“I think it’s going to expedite our storyline for next season … I do think what it does is really puts a lot of stress on the identity of who Oliver Queen is and how the team is going to deal with it, and what is their new identity as a team going forward… How do you deal with a secret that’s been going on for so long and still keep it as close to home as possible?“

Emily Bett Rickards talks about how is that Oliver’s revelation of his identity is going to affect the season finale | TV Guide