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What a Start! Review of CRISIS ON INFINITE EARTHS Part One

They didn’t hold back…

No matter what you may have expected in the first part of CRISIS ON INFINITE EARTHS, this show went the extra mile. Those of you who read the comic version of this story from 1985-1986 understand the scope of this peril. Even so, the events of the first 60 minutes of this crossover set a record for destruction and key casualties. We’ve been building to this since the first episode of THE FLASH. This is THE big event. Wanna know more? Follow us after the jump!

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“The Last Temptation of Barry Allen” Part one -Review of THE FLASH S6 E7

We are entering the last two episodes of THE FLASH prior to the Crisis on Infinite Earths crossover event. Barry knows he is about to die…right? After two excellent episodes that showcased Cisco and Ralph, we return to a central focus on Barry as he faces “The Last Temptation of Barry Allen.” We needed something epic before stepping into the BIG crossover, and this certainly qualifies. What IS the “last temptation”? And, what will Barry do? Wanna know more? Follow us after the jump!

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Wally West’s Tour of the Multiverse! Review of FLASH FORWARD #2

Wally West has been freed from prison and sent on a mysterious mission by a cosmic being called Tempus Fuginaut. Whether Wally is ready or not, it seems the entire Multiverse depends on what he does next. The Fastest Man Alive is still reeling from the events of HEROES IN CRISIS, and FLASH FORWARD does not shy away from the repercussions of that mini-series. So, this series is meant to answer the question: Can Wally West “Flash Forward” and once again become the hero he was meant to be? What happens as Wally goes to…Earth 23? Follow us after the jump!

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“Death of the Speed Force” Part Three – Review of THE FLASH #78

The presence of all the new forces (Strength, Still, Sage) is causing the Speed Force to fade away. Barry and all the speedsters are getting slower. Without something to turn things around, the Speed Force itself will die! Who can save the Speed Force? By now we have that answer – but the presence of [REDACTED] places all other force users in danger! Barry is once again trying to save everyone, but that plan is quickly falling apart. That’s where we pick up in THE FLASH #78 – want to know more? Follow us after the jump!

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Chapter 1 of “Year One” Gives Us the Flash Origin Story We Needed – Review of THE FLASH #70

I’ve been a fan of the Flash for over 50 years…and THIS is the origin story I’ve been waiting for all this time! Joshua Williamson and Howard Porter have brought together elements from Flash tales throughout the years, creating a fresh take on Barry’s origin story that deserves every Flash fan’s attention. Yes, I’m gushing…and for good reason. Wanna know more? Follow us after the jump!

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“The Greatest Trick of All” Finale – Review of THE FLASH #69

Writer Joshua Williamson has found the secret to wrapping up an arc…don’t try to wrap up everything in a nice, neat little bow. There are consequences…and some BIG changes in the Flash’s world by the time this issue is done. The Trickster has upped his game and may have become the Scarlet Speedster’s greatest nemesis…at least until Zolomon returns. Just how does “The Greatest Trick of All” play out? Wanna know more? Follow us after the jump!

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