It is set in the , sharing continuity with the other television series of the universe, and is a spin-off of. Most importantly, it's brought back some fun. Marlize pleads with DeVoe when he begins choking Gypsy; she later decides to leave him, encasing his chair in a force-field so DeVoe cannot stop her from leaving the pocket dimension. Meanwhile, after a mysterious new meta-human attacks , tries to convince to let him assist on the case. Iris asks Caitlin to be her while Joe convinces Joanie to tell Cecile about her research. Cecile discovers Wolfe's plans after reading his mind.
Jesse and Jay return to their Earths, and Caitlin and Wells go for a coffee, where they encounter the mysterious girl. After Barry tells Iris and the rest of the team except Joe what he saw in the future, he and Cisco decide to vibe to the future to glean as much information as they can. Searching her mind for Killer Frost, Catlin has Cisco vibe her into a repressed memory of a childhood accident; Killer Frost was already part of Caitlin decades before the particle accelerator had created any metas. In the last stages of pregnancy, Cecile's telepathy causes her to take on the personality and thoughts of anyone nearby. Cisco intervenes and saves Ralph, whom Barry, having revealed his alter-ego, convinces to help arrest an escaping Bellows.
They figure out that DeVoe is a man named Clifford DeVoe. Meanwhile, , a new meta who can control metal, terrorizes. Meanwhile, Ralph tricks Cisco into going out for a night out on the town. When Barry starts forgetting parts of his old life, the Reverse Flash taunts his nemesis and tells him that there will be serious repercussions for Barry and the ones he loves if he continues to live in this alternate universe. When Barry and Ralph catch up to her, she attacks Barry with a caveman statue and attempts a getaway.
It is a spin-off from , existing in the same. When Barry and Ralph confront her, it is revealed that Petty can manipulate a person's gravitational pull, which she demonstrates on Barry. Meanwhile, after a mysterious new meta-human attacks Central City, Barry Grant Gustin tries to convince Julian Tom Felton to let him assist on the case. R Labs, Caitlin Snow Danielle Panabaker , Cisco Ramon Carlos Valdes , and Dr. His lack of mastery of the new ability prevents his attempt to foil Amunet's deal with Wolfe. Reverse Flash, for quite some time. Mocking Cisco's plans for Barry's , Ralph takes the men to a , where they find Cecile's daughter, Joanie, working.
Sprinkle in a few wacky things, like, say a goddamn Samuroid ripped straight from the comics, and ladies and gents, you've got a good season of The Flash lined up. Both Ralph and Barry comfort each other over their respective losses: Barry being let go from the police force and Ralph losing Izzy to DeVoe. These losses enforce both Barry's and Ralph's determination to bring DeVoe down and save the three remaining metas. However, the bomb has already detonated, and he and Jesse cannot stop it or save everyone with superspeed. The team realizes that DeVoe plans to use the Enlightenment Machine to launch dark matter towards Earth, reverting all of humanity into a simplified state, similar to what Harry is dealing with. As two thugs attack Dibny, he is revealed to have the power to stretch. When he comes out, he's sort of left that all behind.
Unable to wake her up, they turn to Team Flash to save her. Flashbacks reveal partially why Marlize follows DeVoe: she was a humanitarian worker in Kenya who created a water purifier for a villager, but when warlords found out about it, they attacked and killed everyone. Jesse is quick to join the chase but defies one of Barry's orders which results in disastrous consequences. Marlize uses Cecile's powers to send Barry into DeVoe's consciousness to find the good left in him. Meanwhile, continues to push to design the trap for Savitar and returns with an interesting proposal.
In addition to losing his memories, his powers will also start to fade. He finds some solace in the companionship of his father, Henry Allen, who was freed from a wrongful life sentence. It will be released on on August 28, 2018. The season concluded on May 22, 2018. The Flash mentors and begins to elevate the newer speedster's training to another level. Team Flash reluctantly go to Amunet for help, encountering her successor Norvok in the process, though Barry insists Amunet must not kill. Ralph reveals to Barry that he isn't afraid of losing his own life, but of Team Flash losing theirs, as he considers them family.
Joe learns Cecile is pregnant. Upon his arrival in 2024, Barry encounters future versions of his friends, who, following the death of Iris, have become very different people, profoundly impacted by their showdown with Savitar. In his consciousness, DeVoe multiplies himself to fight Barry and Ralph as he takes down Team Flash. Season 5, Episode 12 January 29, 2019 Season 5, Episode 12 January 29, 2019 Sherloque wants to use a memory machine on Barry and Nora to help gain access to Grace's memories, but Nora panics, fearing her parents will find out the secrets she's been keeping from them. Nora secretly decides to use the machine on her own which ends in disaster after she gets trapped inside Grace's mind. Meanwhile, decides she wants to stay with on Earth-1.
With the help of his scientist friends at S. This episode continues a crossover event that begins on and , and concludes on. Unfortunately, is also after Tracy so Team Flash must battle their old friend, which proves to be particularly difficult for. In November 2017, Kreisberg was suspended from his role as executive producer and showrunner on The Flash over allegations of sexual harassment. Snart agrees to help, but claims he can only stay for 24 hours, as he is due to get married to Ray Terrill. In March 2017, Kreisberg confirmed that the main villain for the fourth season would not be a speedster, like the previous three seasons. Barry relents and they go to stop Janet at a gala event.