‘The Flash’: Does the Season 7 Poster Tease New Powers for a Certain Character?

by Jeremy Spirogis
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The CW simply dropped the primary poster for The Flash Season 7. Could the promotional picture present clues about what is going to occur subsequent? Here’s what we all know to this point. [Spoiler warning: The following article accommodates particulars about The Flash Season 6.]

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‘The Flash’ is gearing up for season 7 manufacturing

The Flash Season 6 halted manufacturing together with the remainder of Hollywood, which was paralyzed by the COVID-19 pandemic. But Deadline reviews that protocols are in place to renew filming on a number of Berlanti Productions sequence, together with The Flash.

According to the information outlet, the studio should present the expertise with a 30-day discover indicating the shoot date. Next, the celebrities would bear two-weeks of self-isolation in Vancouver, British Columbia, which is the place The Flash shoots. Production would possible start across the finish of August after the required quarantine interval ends.

Season 7 will decide up the place a jaw-dropping cliffhanger left off

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Because the COVID-19 pandemic prompted Hollywood to close down, The Flash ended the season prematurely, making season 6 episode 19 the makeshift finale. The showrunner, Eric Wallace, spoke with TV Line in regards to the penalties of ending The Flash Season 6 three episodes early.

“And that has actually affected our storytelling for all of Season 7,” defined Wallace. The present boss confirmed that the start of season 7 will wrap up the story arc that was meant to conclude in season 6. “Because that is The Flash, there’s an enormous twist on the finish of each season, mentioned Wallace, “and that twist is now form of coming in the midst of the [start of the] season.”

Wallace went on to say that the group already has the following arc mapped out. “Not solely do we all know what occurs on the finish of season 6, however I may let you know all of season 7 proper now,” confessed Wallace.

The first poster for the season options Iris and a curious caption

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As seen on Twitter, within the first promotional poster for The Flash Season 7, one character is entrance and heart. Iris West Allen stands with arms crossed and sporting a steely gaze. Behind her is a backdrop of an illustrated cartoon. In the drawing, a mirror shatters behind her. The caption reads, “Heroes might be reborn. The Flash Season 7 is coming 2021 to The CW!”

The social media post drops hints about the place the story will head in season 7. Primarily, the damaged mirror signifies that Mrs. West Allen will escape the Mirrorverse that grew to become her jail within the final half of season 6.

The subsequent clue in regards to the coming season lies within the caption, “Heroes will be reborn.” Could that phrase check with Iris’ blossoming powers? In The Flash Season 6 finale, Iris was studying to control the setting round her within the Mirrorverse. And in a shocker, she disappeared right into a mirror prism as if teleporting to a different location. Is it attainable that when Iris returns dwelling, she is going to keep powers gained contained in the Mirror Dimension, thereby being reborn as a hero?

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The last clue is the design of the poster itself, which leans into a comic book e book fashion. That factor alludes to what Wallace informed TV Line about how The Flash Season 7 might be structured into story arcs referred to as “Graphic Novels.”

“There are going to be extra Graphic Novels subsequent yr, however they’re not going to be damaged up in the best way I believe people count on,” mentioned Wallace. He added, “Amid the horror and the tragedy of what’s occurring with this pandemic, if we are able to discover some form of lemonade within the lemon, it’s us having to rethink a number of issues about how a Flash season seems, given this ‘narrative unpredictability’ to the season.”

The Flash will return to The CW in 2021. Until then, followers can make amends for Netflix.

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