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(Warning - If you aren't yet all caught up on Season 2 of 'The Flash', then the following may well contains SPOILERS relating to some of the biggest visual moments in recent episodes. Proceed with caution and all that...)

Now, when it comes to outsized, over-the-top, surprisingly high quality television special effects, the CW-based 'Flarrowverse' has made quite the name for itself in recent years. Despite working with relatively tight budgets, the effects teams on Arrow, The Flash and Legends of Tomorrow have long been pulling off implausibly plausible effects shots, and doing a damn fine job of it too.

Which is all the more reason to be excited about the fact that...

This Shiny New Behind-the-Scenes Video Showcases Exactly How The Visual Effects on 'The Flash' Came To Be

Which, in between making being a visual effects wiz look like a fantastic gig, just so happens to give us a behind-the-scenes glimpse at just how the show's visual effects team created...


With it's gloriously otherworldly Art Deco-infused skyline!

Killer Frost!

With her cold, cold hands (and warmer heart)!

King Shark!

With his whole being a man-shark deal!

And, of course, a whole lot more. Now, if the show could just return from hiatus already...

What do you reckon, though?


What do you think of the visual effects on 'The Flash'?

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