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The team deals with Kyle Nimbus, a metahuman who has the ability to turn himself into a toxic gas.

Quote1 So... we're just supposed to get used to working above a make-shift prison housing evil people with superpowers? Quote2
Caitlin Snow


Things You Can't Outrun is an episode of season 1 of The Flash. It premiered on October 21, 2014.

Synopsis for "Things You Can't Outrun"

The team deals with Kyle Nimbus, a metahuman who has the ability to turn himself into a toxic gas.

Appearing in "Things You Can't Outrun"

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Supporting Characters:

Antagonists:

  • Darbinyan Crime Family (First appearance)
    • Araz Darbinyan (Single appearance; dies)
    • Raffi Darbinyan (Single appearance; dies)
  • The Mist (Kyle Nimbus) (First appearance)
  • Unnamed mugger (Single appearance) (Cameo)

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Notes

  • One of the Iron Heights correction officers is played by Everick Golding who will also play the Iron Height head guard, Trevor Shinick from Nora's Future. However, it is unknown if the character from this episode is his Earth-1 self, one of his relatives or just a different character.

Trivia

  • During Barry and Caitlin's visit to CCPD, David Singh asks Barry for the fiber analysis on the Orloff case. This could be a reference to Pytor Orloff, a Russian scientist that appeared in some Flash comics.
  • The marquee outside the Vogue Theatre lists "Blue Devil II - Hell to Pay" and "The Rita Farr Story" as features.
  • Ronnie's nickname for him and Caitlin was "'Fire and Ice" which is a reference to their comic book counterparts' monikers, Firestorm and Killer Frost, as well as their future aliases.
  • Barry mentions that he doesn't want a museum dedicated to him. This is a reference to the iconic Flash Museum from the comics.
  • Waid Boulevard is a nod to the Flash writer, Mark Waid.


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