A Closer Look: The Flash – “Shade”

This Season of The Flash has wasted no time in furthering the plot with each episode, but this week’s episode holds particular status for pushing every existing storyline to the point of no return. Much like how the metahuman Shade was to distract the Team from Alchemy’s attack on Wally, the episode title of “Shade”…

A Closer Look: Arrow – “So It Begins”

And so it begins – the major story arc of Arrow Season 5 that is. Prometheus has revealed himself and is aiming to make life a living hell for both Oliver and the Green Arrow. Though despite being his first sustained appearance, it seems like Prometheus has had plans for both Oliver/ Green Arrow long…

A Closer Look: Arrow – “Human Target”

This week the Church arc came to a close in one of the tightest situations we’ve seen in Arrow yet… oh who am I kidding, Oliver’s faked his death more times than we can count! Though with Oliver Queen currently at his highest, there’s no place to go but down as the worst is still…

A Closer Look: The Flash – “Monster”

This season we’ve been thrown several building questions: What will happen with Caitlin? When will Alchemy come for Wally? And who is Julian Dorn? Well this episode began to answer two of those as Team Flash faced off against a real monster – though it might not be the monster you think. Who was the…

A Closer Look: Arrow – “Penance”

Last week’s episode of Arrow left off on two very big cliffhangers. As if Lyla coming to ask Oliver for help breaking Diggle out of jail wasn’t enough, Felicity told the man with the 5000 year old unstoppable rags that she was the one responsible for nuking his home town. Is Oliver going to jail?…

A Closer Look: The Flash – “The New Rogues”

With Captain Cold gone, we started to wonder if we’d ever get to see the Rogue’s Gallery again. Well this episode gave us two famous Rogues – Mirror Master and Top – but that wasn’t all. Jesse Quick took the field, the team searched for a new Wells and the Caitlin mystery grew even further.…