Supergirl followers have seen Reign on their televisions for a handful of episodes now, though she’s at the moment very removed from the “World Killer” persona that is been connected to the character up to now. Whereas Sam seems fairly docile now, it seems followers will not have to attend lengthy earlier than her life as a villain turns into absolutely realized. A latest episode synopsis for the present has indicated that the December 4th episode, titled “Reign” will lastly see Sam get villainous.
Based on the synopsis, “Reign” will function Supergirl investigating a “mysterious image” that has been popping up throughout Nationwide Metropolis. It will not take too lengthy for her to determine this image originates from an historic prophecy that tells her it is the mark of the World Killer Reign. The Supergirl episode incorporates a tagline “Reign Challenges Supergirl”, so it will seem a throwdown between Kara and Sam is a chance. The episode additionally teases pressure between Lena and Morgan in addition to James intervening, so it isn’t as if this episode is totally Reign-centric. With the episode premiere three weeks away, when precisely will Sam have time to change into a full-fledged villain?
She’s not evil but, however Sam is properly conscious that one thing is up along with her at this level. She has been seeing hallucinations, using tremendous power, and studying she’s bulletproof all through Season three, but it surely’s not as if she understands any of it. If episode 9 options what it says within the opening traces of its synopsis (Reign challenges Supergirl), then issues should speed up with Sam in a short time on Monday’s episode 7. Following week’s episode being devoted to the mega-crossover, it is laborious to think about Supergirl will revolve round Sam’s realization of changing into a villain throughout that. So episode 7 would possibly function the catalyst to all the pieces that goes down in episode 9.
So what precisely occurs that elevates Supergirl single mother Sam into full-fledged Reign? That a lot isn’t so clear. What is obvious is that Sam has no reminiscence of Krypton or being despatched to Earth, and he or she most likely would not have that snazzy costume we have seen sitting up in her closet.
What we do know is that the episode following Supergirl’s official introduction of Reign will function an look by the Legion of Super-Heroes. No matter occurs in Episode 9 with Reign have to be tough, as a result of we additionally know that Kara will likely be calling on the Legion of Tremendous-Heroes to assist her defeat the World Killer all through Season three. It is form of troublesome to consider at the moment that Sam will likely be that onerous to beat, given she’s solely simply now changing into conscious of her superpowers, so maybe one thing is launched within the subsequent couple episodes that brings her up to the mark sufficient to beat the identical hero who actually stopped a mass alien invasion.
Supergirl is all new Monday, November 20th at eight p.m. ET on The CW. Reign is not the one foe the Supergirl staff has to fret about in Season three, as a brand new casting has teased one more comic book villain making their manner into Kara’s aspect of the Arrow-verse. Learn extra on that, or for a listing of the remaining exhibits that also have but to make their debut in 2017, go to our fall premiere guide. CinemaBlend additionally has a listing that covers the exhibits that did not survive 2017, and folk can see that on our cancellation guide. Lastly, check out when Supergirl will come again from the autumn break in our midseason premiere guide.