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Quote1 Eddie, I think the Negative Speed Force resurrected you, so you could be its avatar. Quote2
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A New World, Part Three is an episode of season 9 of The Flash. It premiered on May 17, 2023.

Synopsis for "A New World, Part Three"

Appearing in "A New World, Part Three"

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  • A.T.O.M. Exosuit
  • Breacher's Blade/Hunter-killer Blade (Mentioned only)
  • Cobalt Stone (Unnamed)
  • Earth-90 Flash's Suit
  • Green Arrow's Bow (On a TV or computer screen)
  • Jesse Quick's Suit
  • Quantum Bubble (Mentioned only)
  • Savitar's Armor (In a vision) (Cameo)
  • Time Magnet (Mentioned only)
  • Virtue's Suit (First appearance)





  • The subtitle of the episode, which is not part of the episode name, is "Changes".
  • The alternate timeline where Thawne survived and married Iris West was originally glimpsed in "Into the Speed Force" and marks his first full appearance.
  • Chuck's board mentions Team Flash not being able to contact the Waverider. This is due to the original version of the Waverider having been destroyed in the DC's Legends of Tomorrow episode, "The Fungus Amongus".


  • Chester P. Runk's future counterpart originally appeared in Earth-Prime #6.
  • Jay Garrick mentions The Forever War, also referred to as The Chronarc Wars, which was originally mentioned in a deleted scene from "Negative, Part Two"[2] and was to be an arc from the cancelled Season Ten of The Flash.[3]
  • Mark Blaine's board mentions many time travel suggestions, including:
    • Overriding Barry's Gideon;
    • Using the Still Force powers of Deon Owens who is actually fighting the Negative Forces on the Cosmic Plane which was mentioned in the previous episode;
    • Contacting the former Legion of Super-Heroes member Brainiac 5 which is still off-world with Supergirl which was originally mentioned in "Armageddon, Part 3";
    • Using Breacher's Blade (which is a temporal paradox on Earth-Prime) to cut through the Multiverse which Team Flash considers too risky as it could cause major damages to the spacetime;
    • Reaching to Luke Fox that tried to search for a so-called Dr. Nichols who, according to Mark, seems to have "vanished from existence";
    • Asking the former Negative Speed Force conduit, Meena Dhawan's help;
    • Asking for Christina McGee's Time Bubble;
    • Recharging Lady Chronos' Time Magnet from "Partners in Time";
    • Inventing a whole new time machine.
  • Chester P. Runk mentions the sci-fi author, N.K. Jemisin, who also wrote Far Sector (Volume 1).

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