THE FLASH: “Abra Kadabra” RECAP
There’s a chill in the air on the latest episode of The Flash, “Abra Kadabra” Warning, spoilers ahead…
The criminal Abra Kadabra has arrived from the 64th century and is pursued by Gypsy who seeks revenge for her partner’s death. Kadabra has been stealing hi-tech devices to use for a time machine that will allow him to return to his own time. After being captured by Team Flash, Kadabra offers Barry the identity of Savitar for his freedom. This angers Gypsy becomes she wants to take him back to face justice. A desperate Joe hoping to save Iris, frees Kadabra only to have Gypsy interfere. Kadabra escapes and retrieves a power source from Thawne’s time vault and triggers an explosion that severely injures Caitlin. Cisco and Julian consider removing Caitlin’s necklace that suppresses her Killer Frost persona but Caitlin refuses. Instead, she instructs Julian to do the surgery and he was able to save her life.
Meanwhile, as Kadabra attempts his return to his time, the team along with Gypsy stop him. He once again uses his knowledge of the future to bargain for his freedom before returning to Earth-19. Kadabra informs Barry that Savitar is the foe that breaks him taking the thing he holds most dear. Obviously all signs point to Iris but Barry doesn’t go for it. Instead, he lets Gypsy take Kadabra to face the justice he deserves and decides that the only way to save Iris’ life, is to travel to the future.
Later, as Caitlin continues to recover she begins to lose consciousness and then starts convulsing. Julian, Cisco and HR try to save her but she flat-lines and dies. Julian then rips the necklace from her neck and Caitlin comes back to life, but as Killer Frost.
May the Dork be with you,
The Dork Knight