Her very existence a battle between light and darkness, Rachel Roth fights for a world in which she’s feared…and in which she fears she may never belong. 1 Quotations by or about Raijin (Prime Earth), https://dc.fandom.com/wiki/Raijin_(Prime_Earth)?oldid=2794420, This character is an adaptation of Raijin, a character in traditional stories.
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In response, Barry and his friends have been trying to create an artificial Speed Force, but so far they have proven unsuccessful. DC Database is a FANDOM Movies Community.
Grodd corrupted him, however, and either provided him with or created him to create the lightning wand.
Better yet, it gives the series the opportunity to take some liberties with the character as far as his identity goes. 1 Takes an Academic Approach to Monsters. Plugged into every computer on Earth, he supports the Justice League with access, surveillance and strength. He is an avid statue and Funko Pop! All the latest gaming news, game reviews and trailers. What's more, Raijin is also somehow responsible for the Speed Force storm that occurred over Central City at the start of The Flash's Rebirth relaunch. The Flash, Godspeed, Kid Flash. If the villain has the ability to control the Speed Force, then maybe it isn't exactly dead.
His favorite Avenger is Captain America, and that was long before the character starred in a very successful film franchise. Raijin is a fairly recent addition to the DC Universe, debuting in 2018's The Flash #35. Season 6 of The Flash has seen Barry Allen deal with multiple threats. Twitch is the world's leading video platform and community for gamers. Then, once the Multiverse was saved, Barry returned to business as usual, facing a different kind of enemy in the Black Hole organization, which has ties to various metahumans as well as the new Mirror Master. They are highly-advanced, and somehow able to generate their own super-speed. Summary. Raijin, Negative Flash (while brainwashed by Grodd), Multiplex, Joseph Carver, Dr. Holt, Dr. Huskk. While there is still much about the character that is being kept under wraps, he wears a super-powered armor that gives him the ability to manipulate electricity. The masked villain may not technically be a speedster, but he can still travel through lightning, which effectively makes him as fast as the Flash. But there's also been another, smaller menace in the return of Godspeed. With his carefree personality and ability to transform into any animal, Garfield Logan’s superheroics can run a bit wild. But you’ll never find a more loyal teammate. With CBR, he has been able to write about his favorite subjects, from the MCU to Doctor Who. Raijin Comics » 47 issues.
My name is Raijin. Bow to him, Flash! Star Wars: Is the Mandalorian at Odds With the New Republic? He later recruits Multiplex and Gorilla Grodd in his campaign against the Flash just as he reveals himself to Barry as the leader of the Black Hole. All Site Content TM and © 2020 DC Entertainment, unless otherwise noted here. On top of that, if Raijin is truly a conduit for the Speed Force, then that would explain why he's trying to steal the Flash's speed through his Godspeed doubles. Ian Cardona has written for CBR since 2017. The first hint that he could be coming to the show might be in the doubles themselves. Labs who was obsessed with the Speed Force. Perhaps this is all in connection to Raijin. But that could only be part of the truth because Carver could easily answer to someone even bigger -- or he could even be manipulated into thinking he was in charge. Now, in "Pay the Piper," another double of Godspeed arrives in Central City to battle the Flash. If all that wasn't enough, the villain also revealed himself as the leader of the Black Hole organization.
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This article is a stub. No recent wiki edits to this page. Right now, it's unclear who's behind Godspeed...but it's possible Raijin, the self-proclaimed God of Lightning, is coming to the Arrowverse. Now he aids Batman while working to build a heroic identity of his own. The evil speedster appeared in the Season 6 premiere, where it was revealed he was a robotic double of the real villain.
The wand purportedly allows its user to control and study the Speed Force. Master of Lightning. All rights reserved. These include, but may not be limited to religious texts, myth, and/or folk lore. Raijin is a fairly recent addition to the DC Universe, debuting in 2018's The Flash #35.
If Black Hole is involved, then it's likely Raijin isn't far behind. My lord and master is the true god of the Speed Force. These versions of Godspeed are actually robots programmed to attack the Flash. More information on the original can be found. Black Hole was a terrorist organization whose goal was to research and exploit the Speed Force. First, he took on Bloodwork, but almost as soon as the villain was defeated, something much bigger came in the form of the Anti-Monitor.
KEEP READING: The Flash's Black Suit Is So Cool Looking We Wish It Was Real. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Click the button below to start this article in quick view. Covering the hottest movie and TV topics that fans want. But I am merely a loyal soldier in this conflict, Flash. While we still may not know who is underneath the Raijin mask, the villain could easily be behind the Godspeed doubles in The Flash. WARNING: The following contains major spoilers for "Pay the Piper," the latest episode of The Flash, which aired Tuesday on The CW. A true hero for the modern age, Victor Stone is the ultimate marriage of man and machine.
— Raijin src Volume » Published by Gutsoon. Better yet, if Flash were to face the villain, it could even give him the opportunity to save the Speed Force, and get his full abilities back. figures collector, and he's rapidly running out of shelf space. He is a Feature, Comic Breakouts and News writer. In the comics, Raijin's advanced armor indicates that he has knowledge of robotics, and his mysterious connection to the Speed Force could both explain how the villain would be able to create copies of Godspeed. While there is still much about the character that is being kept under wraps, he wears a super-powered armor that gives him the ability to manipulate electricity.
This storm created multiple new speedsters -- including Godspeed -- and Raijin was seemingly the one behind it.