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"The Speed of Life": During his birthday party, Wally West spends one second to imagine how awful his life would have been had he never become a superhero.


Quote1.png Tell me... did you ever wonder what your life would have been like if you hadn't been Barry's successor? If you hadn't gotten super-speed? Quote2.png
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The Flash 80-Page Giant #1 is an issue of the series The Flash 80-Page Giant (Volume 1) with a cover date of August, 1998.

Synopsis for "The Speed of Life"

During his birthday party, Wally West spends one second to imagine how awful his life would have been had he never become a superhero.

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Synopsis for "Dark of the Sun"

On the one-year anniversary of their first meeting, Jay Garrick and Barry Allen must rescue Joan and Iris from The Shade.

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Synopsis for "The 5,000 Rats of Bartholomew Allen"

While on a field trip, Bart Allen unwittingly uncovers a plot by Gorilla Grodd to use rabbits, rats and mice to steal government secrets.

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Synopsis for "The Professional"

Jesse Quick is nearly killed by Captain Boomerang, and she learns it's OK to ask for help.

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Synopsis for "Thunder and Lightning"

In 1921, a speedster named Lightning rescues Babe Ruth from a couple of gangsters.

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Synopsis for "Split-Seconds"

John Fox travels to 2945, where he helps the Russells send their baby, Iris, to the past.

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Synopsis for "Your Life Is My Business"

Wally West helps Mark Millar write his next Flash story.

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Notes

  • "Dark of the Sun" is dedicated to "Julie Schwartz, Flash-Master Extraordinary."
  • Wally West is given a co-writing credit on "Your Life Is My Business."

Trivia

  • In "The 5,000 Rats of Bartholomew Allen," Bart Allen keeps a pair of mice similar to Pinky and the Brain.
  • A billboard in "Thunder and Lightning" says "Enjoy Kupps."


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