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"Well, was it worth it? All that pain and misery you brought back from that island? Merlyn, Slade Wilson? Wouldn't it be better if you just died there?"
Quentin Lance to Oliver Queen[src]

The third season of Arrow premiered on October 8, 2014 on The CW and concluded on May 13, 2015. The season consisted of 23 episodes.



Main cast

Recurring cast



  • This is the first season to not have a main character killed off.
  • This is the first season to feature John Barrowman as a series regular.
  • This is the last season (until Season 7) to feature Colton Haynes as a series regular.
  • This is the first season where said season's main antagonist dies.
  • With the flashbacks in "Suicidal Tendencies" being revolved around Deadshot, this season marks the first time flashbacks have centered entirely around a recurring or guest character.

Home media release

Main article: Arrow: Complete Third Season

A boxset of the third season, titled Arrow: Complete Third Season, was released on DVD and Blu-ray on September 22, 2015. It contained additional features, deleted scenes, a gag reel and the Arrow panel from the San Diego Comic-Con International 2014.[2]


Title cards

Promotional images

Character portraits