Season Five Episode Guide

The Flash (501) - Nora


Episode #: 501
Air Date: 10.09.18
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Barry and Iris struggle with the arrival of their daughter from the future -- a fellow speedster who is unable to return home to her time, but eager to help out. While the team battles a new metahuman villain, they must also prevent Nora from changing history any more than she has.
The Flash (502) - Blocked


Episode #: 502
Air Date: 10.16.18
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A woman with the power to compress air molecules goes after a cache of high-tech weapons -- while a shadowy new foe begins attacking metahumans in Central City. Meanwhile Nora trains to become a better speedster, and Caitlin and Ralph try to help Cisco get over a broken heart.
The Flash (503) - The Death of Vibe

The Death of Vibe

Episode #: 503
Air Date: 10.23.18
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Team Flash recruits a super-detective version of Wells to help track down Cicada, unaware that the metahuman serial killer has set his sights on Cisco. Caitlin and Ralph visit her mother's company to investigate the mystery behind her father's death certificate.
The Flash (504) - News Flash

News Flash

Episode #: 504
Air Date: 10.30.18
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Iris's competition in the blogosphere starts creating her own stories through mental manipulation, creating problems for XS and the Flash to solve. Ralph and Sherloque go in search of a new lead on Cicada.
The Flash (505) - All Doll'd Up

All Doll'd Up

Episode #: 505
Air Date: 11.13.18
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Barry and Iris investigate a creepy contortionist meta who is targeting the city's elite. Caitlin's friends help her follow a clue that leads her deeper into her father's past -- and a new connection to Killer Frost.
The Flash (506) - The Icicle Cometh

The Icicle Cometh

Episode #: 506
Air Date: 11.20.18
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With the rest of the team searching for clues to Cicada's whereabouts during the satellite explosion, Barry and Cisco help Caitlin recover her father from a distant black site. But Cisco grows suspicious that there is more to the situation than a family reunion.
The Flash (507) - O Come, All Ye Thankful

O Come, All Ye Thankful

Episode #: 507
Air Date: 11.27.18
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Barry comes close to discovering Cicada's identity, prompting Orlin Dwyer to remember how young Grace came into his life. Meanwhile the team faces off against another meta who can control the weather, and Nora struggles with her father's loss in the future.
The Flash (508) - What's Past is Prologue

What's Past is Prologue

Episode #: 508
Air Date: 12.04.18
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Barry and Nora embark on a risky plan to stop Cicada by traveling to key moments in the past, gathering pieces of a weapon to use against him -- putting them face-to-face with the Flash's most dangerous enemies.
The Flash (509) - Elseworlds, Part 1

Elseworlds, Part 1

Episode #: 509
Air Date: 12.09.18
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After Barry Allen and Oliver Queen wake up to find that they are living one another's lives they turn to Kara on Earth-38 for help. Meanwhile Team Flash tangles with Amazo -- a killer robot that can absorb and use metahuman powers.
The Flash (510) - The Flash & The Furious

The Flash & The Furious

Episode #: 510
Air Date: 01.15.19
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As Cecile's prosecution of Weather Witch moves forward in court the Flash pursues a car thief armed with meta tech -- who is determined to recruit her fellow rogue. Cisco discovers a potential way to cure meta-humans.
The Flash (511) - Seeing Red

Seeing Red

Episode #: 511
Air Date: 01.22.19
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Nora is severely injured in a fight with Cicada, leaving Barry determined to end his enemy once and for all. As the team works to help a group of metahumans on Cicada's kill list to escape into hiding, Killer Frost and Caitlin have a disagreement over the potential metahuman cure.
The Flash (512) - Memorabilia


Episode #: 512
Air Date: 01.29.19
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Nora panics at the prospect of her secret being found out, and enters the mind of young Grace alone to try and help the girl wake up. When things go wrong, Barry and Iris follow her in.
The Flash (513) - Goldfaced


Episode #: 513
Air Date: 02.05.19
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Barry and Ralph go undercover inside a the organization of a criminal weapons dealer, only to find themselves forced to join an illegal op. While Nora tries to distract Sherloque by distracting him with his love life, Iris finds herself face-to-face with Orlin Dwyer.
The Flash (514) - Cause and XS

Cause and XS

Episode #: 514
Air Date: 02.12.19
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With Barry sidelined Nora faces a deadly crisis, looping the same hour over and over again to prevent Cicada from killing the people she loves.
The Flash (515) - King Shark vs. Gorilla Grodd

King Shark vs. Gorilla Grodd

Episode #: 515
Air Date: 03.05.19
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The team hopes to offer King Shark a chance to return to his human life -- and the woman he loves -- by testing the metahuman cure. But a newly empowered Grodd disrupts their plans, setting up an epic showdown in the streets of Central City.
The Flash (516) - Failure is an Orphan

Failure is an Orphan

Episode #: 516
Air Date: 03.12.19
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Barry determines to offer Orlin Dwyer the chance to take the metahuman cure and change his future, but first the team must find a way to find him. Joe welcomes Cecille's help as he returns to work, and the two quickly zero in on Dr. Ambres and what she really knows about Cicada.
The Flash (517) - Time Bomb

Time Bomb

Episode #: 517
Air Date: 03.19.19
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As Dwyer wakes up to discover the identity of his savior, Nora wrestles with her need to come clean with her family about the secrets she has been keeping. As the team tracks the new Cicada, they discover that she has a personal agenda of her own.
The Flash (518) - Godspeed


Episode #: 518
Air Date: 04.16.19
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After discovering Nora's secret alliance with an enemy, Barry and Iris turn to her journal to learn more about the path that brought their daughter into their lives from the future -- including Nora's discovery of her powers, and her encounter with a new and powerful speedster.
The Flash (519) - Snow Pack

Snow Pack

Episode #: 519
Air Date: 04.23.19
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Barry's unilateral decision about Nora creates tension on Team Flash, sending her back into the arms of Eobard Thawne. When Icicle returns in the body of Caitlin's father to steal a piece of technology, Caitlin and her mother are forced to resolve their personal issues to stop him.
The Flash (520) - Gone Rogue

Gone Rogue

Episode #: 520
Air Date: 04.30.19
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Barry and the team must go up against a fellow speedster when Nora recruits a team of criminals to steal meta tech. Meanwhile Caitlin and Ralph head to her father's arctic research outpost to investigate a signal.
The Flash (521) - The Girl With The Red Lightning

The Girl With The Red Lightning

Episode #: 521
Air Date: 05.07.19
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With Cicada II on the verge of unleashing a virus that could threaten all metas in the city, S.T.A.R. Labs and the C.C.P.D. offer the meta-human cure to the public. Meanwhile Sherloque comes to the aid of Renee Adler, and Nora discovers that she has a connection to the enemy.
The Flash (522) - Legacy


Episode #: 522
Air Date: 05.14.19
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After Ralph sacrifices himself to stop the destruction of Cicada's dagger, Team Flash discovers the weapon's connection to Barry's oldest foe -- the Reverse Flash. But they must locate Grace before she travels even further back in time.