rivals of the Flash

Reverse-Flash is a name used by many fictional supervillains appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.

A cosplayer dressed up as Reverse-Flash

A known version of the character is Edward Clariss (also known as the Rival[1] and Rival Flash) first appeared in Flash Comics #104 (February 1949), and was created by John Broome and Joe Kubert. Another well-known version is Eobard Thawne.

The character's design is the complete opposite of The Flash with a yellow suit and red flash design.


  1. "The Flash's 10 Fastest Villains, Ranked". CBR. 22 April 2019. Retrieved 1 May 2019.