Iris West and Barry Allen’s daughter from the future, Nora, does everything to excess, which is why they call her XS. She’s a bit extra and enthusiastic, but her personality is the perfect jolt of energy The Flash needs. Unfortunately, she brings some really bad news from the future.
Mild spoilers follow for The Flash Season 5 premiere, “Nora.”
The Flash Season 5 premiered Tuesday, October 9 and Nora’s the protagonist these days, narrating the intro about her being “the fastest woman alive.” The “big, big mistake” she’s made isn’t made totally clear, but everyone’s worried about her presence messing up the timeline. After Barry realizes that Nora mentioned spending time with her mother in the future but not him, he asks her the hard question. What happens to the Flash in the future?