This year’s Arrowverse crossover, “Elseworlds,” only one week away, The CW has released a trailer providing an extensive look at the epic DCTV event.
The extended clip shows Stephen Amell’s Oliver Queen waking up under Barry Allen’s identity as The Flash with Iris West-Allen unaware of the changes to reality. As the hero regroups with Barry, under his identity as the Green Arrow, and Supergirl, they find a threat that endangers of all the DCTV Multiverse.
Footage includes a glimpse or two of Batwoman and Superman in the black Superman suit.
Here’s what the synopsis’ look like:
“Elseworlds, Part 1” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET)
EPIC ELSEWORLDS CROSSOVER KICKS OFF — When Allen (Grant Gustin) and Oliver Queen (guest star Stephen Amell) wake up one morning and realize they have swapped bodies with each other, the two set off to find out what disturbed the timeline to cause such a shift. However, things quickly go from bad to worse when they present their case to Team Flash and the gang doesn’t believe them. Barry and Oliver realize they need Supergirl’s (guest star Melissa Benoist) help and travel to Smallville on Earth-38 where they end up meeting Kara’s cousin, Clark Kent (guest star Tyler Hoechlin), and intrepid reporter, Lois Lane (guest star Elizabeth Tulloch). LaMonica Garrett guest stars as The Monitor. Kevin Tancharoen directed the episode written by Eric Wallace & Sam Chalsen (#509). Planned airdate: 12/9/2018.
“Elseworlds, Part 2” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET)
THE ELSEWORLDS CROSSOVER CONTINUES IN GOTHAM CITY WITH BATWOMAN (RUBY ROSE) — With Oliver (Stephen Amell) and Barry (guest star Grant Gustin) still stuck in the other’s bodies, the two get a lead on John Deegan (guest star Jeremy Davies) and head to Gotham City with Supergirl (guest star Melissa Benoist) to figure out why their reality has changed. While there, they meet the mysterious Kate Kane (guest star Ruby Rose) who provides them with information that leads the group to Arkham Asylum. James Bamford directed the episode with teleplay by Marc Guggenheim and story by Caroline Dries (#709). Planned airdate: 12/10/2018.
“Elseworlds, Part 3” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET)
THE BATTLE CONCLUDES — Supergirl (Melissa Benoist), The Flash (guest star Grant Gustin), Green Arrow (guest star Stephen Amell) and Superman (guest star Tyler Hoechlin) engage in the battle of their lives. Jesse Warn directed the episode with story by Marc Guggenheim and teleplay by Derek Simon & Robert Rovner (#409). Planned airdate: 12/11/2018.
This year’s Arrowverse crossover event will involve the casts of Supergirl, Arrow, and The Flash. The event will unfold over three nights, starting with a special episode of The Flash on Sunday, December 9 at 8 p.m. ET/PT. Then, it continues Monday, December 10, with Arrow and concludes on Tuesday, December 11, with Supergirl.