The Flash trades blows with Black Hole in first look at explosive season 6 finale battle. This is one of the rare moments were Barry was pushed to his absolute limit. ", "You're right. Much has changed since Crisis on The Flash, but none of these changes compare to the new threat that they face. You've been using McCullouch's resources to power a global conspiracy in metahuman trafficking, weapon sales and murder for hire. Iris then infiltrated Carver's office, using a key from the group to break into a room. If that name sounds familiar to some of you, then it’s because the organization was introduced during the first issue of The Flash, under the DC Rebirth line, back in 2016. Oh, and someone once named him "The Batman of English majors". Black Hole rescued Meena and told her that Barry left her to die. Joe digs deep into the case of the Black Hole Credit: The CW. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. They’ve taken Barry to his limit, even turning several of his friends and loved ones against him. But no one knows the exact reason. Spoilers for this week's episode of The Flash, "Marathon" below! Scientists called the flashes "unprecedented" The black hole known as Sagittarius A* (Sgr A*) is situated in the middle of the Milky Way, just 26,000 light years from Earth, according to NASA. In the comics, Black Hole is a terrorist organization that was introduced in The Flash's Rebirth run, which seeks to tamper with and negatively harness the Speed Force. That did the trick. Milky Way black hole emits mysterious light flare. By creating an account, you verify that you are at least 13 years of age, and have read and agree to the Comicbook.com Terms of Service and Privacy Policy, By Jenna Anderson She brought this to Joseph Carver, McCullouch Tech's CEO, in an effort to make him call off Doctor Light. Superman & Lois Star Shares Behind-the-Scenes Photo of the Super Sons, The Falcon and The Winter Soldier Leak Confirms Civil War's Lasting Impact, Scooby-Doo Stage Show Debuts First Song From the Musical. This leads Iris to discover that several other powered people that were killed by Godspeed had been taken as well. The organization debuted fairly recent but proved to be a major threat to the Scarlet Speedster. Despite being unsuccessful, Kimiyo attacked Iris after meeting with her informant, leading to him being killed. Base of operations In the process, that answer provided a major tie to the world of DC Comics. I thoroughly enjoyed reading Joshua Williamson and Carmine Di Giandomenico’s run when Black Hole became a more prominent threat. Comics and Beyond: Aside from the brief appearance in Green Arrow #26 and the long run in The Flash: Rebirth series, Black Hole has not made any other appearances in tv shows or films. The Black Hole were a background presence in the first half of The Flash season 6. As fate would have it, the first person he runs into is Barry. They have made advance tech mainly weapons that have been used against Speedsters but also used by normal criminals to use for crimes in Central City. Be in the know. Danielle Garrand is a social media producer and trending reporter for CBS News. All the latest gaming news, game reviews and trailers. You weren't robbed by Black Hole. In the comics, Black Hole is a terrorist organization that was introduced in The Flash's Rebirth run, which seeks to tamper with and negatively harness the Speed Force. For one, Joseph Carver is still one of the leaders of Black Hole. What do you think of Black Hole debuting on The Flash? "Your McCullouch ID -- it uses a microchip that reflects ultraviolet radiation and, as your former employee tried to tell me, it's the same microchip inside your company's reflector gun and inside Black Hole's badges. The episode saw the various members of Team Flash navigating a post-"Crisis" world, and determining the changes to the multiverse and continuity in the process. However, Iris conti… 1. While there's no indication of how things will shake out over the course of Black Hole's TV tenure, it certainly provides an interesting foil for the team to confront in this post-"Crisis" world. The "Crisis on Infinite Earths" crossover might officially be done, but it's safe to say that The Flash currently has quite a lot on its plate. [4] After Iris West-Allen met with an informant from McCulloch Technologies, The Central City Citizen looked into McCulloch Technologies' involvement into Black Hole; Black Hole then ordered Kimiyo to murder Iris West-Allen on their behalf. 1 History 1.1 Origin 2 Equipment 2.1 Transportation 2.2 Weapons 3 Allies 4 Enemies 5 Appearances 6 Notes 7 Trivia 8 See Also 9 Links Black Hole is an extremely dangerous and highly secret criminal organization based out of Central City. Central City; Missouri [1] Joseph Carver and Eva McCulloch had two different visions of what to do with the discoveries of McCulloch Technologies,[2] so, when Eva was thrusted into the Mirrorverse,[3] Carver was free to create the terrorist organization. Written Content is Copyright © 2020 But Why Tho? Nevertheless, she opted to become an agent in order to get close to Joseph Carver to kill him, herself. Enter your email address to subscribe to our community and receive notifications of new posts by email. When Black Hole was introduced in the comics, The Flash had already been on the air for a few years. However, Iris continued to pursue the lead, meeting Carver to unearth his affiliation with the group. "Because if you did, why would you be here trying to scare me while your family risks their lives for you? ", "Black Hole's reach goes far beyond theft and training metahuman assassins," Iris continued. SPOILER WARNING: This article contains major spoilers for "Marathon," The Flash's midseason premiere. Given that it’s a fairly new creation, it’s hard to imagine a smooth way … - February 4, 2020 08:09 pm EST. Meena, another Speedster who was thought to be dead at the hands of Godspeed, was recruited to the organization during her supposed death. They have made adva… In this issue, Oliver is on a mission to hunt down the Ninth Circle all across America. Getting Iris on their side would be the perfect way to hurt Barry on a more emotional level. Black Hole then took in Esperanza Garcia, grooming her into an assassin whilst using her meta-human abilities to their advantage. https://arrow.fandom.com/wiki/Black_Hole?oldid=722815. The inset shows a close-up of Sgr A* in X-rays only, covering a region half a light year wide. The organization's existence was first hinted at in the second episode of the season, "A Flash Of The Lightning. There's a conspiracy afoot in Central City. Black Hole made their first appearance during The Flash #1. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! Joseph Carver (Eric Nenninger) heads up The Black Hole, so naturally is the main suspect. Barry explains what’s been happening in Central City with Black Hole. [3] To stop the extortion, Sue began her own investigation into Black Hole, stealing the Black Hole diamond,[5] hoping that she could access the files but she failed to obtain them, either due to the number of guards there or from not realizing that it was a map. Barry’s battle against this deadly organization has been one of my favorite Flash stories in recent history. "They live in the darkness, the absence of light. The only other comic that Black Hole has made an appearance in is Green Arrow #26.