Magical creatures who were betrayed long ago by the humans they protected.
In the past, Goliath returns to the castle to find most of his clan have been destroyed, and the humans have been captured. The gargoyles go to rescue the humans, they rescues the humans and save the eggs, but the Magus casts a spell on them to sleep. A thousand years later they wake up in Manhattan. Now the Gargoyles have to adapt to their situation.
Detective Elisa Maza goes to investigate the falling castle debris. She encounters the gargoyles. She offers to help the Gargoyles understand their new environment. Maza and Goliath agree to meet the next night so she can show him the city. Meanwhile the other gargoyles do their own exploring.
Goliath and Elisa are attacked in the park. They manage to escape, but Goliath is hit with a tranquilizer and it's near dawn. Elisa learns what happens to gargoyles during the day. She has to deal with their pursuers and protect Goliath until he can awaken. That night Xanatos reunites the clan with someone they thought had perished 1000 years ago. Xanatos asks the gargoyles for a favor.
The Gargoyles retrieve Xanatos's stolen data. When they return, Goliath meets with Elisa who gives him the real story on the data. Goliath informs the others, which sets up a battle, and the Gargoyles learn more about the last battle at Castle Wyvern.
Xanatos proposes to Fox, he gives her the Eye of Odin as an engagement gift. The Eye causes Fox to undergo a transformation, Xanatos tries to help her on his own, but when that fails, he tries to manipulate the gargoyles. Are the gargoyles willing to help Xanatos after all he's done to them?
Xanatos asks Goliath to his best man at his wedding, he also arranges for Demona to be the maid of honor. Goliath reluctantly shows up at the wedding, Demona uses the phoenix gate to transport the wedding party to the past, where she tries to alter history.
Demona promises to make Xanatos immortal by sharing a spell that has kept her young for the past few centuries. But she lied, and casts a different spell. You'll start to learn about Demona's past, and her relationship with MacBeth.
The history between Demona and MacBeth is further explored. The Gargoyles find a statue of Elisa in the Tower, as they explore the city they find more statues. They need to find out what happened. Xanatos stops the broadcast, but it's too late. Goliath and Xanatos must work together to save the city.
In the past, MacBeth and Demona agree to help each other, the bargain is sealed with a magical pact by the Weird Sisters. In the present, Manhattan awakens with no knowledge of what transpired. Xanatos comes up with a plan, Elisa goes to confront him.
How MacBeth and Demona went from allies to bitter enemies is finally revealed. Xanatos and the Gargoyles have a plan to save the city, but the personal battle between MacBeth and Demona may interfere with their chances of success.
Elisa is almost run off the road by something resembling Goliath, but he was occupied at the time. The culprit leads to a project sponsored by Xanatos. Goliath, Xanatos and Sevarius face a creation that seems to have inherited their best characteristics.
As the clan is close to finishing their patrol, MacBeth attacks. After defeating MacBeth, they settle down for sleep. That night, all the gargoyles awaken, except Hudson, they suspect MacBeth used magic on their comrade. The Gargoyles try to find a cure for their friend.
Tommy, the boy Goliath and his clan befriended 1000 years ago arrives in Manhattan. He needs help in Avalon. Goliath Elisa, and Bronx go with him to help and see find out what happened to the Gargoyle eggs.
Goliath, Elisa meet with Katherine, and the Mage. They're under attack from the Archmage, Demona, MacBeth, and 3 of Auberon's children. Elisa knows they'll need more allies in the up coming fight. She goes to wake a human whose been on the island for a long time.
The world tour continues in Alaska. Where the group encounters a sea monster that separates the group. Goliath and Angela encounter some Gargoyles, and Elisa meets with the locals. The local shaman tries to convince her grandson that the legends are true, while the native gargoyles convince Goliath, the humans destroyed the gargoyles in the area.
Goliath, Angela, Elisa, and Bronx, arrive in Africa - only to discover Elisa's Mom; The Father/Daughter "tension", between Goliath and Angela, intensifies; The Gargoyles, Elisa, and her mother (who learns about Elisa's "secret"), become involved in a tribal curse.
The travelers end up in the arctic circle where a man tries to trade them blankets, other survival items for the Eye of Odin. They soon realize it really is Odin, Goliath uses the Eye to fight Odin. The power soon goes to Goliath's head.
The world tour continues on Easter Island. Elisa falls asleep as Goliath and Angela explore the island. Elisa awakens and cannot remember who she is and worse she does not recall the gargoyles. Goliath tries to help her regain her memory, but Angela and Bronx are attacked, and their attacker may hold the key to Elisa's memory
The world tour continues in Japan. Where they encounter a whole clan of Gargoyles. Unlike Goliath's clan, these gargoyles are know in the village they protect. One person wants to expose the gargoyles to the entire world, in the form of an amusement park.
Goliath attempts to use the phoenix gate to travel through time to get to Manhattan. He arrives to find Demona has joined the clan, and is married to Brooklyn. Xanatos has the gargoyles on the run, but finds unexpected allies in the Xanatos's son. Goliath tries to find out where/when everything went wrong, and who was ultimately responsible.
Wolf and his ghostly ancestor, Hakon travel to Manhattan to get their revenge on the Gargoyles. While Goliath and Hudson fight them off, one other is seeking the Gargoyles, a person who has had numerous encounters with the Gargoyles is out to cream Goliath.
Elisa is temporarily assigned a new partner and get switched to day shift. She asks the gargoyles to watch over some warehouses the thieves might try to hit next. Hunters appear and attack the gargoyles.