Six years ago, Oliver Queen returned home to Star(ling) City after five years of being presumed dead. He was a broken man still marred by his demons and the unsettling feeling that came with returning to his former home knowing that things would never be the way they once were.Read More →

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To say that I thoroughly enjoyed the latest episode of Arrow would be a gross understatement. This episode reminded me of all of the reasons I love Arrow. And none of them had to do with the wannabes that must never be named again. “Doppleganger” reminded me of the showRead More →

You know that old saying of when things are good bad things are sure to follow? Well, that could certainly describe Oliver Queen’s Thanksgiving as our pesky FBI Agent Samandra Watson tried to play Grinch to Oliver’s holiday season. Arrow invited us to a special Thanksgiving hour, aptly titled “Thanksgiving,”Read 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 →

Arrow has proven that it’s capable of redemption, which has been the case with these last several episodes of season 5, which has felt like the season 5 we were promised. Arrow‘s penultimate episode touched on all of the things we loved: Stephen Amell and Josh Segarra’s dynamic, the riseRead 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 →

Arrow continues to deliver in its revival tour that progressed with “Honor Thy Fathers,” which took a look at the similarities and differences between Oliver Queen and Adrian Chase. It was an episode where Oliver got some real character growth, and an episode where Chase planned his next move that’sRead More →

From the very beginning, Oliver Queen’s journey to becoming the Green Arrow has been rooted in his father’s insistence that he correct his wrongs and make a better future for the city he tainted. It’s a tall order for anyone to leave behind a lasting legacy that your parents haveRead More →

As a prelude to my latest Arrow review, I shall warn thee that this review will be a roasting. In an episode aptly titled, “Fighting Fire With Fire,” there was an overarching theme about what happens when you play with dangerous things. If you mess with fire, you’re most likelyRead 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, 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 →

Following Arrow’s fourth season, Thea Queen decided to take a break from Team Arrow following an emotional season filled with tragedy, blood lust, and questionable decisions. So when season five picks up we’ll see a different Thea Queen as she steps up to help her brother Oliver with his mayoralRead 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 →