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Arrow #3.6 “Guilty” Recap & Review

Arrow #3.6 “Guilty” Recap & Review

Derek B. Gayle November 17, 2014 18

A heavy-handed, unsubtle episode still finds success in its themes and character development, plus a certain boxing glove arrow

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Arrow #3.5: “The Secret Origin of Felicity Smoak” Recap & Review

Arrow #3.5: “The Secret Origin of Felicity Smoak” Recap & Review

Matt Tucker November 12, 2014 3

A rather standard story improved by its participants

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Arrow #3.4 “The Magician” Recap & Review

Arrow #3.4 “The Magician” Recap & Review

Derek B. Gayle November 3, 2014 5

A battle of archers brings together multiple threads from past seasons and uses them to explore Oliver's no-kill rule, in an ambiguous, complex, and action-packed hour

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Arrow #3.3: “Corto Maltese” Recap & Review

Arrow #3.3: “Corto Maltese” Recap & Review

Matt Tucker October 24, 2014 29

A chesspiece episode that moves parts into place for the season's big arcs, but takes some time to offer good character work for two who needed it

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Arrow #3.2 “Sara” Recap & Review

Arrow #3.2 “Sara” Recap & Review

Derek B. Gayle October 17, 2014 40

The aftermath of last week's shocker yields a thoughtful exploration of grief and death, what it means for the characters, and how it paves a new path for the future

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Arrow #3.1 “The Calm” Review (Derek’s View)

Arrow #3.1 “The Calm” Review (Derek’s View)

Derek B. Gayle October 9, 2014 9

A mixed bag of an opening is fun and shocking, resetting the stage for the new but also rehashing some of the old, with troubling implications

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Arrow #3.1: “The Calm” Recap & Review (Matt’s View)

Arrow #3.1: “The Calm” Recap & Review (Matt’s View)

Matt Tucker October 9, 2014 16

A decidedly uneven start to the new season with one hell of a wallop that changes everything

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Arrow Season 2 Countdown: Top 3 Episodes

Arrow Season 2 Countdown: Top 3 Episodes

Matt Tucker October 8, 2014 2

In anticipation of the Season 3 premiere, Matt Tucker counts down his ranking of the episodes of the superb and densely packed Season 2. Today, the top 3 episodes

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Arrow Season 2 Countdown: Ranking Episodes 13-4

Arrow Season 2 Countdown: Ranking Episodes 13-4

Matt Tucker October 7, 2014 3

In anticipation of the Season 3 premiere, Matt Tucker counts down his ranking of the episodes of the superb and densely packed Season 2. Today continues with episodes 13 to

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Arrow Season 2 Countdown: Ranking Episodes 23-14

Arrow Season 2 Countdown: Ranking Episodes 23-14

Matt Tucker October 6, 2014 2

In anticipation of the Season 3 premiere, Matt Tucker counts down his ranking of the episodes of the superb and densely packed Season 2. Up first, episodes 23 to

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