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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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What does "Dinah" mean?

Laurel's full name on the show is Dinah Laurel Lance. She's named after her mother, Dinah Lance, so to avoid confusion everyone calls her by her middle name, Laurel. As far as I know, Sara has never ...
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How did Susan make the connection to Oliver Queen being the Green Arrow but not the Hood/Arrow?

It seems like a logical connection to make, but the story that Roy Harper was the Hood/the Arrow was pushed very strongly at the time. Remember that both times Oliver was accused of being the Hood, ...
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Explain this reference to Luke Starkiller in The Flash

When I saw the episode I thought the meaning was, "Are you trying to Jedi mind trick me?" Based on the context from the episode it makes sense. I have looked around and can not find anything from the ...
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Why does Supergirl live in National City?

In-Universe She lives there(!) Kara operates out of National City because she lives in National City, in the city nearest to where she grew up (replicating Superman's transition from Smallville to ...
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Is there any connection between Ra's al Ghul from Batman and ArrowVerse?

Ra's al Ghul is a popular DC antagonist, like any character in such a franchise he will see different incarnations in different universes. I think the crux of your question is "Are the Nolan Batman ...
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What does Gideon say Barry Allen is the founding member of?

Most probably the Justice League. From the preview comic for Episode 20 of Season 1 of the Flash, The Trap on the CW's twitter, they reveal that Gideon was cut-off after she said he was the" Founding ...
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What were Felicity and Ray saying about Supergirl?

Found it myself: Legends of Tomorrow' Made the Superman Joke Fans Waited For Ten years after becoming the Man of Steel in Bryan Singer’s Superman Returns, Brandon Routh is playing another DC ...
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Is Purity's fighting style inspired by real world martial arts?

Based on my experience with several martial arts from Capoeira to Aikido to some flavors of Tae Kwan Do and Karate, I don't see any distinctive real-world style here. She throws looping punches ...
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Is this property of doppelgangers ever shown in the show?

No, and in fact they appear to show the exact opposite. For example, in this YouTube clip you can see Caitlin using her right hand to wield a hammer, followed by Killer Frost using her right hand to ...
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Can a speedster move fast enough in a room to be unnoticed by people in it?

It depends on whether you are watching the televised Flash or the comic Flash to determine the special effects of the Flash's Speed Force-derived abilities. Each has different requirements based on ...
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Is the 1990 Flash part of the Arrowverse continuity?

No, not conclusively, because John Wesley Shipp's character is the wrong person. In the 1990's Flash TV show, Shipp plays Barry Allen, but in the 2014 TV show, Shipp's Earth-3 character was Jay ...
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Is the 1990 Flash part of the Arrowverse continuity?

As of the 2018 Arrowverse crossover, this is confirmed as John Wesley Shipp plays Barry Allen/Flash from Earth-90 (90? get it?), reprising his original 1990s role and costume. Picture is of him ...
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How did this character appear at the end of The Flash season 2 finale?

It's not shown but I think it's pretty obvious. Once Zoom was defeated there's no reason the team can't cross over between universes at will. Cisco just opened a portal for them and a few of them went ...
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Why doesn't Supergirl make a time-paradox to save Krypton?

She's tried, more or less. In the 2012/2013 Superman story arc H'El on Earth, Supergirl is wooed by a Kryptonian named H'El and is convinced to attempt to go back in time to stop the destruction of ...
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