First Clip From the Season 2 Premiere of Arrow

Wall Street Journal has just debuted the first clip from season 2 of The CW’s Arrow and it features some characters taking an unexpected journey to an interesting place. Here’s the full synopsis for the first episode: 

Diggle (David Ramsey) and Felicity (Emily Bett Rickards) travel to Lian Yu in search of Oliver (Stephen Amell) who left Starling City after The Undertaking.  Convinced to return home, Oliver finds that things are in worse shape than he thought – Isabel Rochev (guest star Summer Glau) is preparing a hostile takeover of Queen Consolidated, Thea (Willa Holland) refuses to visit Moira (Susanna Thompson) in jail, Roy (Colton Haynes) is trying to fill the void left by the Arrow’s absence, and Laurel (Katie Cassidy) is working with the District Attorney’s office to take down the vigilante.  Meanwhile, flashbacks to the island show Slade (Manu Bennett), Shado (guest star Celina Jade) and Oliver in a desperate situation.

Arrow Season 2 premieres on Wednesday, October 9th at 8 p.m. ET/PT.