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How does John Constantine earn a living?

The easiest way to reply is by his nickname that his friends call him: Con-Job In his illustrious career John "Helllblazer" Constantine had quite a few sources of income: Performing in a ...
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What's written on the wall?

Not only does it not say anything intelligible in braille, but it would appear that Reverse-Flash decorated his super-secret "vault" with $3 room tiles from allmodern and spray painted them silver to ...
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What is the viewing order for CW's DC shared universe?

You only have to have a viewing order when there is a multi-part episode that spans a show. There are multi-part crossovers that span multiple shows that won't make complete sense if you watch one ...
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Is Oliver Purposely Referring to Bruce Wayne or Just Coincidence?

It's not a coincidence, but it's not an in-universe reference. It's an "inside joke" of sorts. Stephen Amell has gone on record multiple times as saying that he tries to get the writers to work as ...
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Why could Supergirl not breathe in space?

why could Supergirl not be able to breathe in space? Because no-one can...there's no air. She can't breathe in space unless she stores solar energy and holds her breath. In the modern version of ...
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Why the different colors of speedster’s lightning?

In the comics, yellow is a pure form, and red is the negative form of the Speed Force, and blue is from doping. This seems to basically translate over into the show: Yellow/Gold lightning is from the ...
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Does Sheldon Cooper exist in the Flash universe?

Most likely, yes, Big Bang Theory, as a fictional television show, exists in the Arrowverse. On the show, Cisco often makes pop culture references to television shows, movies, etc. that really exist. ...
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Are Rory Williams And Rip Hunter the same person?

Probably not There are a few reasons that Rory and Rip are unlikely to be the same person. Rory Williams is from Doctor Who, whereas Rip Hunter is from the Arrowverse. Just because two characters ...
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Is Oliver Purposely Referring to Bruce Wayne or Just Coincidence?

Is it an in-arrowverse reference? No IGN Article 2014 ...Arrow and Flash executive producer Andrew Kreisberg stressed that anything you see referencing Batman on the show is “a tease.” Explained ...
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Is there a batman in arrowverse?

Batman has been referenced in three of the universes Earth-1 (main universe) Bruce Wayne exists in this universe, is will known, and lives in Gotham. There is no confirmation of him engaging in ...
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Where is National City located?

National City, in the TV show, is located somewhere on the west coast of the United States. Most likely, it's located in southern California, just south of the Sierra Nevada mountains. As you ...
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What does Oliver Queen say in Russian?

UPDATED: Если вы выстрелите (alternate: их застрелите), мои люди выследят вас и и ваши дети ... станут сиротами If you shoot (them down), my people will track you down and your children ... will ...
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What Hanna-Barbera cartoon is the 'Legion of Doom' from?

The "Legion of Doom" was originally created for the Hanna-Barbera cartoon series Challenge of the Superfriends, which aired in 1978. This was the third series in the Superfriends franchise, which were ...
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Is Black Lightning part of the Arrowverse?

As of now, no. According to this io9.Gizmodo article, Black Lightning will not be part of the Arrowverse, at this time. “We do not aim to do a five-way crossover,” Pedowitz said. “Black Lightning, at ...
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Superman/Flash Time Travel

The televised Flash is much slower than his comic counterpart and does not rely on speed to time travel (forward or backward) nor dimension-jumping to parallel Earths. At his fastest, he has been ...
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How can S.T.A.R. Labs afford to keep the lights on?

Well in the Arrow-verse the Wells built Star Labs 15 years before the Flash got his powers. During those 15 years Wells has become pretty rich considering the fact it was one of the largest labs. It ...
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Are the dates and places you see when freeze framing actually easter eggs referencing DC lore?

There are quite a few easter eggs in the city names, but I wasn't able to spot any easter eggs with the city-year pairing. Easter Eggs Note that pretty much any fictional city that exists in DC Comics ...
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Why weren't there two Barry Allens in Flashpoint Season 3?

The really short answer is "The Speed Force" makes everything OK. Because it transcends time itself, a lot of "plot holes" in the story can be explained away as Barry being special because he can ...
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Is Supergirl part of the same universe as The Flash and Arrow?

Yes, as of Feb 3, 2016, the shows are part of the same fictional universe. (Note that the Arrowverse itself already includes a DC-comics-like incarnation of a multi-verse; it's highly likely that Kara ...
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Are there any female characters in Arrow whom Oliver Queen didn't have a relationship with?

Lyla Michaels. Digles' partner Donna Smoak, Felicity's mother. Chien Na Wei / China White, a Chinese Triad leader who seeks revenge against Arrow Cindy a.k.a. "Sin", a wayward ...
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What exactly is "dwarf star alloy"?

Yes, it is from a dwarf star Specifically, this is a reference to the character of the Atom from DC Comics, who created his size-changing suit out of material from a white dwarf star. In the show, ...
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Why did Captain Cold decide to call out Flash in public in "Revenge of the Rogues"?

A lesser revenge I've thought about this, and can only think of the following explanation: Cold wanted to lure and kill Flash (as is made plain in the episode), but failed miserably. It seems to me ...
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Where is Nanda Parbat meant to be?

According to most recent DC comics, it's located somewhere in the Himalayan mountains:
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Do the different versions of the Flash suggest that both universes will coexist in DCEU?

From a production standpoint, the movie and multiple television universes are entirely separate. You can see a graphical depiction of the current DC/WB landscape in this objectively excellent blog ...
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How are the Vixens related?

According to an article on comicbook.com, the current Vixen is the granddaughter of the Legends Vixen. Out of universe, the actress who played Mari McCabe was unavailable for filming Legends, so they ...
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How did Superman know Supergirl was his cousin?

Within the show, we don't really know what Superman knew before he opened the pod. I think we can make a few assumptions though. He would recognise the pod itself. It's identical to the one he ...
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Is Oliver Purposely Referring to Bruce Wayne or Just Coincidence?

It's a fourth break wall, and a wink to the audience. There are two main reasons why there's no explicit Batman in the Arrowverse. 1. Copyright stuff You know, the basic stuff. Batman is not part of ...
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