On the bright side, the preview also offers up a glimpse at some much welcome (Roy! Nyssa!), surprising (Katana!) and truly shocking (Goth Felicity flashback?!) returns.
Plus: Oliver gets competition in the mayoral race, someone finds themselves on the receiving end of a pointed gun and Damien puts an arrow in The Green Arrow.
Press PLAY above to get a sneak peek at the back half of Season 4, resuming this Wednesday at 8/7c on The CW, then hit the comments with your thoughts on the action.