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John Wesley Shipp's '90s Flash Joins CW's Arrowverse 'Elseworlds' Crossover

No, we're not talking his Jay Garrick from the current series: this would be Shipp resuming the mantle of Barry Allen - The Flash.Arrow star Stephen Amell and Arrow/Legends of Tomorrow writer Marc Guggenheim took to Twitter Monday evening to give DCTV fans their first looks at Shipp, who looks like he hasn't missed a[...]

This Year's Arrowverse Crossover is Titled Elseworlds

Arrowverse fans: start speculating. DC announced this afternoon that the three-night Arrowverse crossover this year will be titled "Elseworlds". The crossover begins will The Flash airing on a Sunday, December 9th, followed by Arrow on Monday, December 10th, and wrapping up with Supergirl on Tuesday, December 11th. This will be the debut of Ruby Rose […]

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The Flash Releases the Official Season 5 Synopsis

Read that and check out the season 5 trailer down below!Matching wits with The Thinker, who by season’s end had harnessed the powers of all twelve bus metas he created, stretched Team Flash to their limits, but with the help of some new allies, Barry Allen (aka The Flash) and company were able to put[...]

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The Flash #53 Review: Strength vs. Speed

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] The Flash and Commander Cold have just been laid out by the Trickster… yes, that Trickster. The Strength Force possesses Axel, and he is now among the strongest beings on Earth as a result. Barry and Cold soon find Axel once again, and the rogue now tears through the streets of Central City. […]

The CW Releases The Flash Season 5 New Suit Promo

We're not going to link to those photos, since they were not officially released by The CW, but we're sure you could find them floating around somewhere if you really want to see them.Today, the official The Flash twitter account shared this piece of key art for the upcoming fifth season, and we think Barry[...]

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The Flash #51 Review: Dealing with Emotional Fallout of 'Flash War'

Wally just keeps running and helping around the world.[caption id="attachment_893997" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Flash #51 cover by Howard Porter and Hi-Fi[/caption]All this time, and I think I finally get what Joshua Williamson is doing with his rendition of Barry Allen I’ve been avidly critical of Williamson’s Flash, and I stand by much of what I’ve[...]

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The Flash #50 Review: A Genuinely Good Finale

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]Flashes Barry Allen and Wally West are chasing Zoom, aka Hunter Zolomon, through all of time He has left the 25th Century in desolate and defeated the Justice League That only leaves Barry Allen and Wally West to bring down the corrupted speedster Meanwhile, Kid Flash is the only one who can save Iris[...]

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Justice League #3 Review: Before a Living Galaxy

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Green Lantern John Stewart is under the influence of a strange new power called the Invisible Spectrum. He now uses Ultraviolet energy, granted by Sinestro. Wonder Woman, Flash, Cyborg, and Aquaman must stop their friend if they are to survive. Meanwhile, Superman and Martian Manhunter, accompanied by shrunken-down Batman and Hawkgirl, move closer […]

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Here is Every Funko SDCC Exclusive in One Place

Funko spent the last two weeks announcing a ton of SDCC exclusive Pops, Vynl, Dorbz, and even skateboard decks. We brought them all to you individually, but this post will collect them all into one convenient place for you to peruse and get excited. All of these will be available either at their own booth, […]

5 Things We Want to See in The Flash Season 5

But Barry Allen isn’t an idiot It made sense when it seemed like each of them had an area of expertise, but Barry is a scientist too, and it would be fun to see his CSI ability match with Ralph’s detective skills to work a case that doesn’t involve having to call on Cisco and[...]

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The Flash #49 Review: Revealed! Both Flashes Are Faster Than Superman

Barry Allen isn’t so sure and is worried that his protégé is repeating his own past mistakes that led to the Flashpoint Meanwhile, the natural forces of the world are recoiling at this event, and Amanda Waller, Steve Trevor, and the Justice League are trying to get the situation under control.[caption id="attachment_875610" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The[...]

Addressing Those Flash Season 5 Rumors

Production on the Arrowverse series has started back up, with the writers back in their rooms and the casting agents going out and finding new actors for the big roles. We're already getting announcements of which characters are being promoted to season regulars and which are moving on. In the case of The Flash we […]

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The Flash #48 Review: Wants You to Know it Has Emotions, and It's Right This Time

He has shown Wally the life and world he once had before the Flashpoint, and he even explains Barry Allen’s responsibility in that event Elsewhere, Barry Allen, young Wallace West, and Iris Allen are being held by Commander Cold and the Renegades However, Golden Glider has some information that may turn Cold over to the[...]

Flash Film May Be Taking Tone from 'Back to the Future'

While on the outside maybe that won't impact films already in the early stages of heading towards production, it *does* possibly suggest a tonal shift.[caption id="attachment_860647" align="aligncenter" width="600"] LOS ANGELES, CA - November 13, 2017: Ezra Miller at the world premiere for "Justice League" at The Dolby Theatre, HollywoodPhoto by Featureflash Photo Agency[/caption]Ezra Miller is[...]

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Justice League #1 Advance Review: Everything I Wanted from a Justice League Book

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] The Justice League has been born anew. All heroes across the world work together now with the core team of Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Aquaman, Martian Manhunter, Cyborg, the Flash, and Hawkgirl working in the center of it all. Their base of operations is the Hall of Justice in Washington D.C. Martian Manhunter […]

The Flash Season 4: Box Set Details, Bonus Features, and Release Date

Here is what they have to say along with a list of episodes and bonus features. In Season Four, the mission of Barry Allen, aka The Flash (Grant Gustin), is once more to protect Central City from metahuman threats First, he’ll have to escape the Speed Force With Barry trapped, the job of protecting Central City[...]

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The Flash #47 Review: A Clumsy Start to 'Flash War'

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]Older Wally West and Barry Allen are still on edge with one another when the Renegades, a future-based law enforcement organization based upon the Rogues of Central City, arrive to arrest Iris West for the murder of Eobard Thawne Barry wants to talk it out and discern what is happening, but Wally is ready[...]

The Flash Season 4: How to Defeat The Thinker Without Him Knowing

Tonight is the season 4 finale of The Flash, and the big question has been: how exactly do they defeat The Thinker, aka Clifford DeVoe (Neil Sandilands), in a way that he hasn't already thought of and planned for? That's been the problem all season. From the very beginning, ever since he figured out how […]

Flash Season 4: Inside the Season Finale, 'We Are the Flash'

All rights reserved[/caption]The last we saw of Barry Allen (Grant Gustin) he was pounding on the door of Eobard Thawne's secret chamber in S.T.A.R Labs because Clifford DeVoe (Neil Sandilands) is inside using the Gideon A.I., along with the energy collecting from Fallout (Ryan Alexander McDonald) to initiate the Enlightenment protocol[...]