On last week’s episode of Arrow, Oliver learned from Felicity that Walter had found a journal with “The List” hidden in the Queen household. This news left Oliver wondering if Walter’s disappearance could be tied to the journal, and who could have orchestrated it. Considering Mr. Queen is already deceased, this leaves one possible person: Moira.
This week in “Betrayal,” Oliver and Diggle butt heads when Dig suggests Oliver investigate Moira about Walter’s disappearance and the journal. While Oliver dealt with the thought his mother might not be who he thinks she is, he wasn’t alone. Laurel also grappled with the realization that her father’s hatred was more important to him than her. Dealing with family issues wasn’t the only problem Oliver and Laurel faced. Master criminal Cyrus Vanch was recently released from prison, and wasn’t as reformed as he should have been for his past transgressions. (More…)