Arrow – Season 7 Episode 5

“The Demon” Arrow continues to intensify the risk to Oliver Queen as his incarceration in Level Two continues as Felicity takes it upon herself to provide some outside assistance. Five completed episodes and Oliver Queen is still in prison. I must say I’m shocked that this story has gone on so long and I’m pleased…

Arrow – Season 7 Episode 4

“Level Two” Arrow moves Oliver to another level of the prison which presents new problems for him as Dinah and Rene’s disagreement over what to do with the new Green Arrow comes to a head. The prison storyline has gone on for longer than I thought it would have and it shows no signs of…

Arrow – Season 7 Episode 3

“Crossing Lines” Arrow continues to have Oliver Queen compromise himself in prison as Felicity’s obsession with bringing Diaz to justice grows. I mentioned last week that many TV shows achieve long term success by making minor changes to the formula while keeping things feeling familiar. The previous episode had a fairly standard Team Arrow sequence…

Arrow – Season 7 Episode 2

“The Longbow Hunters” Arrow introduces the Longbow Hunters and plays around with changing team dynamics during Oliver’s absence. One of the best things about a long running TV series is that years of character development allow for a rich assortment of supporting characters capable of carrying their own stories. Most of the characters in this…

Arrow – Season 7 Episode 1

“Inmate 4587” Arrow returns for a seventh season with Oliver Queen in prison, Felicity and William in witness protection as well as the rest of Team Arrow finding a place for themselves now that they can’t resume their vigilante careers. Season 6 was definitely an uneven season though it did have a strong finale that…

The Flash – Season 3 Episode 8

“Invasion!” The “Invasion” crossover really begins on The Flash after the smallest of teases on Supergirl. Barry brings together a group of heroes from far and wide when aliens invade Central City. I’ll start by talking about the invaders as there is so little to them so far that there’s very little to say. We…

On the D/L – Arrow

Season 3 Episode 4 – “The Magician” After what seems like an eternity, Arrow finally has Oliver learn that Malcolm Merlyn is alive and well. Sara’s death also brings Nyssa Al Ghul (Katrina Law) to town to get to the bottom of it and avenge her ex lover. Also, happy 50th Arrow, here’s to 50…

On the D/L – Arrow

Season 3 Episode 2 – “Sara” Team Arrow say goodbye to one of their own and try to track down the killer of Sara. There isn’t much to go on other than the killer used arrows to take her down and there not being many known people in the world with this as their MO….

On the D/L – Arrow

Season 3 Episode 1 – “The Calm” Some time after the ending of season 2 and the defeat of Slade Wilson things are going really well for team Arrow in Starling City. Quentin Lance is the Captain of the police force and has the authority to stop the manhunt for The Arrow, crime is at…

Finale Fever – Arrow Season 2

Welcome to my first ever outing of a column that will be featured a lot once a year and then hardly ever the rest of the year. The first finale I did see was The Tomorrow People but I’ve not had the chance to write about that yet. Reason I’m going with this first as…