Arrowverse Wiki
Arrowverse Wiki
For the season 1 episode, see "The Man in the Yellow Suit".
For the eponymous character, see Eobard Thawne.

"The Man in the Yellow Tie" is the eighteenth episode of the eighth season of The Flash, and the one-hundred-sixty-ninth episode overall. It aired on June 15, 2022.



This section is a stub. You can help expand this section by adding some information.



Special guest star

Guest starring






  • The episode title is similar to that of the Season 1 episode, "The Man in the Yellow Suit".
  • This episode marks the first appearance of Matt Letscher (Eobard Thawne) on The Flash since "Flashpoint".
  • Ray Palmer mentions fighting off creatures from Morlaidh with his sword, a reference to the Sword of the Atom comic.
    • This offscreen battle is also in partial reference to his experience with an ion infused sword in "Camelot/3000".
  • In following with the season's catchphrase of "leveling up", Cecile and the Negative Speed Force display substantially upgraded abilities.
  • In describing Diggle's oddyseys across the cosmos, Eobard references the Source Wall, the barrier of the multiverse in DC comics. He also mentions Mandrakk, a cosmic entity from the comics also known as Dax Novu, the Dark Monitor.
  • This episode contains flashback scenes from past episodes of The Flash, DC's Legends of Tomorrow, Arrow, and Batwoman.
  • This is the first eighteenth episode of a The Flash season to not feature August Heart/Godspeed since Season 4's "Lose Yourself".