For Katie Cassidy Rodgers, her final appearance as part of Arrow was an emotional one. After all, she was there for the very first one — all those years ago — before there was an Arrowverse. And watching it grow into the force that it’s become — and all of the wonderfulRead More →

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What defines a hero? Are they defined by the mistakes they’ve made or the good they’re able to accomplish? This should be a rhetorical question because the answer is obviously the latter. Heroes are heroes because they do the things that normal people wouldn’t dare. They put their lives onRead More →

While Arrow has been a disappointment for the majority of season 5, these last several episodes of the season has shown us that Arrow is still capable of solid storytelling and beautiful character exploration. After five seasons telling how Oliver got off Lian Yu and has grown into the GreenRead More →

Let’s take a look at this week’s DCTV season finale recap: Supergirl, breaks Kara’s heart (and ours) by sending Mon-El away. The Flash, sends Barry away. Arrow, leaves the fates of the entire core cast minus Oliver Queen up in the air after this season literally went out with aRead More →

After watching Arrow’s penultimate episode, I feel like I’ve been through a war. An emotional assault that felt so intense yet so good. There was a point where I had to remind myself to breathe because it was so intense. God, I’ve missed Arrow. I don’t what’s in the waterRead More →

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 →

Last time Fangirlish attended Heroes and Villains Fan Fest (HVFF) NY/NJ it was in the middle of a snow storm. Snowpocalypse made it so attendees and actors couldn’t get into the area, the Saturday panels were closed, and the Nocking Point wine party was open for a limited time. ThisRead More →

While Laurel Lance met her tragic end on Arrow late in season four, that didn’t spell the end of Katie Cassidy within this Arrowverse. With The Flash exploring the idea of the multiverse, which included a heavy focus on Earth-2, we saw Cassidy return as Black Canary’s doppleganger Black Siren.Read More →

Every week, Fangirlish writers will be discussing new episodes of The Flash 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 the penultimate episode of The Flash season two, “Invincible,” where we discussRead More →

If there’s one thing I’ve learned about The Flash over these past two seasons it’s that despite it being considered the lightest of the DC television shows on The CW, it still possesses a great amount of darkness as the stakes tick up at the end of the season. TheRead 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 →

Laurel Lance lives…on Earth-2, that is, in the penultimate episode of The Flash season two. The CW has released an official synopsis for episode 2×22 of The Flash titled “Invincible,” (airing May 17) which features Katie Cassidy’s return to the DCTV world as Laurel Lance’s doppleganger, Black Siren, an Earth-2 metahumanRead 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 4×18 of Arrow, “Eleven-Fifty-Nine,” where we discuss the death of Laurel Lance,Read More →