Season Five

Spectre of the Gun

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Oliver must solve a new problem in his role as Mayor after City Hall is attacked by a lone gunman, thrusting Team Arrow into a very personal conflict over gun control -- and dredging up painful memories of Rene's past.
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A traumatic attack on City Hall triggers painful memories for Rene (Rick Gonzalez) about his family. Flashbacks reveal how Rene went from simple family man to a hero named Wild Dog. Meanwhile, Oliver (Stephen Amell) must deal with the perpetrator behind the attack and realizes the best way to do so is as Mayor Queen instead of the Green Arrow. Tensions run high in the Arrow bunker.

Kristin Windell directed the episode written by Marc Guggenheim (#513).