Category Archives: Arrow

Arrow: “Spectre of the Gun” Season 5 Episode 13 Review

How many mass shooting have occurred in Star City since Oliver Queen put on the hood and started shooting people with arrows? What makes the one in “Spectre of a Gun” stand

Arrow: “Bratva” Season 5 Episode 12 Review

There’s a lot going on in “Bratva,” some of which doesn’t totally make sense. In a way, this feels more like an episode from season six. In another way, it closes out

Arrow: “Second Chances” Season 5 Episode 11 Review

Laurel’s legacy has had an odd place in Arrow‘s fifth season. First it was written in after the fact that Laurel had asked Oliver to replace her as Black Canary. Then, Evelyn, who

Arrow: “Who Are You?” Season 5 Episode 10 Review

The question on every Arrow fan’s lips since the mid-season finale has been “how could Laurel Lance possibly be back?” The answer is as simple as the one the writers gave to the press

Arrow: “What We Leave Behind” Season 5 Episode 9 Review

As is tradition for Arrow‘s big mid-season finales, “What We Leave Behind” was an episode that directly features the season’s big bad. Prometheus’ role has thus far been relatively quiet compared with previous

“Invasion!” Part 3 Review: Legends of Tomorrow Season 2 Episode 7

Look, it’s not perfect, and certainly not high art, but now that it’s complete, “Invasion!” as a whole is one of the warmest, most entertaining pieces of television all year. The third

“Invasion!” Part 2 Review: Arrow’s 100th Episode (Season 5 Episode 8)

How many shows really make it to 100 episodes anymore? The great ones, no longer found on the networks, run roughly ten episodes a season for six or seven years. Even comedies

“Invasion!” Part 1 Review: The Flash Season 3 Episode 8

With the CW’s DC shows all now comfortably established, aside from Supergirl still taking place in a parallel universe, the yearly crossover tradition seems finally primed for greatness. “Invasion!” sees an alien race, known

Arrow: “Vigilante” Season 5 Episode 7 Review

Arrow has become criminally stagnant, which is mostly thanks to the amount of time being put into the new recruits who simply aren’t working in the show’s favor. “Vigilante” is proof that season

Arrow: “So It Begins” Season 5 Episode 6 Review

Prometheus’ official entrance into Team Arrow’s lives is upon us, and it makes for one of the better episodes of this so far very shaky season. As the flashbacks hurdle (or flounder)