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Podcast: Who is Harrison Wells? E1x19 — 24 April, 2015

Podcast: Who is Harrison Wells? E1x19

Episode Summary: Who is Harrison Wells? (21 Apr. 2015)

Joe and Cisco visit Starling City and ask Captain Lance for help with their investigation into Dr. Wells; Laurel asks Cisco for a favor; Barry faces a new foe who can disguise himself into anyone he touches.

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Review: “All-Star Team Up” Fails to Fully Deliver — 21 April, 2015

Review: “All-Star Team Up” Fails to Fully Deliver

“Oh. You’re watching this episode again? Eh…I’ll be in the other room.” – My husband, a casual Flash fan, pretty much summing up the quality of this episode.

When it comes to the shared universe of Arrow and The Flash, the fandom is somewhat divided. Some people love the idea of multiple crossovers. Others want everyone to stay on their respective shows.

I’m a little more in the middle. I’ve only seen a handful of Arrow episodes, so I probably get less out of the crossovers than fans of both shows do. That said, I love the idea of crossing characters over – when there’s a good reason. When it makes sense. When it’s an Event.

This episode was less an event than a prolonged treading of water, an unnecessary hour of mostly filler. I wouldn’t call it the worst episode of the show to date (although I haven’t entirely decided it isn’t), but it was a baffling waste of a crossover. So let’s get this recap underway.

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PodCast: All Star Team Up E1x18 — 16 April, 2015