YMMV / Ripper Street

  • Jerkass Woobie: Fred Best, as of Threads of Silk and Gold, when someone blackmails him with photos of him getting intimate with his boyfriend.
  • Moral Event Horizon: Goodnight murdering Hobbs
    • Reid has one in the Season 2 finale when he straight up orders Drake to murder Shine
    • Inspector Shine killing Morris Linklater. He's done terrible stuff before, but this is the first time we see the full capacity of his villainy.
  • Nightmare Fuel:
  • What lies behind Max's bandanna in Become Man. It's a huge gap where her right jaw should be, including a view into her mouth.
  • The Woobie:
    • Drake has his moments. Especially toward the end of season two. His wife Bella as well — so much so that she kills herself.
    • Susan lands into financial trouble in second season and her creditor threatens to take the house from her if she doesn't sleep with him. Then there's the whole ordeal with Raine Thorne...