After a violent shipwreck, billionaire playboy Oliver Queen was missing and presumed dead for five years before being discovered alive on a remote island in the Pacific. When he returns home to Starling City Oliver has been changed by his ordeal on the island. While he hides the truth about the man he's become, he desperately wants to make amends for the actions he took as the boy he was.
Arrow Season 1 (2012-2013)
|1x01 Pilot |
After five years stranded on a desert island, Oliver returns to his hometown of Starling City and vows to put his developed survival skills to use carrying out his father's last wishes ...
|Oct. 10, 2012|
|1x02 Honor Thy Father |
Laurel tries to prosecute Martin Somers, a drug smuggler who is on Oliver's list. and responsible for the death of her client's father. Meanwhile, Oliver tries to reconnect with his ...
|Oct. 17, 2012|
|1x03 Lone Gunmen |
A master assassin arrives in town and kills one of the businessman that Oliver is targeting. While Oliver goes after him, he discovers that he must protect his stepfather Walter and ...
|Oct. 24, 2012|
|1x04 An Innocent Man |
When Oliver learns of an innocent man framed by one of the men on his list, he turns to Laurel for help getting a confession from the guilty party. Meanwhile, Diggle considers Oliver's ...
|Oct. 31, 2012|
|1x05 Damaged |
Oliver is arrested for murder and insists that Laurel defend him, putting her at odds with her father. However, when Oliver offers to take a polygraph test, Laurel asks him if there ...
|Nov. 07, 2012|
|1x06 Legacies |
When an off-duty officer is wounded by bank robbers calling themselves the Royal Flush Gang, Diggle tries to convince Oliver that he must do more than go after the men on his father's ...
|Nov. 14, 2012|
|1x07 Muse of Fire |
Oliver meets a kindred spirit: the daughter of a mobster who has her own desire for vengeance. A new vigilante in Starling City is going after mobster Frank Bertinelli. However, when ...
|Nov. 28, 2012|
|1x08 Vendetta |
Oliver takes Helena under his wing and trains her in how to be a vigilante that seeks justice rather than vengeance. However, Diggle has concerns about Helena. Meanwhile, Tommy continues ...
|Dec. 05, 2012|
|1x09 Year's End |
A mysterious archer is on the loose in Starling City, framing Oliver for murders he didn't commit. As Oliver tries to track the copy cat down with Quentin's help, he tries to juggle ...
|Dec. 12, 2012|
|1x10 Burned |
When Joanna's brother is killed in a mysterious fire, she asks Laurel for help. Laurel calls the Hood, unaware that Oliver is having a crisis of confidence after the Dark Archer defeated ...
|Jan. 16, 2013|
|1x11 Trust But Verify |
An armored bank robbery puts Oliver on the trial of Ted Gaynor, a man on his father's list... and Diggle's former commanding officer. Meanwhile, Thea suspects that Malcolm and Moira ...
|Jan. 23, 2013|
|1x12 Vertigo |
Oliver hunts down a drug dealer known as "The Count" to prevent the distribution of a new drug known as Vertigo... after Thea has been arrested for using it. While Oliver turns to a ...
|Jan. 30, 2013|
|1x13 Betrayal |
Mobster Cyrus Vanch gets out of prison on a technicality and plans to take over the power vacuum in Starling City by taking down the biggest threat: The Hood. Meanwhile, Diggle confirms ...
|Feb. 06, 2013|
|1x14 The Odyssey |
Diggle finds himself working with an unlikely ally when Felicity brings a wounded Oliver to the warehouse. As Oliver's life hangs in the balance, he remembers his time on the island ...
|Feb. 13, 2013|
|1x15 Dodger |
A jewel thief known as Dodger targets rare gems in Starling City. Felicity convinces Oliver to go after the thief, and Oliver bugs McKenna's phone to get the information he needs to ...
|Feb. 20, 2013|
|1x16 Dead To Rights |
Deadshot is back and working with China White to kill Malcolm Merlyn. While Oliver goes after the two assassins, he struggles to help Tommy resolve his issues with his father and navigate ...
|Feb. 27, 2013|
|1x17 The Huntress Returns |
Helena returns to town to track down her father and kill him, and needs Oliver to help her. Meanwhile, Oliver tries to balance his personal and his vigilante lives, Thea grows closer ...
|Mar. 20, 2013|
|1x18 Salvation |
A new vigilante, The Savior, stalks The Glades, killing those that he believes have wronged the residents and broadcasting their deaths online. When The Savior explains that he was ...
|Mar. 27, 2013|
|1x19 Unfinished Business |
A young woman who dies after an apparent drug overdose of Vertigo made a call to Tommy just before she died, and Quentin believes that he had something to do with her death. Meanwhile, ...
|Apr. 03, 2013|
|1x20 Home Invasion |
When a hitman kills a couple that is going to testify against his employer, Laurel takes their young son in. She soon finds herself being stalked by the killer, and Oliver must choose ...
|Apr. 24, 2013|
|1x21 The Undertaking |
Diggle refuses to work with Oliver, forcing the vigilante to turn to Felicity when he needs to infiltrate a casino whose owner has information on Walter's whereabouts. Meanwhile, Tommy ...
|May. 01, 2013|
|1x22 Darkness On The Edge Of Town |
As the Dark Archer, Malcolm eliminates the scientists who created the Markov Device and then ships it to Starling City to destroy The Glades. Meanwhile, Oliver, Diggle, and Felicity ...
|May. 08, 2013|
|1x23 Sacrifice |
Oliver escapes imprisonment at Malcolm's hands and races to stop his plan to level The Grades. Meanwhile, Moira makes a startling announcement, Thea looks for Roy when panic sweeps ...
|May. 15, 2013|
Season 1 Characters
Season 1 Videos[none added]
Season 1 Quotes
|Season 1 / Episode 4: - An Innocent Man|
Moira Queen: You wanted to see me?
Malcolm Merlyn: You look nervous, Moira.
Moira Queen: Do I have a reason to be?
Malcolm Merlyn: We all do. [shows her the police sketch of the vigilante]
Moira Queen: A modern day Robin Hood? What, are you worried that your net worth makes you a target?
Malcolm Merlyn: Jason Brodeur, Adam Hunt, Warren Patel. Tell me you see a connection, Moira!
Moira Queen: He's not targeting the rich?
Malcolm Merlyn: No, he's not. He's targeting the list.
|Season 1 / Episode 23: - Sacrifice|
Malcolm Merlyn: Don't struggle. It's over. There was never any doubt in the outcome. Don't worry. Your mother and sister will be joining you in death.
Oliver Queen: Thank you for teaching me what I'm fighting for. But my father taught me how.
Season 1 Trivia
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