Labs hangar from the "Invasion!" Cisco tells Allegra to provide the antidote to the zombies, in the form of a massive UV blast. THE FLASH Review: “The Last Temptation of Barry Allen, Part 2”, ScreenSpy uses cookies to improve your experience. In less than a week, The CW will be kicking off its epic "Crisis on Infinite Earths" crossover, a five-episode event that is set to change what we know about the Arrowverse's multiverse. Iris objects, saying the untested weapon could kill Barry in the process. They then realize that Barry had already hacked the particle accelerator for Ramsey's plan. Allegra arrives and shoots the particle accelerator with UV light. With Cisco back at S.T.A.R. Bloodwork threatens to kill Cisco, then stops, saying he has more in mind for him. So, how does "The Last Temptation of Barry Allen" come to a close? With Barry under Bloodwork’s control and now being called Dark Flash by Cisco, it doesn’t take long for the Bloody Speedster to turn Central City citizens into blood zombies. Labs is only ten blocks away, and they take off. Labs to turn the whole city into his minions. "And what's great about his character is he has a really good point of view that when you hear it, I think next week, it's insane--but it makes sense. In another room, Frost and Caitlin have a chat about the progress Frost has made, Caitlin saying that she’s proud of her. //SC: Additions start ?> INSIDE MARC SPECTOR: Oscar Isaac in talks to star as MOON... DC ROUND-UP: In the end, BATMAN: THREE JOKERS is just another... DC brings a new hero to Gotham in Lockhart & Preitano’s... Random House announces MAGIC TREE HOUSE graphic novel adaptations, The world of Critical Role expands with DARRINGTON PRESS, SHUT IN THEATER: 32 Weekend Readings Later, Hasbro MANDALORIAN Razor Crest crowdfunding campaigns adds two stretch goals. The Flash falls into familiar tropes by spending a bit too much time inside Barry's head with only two weeks to its upcoming Crisis. Ramsey tries to convince Iris to join their side, but she refuses. © 2020 GAMESPOT, A RED VENTURES COMPANY. Team Flash recovers from their injuries from corrupted Barry. Cisco then remembers something Bloodwork said to him earlier, and realizes that it’s something Barry’d said to him before. Now, after the Season 6, Episode 6--"License to Elongate"--we know who will be doing the testing. , succumbed to temptation and became a willing acolyte of Rosso’s! The episode opens at S.T.A.R. Team Flash must defeat Bloodwork and an infected Flash in the final episode before CRISIS ON INFINITE EARTHS. Frost thanks Caitlin for helping her, and tells her that she's the one who needs to be around when Crisis happens. “The Last Temptation of Barry Allen, Part 1” was a mixed bag for me. As they argue, the team hears on the scanner that Bloodwork has begun spreading his infection to the citizens of Central City. 1" is the seventh episode of the sixth season of The Flash, and the one-hundred-twenty-first episode overall. Ramsey decides that Cisco will serve another purpose -- setting off the particle accelerator again to infect the entire city with Ramsey's virus. //SC: Additions end ?>. The final scene between all of the members of Team Flash was particularly affecting, and provided a nice send-off for Barry Allen should he actually die in the coming event. As showrunner Eric Wallace revealed at a Q&A following a screening of the episode, that's going to play directly into what Barry and the rest of the team will face in the two-part finale. Kamilla says S.T.A.R. Iris says she’ll try again, and Cisco tells her they need to use the photon emitter to take down Bloodwork and Dark Flash. It's an important one, given that Barry's life will be on the line in Crisis. However, "License to Elongate" also saw a change in the way Barry is approaching the upcoming event. But this episode is called The Temptation of Barry Allen Part 1, so I think you can guess how this will end. Travel back in time to check out the early roles of some of Hollywood's heavy hitters. Caitlin helps Frost get over her panic about operating on people, and she is able to help Joe. Joe Grunenwald is a writer and editor living in the Pacific Northwest. Terms of Use and They pretty quickly figure out what’s happened to Barry, and Cisco puts up a forcefield around the building to protect them from what he calls “Dark Flash.” Frost pulls out a police scanner, which they can use to monitor what’s happening outside. Plus, see what some of your favorite '90s stars look like now. This episode was a satisfying conclusion to the story of Ramsey Rosso, and to the weeks-long preparation The Flash and his family have been going through to prepare for, . It's all being set up here in [License to Elongate].". The Flash Recap With Spoilers: Crisis Is Looming in "The Last Temptation of Barry Allen, Part 2" The Suicide Squad Star Teases the Comedic Tone of the New Film, Calls It "Something Really Special" 2" is the eighth episode of the sixth season of The Flash, and the one-hundred-twenty-second episode overall. Labs is only ten blocks away, and they take off. Allegra kills time waiting for her boss in The Flash Season 6. Meanwhile, Cecile and Kamilla are sneaking through the office building, Cecile using her abilities to sense when zombies are near and keep them out of sight. You must be a registered user to use the IMDb rating plugin. She tries to get through to Barry, but he threatens to kill her instead. Labs, Iris and Cisco are listening to the police scanner. (credit only), Terrified Civilian 2 At a certain point, even with great performances from folks like Grant Gustin and Michelle Harrison, it starts to feel like something we’ve seen before, and at its worst, it even becomes a little confusing between what might be real and what might not be. She tells him that he's gone astray, and offers to save him. Iris tells Cisco not to feel bad, and that they’ll figure something out. Barry thanks Allegra for saving the city, and Allegra credits Frost with helping get her there. Killer Frost arrives in time to see Rosso stab the victim, and The Flash grins. Elongated Man Before the franchise's heroes - and a slew of guest stars - begin to officially wage their war against the Anti-Monitor (LaMonica Garrett), there are a handful of plotlines that need to be wrapped up. The Flash Season 6 Episode 8 Review: The Last Temptation of Barry Allen, Pt. Now inside the building, Rosso and Dark Flash lead a horde of zombies throughout the facility. Kamilla Hwang (Victoria Park) enters, saying the internet in the building is down, and just then the power goes out. Elsewhere, on comms, Cisco tells Allegra that she and her ultraviolet powers are the key, and that she needs to get to the pipeline. Barry tells Iris and Cisco to "let the light in", and they agree to lower the defenses of Star Labs. As they argue, the team hears on the scanner that Bloodwork has begun spreading his infection to the citizens of Central City. ) We encourage you to read our updated PRIVACY POLICY and COOKIE POLICY. and the Central City Police Department are trying to deal with the zombies. Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Iris says she won’t give up on Barry, and Cisco says he’s not giving up, but that The Flash is gone now regardless of whether the emitter works or not, and that once it’s ready he’s going to use it on both Bloodwork and on Dark Flash. Sorry, but you can't access this content! Nash rails against him, reiterating his plans to destroy what he calls a false god, and as he does the tunnel shakes and the power goes out. Meanwhile, the rest of Team Flash fight to reclaim control of Central City from Bloodwork's growing army. With Grant Gustin, Candice Patton, Danielle Panabaker, Carlos Valdes. Bloodwork offers Iris a chance to join them, and Iris tries to appeal to Barry to come back. Later, Nash agrees to submit to The Monitor -- and officially turns into Pariah. Meanwhile, Cecile and Kamilla are sneaking through the office building, Cecile using her abilities to sense when zombies are near and keep them out of sight. Rates are available upon request. After this many episodes of superhero TV, especially on The CW, the “get inside the lead character’s head” thing is a trope I’ve had a little too much of, including on this series. Joe, Allegra, and Frost come back to Star Labs, and they begin to operate on Joe. After an internal struggle between Barry, Rosso, and the Speed Force, Barry, believing Rosso could help him survive his prophesied death in the coming Crisis, succumbed to temptation and became a willing acolyte of Rosso’s! Iris teleports back to Star Labs, but wants to try getting through to Barry again. Barry says he’s back and stands, while Frost notices that Bloodwork has escaped. What’re the odds The CW is going to kill off the star of one of their highest-rated shows, though? By using this website, you consent to the use of cookies in accordance with our, The CW Pushes its Primetime Schedule to 2021, THE FLASH 6×19 “Success is Assured” Photos, CBS Announces Premieres For Remainder of 2020/21 Primetime Slate, THIS IS US Season 5 Premiere Photos “Forty”, THE GOOD DOCTOR 4×01 “Frontline, Part 1” Photos. On the streets, Joe and Killer Frost are fighting off the zombie horde when Joe is stabbed. The clock then strikes midnight, and red skies begin to envelop the Earth. As they try to figure out what to do next, Cisco tells everyone that he’s been working on a photon emitter, which which he thinks can be used to destroy Bloodwork’s sentient blood, curing everyone who’s been infected and removing Rosso’s powers. Meanwhile, at S.T.A.R. Some of the subplots are intriguing, but the main storyline is a copout that ruins a terrific setup from last week, and Ramsey Rosso never lives up to his villainous potential. Cisco tells her he was listening, and apologizes. Joe pleads with The Flash, saying they can fix him. With the Flash battling Bloodwork, Iris and Cisco fight to help Barry take control of himself before he's lost forever; the rest of the team fight to reclaim control … The Flash Recap With Spoilers: Crisis Is Looming in "The Last Temptation of Barry Allen, Part 2" The Suicide Squad Star Teases the Comedic Tone of the New Film, Calls It "Something Really Special" Ramsey and Barry go into the particle accelerator, and Ramsey orders Barry to choke Iris as Ramsey's blood infects the technology. Privacy Policy, Now Playing: Elseworlds: Every DC Easter Egg In The Arrowverse Crossover, Disclosure: ViacomCBS is GameSpot's parent company.