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Nora West-Allen

Impulsive Excessive Disorder is an episode of season 8 of The Flash. It premiered on March 9, 2022.

Synopsis for "Impulsive Excessive Disorder"

Appearing in "Impulsive Excessive Disorder"

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:


  • Godspeed/August Heart (Nora's Future) (Flashback only)
    • Godspeed Army (Flashback only)
  • Royal Flush Gang (First appearance chronologically)
    • Jack of Hearts (Jake Fox) (Real name revealed) (First appearance chronologically)
    • King of Clubs (First appearance chronologically)
    • Queen of Diamonds (Mona Taylor) (Real name revealed) (First appearance chronologically)
    • Ten of Spades (Wanda Wayland) (Real name revealed) (First appearance chronologically)
  • Sterling Brooks (First appearance chronologically)

Other Characters:





  • As a consequence of helping Team Flash in defeating Godspeed, Bart and Nora Allen change their future as Jay Garrick is now alive but somehow erased Joan Williams from existence.
    • They eventually travel back in time to restore her existence but ended up causing the birth of the Royal Flush Gang one year before their Earth-Prime's original appearance.


  • Bart and Nora's aliases, Nora Moy and Bart Waid, are references to DC Comics writer, Jeffrey Moy, and artist, Mark Waid.
  • Future Jay Garrick references being stuck in the past and fighting the Nazis during World War II in another lifetime.
  • Booster Gold cameos in this episode as it is shown to be welcomed in the White House in 2032. This event presumably happened before he became the Fixer of Alun Thomas's Fixed Point in time.

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