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The Starling Tribune is a podcast dedicated to the CW's Arrow TV Show and the other DC Comics TV Shows on the CW channel as well as the DC Universe in general. Each week the reporters and their chief editor will get together to discuss the latest episode of the hit CW show Arrow. The Starling Tribune is a proud member of the GonnaGeek Podcast Network found at

Jun 13, 2016

Starling Tribune - Season 4.5 Special Edition – Legends Of Tomorrow Pilot Part II (A CW Network Arrow Television Show Fan Podcast)


The Official Arrow Podcast of the Gonna Geek Network


Episode:            “Pilot, Part 2” [Season 1 Episode 2]

Air Date:           Thursday, January 28th, 2016

Director:           Glen Winter 5 titles dating back to 2006


                        5xArrow | 4xFlash | 2xLegends Of Tomorrow | 3xSupergirl | 12xSmallville |

                        ACCOMPLISHED CINEMATOGRAPHERr: Flash, Arrow, Falling Skies, Smallville, etc

                        PRODUCER: Arrow, Flash, Legends Of Tomorrow


Writers:             Greg Berlanti 21 Titles dating to 1999


                        17XArrow | 8xFlash | 4xLegends Of Tomorrow | 3xSupergirl | 3xThe tomorrow People | Green Lantern film | 1x No Ordinary Family

                        “DEVELOPED BY” Too numerous for me to count

                        PRODUCER:(27 Titles)  Arrow; Legends Of Tomorrow; The Flash; Blindspot; Supergirl; The Tomorrow People; No Ordinary Family;


                        Marc Guggenheim 25 Titles dating to 2001

                        31xArrow | 9xLegends Of Tomorrow | 1xVixen | 3xNo Ordinary Family | 8xLaw & Order | 2xThe Practice

                        PRODUCER: Legends Of Tomorrow; Arrow; Vixen; No Ordinary Family; Flashforward; Law & Order


                        Andrew Kreisberg 22 Titles dating to 1998


                        2xArrow (116 Developed by) | 3xFlash (46 Episodes Developed by) | 2xLegends Of Tomorrow (16 Episodes Developed By | 4x Supergirl (20 Episodes Developed by) | 4xWarehouse 13 | 2xFringe | 1xStar Wars The Clone Wars | 1x Vampire Diaries | 7xEli Stone | 4xBostone Legal | 2x Justice League | 2x Simpsons

                        PRODUCER: Arrow; Flash; Legends OF Tomorrow; Supergirl; Warehouse 13; Fringe; etc


                        Phil Klemmer 8 Titles dating to 2004

                        5xLegends Of Tomorrow | 3xForever | 3x The Tomorrow People | 12xChuck

                        PRODUCER: Legends Of Tomorrow; Forever; The Tomorrow People; Chuck; etc




  • What was the overall theme for this episode / What was the link to the ep. name
    • “Pilot, Part II”
  • Fight scenes & Stunts: Share your thoughts
    • Fights
      • Auction Fight ---- warehouse wide simultaneous fight
      • Savage’s Lodge/House - theft
      • Sara getting ATOM suit piece
      • Big Savage House fight; carter is killed
    • Time Travel: Share your thoughts (Chris then Michelle)
      • Damien Darkh
      • Bought a warhead
      • Lost ATOM suit part
      • Objects near their deaths can be used to kill Savage
      • Back to Stein’s past
      • Stein’s future wife
      • Young Stein
    • Rip Hunter
      • Why wasn’t he at the auction?
      • Saves Kendra
      • Fixes Stein’s wife
    • Ray Palmer
      • Rookie Mistake….dummy box
    • Sara Lantz
      • Ahhhh - you think I’m sex….
      • Knocks out young Stein
    • Hawkgirl - Kendra Saunders
      • Remembers back to the past
      • Give and go with Carter…..boooring?
    • Hawkman - Carter Hall
      • Tries to kill Savage with the blade. Is killed by Savage instead
    • Captain Cold - Leonard Snart
      • Candy store; gundrop
    • Heatwave - Mick Rory
      • “Your welcome Norway”
    • Professor Martin Stein
      • Bluffs his way into Auction
      • Particle Tracker
      • Professor Elon Musk
      • I don’t partake in canibas
      • FUTURE WIFE!
      • My ring!
    • Jefferson Jackson
      • Absorb a nuclear blast!!!!!
    • Waverunner/Gideon
      • Fabrication Room
      • Medical Attention of Kendra
    • Vandal Savage
      • USed the ATOM suit piece to kill the researcher
      • Visitors from another time
      • Kills Carter
      • Wounds Kendra




Season 1 Episode 2 “Pilot, Part II”



  1. Damien Darhk
  2. The Egyptain Dagger
  3. Dwarf Star
  4. Ivy University
  5. “Be Cool”
  6. Elon Musk
  7. Back To The Future
  8. The Carlin Award




Stephen Amell Confirms Bratva on Arrow, DC Vigilante, & Teases Season 5 Villain  (Date: 6 June 2016)
During a panel at Wizard World Philadelphia, Stephen Amell basically confirms that the season 5 flashbacks were going to deal with Russia and the Bratva tattoo.

Supergirl, arrow, and The Flash Crossover planned (Date: 19 May 2016)




DC’s Legends of Tomorrow Recruits Vixen, with a Twist! (Date: 7 June 2016)
TV Insider: Vixen will join season 2 of Legends, but Megalyn EK will not be available because of other projects. To work around this issue, Rip Hunter will travel back in time, and an earlier Vixen will join the team


Supergirl Season 2: Lex Luthor’s Sister, Lesbian Detective and ‘Brash Leading Man’ Among 5 New Additions (Date: 8  June  2016)
TV Line: 5 major new characters will be introduced in season 2 of Supergirl. Lena Luthor arrives in town to escape the shadow of her brother. Nick Farrow is a “brash leading man” who butts heads with Kara at CatCo and is the son of a famous reporter. The Doctor is the diabolical female leader of Project Cadmus, Snapper Carr is a veteran journalist, and Maggie is an out and proud detective for the newly formed Science Police.   




Green Arrow Might Be the Biggest Surprise of DC’s Rebirth  (Date: 6 June 2016)
Io9: Green Arrow has been averaging between 20,000 to 30,000 copies a month, but Green Arrow: Rebirth #1 has sold around 90,000 copies, according to writer Benjamin Percy.




Promo for Next Week: Legends Of Tomorrow - “Blood Ties” (Date: 4 Feb 2016)


Episode:            “Blood Ties” [Season 1 Episode 3]

Air Date:           Thursday, February 4th, 2016

Summary:         Rip decides to weaken Vandal Savage by going after his financial assets. Rip and Sara infiltrate Savage’s bank, but are discovered by his men. Meanwhile, Snart and Rory talk Jax into taking the jump ship back to Central City so they can steal a valuable emerald. Professor Stein guides Ray on a dangerous mission

Director:           Dermott Downs

Writers: Marc Guggenheim and Chris Fedak



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This podcast was recorded Thursday June 9th, 2016.


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