With The Flash film recently being announced to adapt the Flashpoint comic book storyline, we take today’s podcast to explain what exactly Flashpoint is and what we hope to see from it in the DCEU.
- Comic series – 5 issues in 2011 written by Geoff Johns, art by Andy Kubert; led to a reboot of DC Comics universe – New 52
- Tons of tie-ins
- Barry wakes up in an alternate timeline where his mother is alive
- Captain Cold is now Citizen Cold, a hero
- Bruce Wayne died in Crime Alley, Thomas Wayne (Wayne Casinos) is a drunken Batman, Martha is Joker
- Amazons and Atlanteans are destroying the world in battle
- Superman crashed in Metropolis, hidden in government facility
- Cyborg is the main hero, kind of taking Superman’s place
- Reverse Flash is heavily involved
- Cameos – Lois Lane, Steve Trevor, Marvel Family (Captain Thunder), Deathstroke
- Animated film – Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox
- TV Series – Season 3 episodes “Flashpoint” and “Paradox”
The Flash: Flashpoint movie ideas
- What would we like to see?
- Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice “too soon” scene?
- Injustice series?
- What to do with Iris?
- Maybe have Jai Courtney as Citizen Boomerang?
- Cameos – Enchantress, Antiope
- War – Faora vs. Ocean Master
- Instead of War – Justice League heroes never emerged; Zod/Faora invaded anyway and enslaved population
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