Everyone at some point in time dreams to be able to run at supersonic speed. The Flash from the DC universe actually has the power to do so. Having the ability to run faster than anything you can imagine of; he uses his powers to save people and his beloved city.
After a three-month break, the Flash resumes its work with season 8. With the intense confusion and conclusions in the previous episode, the 7th episode will have a lot of things coming back from the past. Let us now see its release date and the new timings and also look into what to know before watching it.
Release Date & Where to Watch?
After a long break of three months, the 6th episode is finally coming out. The new episode will be out on the 9th of March, 2022. The CW series will now be moving onto a new night. The episodes will now be out on Wednesday nights at 8 PM ET.
The new episode and the current episodes can be streamed online on CW TV and even the CW app. PS, do not forget that the timings of the show have changed and will now be streaming every Wednesday night.
What to Know Before Watching?
One important thing to note down is that the episode will actually pick off from where season 7 ended. The confusing part is how they revealed to us that Flash’s Uncle Jay is actually dead in 2049. Godspeed kills him as Bart has to watch it happen. This tragic event and the fact of Jay being married to Dr. Joan Williams will play a big part for the new episode which is taking place in 2049. In short, Jay Garric is alive in the present but dies in the year of 2049.
Iris begins dating Detective Eddie Thawne after Barry ends up in a coma after the post-particle accelerator explosion. Even after Cecile Horton was a DA, she is only seen in the late Season 1. Another huge reveal might be one of the characters who has just been introduced in Legends of Tomorrow.
Episode 5 Recap
The 5th episode brings an end to the Armageddon event. Barry deals with Thawne once and for all. Damien requests for the time stone and Thawne is seen causing a mess at the Central City Police station. With the help of Green Arrow who has come to 2021 to look for her brother, they both disarm Thawne. The team gets divided on the basis of whether they want to Thawne alive or dead.
In their final battle against Thawne, the team regroups. The team gets held up when Barry’s speed starts giving upon him. From the Golden Boots he gets from Chuck, he puts an end to Despero once and for all which then stops Armageddon. He then rushes Thawne to the lab to save him.
The episode ends with a fancy party with only the members of the Team Flash being the ones invited. The episode ends with a photo being focused on. It shows Joe West and Eddie Thawne, but also reveals Bart and Nora in the back row of the photo.
With 8 seasons, the cast is obviously going to be long and recurring. Grant Gustin is seen playing Barry Allen aka The Flash. Candice Patton, Jesse L. Martin Danielle Nicolet, and Jessica Parker Kennedy play Iris West- Allen, Joe West, Cecile Horton, and Nora West-Allen or XS respectively. Jordan Fisher, Danielle Panabaker, Kayla Compton, Brandon McKnight, John Wesley Shipp and Carmen Moore play Bart Allen/ Impulse, Caitlin Snow and Frost, Allegra Garcia, Chester P. Funk, Jay Garrick/ The flash and Kristen Kramer respectively.
Tony Curran, Javicia Leslie, Brandon Routh, Cress Williams, Chyler Leight, Kat McNamara, Tom Cavanagh, Neal McDonoughare part of the additional characters for the crossover. They play Despero, Batwoman, The Atom, Black Lightning, Sentinel, Green Arrow, Reverse-Flash, and Damien Darhk respectively.