As the vigilante, Oliver threatens Somers to make him confess to the murder as penance for all of the wrongs he has done to the city. My boots are actually Nike Frees, which is kind of cool. Meanwhile, Laurel asks Tommy for the truth about why he left, and Tommy states that Oliver still loves her, a claim he confirms. Oliver, who was listening in, discovers that Malcolm is heading the secret organization, and uses Felicity to ascertain Walter's location. In the end, Helena and Oliver share a kiss.
That was a big goal with Arrow and the way the story was set up with his character. With Diggle's help, the bullet is removed and Oliver is stabilized. Flashbacks show Oliver trying to treat Wilson's infected wound by finding the herbs Yao used. She dresses as a purple vigilante and the duo has another man from the list arrested. While decrypting it, Felicity uncovers a link to Walter—a money transfer was made to Dominic Alonzo, an underground casino owner who was hired to kidnap Walter. Laurel becomes suspicious when Oliver does not react to it, and concludes he already knew.
Oliver succeeds, apparently killing Lawton in the process, but Diggle is shot during the fight. Diggle decides to investigate her daily activities. However, when the character returned in the second season, Wood was replaced by. Filming for the island flashbacks takes place in Vancouver's Whytecliff Park area, near beachfront homes. Flashbacks show the Chinese archer, , capturing Fyers, who tells Oliver that the island was a prison for dangerous criminals and that his unit was tasked to exterminate the inmates, including Yao, after the program was shut down. Title 1 Legacy 13 Spectre of the Gun 2 The Recruits 14 The Sin-Eater 3 A Matter of Trust 15 Fighting Fire with Fire 4 Penance 16 Checkmate 5 Human Target 17 Kapiushon 6 So It Begins 18 Disbanded 7 Vigilante 19 Dangerous Liaisons 8 Invasion! He is intercepted by a wounded man who asks for help, but Oliver leaves him, believing it to be a trap.
He confronts Moira about the Undertaking, which prompts her to hold a press conference and reveal to the city her involvement with Malcolm and the plan to destroy the Glades. Amell interview with Collider A week later, was cast as the original character , named after the writer. Afterward, Oliver kills Fyers, revealed to have gained relative skill with bow. In a flashback to the island, Oliver and Wilson steal the circuit board of the anti-aircraft missile launcher, which the latter states can start a war, and offer Fyers a trade of the board with a way out of the island. Seasons Overview Season Episodes Originally aired Nielsen ratings First aired Last aired Rank Average viewers 1 23 October 10, 2012 May 15, 2013 130 3. After killing the latter, the hitman comes to the Queen residence to kill all remaining witnesses, but Oliver manages to kill him.
Diggle finds out that Falk is using an abandoned subway car, and Oliver is able to catch the car and kill Falk. As the vigilante, he enlists the help of Quentin to prevent Lawton's plan. In August, it was announced that would be joining the series in an unspecified recurring role. After reading the pilot script, Neely went away to start composing on his own. It's actually incredibly ambitious to do these flashbacks every week, every single episode.
Oliver learns that the attacker is , Frank's daughter, with whom he had just been on a date. The plan works and the charges are dropped after Quentin kills a man who was sent by Moira's co-conspirator to kill Oliver. He returns to civilization a changed man, determined to put things right. Oliver initially refuses, believing that it detracts from his mission to right Robert's wrongs, but agrees finally. In its second episode, Arrow became the only new network drama in the 2012—13 season to hold its ratings in both adults 18—34 and adults 18—49 from its premiere to its second week. Note: The ratings must be searched for. Wintergreen accepted Fyers' offer to change sides.
In flashbacks, Oliver meets , an operative who came to the island to free Yao Fei. Chien hires Lawton, who is revealed to have survived Oliver's attack, to take out Malcolm after the previous gunman's death. Before he can be executed, Wilson arrives, rescuing Oliver and killing Wintergreen. The plan works and Oliver's team breaks into Malcolm's company for information. Meanwhile, Walter discovers that Moira has been keeping the salvaged and sabotaged family yacht hidden in a warehouse.
Arrowfocuses on the humanity of Oliver Queen, and how he was changed by time spent shipwrecked on an island. Laurel proves to Dinah and Quentin that Sara is not alive. She also deduces Oliver's identity as the vigilante after witnessing him fight Frank's henchmen. Oliver manages to stop the Dodger and deactivate the collar. In order to save Diggle's life, Oliver is forced to reveal his dual identity to him.