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For questions about the TV show "Arrow", based upon the Green Arrow comic character, updated to a modern setting. Always use in conjunction with the [dc] and [arrowverse] tags.

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What happened between episodes 15 and 16 in season 5 of Arrow?

I'm catching up on Arrow, and I'm currently in season 5. I think I missed something between episodes 15 and 16. Episode 16 starts out with Oliver in the mountains at some place assuming that ...
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What dead superheroes were on Earth-90?

The Arrowverse's "Elseworlds" crossover begins on Earth-90, the Earth that features the Flash from the '90s television show The Flash as a hero. A multitude of heroes appear to be dead, killed by the ...
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Where is Starling City? [duplicate]

In S2 E13 of the Arrow, Felicity pulls up an image of a car that was used in the robbery of snake venom from a zoo. The car's license plate read "KAZ 547". She states that the car is a rental and ...
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What happened to Arrowverse Chas Chandler (Constantine's friend)?

We've seen Constantine coming back as an active Arrowverse character in recent episodes of Legends of Tomorrow (starting from S3E10). Do we know what happened to Chas, his resuscitating friend from ...
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How did Green Arrow manage to make that arrow in the Crisis on Earth-X crossover?

When Oliver, Barry of Earth-1 and Supergirl of Earth-38 (the heroes of their respective shows) face off against their evil counterparts from Earth-X Overgirl scoffs at the ridiculousness of Oliver ...
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Is there any connection between Ra's al Ghul from Batman and ArrowVerse?

In Batman Begins, Ra's al Ghul is Bruce's mentor and Batman leaves him to die, we're not sure if he dies. And if he dies he could be brought back with the Lazarus Pit. In the Arrowverse, Merlyn also ...
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Are Thea and Wally's hospital scenes supposed to be the same place? Or did they just reuse sets?

So in the hospital scene of Arrow 6x01, Oliver visits Rene & Thea. The second he walked into the room of Thea it reminded me of the scene in The Flash where Barry was in the Speed Force and saw ...
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What ammo does Diggle use?

Just wondering what ammo Diggle uses. I assumed it to be rubber bullets, but rewatching season 3, I see the "Arrow Cave" contains guns. Is Oliver ok with Diggle shooting real bullets to incapacitate ...
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Can I start Arrow from season 3 if I've seen Flash? [duplicate]

So can I just start Arrow on season 3 episode 1? I haven't watched Arrow yet but I've watched the first 4 episodes of Flash.
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What happened to Vigilante?

In season 5 of Arrow, we are introduced to a character known as "Vigilante". He generally seems to be a good guy, attacking gangs, but also clashes with Team Arrow on occasion. As the main plot with ...
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How did Susan make the connection to Oliver Queen being the Green Arrow but not the Hood/Arrow?

In season 5 episode 12 (Bratva), Susan's contact provides a dossier on Oliver's time in Russia, showing he was in the Bratva and additionally took up a guise similar to that of the Green Arrow. She ...
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What did the guard who pushed Oliver say?

In the episode "Keep Your Enemies Closer," the guard says a word at Oliver, then says it again. It sounded something like 'seavoy'. What does this mean?
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How are the Vixens related?

In the CW Seed show Vixen, we meet Mari Mcabe, aka: Vixen. She uses a magical totem to channel the abilities of animals. The totem was found in Africa within Mari's lifetime. She later shows up in ...
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What does “Dinah” mean?

In Arrow, both Sarah and Laurel are called "Dinah", i.e. "Dinah Laurel Lance". What does it mean?
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Is Oliver Purposely Referring to Bruce Wayne or Just Coincidence?

Recently I decided to start watching the TV show Arrow, and recently made it to episode 5. While watching, he looks at his friend-turned-partner Digs, and says "You know us billionaire vigilantes--we ...
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Why was this person not affected (Arrow)

Some spoilers may appear. How come in green arrow people who are injected with the mirakuru die. But Slade and Roy survived. Why did these people not die and how?
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Why didn't the Russian- and every other nuclear capable country- shut down their nukes?

In Arrow season 4 episode 21, all of the world's nukes were activated- including Russia's. So at this point, it was obvious they were being hacked. So why didn't they simply shut them down, and why ...
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Why didn't the USA attempt to take down the missile heading for Monument/Havenrock?

Doesn't the US military have the world's best nuclear defense capabilities? And even if they didn't, I'm sure that a satellite or two could've been used to detect that Russia had just set off a nuke. ...
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What was going on with Oliver Queen and Flash at the graveyard? [duplicate]

At the start of Season 4 of Arrow, we see a flash-forward teaser scene: Oliver Queen at a grave. The Flash shows up and apologizes for not being able to help out, and Oliver says he understands, ...
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When does Arrow S04E19 occur in relation to The Flash?

At the end of Arrow S04E19 we see that So where does this Arrow episode occur in time, in relation to the Flash? Because as of The Flash S02E18's ending we know that So where does this episode of ...
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Is “Speedy” really Thea's code name?

In the final episode of the 3rd season when Oliver says "I think I already told everyone to call you Speedy", I thought he was being a wiseass. Yet in the 4th season I've frequently heard him call her ...
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Why doesn't Green Arrow just ask Flash to capture Damien Darhk?

In The Flash episode "Legends of Today" (Season 2, Episode 8), Team Arrow is not doing well in their fight with Damien Darhk and his Ghosts when Barry Allen comes in and speeds them out. Damien Darhk ...
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Why don't the characters in “The Arrow” use these for everyone?

Could please someone explain why Oliver or anybody from the Team Arrow does not consider a Pit as one of the most important things in the world? Coping with criminals is cool for sure, but aging and ...
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What happens to the rest of the League of Assassins?

In the Arrow episode "Sins of the Father", Nyssa tells Oliver, Malcom and Laura she has disbanded the League of Assassins. That sounds all well and good, but now we have a lot of trained killers with ...
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Could Sara have cheated death a second time?

We see in the beginning of season 3 of Arrow that Sara dies (at the hands of a drugged Thea shooting arrows at Sara). However, we also see later in the season that Roy "dies" fairly convincingly and ...
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Are there any female characters in Arrow whom Oliver Queen didn't have a relationship with?

In CW's Arrow, Oliver Queen has been in a relationship with practically every female character at some point or another. The only female characters I can think of whom he was never in a relationship ...
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Does Thea Queen appear in the comics, in the same capacity as in the Arrowverse?

All I've found on Thea in the comics is this on Speedy who appears to be mostly unrelated besides name. In Arrow though from what I've seen (up to S3E13) Thea is: Does this have relation to Arrow'...
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Where is Nanda Parbat meant to be?

Many significant events in the TV series Arrow have taken place in Nanda Parbat, the home of the League of Assassins. My question is, according to the DC comics, where is Nanda Parbat meant to be ...
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Why do people choose to stay in Starling City/Star City?

Starling City in Arrow hasn't had a very good track record over the last couple of years (spoilers from the show): A pretty poor economy overall Open conflict between multiple gangs A wide-spread ...
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Where did the sonic device originate?

In the second season of Arrow, we're introduced to Canary, who wields a technological version of the comic's Black Canary's metahuman ability - the sonic device. But I don't recall hearing where this ...
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Why is Barry so slow to catch the arrow in the Arrow/Flash advert?

In the Advert for Arrow/Flash, Barry takes some time catching the arrow. If it was a bullet it would make more sense. But if you have seen the video you will see that Barry almost misses it and the ...
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What does Oliver Queen say in Russian?

In Arrow Season 2, Episode 6 "Keep Your Enemies Closer", Oliver Queen visits a Russian prison to bust someone out of it. There, he says something presumably intimidating in Russian, and which makes ...
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Why are there so many Sci-Fi actor appearances in Arrow?

In Season 1 of Arrow, I've noticed an unusual number of appearances of actors that are well-known for their roles in Sci-Fi shows. There's: John Barrowman, known for his role as Captain Jack ...
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How does Malcolm Merlyn fake death?

At the end of season 1, Oliver Queen the Arrow has apparently killed Malcolm Merlyn by driving his arrow into Merlyn's chest: Oliver managed to stab Malcolm through the chest with one of Malcolm'...
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Viewing requirements for Arrow S04E08 and The Flash S02E08

From the brief episode descriptions I've read for The Flash S02E08 (Legends of Today) and Arrow S04E08 (Legends of Yesterday), they appear to be two parts of the same story. I've watched all episodes ...
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What created the Hawk/Savage cycle?

In the Flash/Arrow crossover Legends of Today/Legends of Yesterday, we're introduced to Vandal Savage, Hawkman (Khufu), and Hawkgirl (Shayera). The three of them are bound in a repeating cycle where ...
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What was going on in Starling City when the Arrow helped the Flash with the Reverse Flash?

So ,in the second half of Arrow S3, the Arrow is pretty busy with Ra's Al Ghul and spends a good portion of it in Nanda Parbat. While the out of universe reason for the arrow to be able to get out ...
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What computer OS is used in Arrow?

We've all seen the computers of Felicity Smoak and every other similar character with similar environment in Hollywood shows. Is everything going on on the computer screen real software applications ...
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Is Deadshot still alive?

In Arrow in one of the last episodes of season three, Diggle and his wife travel with the Suicide Squad. They are escaping a building and Deadshot says he will hold off any bad guys that attempt to ...
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Why is Damien so much more powerful than Ra's?

In season three of Arrow it is revealed that the Lazarus Pit is having less effect on Ra's al Ghûl than it used to. To put it simply, he is dying. Season four's Damien Darhk, however, expresses no ...
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Why does Thea forget who the Arrow is in season 3?

In season 3, episode 13, Thea finally learns that her brother, Oliver Queen is the Arrow. But I thought that Thea already found out who the Arrow is at the end of season 2. At one of the end episodes ...
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When did Barry Allen meet Felicity Smoak for the first time?

I should start by telling I probably started the both series 'The Flash' and 'The Arrow' in the wrong order. I first watched 'The Flash' season , after that I started watching 'The Arrow' because I ...
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Why no one is able to trace who is the Green Hood through the arrow he uses?

Some disclosure: I am only through half of the first season of The Arrow, so please refrain from posting spoilers (as far as I am concerned) My question is given that the police is so determine in ...
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Is Supergirl part of the same universe as The Flash and Arrow?

The upcoming Supergirl TV series is developed by Greg Berlanti, who also developed both Arrow and The Flash. The three shows also share many other crew members. Will Supergirl be set in the same ...
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Do I need to watch Arrow before I watch The Flash?

This question provides a list of The Flash and Arrow episodes and the way that they crossover from time to time, and mostly seems to be concerned with the order in which to watch Arrow and The Flash. ...
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How can this fall in Arrow plausibly be survived?

SPOILER ALERT!!! Ok, so there is a saying in the cold-injuries field, "you aren't dead until you’re warm and dead". But I mean, come on. How do they really expect us to believe that Forget for a ...
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How powerful is League of Assassins armor?

In the season 3 finale, According to Nyssa, he should thank the League armor. I believe all members of the League probably wear the same armor. Is it realistic that an armor can stop bullets but ...
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What are the papers Ray had Felicity sign in the penultimate episode of Season 3 and why?

In episode S3E22, Ray has Felicity sign some "corporate stuff" while talking to her. You'd expect her to actually read the document prior to signing it, since the last time someone of Team Arrow was ...
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Dr. Wells and Mirakuru in The Flash and Arrow Universe

I have just recently finished season 2 of the CW series Arrow. During the events, at some point of the season, team Arrow resort to STAR labs to generate the cure for Mirakuru (Japanese pronunciation ...
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How was the Arrow able to help the Flash?

In episode 22 of The Flash, we see However, the Arrow is currently How was he able to travel to Central City and help the Flash?