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Author Archives: Derek B. Gayle

Derek B. Gayle is a Virginia native with a BS in English, Journalism and Film from Randolph-Macon College. In addition to being an avid Power Rangers and genre TV fanatic, he also currently co-produces, writes and performs in local theatre, and critically reviews old kids' cartoons. You can check out his portfolio here.

The Flash #2.11 “The Reverse-Flash Returns” Review

An overly dense time travel story answers a lot of questions, but has trouble handling our main hero's arc.

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The Flash #2.10 “Potential Energy” Review

The midseason premiere falls into familiar superhero traps as it fails to do anything new with a secret identity story.

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The Flash #2.7 “Gorilla Warfare” Recap & Review

Grodd's return makes for a fun one-off and spotlight for Caitlin and Harry, but a pause in momentum and retread of stories for everyone else.

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The Flash #2.6 “Enter Zoom” Recap & Review

A relatively light affair carries a sense of foreboding that continues until a shocking wallop of an ending.

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The Flash #2.5 “The Darkness And The Light” Recap & Review

The repercussions of Earth-2 and the existence of parallel doubles amps up the story in a strong, busy episode.

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The Flash #2.4 “The Fury of Firestorm” Recap & Review

Firestorm 2.0 and some huge twists don't save an uncharacteristically predictable and heavy-handed installment.

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The Flash #2.3 “Family of Rogues” Recap & Review

Summary: Family drama and the nature of evil form the center of the best Rogue episode to date, and a likely highlight of the season. Recap  Iris calls Barry during a shootout, and Barry tells her to jump out the ...

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The Flash #2.2 “Flash of Two Worlds” Recap & Review

The Scarlet Speedster meets the Crimson Comet in a plot-driven, piece-moving episode.

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The Flash #2.1 “The Man Who Saved Central City” Recap & Review

Team Flash confronts grief to move forward in a strong, dense premiere that capably balances darkness and optimism.

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FlashTVNews Roundtable: Looking Forward to Season 2

In part two of this year's roundtable, the FlashTVNews Team discusses their hopes and predictions for season 2.

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