The Best Moment Of Arrow’s Return Was Also Its Goofiest

The Best Moment Of Arrow’s Return Was Also Its Goofiest

For the past few seasons, Arrow‘s been a bit crazy, featuring supernatural threats, magical villains and crossover shenanigans. The fifth season, which premiered Thursday night, is being toted as a “back to basics” return to normalcy — except it also proved that bringing Arrow back to its roots doesn’t mean it can’t also engage in a bit of delightful comic book goofballery.

The Best Moment Of Arrow’s Return Was Also Its Goofiest

On the whole, “Legacy” really was all about capturing the tone of Arrow‘s early successes, before the days of

The Best Moment Of Arrow’s Return Was Also Its Goofiest

PARACHUTE TRICK ARROW. It’s no boxing glove, but it’s pretty damn glorious. This is the exact sort of level of silliness Arrow should have alongside its return to the more rooted world of its earlier seasons. We know there are still big crossovers with Flash, Supergirl and Legends to come that could take the show away from that “back to basics” hallmark, but if it can keep at it, while giving us occasionally silly moments like this, season five should be a return to form for the Emerald Archer.

The Best Moment Of Arrow’s Return Was Also Its Goofiest

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