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There Will Be Brood is an episode of season 6 of DC's Legends of Tomorrow. It premiered on August 29, 2021.

Synopsis for "There Will Be Brood"

Appearing in "There Will Be Brood"

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:


  • Bishop
  • Oil gang (Single appearance) (Also in a vision)
    • Doc (Single appearance) (Also in a vision)

Other Characters:

  • Henry (Single appearance)
  • Angels (Mentioned only)
  • Celso (Deceased) (Mentioned only)
  • Natalie Logue (Mentioned only)



  • Fountain of Imperium (Apparent Death) (Also in a vision)
  • Scarlett Lady



  • It is revealed that Esperanza Cruz was born in early 20th Century and her powers are also revealed to be a direct consequence of her connection with the Fountain of Imperium.
  • In the original timeline of Earth-Prime, Spooner's mother was murdered by some oil men while her daughter activated the Fountain who linked itself with her and sent the girl to the future.
    • Spooner slightly alters the timeline as she actually saves her mother from being murdered but manages to not change her history by allowing her past counterpart to bind herself once again with the Fountain and be sent forward in time.
  • The Fountain of Imperium is shown to actually be a mushroom-like alien being that, in ancient times, came to Earth and began shielding the planet from alien invasions.
    • After John Constantine links himself to the Fountain, he is poisoned to death by Bishop which causes the Fountain to "die", along with him, as well as Esperanza Cruz due to her bond with the Fountain.


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