#39 || SPEEDY

Speedy is the name of two DC Comics superheroes, that served as teenaged sidekicks for the Green Arrow

In many episodes of Arrow, Oliver has called Thea by her nickname “Speedy”.
In Arrow’s episode “Birds of Prey”, Oliver in an attempt to keep Roy from killing a man who had just shot him through the hand, called Roy “Speedy!

In the comics, Roy Harper started his career as “Speedy”, before becoming Red Arrow and Arsenal

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#40 || THE AMAZO

AMAZO was the name of the ship where Oliver spent most of his time during his second year “lost”. On board and in charge was Dr. Anthony Ivo who wished to seek out the Mirakuru, located on a lost submarine somewhere around the island.

In the comics, AMAZO was created by Professor Ivo with revolutionary Absorption Cell Technology. An android can replicate the powers of any metahuman he encounters.

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