What Is The Sage Force Anyway? Flash #56 Spoilers

 

My attempts to interpret the Sage Force, one of the new forces in the DC Universe unleashed after the breaking of the Source Wall, as something to do with stuffing turkeys has gone adrift.

Apparently, it has nothing to do with this particular herb at all.

What Is The Sage Force Anyway? Flash #56 Spoilers

Instead, it is something to do with the idea of being 'wise'. Or rather 'telepathic', some kind of all-knowing state. As we saw a reference to in Flash #55…

What Is The Sage Force Anyway? Flash #56 Spoilers

And now confirmed in today's Flash #56.

What Is The Sage Force Anyway? Flash #56 Spoilers

But how does it actually work? What kind of telepathy?

What Is The Sage Force Anyway? Flash #56 Spoilers

Yeah, no one has any answers. Personally, I am thinking that it taps into the Green via any spare bundles of sage left lying around, takes a sidestep to the Red and burrows deep into our subconsciouses. Basically giving us all a through mental stuffing. Possibly with onion and a few cranberries.

FLASH #56 FOIL
(W) Joshua Williamson (A) Scott Kolins (CA) Dan Panosian
Things are about to get hot-very hot!-when Flash has to battle fire monsters generated by his longtime nemesis, Heat Wave. Unfortunately, the pilot light blew out in Mick Rory's head, because he's comatose from the effects of the Sage Force! How can the Scarlet Speedster reach his old frenemy and get him to put out the fire monsters? Looks like Commander Cold takes a demotion…so he can pretend to be Captain Cold and talk Heat Wave down!In Shops: Oct 10, 2018
SRP: $3.99

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Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.

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