Barry and Ralph must go undercover as criminals in an illegal black market to purchase a device that could help them stop Cicada. Once inside, Barry and Ralph find their morality tested as they slip deeper into the criminal world, eventually having to choose between committing a crime, or losing the means to defeat one of their greatest foes. Meanwhile, Iris investigates a lead on Cicada's whereabouts and ends up in a dangerous situation.
Did You Know?
In the comics, Goldface was temporarily married to the Blacksmith, aka Amunet Black. Blacksmith used a sample of the formula that gave Goldface his powers to grant her the ability to manipulate metal, which Amunet has used both as an enemy and later as an ally of Team Flash against the Thinker. See more
Goldface survived several shots due to his gold armor, but in reality, gold is relatively weak and soft. See more
So, Cisco's breakthrough came from analyzing identical twins who were hit by the particle accelerator dark matter; cases where one developed powers and the other didn't. The key difference in both cases...
The pituitary gland?
Exactly. In some cases, the pituitary gland metabolizes dark matter, thus manifesting in meta powers.
So to turn a meta-human into a human-human...
We neutralize the dark matter in the pituitary gland. Except there's one problem. The cure isn't instant. We would have to ...
References The Matrix
Performed by Rob Zombie See more