Arrow’s prevailing theme in its episode titled “Second Chances” was all about giving people another chance to redeem themselves where they’ve gone wrong. I mean as far as hitting episodic themes and proverbial themes on the head, this episode definitely did that. This season hasn’t been a smooth ride toRead More →

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After a month hiatus that left fans grappling with the implications of Arrow‘s midseason finale, Arrow returned with a winter premiere that showed progress and felt promising. We finally got some closure on Laurel’s “return,” which wasn’t even a return so much as it was a plot device, as wellRead More →

There was a defining moment in Arrow’s midseason premiere where Felicity was having a conversation with Black Siren about how Oliver was trying to save her. Because he couldn’t save their Laurel. How this was his chance for redemption. And then I realized that, much like Oliver, this is Arrow’sRead More →

Arrow writers, You have failed this audience. This season of Arrow has been disappointing and agitating to say the least. But silly me to have some hope heading into the midseason finale that perhaps would jumpstart a better second half. While Arrow’s season 5 midseason finale seemed to recapture someRead More →

A new season of Arrow means a new season of roundtables where Fangirlish writers Alyssa, Lizzie, Lyra, and Nora discuss the hot topics from every Arrow episode. In Arrow’s fourth episode of season 5, Oliver and Lyla set off on a rescue mission to free Diggle from a jail cell.Read More →

A new season of Arrow means a new season of roundtables where Fangirlish writers Alyssa, Lizzie, and Nora discuss the hot topics from every Arrow episode. In Arrow’s third episode of season 5, Cody Rhodes made a guest appearance as a super-enhanced drug dealer, which presented a rematch between RhodesRead More →

When it comes to Arrow’s voice of reason over the past four seasons that has undeniably been one John Diggle. But following the traumatic events involving Diggle and his brother Andy, where John killed his brother after feeling threatened for the safety of his family, that’s something that has nowRead More →

Every week, Fangirlish writers will be discussing new episodes of Arrow and sharing their thoughts, feelings, and speculation about the hour’s hot topics in a little something we like to call Fangirlish Roundtables. Today, we’re breaking down episode 4×21 of Arrow, “Monument Point,” where we discuss Original Team Arrow leadingRead More →

Every week, Fangirlish writers will be discussing new episodes of Arrow and sharing their thoughts, feelings, and speculation about the hour’s hot topics in a little something we like to call Fangirlish Roundtables. Today, we’re breaking down episode 4×19 of Arrow, “Canary Cry,” where we discuss Diggle’s guilt, Quentin’s denial,Read More →

The Flash managed to bring forth several of my favorite elements of the show, including heart, Arrow crossovers, and a post-credits scene that was a game changer in every sense of the word. While I’ve been critical of The Flash early on this season – only because it failed toRead More →

While Arrow might be a superhero show make no mistake that the show’s true superpower rests with the characters that have defined this show over the course of its four seasons. And in Wednesday’s episode, two of the fandom’s favorites — and Oliver’s partners — John Diggle and Felicity SmoakRead More →

Arrow shocked its audience in the Oct. 7 season premiere when the episode’s final scene showed a distraught Oliver Queen standing in front of a grave six months into the future. But of course the camera never panned to the shot of the front of the gravestone revealing who wasRead More →