REVIEW: “Crisis on Infinite Earths” CW Crossover Event, Parts 1-3

Since 1985, Crisis on Infinite Earths by Marv Wolfman and George Pérez has stood as the zenith of creativity in the comic book medium. What started as a way to streamline an increasingly convoluted continuity became a staple event of the DC Comics brand. So, when it was announced last year, at the end of… Continue reading REVIEW: “Crisis on Infinite Earths” CW Crossover Event, Parts 1-3

REVIEW: Arrow – Season 8, episode 7, “Purgatory”

After last week’s time loop on Arrow, it’s fitting that this week’s episode, “Purgatory” – the last mid-season finale of the show – should be centered on Lian Yu. With Oliver’s return to the island this week, I was curious to see how it would play out as I believed the homages to season 1… Continue reading REVIEW: Arrow – Season 8, episode 7, “Purgatory”

“Crisis on Infinite Earths” Trailer Arrives Online

Worlds are colliding as the new extended trailer for the Arrowverse “Crisis on Infinite Earths” arrives online. Check out the “Crisis” trailer below: The “Crisis” trailer opens with the logos of each of our shows as we see shots of Oliver Queen hugging his daughter, Mia Smoak; Barry Allen running (of course); a brief shot… Continue reading “Crisis on Infinite Earths” Trailer Arrives Online

REVIEW: Arrow – Season 8, Episode 6 “Reset”

We’re officially in the second half of Arrow’s final season. Overall, the season has been pretty good, so when I found out that David Ramsey, who portrays Diggle on the show, would directing “Reset” – which would see the return of Paul Blackthorne’s Quentin Lance – I was excited to see what the episode, scripted… Continue reading REVIEW: Arrow – Season 8, Episode 6 “Reset”

REVIEW: Arrow – Season 8, Episode 5 “Prochnost”

Much like previous episodes of Arrow this season, “Prochnost” is an homage to season 5, specifically the flashback portion of that season. Over the course of the first few seasons of the show, this was a storyline for which Arrow fans had been clamoring, so I’m glad to see Oliver’s past with the Bratva get… Continue reading REVIEW: Arrow – Season 8, Episode 5 “Prochnost”

REVIEW: Arrow – Season 8, Episode 4 “Present Tense”

With Future Team Arrow joining Oliver and Co. in the present, I couldn’t wait to see what the producers bought us in “Present Tense” as the farewell run of Arrow continued its trek toward the crossover and, subsequently, the series finale. *SPOILERS* “Present Tense” begins with Oliver in shock as he stares at Mia and… Continue reading REVIEW: Arrow – Season 8, Episode 4 “Present Tense”