Flash #209

Writer: Geoff Johns Artist: Howard Porter Publisher: DC Comics Release Date: April 28, 2004 Critic Reviews: 2 User Reviews: 2
6.0Critic Rating
8.8User Rating

The JLA doesn't like being left in the dark when it comes to their members' personal lives...especially when a longtime teammate refuses to divulge his true identity.

  • 8.0
    Comics Bulletin - Keith Dallas Apr 30, 2004

    But if that doesnt interest you, Id tell you to buy this issue just to see which super-hero truly is the fastest of the DC Universe Read Full Review

  • 4.0
    Comics Bulletin - Jason Cornwell May 12, 2004

    An issue that I found a little difficult to enjoy as it's clear Geoff Johns didn't really make much of an effort to explain the actions of the characters in this issue, but rather he was hoping that we would be so impressed by the razzle dazzle of Superman racing the Flash that we wouldn't stop to ask why the heck was Wally acting so odd. I mean I realize he's in love, but having him racing around the globe in a mad dash to find Linda didn't make any sense. Given he's known she was gone for quite some time, that having him suddenly decide he needs to find her in the middle of a critical meeting with the JLA was a incredibly contrived method of bringing Wally into conflict with these characters. I also have to say that I was a bit disappointed to see the engaging interaction between Wally and the various members of the JLA was sidetracked by the big race, as frankly the idea that the Flash is faster than Superman has already a well established fact, and the entire race seems to be Geoff Read Full Review

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