After the shooting Felicity in and out of surgery for her gunshot wounds, and was later received prognoses that she would be left paralyzed from being shot. Oliver and team Arrow continues to search for Damion Darhk. Oliver turns to Captain Lance for information on Darhk's location, while Diggle interrogates his former hive brother Andy on Darhk’s possible location. They track down Darkh's location, but only find several dead Ghost soldiers and a symbol painted in blood. The team realizes that Lonnie Machin is back and is out for revenge against Darhk. Machin is caught, and Oliver interrogates him for information on Darkh. Eventually, Oliver sets Machin free to go after Darhk, tracking him in the process. Machin loses the tracker goes after Darhk's family, but with info Diggle got from Andy the team arrived at the house and saved them while Machin escapes after Thea hesitated to kill him. As repayment for saving his family, Darhk grants Oliver time to spend with his own family before Darhk kills him. In the flashbacks, Conklin presents Oliver as a traitor and the maps he found as proof to Reiter. While Conklin tortures Oliver, Reiter notices the spell on Oliver's stomach and forces Conklin to stop. In exchange for another prisoner's life, Oliver agrees to help Reiter.