Like Smallville before it, Arrow aims to tell the early years of a DC superhero – but is Green Arrow cool enough to sustain a show?
The new fall season has another new show debuting this week, and this one is pure comic book superhero geekness. Arrow brings the DC comics sharpshooter Green Arrow to the small screen with a remarkably faithful adaptation. But are the emerald archer’s exploits exciting enough to engage an audience, or does the cable budget make this one miss the mark? Alex, Dan, and Jeff tune in to the pilot episode to find out.