Following a somewhat depressing season as far as The Flash is concerned, it sounds like Season 3 is going to return The Flash to its lighter roots once Team Flash overcomes this whole “Barry being lost to the Speed Force” thing. Last season, Barry Allen and Iris West began theirRead More →

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When we last left Team Flash, they were celebrating defeating the villainous Savitar only to face a new obstacle: losing Barry Allen. After a season filled with selfish behaviors, including creating Flashpoint, Barry finally owned up to his wrongs and gave himself over to the Speed Force. And we’ve neverRead More →

Barry Allen and Iris West are synonymous with endgame. While that’s certainly proven true in the comics, it wasn’t always a guarantee on The Flash. Certainly, it was the intention. But as writers, you have to learn that if something isn’t working, then you move on. Like another DCTV show.Read More →

When it comes to superhero television shows, there is so much to love. Sure, we’ll initially drawn to the story due to their superhero persona. But when it comes down to it, we care as much as we do about these shows because we give a damn about the personRead More →

All season long, I’ve been criticizing Barry – rightfully so – for his selfish decision to create Flashpoint and subsequently affect everything in its wake. While Barry has surely had to deal with a few consequences of Flashpoint – including nearly losing the love of his life and Caitlin becomingRead More →

Remember last week’s episode, “Cause and Effect?” Remember that return to the optimistic, hopeful show that The Flash has established itself as since its inception? Yeah, well, that’s gone. Now it’s back to the intense darkness as Savitar prepares to shatter our world. Well, it was fun while it lasted.Read More →

The expression, “Don’t fix what’s not broken” is one that can apply to a lot of things. It can apply to household appliances. It can apply to sports organizations. It can apply to relationships. And it most certainly applies to television shows that have a recognizable tone that has definedRead More →

In a season of The Flash where Barry Allen had become the villain of his own story, ironically that proved to be true in terms of storytelling, as well. After the long, dragged out process of dangling Savitar’s identity in front of us like a tasteless bone, The Flash finallyRead More →

While The Flash has certainly been at the top of its game this season with these last few episodes, “Abra Kadabra” felt more like a filler episode at times. But I get it. It was molded to fit the circumstances needed to set up the next wave of episodes. ItRead More →

One of the recurring themes on The Flash throughout its first three seasons has been the presence of a speedster villain as Barry Allen’s nemesis. But that won’t be the case for The Flash‘s fourth season. “Next season we’re not going to have a speedster [as the villain],” executive producerRead More →

When it comes to The Flash’s success in the course of this now third season, I’ve always believed that it hit its peak in its freshman season. There was a level of thrill, excitement, and emotional trauma that rivaled most shows – and at a consistent pace. It defined TheRead More →