Fire Escape
Season 5, Episode 1 (81)
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Written by Illyriarocks
Directed by Illyriarocks
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Fire Escape is the first episode of Birds of Prey Season 5 and the 81st episode overall.


PART 1 OF 2: DISCORD RESURFACES- Three years after their last encounter with Synthetics, Laurel Lance has another run-in with D.I.S.C.O.R.D.. Nyssa Raatko reunites with Ray Palmer under strange circumstances. Helena Bertinelli introduces Thea Queen to Barbara Gordon. Brainiac strikes when the team is most vulnerable.

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  • Antagonists: D.I.S.C.O.R.D., Brainiac
  • Title Meaning: Ray's evaluation of his relationship with Carrie.
  • 1st episode this season to feature all main characters.
  • This episode takes place on May 3, 2023.
  • This episode is named after the song of the same name by Matthew Mayfield.
  • Diana was last seen in Superhero Club.
  • This is the 5th season premiere.
    • This is the 5th season premiere to feature Laurel, Helena, Thea, and Brainiac.
    • This is the 4th season premiere to feature Nyssa, Carrie, and Ray.
    • This is the 3rd season premiere to feature E19 Oliver.
    • This is the 2nd season premiere to feature DISCORD/Sonus, E1 Alex, Tess, Nyssa Raatko, and E2 Vandal Savage.
    • This is the 1st season premiere to feature Andrea, Barbara, and Diana.
    • This is the 2nd season premiere to not feature Sara.



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