On an upcoming episode of "The Flash," Wally West's Flashpoint alter ego will begin to manifest. Whether it will be through the influence of Dr. Alchemy or another force is unknown, but this new episode description signals Wally's dreams will begin to show him his Flashpoint life.
When Barry ventured to the Flashpoint timeline in the season premiere, Wally was Central City's Flash. When Barry returned from the Flashpoint timeline, Wally was no longer a speedster. When Jesse Quick came back to Earth-1 with Flash powers, Wally was distraught. He even threw himself in front of a car when he learned that Jesse's powers were triggered by a near-death experience. In this new episode -- titled "Shade" -- Wally will start having dreams about being Kid Flash. Is Alchemy giving him these dreams like he did for Magenta?
WALLY HAS VISIONS OF BEING KID FLASH — When Wally (Keiynan Lonsdale) starts having dreams about being Kid Flash, Barry (Grant Gustin) realizes he has to tell Wally, Iris (Candice Patton), and Joe (Jesse L. Martin) about what happened to Wally in Flashpoint in order to keep him safe. JJ Makaro directed the episode written by Emily Silver & David Kob (#306). Original airdate 11/15/2016.
"The Flash" will take a one-week hiatus due to the United States Presidential Election on November 8. Look for this episode the following week, on November 15.
Starring Gustin as the Scarlet Speedster, “The Flash” airs Tuesdays at 8 pm ET/PT on The CW. The series also stars Jesse L. Martin, Tom Cavanagh, Carlos Valdes, Candice Patton, Danielle Panabaker, Keiynan Lonsdale and more.