They tossed a lot into this episode of The Flash. “King Shark vs. Gorilla Grodd” had elements of one of those bad SyFy movies, The Shape of Water, an obligatory King Kong nod, and the return of Joe West finally.
Flash’s season-long hunt for Cicada lurches along with “Seeing Red.”
Back from the annual crossover and holiday break, The Flash returns with the obviously derivative title, “The Flash and The Furious.”
The Flash celebrates a special 100th episode with, “What’s Past is Prologue,” which is not only a very eventual episode for the show, but leads into this year’s big crossover, Elseworlds.
“O Come All Ye Thankful” starts off with a near miss, as Barry follows up on a lead from last episode and damn near comes face to face with Cicada himself.
The STAR Labs crew has to face a new threat from the pages of DC Comics when things go awry as “The Icicle Cometh.”
Flash and company have to deal with a new kind of meta who is, in some ways, a perfect embodiment of the modern age. They have a lot to deal with in “News Flash.”