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City 2046” [Season 1 Episode 6]
February 25th, 2016
56 Different directing credits
1x Legends of Tomorrow | 2x Flash | 1x Supergirl | 14x Law &
Order SVU | 1x Constantine | 1x The Following | 13x Dexter | 2x
Blindspot | 12x Law & Order Criminal Intent | The Sopranoes,
Rome, Deadwood, The Wire - the list goes on and on!
Arrow: 23x executive story editor | 17x writer |
2x story editor | 23x Co-producer
2x LoT | 1x Heart of Dixie
LoT: 16x Exec. story editor | 2x Writer
1x Flash | 4x Tomorrow People | 2x Person of Interest
Misc. 12x Script Coord Undercovers | 58x Script Coord Psych
- What was the overall theme for this episode /
What was the link to the ep. name
- “Star City 2046” (Chris start us off)
- No hidden message - just a grim Star City of an alternate
- Fight scenes & Stunts: Share your thoughts
(Lobster first then Neil)
- Great fight scenes - Ollie and Connor v. Deathstroke.
- Very different fighting styles
- Thugs galore
- Warehouse fight where they lose connor
- Climactic Fight With old Ollie
- Time Travel: Share your thoughts (Neil then
- The crew not understanding how time travel works is the biggest
problem with the entire episode. None of anything that was
happening should have mattered!!!!
- What would have happened if they left Sara, and then the
- Goatee and one arm - how freaking awesome was that
- Love the ATOM tech in the cybernetic arm. Funko, make
- Connor Hawke!
- John Diggle Junior - not canon, but good tweak
- Deathstroke - Grant Wilson
- Pretty much a badass
- Took Ollie’s arm
- Rip Hunter
- For a time master, he’s not good at explaining how time steam
- The Atom - Ray Palmer
- Start of the romance element
- White Canary - Sara Lance
- Calls Rip on chaning the timeline for selfish purposes
- Hawkgirl - Kendra Saunders
- Captain Cold - Leonard Snart
- You’re not the boss of me - “Actually I am”
- Damn - that was not the right line to use
- Cold cocks Heatwave
- Heatwave - Mick Rory
- In his element
- Living the dream - plan to take out the other thieves and
- Just wants to see the world burn. That sums up the
character, and right there defines the difference in Heatwave and
- Firestorm - Professor Martin Stein
- Not good at giving love advice
- Firestorm - Jefferson Jackson
EPISODE DC EASTER EGGS:
Season 1 Episode 6 “Star City 2046” (Date: 18 Feb
- Connor Hawke: Ollie’s illegitimate son from
- The Smoak Building: Big things in the works
for Felicity in this timeline
- Deathstroke II: Grant Wilson - Slade’s
son who is also a character from the comics
- Old Ollie: Similar to one armed old Ollie in
Millar’s the Dark Knight
- Uprising: Common Berlantiverse theme - Arrow
Season Three episode "Uprising," fans saw the city taken over by
- Adams & O’Neill: warehouse at the corner
of Adams & O'Neill, Classic GA & GL creators
- Creating the Future you Dread: Recurring
- Taken!: He's been taken!" ...Just like
Oliver's son William in last night's episode of Arrow, titled
- Olie’s Theme: Same music from Arrow
- Blackhawke Armored Car Job: That's something
we saw on The Flash, where the pair actually perpetrated the
- Kevin Smith knows how he would bring Onomatopeia to Arrow
(Date: xx June 2016)
Onomatopoeia has a very distinct look and quirk in the comics,
which might not translate to TV that well. That doesn’t mean Kevin
Smith hasn’t thought about how to make it work.
- Former WWE superstar Cody Rhodes (Stardust) to appear on Arrow
(Date: 02 July 2016)
*Confirmed during a panel at Heroes & Villains FanFest in New
* Rhodes added that, "You can probably expect Stephen and I to get
into another fight."
* No further details about who he'll play were revealed,
* He'll first show up in episode three.
- Did Stephen Amell confirm Flashpoint?? (Date: xx June
Stephen Amell said "sure" in response to a question about
Flashpoint impacting Arrow, adding "you bet" when someone followed
up by asking, "majorly?" Needless to say, that's all pretty vague,
but with the internet being what it is, it predictably didn't take
long for his comments to be turned into the actor confirming that
the events of The Flash would end up having an affect on Arrow.
Now, Amell has taken to Facebook to make it clear that Arrow
will NOT definitely be affected by Flashpoint in a major way,
stating: "Actually I sarcastically said "sure"... And then I
seriously said, "I have no idea whatsoever"
- Diggle Finally Gets a New Helmet (Date: xx June
* fans were not happy with the execution, instantly zeroing in on
Spartan's head attire and its close resemblance to the helmet worn
by a certain X-Men villain.
*David Ramsey thought the design should be a little different as
* new look will be constructed by S.T.A.R. Labs' Cisco
- Olicity is kinda-back (Date: 04 July 2016)
At Heroes & Villains FanFest in New Jersey, Amell shared his
thoughts on Olicity: “I was chatting with a couple of fans earlier
and they were saying there hasn’t been a lot of positivity and
reassuring notions when it comes to Oliver and Felicity’s
relationship,” he said. “I think that it’s important to remember
that relationships on the show don’t have to be only defined by
romance. Oliver and Felicity could have a wonderful, fulfilling,
dynamic relationship and not be together, right?”
- Production has Started on Arrow (Date: 05 July
*Check out Stephen Amell’s social media for all the travel chaos he
had on the 4th of July
* season opener will be titled "Legacy."
*Director: Bam Bam Bamford, Story: Greg Berlanti, Teleplay:
Guggenheim and Mericle
GENERAL DC TV NEWS
- Kevin Smith confirmed to direct Ep.7 of the Flash
(Date: 05 July 2016)
In an interview with Den of Geek, Smith revealed he will be back at
the directorial helm around mid-season. “I know I’m going back to
The Flash, first week of September, to direct episode 7 of season
3. Still haven’t heard anything back from Arrow.”
- CW and Netflix confirm exclusive deal (Date: 05 July
*Seasons available 8-days after the season ends
*new mufti-year content licensing deal that will keep Netflix the
exclusive home for past seasons of the CW's scripted series,
including popular DC Comics superhero shows Arrow, The Flash,
Legends of Tomorrow, and Supergirl. The deal also covers iZombie,
Supernatural, The 100, The Vampire Diaries, The Originals, Crazy
Ex-Girlfriend, Jane the Virgin, and upcoming 2016-2017 debuts
Riverdale, Frequency, and No Tomorrow.
- Batman and Green Arrow get Giant Mech Suits (Date: 06
<<Warner Bros has released a new trailer for a Batman
Unlimited original movie called Batman Unlimited: Mechs Vs Mutants.
Mister Freeze’s latest invention super-sizes Killer Croc and Bane,
turning them into giant mutant monsters that bash through the
streets of Gotham. Batman and Green Arrow must save the day by
piloting their giant robot mechs into combat.>>
GREEN ARROW COMICS & TOY NEWS
- Funko Keychain Pocket Pops for Arrow and Flash (Date:
xx June 2016)
Coming in August, Pocked (Keychain) Pops for the CW’s Arrow and
Flash. It’s interesting that for Arrow, they went No-sleeves,
but for Flash they went with the red disk on the chest instead of
current season white.
- Green Arrow #2 (Rebirth!!) (Date: 06 July 2016)
Writer: Benjamin Percy | Pencils: Otto Schmidt | Cover by: Juan E.
“THE DEATH AND LIFE OF OLIVER QUEEN” Chapter Two. In #2, Green
Arrow is betrayed, broken and left for dead. He wakes up in a world
where the once-wealthy Oliver Queen has no resources and only the
faintest clue what’s happened to him. Meanwhile, in a distant land,
an old ally begins a quest to help the Emerald Archer in his
- Green Arrow A Celebration of 75 Years (Date: xx June
* First appearing in 1941 as a twentieth-century Robin Hood in a
tale by Mort Wesinger and George Papp, the Emerald Archer has grown
to a be a wisecracking, hot-blooded, and sometimes radical
counterpoint to more straight-laced superheroes. This collection
features the Green Arrow in all his many forms, from the zany,
boxing-glove-arrow wielding adventurer of the Silver Age to the
gritty urban vigilante of the 1980s and beyond.
* GREEN ARROW: A CELEBRATION OF 75 YEARS is a crash course in the
history of the Battling Bowman from origin to death to rebirth,
featuring an all-star cast of comic talent including Mike Grell,
Dennis O’Neil, Neal Adams, Jack Kirby, Alan Moore, Kevin Smith,
Phil Hester, Brad Meltzer, Amanda Conner, Jeff Lemire and
- Diggle and Flash coming to the Batman miniatures game from
Knight Miniatures (Date: 05 July 2016)
Knight Figures make the Batman and Marvel miniature games.
Lead (not really) figures, unpainted. Checked the
current figs out in our comicbook store recently, and they’re
pretty sweet. The Arrow expansion pack rulebook was added
back in May.
Promo for Next Week: Legends Of Tomorrow - “Marooned”
“Marooned” [Season 1 Episode 7]
When there's no trace of Savage, Rip spends time dwelling on
the past and Rory continues to be a liability to the team. The crew
receive a distress call from another Time Master and seek it out,
only to find that the ship was commandeered by time pirates. Snart
has an important decision to make.
Writers: Anderson Mackenzie & Phil Klemmer
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