#1 Posted by Rick475069 (241 posts) - - Show Bio

Would you give The New 52 Flash the ability to fly? Would that make him more powerful?

#2 Posted by Catsnlynne (1178 posts) - - Show Bio

Barry Allen runs so fast that I don't think he needs to fly.

#3 Posted by Glitch_Spawn (17179 posts) - - Show Bio

Nahh. He's the Flash. The light speed running is kind of his thing.

#4 Posted by JediXMan (33442 posts) - - Show Bio

He doesn't need to fly.

#5 Edited by colonyofcells (2039 posts) - - Show Bio

I prefer a flying Flash like Johnny Quick (Johnny Chambers) and Kingdom Come Flash.

#6 Posted by Jorgevy (5165 posts) - - Show Bio

why would you give him flight? I dont get the point

#7 Posted by Sufferthorn (1778 posts) - - Show Bio

Just keep him about 10-20 notchs above Supermans speed and i'm happy.

#8 Posted by colonyofcells (2039 posts) - - Show Bio

Running at light speed just sounds dumb.

#9 Posted by jwalser3 (6116 posts) - - Show Bio

Didn't Flash back then, run on light beams?

#10 Edited by Timandm (3393 posts) - - Show Bio

If he's running at the speed of light, then theoretically, he should be able to run through the air... It's the same concept as him running across water... In fact, his velocity wouldn't have to be anywhere near the speed of light for the density of the atmosphere to be thick enough for him to run on or through...

@colonyofcells said:

Running at light speed just sounds dumb.

Have to agree with you... the electrical impulses that travel through human neurons, travel SLOWER than the speed of light. So, him being able to see or think fast enough to make a turn or know when to stop?????? Yeah, you have to come up with one of those, "It's the speed force" explanations...