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Quote1 ... for reminding me that even the Flash has limits. Thawne couldn't accept that about himself, which is why he didn't survive. Quote2
Barry Allen

Negative, Part Two is an episode of season 8 of The Flash. It premiered on June 29, 2022.

Synopsis for "Negative, Part Two"

Appearing in "Negative, Part Two"

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  • Biometric Lightning Oscillation Chamber/B.L.O.C.
  • Cobalt Stone (First appearance; unnamed) (Flashforward only) (Cameo)
  • C.R.C.
  • Hermes' Helmet
  • Psych's Mask
  • Negative Speed Force Machine (Mentioned only)
  • Nora West-Allen's Gauntlet
  • Savitar's Armor (Flashback only) (Cameo)
  • Tachyon Prototypes
  • Time Stone (Flashback and main story)


  • Fast Track Labs Van




  • The next episode, "Wednesday Ever After", takes place in 2023, one week after the events of this episode which implies that, as a consequence of the various time manipulations, similarly to the ones from Season 7,[1] the timeline shifted from Summer/Fall 2022 to early 2023 so the Forces War has now happened in January 2023.
  • The combined powers of the Positive Forces and Barry Allen seemingly erase a Negative Forces-powered Thawne from the continuity.
    • However, versions of Thawne are mentioned to eventually resurface in the various possible futures.[2][3]
  • This episode also reveales that the Armageddon Damien Darhk's existence was preserved into a pocket dimension inside the Time Stone, acting as an enforcer of the Timestream.
  • This episode implies that all the psychic are controlled by the Sage Force, similar to how the Speed Force managed all the speedsters' superpowers.
  • A deleted scene reveals that, during the events of this episode, Future Barry is fighting the Chronarch in Abra Kadabra's 64th Century.[4]


  • As of this episode, The Flash is the longest TV show in the Arrowverse continuity.
  • Tinya Wazzo being a friend with Barry and Iris was already mentioned in the "Phantom Punch" story from Earth-Prime #6 which, as of the epilogue of this story, takes place months before the events of the Forces War.

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