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The Flash: The Fastest Man Alive is a Flash ongoing series that began publication in 2006 and concluded in 2007 at 13 issues. It was one of many new books that debuted as part of the "One Year Later" event following the Infinite Crisis crossover, taking place after the missing year. The series focused on Bart Allen, formerly Impulse and Kid Flash, becoming the fourth Flash and then dying tragically.

This series was published following the cancellation of Wally West's ongoing series The Flash (Volume 2), which ended at issue #230. Wally West returned to his role as the Flash following the end of The Fastest Man Alive, and his ongoing series would resume again with issue #231.