Barry Allen/Cisco Ramon
|Pairing:||Barry Allen/Cisco Ramon|
|Alternative name(s):||Barrisco, Flashvibe|
|Fandom:||The Flash (CW) (Arrowverse)|
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Barry/Cisco is the slash pairing of CW's The Flash characters Barry Allen (The Flash) and Cisco Ramon (Vibe). Although the characters appear in the DC Comics comicverse, the two have yet to be paired up there.
In the Arrowverse, Barry and Cisco become good friends after Barry gains his powers from the particle accelerator explosion in Central City. Cisco makes the Flash suit and other devices to aid Barry as he fights crime.
After Barry returned from the Flashpoint timeline, he revealed that Cisco's brother Dante hadn't died in the original timeline. This lead to tension between the two friends, as Cisco blamed Barry for his brother's death. The two eventually make up.
Barry/Cisco pairing first appeared early in season 1 as did the pairing name "Barrisco" although the pairing was more uncommon compared to the other slash ships that started at the same time. Although the pairing is fairly rare, many often consider the relationship between Barry & Cisco their brotp. "Flashvibe" pairing name became more common after Cisco showed signs of his abilities. Barry/Cisco fanworks have been produced fairly steadily throughout seasons since The Flash series first aired.
Cisco's powers allow him to vibe future events and travel to multiple Earths. His abilities and the multiverse in general are often used as a plot device in Flashvibe fics.
- And I'm Crashing Into You by poisonivory, Cisco fixes things that are broken, like super-suits and hearts. It's what friends do, right?
- cosmically intertwined by kaci3PO, "I'd track you down in a thousand timelines, if I had to."
- After All by hawkeyedpeas (pandacowhipster), When a breach suddenly opens up months after they've closed them all, the STAR Labs team is rightfully concerned, at least until they find out who crossed over, then it's just weird.
- Jerkass Dissonance by Ishmael, In which Cisco and Barry have a drink post S1E12 and Cisco talks about how Hartley was an asshole.
Archives & Fannish Links
- Barry/Cisco works at AO3
- Barry/Cisco works at FFN
- Tumblr tags: barry x cisco, cisco x barry, flashvibe, barrisco