“Heart of the Matter” Part 2 – SEASON FINALE – Review of S7 E18 of THE FLASH

Godspeed has the upper hand. Wally is in what appears to be a coma. Barry is inside Godspeed’s mind and it doesn’t appear to be a welcoming place. Things are looking bleak all around. However, this is the season finale so a resolution is on it’s way. Just how can they defeat Godspeed? Wanna know more? Follow us after the jump!

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Flash #772 Preview

DC has posted several preview pages from next week’s issue of The Flash, and you can see them at Adventures In Poor Taste. In the preview, Wally realizes he’s going to have to get a regular job to keep his family financially afloat…and Heat Wave gets some bad news.

Check it out at the link!

THE FLASH #772
story by Jeremy Adams
art by Will Conrad
cover by Brandon Peterson
ON SALE: 7/20/21
$3.99 US | 32 PAGES | FC | DC
card stock variant cover by Brett Booth
US $4.99
Leaving past mistakes behind and racing into the future, Wally West returns as Central City’s Scarlet Speedster! Now reunited with his wife, Linda, and their two children, the former Kid Flash begins a new chapter in his life. But Wally quickly remembers that saving lives and fighting super-villains may make him a hero, but they don’t pay the bills. Luckily, an old friend may have just the right job for this blue-collar champion.

DC’s October 2021 Solicitations

DC has posted their full complement of solicitations for October 2021, and here are all the ones relating to the Flash. There’s not much to be seen, as DC’s generally focusing on Batman and Wonder Woman that month. Regardless, here’s what we’ve got.

You can see the rest of the solicitations at CBR.

THE FLASH #775
Writer: JEREMY ADAMS
Artist: FERNANDO PASARIN
Cover: BRANDON PETERSON
Variant Cover: JORGE CORONA
$4.99 US | 48 PGS | $5.99 US VARIANT (Card Stock)
ON SALE 10/19/21
Hunt for the glaive!
When a mysterious glaive crash-lands in the middle of Central City, the Flash must race against time to stop its ill effects, all while keeping an army of super-villains from obtaining this unknown and sinister cosmic prize.

JUSTICE LEAGUE: LAST RIDE #6
Writer: CHIP ZDARSKY
Artists: MIGUEL MENDONÇA
Cover: DARICK ROBERTSON
Variant Cover: MICHAEL CHOI
$3.99 US | 32 PGS | 6 of 7 | $4.99 US VARIANT (Card Stock)
ON SALE 10/12/21
The JUSTICE LEAGUE is stranded on an Apokolips that’s deadlier than ever, with Earth in its crosshairs! And while the League battles with hordes and the clock, they’re presented with the ultimate quandary—protect the galaxy’s most ruthless bounty hunter LOBO, sacrifice him, or do something…more unspeakable! Even worse, they must do all of this while dealing with a TRAITOR IN THEIR MIDST! Will they be too late, since all roads lead…to Darkseid?.

ACTION COMICS #1036
Writers: PHILLIP KENNEDY JOHNSON and SEAN LEWIS
Artists: DANIEL SAMPERE and SAMI BASRI
Cover: DANIEL SAMPERE
Variant Cover: JULIAN TOTINO TEDESCO
$4.99 | 40 pages | $5.99 US Variant (Card Stock)
ON SALE 10/26/21
THE WARWORLD SAGA BEGINS! After learning of an enslaved race with mysterious ties to Krypton, Superman and the Authority travel across the galaxy to dethrone the new Mongul and liberate Warworld. Introducing new characters and a new corner of the DC Universe, the biggest Superman event since the Death and Return of Superman begins HERE!

TEEN TITANS ACADEMY #8
Writer: TIM SHERIDAN
Artist: RAFA SANDOVAL
Cover: RAFA SANDOVAL
Variant Cover: PHILIP TAN
$3.99 US | 32 PGS | $4.99 US VARIANT (Card Stock)
ON SALE 10/26/21
It’s Halloween at the Academy! That means homecoming is fast approaching! With the freshmen excited about getting in touch with their spooky sides, the faculty, again, grapples with the scary threat posed by their rogue student, the mysterious Red X. Luckily, this time, the Titans have help from some old friends who have, at long last, come home…

JUSTICE LEAGUE: ENDLESS WINTER
Writers: ANDY LANNING and RON MARZ
Artists: HOWARD PORTER, MARCO SANTUCCI, CLAYTON HENRY, XERMANICO, and more
$29.99 | 232 PGS | 6 5/8″ x 10 3/16″ | Hardcover
ISBN: 978-1-77951-153-9
ON SALE 11/9/21
There’s an extinction-level storm wreaking havoc on the entirety of Earth, and the Justice League finds themselves fighting a literal force of nature! Enter the Frost King, a monster mad with power, with an ice army at his command! What devastating secrets lie in the Frost King’s past?

SUPERMAN AND THE AUTHORITY
Writer: GRANT MORRISON
Artist: MIKEL JANIN
Cover: MIKEL JANIN
$24.99 | 136 PGS | 6 5/8″ x 10 3/16″ | Hardcover
ISBN: 978-1-77951-361-8
ON SALE 11/16/21
A new Authority for a new era! Sometimes even Superman needs to enlist help. Sometimes tasks require methods and heroes unfit even for the Justice League. So Clark Kent seeks out Manchester Black, the most dastardly of rogues, to form an all-new Authority tasked with taking care of some business on the sly. But can the Man of Steel hold together and inspire a team of rogues to become the heroes he needs? Collects Superman and the Authority #1-4.

“Blink of An Eye” Finale – Review of The FLASH 2021 ANNUAL

We’ve been following Wally West throughout time, as he leaps into the bodies of speedster after speedster. Wally is trying to prevent a catastrophic explosion of Speed Force energy in every era, as the Speed Force attempts to heal itself. Just what, or who, is responsible for all these near-calamities? And, in all of this will Wally finally find redemption? Wanna know more? Follow us after the jump!

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“Heart of the Matter” Part 1 – S7 E17 of THE FLASH

Season 7 is nearly done – but not before we have an epic 2-parter for the finale. The gang’s all here…including not one, but TWO of Barry and Iris’ kids! There’s more, of course, as the battle with Godspeed hits its high point. I really can’t say more on this side of the jump without spoiling things. Let’s just say there’s MORE than enough super-speed action to satisfy any Flash fan in this episode. Wanna know more? Then follow us after the jump!

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Flash Annual 2021 Preview

DC has posted six pages from this week’s Flash annual, and you can see them at Graphic Policy. In the preview, Wally has to relive the tragedy at Sanctuary…and learns something surprising about what happened that day. It might please a few unhappy fans.

Check it out at the link!

 

THE FLASH 2021 ANNUAL #1
written by Jeremy Adams
art by Brandon Peterson and Fernando Pasarin
cover by Brandon Peterson
card stock variant cover by Brett Booth
ON SALE 6/29/2021
$5.99 US | 48 PAGES | FC | DC
card stock variant cover $6.99 US | FC | DC
The lightning-fast and action-packed “Surge” story line races to its conclusion as Wally West returns to the present day with a new perspective on the past and a reinvigorated desire to take back the mantle of the Flash. With one last hurdle to leap, Wally puts the past behind him, but he’ll need to propel himself further and faster than ever before to do it.