• Supergirl's mid-season finale confirmed an unlikely hero's role in Crisis on Infinite Earths. 1 / 9

  • The final scene confirmed that The Monitor has recruited Lex Luthor to save the multiverse. 2 / 9

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  • Lex died in Supergirl's season 4 finale, killed by his sister Lena. 3 / 9

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  • However, a scene at the end of the finale suggested The Monitor had resurrected Lex. 4 / 9

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  • The final scene of "The Wrath of Rama Khan" confirmed that Lex was alive. 5 / 9

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  • The Monitor returned to his realm, where a bored Lex Luthor was playing chess against himself. 6 / 9

  • The Monitor informed Luthor that the multiverse needed a mind like his to survive. 7 / 9

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  • Unlikely as it may seem, Luthor may yet become the hero he sees himself as. 8 / 9

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