This season’s Big Bad is front and center on The Flash this week, as Barry and the team set a trap for Zoom and confront the evil speedster from a parallel universe. Will their gambit pay off? Or is it just giving Zoom exactly what he wants … the death of the Flash?
Also this week: Kara is targeted by Reactron, one of Superman’s enemies, on a new episode of Supergirl, while S.H.I.E.L.D. learns a starting truth about the monstrous Inhuman known as Lash. Nick and Monroe must find Rosalee after she goes missing on a new Grimm, and Team Arrow discovers that Ray Palmer is alive and well … and tiny. And being held captive.
Here’s your full schedule for this week in sci-fi and fantasy television:
“Tonight’s the Night.” Galavan sends Barbara after Jim Gordon, while he tries to make a business deal with Bruce Wayne. Barnes and Bullock are hot on Barbara’s trail, and Nygma has a run-in with a familiar face.
“Fight or Flight.” Supergirl’s powers are tested when Reactron, one of Superman’s formidable enemies, arrives in National City and targets the young hero. Also, Cat plans to run an exposé on Supergirl.
MINORITY REPORT returns next week.
The CW, 8/7c
“Enter Zoom.” After recent events, Barry decides it’s time to confront Zoom and comes up with a dangerous plan. Caitlin sides with Jay and deems it too dangerous for Barry to engage with the speed demon. However, Iris shows her support and brings forth a surprising ally. We see what Earth-2 Harrison Wells’ life was like before coming through the breech.
“Chaos Theory.” S.H.I.E.L.D. unearths a shocking truth about one of its biggest foes and Fitz helps Simmons recover information that could lead them back through the portal.
The CW, 8/7c
“Lost Souls.” Felicity is frantic when she learns that Ray is alive and being held by Damien Darhk. Felicity’s guilt over not finding Ray sooner causes tension between her and Oliver. Meanwhile, Sara joins Laurel, Thea and the team on a rescue mission for Ray. However, the effects of the Lazarus Pit take over and threaten to jeopardize the entire operation.
“Sundae, Bloody Sundae.” Noah is on the hunt for Tommy to reveal his past to him and guide him on his destiny to stop a catastrophic event. Taylor’s discoveries about her mother lead to her capture by an underground group. Meanwhile, Dearing leads Carlos closer to finding his kidnapped nephew and Luke and Malina are separated in a violent encounter.
“The Art of War.” When Reynolds heads to D.C. to discuss developments in the Nevins case, Abbie is left in command. Jenny and Joe deal with unexpected consequences as a result of stealing the shard, which leaves both the lives of the heroes and Abbie’s career in great peril. Meanwhile, a new, more dangerous evil force is revealed.
“Just Passing Through.” Nathan and Vince travel back to 1983 to learn how Croatoan found a way into Haven; Duke is apprehended by a mysterious foe.
“Lost Boys.” Rosalee goes missing after a band of orphaned children target her as the mother figure they have always wanted. With a furious Monroe by their side, Nick and Hank race against the clock to find Rosalee after discovering a connection to an earlier missing persons case that didn’t end have a happy ending.
BBC America, 9/8c
“Sleep No More.” This terrifying story is assembled from footage discovered in the wreckage of Le Verrier Space Station.
ABC, 8/7c – SPECIAL 2-PARTER
“Birth.” Tensions in Camelot come to a head when Merlin, now under Arthur’s control, delivers an ultimatum to Emma. Refusing to give in, Emma and our heroes face off against Arthur, Merlin and Zelena in an epic battle of magic and will. Back in Storybrooke, Zelena’s pregnancy mysteriously accelerates and Hook goes to new and desperate lengths to get answers from the Dark Swan.
“The Bear King.” Zelena and Arthur journey to DunBroch on a mission to retrieve an enchanted relic that will provide the advantage they need to vanquish Emma and our heroes. Their path will cross with Merida’s, who is on a journey of her own to pay a debt that her father, King Fergus, owed to the Witch when he died. In flashbacks, Merida learns about bravery and honor as she trains for combat and rides alongside Fergus into the infamous battle that claims his life.
“And the Cost of Education.” Students start disappearing at Wexler College, an institution started by a mad historian/architect who believed in alternate dimensions. When the Librarians arrive, they discover a young student from the physics department is investigating the bizarre occurrences on her own. Meanwhile, Cassandra gets an offer that’s difficult to turn down.
“Always Accountable.” Daryl, Abraham and Sasha encounter many obstacles and a new threat while trying to return to Alexandria.
What are YOUR top picks for this week?