Warning: MASSIVE SPOILERS for The Flash #68
The Flash has misplaced and regained his pace loads of instances over time, however DC Comics has simply raised the bar by asking the darkest query but. What good is Barry Allen’s pace… if he has no legs to run?
It is exhausting to consider that The Flash comedian would cross such a line, and there’ll absolutely be a way for Barry to reverse time, restore the injury, and put the villains accountable behind bars. However in the meanwhile he must work out find out how to stay ‘the quickest man alive’ even with each legs faraway from the knees down. Even for a villain like Trickster, utilizing a chainsaw feels a bit of inelegant.
- This Web page: How The Flash Lastly Acquired Tricked
- Web page 2: Flash Keeps His Speed, But Loses His Legs
The Flash Lastly Will get Trick(ster)ed
We’ll get to the ugly cliffhanger in a second, and the way it was all revealed as a lot as a shock to Barry Allen because the reader. However the story of how The Flash lost his legs (actually) is simply as shocking as a result of villain which pulled it off. Usually we might count on an enemy like Reverse-Flash, Gorilla Grodd, and even Captain Chilly to go too far and switch comedian guide fantasy into horror. However this time? It is all due to James Jesse a.ok.a. Trickster. And after pulling off this disappearing act, his place in Flash historical past has been all however cemented.
His plan? To unlock the powers of the Sage Drive, a cosmic associate to the Speed Force channeled by The Flash, and use it to exhibit management over folks’s minds as a substitute of their bodily our bodies. And on the floor, his scheme is not so horrible: he intends to pressure the residents of Central Metropolis to be comfortable. After all, being a supervillain, that happiness is quickly used as leverage to drive everybody within the metropolis to hand-to-hand, murderous fight to guard such a present.
Simply when it looks as if Flash and his associate Commander Cold (a hero from the future stranded in the current era) are poised to cease and reverse this diabolical plot, the opposite shoe is dropped. Commander Chilly is revealed to have fallen prey to Trickster’s spell–no Pace Drive safety for him–and unconsciously serves James Jesse’s orders as a substitute. In order the lights fade and Barry Allen loses consciousness, the true brilliance of Trickster’s plotting begins to take form. That is the place he hoped to finish up all alongside.
However no one, least of all The Flash himself, expects what comes subsequent. As a result of the Barry Allen who wakes up from his black out just isn’t the entire man he was earlier than. We suggest studying the stunning ending for yourselves, but when it is dismemberment you want to see, then SPOILERS forward…
Web page 2: What Good is Speed if Flash Has No Legs?