After a light and entertaining episode, The Flash hits rock bottom in darkness, in the latest one. Clifford Devoe strikes the team Flash which causes tremors once and for all.
As we know from the earlier episodes, Thinker is on a mission and “Lose Yourself” provides the perfect platform for him to execute his dreaded evil plan. He absorbs both final bus meta Edwin Gauss, (aka The Folding Man) and last week’s gravity controlling metahuman, Janet Petty. None of these were huge when compared to Devoe taking over Ralph.
Hartley Sawyer’s Ralph Dibny had an interesting character arc this season. From being a comic relief to devoted superhero/sidekick, it was a 360-degree transformation. Losing him can be considered as a big liability for the Team Flash. Even Caitlin snow suffered a loss when DeVoe touched Caitlin, he triggered Melting Point’s ability