[Review] The Flash Episode 4×04: “Elongated Journey Into Night”

Welcome back to Flashcaps, where we review previous seasons of the CW’s The Flash.


written by George Hatch

Before we dig into “Elongated Journey Into Night”, I need to make a small note about my criticism of last episode’s pacing. Apparently last season was so unrelentingly dark that a decision was made to keep this season light and humorous, which…okay, yeah, I can definitely see that. Any season which gives us Barry Allen unironically cosplaying as Chris Gaines is way too dark and needs to take a step back. My criticism about lighthearted content and slapstick in the wake of horrifying and grisly murders still stands, though.

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[Review] The Flash Episode 4×03: “Luck Be A Lady”

Welcome back to Flashcaps, where we review previous seasons of the CW’s The Flash.


written by George Hatch

So as I’m sitting down to type this out, one of our cats got into the litter box behind me and missed it completely, peeing on the floor. There’s a joke in here somewhere about being unlucky, but it reeks of cat pee too much for me to get there and I’m on a deadline, so onto the review proper.

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[News] Borderlands 2 Streaming For Extra Life!

It’s Made of Fail’s 11th anniversary! To celebrate, our beloved co-founder K O’Shea will be participating in a 24-hour Twitch stream to benefit the Extra Life Foundation. Extra Life supports local children’s hospitals with donations from viewers of gaming streams and marathons.

Please tune in TONIGHT at 6:00 p.m. Central Time to watch K, their local friends Becky and Cass, and our own Kate Spencer play Borderlands 2 until it’s way, way, way past their bedtimes.

View the stream and donate here to support Children’s Hospital of Chicago!

[Review] The Flash (2014) Episode 4×01: “The Flash Reborn”

Welcome back to Flashcaps, where we review previous seasons of the CW’s The Flash.


After six months stuck in a pan-temporal extra dimension, I’ve returned to save the world. Or write more reviews of The Flash, one of the two. Let’s try the second one, see how that works out.

Spoilers under the cut.
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